Upcoming REACH Activities

Bring your Little to one of our events and have fun with other matches.




March 2018 Activities

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Community Care Packages
Wednesday, March 21 from 6:00pm-7:30pm
770 N. Jefferson St. Milwaukee, 53202
Join BBBS as we partners with SunBeam Kids to volunteer in creating care packages for those in need in our community. We will have information about a variety of places in Milwaukee and Waukesha that we will sharing our packages. Matches will create and assemble hygiene kits, necessities, and treats. Dinner will be provided. We ask each Big to bring 10 of one item from the supply list to contribute to the care packages and share with everyone. This event is for all ages. Click here to see the list of supplies.
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Big Little Bowl Fundraiser *All ages
Saturday, March 24 from 12:30pm-2:00pm
AMF West 7505 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, 53219
Teach your Little about the importance of giving back. Join BBBS in reaching our goal of 80 matches participating in our Big Little Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraiser. Each match will need to raise $100 and will receive free shoe rental, two free bowling games, food, sodas, prizes and more. This event is for all ages. Please note: If you cannot attend this Big Little Bowl, you can join a different date that works best for you.  Click here for additional Bowl for Kids’ Sake dates.  
You will be entered into a drawing to win a $50 gift card to your favorite restaurant!
Click here to register for Bowl for Kids’ Sake. 


Match Anniversary Event *All Ages
Tuesday, March 27 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Bounce Milwaukee, 2801 S. 5th Ct., Milwaukee, 53207
The Anniversary Event is designed to celebrate long-lasting mentoring relationships. We will have a structured program with games, awards and dinner. Then you and your Little will explore Bounce with rock climbing, laser tag and bounce houses. BBBS holds a Match Anniversary Event every other month. Matches celebrating anniversaries in March and April will be invited to this event. This event is for all ages.
Click here to register! 

April 2018 Activities

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BBBS Smart Start *All ages
Saturday, April 7 from 10:00am-12:00pm
BBBS Office, 788 N. Jefferson St., Ste. 600, Milwaukee, 53202
Learn! Develop! Grow! Join BBBS for a fun-filled event focused on building your match relationship. This activity is intended for our newest matches, giving you the opportunity to meet new friends, set goals, and learn more about each other. We will have interactive games that will help you with strengthening the building blocks of your friendship. You will walk away with great tips to help you both as you continue to develop your relationship. Breakfast will be provided. This event is for matches within the first four months and for all ages.
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Guys CrossFit Day Out *Ages 10 and older
Saturday, April 7 from 10:00am-12:00pm
Badger CrossFit, 1169 N. 62nd St., Wauwatosa, 53213
Get active and join BBBS for a fun morning of fitness with Badger CrossFit. Experience a variety of exercises to learn more about functional training and movements you can do in a gym and on your own. Healthy snacks will be provided. All skill levels welcome. This event is for Big Brother/Little Brother matches for ages 10 and older.
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Green Plastic and Trash Full Circle *Ages 8-12
Tuesday, April 10 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Dr., Milwaukee, 53202
Investigate polymers by creating a batch of bioplastic. Shape the plastic using a mold and learn how this biodegradable plastic compares to standard petroleum-based plastics. Explore life cycles of every day and apply a systems approach to discover new ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle. This event is for Littles ages 8-12.
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Workshop and Preview Performance of Antarctica *All ages
Tuesday, April 10 from 5:45pm-8:30pm
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N. Water St., Milwaukee, 53202
Join First Stage for a private pre-show workshop to develop a deeper understanding of the play. The workshop will introduce  the characters and themes of ANTARCTICA, WI, and actively explore the journey of a hero and the obstacles they face through theater games and drama-based exercises. Matches will have the chance to strengthen their acting skills as they participate in the magic of storytelling and stepping into another character’s shoes. The ideas of what makes a “hero,” how to have a purposeful conversation, and the technique of portraying a character on stage will all be explored. Light snacks will be provided. This event is for all ages.
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Parent Connection Series: BBBS Fun & Games *All ages
Saturday, April 14 from 1:00pm-3:00pm
Washington Park Senior Center, 4420 W. Vliet St., Milwaukee, 53208
Parents/Caregivers, Littles and Bigs are invited to attend a free afternoon of fun at our annual Fun & Games event. This is a great opportunity to spend time together, play interactive games and get to know BBBS participants and staff. The afternoon will include Earth Day activities for all ages, games and prizes, family photos, refreshments and more. Please note: The spirit of this event is for Parents/Caregivers, Littles and Bigs to attend together. Siblings are welcome to attend. This event is for all ages. We have sent your Little’s family an invite to register. Please coordinate together for you to attend.  


Volunteer and Celebrate Earth Day with BBBS *All ages
Saturday, April 21 from 10:00am-12:00pm

Urban Ecology Center Washington Park Branch, 4145 W. Lisbon Ave., Milwaukee, 53208 OR Hank Aaron State Trail 84th to 94th St.
Honor and celebrate Earth Day with BBBS and volunteer your time and helping make our community beautiful. We will be at two different locations to provide opportunities for our matches to give back and spread our services. The morning will include assisting with a variety of projects to clean up the parks and trails. We will provide snacks and water. Please note: This event is rain or shine. This event is for all ages.
Click on the link of the location you would to volunteer.

Urban Ecology Center Washington Park Branch, 4145 W. Lisbon Ave., Milwaukee, 53208
Hank Aaron State Trail 84th to 94th St. West Allis, 53214


Escape MKE *Ages 15 and older
Wednesday, April 25 from 5:45pm-8:00pm
Escape MKE, 3333 N. Mayfair Rd. #314, Milwaukee, 53222
Looking for a fun and exciting activity to do with your teenage Little? Your mission, should you choose to accept it: Navigate clocks, locks, secret passages and more to escape the room before time runs out! Matches will need their wits, teamwork and critical thinking to accomplish your mission. This event is for Littles ages 15 and older.
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