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911 service

A memorial service will be held Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Lisbon Town Hall 911 Memorial site, W234 N8676 Woodside Rd., Lisbon.

The pre-ceremony guard will begin watch over the World Trade Center Beam at 10 a.m. (please note the time change). The memorial ceremony will start with an honor guard presenting the coloring and laying a wreath over the beam. A guest speaker will deliver a message and a prayer service will follow. At 11:45 a.m. attendees will gather for light refreshments.

Call the Lisbon Town Hall at 262-246-6100, for more details.

Saddle Club

The Menomonee Falls Saddle Club meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, at the club's show grounds at N75 W25599 Highway 164 in the Town of Lisbon.

The club will hold a pleasure show at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, on the club's grounds.

Call Rosie Lambert at 414-651-3266 or Laurie Schulz at 414-379-0858 or visit for more information.

Sled Bugs

The Sussex Sled Bugs Snowmobile Club will hold its first meeting of the season at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, at the Sussex Bowl, N64 W24576 Main St., Sussex.

Those interested in membership or more information should visit the club's website at

VOWS Brat Fry

The Volunteer Organization of Women in Sussex (VOWS) will hold its Fall Brat Fry from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Sussex Piggly Wiggly, N63 W23735 Main St.

VOWS is a service organization for women of all ages, interested in the community. VOWS members meet once a month from September through June, at Waukesha State Bank, W249 N6688 State Highway 164, Sussex. The next meeting will be held Sept. 13. Guests are always welcome.

Visit  or call 262-244-0850, for more information.

Food drive

St. Alban's Episcopal Church will hold a Neighbors helping Neighbors food drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10.

Church members will be at the Sussex Pick 'n Save and Piggly Wiggly with lists of needed items. Donations will collected during that time.

Call the church at 262-246-4430, for more information.

Grief group

St. James Catholic Church offers a bereavement group which will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at Maxim's Restaurant, 18025 W. Capitol Dr., Brookfield.

The group meets the second Monday of every month. They also meet for fish fries at the Sussex Boneyard Pub and Grille the third Friday of every other month. This next meeting will be held Sept. 16.

Call Shirley McGill at 262-246-0553 or the church at 262-251-3944, for more information.


Depot Museum September hours, 1 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 10 and 24. Admission $4, children 10 and younger free. Appointments by calling Fred Keller, 262-246-3603 or Mike Reilly, 414-530-3121.

Men of St. Alban's (MOSA) meet 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, St. Alban's Episcopal Church, W239 N6440 Maple Ave., Sussex. Church, 262-246-4430.

September community banquets, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8 and 22, St. James Catholic Church, W220 N5688 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls. Free, public invited. Sussex United Methodist Church, 262-246-3748.

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