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Milwaukee's Daily Magazine for Tuesday, Sept. 2, 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

Sept. 5, 2014
Point Fish Fry and a Flick

Enjoy a free outdoor movie on the beautiful Milwaukee Lakefront at Discovery World, presented by Stevens Point Brewery. Food and fun starts at 5PM — movies start at Dusk. For the movie listings and detailed event information, visit

Sept. 6, 2014
Indian Summer Fireworks Sail

Patrons of all ages are invited to join us for a sail on Discovery World's Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan, and then watch the fireworks from the coolest location in Milwaukee! Enjoy a sail from 7-9 pm, and then return to Discovery World to view the fireworks from the ship. Spots are limited, so make sure to sign up before they're all gone! The cost is $50 per member and $60 per non-member.

Sept. 13, 2014
Kohl's Design It! Lab - Air Plant Holder

Assemble a decorative holder for low-maintenance Tillandsia air plants, utilizing construction techniques for air flow and easy watering. These plants require no soil, allowing holders to be highly decorative and abstractly shaped. Must be 10+ to participate.

Sept. 14, 2014
S/V Denis Sullivan Sunday Dinner Seafood Sail

Enjoy a 2-hour sail on the S/V Denis Sullivan followed by a fabulous three-course meal at the Harbor House, Milwaukee’s premier seafood restaurant! While onboard, become a member of the crew and help set the sails, coil the lines, steer the ship, or relax on deck and enjoy the experience. A member of the crew will join you for a dinner so you can ask questions, learn about our area’s maritime history, and enjoy the stories of sailing adventures.This is truly a unique experience! MENU* First Course: Mesclun Greens with Cucumbers, Cherry Tomatoes, Dried Cherries and Sherry Vinaigrette Main Entree: Trout Almondine with Fingerling Potatoes, Green Beans, and Lemon Brown Butter Dessert: Door County Cherry Cheesecake *Menu subject to change, based on seasonality. TIME Sail from 2:30-4:30pm • Dinner from 4:30-6pm COST** $85 member | $80 member 12 and younger $90 non-member | $85 non-member 12 and younger **Participants are responsible for 20% gratuity and any alcoholic beverages. DETAILS If a sail should be cancelled due to inclement weather and/or reasons of safety, only the sail portion of your reservation will be rescheduled or refunded. The dinner portion will proceed as scheduled. Dinners cannot be rescheduled and are non-refundable. For food allergies or dietary restrictions, please call the Reservations Department at 414-765-8625 to discuss your options.

Sept. 16, 2014 - Sept. 24, 2014
S/V Denis Sullivan Bucket List Sail

Join the crew of the S/V Denis Sullivan for the experience of a lifetime! Relive the golden days of the Age of Sail as you travel by tall ship on this exciting and hands-on multi-day adventure. The Bucket List Sail begins in Milwaukee, where the S/V Denis Sullivan and her crew will be traveling to Traverse City, Michigan, for Schooner Fest 2014. In the second leg, you can travel from Traverse City to Milwaukee. Passengers can do one or both legs of the journey.

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