Nate Hutter (left) and Ryan Wagner used their spidey sense as they and other superheroes rode to the top of a giant world ball during a Super Hero Camp offered by the New Berlin Recreation Department on Aug. 9.
Mount Carmel Health and Rehabilitation Center employee Don Carlson gets dunked during a carnival held for residents of Mount Carmel on Thursday. Residents enjoyed cream puffs, cotton candy, and sing-a-longs.
The moon shines over Lake Evinrude at the Milwaukee County Zoo on Aug. 10. Campers, who pitched their tents on the shore of the lake, were taking part in the zoo's annual Snooze at the Zoo event. Participants camp on the shores of Lake Evinrude and spend the night among the critters.
Kids create a scene Norman Rockwell might have painted during the Whitefish Bay Ice Cream Social on Aug. 3. From left are Allison Curran, 7, Tommy Curran, 3, Seamus Larson, 2, Megan Curran, 5, and getting the last drop of his ice cream is Sean Larson, 5.
Sarah LeBre applies a bit of face paint to Nora Tanel during the Quarry Heights Neighborhood Association block party in Wauwatosa on Aug. 6. The block party featured kids games, a visit by the Wauwatosa Fire Department and a potluck supper.
Leah Delaney tries to light candles on a birthday cake for her mother, Rose Delaney, during the Mitchell Family Reunion that drew more than 70 people from across the country to the Bill and Peg Mitchell home in Greendale on Aug. 6.
(From left) Abby Rufer of Brookfield, Sarah Creegan of Elm Grove and Athylia Paremski of Franklin congratulate one another after taking part in the state finals of the Distinguished Young Women of Wisconsin in South Milwaukee.
Lori Drew and her 25-year-old umbrella cockatoo Joey showed up in support of the Elmbrook Humane Society's Thank Dog it's Friday fundraising event Aug. 5 and to spread the word about CARE, the Center for Avian Rehabilitation & Education.