WAUKESHA — Shopko Optical Center
will hold a grand opening celebration Monday for its new location at
1166 W. Sunset Drive. The center opened for regular hours on this
The ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 9 a.m. Monday and the
community is invited to participate.
“We’re excited to bring Shopko Optical to Waukesha,” said Kirk
Lauterback, director of optical services, in a statement. “Like our
traditional centers, we are focused on delivering excellent patient
care at a great value. We are also proud to offer one of the area’s
best selections of eyeglass frames. This location will provide an
added level of convenience for patients in Waukesha and the
The grand opening event will be highlighted by a $500 check
presentation to Prairie Elementary School from the Shopko Foundation
prior to the ribbon cutting.
The Optical Center will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to
8 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Shopko Optical Centers offer eye care and contact lens and eyeglass
On Wednesday, the Green Bay-based Shopko announced it had sold 42
pharmacies across the country to Kroger. Earlier this month, Shopko
announced it would be closing some store locations around the