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MPL Express at Silver Spring
Event | MPL Express at Silver Spring

MPL Express at Silver Spring

Our first 24-hour library on the corner of 64th St. & Silver Spring Dr. is now OPEN!

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Manga Drawing Contest
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Manga Drawing Contest

Show off your talent! Enter the Manga Drawing Contest for teens ages 13-18 at any Milwaukee Public Library.

October 1-31, 2014!
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Get A Library Card

Your library card is your gateway to a world of information! A library card is free to all City of Milwaukee residents and residents of municipalities that belong to the MCFLS.

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Zinio for Libraries

Download digital copies of popular magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device.

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The Bible From Scrolls to Scrolling
Event | Rare Books Room

The Bible From Scrolls to Scrolling

Deirdre Dempsey presents methods of preserving and promoting the words of the Bible.

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2-4 p.m.
Make Miracles Happen!
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Make Miracles Happen!

You can give the gift of a promising future to area children by playing the Miracle Bingo game now through December 11.

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Resource | East

East Library Updates

During construction of the new East Branch, the library is temporarily relocated at 2430 N. Murray Ave.

Recent news about the East branch
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Brainfuse

Tutors are available seven days a week from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. for all grades, from 1st grade to college level.

Get one-on-one help!
CountyCat Mobile
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CountyCat Mobile

The all new CountyCat Mobile is a service for mobile devices that allows you to search the catalog, maintain your account and get information from the public libraries in the system while on the go.

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Bay View Kinnickinnic Knitters
Event | Bay View

Bay View Kinnickinnic Knitters

Bring a knitting project for conversation and camaraderie among knitters.

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Lunch and Learn
Event | Central

Lunch and Learn

Best Children's and Teen Books of 2014 with lunch provided by Cousins Subs.

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 12:15 p.m.
Event | Central

Bring Your Own Device

Learn how to set up your iPad, Kindle, Nook or tablet to download free eBooks, audiobooks and magazines available at your library.

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2-3:30 p.m.
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Zinio Digital Magazines

Zinio allows you to download digital copies of magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device.

Zinio for Libraries
Support East Branch
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Support East Branch

You can help! The investment you make today will provide a lasting return for many years to come.

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Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets
Event | Central

Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets

Poets from around the state read their poems featured in the 2015 calendar.

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2-4 p.m.
House History
Event | Central

House History

Learn how to use library resources to research the history of a local house.

Saturday, Nov. 1, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
The Lion at the Library
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The Lion at the Library

See video of Simba - the live lion at the library.

Simba the Lion

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Friday, October 31, 2014
10:00 AM
Intermediate Word at Central

Learn how to use editing tools like find and replace…

10:00 AM
Intermediate Word at Villard Square

Learn how to use editing tools like find and replace…

10:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Capitol

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

10:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Center Street

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

10:15 AM
Toddler Talking Time at Center Street

Children ages 18 to 36 months and their parents or…

10:30 AM
Stretching with Storybooks at Bay View

Join us for a special story time featuring YogaConnects LLC!…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Atkinson

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Bay View

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Capitol

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Center Street

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Mill Road

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Bilingual Story Time at Forest Home

Families are invited to a fun-filled program of stories, songs,…

10:30 AM
Play Group with Stories at Zablocki

A 20-minute story time for children and their parents or…

1:00 PM
Drop-in Tutoring for Adults at Central

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

3:30 PM
Election Craft at Center Street

Prepare to become a future voter with a craft and…