Building: A Tasty Conversation this Thursday at Public House

For several years, we as a workers collective and board of directors have been aware of our landlords’ intent to sell the building at 815 E. Locust Street. We’ve weighed many possibilities about future ownership of the building. Last week, our landlords listed the building for sale. Our current lease promises us tenancy here until March 2018, and we anticipate that any sale of the property before that time will respect our contract.

We’d like to provide an opportunity to discuss this as a community. Please join board members as we host this discussion at our Autumnal Cocktail Tasting, this Thursday, September 22nd from 5-7pm. Share this invite with other members, and join us for this free tasting and flavorful conversation!

See you soon,

Erika

Erika P. Wolf

President

Board of Directors

Riverwest Public House Cooperative

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September Calendar

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Here is what is happening this month at the Riverwest Public House!

9/1 War Beyah, Taiyamo Denku, Ricky Diaz, Bent Halo, Super Ego, Retroh Spektive 9pm $5 21+ 

9/2 (ORB), Dogs in Ecstasy, The Hecks  9pm $5 21+

9/3 Punk Fest 6 after party with The Pukes + The Kickstand Band + The Hullmen 9p$5 21+

9/4 Mo Troper, Bad Wig, Holly & The Nice Lions  9p$5 21+

9/5 Karaoke Night FREE 7pm

9/6 Know More Music Series: Izzy Strange & Zeus w/ Cullen Sampson, Mozaic, B Justice, Cinco, CleretiC 2pm FREE

9/10 Pants Off Dance Off Party 9pm FREE

9/13 Lifetime Achievement Award, Dash Hounds (Madison) and Honeymooners 9pm $5 21+

9/15 Jennifer Hall, Pleasure Thief 9pm $5 21+

9/16 Awktopus, The Von Tramps 9pm $5 21+

9/17 TIME, Luxi, Dan of Earth, Hideous Replica, and Apollo Vermouth 9pm $5 21+

9/18 The Drag Republic 9pm $3 21+

9/24 Dumpster Doves, Snake Oil, and Bam Bam & the Gigolos 9pm $5 21+

9/25 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra FREE

9/27 Plum, Ravi Lola, Astral Subastral, Moon Rats 9pm $5 21+

9/29 Faux Fiction and Mobina Galore 9pm $5 21+

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August Calendar

Aug2016

Here is what’s happening in August!

8/4 The Fatty Acids Video Release! Screening + Snailmate and Stumblesome perform $5 21+

8/5 No Stress Dance Party FREE 21+

8/6 Riverwest Sessions 2pm + The Farmer and Adele and Pay the Devil 9pm 21+ $5

8/9 Quiet hollers + Michael Swan + Michael Gerlach 9pm 21+ $5

8/11 The Red Flags + Action Jelly 9pm 21+ $5

8/12 Tarl Knight + Michael Mckinnon 9pm 21+ $5

8/13 The Drag Republic 9pm 21+ $3

8/14 RRATS + Awktopus + Andrew Jansen // Loud Sun + Sound Sweepers 9pm 21+ $5

8/16 Birdcloud + Cal Folger Day + Karen Meat 9pm 21+ $5

8/18 Jack & The Bear/ Mookie Terremoto/ Rustbelt Rejects/ Mustas 9pm 21+ $5

8/19 Psychic Temple + Thomas Wincek 9pm 21+ $5

8/20 Riverwest Session Rehearsal 2pm

8/21 Waywords, Rocket Paloma 9pm 21+ $5

8/26 Snakeoil + Scape + TBA FREE 9pm 21+

As always every Monday night is Karaoke and every Wednesday night is Trivia. Theology on Tap is on 8/8 this month. Night School Sex Ed falls on 8/14.

 

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David Liebe Hart 7/24!

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This Sunday! David Liebe Hart hits the RWPH stage with Iron Pizza, Scrimshaw, 36I and Father Freedom.

Known for his roles on Tim & Eric Awesome Show Great Job!, and extensive tours throughout the US, Canada and Australia, David Liebe Hart is an outsider musician, actor and painter. A true original, he has communicated with extra-terrestrials, owns a large collection of puppets, and is obsessed with trains. While his vast and bizarre catalog of songs about aliens, religion, and failed relationships has yielded cult hits, such as “Salame”, “Father & Son” and “Puberty”, his recent collaborations with electronic musician Jonah Mociun, AKA Th’ Mole, have propelled Liebe Hart into previously unexplored territory.

Throughout the past decade Liebe Hart has garnered a substantial and die-hard fan base, not only from his TV and film appearances but from his stints on the road performing music all across the US, UK, Ireland and Australia. His followers are extremely supportive and loyal, won over by David’s obvious goodheartedness, honesty and hilarious idiosyncrasies, as well his fun and engaging stage shows.

With Jonah Mociun as backing musician, Liebe Hart puts on a show certain to please old fans and new ones alike. In addition to creating electronicised versions of David’s old favorites, the duo performs their new songs along with puppets, projected video accompaniment, and David’s oddly endearing stories of past relationships and paranormal encounters.

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Upcoming Events at RWPH!!

Upcoming Events at RWPH!!


SUNDAY, July 10th
7PM (no cover)

Sex Ed For Adults:
Miscarriage & Loss

Miscarriage:: Healing Through Sharing Our Stories

How common is it? Why should we tell our stories? How can we learn how to heal through the unspoken experiences? Why should we talk about it? How can we learn to hold spaces for others to heal and grieve?

SPEAKER:: Wisconsin Doulas of Color Collective

Marisa Hernandez- De Windt is a passionate Bilingual Birth Doula and enjoys working with pregnancy, birth and post- partum. She works as a Licensed Massage Therapist and Transformational Wellness Coach. Working with many clients experiencing various forms of trauma, physical and health limitations and those that are working at moving forward in their lives despite feeling stuck. Marisa is a Mother and has experienced miscarriage firsthand. Marisa is Co- Facilitator for Healing Circles and enjoys holding spaces for coversation, healing and growth.

Check out the facebook event for more details!


FRIDAY, JULY 15th
9PM, $5
Great show featuring SURGEONS IN HEAT, SIN BAD, KAREN MEAT (Des Moines, IA)!!

SURGEONS IN HEAT
https://surgeonsinheat.bandcamp.com/

KAREN MEAT (Des Moines, IA)
https://karenmeat.bandcamp.com/

SIN BAD
http://sinxbad.bandcamp.com/releases
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SATURDAY, JULY 16th
2PM, FREE
The Riverwest Sessions: Cree Myles & D’Amato


Cree Myles

D’Amato

Cree Myles & D’Amato will be joining us for another recording of The Riverwest Sessions presented by KnowMoreMusic.

No cover. Just come on out, support the series and indulge in a lil weekend day drinkin’. 2-5pm.

What is The Riverwest Sessions?
Think NPR Tiny Desk meets MTV Unplugged meets VH1 Storytellers…with all local talent. Each recording date will feature 2 acts, with a 3-4 song set of stripped down, acoustic/semi-acoustic music and a short Q/A session.

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SATURDAY, July 16th
9PM $7

Ravi Lola, the Rutabega, Blizzard Babies, Korean Jeans, and Heavy Hand

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SUNDAY, JULY 17th
6PM, FREE

Milwaukee Shines solar group buy – free Solar Power Hour at the Riverwest Public House

The Milwaukee Shines solar group buys is a community-wide residential and commercial discount program for solar. You do not have to live in Milwaukee to participate.

Offered by the City of Milwaukee’s Enviornmental Collaboration Office (ECO) and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, home and business owners in Milwaukee, WI may participate in this program to help pool their buying power to secure significant discounts that make installing solar more affordable than ever.

The first step is to attend a Solar Power Hour, our free, one-hour information session about the program.

Attend an Upcoming Information Session!
*All sessions are free and open to the public* 



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JUNE at RWPH & LOCUST STREET FESTIVAL!!

JUNE 12th, SUNDAY
LOCUST STREET FESTIVAL

INDOOR STAGE (during day):

WMSE DJs between bands inside

2:00PM Von Munz

4:30PM HAVEN

OUTDOOR STAGE:

12:00PM  Cree Myles

1:00PM  Ruth B8r Ginsburg

2:00PM  SAT Nite Duets

3:00PM  Tigernite

4:00PM  Zed Kenzo and Queen Tut

5:00PM  Bo Triplex

6:00PM  Platinum Boys

7:00PM  D’Amato

INDOOR STAGE:

8:00PM  After Pride/Locust Street fest Glitter Party featuring Lex Allen

10:00PM Yung Zucchini

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JUNE 2nd, THURSDAY
TASTY FEST!!

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JUNE 3rd, FRIDAY
TONBI CLAW
ALBUM RELEASE PARTY with 

Perennial and Behind The Weekend


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JUNE 4th, SATURDAY
PRE-PRIDE DRAG PARTY!


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JUNE 7th, TUESDAY
THE DIRTY NIL,
THE MIGHTY DEERLICK,
THE SIZE 5’s

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JUNE 9th, THURSDAY

Resonant Rogues,

Lost Dog Street Band,

Sweet Sheiks
(SUPER AWESOME TOURING BANDS!!!)


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JUNE 10th, FRIDAY

NE-HI (Chicago)
LIFETIME ACHEIVEMENT AWARD


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Latin Jazz Dance Party, Ms. Lotus Fankh EP release, Interstellar Reverb with Queen Tut and more!!



FRIDAY, MAY 20TH
10PM $5

LATIN JAZZ DANCE PARTY featuring
The Carlos Adames Group & DJ Marcus Doucette


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SATURDAY, MAY 21st
8PM $5

Ms. Lotus Fankh EP Release show!!
With Cree Myles, D’Amato IlWll
Grey Genius, and Jermaine Event

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SUNDAY, MAY 22nd
9PM $7
Interstellar Reverb with
Queen Tut, Von Alexander, Fivy, and Randal Bravery

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TUESDAY, MAY 24th
8PM, $5
Sam Moss, Lady Cannon and
Grasping at Straws!!


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SATURDAY, MAY 28th

PANTS OFF DANCE OFF: CANDYLAND EDITION 

9PM No Cover/Yes Glitter

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CONGRATULATIONS To Our New Board Members: 

Terri Williams, Valerie Wolfersberger, Cory Ruegg, and
Daosavanh Phakeovilay!!

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