30 Monday

Pajama Story Time at East Library: Families with young children are invited to have fun sharing stories, songs and rhymes designed to develop early literacy skills and encourage a love of reading. Come dressed in your coziest PJs and bring a stuffed animal friend.

East Library, 2320 N. Cramer St., Milwaukee

6:30 to 7 p.m.


Preschool Story Time at Villard Square:  Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs and finger plays designed to help them develop important literacy skills needed prior to learning how to read. Child care centers are welcome.

Villard Square Library, 5190 N. 35th St., Milwaukee

5:30 to 6:15 p.m.


31 Tuesday

LEGO+: Advanced LEGO building! Take it to the next level with extra components, like motors, pulleys and gears. For ages 8 and up.

Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee

6 to 7 p.m.


Preschool Story Time at Central Library: See January 30 listing for description.

Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

10:30 to 11:15 a.m.


1 Wednesday

Mad Science Lab: Practice your maniacal laugh; we have some experiments to perform! Each week, we’ll engage in some scientific discovery while having lots of fun. Activities geared towards grades K-6

Muskego Public Library, S73 W16663 W. Janesville Road, Muskego

6 to 7 p.m.


Storytelling 101 with MPTV: Discover your inner author and illustrator with Milwaukee Public Television! Learn the basics of storytelling with hands-on activities, and continue the fun with a craft to take home. Learn the details for entering your original book in this year’s MPTV Kids Writers’ Contest.

Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee

4:30 to 5:15 p.m.


2 Thursday

Kohl’s Thank You Thursday: All visitors receive free general admission to MPM on Kohl’s Thank You Thursday.

Milwaukee Public Museum, 800 W. Wells St., Milwaukee

9 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Meijer Free First Thursday: Admission is free for individuals and families (excluding groups) on the first Thursday of each month, thanks to Meijer.

Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 North Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.


3 Friday

Curiosity Club: This is Huge! Mammoths at the Kenosha Public Museum: Students grades 5-8 will discover the coolest parts of all three Kenosha Museums, using hands-on artifact investigation, detective activities and exhibit explorations.

Kenosha Public Museum, 5500 First Ave., Kenosha



Disney Enchanted Tales: Marcus Theatres throughout Southeast Wisconsin will be presenting different Disney movies throughout February. Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays – showtimes vary by location.




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

7 p.m.

Tickets start at $15.



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