6 Monday

African Drum Workshop with the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music: Learn how the music of Africa influenced cultures all over the world in this hands-on drumming workshop with Wisconsin Conservatory of Music faculty. Instruments will be provided.

Center Street Library, 2727 W. Fond Du Lac Ave., Milwaukee

4 to 5 p.m.


A Milwaukee African American History Museum: Join us for the opening celebration of a museum created in collaboration with neighborhood children and Villard Square Branch area schools.

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

Opening celebration 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Museum open through February 28


7 Tuesday

Discovery World Homeschool Day: Fire & Ice: Can you feel the burn? (Or the lack thereof?) Learn how some creatures can survive in extreme temperatures, the powers that fire and ice have, and what it takes to design structures and objects to withstand earth’s most brutal conditions.

Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Registration required, $8/child, $12/adult, Adults must stay in the museum during programming and are free to observe labs.


Fairy Tale Ball: Join us for a magical evening of enchanting stories, fabulous crafts and fun for the whole family! Come in costume, and pose for pictures with a fairy tale character!

Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee

6 to 7 p.m.


Valentine’s Day Crafternoon: Make something special for someone special! We’ll have a variety of Valentine’s Day crafts and a snack available.

Mill Road Library, 6431 N. 76th St., Milwaukee

4:30 to 5:30 p.m.


8 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.


The Science Guy presents African American Scientists: Join the Science Guy as he highlights the contributions of African American scientists such as Lewis Latimer and George Washington Carver. See some of their experiments performed and try Latimer’s light bulb experiment.

Zablocki Library, 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee

6:30 to 7:15 p.m.


Sunset Playhouse Bug in a Rug Children’s Theater presents: Goodnight Lulu: Paulette Bogan’s fabulous book is brought to life as you help Momma hen get Lulu the chicken tucked in for the night. Join us a half hour prior to show time for a family fun craft project, and remember that jammies and blankets are always welcome for maximum cuddling!

Sunset Playhouse, 800 Elm Grove Road, Elm Grove

10:30 a.m.

$10/adults, $5/children, Free/ children under 2

262-782-4430 sunsetplayhouse.com

9 Thursday

Sunset Playhouse Bug in a Rug Children’s Theater presents: Goodnight Lulu: 10:30 a.m.

See February 8 listing for details.

Stuffed Animal Storytime & Sleepover: Is your favorite stuffed animal friend looking for new adventures? Enjoy an evening storytime for kids, families and stuffed animals, then tuck your stuffed friend in for a sleepover at the library! You may pick up your friend on Friday morning after 9 a.m. We’ll have photos of the stuffed animals’ fun sleepover activities!

Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha

Drop off your stuffed animal any time between 6 and 9 p.m. Storytime begins at 6:30 p.m.


10 Friday

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




Sunset Playhouse Bug in a Rug Children’s Theater presents: Goodnight Lulu: 10:30 a.m.

See February 8 listing for details.

Sky Circus on Ice: See gigantic kite displays and airborne performances, snow-sculpting demonstrations, kite-making workshops and kite-flying lessons, and lots more family winter activities.

Lake Lawn Resort, 2400 E. Geneva St., Delavan


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