Film Review Incredibles 2

This image released by Disney Pixar shows a scene from “Incredibles 2.”

Activities aimed at families this week range from free programs at Bong to indoor library programs:

Flying at Bong

Bong State Recreation Area, 26313 Burlington Road, is hosting a program on Remote Control Flying, 9:30 to 11 Saturday morning (July 20). Bruce Horton and Dennis Migut will lead this program about the gear, techniques and laws of remote control flying. Programs are free. A vehicle admission sticker is required to enter Bong. For more information, call 262-878-5600 or visit

Museum programs

The Kenosha Public Museum, 5500 First Ave., hosts “Museum Munchkins” programs from 9:30 to 10 Wednesday mornings. The July 24 program is on rabbits. This is a free program, open to preschoolers with an adult. For more information, call 262-653-4140.

Also at the Public Museum are Sunday Curiosity Carts. Every Sunday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., visitors are welcome to “drop by the Field Station for interactive experiences with museum education staff.”

A new activity is chosen each week. These programs are all free and open to the public. For more information, visit

Library programs

The Southwest Library, 7979 38th Ave., is hosting preschool storytimes at 9:30 and 10:30 Friday morning (July 19), with preschool parties at 10 and 11 a.m.

Also at the Southwest Library on Friday (July 19), from 3 to 4 p.m., is the program “Kid Science: The Foldscope: An Origami-Based Microscope,” for students in kindergarten through fifth grade. In these hands-on science workshops, participants learn the ins and outs of different concepts through crafts, games and experiments. On Friday, the students will build a foldscope and dive into the world of microscopy and scientific exploration.

On Tuesday (July 23), the Southwest Library hosts “Brown Bag Movie Fun: The Incredibles 2,” for families with children. From 11:30 .m. to 1:30 p.m., families are invited to bring a lunch to and enjoy this animated film on the big screen.

From 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday (July 24), students in kindergarten through fifth grade should gather at the Uptown Library, 2419 63rd St., to “make play dough and silly putty that’s good enough to eat.”

And on July 25, the Southwest Library hosts the program “What Pet Should We Get?” for families with children. From 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., a representative from the Safe Harbor Humane Society will talk about the animal shelter, take visitors through the adoption process and prepare families for how to care for a pet. As a bonus, participants will get to meet cute animals! The libraries host several free programs every week. For more details, go to

Stock bike racing

The Monday Night Stock Bike Racing program season is up and running Mondays at the Washington Park Velodrome, 1821 Washington Road.

The program serves as an introduction to track bike racing. Riders as young as 3 years old can participate in the program and must bring their own bicycle and helmet. The cost is $5 for registration and $3 per session. Registration takes place at 6 p.m., with racing starting at 6:30 p.m. each Monday. For more information, visit