Still looking to buy holiday gifts and interested in helping raise money for education? Well, for over 35 years, the Unversity School of Milwaukee (USM) has hosted the school's premier fundraising event, Holiday Shops. Attendees will enjoy over 60 unique shops from across the county selling arts and artifacts, specialty foods, clothing, jewelry, hostess gifts, toys, seasonal items, and more! Shops donate a percentage of proceeds back to USM.
General admission shopping hours to Holiday Shops is $10. Grab a 50% off coupon on the website, www.holidayshops.org. Children 13 and under are free. The event takes place for three days:
Thursday, November 1st, 9:30 am to 6 pm
Friday, November 2nd, 9:30 am to 8 pm - with Free Admission after 5 pm
Saturday November 3rd, 9:30 am to 3 pm
There will also be a special Preview Party on Wednesday, October 31st, with registration required. Guests will enjoy a leisurely experience complete with open bar, desserts and light fare, silent auction, and wine pull. Attendees will have the opportunity to add an apple to the USM Giving Tree, "Helping teachers fulfill their wishes." Tickets purchased to the Preview Party allow re-entry for the remaining days of the show.
The University School of Milwaukee is located on 2100 West Fairy Chasm Road, Milwaukee. Call 414-540-3541 or visit the website at www.holidayshops.org