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This is the last weekend to see the Ultimate Dinosaur exhibit at the Milwaukee Public Museum!

 

 

Friday, May 13

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse:This First Steps production tells the story of Lilly, a young mouse who is ready for anything. Ideal for children ages 3 to 6. Todd Wehr Theater, 929 N. Water St., Milwaukee. 7 p.m. $12.50-$32.50. firststage.org

Parents Night Out: Kids can meet their friends and enjoy an evening of swimming, rock wall climbing and a pizza dinner. Ages 4-12. Pabst Farms YMCA, 1750 E. Valley Road, Oconomowoc. 5-9 p.m. $15/member. $25/community participant. (262) 567-7251, ymcaatpabstfarms.org

Plein Air MKE: Arts will paint what they see along the Milwaukee Museum Mile from Juneau Park to Lake Park. The major streets for painting will be Prospect, Terrace and Wahl avenues, with 'quick paint' opportunities on Brady Street and North Avenue. Runs through May 14. milwaukeemuseummile.org

The Little Red Hen Remix:This musical remix tells the tale not once but twice – just to make sure the animals learn their lesson. Sunset Playhouse, 800 Elm Grove Road, Elm Grove. 10:30 a.m. $10/adult, $5/child. (262) 782-4430, sunsetplayhouse.com

Saturday, May 14

Baby Sleep 101: The free group class with Pea Pd Sleep Consultants is ideal for expectant parents discussing healthy sleep habits for babies during their first four months. Pre-register. Babies R Us, 18550 W. Bluemound Road, Brookfield. 9:30 a.m. Free. (262) 782-7520, peapodsleep.com

Clara Depies Memorial Spring Fling: Attend this annual event to raise money for The Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood Foundation in memory of 2-year-old Clara Depies. The event will feature more than 60 vendors, an auction and more. Nicolet High School, 6701 N. Jean Nicolet Road, Glendale. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Admission is free; donations appreciated. sudc.org/clara

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse:1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. See May 13 listing.

Mother/Daughter Tea:Dress up in your finery and enjoy a Watts tradition. Pre-register. Watts Tea Shop, 761 N. Jefferson St., Milwaukee. 2:30 p.m. $25/person. (414) 290-5700, wattsteashop.com

Party for the Planet: Enjoy zoo activities spotlighting the importance of preserving our resources. Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee. (414) 771-3040, milwaukeezoo.org

Plein Air MKE: See May 13 listing. 

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

Storytime in the Galleries: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. Free for ages 12 and younger. (414) 224-3200, mam.org

The Little Red Hen Remix: 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. See May 13 listing.

Sunday, May 15

Brat Fry: Join Momentum Early Learning for lunch, including hot dogs, burgers, brats, chips, water and soda. Proceeds benefit the Germantown Public Library. Pick N Save, N112 W16200 Mequon Road, Germantown. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (262) 415-8047, momentumearlylearning.com

Kohl's Art Generation Family Sundays: Investigate art that is meant to be used. Design your own chair, sculpt a vessel out of clay and more. Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free for ages 12 and younger. (414) 224-3200, mam.org

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse:1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. See May 13 listing.

Milwaukee Museum Mile: Five Milwaukee museums are offering free or reduced admission, tours, refreshments, kids activities and more. A free shuttle buss will be available for travel between locations. Participating museums are: Charles Allis Art Museum, Jewish Museum Milwaukee, North Point Lighthouse, Saint John's On The Lake and Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. milwaukeemuseummile.org

Party for the Planet: See May 14 listing.

Ultimate Dinosaurs: Today is the last day to see the Ultimate Dinosaurs exhibit! Milwaukee Public Museum, 800 W. Wells St., Milwaukee. $7/adult and $6/child ages 5-13 in addition to regular museum admission. (414) 278-2728, mpm.edu

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