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Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for Thanksgiving.

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Library Board

Library Board


The Milwaukee Public Library is a department of the City of Milwaukee, like the Health Department or the Fire Department. The City Librarian, who is the department head, is appointed by the Mayor and sits on the Mayor's cabinet. "The general management, regulation and control of the library shall be vested in a Board of Trustees...," reads the bylaws of the Board. There are 12 members of the Board of Trustees. 

Schedule of Meetings - 4:30 p.m.

All meetings at Central Library, First Floor Meeting Room unless otherwise noted. 

Tuesday, January 27
February - Recess 
Tuesday, March 24
Tuesday, April 28 - East Branch Meeting Room
Tuesday, May 26
Tuesday, June 23
Tuesday, July 28
August - Recess 
Tuesday, September 22 - Zablocki Meeting Room
Tuesday, October 27
Tuesday, November 24 


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