April Events in the Greater Milwaukee Area

Easter eggs

The weather outside may still be a bit frightful, but spring is already here. Hopefully fair skies and sunshine are coming soon, as there are a variety of great events around the greater Milwaukee area this month aiming to get you and your family outside and enjoying our great state. Easter and Earth Day are just around the corner, with celebrations across the city for you to enjoy. Looking to have a fun day out with the whole family? Check out the Cheep, Cheep Easter Celebration out in Mukwonago on April 8, 9, and 15th. The Elegant Farmer is hosting..

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October Events in Our Service Area

Every now and then we like to stop talking about fences long enough to shine a light on some of the amazing things that are happening in our local community. It’s a way that we can support good causes. It’s also a great way to get neighbors out, about, and meeting each other. And let’s face it, October is an amazing time to get out anyway. You get that perfect fall weather, our beautiful fall color, and the Halloween season all rolled up in one. Doing NaNoWriMo this year? Get prepared by heading to the novelist’s workshop at AllWriter’s..

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Want to Start a Backyard Apiary? This Community Event Will Help

Do you love fresh, local honey? It’s hard to get better, tastier, fresher honey than honey harvested from your very own back yard. The City of Milwaukee (and many of the outlying suburbs) do require you to be a certified beekeeper if you want to have and enjoy this experience for yourself. What’s the easiest way to do that? Take advantage of the Milwaukee County Extension’s Certified Beekeeping program. The program starts on April 26. You can download a registration form here. Not sure if you want bees yet? Check out the program before you make the investment.

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