20 Friday

Friday Night Fun Flick: Watch a family-friendly movie on our big screen! Bring your blankets and pillows and relax while watching a movie. Feel free to bring your own refreshments.

Oak Creek Public Library, 8040 S. 6th St., Oak Creek

6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30)


No-School Movie: Join us in watching a new-release “no-school” movie!

Hales Corners Public Library, 5885 S. 116th St., Hales Corners

2 to 4 p.m.


Play Date with Art: Great Big Brushstrokes: It’s never too early to learn to love art! Drop in and make art together, in this monthly program designed especially for our youngest visitors – ages five and under (with an adult). Stop by and sing along during Singing Time at 10:30 and 11:15 a.m.

Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee

10 a.m. to noon

Free with museum admission


Playgroup with Stories at Tippecanoe Library:A 20-minute story time for children and their parent or guardian is followed by open play time with a variety of age-appropriate, educational toys. For children ages 2 and under with a parent or guardian.

Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.


21 Saturday

First Stage presents Welcome to Bronzeville: The Wisconsin Cycle, First Stage's new play development initiative honoring the local history and heritage of Wisconsin, presents this play set in 1957 about a young African American man struggling to find his place in his home and community. This play is suggested for families with young people ages 8 and up.

Marcus Center's Todd Wehr Theater, 929 N. Water St., Milwaukee

3:30, 7 p.m.


Go! Discover – Winter Birds:  A lot of birds are "fair weather friends" in Wisconsin, but a surprising number tough it out in winter. Drop in to find out how they are adapted to survive the snow and cold, make a bird feeder, and explore for birds on your own. We have binoculars and snowshoes you can borrow.

Havenwoods State Forest, 6141 N. Hopkins St., Milwaukee

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

414-527-0232, friendsofhavenwoods.org

Milwaukee Winter Farmers Market: Brings together about 50 weekly vendors to sell high quality fruit, vegetables, meat, eggs, poultry and dairy products, along with freshly baked goods, jams, cider, honey, maple syrup, sorghum, sauces and soups, and delicious global cuisine. Runs Saturdays through April 8.

Milwaukee Domes Greenhouse Annex, 524 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee

9 a.m. to 1 p.m., free parking and admission to the market


MKE Jazz: Then and Now: In collaboration with First Stage, the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Milwaukee Historical Society, join us for a lively presentation and panel discussion to explore the importance of jazz in building community.

Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut St., Milwaukee

5:30 to 6:30 p.m.


Open Gaming Saturday: Play our new Playstation 4, Xbox 360 or Wii. Games are provided, but you may bring your own (rated T or below). For teens in grades 7-12.

Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin

414-427-8214, franklinpubliclibrary.org

Play & Learn: Color Dance: Learn about how you can mix red, yellow and blue to make all sorts of different colors. We'll sing and read books, and you'll have the chance to create your very own color dance!

Washington Park Library, 2121 N. Sherman Blvd., Milwaukee

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.


Saturdays at Central: Which pet should I pick?: Come hear stories about unique and ordinary pets children may pick! Enjoy a craft after story time.

Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

10:30 a.m.


22 Sunday

First Stage presents Welcome to Bronzeville: 1, 3:30 p.m.

See January 21 listing for details.

Waukesha JanBoree: Snowshoe use, children's activities, planetarium shows, guided tracking hikes, bird feeding program and refreshments.

Retzer Nature Center, S14 W28167 Madison St., Waukesha

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


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