Celebrating Community, Diversity and Opportunity in the Silver City Neighborhood
June 10th-17th, 2017

LBWN along with Silver City neighbors and business owners invite you to celebrate community, diversity and opportunity in the Silver City Neighborhood all week long!  Silver City neighborhood is known to be one of Milwaukee’s best “InterNational” dining destinations!

This week we highlight all the wonderful things there are to do in Silver City.  From enjoying music, to participating in family activities at the Urban Ecology Center, and from enjoying foods from around the world along National Avenue, to connecting with neighbors, you’re sure to make some great connections as we celebrate community, diversity and all the opportunity in Silver City neighborhood!

Thursday, June 8th

10th Annual Mining for Silver Dinner & Auction
Thursday, June 8th
Tripoli Shrine Center

3000 W. Wisconsin Avenue

Supporting Community, Diversity, and Opportunity in Silver City, Burnham Park and Layton Park neighborhoods! This event supports LBWN’s economic development and job creation initiatives in Milwaukee.

For more details visit the Mining for Silver event page.

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Saturday June 10th

Silver City Community Day
Arlington Heights Park
(under the 35th Street Viaduct)

Craft Fair
– Free Cookies!
– FREE minor bicycle repairs with the Mobile Bike Hub
– FREE rental of lawn games from the Urban Ecology Center. Enjoy bocce ball, bean bag toss and more!


Urban Ecology Center Community Planting Day
3700 W. Pierce Street
9:00am – 11:30am


Urban Ecology Center FREE – Animal Feeding
3700 W. Pierce Street
1:00pm – 1:30pm
Help feed the Center’s turtles, snakes and more!

Tuesday, June 13th

Urban Ecology Center FREE – Monarch Larva Monitoring Survey
11:00am – 12:00pm
3700 W. Pierce Street

Urban Ecology Center FREE – Breeding Bird Atlas: A Nighttime Survey
7:30 – 11:59pm
3700 W. Pierce Street

Thursday, June 15th

Silver City Happy Hour
3524 West National Avenue
(5Wise Workshop)

Escuela Verde Senior Presentation and Gallery Night
5:00pm – 7:00pm
3628 W. Pierce Street

Saturday, June 17th

Urban Ecology Center Menomonee Valley – Native Plant Sale
9:00am – 1:00pm

Urban Ecology Center – Bike Tour: Calvary and Forest Home Cemeteries
9:30am – 12:30pm
For Adults: $10 (Non-members $15)

Silver City Day at Mamie’s Bar and Grill
12:00pm – 8:00pm
3300 W. National Avenue
FREE live music from Kenny J and the Shadows and Maple Road Blues Band
Drink Specials
Raffle Drawings
Food specials

If you’re looking for more ways to celebrate all the wonderful things about Silver City neighborhood, be sure to save the date on these other events that promote the diversity and spirit of Silver City!

Saturday, September (Saturday, Sept. 9th from 12:00-5:00pm)
Silver City International Festival
W. National Ave.
(between 33rd & 35th)
More details here!