3 LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

 

20 Monday

Adventures in African American History: Learn about Black History while creating a piece of keepsake art. Bring something you want to incorporate into your collage or use materials provided. Enjoy prizes and snacks too! Children ages 7-18 and their families are welcome.

Bay View Library, 2566 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee

6 to 7:30 p.m.

mpl.org

Button Making: For grades 5 to 12. Show off your personality and interests by making pieces of flair. We’ll have lots of supplies, but you are welcome to bring your own images (2 inches or smaller). Making the buttons is very quick, but allow yourself plenty of time to design your flair.

Pewaukee Public Library, 210 Main Street, Pewaukee

3 to 4:30 p.m.

pewaukeelibrary.org

Snap Circuits: Explore the basic principles of electricity by playing with snap circuits and other resources from the MKE Mixers.

Martin Luther King Library, 310 W. Locust St., Milwaukee

2 to 2:45 p.m.

mpl.org

22 Wednesday

African American History Month Jeopardy: Test your knowledge of African American history and win prizes!

Capitol Library, 3969 N. 74th St., Milwaukee

5 to 6 p.m.

mpl.org

Black History Month Read In: Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs invites families to listen to heartfelt stories. Craft included. Light refreshments will be served.

Martin Luther King Library, 310 W. Locust St., Milwaukee

5:30 to 7 p.m.

mpl.org

23 Thursday

Chocolate Chip Cookie Tasting: For grades 7-12. Do you love chocolate chip cookies? If you do, come to the library to taste a variety of cookies and vote for your favorite. We’ll even be able to make our own cookies and enjoy them hot out of the oven! Registration is required.

Pewaukee Public Library, 210 Main Street, Pewaukee

3 to 4:15 p.m.

pewaukeelibrary.org

Extra Special Story Time: Tar Beach: Celebrate African American History Month with this classic and make your own quilt-style collage.

Atkinson Library, 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee

10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

mpl.org

24 Friday

Disney Enchanted Tales: “Alice in Wonderland”: Marcus Theatres throughout Southeast Wisconsin will be presenting different Disney movies throughout February. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays -- showtimes vary by location.

$5/person

marcustheatres.com

3 LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE
Read or Share this story: http://www.metroparentmagazine.com/story/life/events/top-picks/2017/02/17/test-your-knowledge-african-american-history-taste-chocolate-chip-cookies-and-more-week-ahead/98038462/