Don't let this colder weather keep you from having fun. Check out one or more of these events April 8-10, 2016 in the Milwaukee area.
Friday, April 8
Animal Movie Night: Photographer Mary Lee Agnew will share her photos of local foxes and other wildlife. Then, enjoy "Fantastic Mr. Fox." Pre-register. Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, 1111 E. Brown Deer Rd., Milwaukee. 6-9 p.m. $10-$15. (414) 352-2880, schlitzaudubon.org
Bike Expo Sale: Check out Wheel & Sprocket's Bike Expo Sale, with more than 2,000 bikes and thousands of accessories. Wisconsin State Fair Park Exposition Center, 8200 W. Greenfield Ave., West Allis. 12-9 p.m. Free. admission. bikeexposale.com
Just Between Friends Washington County: Buy or sell gently used children's clothing, shoes, maternity clothes, toys, books, DVDs and more. Washington County Fair Park, 3000 Pleasant Valley Rd., West Bend. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $3. germantown.jbfsale.com
Free Soccer Clinic: Carthage College Men's Soccer Team is hosting free soccer clinics on April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 for children 11 and younger. Carthage College, 2001 Alford Park Dr., Kenosha. 5:30 p.m. Free. (262) 551-6021, carthage.edu
Saturday, April 9
Bike Expo Sale: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. See April 8 listing.
Children's Consignment Sale: The Franklin Educational Foundation is hosting a consignment sale, with 35 percent of sales benefiting the foundation. Robinwood Elementary School, 10705 Robinwood Lane, Franklin. 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-2 p.m. fplrummage.wordpress.com
Ella Enchanted: Based on the book by Gail Carson Levine, this musical will take you on a fairy tale adventure. Todd Wehr Theater, 929 N. Water St., Milwaukee. 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. $12.50-$32.50, firststage.org
Just Between Friends Washington County: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission. 50 percent off most items. See April 8 listing.
Robert A. Koehne Family Day: Enjoy a free performance of the Florentine Opera's Jack & The Beanstalk. Crafts and treats will be provided between the two performances at 10:20 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. A Q&A session will follow each performance. Florentine Opera Center, 926 E. Burleigh St., Milwaukee. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Free. (414) 291-5700, florentineopera.org
Skate Night: Go roller skating! Beginners skate at 6 p.m. Open skate from 7-9 p.m. Homemade pizzas available for $10 from 6-8 p.m. St. Pius X Parish, 2506 Wauwatosa Ave., Wauwatosa. $5, includes skates. stpiusparish.org
Spring Fishing Clinics: Learn to fish at one of 11 Milwaukee County Parks by members of local fishing clubs. These clinics are for children ages 15 and younger. Milwaukee County Parks. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. (414) 303-0109, countyparks.com
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
Sunday, April 10
Bike Expo Sale: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. See April 8 listing.
Ella Enchanted: 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. See April 9 listing.
Just Between Friends Washington County: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Free admission. 50 percent off most items. See April 6 listing.
Pierogi Dinner: Enjoy one of Poland's favorite dishes at this 12th annual event. Polish Center of Wisconsin, 6941 S. 68th St., Franklin. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $15/adult, $7/child. (414) 541-2433, polanki.org
For more events and activities, visit metroparentmagazine.com/events.