There's no need to travel far from home to fill your weekend plans. WaukeshaNOW.com in conjunction with the Waukesha & Pewaukee Visitors Bureau present these weekly community events and highlighted attractions for you and your family to enjoy.
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The Caring Place, Inc./ Caregiver Chat Positive Ways to De-Stress Our Lives
Back Massage, Aroma Therapy, and More Try out these relaxing techniques and learn how to de-stress. The Caring Place, 810 N. East Ave; 4-5:30pm; 262-542-6388 or 282-928-2314; www.caringplacewaukesha.org
Christmas Tree Lighting
The tree lighting will be on the Main Street Plaza at 6PM. Everything is set....the tree will be going up this week thanks to Bryce Styza Properties and Waukesha Floral, the Waukesha Choral Union coming to lead the carols, Pastor Mike Murphy from James Place/Elmbrook Church will share some thoughts and Lori Luther, Waukesha City Administrator, will welcome in the season and conduct the countdown. Santa will break from his busy schedule to make an appearance as well! The weather report looks great but chilly, so we will provide free hot cocoa to warm you, courtesy of the WDBA/Silver Bells and Coffee n' Beans.
Bring non perishables and/or cash for the Salvation Army ...to warm your hearts!
Country Music Through the Decades
Country Music Through the Decades is The Mary Beth Anthony Band’s tribute to the great variety of songs from our genre over the last 60 years. Tickets are $10 cash at the door. A portion of every ticket sale will go to the Women's Center of Waukesha.. Carroll University's Shattuck Auditorium; 7:30pm-10pm; ; www.MaryBethAnthony.com
Waukesha Christmas Parade
Historic Downtown Waukesha; ; 262-549-6154; www.downtownwaukesha.com
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Need a little R&R?
Check out one of our great locally owned salons for the the ultimate in service. http://www.visitwaukesha.org/thingstodoprimp.html
It’s always 82 degrees at the Country Springs Water park. Day passes are available. www.countryspringshotel.com or 262-547-0201
Nov. 22 2009 in Historic Downtown Waukesha
Be there. Holiday parade, holiday fair and the holiday stroll make Historic Downtown Waukesha the quaint holiday experience… bring the whole family! www.downtownwaukesha.com or 262-549-6154
Dolls of the World: Customs, Cultures and Celebrations
Through January 30, 2010; A colorful and rich exploration of world cultures as seen through a wealth of unique ethnic dolls. Explores the history of local settlements from our earliest inhabitants to current population trends in Waukesha County, including influences from England, Ireland, Wales, Germany, Native Americans and many others. Featuring dolls from the Toy Museum of New York as well as the museum's collection. This exhibit includes a hands-on area. For questions call 262-521-2859 or check out www.waukeshacountymuseum.org