Art for the Heart in the Barn: reception 6 to 10 p.m. May 15, exhibit runs Saturdays and Sundays through June 14, N7381 County Road O, Elkhorn. The barn will be filled with art and open to the public. 847-899-6962.
Spring Art Walk: 5 to 9 p.m. May 15, downtown Delafield. Support local businesses with an evening of art and music. 262-646-8100.
Artisan Faire: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 17, downtown Oconomowoc, Oconomowoc. Local artists will sell handmade pottery, jewelry, soaps, candles, and original and wearable art, plus live music on the Village Green. 262-560-1717.
"Poetic Captured Reflections" and "Soulful Inspirations": May 15-17, Lakes Gallery of Fine Art, N76 W31428 Highway VV, North Lake. Collaborations of artists Anne Wall and Holly Kallie with poet Christina M. R. Norcross, 262-966-1804, www.lakesfineart.com.
"Beyond Your Wildest Dreams": 7:30 p.m. May 13-16, Menomonee Falls North Junior High School pool, N88 W16750 Garfield Ave. The Menomonee Falls Dolphinettes Synchronized Swim Team will perform. Tickets are $5.
Auditions for Song and Dance Troupe: 5 to 7 p.m. May 15; 10 a.m. to noon May 16, To The Pointe, 1115 Cottonwood Ave., Hartland. Auditions for the Pointe Performance Company (ages 7-21) and a new troupe (grade 6 to age 21), 262-367-7177.
Parents Night Out: 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. May 15, Children's Play Gallery, 440 Wells St., Delafield. Enjoy the Delafield Art Walk while children enjoy games, movies and crafts. For potty-trained children age 3-10. $30 first child, $5 each additional child. 262-303-4603.
"Rituals of Spring": 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 16, Old World Wisconsin, S103 W37890 Highway 67, Eagle. An emphasis on sheep and the 19th century processing of wool, featuring demonstrations and kid's activities, 262-594-6300.
Open House: 1 to 4 p.m. May 17, Meinerz Friendship Lodge, Camp Whitcomb/Mason, W294-N8436 Camp Whitcomb Road, Merton. Tours, hayrides and crafts plus day camp staff available for questions and registration, 262-538-1190, www.campwhitcombmason.org.
Fish Fry: 4:30 to 7 p.m. May 15, Peace Lutheran Church & Academy, W240-N6145 Maple Ave., Sussex. $7.50 three-piece fish dinner, $8.50 four-piece fish dinner, $9.50 shrimp dinner, $3.50 hot dog and chip meal.
"Growing Seasons, an American Farm Family at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century": 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 15-16, Waukesha County Historical Society & Museum, 101 W. Main St., Waukesha. Artwork and artifacts depicting farm experiences and family life in the early 1900s, $5 adults, $4 seniors, $3 students, children under 6 free, 262-521-2859, www.wchsm.org.
"Out the Door and Innuendo" with Leslie Fitzwater and Paula Foley: 8 p.m. May 15-16, Studio Theater, Sunset Playhouse, 800 Elm Grove Road, Elm Grove. Duo performs songs that say what they mean by not meaning what they say, $10, 262-782-4430.
Kathy Mattea: 8 p.m. May 16, Kuttemperoor Auditorium, Wilson Center, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. Singer and trio of musicians present songs from Appalachia, $25-$48, 262-781-9520, www.wilson-center.com.
Morning Bird Hikes: 7 to 8:30 a.m. May 15, Retzer Nature Center, S14-W28167 Madison St., Waukesha. Explore habitats, welcome back spring migrants, and check on year-round residents, $1 per person, 262-896-8007, www.waukeshacountyparks.com.
Adult Open Skating: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. May 15, Naga-Waukee Ice Arena, 2946 Golf Road, I-94 and Highway 83, Delafield. For adults age 18 and older, Admission: $5.50 adults, $4 seniors; skate rental: $2.50, www.waukeshacountyparks.com.
Free Golf Trial Day: 2 to 4 p.m. May 15, Olde Highlander Golf Club, 965 Cannon Gate Road, Oconomowoc. Meet with a golf pro and give the game a try. Sponsored by the Oconomowoc Parks and Recreation Department. 262-569-2199.
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