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Take Home Craft at Franklin Library

Franklin Public Library 9151 W Loomis Rd, Franklin, WI

Pick-up an all-ages craft or activity at the Children’s Desk to make at home. One per child. While supplies last. October 25: Paper Roll Ghost November 29: Thankful Book  

Free
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Super Mario Scavenger Hunt at St. Francis Library

St. Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St. Francis, WI

Find characters from Super Mario hidden outside the library! Pick up the scavenger hunt handout at the youth reference desk or download it from our website. Return your completed handout by November 30 to receive a special button!

Free
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A Charlie Brown Christmas-First Stage

Todd Wehr Theater at the Marcus Performing Arts 929 N. Water Street, Milwaukee, WI

Come home for the holidays with First Stage and this treasured holiday classic. Everyone is giddy with Christmas cheer, but Charlie Brown has the Yuletide blues. Will directing the Christmas play help him get in the spirit of the season? Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts gang as they learn the […]

$24
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Christmas at the Pabst Mansion

Pabst Mansion 2000 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI

A Milwaukee holiday tradition! With unique decorations every year, this grand exhibition offers an ever-changing feast for your eyes.  Open every day for guests to explore each festive room. Perfect for those from one to ninety-two, enjoy this time with family and friends at the Mansion as you enjoy the elegantly decorated interiors. Sundays, 3:30pm-5:30pm What could […]

Free
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Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival

WI

For 23 seasons, the Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival has made spirits bright with its animated sculptures, interactive displays and twinkling street décor. This festive backdrop will continue to deliver oohs and aahs in a safe, socially-distanced environment. Take a stroll or a drive and experience the brilliance of more than 500,000 lights throughout downtown’s parks […]

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Self-Guided Jingle Bus Tours on the iHeartRadio App

WI

Get acquainted with Downtown’s lights and sights via a self-guided audio tour available on the iHeartRadio app. Hop aboard the free tour by listening to five episodes available in both English and Spanish. Just type “MKE Jingle Bus Tour” in the iHeartRadio app or anywhere you listen to your favorite podcasts, and follow along by […]

Free
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Santa’s Mailbox

Cathedral Square Park 520 E Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI

Fast track letters to the North Pole! Drop your child’s wish list into Santa’s Mailbox at Cathedral Square Park, November 18 – December 12, and receive a personalized reply. Holiday spirit delivers the letters to Santa – no postage required! Just remember to include a return address. Letters must be received by December 12 to […]

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Chanukah Story Book Walk | Shul Center

Shul Center 8825 North Lake Drive, Bayside, WI

Relive the story of Chanukah on the Chanukah Book Trail! Follow the path to read the story- make sure to bring along your phone to scan the QR code for the audio! The trail is open at all times beginning November 28. The path will be lit to allow for nighttime walks. Take-home craft at […]

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Santa’s Wonderland | Cabela’s in Richfield

Cabela's 1 Cabela Way, Richfield, WI

Santa will be cruising into Richfield on Saturday, November 6 to officially kick off Santa’s Wonderland, the ultimate free family Christmas event, at Cabela’s. Photos with Santa will start on November 7 with FREE advance reservations, which can be made beginning November 1. To learn more and make a reservation, visit www.cabelas.com/santa.

Free
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Rhythm and Rhyme Time at Greenfield Library

Greenfield Public Library 5310 W. Layton Ave, Greenfield, WI

Join us for 30 minutes of songs and rhymes to encourage singing, dancing, and playing. Nursery rhymes have never been so fun! Space is limited. Registration is required. Register in person or call the Children’s Desk at 414-321-9595 ext. 4114.

Free
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Open Gym | LaFleur’s

LaFleur's Gymnastics W189N10991 Kleinmann Dr, Germantown, WI

Registration required. Closed for major holidays. $15 - ages 5 years to 12 years ($2 discount for siblings.) ​

$15
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Jewish Museum Milwaukee-Scrap Yard: Innovators of Recycling

Jewish Museum Milwaukee 1360 N Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, WI

A peddler calling “Junk man! Any rags, any bones, any bottles today?”   The clatter of cans pouring into a baler.  The grinding of a building-sized car shredder.  The whistle of a cargo ship carrying obsolete computers to sorting facilities around the globe. These are the sounds of scrap recycling: an industry that turns waste into […]

$9
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Voyage to The Deep at The Milwaukee Public Museum

Milwaukee Public Museum, 800 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA 800 W Wells StMilwaukee,

The exhibit tells a story of underwater exploration and adventure based on Jules Verne’s classic novel 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. Designed for kids aged 2 - 10, visitors to Voyage to the Deep can engage with both the fantasy of the novel and the facts of today, exploring Verne’s imaginary world and the real-life […]

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Rhythm and Rhyme Time at Greenfield Library

Greenfield Public Library 5310 W. Layton Ave, Greenfield, WI

Join us for 30 minutes of songs and rhymes to encourage singing, dancing, and playing. Nursery rhymes have never been so fun! Space is limited. Registration is required. Register in person or call the Children’s Desk at 414-321-9595 ext. 4114.

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Waddlers and Walkers at Franklin Library

Franklin Public Library 9151 W Loomis Rd, Franklin, WI

Waddlers & Walkers is for ages 0-23 months with adult. This 20-minute program, focusing on parent-child interaction, introduces babies to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and short stories. Program is limited to the first 20 families. Same program both times. Please attend only one Waddlers and Walkers in a week. Children's and Family programs will be held […]

Free
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Preschool Storytime | Brown Deer Library

Brown Deer Library 5600 W Bradley, Brown Deer, WI

Come to the library for stories and songs. There will be some fun books, singing songs, and doing fingerplays. There will also be a fun craft to take home. All participants over the age of 2 and the librarian running storytime must be masked, out of respect of those that are not yet vaccinated. Not […]

Free

Babytime at Brookfield Library (Birth to 24 Months)

Brookfield Public Library 1900 N Calhoun Rd, Brookfield, WI

Join the Children's Librarians for stories, songs, action rhymes and fingerplays. Parents and caregivers must attend with children, and are expected to actively participate. This program is intended for infant children, up to 24 months. Same day registration required prior to the start of each program. Register at the Children's Reference Desk the morning of […]

Free
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Open Swim at St. Ann Center

St. Ann Center - Stein Campus 2801 E. Morgan Ave, Milwaukee, WI

Featuring a warm water therapy pool and locker rooms – both wheelchair accessible – plus a relaxing hot tub spa, our aquatic center is open to the entire community. The public is invited to enjoy the pool on these designated days and hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30-9am; 11am-12pm; 3-4pm Cost: $5 per swimmer or $25 for a weekly swim card […]

$5.00
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Waddlers and Walkers at Franklin Library

Franklin Public Library 9151 W Loomis Rd, Franklin, WI

Waddlers & Walkers is for ages 0-23 months with adult. This 20-minute program, focusing on parent-child interaction, introduces babies to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and short stories. Program is limited to the first 20 families. Same program both times. Please attend only one Waddlers and Walkers in a week. Children's and Family programs will be held […]

Free
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Preschool Open Gym Mondays (6 & Under) at Swiss Turners

Swiss Turners Gymnastics Academy 2214 S. 116th St., West Allis, WI

Preschool Open Gyms Do you have a child 6 or younger who just has energy to burn and a driving need to expand their boundaries? Well, open up a gigantic, new world of fun for them at our preschool open gym. Each child must have an adult accompanying them.  We have trampolines, a foam pit […]

$7
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Christmas at the Zoo | Shalom Wildlife Sanctuary

Shalom Wildlife Sanctuary 1901 Shalom Dr, West Bend, WI

"Christmas at the Zoo" A Holiday Drive-Thru in your own car . 1pm-8:30pm. Last cars admitted at 7:30pm   Closed: Thanksgiving Day Christmas Eve Christmas Day

$10

Dinosaurs: Mad Science Workshop at Franklin Library

Franklin Public Library 9151 W Loomis Rd, Franklin, WI

Dinosaurs, a Mad Science Workshop, is for kids in grades K5-5. Join Mad Science for an educational STEM workshop about dinosaurs! Registration is required and space is limited. Registration opens November 1. Children's and Family programs will be held in the library’s Fadrow Room or outside if weather permits. If a program is outside, follow the […]

Free
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Homeschool Open Gym Mondays (Ages 13 & Under) at Swiss Turners

Swiss Turners Gymnastics Academy 2214 S. 116th St., West Allis, WI

Homeschool Open Gym   ​When:       Mondays from 2:00-3:30pm Cost:        $7 Who:         Open to children up to 13 years of age (Children under 6 must attend with an adult - Parents are welcome!) What to wear:        Shorts/ warm-up pants and a tee-shirt or a […]

$7
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Open Swim at St. Ann Center

St. Ann Center - Stein Campus 2801 E. Morgan Ave, Milwaukee, WI

Featuring a warm water therapy pool and locker rooms – both wheelchair accessible – plus a relaxing hot tub spa, our aquatic center is open to the entire community. The public is invited to enjoy the pool on these designated days and hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30-9am; 11am-12pm; 3-4pm Cost: $5 per swimmer or $25 for a weekly swim card […]

$5.00
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The Little Nature Museum at Hawthorn Glen

Hawthorn Glen Nature Center 1130 N 60th Street, Milwaukee, WI

Attendance is FREE! Come visit our Little Nature Museum & see animals native to Wisconsin, including tree frogs, several species of turtles & snakes, and many birds, even a hawk.

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Monday LEGO Club | Mequon Library

Frank L. Weyenberg Library 11345 N Cedarburg Rd, Mequon, Wisconsin

Build up your creativity and LEGO skills at the library! Share ideas, work together, and make new friends. Children ages 5 and up are welcome to attend. Bring a friend, no registration required! Meets in the Tolzman Community Room from 4:00-5:30 PM on the last Mondays of the month. September 27, October 25, November 29 […]

Free
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Winter Wonders Drive-Through Holiday Light Show at Boerner Botanical Gardens

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Celebrate the wonders of the season with spectacular lights! Dramatic lighting techniques and fantastic displays make this drive-through holiday lights show a feast for the eyes and the spirits! Gather with family and friends to enjoy the illuminated forests and fields of the Boerner Arboretum and Whitnall Park. Featuring: Over 1,000,000 LED Lights Scenic 1.5 […]

$25.00

Cedarburg Tree Lighting | Cedarburg Community Center

Cedarburg Community Center W63 N641 Washington Avenue, Cedarburg, WI

Monday Nov 29, 2021 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM CST 5:30pm make-and-take crafts for families in the Community Center 7pm Santa arrives to light the tree via horse & carriage, sponsored by Port Washington State Bank. Location: Cedarburg Community Center W63 N641 Washington Avenue (next to City Hall) Cedarburg WI  53012 Chamber elves are busy organizing the Annual Tree […]

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Wonderland of Lights Drive-Through at Racine Zoo

Racine Zoo 2131 North Main Street, Racine, WI

Marvel at the sight of dazzling illuminations from the comfort of your own vehicle! Drive through enchanting light displays of delightfully decorated trees, charming characters, a 96 ft. tunnel with an incredible show of dynamic designs, and more. Perfect for guests of all ages. $5 per person, free for 2 years and younger (Cash or […]

$5.00
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Candy Cane Lane

Candy Cane Lane 9200 W. Oaklahoma, West Allis, WI

In December of 1984, a group of neighbors in West Allis, WI got together to festively decorate their homes and wrap their trees like candy canes for the holidays in honor of a neighborhood child that was diagnosed with cancer. The neighborhood encouraged visitors to make a small donation as they drove through the neighborhood […]

Free
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