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StoryBoss

StoryBoss

Free weekly workshops and end of summer Story Slam competition for teens.

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Race and Social Equity Booklist

Race and Social Equity Booklist

Race and Social Equity statement from City Librarian Paula Kiely and books for all ages.

MPL Statement and Booklist
Outside Contactless Materials Pickup
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Outside Contactless Materials Pickup

Patrons can request and pick up materials by calling (414) 286-3011. Pickup can be arranged for the Central Library Drive-Up, East, Tippecanoe, or Washington Park Branches.

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"Coming to America"

Join our monthly virtual reading group featuring Yiddish in Translation literature and a Hmong Family memoir. We will explore immigrant experiences of coming to America.

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Digital Reading/eBooks

Digital Reading/eBooks

You can stay home, but travel the world with eBooks or read an eBook that was adapted as a film and so much more. Take a look at our staff curated lists featuring hoopla and OverDrive digital titles.

Instantly read with your library card!
Absentee Voting Drop-off Sites

Absentee Voting Drop-off Sites

Absentee voting is reliable. If you have concerns about postal delivery, you can mail or use an Election Commission drop-off site to return your ballot.

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Join the Super Reader Squad!
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Join the Super Reader Squad!

Sign up online and attend free virtual programs. It's Fun, Easy & Free! For ages 12 & younger.

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#MPLTeenSummerChallenge
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#MPLTeenSummerChallenge

Join the Teen Summer Challenge. Read, Create, and Discover all summer long! For ages 13 to 18.

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Why let kids have all the fun?

Why let kids have all the fun?

MPL is here to help grown-ups celebrate this summer with the best books around. Read or listen to five books by August 31, 2020 and be entered to win a membership for Milwaukee Film and other fun prizes. For Ages 18 +

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Bronzeville Week 2020

By MPL Staff on Aug 1, 2020 11:30AM

Celebrate the past, present and future of the Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District with events, including a virtual library event for kids: Mind, Body & Soul Dancers: Urban Line Dancing.

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Aug 03 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL STORY…

Aug 03 2:00 PM
Elephant & Piggie Reader's Theater at Virtual

Click here to register. After registering, you will receive…

Aug 03 6:30 PM
PJ Story Time at Virtual

Families with young children are invited to a VIRTUAL STORY…

Aug 04 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL STORY…

Aug 04 2:00 PM
The Wisconsin State Fair is a Great State Fair! at Virtual

Click here to register! From the cows to…

Aug 04 2:00 PM
StoryBoss Workshop at Virtual

The future of storytelling is in your hands! Use storytelling as…

Aug 04 2:00 PM
Wisconsin Conservatory of Music at Virtual

Join Educators from the Wisconin Conservatory of Music for all sorts…

Aug 05 9:00 AM
All Ages Yoga at Virtual

Join us for an All Ages Yoga class!  Mary Marshall, 200HR…

Aug 05 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL STORY…

Aug 05 12:30 PM
Strings & Things: Virtual Knitting/Crocheting Circle at Virtual

Do you like to knit over lunch? Crochet mid-day? Join…

Aug 05 6:30 PM
Vegetarian Cookbook Club - Local Food Challenge! at Virtual

Join us for a virtual session of the Vegetarian Cookbook…

Aug 06 9:00 AM
Chair Yoga at Virtual

Click here to join Chair Yoga from…

Aug 06 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL STORY…

Aug 06 2:00 PM
Mind, Body & Soul Dancers: Urban Line Dancing at Virtual

So you think you can dance? Sure you can! Mind,…

Aug 06 3:00 PM
MPL Book Chat at Virtual

Read any good books lately? Join MPL's Book Chat! We…