Today in 1997: Seven activists are arrested for distributing copies of the Bill of Rights outside the Bradbury Science Museum, part of Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, the primary nuclear research facility in the United States.
It’s This Weekend’s Action Calendar!
Tonight, Absolutely Art and Café Zoma host a reception for this month’s artists Jackie Harrison-Jewell and Jeremy Amble. Meet the artists, view their work and enjoy catering by Bunky’s Cafe and live music by New York-based singer-songwriter Emily Forst. This is tonight from 5 to 9pm at 2322 Atwood Avenue. More info at 249-9100.
Tomorrow is Mad City Vegan Fest! – the annual celebration of veganism, filled with great food, inspiring speakers, awesome raffle prizes, and a host of vegan-minded exhibitors. The event is free and open to the public. VeganFest is tomorrow from 10am to 5pm at Goodman Community Center, 149 Waubesa Street. More info at veganfest.org.
Tomorrow is the Caddie Woodlawn Community Barn Dance fundraiser, with live music and calling by Rattletrap String Band. All dances are taught, all ages welcome – no experience required! If you can walk, you can dance! There is a suggested donation with proceeds benefitting First Wing Family Theatre’s June production of “Caddie Woodlawn”. This is tomorrow from 7 to 10pm at at the Deerfield Rod & Gun Club Hall, 4372 Rod & Gun Road, at the intersection of Highway 73 & BB, just north of Deerfield. Y’all come! More info at 608-764-5267 or firstname.lastname@example.org.