Week Ahead: New Elmbrook Assistant Superintendent, Autism Day, Wine & Chocolate Soiree
The week ahead also includes a vote on a request by Yo Mama! to convert a drive-thru into an outdoor patio and a promotion for Fairview South School's principal.
Brookfield Patch offers a glimpse into news and events in the week ahead. For more events, be sure to check Patch's events listings and feel free to add your own.
Two Elmbrook administrators promoted, hired: The Elmbrook School Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday in room 133 at the district offices, 13780 Hope St. The board is slated to approve a contract to hire Dana E. Monogue, Waukesha School District's deputy superintendent and chief academic officer, to serve as Elmbrook's assistant superintendent for educational services, replacing Eileen Depka.
Also on agenda: to modify the contract for Tanya L. Fredrich to promote her to director of special education. Fredrich's current position, as principal of Fairview South special education school and assistant director of special education, will need to be recruited and filled. Agenda
Yo Mama! outdoor patio: Aldermen will vote on a proposed change to the Ruby Isle development agreement to allow Yo Mama! Frozen Yogurt & Goodies to convert an existing drive-thru lane into an outdoor patio with seating. Yo Mama! plans to open Thursday. Aldermen meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 2000 N. Calhoun Rd. Agenda and packet
World Autism Awareness Day: Good Friend Inc. leaders will lead an assembly at 10 a.m. Monday at Swanson Elementary School, 305 N. Calhoun Rd., on building awareness, acceptance and empathy for peer students with autism.
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: Dallas Children's Theater will perform 'Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters' at 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, 19805 W. Capitol Dr. Geared for students in grades 1 to 6, tickets are available online.
Wine & Chocolate Soiree: The School Sisters of Notre Dame in Elm Grove are hosting an evening of "flavorful wine, decadent chocolate, fine fare, live entertainment by Frogwater and a silent auction." The event is from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Notre Dame of Elm Grove, 13105 Watertown Plank Rd., Elm Grove. Proceeds benefit the Sisters' ministries and retired members. Cost is $40. Reservations requested by April 9 via phone 262-787-1036 or online.