For kids

Through Sept. 6

Sean Kenney’s Animal Super Powers Made with LEGO® Bricks

This brand-new exhibition features awe-inspiring larger-than-life sculptures made from LEGO® bricks. Combining the world’s most beloved toy brick with the mythology of super heroes, Animal Super Powers provides an entertaining platform through which guests can appreciate the wonders of the natural world.

Milwaukee County Zoo



Science + You

Learn about human health and nutrition, investigation and experimentation, and the scientific tools that scientists utilize during problem-solving.

Discovery World


Starting in June

Cream City Clay

Offers a variety of  classes for all ages including parent/child classes.


Through June 21

First Stage:

Amplify BIPOC


June 3, 4, 5, 6

Milky Way Drive-In

Milwaukee area's first new drive-in theater in decades.

Ballpark Commons, Franklin


June 5 & 26

Open Climb

Riveredge Nature Center


June 5

Frog Fest!

Riveredge Nature Center


June 5

Raptor Saturday

Scheduled to appear: Baron von Screech (Eastern Screech Owl), Nicco (Broad-winged Hawk), Tallulah (Turkey Vulture), Loki (American Crow), Valkyrie (Bald Eagle).

Schlitz Audubon Center

June 8 & 22

Tuesdays in the Garden for Parents and Very Small Children

Join art educator Claudia Orjuela for hands-on art making and exploration of the outdoor world.

Lynden Sculpture Garden


June 12

Pond Plein Air

Create a watercolor work of art at the ponds.

Schlitz Audubon Center


June 12

Pudgie Pie Roasting

Try using a pie iron try making a cheesy treat and then end it with something sweet.

Urban Ecology Center, Riverside Park


June 14 & 18

Adventure Bike Day Camp

Safe Routes Instructors will teach safe city and trail riding skills.

187 E. Becher St. inside the Bay View Wheel & Sprocket


June 15

Monarch Larva Monitoring in Menomonee Valley

Get a close-up view of larval butterflies living in our green spaces.

Urban Ecology Center, Menomonee Valley


June 16-Oct. 6, Wed. 5-7pm

Bayshore Family Flicks

Free family movies, The Tap concessions.



June 20

Parent/Grandparent Trek:

Kayaking Horicon Marsh

Riveredge Nature Center


June 25

Parent/Grandparent Trek:

Tubing the Milwaukee River

Riveredge Nature Center