Upcoming Events

Check out a list of our upcoming events below!

Music Makers Free Day

Sunday, August 7: 8am – 4pm

Music Maker Free Day is Sunday, August 7! Admission to the museum will be FREE with musical programming throughout the day. We will kick things off with our favorite percussionists, Marisol and Chris, in the BFK Jam Band from 8am-10am! We can’t wait to see you there!

Music Makers Free Day Schedule:

  • 8:00-10:00am: BFK Percussion Jam Band (da Vinci Studio)
  • 10:10-11:00am: Nani Agbeli Performance (da Vinci Studio)
  • All Day: Create Your Own Instrument Workshop (da Vinci Studio)
  • All Day: Instrument Exploration (Innovation Lab)

Check out more Mile of Music, Music Education Team events here!


Diversity Discovery Free Day

Saturday, September 10: 12pm – 5pm

The Building for Kids is hosting Diversity Discovery Free Day in partnership with Rhythms of the World on Saturday, September 10! Admission to the museum is free for everyone from 12:00-5:00pm, as we explore elements of diversity that make our community stronger. Local non-profits and community groups will lead hands-on activities and will host performances for families to learn, discover, and celebrate this diversity of race/ethnicity, ability, belief, and family structure. Children and families of all backgrounds can come to the Building for Kids and see themselves in the programming while pursuing understanding of others. 

Participating Organizations include:

  • Autism Society of Greater Wisconsin & Fox valley Chapter
  • SOAR Fox Cities
  • Multi-Ethnic Students Affairs (UWGB)
  • People of Progression
  • Fox Valley Literacy
  • African Heritage, Inc.
  • new Pride
  • Girl Scouts of the Northeastern Great Lakes
  • FVTC – Global Education
  • Hmong Youth Program for Excellence        


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