Results tagged with 'hawthorn glen'
Published Aug. 3, 2013
I don't work in the summers so money is much tighter. But I've also learned it's pretty easy to find yourself buying tickets or paying admission prices to keep the kids entertained as the season wears on. Those costs can add up quickly and they aren't really necessary if you are willing to think ahead, pack a picnic or spend some time outdoors.
So far this year, we've tried a few things and here are our favorite examples of free Milwaukee fun.
Published Dec. 4, 2012
Winter is here (believe it or not), which means it's time to bring the sled down from the rafters and wax up the bottom and make sure the handles are tight. OnMilwaukee.com is happy to provide you with a list of some of the best hills in the county.
Published Nov. 1, 2007
It's certainly not a secret if you live in the neighborhood, but I recently discovered Hawthorn Glen, a 25-acre park and nature center run by Milwaukee Public Schools and tucked away north of State Street in the shadow of the big water tower that also overlooks Hawley Road.