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Discovery World has unveiled a new addition called “All Aboard,” to highlight STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) learning through miniature worlds. The latest feature is a model railroad replica of mid-20th century Milwaukee, equipped with a dynamic landscape including local buildings such as the historic Everett Street Depot, Pabst Brewery, Usinger’s Factory, and...
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“Voyage to the Deep” opened October 15th at the Milwaukee Public Museum On Friday, October 15, the Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM) welcomed the  international travelling exhibition Voyage to the Deep. 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...
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Jewish Museum Milwaukee’s (JMM) newest exhibit, Scrap Yard: Innovators of Recycling, opened Oct. 8. and runs through the end of January. Scrap Yard tells the story of scrap recycling, an industry that turns waste into raw materials. The industry has propelled American industry and innovation, and has given millions of people a livelihood and a...
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New episodes are available every Thursday on all podcast platforms. Here are the episodes that are currently available: Ep. 1 — Getting ready for baby Are you ready for baby? Listen as Patrick Lehman, MD, a pediatrician from the Children’s Wisconsin Bayshore Pediatrics primary care office, advises expecting parents what they REALLY need to know, do, and...
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It’s the time of year when many of us are fall cleaning at home, but sometimes you may encounter chemicals and items that you don’t know what to do with. If you have old painting supplies, weed killer, pools chemicals, and other hazardous materials in your home, the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewage District will take if...
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The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music has launched “Smart Start” Classes for ages 0-4. The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music is now the first institution in the United States to offer Smart Start, a new and innovative Early Childhood education program. The new classes use musical activities to train fundamental cognitive skills for children ages 0 –...
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The summer is winding down, but Milwaukee Recreation is offering a variety of fun and affordable activities for children and families for the fall. Fall Registration is Now Open Registration for fall activities are now open for all ages and abilities. Milwaukee Recreation offers a wide variety of programs for children and families, including music,...
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Old World Wisconsin
The Old World Wisconsin historical site is now fully open for families to visit throughout the summer. Visitors will experience firsthand the daily life of Wisconsin’s earliest settlers. It includes 60 restores historic structures on over 600 acres of picturesque landscapes. There are two ways to visit: Guided Journeys and Self Explore. The Guided Journeys are held on Wednesdays...
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Betty Brinn Children's Museum
The Betty Brinn Children’s Museum announced last month that it has joined Museums for All, a signature access program of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), administered by the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM), to encourage people of all backgrounds to visit museums regularly and build lifelong museum-going habits. The program supports those...
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