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Milwaukee County residents will receive free general admission to the Milwaukee Public Museum on the first Thursday of every month through MPM’s new Thank You Thursday program beginning January 2, 2014.
Milwaukee County owns the Milwaukee Public Museum facility and collections, and as a “thank you” to the County and its constituents, MPM has added this opportunity for residents to visit the Museum the first Thursday of every month without charge.
MPM has extended hours on Thursdays and will be open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. so that visitors will have …
County Executive Scott Walker and County Board Chairman Lee Holloway on Wednesday announced Milwaukee County’s plan to have an external engineering firm begin a safety inspection of all county buildings to determine potential issues impacting public safety. This inspection will include all buildings that have not received a façade inspection within the last 5 years and is in addition to the audit request initiated by Chairman Holloway on Friday.
Written notification will be sent immediately to all organizations currently leasing County-owned buildings including the War Memorial, Marcus Center for the Performing …
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New events, attractions, exhibits and activities make their debut in 2010
Wisconsin’s tourism industry has a penchant for attracting national-level events, creating new attractions and expanding old favorites, and searching for ways to make the travel experience fresh and exciting year after year. And 2010 is no exception. Whether your ideal getaway is to be entertained, learn something new, get active or just reconnect with family and friends, you’ll find something new to experience in Wisconsin this year. So here’s a sampling of fun and relaxing things to see and do …
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More than 100 youth will show off what they know about Black History during the 2nd Annual Black Knowledge Bowl.
The tournament style contest will feature more than 20 teams of area high school and middle school age youth demonstrating their expertise. The Black Knowledge Bowl will be held Friday, February 26 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Milwaukee Public Museum.
The youth will be quizzed on a wide range of topics including Milwaukee Black History, Discovery & Industry, Entertainment, Africa, and Writing & Art. Prizes will be awarded for …