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Thursday 2/16

Tot Time: Children up to age 3 and their caregivers can listen to a story and a rhyme and then play with toys from 9:30 to 10 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave. Just drop by.

“Being Mortal”: The Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave., will host a showing of the Frontline documentary “Being Mortal,” as well as a discussion by local physician Richard Hansen, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

All-City Read Book Discussion: Discuss “A Man Called Ove” with your neighbors at Design Vision Optical, 8720 W. North Ave., from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Refreshments will be served. Call the store at 414-774-0200 to reserve a seat.

All-City Read Lunch and Dinner: Three restaurants are getting into the Swedish spirit in honor of the Tosa’s All-City Read book, “A Man Called Ove.” Get pea soup (and Swedish pancakes, where available) at Tosa Bowl and Bun, 7212 W. North Ave.; Red Dot, 6715 W. North Ave.; and North Avenue Grill, 7225 W. North Ave.

Friday 2/17

Kathy’s House Dinner & Wine Pairing: Raise money for Kathy’s House by enjoying a five-course meal by Chef Hadley Shully with wine pairings. The dinner will be held at Shully’s Watermark, 146 N. Green Bay Road, Thiensville, at 6 p.m. The cost is $125 per person; register at www.kathys-house.org/events/shullys-dinner-wine-pairing. Architectural plans for Kathy’s House will be available to view.

Saturday 2/18

LEGOs @ Your Library: Wauwatosa high school students will help children ages 4 to 10 create with Legos at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave., from 1 to 2 p.m. Register by calling the library at 414-471-8486 or stopping by the library in advance.

Lördagsgodis (Saturday Sweets): Get 10 percent off a candy purchase when you mention Tosa’s All-City Read or Lördagsgodis (lur-dogs-goo-dees) at Indulgence Chocolatiers, 6538 W. North Ave., or Niemann’s Chocolate, 7475 Harwood Ave.

“A Man Called Ove”: The Rosebud Cinema Drafthouse, 6823 W. North Ave., will show “A Man Called Ove,” a Swedish-language film adaptation of the All-City Read book, at 10:30 a.m. (also 10:30 a.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday). Tickets are available at the Rosebud box office or at https://omniwebticketing.com/rosebud/?schdate=2017-02-18.

Tosa East Booster Club Fundraiser: Support the 22 sports teams at Wauwatosa East High School by attending the Red & White TE Booster Club Fundraiser from 7 to 11 p.m. The evening of drinks, great food, live music and an auction will take place at Dugout 54, 5328 W. Bluemound Road. Tickets are available at http://www.eventbee.com/v/tosaeastboosters/event?eid=181351512#/tickets.

Sunday 2/19

The Amazing Tosa Race Road Rally: Competitors will test their knowledge of the city and the book “A Man Called Ove” during this wandering adventure that starts in the City Hall Parking Lot, 7725 W. North Ave. The rally runs from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Reservations are required; visit www.TosasAllCityRead.com/events.

Winter Farmers Market: Wauwatosa Presbyterian Church, 2366 N. 80th St., will host a Winter Farmers Market & Brunch from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Market products include produce, meat, eggs, apples, oats, bread, baked goods, preserves, caramels, chocolates, organic teas, handmade wool products, candles, soaps and fair trade products.

Brusubardis Quartet: The First Congregational Church of Wauwatosa, 1511 Church St., will present its 4 O'Clock Free Concert Series at 4 p.m. Donations will gladly be accepted. For information, contact the church office at 414-258-7375 or online at firstchurchtosa.org.

Monday 2/20

Yo Mama! Story Time: Pre-school aged children can enjoy stories, music, crafts and a small frozen yogurt for $5 per child from 11 a.m. to noon at Yo Mama!, 1349 N. Wauwatosa Ave. For information, call 414-988-5365 or visit www.yomamagoodness.com.

Tips for Caring for a Person With Alzheimer's: The Alzheimer’s Association will present tips for caregiving with patience and flexibility at Luther Manor, 4545 N. 92nd St., from 2 to 4 p.m. The program is free.

Tuesday 2/21

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 10:30 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave. An adult must attend with the child; older siblings are welcome.

All-City Read Book Discussion: Discuss “A Man Called Ove” with your neighbors at Ono Kine Grindz, 7215 W. North Ave., from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Reserve your seat at www.tosasallcityread.com/events.

Wednesday 2/22

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 10:30 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave. An adult must attend with the child; older siblings are welcome.

Story Slam: This live storytelling event will feature stories on the theme “neighbors and neighborhoods” at Cranky Al’s, 6901 W. North Ave., from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Storytellers are asked to register in advance by emailing info@tosasallcityread.com or calling 414-476-3238. This event is free.

Black History Month: With the help of citizens group Tosa Together, students from Wauwatosa’s high schools will gather with friends, neighbors and supportive adults at 7 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave., for a Black History Month celebration. Students and adults will speak, sing, share poetry and honor the achievements of African Americans – as well as meet their neighbors and share refreshments.

Backgammon play: The Milwaukee Backgammon Club invites all players, from novice to advanced, to its open play night of heads-up games, multiplayer chouettes, and beginner lessons at 6:30 p.m. at Rounding Third Sports Bar & Grill, 6317 W. Bluemound Road. Arrive any time up to 9 p.m. to be assured at least an hour of play. For information, visit mkebackgammon.org or email info@mkebackgammon.org.

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