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Get Fit! Get Healthy!
Event | Bay View

Get Fit! Get Healthy!

Get in shape in the New Year! Snap Fitness trainers will be present. Dress comfortably to try out exercises and movements. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 6-7 p.m.
MKE United Public Survey

MKE United Public Survey

The MKE United Greater Downtown Action Agenda needs your feedback about their work to date. By working together, we can create a Greater Downtown that is welcoming to all, well positioned for future growth and poised to create benefits for the entire City.

Share your input!
Martin Luther King Day Celebration 2017
Event | Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King Day Celebration 2017

Commemorate the life of Dr. King through live music, dancing, dramatic presentations, art activities and more.

Monday, Jan. 16, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
We Need Your Feedback!
About MPL

We Need Your Feedback!

View the responses to the Request for Proposal to replace the Martin Luther King Branch of the Milwaukee Public Library.

Submit your comments!
MPL Joins Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

MPL Joins Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

DPLA is now providing free access to digital collections from libraries, archives and museums across Wisconsin, including MPL.

Browse the collection!
Give to the Library Today!
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Give to the Library Today!

Your gift to the Milwaukee Public Library Foundation helps advance the library's mission of lifelong learning.

Donate now!
Library Development
About MPL

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.

Learn more!
Community Open House
Event | Martin Luther King

Community Open House

MPL staff will host a community open house to display proposals for the future development of the Martin Luther King Branch Library.

Thursday, Dec. 15, 6-8 p.m.
Health Insurance Marketplace Assistance
Resource

Health Insurance Marketplace Assistance

Licensed Healthcare Navigators will be available to assist with exploring insurance options under the Affordable Care Act.

Learn more!

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Snow! Magical Snow!

By MPL Staff on Dec 8, 2016 9:02AM

Have you ever wished for snow? It's cold outside, but you can get cozy with these new books about winter and warm right up.

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Saturday, December 10, 2016
10:00 AM
Say Cheese! Digital Photography @ MPL at Washington Park

Are you curious about digital photography?  Join us for Say…

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

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

10:30 AM
Start Right, Finish Bright: Building Foundations in Your Infant & Toddler Classroom at Villard Square

Being a nurturing caregiver is such an important part of…

10:30 AM
Saturdays at Central at Central

Stretching with StoriesStr-e-e-etch while reading stories with YogaKids Milwaukee LLC!…

10:30 AM
Play & Learn at Washington Park

Join us each Saturday morning from 10:30 - 11:30 am…

10:30 AM
ACA Health Insurance Enrollment at Martin Luther King

Whether you're uninsured, or just want to explore your choices,…

10:30 AM
Citizenship Classes at Forest Home

Need help finding a pathway to citizenship? Voces de la…

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…

2:00 PM
Make Your Own Gingerbread House at Zablocki

Listen to the story of the gingerbread man and create…

2:00 PM
Murder Mystery Night at Central

Do you enjoy a good murder mystery?  Come to our…

2:00 PM
Get Crafty at King at Martin Luther King

Learn to make beads out of old magazines and string…

2:00 PM
BYOD: Bring Your Own Device at Central

Bring your tablet, Kindle, Nook, etc. and your library card to…

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

Yoga for TweensLearn fun yoga poses and breath play that…

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

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