3 Friday

Greater Milwaukee Auto Show: Check out all the new cars, and have fun with the kids with an indoor mini golf course and a Kids Test Track with electric powered vehicles for the kids to test out

Wisconsin Center, 400 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

1 to 9 p.m.

$12/adults 13 and over; $8/students; $6/children ages 7-12; Free/children 6 and under


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



4 Saturday

Family Free Day at the Zoo: Bring your family, friends and neighbors because Zoo admission is free! (Regular parking and concession fees still apply.)

Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee

9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


First Stage presents: Robin Hood: A fresh look at the timeless tale of the legendary hero. When Robin, Little John and Friar Tuck are captured, it falls to Marian and the Merry Men-in-training to come to the rescue. Full of adventure and with laughs aplenty, this new take on a classic tale is suitable for the entire family.

Todd Wehr Theater, 123 E. State St., Milwaukee

1, 3:30 p.m.


Greater Milwaukee Auto Show: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

See March 3 listing for more details.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!: Generations have enjoyed the delightfully silly, rhyming reports of Theodore Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss. Celebrate this beloved author’s birthday with stories, music, birthday treats and more.

Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Kids Dream Family Fun Series: Kung Fu Panda 3: See March 3 listing.

Paws and Read: Read out loud to a cuddly canine! The Alliance of Therapy Dogs will provide furry friends the first Saturday of each month. Come in to say hello, give a pet, or read a selection of good books. Great for reluctant readers!

Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee

1 to 2 p.m.


Play & Learn at Washington Park: Family and Friends: Here are Grandma’s glasses and here is Grandpa’s hat! Let’s meet all our family and friends while we sing, dance and play together.

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

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.


Seussical JR: 12, 4 p.m.

See March 3 listing for details.

Women in Science: Women scientists from a wide array of occupations will be discussing their work, research and stories of how they became scientists through activities and experiments for the whole family.

Kenosha Public Museum, 5500 First Ave., Kenosha

1 to 4 p.m.


5 Sunday

First Stage presents: Robin Hood: 1, 3:30 p.m.

See March 4 listing for details.

Greater Milwaukee Auto Show: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

See March 3 listing for more details.

Kids Dream Family Film Series: Kung Fu Panda 3: See March 3 listing.

Seussical JR: 4 p.m.

See March 3 listing for details.

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