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Game Jam
Event | Mitchell Street

Game Jam

Professional game developers will coach you through the process of making your own video game. Friday, July 27 & Saturday, July 28. For teens ages 13-18.

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Discovery Lunches
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Discovery Lunches

One-hour programs that let you explore and connect with fellow learners. Light refreshments provided.

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Money Smart for Small Business
Resource | Center Street

Money Smart for Small Business

Workshops that provide an introduction to starting and managing a business.

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Memory Cafés
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Memory Cafés

Offering people with dementia and their care partners the opportunity to enjoy regular, enjoyable social interaction with others in similar circumstances in a safe, welcoming environment.

Third Tuesday of the month, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Register to Vote @ MPL
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Register to Vote @ MPL

Update your registration (or register for the first time) online or by visiting any voter registration kiosk available at all Milwaukee Public Library branches.

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Volunteer at the Library
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Volunteer at the Library

Volunteers are needed for upcoming events at the Milwaukee Public Library. Check out our current volunteer opportunities. Complete an online application today!

Current Opportunities at MPL
Join the Super Reader Squad!
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Join the Super Reader Squad!

Sign up at your favorite Milwaukee Public Library or online beginning Monday, May 14. It's Fun, Easy & Free! For ages 12 & younger.

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Brainfuse
Research

Brainfuse

Tutors are available seven days a week from 2 p.m.-11 p.m. for all grades.

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Book a Business Librarian
Research | Central

Book a Business Librarian

Work one-on-one with Milwaukee Public Library Business Librarians as they guide you through the library’s business resources.

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#MPLTeenSummerChallenge
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#MPLTeenSummerChallenge

Earn prizes by doing fun activities both in and outside of the library this summer! Track points online. You choose what to do. Mix, match, and repeat! For teens ages 13-18.

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Library Development
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Library Development

Milwaukee Public Library is replacing four branches with new library facilities that will be part of mixed-use projects and completely rebuilding one standalone branch from the inside out.

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MKE READS: The Color of Law

By MPL Staff on Jul 19, 2018 8:28AM

Read, learn and connect at your library while discussing author Richard Rothstein’s The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America.

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Saturday, July 21, 2018
9:00 AM
Exhibit: Hunger Next Door at Central

Hunger Next Door is a traveling exhibit designed by Hunger…

10:00 AM
Computer Classes - Intro to Word at Center Street

Learn how to create simple documents, edit and format text, correct…

10:00 AM
Computer Classes - Intro to Word at Central

Learn how to create simple documents, edit and format text, correct…

10:00 AM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Need help with*... Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

10:00 AM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Washington Park

Need help with*... Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

10:30 AM
The Six Skills for Early Literacy at Washington Park

Learn the six skills that all children need in order…

10:30 AM
Citizenship Classes at Mitchell Street

Free citizenship classes presented by Voces de la Frontera every…

10:30 AM
Saturdays at Central at Central

Wisconsin Conservatory Music Appreciation: Sing, listen and play rhythm instruments while…

11:00 AM
Family Book Club at Bay View

Join us at the library for a kid-friendly book club!…

11:00 AM
Central Library Tour at Central

Tour the past and present glory of the Central Library…

1:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Central

Need help getting a job online? A job trainer specialist…

1:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Atkinson

Need help with*... Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

2:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Center Street

Need help getting a job online? A job trainer specialist…

2:00 PM
Saturday Afternoons at Central for 'Tweens at Central

The Beautiful World of Butterflies: Butterflies may be beautiful, but that's…

2:00 PM
Beats & Rhymes Workshop at East

Interested but not sure where to begin? Experts from True…