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November/December 2017

Event: November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Sponsor: Pancreatic Action Network
Location: Sobelman's at Marquette University
Category: Cancer Awareness
Event Dates: Sunday, November 12th.
Additional Info: For every burger sold, Sobelman's at 1601 W. Wells street, Milwaukee will donate one dollar to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Event: Purple Door
Sponsor: Pancreatic Action Network
Location: 205 S. 2nd St. Milwaukee
Category: Fundraiser
Times: Daily
Event Dates: November 12-18, 2017
Additional Info: For each "special of the week", Purple Door will donate $1 to the Pancreatic Action Network

Event: Purple Light Event
Sponsor: Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Location: Mitchell Park Domes
Category: Charity
Times: 6:00 pm Registration with 7:00 pm Ceremony
Event Dates:11/12/2017
Additional Info: PurpleLight is a gathering of survivors, family and friends who have felt the impact of pancreatic cancer. During the PurpleLight Event there will be a ceremony that includes a ready of names, honoring survivors and remembering those we've lost to Pancreatic Cancer. The event is free but donations at the event will be welcomed.

Event: Urban Ecology Center
Sponsor: Urban Ecology Center
Location: Riverside Park, Washington Park, Menomonee Valley
Category: Learning about nature and Milwaukee
Times: all day
Event Dates: Daily
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Event: Hartford Blood Drive
Sponsor: BloodCenter of Wisconsin
Location: Hartford Community Senior Center
Times: 1- 6 pm
Event Dates: Every First Wednesday of the Month
Additional Info: Schedule an appointment to give blood. The BloodCenter of Wisconsin supplies all the blood used for patients at Aurora Medical Center-Hartford and Froedert- St Joseph's Hospital. You donation could mean the difference between life and death for a neighbor, friend or relative.

Event:Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation's Food and Wine Experience
Location: Pfister Hotel and Milwaukee Athletic Club
Category: Charity
Times: 6-10 pm
Event Dates:11/3-11/4/2017
Additional Info: A tasting Gala on Friday November 3rd and A Celebrity Chef and Wine Dinner on November 4th. Tickets are available through the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation.

Event:Milwaukee Public Museum
Location: Downtown Milwaukee
Times: Open Year Round
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Additional Info: Admission is always free on the first Thursday of every month. Free days also include: Mother's Day(free for mom's), Father's Day( Free for dad's), Veteran's Day (free for veterans or current military personnel), Grandparent's Day ( Free for Grandparents) and Memorial Day(Free for Veterans and current military personnel)

Event: Hunger Task Force Rexnord Turkey Ticker Challenge
Location: Hunger Task Force
Category: Charity Food Drive
Times: All Month
Event Dates: Month November 2017
Additional Info: Rexnod will match every turkey donation made to the Hunger Task Force of Milwaukee. $15 buys a festive turkey for a family in need. When you step up and make a donation, Rexnord will match you bird for bird.

Event:Hunger Task Force Food for Families
Sponsor: Hunger Task Force/ Johnson Controls
Category: Food Drive
Times: Now through 12/31/2017
Event Dates: ongoing through the rest of the year
Additional Info: Gathering food for hungry families and children in Milwaukee. This year focusing on healthy eating. Food bins are available and can be found in local grocery stores and businesses along with schools.

Event Milwaukee Holiday Parade
Location: Downtown Milwaukee
Category: Holiday Festival
Times: 9:30
Event Dates: 11/18/2017
Additional Info: Kickoff the Holidays with the Milwaukee Holiday Pardade. Local Bands, Floats, and of course Santa!!!

Event: Food for the Holidays
Category: Charity
Times: Daily
Event Dates: Now through December 31, 2017
Additional Info: Feeding America's goal this holiday season is to raise Two Million Means to help feed the 1 in 7 people in eastern Wisconsin who are facing hunger. $35 feeds a family of five for one week. Donate at Feeding

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Event:Veteran's Day Parade
Location:Downtown Milwaukee
Times: 11 am is the start. The parade ends at the War Memorial.
Event Dates:11/04/2017
Additional Info: The Annual Veterans Day Parade and Day of Honor takes place every year on the Saturday before Veterans Day. There are over 1000 veterans and military marching in the parade from all over the southeastern WIsconsin area as well as floats, marching bands, baton twirlers and more.

Event:Savor Milwaukee
Location: Wisconsin Center
Category: Food Event
Times:11 am- 5 pm Saturday, noon-5pm Sunday
Event Dates: 11/04-11/05 2017
Additional Info: Tickets are on sale now for the Savor Milwaukee event.

Event:Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival
Sponsor:Milwaukee County
Location:Downtown Milwaukee
Category: Holiday
Event Dates:11/17- January 1
Additional Info: A festival of holiday lights to celebrat the season. A great family event.

Event:Holiday Folk Fair
Sponsor: Wisconsin State Fair
Location:Wisconsin State Fair Park
Times: Friday 2-10pm, Saturday 10 am- 10pm, Sunday 10 am - 7 pm
Event Dates: 11/17-11/19 2017
Additional Info:The Holiday Folk Fair is a celebration of the cultural heritage of the people living in S.E. Wisconsin. The three day event features multicultural dancers, music and food. Multicultural arts and crafts are also highlighted and available for purchase.