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Updated Dec. 1, 2016
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“Arrive Together: Building a 21st Century Transportation System for Wisconsin” workshop, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Milwaukee Area Technical College, 700 W. State St., Milwaukee. Includes “Story Sharing - Getting Wisconsin’s Transportation Priorities Straight” with national Sierra Club President Aaron Mair and U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Fox (invited). Breakfast, lunch, breakout sessions and roundtable discussion. $10 fee. or 608-256-0565.  

“12 Oils of Ancient Scripture,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Brookfield Public Library, 1900 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. Kari Roehl, an independent distributor of essential oils, will talk about frankincense, myrrh and other oils in the free lecture (not a make-and-take program).  262-782-4140, option 1.  

“Pistols and Petticoats: 175 Years of Lady Detectives in Fact and Fiction,” 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Milwaukee Public Library - East Branch, 2320 N. Cramer St., Milwaukee. Erika Janik, award-winning author, historian, and the executive producer of “Wisconsin Life” on Wisconsin Public Radio, will tell the story of women’s early place in crime fiction and their public crusade to transform policing.  

Missed Chances, Misunderstood Lives: Trafficking in Wisconsin,” noon to 1 p.m. Dec. 8, Room C101, University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Fine Arts Gallery, 1500 N. University Drive, Waukesha. Speaker Rachel Monaco-Wilcox, founder and CEO of LOTUS Legal Clinic. Learn about women served by Legal Options for Trafficked and Underserved Survivors.

The Art of Victorian Hair Work and Demonstration, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Dec. 8, Old Courthouse Museum, 320 S. 5th Ave., West Bend. Education curator Jessica Sawinski Couch explores the history, symbolism and techniques of this sentimental and curious art, closing with a demonstration of table-worked hair. Free with museum admission.




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