Upcoming Near West Side events and programs

Marquette faculty and staff are invited to attend the following events and programs for Near West Side employees:

Near West Side Virtual Housing Resource Fair
Near West Side Partners and Take Root Milwaukee will host a virtual Near West Side Housing Resource Fair on Saturday, Sept. 26, at 10 a.m. Participants will learn more about the home buying process and resources available. Register to attend.

Made in the Near West Side 
Made in the Near West Side series continues with demonstrations from Chef Lisa McKay, of Lisa Kaye Catering, live on Facebook, Wednesdays at 4 p.m. Check out Near West Side Partners on Facebook to view the videos and place your order for a ready-to-enjoy meals from Chef Lisa.

Visit the Vliet Street Oasis
Visit the Near West Side’s urban produce stands at the Vliet Street Oasis, 3743 W Vliet Street, and enjoy seasonal produce and homemade treats prepared by local farmers, makers and bakers. Located next door to Triciclo Peru and Pete’s Pops, the Vliet Street Oasis provides ample outdoor space to enjoy a meal or a pop with family and friends. Visit Near West Side Partners on Facebook for vendor updates daily.

Visit the Vliet Street Oasis Wednesdays through Fridays from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.