One-act play 'Tartuffe' comes to Central this weekend
Brookfield Central High School presents "Tartuffe," the one-act play by French playwright Moliere, at 2:30 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the school, 16900 W. Gebhardt Road.
Tickets are $5, and the play will be followed by a trivia contest at 8 p.m. in the cafeteria. There can be up to eight people on a team. Admission is $5 at the door or $2 with a ticket stub from "Tartuffe."
Refreshments will be for sale.
Proceeds benefit the Black Box Theater fund.
Pilgrim Park students raise $2,690 for American Legion
On Dec. 22, sixth-grade students at Pilgrim Park Middle School will present the American Legion Post 449 with a check for $2,690 for the American Legion Troop and Family Support Fund. Commander David Latimer will accept the check, which will help pay for the program that provides a network of support and assistance to the families of those serving in the armed forces.
Pilgrim Park students raised the money by holding a Read-a-Thon following their Veterans Day celebration Nov. 11.
St. Mary's Visitation plans book fair at Barnes & Noble
St. Mary's Visitation School and Barnes & Noble have teamed up to raise money for the school. Fifteen to 25 percent of all purchases made by St. Mary's supporters Dec. 9 at the Brookfield Barnes & Noble (and online from Dec. 9 to 14) will go toward updating sections of the school's library.
Special events scheduled for Dec. 9 include:
• 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.: Erika Navin from the Sunset Playhouse will read "Snowmen at Night" and organize a craft project.
• 5:30 to 6:15 p.m.: St. Mary's physical education teacher will dress up as an elf and pose for pictures with children.
• 6 to 6:45 p.m.: Enjoy a Chocolator drink and listen to holiday tunes from St. Mary's student musicians.
• 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.: The junior high forensics team will perform their skits and speeches.
To download a book fair voucher, visit stmaryeg.org/
school/news/weekly_packet and click on "Barnes & Noble Fundraiser." Vouchers also can be picked up in the school office or church rectory.
For information, call (262) 782-7057.
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