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Valentine’s Day Family Reading Night18, January 2018

Join us for a Valentine’s Day Family Reading Night. Activities will include reading and arts and crafts. Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Time: 4:30-6:30 pm Location: Penfield Children’s Center – 833 N. 26th Street, Milwaukee Dinner and refreshments will be provided. Questions? Please contact Carma Clark (414.345.6335) or Michelle Rodriguez (414.345.6322). Registration is required. Click… Read More »

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Milwaukee Film Festival Partnership4, October 2017

We are honored to be a Community Partner of the Milwaukee Film Festival again this year! Support the festival by checking out the movie we are paired with – Kids Shorts Size Small –…/kids-shorts-size-small-1/

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Share your Heart!1, September 2017

Heart of Canal Street is Potawatomi Hotel & Casino’s signature community program. Half of each $3 or $7 Canal Street Bingo game purchased goes to the Heart of Canal Street fund, which totaled more than $1.1 million last year and provided funding to children’s charities in southeastern Wisconsin. Penfield Children’s Center is in the running… Read More »

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Celebrating 50 years at Penfield Children’s Center12, July 2017

Fifty years ago, Martha Watts, owner of the Watts Tea Room, received a call that would forever solidify her reputation in Milwaukee’s nonprofit community. Community leader and philanthropist, Jane Pettit, asked Marti if she might be interested in visiting a Montessori school for central-city children with special needs. Marti’s curiosity got the best of her.… Read More »