Vendors sought for

outdoor farmers market

The Waukesha Farmers Market is accepting applications for vendors and musicians for this year's market.

This is an open-air, producer-only public market that operates from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, May 7-Oct. 29, on the north side of the Fox River, downtown Waukesha.

Applications and information can be found at

Vendors should attend an organizational meeting at 5:30 or 7 p.m. Monday, April 25, at Martha Merrell's Bookstore, 231 W. Main St., Waukesha. For more information, call Norm Bruce, (262) 547-1060.

Musicians will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, at Martha Merrell's Bookstore. For more information, contact Terri Stine at

Celebrate Arbor Day and reforest a local park

The Waukesha County Park System invites residents to celebrate Arbor Day and help plant 1,000 tree seedlings.

Plantings will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 30, at Fox River Park, W264 S4500 River Road; Minooka Park, 1927 E. Sunset Drive; and Retzer Nature Center, S14W28167 Madison St.

The park entrance fees will be waived for the event. Preregister by Monday, April 25, at (262) 896-8074 or

Arbor Day is an annual observance that celebrates the role of trees in our lives.

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