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Let Freedom Strike this Labor Day Weekend

Start your Labor Day weekend plans early. All Friday-Saturday, you’re invited to bowl for a cause while having fun knocking pins down with your friends and family. Add 30 minutes of bowling for $5, and we’ll donate it to Bowlers to Veterans Link.

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WW2 Days at Old Falls Village

WWII Days at Old Falls Village
Experience World War II History at our Newest event in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

The First Annual Menomonee Falls WWII Days will take place on June 16-17, 2018 at Old Falls Village Historical Park.
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin – Enjoy the first annual WWII Days and Battle this year at Old Falls Village Park, (www.OldFallsVillage.com) on Saturday and Sunday June 16th and 17th located at the Southwest corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q.
Come to Old Falls Village Historical Park in Menomonee Falls just north of HWY 41 on Pilgrim Road on Saturday June 16th from 10am-5pm and Sunday June 17th from 10am-4pm. Come enjoy walking the grounds visiting military camps of both sides during WWII.
Here is your chance to be up close to reenactors displaying the ways of life and war of our American History. Come and greet Menomonee Falls Veterans of WWII in our school house and in the Public House by the Honor Flight Booth. Thank you for your Service!
Opening Ceremony by the Flag pole by County Line on Saturday morning 10 AM. Closing Ceremony by the School House at 3 PM on Sunday.
Speak to reenactors from both the Allied and Axis sides. Listen to speakers, watch a 1940’s fashion show, Swing Dance lessons and see weapons demonstrations. See an authentic WW2 vehicles, and weapons being fired during the Battle at 2:00 PM both days in a newly enlarged battle field. Pre-battle narration set the stage for the “Battle of Carentan”. Skirmishes and training events are viewable throughout the weekend. Watch for the flyover of several planes around Noon on Saturday thanks to the Commemorative Air Force.
New this Year! Enjoy the Depot Beer Garden with Eagle Park Brewery Friday 4-9pm, Saturday 2-9pm and Sunday 12-4pm. Beer Garden included with admission during the event hours.
Gift Shop, scavenger hunt, music, military vendors and displays can be seen during the weekend event. Food, drinks, and kettle corn all available during this family-friendly event. Children’s Scavenger hunt.
After hours during WWII Days, there will be a USO Themed Dance happening on Saturday night from 6-9pm featuring Command Performance Big Band. Come enjoy the music and practice your swing dancing.
Be a part of the Field of Honor! Purchase an American Flag that will be displayed as part of the Field of Honor along Pilgrim Road and County Line Q. This will be an amazing display of support for our Veterans. Include a message, poem, letter of support to a Veteran or loved one in your family. See our webpage to purchase your personal Flag! www.OldFallsVillage.com See Donate button on bottom of page to purchase your own flag to fly in support!
Come early and get your viewing spot to see the Battle at 2 PM both days!
Thank you to our sponsors: Malkins’ Flooring, JDog Junk Removal and Hauling, and the Schneider Family.
Located on the corner of Pilgrim Road and Country Line Q Rd. Event benefits and supports Old Falls Village Historical Park.
Adults $6, children under 12 $2, under 5 FREE
All Veterans FREE Admission both days with Military ID (UPDATED)
USO Themed Dance Admission $6. Veterans FREE
Admission to the event during the day includes the USO Dance at night. (UPDATED)
FREE Parking in the park. Bus shuttle service from the Park’nRide on Pilgrim Road Saturday.
Nancy Greifenhagen
President, Menomonee Falls Historical Society
Old Falls Village
N96W15791 County Line Rd. Menomonee Falls
SW Corner of Pilgrim Rd and County Line Rd Q
[email protected]

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Craft Beer 101

Calling all beer lovers! May 14th-20th is American Craft Beer Week. What better way to spend celebrating than indulging in the bubbly beverage? Join us Monday, May 14th for our very first craft beer workshop. Explore the people and places responsible for putting a cold craft beer into the hands of warm and friendly folks from Wisconsin. Matthew Janzen will talk about the book he spent an entire year cultivating; State of Craft Beer. Enjoy delicious samples of locally crafted beer from Raised Grain Brewing. Brew Master Alex Stanton will educate on the brewing process and the brainstorming that goes into the development of flavors. Both experts will be available for any questions you may have.

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I see you, and it gets better.

  I have a special set of skills. Skills that can make it seem like I have my crap together when I really don’t. What are these skills you ask? Makeup, hair styling expertise, a bright unwavering smile, all around bluffing in everyday conversation. Now you may be asking, why a person would need such […]

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HMN Monthly Meeting: Yoga for Holistic Parents

Relieve some stress while doing something good for yourself! Our class will be a 45-minute stretch-and-strengthen slow-flow-style yoga session. HMN member Becky will do her best to accommodate all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and please bring a mat.

Holistic Moms Network is a national non-profit organization providing information and support for people interested in natural living, holistic health and gentle parenting. Everyone is welcome to attend our monthly meetings to try out one or two events before becoming a member.

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Kids Night Out at the Wisconsin Humane Society

Looking for a fun way to spend a Friday night? Why not snack on pizza, make friends, and rub elbows with animal guests? Kids’ Night Out is a 2-hour event for kids ages 6 to 12 (and a chance for parents to enjoy an evening out for themselves).

Take a private shelter tour, make an animal-themed craft to take home, and meet some of our shelter guests!

The fee is $25.00 per child and includes dinner, beverages and all materials.

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