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The deadline for submitting information for this column is 5 p.m. Thursday. Kathy Smith can be reached at 262-246-4737 or ksmith0254@yahoo.com.

Tire roundup

The town of Lisbon will hold its annual tire roundup from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 15, at the municipal garage, N72 W24958 Good Hope Road, Lisbon.

Only passenger car and small truck tires will be accepted. Rims and wheels must be removed. The cost is $2 per tire.

Call the garage at 262-246-3416 for more information.

Brush pickup

The town of Lisbon Public Works Department will begin spring brush pickup at 6 a.m. Monday, April 17.

The department will make one pass through the town in approximately three to four weeks. Branches must be less than 8 feet in length, and less than 5 feet in diameter. Residents should stack branches neatly by the road with butt ends facing the road. No stumps, railroad ties, landscape timbers, garden waste or boxed or contained brush will be picked up.

Call the town hall at 262-246-6100 for more information.

Earth Day

The Sussex Green Team will honor Earth Day with a Bugline Appreciation Walk and Cleanup from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 22.

Meet by Malabar Coffee, N63 W23217 Main St., Sussex, at 9 a.m. for a nature-inspired scavenger hunt and nature-based craft stations along the 1.2-mile walk toward Village Park. Games, treats and animals, courtesy of the Humane Animal Welfare Society (HAWS), will be set up at the park. The event is part of the Waukesha County-wide Clean-up, sponsored by the Waukesha County Green Team. Those interested should register for the event at www.waukeshacountygreenteam.org.

Email sussexgreenteam@gmail.com for more information.

MFSO performs

The Menomonee Falls Symphony Orchestra will present “Dramatic Scores of the Masters" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 22, in the Hamilton Fine Arts Center, W220 N6151 Town Line Road, Sussex.

This performance will showcase the first- and second-place winners of the young artist competition, Manuel Landin and Alexander Zhu. Repertoire includes Barber's “Adagio for Strings” and works of Aaron Copland. Tickets are adults $15, senior citizens (65 and older) $12 and students younger than 18, $6. Tickets may be purchased online at www.HamiltonFineArtsCenter.com, by phone at 800-838-3006 or at the HFAC box office from 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays.

Call the MFSO at 414-881-0989 or visit www.mfso.net for more details.

Presidential libraries

“The Presidents are Expecting You - A Tour of Presidential Libraries and Museums” will be presented at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at the Pauline Haass Public Library, N64 W23820 Main St., Sussex.

Join William Isbister as he discusses the libraries of Hoover through George W. Bush and many before Hoover. Historical documents and personal items will be displayed.

Call the library at 262-246-5180 for more details.

Reminders

Maple Literary society meets, 1 p.m. Monday, April 17, Sussex Civic Center, multipurpose room A, N64 W23760 Main St. Discussing “One Good Dog” by Susan Wilson. All books on hold at Pauline Haass Public Library. Civic Center, 262-246-5200.

Horne-Mudlitz VFW Post 6377 meets, 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, The Post Club House, W232 N6342 Waukesha Ave., Sussex. Post, 262-820-9704.

Grocery tour, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, Meijer, N51 W24953 Lisbon Road, Sussex. Presented by registered dietitians. Meijer, 262-932-2500.

Leo Club meets, 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, Hamilton High School Little Theater, W220 N6151 Town Line Road, Sussex. For students 12 to 18. Club purpose: to serve the community while developing skills in leadership, commitment and teamwork. sussexleoclub@yahoo.com.

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