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Admission is free Thursday evening at Betty Brinn Children's Museum.

Monday, May 16

Kids Managing Anger: This parent/child classes will help parents learn to deal with their child's anger while kids learn tools to curb their anger. Parents Place, 1570 E. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. 5:30-7 p.m. (262) 549-5575, parentsplacewi.org

Tuesday, May 17

Effects of Video Games: Learn the facts on how video games can hurt and help your children. Parents Place, 1570 E. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. 5:30-7 p.m. (262) 549-5575, parentsplacewi.org

Milwaukee County Big Bird Day: Help count as many birds that can be found in Milwaukee County in a single day during this fun monitoring challenge. For teens and adults. Urban Ecology Center – Riverside Park, 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee. 5 a.m.-3 p.m. (414) 964-8505, urbanecologycenter.org

Tuesdays in the Garden: Naturalist Naomi Cobb offers a program for little ones and their parents or caregivers. Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee. 10:30 a.m. $10/one adult and one child. Additional children are $4. (414) 446-8764, lyndensculpturegarden.org

Super Hero Academy Kickoff: Put your super hero skills to the test! And you can sign up for the summer reading program. Center Street Library, 2727 W. Fond du Lac Ave., Milwaukee. 6-7 p.m. Free. (414) 286-3000, mpl.org

Wednesday, May 18

Juneau Park Beer Stop: The Traveling Beer Garden will be at Juneau Park through May 30. Prospect Avenue and Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee. 4-10 p.m.(414) 257-7275, countyparks.com

Root River Beer Stop:The Traveling Beer Garden will be at the Root River Parkway near Whitnall Park through June 12. Picnic Area #1 92nd Street and College Avenue Greendale. 4-10 p.m. (414) 257-7275, countyparks.com 

Super Hero Academy Kickoff: Put your super hero skills to the test! And you can sign up for the summer reading program. East Library, 2320 N. Cramer St., Milwaukee. 6-7 p.m. Free. (414) 286-3000, mpl.org

Thursday, May 19

Neighborhood Night:Enjoy free admission on the third Thursday of each month. Betty Brinn Children's Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee. 5-8 p.m. (414) 390-5437, bbcmkids.org

Friday, May 20

Endangered Species Day:Learn how many of the zoo's animals serve as ambassadors for their counterparts in the wild. Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee. (414) 771-3040, milwaukeezoo.org

Playdate with Art: Designed for ages 5 and younger, this program includes two singing times at 10:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free for ages 12 and younger. (414) 224-3200, mam.org

Rockapella:One of the world’s most imitated a cappella groups achieved fame on PBS’s “Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?” Schauer Arts & Activities Center, 147 N. Rural St., Hartford. 7:30 p.m. Friday + 3 p.m. Saturday. $38-42/adults, $10/students. (262) 670-056, schauercenter.org

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