Family lured Jerrianne and her husband to South Milwaukee in 2002 from Southern California where she worked as, first, a journalist, then, as a court information officer. She now stays busy with media-relations consulting, playing with her three grandchildren (part of the lure), writing, discovering her new environs, and hoping her garden will produce before the first fall frost.
The following is from neighbor Don Lawson about his Celtic music group, the Garlic Mustard Pickers:
Here's a reminder that there are two fundraising events that include music by our band.
Friday 16 Oct, 2009
Wine Tasting Fundraiser for South Milwaukee Library Foundation
1907 10th Ave, South Milwaukee
Tickets are $20 per person, can be purchased at the door.
The spectrum of wines featured at this event is wide-ranging.
If you enjoy wines, this event is worth attending.
Friday Oct 23, 2009
Rotary Club of Mitchell Field - Annual Auction & Dinner (funds scholarships for area students and a variety of community services)
Clarion Hotel, 5311 South Howell Ave, Milwaukee
Tickets are $45 per person.
Make your reservation by calling Rob at 414-350-6090 by Friday October 16th, 2009
Music, cash bar, and silent auction start at 5:30 pm
As always, a complete schedule of performances is on the band's website, at