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: 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

11 Saturday

Boy Scout Day with the Milwaukee Admirals: Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and their families are invited to Discovery World to engage in special Scout programming and to explore our interactive, hands-on museum displays! After spending the afternoon at Discovery World, Scouts can head to the Admirals’ new home location, the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, to watch the Admirals take on exciting competition.

Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee

Check-in at noon, classes from 1 to 4 p.m. in Discovery World lab spaces.

$20/person, To register, contact Nathan Harker at 414-227-0556 or email nharker@milwaukeeadmirals.com

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live!: Daniel invites the audience on an interactive musical adventure as he and his friends explore the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others, and celebrating new experiences.

The Riverside Theater, 116 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

2, 5:30 p.m.

Tickets start at $20.75

414-286-3663, 800-511-1552, pabsttheater.org

Darwin Day: Join us for a global celebration of science and reason, as we commemorate through games and experiments, the man who first described evolution via natural selection.

Dinosaur Discovery Museum, 5608 Tenth Ave., Kenosha

12 noon to 5 p.m., Free


Disney Enchanted Tales: “Dumbo”

See February 10 listing for details.

Family Coloring Day: Families with children of all ages are welcome to join us. Bring the whole family for a fun and relaxing time. Drop in anytime. Coloring pages, crayons and pencils will be provided.

Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha

2 to 4 p.m.


First Stage presents: Lovabye Dragon:  Based on the “Dragon and Girl” books by Barbara Joosse, this First Steps production is designed for families with young children (ages 3-7).

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

11 a.m., 1 p.m., Sensory-friendly performance at 3:30 p.m..

$14/ticket, 414-267-2961 firststage.org

Friends of Retzer Nature Center Wild Winter Night: Cure your cabin fever and join us for this wild winter adventure! There will be guided hikes, free showshoe rentals, informal sing-along by the campfire, S’mores and hot chocolate, children’s activities, planetarium shows and a night sky watch.

Retzer Nature Center, S14 W28167 Madison St., Waukesha

6 to 9 p.m, $2/person at the door


Ice Fishing Clinics for Kids: Take your children, ages 15 and under, to a FREE ice-fishing clinic in your Milwaukee County Parks. Members of local fishing clubs will teach ice-fishing basics to ensure safe and fun winter fishing.

Brown Deer, 7835 N. Green Bay Road

Dineen, 6901 W. Vienna Ave.

Humboldt Park, 3000 S. Howell Avenue

McCarty Park, 8214 W. Cleveland Avenue

Scout Lake, 5902 W. Loomis Road

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Love your Great Lakes Day: Discovery World is teaming up with other local Fund for Lake Michigan grantees to provide fun hands-on activities for everyone to enjoy. A family-friendly event offering fun and interactive educational experiences aimed at introducing you to our community’s connection to freshwater through local organizations that are instrumental in sustaining the Great Lakes.

Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Meet Lois Ehlert at Boswell Books: The author of well-loved children’s books such as “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” and “Growing vegetable soup” will be talking about her new book just in time for Valentine’s Day, “Heart to Heart.”

Boswell Books, 2559 N. Downer Ave., Milwaukee

2 p.m.


Play and Learn at Washington Park: Pizza Parlor: Grab your apron and get ready to work at the pizza parlor. Practice making yummy pizzas, taking orders, and delivering your delicious creations to eager customers.

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

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.


Pop-up Museum: My Great Lakes: As part of the celebration of Love Your Great Lakes Day at Discovery World, we’re popping up to share your stories of the Great Lakes. Wisconsin wouldn’t be what it is without the Great Lakes. We rely on our inland waters for food, industry and fun – so much we’re sometimes called the Third Coast or the Fresh Coast. What object tells your story of how you use and love your Great Lakes? Spend your summers on the water? Bring in your boat’s floating keychain! Work hard to keep our water fresh? Write your story down for all to see.

Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Saturday Afternoons at Central for ‘Tweens: Wisconsin Conservatory Bucket Drumming: Make music with nothing but a 5-gallon bucket and a pair of drumsticks in the newest program from the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music. Participants will learn basic rhythm patterns and create an original piece of music to accompany a traditional story. You’ll never look at a bucket the same way again!

Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

2 to 3 p.m.


Saturdays at Central: Music Appreciation with the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music: Sing, listen and play rhythm instruments while moving to music.

Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

10:30 to 11:15 a.m.


Story Time in the Galleries: Come hear a story that relates to a work of art in the Museum, and then make a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard.

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

10:30 a.m., Free with Museum admission


Sunset Playhouse Bug in a Rug Children’s Theater presents: Goodnight Lulu: 10:30 a.m., 2:00 p.m.

See February 10 listing for details.

12 Sunday

Disney Enchanted Tales: “Dumbo”

See February 10 listing for details.

First Stage presents: Lovabye Dragon: 11 a.m., 1 p.m.

See February 11 listing for details.

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