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Some tough choices to make today, with so many great events happening!

Behind the Scenes Weekend: Walk in the elephant yard. Tour the Aquatic and Reptile Center. Watch orangutans interact with iPads. Plus, much more! Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee. 10 a.m.-2:45 p.m. $11.75/adults; $8.75 ages 3-12. (414) 256-5412, milwaukeezoo.org

Blarney Run: A 5K run, 2-mile walk or 1/4-mile "Twinkle Trot" for ages 10 and younger. Friends of Hoyt Park and Pool Grand Hall, 1800 N. Swan Blvd., Wauwatosa. 10 a.m. wauwatosahistoricalsociety.org

Dr. Seuss: Join Mr. Rick as he celebrates Dr. Seuss's birthday with a magical twist. Capitol Library, 3969 N. 74h St. Milwaukee 1-2 p.m. Free. (414) 286-3000, mpl.org

Easter Egg Hunt + Celebration: Join in the fun with a puppet show, games, a train ride, egg hunt and much more, including an opportunity to meet the Big Bunny. Apple Holler, 5006 S. Sylvania Ave., Sturtevant. 10 a.m. $9. appleholler.com

From Sap to Syrup: Learn about how to harvest sap and turn it into maple syrup. Enjoy pancakes, too! Pre-register. Urban Ecology Center Washington Park, 1859 N. 40th St. Milwaukee. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. $15/adult and $7/kid. (414) 344-5460, urbanecologycenter.org

Just A Little Critter: Designed for kids ages 3-6, this musical is based on Mercer Mayer's popular character, Little Critter. Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut St., Milwaukee. 11 a.m. 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. $14. firststage.org

Maple Fest: See how maple syrup is made. Elegant Farmer, 1545 Main St. Mukwonago. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (262) 363-6711, elegantfarmer.com

Maple Syrup Hike at Petrifying Springs: Join in on one of three hikes in Petrifying Springs County Park. Meet at Pavilion #6 Petrifying Springs Park 761 Green Bay Rd., Kenosha. 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Free. pringlenc.org

St. Patrick's Day Parade: The 50th Annual Shamrock Club of Wisconsin St. Patrick's Day Parade features floats, marching bands and several Irish and Celtic organizations. Downtown Milwaukee, beginning at 3rd Street and Wisconsin Avenue. 12 p.m. saintpatricksparade.org

Storytime in the Galleries: Come hear a story that relates to a work of art in the museum and then make a drawing. Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee. 10:30 a.m. (414) 224-3200, mam.org  

The Peanuts Movie: See "The Peanuts Movie" for $3 at participating Marcus Theatres. Or get free tickets by visiting a participating American Family Insurance Agent. 10 a.m. marcustheatres.com

The Snow: This world premiere play weaves a fantastical Grimmsian tale for families. Ideal for ages 8+. Todd Wehr Theater, 929 N. Water St., Milwaukee. 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. $12.50-$32.50. firststage.org

Winter Pow Wow: Explore the traditional American Indian pow wow with dancing, drumming, singing, food and activities. Wisconsin State Fair Park, 640 S. 84th St., West Allis. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $8/adults; free for children 12 and younger. indiansummer.org

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