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24 Friday

First Stage presents: Mockingbird: With the support of her advisor, father, and a new reading buddy, 11-year-old Caitlin, who is on the autism spectrum, begins to understand how to embrace the “messiness” of emotions. Soaring with heart and humor, discover how the perseverance of one girl can change a community. Suggested for families with young people ages 10-17+

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

7 p.m.

firststage.org

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

Participating Marcus Theatres

10 a.m.

marcustheatres.com

25 Saturday

First Stage presents: Mockingbird: See March 24 listing for details.

3:30, 7 p.m.

Kids Dream Family Film Series: Storks

See March 24 listing.

Maple Sugar Days: Celebrate the spring thaw and our Wisconsin heritage. The program includes a short walk to the sugarbush, a visit to an old-time sugarin’ camp, a boil down demonstration and hands-on activities for children. A pancake with real maple syrup will top off your day.

Wehr Nature Center, 9701 W. College Ave., Franklin

1-4 p.m.; Guided hikes every 15 minutes

$6/person, Free/children 2 and under

friendsofwehr.org

Play & Learn at Washington Park: Flower Shop: Practice helping out at the florist’s shop. Help customers, arrange flowers, run the cash register, and write up orders. There is so much to do at our busy floral shop!

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

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

mpl.org

Saturday Afternoons at Central for ‘Tweens: Chess Club: Open play chess for all levels

Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

1:30 to 3 p.m.

mpl.org

Saturday Matinee: Bring the whole family to a movie matinee! Free popcorn will be served.

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

1 to 4 p.m.

mpl.org

Saturdays at Central: Grocery Store: The grocery store is a perfect place for children to explore learning opportunities and reading and writing in a real-life situation.

Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

mpl.org

26 Sunday

First Stage presents: Mockingbird: See March 24 listing for details.

1, 3:30 p.m.

Kids Dream Family Film Series: Storks

See March 24 listing.

Maple Sugar Days

See March 25 listing.

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