The North Shore Now compiles a list of events happening throughout our communities every week. Here is a sampling of events coming in the week ahead.
THURSDAY, MARCH 2
- The Harry and Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center will present "Venice Ghetto: Five Hundred Years of Life" at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 2, as part of a free series of film classes in the JCC Community Hall. For more information, contact Laurie Herman at email@example.com or 414-967-8212.
FRIDAY, MARCH 3
- Brian Schmidt, assistant editor of Trains Magazine, will present "Ohio Railroading" to the Wisconsin Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 3, at the North Shore Congregational Church, 7300 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Fox Point. The public is invited to this free event. Schmidt's presentation will show railroads in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan in the 1970s and 1980s through the lens of famed Michigan railroad photographer John Uckley.
- Whitefish Bay High School Theater Department will present "Les Miserables" at 7 p.m. Friday, March 3, at Whitefish Bay High School Auditorium, 1200 E. Fairmount Ave.
- Fish fry will be offered from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. every Friday during Lent at Holy Family Catholic Church, 4849 N. Wildwood Ave., Whitefish Bay.
SATURDAY, MARCH 4
- Milwaukee County Board Chairman Theo Lipscomb of Glendale and U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore will be available to meet with constituents during Moore's annual "district cafe" event from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 4, at North Shore Library, 6800 N. Port Washington Road. In addition to hearing thoughts and concerns from constituents, Moore and Lipscomb are also expected to provide updates from Congress and the county board, respectively.
- Whitefish Bay High School Theater Department will present "Les Miserables" at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 4, at Whitefish Bay High School Auditorium, 1200 E. Fairmount Ave.
SUNDAY, MARCH 5
- The Harry and Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center will present "Phoenix" at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 5, as part of a free series of film classes in the JCC Community Hall. For more information, contact Laurie Herman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 414-967-8212.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8
- Whitefish Bay author Cathy Breitenbucher will join former Wisconsin Gov. Martin Schreiber, at an appearance at 10 a.m., Wednesday, March 8, at Shorewood Village Center, 3920 N. Murray Ave. The two authored the book, "My Two Elaines; Learning, Coping and Surviving as an Alzheimer's Caregiver." The book is about Schreiber’s experience as a caregiver to his wife Elaine, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease 12 years ago.
- The Glendale Senior Citizens' Club will celebrate its anniversary Wednesday, March 8, at Libby Montana Restaurant, 5616 W. Donges Bay Road, Mequon. Doors open at 11:30 a.m., and lunch is served at 12:15 p.m. The cost is $23, with choice of entrée, salad, bread, beverage and cake. David Drake will provide Irish music and folk tales. Call 414-247-6029 with questions or to make reservations.