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Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States

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December 2017

Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Pint-Size Science: Ages 2-5

December 13 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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One event on October 18, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on November 15, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on December 13, 2017 at 10:30am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

From the kitchen to the playground – and even in the car – science is all around us. Join us as we make exciting science discoveries through stories, songs and experiments! Recommended for ages 2-5

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Tot Time: Ages 1-3

December 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 28, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Singing, listening to stories, playing games and other activities for our youngest visitors are the first, critical steps in building academic and social skills for a lifetime. Join us for fun and games that are all about learning! Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Recommended for children age 3 and younger. 

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Stories and Songs with the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music

December 15 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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One event on September 15, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on September 29, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on October 6, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on October 13, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on October 27, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on November 3, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on November 17, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on December 1, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on December 15, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on December 29, 2017 at 10:30am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Children’s imaginations will soar as they read and re-create storybook tales through drama, music and dance with the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music.  Children will learn beginning concepts of music, and explore pitch, volume and space through group and individual singing. They will develop creativity as storytellers and build important skills in literacy, sequencing, and cooperation—and lay the foundations for a lifetime of enthusiasm for music and reading. Recommended for all ages. 

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Open Making

December 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission.

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Mad Science

December 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Mad Science is a facilitated program that encourages scientific literacy through educational, hands-on experiments and activities. Recommended for all ages. Mad Science is free with regular admission. Three, two one, blast off! Join us on a intergalactic journey as we voyage to the planets and learn about our solar system.

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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It’s in the Bank: Age 4 and older

December 19 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 26, 2017 at 11:30am

One event on October 10, 2017 at 11:30am

One event on October 24, 2017 at 11:30am

One event on November 7, 2017 at 11:30am

One event on November 21, 2017 at 11:30am

One event on December 5, 2017 at 11:30am

One event on December 19, 2017 at 11:30am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for facilitated play that teaches children about earning, spending, saving and sharing. Children will be the contestants in a fast-paced game show that will help them develop their financial vocabulary and learn to make smart decisions. Recommended for children age 4 and older.  Sponsored by:

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Tot Time: Ages 1-3

December 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 28, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Singing, listening to stories, playing games and other activities for our youngest visitors are the first, critical steps in building academic and social skills for a lifetime. Join us for fun and games that are all about learning! Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Recommended for children age 3 and younger. 

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Neighborhood Night

December 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on September 21, 2017 at 5:00pm

One event on October 19, 2017 at 5:00pm

One event on November 16, 2017 at 5:00pm

One event on December 21, 2017 at 5:00pm

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free

Join us for FREE admission, courtesy of our sponsors, from 5 - 8 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month! Enjoy access to all of the Museum's hands-on exhibits, and stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Neighborhood Night is presented by Northwestern Mutual Foundation with additional support provided by the Schoenleber Foundation, US Bank, the Joseph and Vera Zilber Charitable Foundation, Inc. and media sponsor…

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Morning Open Making is subject to availability and group reservations. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

Find out more »

Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Be A Maker: Equipment Teardown Workshop

December 23 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we deconstruct equipment!  What's inside a printer, or a computer, or a toy? Let's find out! Participants will get to take something apart and see what's inside. You might find motors, or speakers, or circuit boards. FREE with regular admission. Recommended for children age 3 and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Be A Maker: Open Making

December 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission.

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Museum is Closed

December 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 25, 2017 at 9:00am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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The Betty Brinn Children’s Museum is closed today. We hope you will join us on Tuesday, December 26 as we resume our regular Museum hours.

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Museum is Closed

December 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 25, 2017 at 9:00am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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The Betty Brinn Children’s Museum is closed today. We hope you will join us on Tuesday, December 26 as we resume our regular Museum hours.

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Winter Break at BBCM

December 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 28, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 29, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 30, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 31, 2017 at 12:00pm

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for winter break fun all week long at BBCM. Check out our daily activities, FREE with regular admission: Become a Paper Pilot Museum level Visit our design station to build and launch your creations into the new year! Put it to the test in our giant 2018 target! How far will your plane fly? The Photo Factory Museum level Get your selfie smile ready and walk through our colorful and fun photo stations, where you are the star!…

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Danceworks: Dance With Me!

December 26 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 9:30am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for a caregiver and child dance class with Danceworks, Inc! Start your child on his or her way to a life-long love of movement and music featuring simple dance routines that helps parents and caregivers increase flexibility and model healthy exercise habits. Each class will include fun activities to learn about body parts, colors, directions, and counting! Recommended for all ages.

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Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we create a paper snowstorm! How can measurement, counting and paper folding become beautiful art? By making paper snowflakes! Stop by the Be A Maker space to experiment with new tools, learn about technology and check out 3D printing demonstrations!…

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we create a paper snowstorm! How can measurement, counting and paper folding become beautiful art? By making paper snowflakes! Stop by the Be A Maker space to experiment with new tools, learn about technology and check out 3D printing demonstrations!…

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Winter Break at BBCM

December 27 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 28, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 29, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 30, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 31, 2017 at 12:00pm

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for winter break fun all week long at BBCM. Check out our daily activities, FREE with regular admission: Become a Paper Pilot Museum level Visit our design station to build and launch your creations into the new year! Put it to the test in our giant 2018 target! How far will your plane fly? The Photo Factory Museum level Get your selfie smile ready and walk through our colorful and fun photo stations, where you are the star!…

Find out more »

Danceworks: Dance With Me!

December 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 9:30am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for a caregiver and child dance class with Danceworks, Inc! Start your child on his or her way to a life-long love of movement and music featuring simple dance routines that helps parents and caregivers increase flexibility and model healthy exercise habits. Each class will include fun activities to learn about body parts, colors, directions, and counting! Recommended for all ages.

Find out more »

Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we create a paper snowstorm! How can measurement, counting and paper folding become beautiful art? By making paper snowflakes! Stop by the Be A Maker space to experiment with new tools, learn about technology and check out 3D printing demonstrations!…

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we create a paper snowstorm! How can measurement, counting and paper folding become beautiful art? By making paper snowflakes! Stop by the Be A Maker space to experiment with new tools, learn about technology and check out 3D printing demonstrations!…

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BAM Workshop: Learn to Solder

December 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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$15

Join us for our facilitated workshops in our Be A Maker space to learn beginning soldering skills. Participants will receive all the materials and be provided the tools needed to create a project from start to finish.  Recommended for children age 6 and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Museum admission is not included in workshop fee. Members: $10 per kit Non-members: $15 per kit CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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BAM Workshop: Learn to Solder (Session 2)

December 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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$15

Join us for our facilitated workshops in our Be A Maker space to learn beginning soldering skills. Participants will receive all the materials and be provided the tools needed to create a project from start to finish.  Recommended for children age 6 and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Museum admission is not included in workshop fee. Members: $10 per kit Non-members: $15 per kit CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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Winter Break at BBCM

December 28 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 28, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 29, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 30, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 31, 2017 at 12:00pm

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for winter break fun all week long at BBCM. Check out our daily activities, FREE with regular admission: Become a Paper Pilot Museum level Visit our design station to build and launch your creations into the new year! Put it to the test in our giant 2018 target! How far will your plane fly? The Photo Factory Museum level Get your selfie smile ready and walk through our colorful and fun photo stations, where you are the star!…

Find out more »

Tot Time: Ages 1-3

December 28 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 28, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Singing, listening to stories, playing games and other activities for our youngest visitors are the first, critical steps in building academic and social skills for a lifetime. Join us for fun and games that are all about learning! Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Recommended for children age 3 and younger. 

Find out more »

Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we create a paper snowstorm! How can measurement, counting and paper folding become beautiful art? By making paper snowflakes! Stop by the Be A Maker space to experiment with new tools, learn about technology and check out 3D printing demonstrations!…

Find out more »

Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we create a paper snowstorm! How can measurement, counting and paper folding become beautiful art? By making paper snowflakes! Stop by the Be A Maker space to experiment with new tools, learn about technology and check out 3D printing demonstrations!…

Find out more »

BAM Workshop: Learn to Solder

December 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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$15

Join us for our facilitated workshops in our Be A Maker space to learn beginning soldering skills. Participants will receive all the materials and be provided the tools needed to create a project from start to finish.  Recommended for children age 6 and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Museum admission is not included in workshop fee. Members: $10 per kit Non-members: $15 per kit CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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BAM Workshop: Learn to Solder (Session 2)

December 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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$15

Join us for our facilitated workshops in our Be A Maker space to learn beginning soldering skills. Participants will receive all the materials and be provided the tools needed to create a project from start to finish.  Recommended for children age 6 and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Museum admission is not included in workshop fee. Members: $10 per kit Non-members: $15 per kit CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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New Year’s Eve at Noon

December 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Celebrate 2018 early! Guests can make a party hat, create something festive in the Be A Maker space and be wide awake when they toast the new year (with juice) as they sing, dance and count down to the Museum’s annual New Year’s Eve at Noon ball drop. For added fun, make the giant ball drop! Help build Milwaukee's biggest chain reaction to kick off the new year! Use found materials, machines and real tools to help construct a giant contraption for the…

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Winter Break at BBCM

December 29 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 28, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 29, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 30, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 31, 2017 at 12:00pm

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for winter break fun all week long at BBCM. Check out our daily activities, FREE with regular admission: Become a Paper Pilot Museum level Visit our design station to build and launch your creations into the new year! Put it to the test in our giant 2018 target! How far will your plane fly? The Photo Factory Museum level Get your selfie smile ready and walk through our colorful and fun photo stations, where you are the star!…

Find out more »

Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

December 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission. Join us for winter break fun in the Be A Maker space as we create a paper snowstorm! How can measurement, counting and paper folding become beautiful art? By making paper snowflakes! Stop by the Be A Maker space to experiment with new tools, learn about technology and check out 3D printing demonstrations! Create your own piece…

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Stories and Songs with the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music

December 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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One event on September 15, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on September 29, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on October 6, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on October 13, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on October 27, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on November 3, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on November 17, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on December 1, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on December 15, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on December 29, 2017 at 10:30am

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Children’s imaginations will soar as they read and re-create storybook tales through drama, music and dance with the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music.  Children will learn beginning concepts of music, and explore pitch, volume and space through group and individual singing. They will develop creativity as storytellers and build important skills in literacy, sequencing, and cooperation—and lay the foundations for a lifetime of enthusiasm for music and reading. Recommended for all ages. 

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Kohl’s Wild Theater

December 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Kohl’s Wild Theater is a conservation-themed theater performance using drama, songs and puppetry. This performance is FREE with regular admission, but registration is required. Visit the Museum’s Information Desk for additional information. Kohl’s Wild Theater is made possible by a partnership among Kohl’s Cares, the Milwaukee County Zoo and the Zoological Society of Milwaukee.  Recommended for all ages.

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Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

December 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Stop by our Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create. Recommended for all ages, parental supervision is required. 

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Winter Break at BBCM

December 30 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 28, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 29, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 30, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on December 31, 2017 at 12:00pm

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for winter break fun all week long at BBCM. Check out our daily activities, FREE with regular admission: Become a Paper Pilot Museum level Visit our design station to build and launch your creations into the new year! Put it to the test in our giant 2018 target! How far will your plane fly? The Photo Factory Museum level Get your selfie smile ready and walk through our colorful and fun photo stations, where you are the star!…

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Be A Maker: Open Making

December 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Stop by the Museum’s Be A Maker space to tinker with tools, build something out of unique materials, experiment with technology, and more! FREE with regular admission.

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Winter Break at BBCM

December 31 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 28, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 29, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 30, 2017 at 12:00pm

One event on December 31, 2017 at 12:00pm

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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Free with regular admission

Join us for winter break fun all week long at BBCM. Check out our daily activities, FREE with regular admission: Become a Paper Pilot Museum level Visit our design station to build and launch your creations into the new year! Put it to the test in our giant 2018 target! How far will your plane fly? The Photo Factory Museum level Get your selfie smile ready and walk through our colorful and fun photo stations, where you are the star!…

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