Looking for something to do this week? From a hackathon to a music performance from an internationally recognized musician, here's a lineup of options to help you get off the couch and out into the world.
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Hack & Tell
This hackathon aims to do one thing: allow creative minds to create. Combine your skills with other developers and designers to make something from scratch. No need for elaborate business plans and marketing schemes.
When: Saturday, January 26, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Ward4, 333 N. Plankinton Ave.
Wills for Heroes - Milwaukee Police Department
Wills for Heroes is looking for volunteers to put on and establish a successful clinic. Volunteer positions include attorneys, notaries, estate planning specialists for the benefit of first responders.
When: Saturday, January 26, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Milwaukee Police Association, 6310 W. Bluemound Road
Persian Sound of Music with Mohsen Namjoo
Entrance to this event includes the Mohsen Namjoo Duo concert and a meet and greet after the show. The Iranian singer and songwriter has been featured in international publications such as The New York Times, The Guardian, BBC and more.
When: Saturday, January 26, 7-10 p.m.
Where: UWM Zelazo Center, 2419 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Admission: $12 (general public); $30 (VIP)