suggested $10 donation per card, the School of Veterinary Medicine will send a holiday greeting card for you. Each recipient receives a full color art card with a message saying that a donation was made to the school in his or her name. This year's watercolor, "Never Name a Cat After a Saint (Nicholas)," was donated by Carolyn Kenney Carter. For more information, contact Nancy Nelson at (608) 263 5152.
the charmingly old school El Cortez Hotel Casino. Headquarters of hipness is The Beat coffeeshop, where you can get a java jolt, read the papers, use the WiFi and peruse the sizeable collection of vintage vinyl.Bless the beasts: For a Adidas Gazelle Leather