Hello, March! Here's what's happening this week in and around Milwaukee.
Monday, Feb. 29
Learn more about why we have Leap Year:Leap Year Fun Facts
Tuesday, March 1
Milwaukee County Zoo: Zoo hours change to 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily.
Tuesdays in the Garden: Designed for parents and children from infant to age 3, this program includes outdoor play and art materials. The theme this month is Squirrel World. Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Rd. Milwaukee. 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. $10/one adult and one child; $4 for additional children. (414) 446-8794, lyndensculpturegarden.org
Wednesday, March 2
Book of Me: Students can create poetry, essays and artwork about their name, interests, family and neighborhoods. This also has two more sessions on March 9 and 16. Center Street Library, 2727 W. Fond du Lac Ave. Milwaukee. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Free. (414) 286-3000, mpl.org
Thursday, March 3
Scout Day at Sports Show: Scouts can learn about the outdoors! Free admission for all scouts in uniform and one leader from 3-7 p.m. Metroparent is the media sponsor for this day! Wisconsin Expo Center, 8200 W. Greenfield Ave., West Allis jssportsshow.com
Friday, March 4
Kids Night Out: Spend at evening snacking on pizza, making crafts and hanging out with animals! Wisconsin Humane Society, 4500 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. 6-9 p.m. $25/child. Pre-register: email@example.com wihumane.org
For more events and activities, visit metroparentmagazine.com/events.