Kids' Events!

Story Time with Jannis: Bear Has a Story to Tell
Sunday January 12, at 11:00 am

Grab a carpet square and gather ‘round because we’re bringing back story time! Perfect for kids who are 18 months of age and older, story times will feature different books and activities on a theme, the second Sunday of every month at 11am.

This month, Jannis will read from Bear Has a Story to Tell by Caldecott Medalists Erin and Philip C. Stead, as well as other books featuring animals and winter themes.



  • Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 7pm - a ticketed event with Melissa Atkins Wardy, author of Redefining Girly: How Parents Can Fight the Stereotyping and Sexualizing of Girlhood, from Birth to Tween, at the Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Rd., River Hills. Co-sponsored by Milwaukee Reads and Bronze Optical.
  • Friday, February 7, 2014, 7pm - Barbara Ali, author of 101 Things to Do in Milwaukee Parks: A Guide to the Green Spaces in Milwaukee
  • Tuesday, February 18, 7pm - Ilsa J. Bick, author of White Space: Book One of the Dark Passages, with a talk on the psychological underpinnings of her young adult novels
  • Wednesday, February 19, 7pm - Sheila Turnage, author of The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing