27 Monday

Messy Mondays: Children ages 2 to 6 and their caregivers can experiment with a variety of art materials, including finger paint, stamps, modeling clay, scissors, glue and more. The goal is not to make identical projects, but to enjoy and learn from the creative process.

Pewaukee Public Library, 210 Main Street, Pewaukee

9 a.m. to 12 noon


28 Tuesday

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.

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

4:30 to 6 p.m.


1 Wednesday

Weekend Wednesdays: Come play Wii U and enjoy this weekend-of-a-Wednesday every first Wednesday of the month! Open to kids 13 and up.

East Library, 2320 N. Cramer St., Milwaukee

3 to 5 p.m.


2 Thursday

After School Tech Time: Make it, break it, tinker with, and take it! Explore STEAM concepts with a variety of fun, hands-on projects.

East Library, 2320 N. Cramer St., Milwaukee

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.


Kohl’s Thank You Thursday: Admission is free all day today.

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).

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

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Think-Build-Create: Dr. Seuss Science: Make some Oobleck inspired by “Bartholomew and the Oobleck,” create fizzy footprints from “The Foot Book”, graph fish with “One Fish, Two Fish”, and make art inspired by “The Lorax.”

Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha

4 to 5:30 p.m.


3 Friday

Kids Dream Family Film Series: Kung Fu Panda 3: View your favorite family flicks for just $3!

Participating Marcus Theatres

10 a.m.


Seussical JR: Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life on stage in this fantastical musical extravaganza.

The New Theatre on Main, W359 N5920 Brown Street, Oconomowoc

7:30 p.m.

$18/adults, $15/students, seniors



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