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Thursday

Rhyme Time: Children up to 3 years of age are invited to enjoy a 20-minute session featuring nursery rhymes, stories, songs, finger plays and more at 9:30 or 11 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave . An adult must attend with the child; older siblings are welcome.

Parochial Elementary School Art Show:Student art from local parochial elementary schools will be on display in the children's library at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave., through March 22.

Metcalfe's Art Exhibit: Residents are invited to an opening reception for the the Wauwatosa School District's annual art show at Metcalfe's Market, 6700 W. State St., from 5 to 7 p.m. The work will remain on display at the store until Tuesday, March 22.

Friday

Rhyme Time: Children up to 3 years of age are invited to enjoy a 20-minute session featuring nursery rhymes, stories, songs, finger plays and more at 9:30 or 11 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave . An adult must attend with the child; older siblings are welcome.

Children's Clothing and Toy Resale:Gently used kids' clothing, baby furniture and equipment, toys, books and more will be for sale at Eisenhower Elementary School, 11600 W. Center St., from 6 to 9 p.m.(also 9 a.m. to noon Saturday). Children and infants will not be allowed at the sale Friday for safety reasons. Money raised will supplement the cost of field trips and school events such as High Interest Day and Family Fun Night. For information, call (414) 302-0657 or (414) 465-1908.

Midwinter band concert: Student musicians will perform in the Schwan Concert Hallin the Center for Arts and Performance at Wisconsin Lutheran College, 8800 W. Bluemound Road, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $5 and $6. For information, visit wlc.org and click on 'upcoming events.'

Saturday

Family Free Day at the zoo: Visit the Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Road, during regular hours and receive free admission for your whole party. Parking, rental and concession rates still apply.

Open swim:The whole family can go for a swim at Wauwatosa East High School, 7500 Milwaukee Ave., from 12:15 to 2:15 p.m. Children 7 and younger must be accompanied by an adult in the water. Admission costs $1 for children 17 and younger and adults 62 and older and $2 for adults. Exact change required. Water wings, inflated tubes, masks and snorkels not allowed. Check bit.ly/1ISZygN for changes to the schedule.

Sunday

Pancakes for scholarships: The Wauwatosa Kiwanis Club and Wauwatosa high schools' Key Clubs will hold a pancake breakfast to benefit scholarships for four students from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Wauwatosa West High School, 11400 W. Center St. Tickets cost $7 in advance, $8 at the door and $5 for those age 12 and younger. Advance tickets may be purchased at either high school or by calling Ken Snyder at (414) 459-4567. The event will also include face painting, music, games, raffles and prizes.

Monday

Spring Tea signup: Time to sign up for the Spring Tea at the Hart Park Senior Center, 7300 Chestnut St., to be held on Wednesday, April 6.The program will be 'The Settlement Cookbook: its History, Author & Connection to Milwaukee' by Ellie Gettinger at 1 p.m. $12 members, $15 non-members. Enjoy a cup of tea and slice of Tuxedo Torte. Bring your own tea cup and spend the afternoon. Call (414) 471-8495 for information.

Open swim: The whole family can go for a swim at Wauwatosa East High School, 7500 Milwaukee Ave., from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Children 7 and younger must be accompanied by an adult in the water. Admission costs $1 for children 17 and younger and adults 62 and older and $2 for adults. Exact change required. Water wings, inflated tubes, masks and snorkels not allowed. Check bit.ly/1ISZygN for changes to the schedule.

'Wizard of Oz' preview: The Suburban Woman's Club of Wauwatosa will present a preview of Tosa West's production of 'Wizard of Oz' at 12:30 p.m.at the Wauwatosa Civic Center, 7725 W. North Ave. The presentation is free and open to the public. Coffee and dessert will be served before the performance. Reservations are required. Call President Nancy Langlas at (262) 695-9908 or Nancy Schrap (414) 771-6472 to make a reservation.

Tuesday

'Hats Off to Her Story': The Wauwatosa Historical Society will hold its general meeting followed by a presentation called 'Hats Off to Her Story' at 1:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 1511 Church St. Historical dressmaker and milliner Carol Jensen will tell the group about six Wisconsin women, the hats they wore and the role they played in our history (including Caroline Quiner Ingalls of Brookfield). For information, go to the society's website at www.wauwatosahistoricalsociety.org.

Wednesday

Open swim: The whole family can go for a swim at Wauwatosa East High School, 7500 Milwaukee Ave., from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Children 7 and younger must be accompanied by an adult in the water. Admission costs $1 for children 17 and younger and adults 62 and older and $2 for adults. Exact change required. Water wings, inflated tubes, masks and snorkels not allowed. Check bit.ly/1ISZygN for changes to the schedule.

Sandwich and a Steinway: Pianist Mary Anna Salo will perform from noon to 1 p.m. at Steinway Piano Gallery of Milwaukee, 11550 W. North Ave. A $5 donation is suggested. For information, call the store at (414) 727-5995.

Backgammon night: The Milwaukee Backgammon Club invites all players, casual to serious, for an evening of headsup matches, multiplayer chouettes and lessons for newcomers at 6:30 p.m. at Rounding Third Sports Bar & Grill, 6317 W. Bluemound Road. For information, visit mkebackgammon.org or email info@mkebackgammon.org.

St. Jude Thrift Shop sale: The St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., will hold a half-off sale featuring spring and summer clothing for the entire family from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information, visit stjudeparishwauwatosa.org.

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