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Thursday

Contemporary Books: The Hart Park Senior Center, 7300 W. Chestnut St., hosts this discussion group at 12:45 p.m. The book is "1+1" by JoJo Moyers.

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.

Meet author Bruce Forciea: The author of science fiction thriller "The XCure" will sign copies of his book and offer tips for writing and publishing from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave.

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 Tuesday, March 22.

Metcalfe's Art Exhibit: Residents are invited to view the Wauwatosa School District's annual art show at Metcalfe's Market, 6700 W. State St. 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.

Zentangles:Hart Park Senior Centermembers will learn to draw these patterned images at 1:30 p.m. at the center, 7300 W. Chestnut St. For information, call (414) 471-8495. The cost is $10 for members and $13 for guests.

Saturday

Lunch with the Bunny: Come eat lunch with the Easter Bunny at the Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Road, at noon in the Peck Welcome Center. The menu includes shredded barbecue pork sandwiches, chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, fresh fruit, cookies and kringle and chips. Register for a spot at http://www.milwaukeezoo.org/events/blbunny.php.

Make a blood donation: The BloodCenter of Wisconsin will collect blood donations from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.at Roosevelt Elementary School, 2535 N. 73rd St. Schedule an appointment by calling (877) 232-4376 or vising bcw.edu/appt. Walkins are welcome. Donors should bring a photo ID with birth date.

"Rumplestiltskin": The Children's Theatre of Wauwatosa will present this Village Playhouse production at 2 p.m. at the Lois Weber Theaterat Longfellow Middle School, 7600 W. North Ave. Tickets cost $5 each and are available at the door, starting at 1:30 p.m.

Easter EggCitement: The Tosa East Towne Neighborhood Association will host an egg hunt in Center Street Park, 6420 W Clark St., at 10 a.m. Visit tosaeasttowne.org/category/events/springegghunt for information.

Sunday

We the People fundraiser: The We the People team from Wauwatosa West High School is preparing to head to Washington, D.C., to represent Wisconsin in a national competition. A fund-raiser brunch with raffle will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at O'Sullivan's, 12525 W. North Ave., Elm Grove. The cost of the event is $15 at the door. To reserve your spot, call (262) 784-1656.

Milwaukee Metro Concert Band: The band will perform its spring concert, "Night on the Town," at 3 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hallin the Center for Arts and Performance at Wisconsin Lutheran College, 8800 W. Bluemound Road. The performance is free.

Monday

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.

Tuesday

Diabetics Eat-"U"-Cation: Hayat Pharmacy staff will present a program on how changing what and how you eat can mean big changes in your blood sugar levels at 10:30 a.m.at the Hart Park Senior Center, 7300 W. Chestnut St. Call (414) 471-8495 to register. The program is free.

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.

Editor's note: The following item reflects a corrected time, and eliminates the "minitournament," which has been discontinued.

Backgammon play: The Milwaukee Backgammon Club invites all players, from novice to advanced, to its open play night of headsup games, multiplayer chouettes, and beginner lessons 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.

Sandwich & a Steinway: Gregory Hartmann will perform at Steinway Piano Gallery of Milwaukee, 11550 W. North Ave., from noon to 1 p.m. A $5 donation is suggested.

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