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Milwaukee's Daily Magazine for Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

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Discovery World [edit]
500 N. Harbor Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 765-9966
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Discovery World at Pier Wisconsin is a non-profit organization located on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan, and is committed to educational, cultural, and environmental development.
Upcoming events

Oct. 4, 2014
Star Wars® Day

Join us to meet all of your favorite characters from a galaxy far, far away! We're welcoming back The 501st Legion, The Rebel Legion, and the R2D2 Builders Group on Saturday, October 4th for our seventh annual Star Wars® Day!

See amazing hand-made costumes, character outfits, and robots from the films that have inspired generations.

Here's what else you can experience on this special day: •Presentations from world-renowned artist and visual storyteller Dave Dorman •"Knights of the Howling Moon" Light Saber demonstration •Kenosha LEGO Users Group will display their detailed models from LEGO bricks •Dress-A-Trooper Demo with the 501st Legion •Themed projects in the Kohl's Design It! Lab •Licensed Star Wars® merchandise available for purchase in our Gift Shop As in previous years, $2 from every admission and all proceeds from the Light Saber demonstration will be donated to the Make-A-Wish® Foundation. Please call 414.765.9966 for more information.

Oct. 11, 2014
Haunted Tall Ship

Everybody’s been through a haunted house – but have you ever experienced a haunted ship? This October, the S/V Denis Sullivan will transform into Wisconsin’s haunted flagship, filled from bow to stern with ghouls, ghosts, and goblins! Step aboard to experience all the tricks and treats the captain and crew have waiting for you! Each tour lasts approx. 20 minutes. Last tour leaves 20 minutes prior to the listed end time.First come, first served. Pre-registration is not required. Purchase your tickets at the Ticket Counter day of.

Oct. 16, 2014
Master Brewer: 3 Sheeps Brewing

Brewing Session: Thursday, Oct 16th 5-10 pm Bottling Session: Thursday, Oct 30th 5-7 pm Discovery World’s Master Brewer series guides beer enthusiasts through the creation of a specialty brew in our professional grade brewing system. Grant Pauly, founder and brewmaster at 3 Sheeps Brewing, and George Bregar, coffee buyer and beer crafter at Colectivo Coffee, will conduct participants through the brewing of an exclusive product. Come back on October 30th to bottle your beer and bring a sample home! Cost includes: Brewing & bottling, training & recipes, hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, and a one-of-a-kind pack of the resulting beverage with customized label. No brewing experience is necessary. Participants must be 21 or older.

Oct. 16, 2014
Traveler Webelos Activity Badge

Travel to the Eco-Driving exhibit to learn how much it costs to travel via car, bus, bike, or foot. Scouts will dissect local maps to learn how to navigate routes in their neighborhood and learn how to use a compass to get from here to there. Scouts will also earn their Map and Compass Belt Loop.

Oct. 17, 2014

We have plenty of tricks and treats in store for our Discovery World Members & Member Guests: -FREE tours aboard the Haunted S/V Denis Sullivan -Meet Tony, “The Bug Whisperer,” and his Creepy, Crawly Bug Zoo from 7-8pm! Pre-registration is encouraged* -Creepy, Crawly Chemistry Labs (Ages 7+). Pre-registration is required* -NEW! A special sneak preview of Discovery World’s live theater show, Dr. Discovero presents: The Magic of Science, at 6pm and 8pm -Café open 5-7pm -Validated $5 parking is available for members while spaces remain available! -DIY Halloween themed projects in the Kohl’s Design It! Lab – Fun for the Whole Family! First come, first served *To reserve your spots, please call the Reservations Department at 414.765.8625 today!

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