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Things to Do

Dec. 17, 2013

McDonalds restaurants

offer free cup of coffee

McDonald's restaurants will give busy shoppers a brief respite by serving a free small coffee until Dec. 22 at all 125 restaurants throughout the 10-county southeastern Wisconsin area.

The program started Dec. 16.

No purchase is necessary and one cup per customer is the limit.

Candy Cane Lane

shines in season

West Allis — Candy Cane Lane continues its free holiday lights tradition through Dec. 30.

The light display, from which donations from appreciative visitors benefits the Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer Inc. (the MACC Fund), takes place in the West Allis neighborhood bounded by Oklahoma and Montana avenues and 92nd and 96th streets.

North Shore Bank will collect change at its southwest and West Allis branches through Dec. 30 and will match the amount collected up to $1,000.

For more information, visit

CAAD to hold

family New Year's Eve

West Allis — The West Allis/West Milwaukee Community Alliance Against Drugs will hold its annual New Year's Eve Family Night from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Dec. 31 at West Allis Central High School, 8516 W. Lincoln Ave.

The evening will include music by Eagle Entertainment, open swimming, basketball, volleyball, large and small inflatables, and a rock climbing wall. Clowns will provide balloon art and face painting, and a family-friendly movie will be shown in the auditorium.

Refreshments will be available for a nominal fee.

Admission is free for CAAD members. Non-members can join CAAD the night of the event. For more information, call the Crime Prevention Bureau at (414) 302-8050.

Loving Touch

massage for infants

West Allis — The West Allis Health Department will offer its infant massage class at 10 a.m. Jan. 21 and 22 at the Health Department, 7120 W. National Ave.

Participants will learn the benefits of infant massage while practicing it in a supportive, relaxed atmosphere. The class will be facilitated by a certified infant massage teacher.

Fees, to be collected at the first class, are $10 for West Allis-West Milwaukee residents and $20 for nonresidents. Fees include both days of instruction as well as all hand-out material and surprise give-aways.

Infants must be no more than 6 months old. Class size is limited so early registration is recommended at (414) 302-8600.

Children's immunizations

given in evening clinics

West Allis — The West Allis Health Department is scheduling appointments for evening children's immunization clinics.

The clinics are from 4 to 7 p.m. on the second Mondays of the month and the fourth Tuesdays of the month at the department, 7120 W. National Ave. Appointments can be made by calling the department at (414) 302-8600. Childhood immunizations at the Health Department are free.

The department also offers daytime immunization clinics from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 12:30 to 4 p.m. Thursdays.

Church feeds hungry

with free breakfasts

West Milwaukee — St. John's Lutheran Church, 5500 W Greenfield Ave., West Milwaukee, has free breakfasts from 8 to 10 a.m. Thursdays.

Everyone is welcome.

Business offers

free hearing screenings

West Allis — Sonus-Usa Inc. is offering free hearing screenings at its local branch, 2255 S. 108th St.

Appointments may be made at (414) 774-4200.

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