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, by Port Washington author Barbara Joosse and Los Angeles/Milwaukee illustrator Renee Graef, is the first of the Our City Adventures series published by Sleeping Bear Press.[/alert]
➸ Go to the Third Ward, where there’s a big market and lots of little shops. You can see a show or buy cool clothes.
➸ Head over to the RiverWalk, where you’ll find the very best place for a selfie: the Bronze Fonz. Ayyy!
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This story is taken from our June 2019 feature:
99 Days of Summer: Here’s Your 2019 Guide to Maximal Milwaukee Summer Fun
➸ At Discovery World, learn about Lake Michigan, which is HUGE. You can even pet a big fish called a sturgeon.
➸ Nearby is the Milwaukee Art Museum. Rocky talked to a quiet janitor there. Turns out, he was a statue!
➸ A fish fry is a must. At Lakefront Brewery, everyone eats together at big, long tables.
➸ Northpoint Lighthouse is 84 steps tall. When you get to the top, look down and see teeny tiny Milwaukee.
➸ Veterans Park is a great place to smell the sunshine. Fly a kite, ride a boat, rollerskate or pedal a Surrey bike.
“Say Hello to Summer!” appears in the June 2019 issue of Milwaukee Magazine.
Find it on newsstands beginning June 3, or buy a copy at milwaukeemag.com/shop.
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