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Book suggestions -- American Indian tribes in Wisconsin

By Heather S on Nov 23, 2014 4:45 PM

As Native American Heritage Month 2015 approaches its end, we invite you to continue learn more about American Indians in Wisconsin throughout the year. The following library materials are excellent resources to help with that:  

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Join us for Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life at Central 11/24

By Heather S on Nov 14, 2014 9:43 AM

Join a discussion of David Treuer's Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life, a complex and subtle examination of Native American reservation life, past and present, led by staff from the Milwaukee Public Library. A member of the Ojibwe of northern Minnesota, Treuer grew up on Leech Lake Reservation. In his book he explores crime and poverty, casinos and wealth and the preservation of…

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This Saturday is International Games Day at the Library!

By MPL Staff on Nov 12, 2014 1:51 PM

This Saturday, the Forest Home, Atkinson, and Downtown Central Libraries will be celebrating International Games Day. Come in from 1-4 to play and learn about designer games (and also old favorites!), with some assistance from local store Board Game Barrister, and some games generously donated by local company Minion Games!

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USPTO Roadshow!

By Brett R on Nov 10, 2014 11:30 AM

Hey there, inventors - the United States Patent and Trademark Roadshow is coming to Central Library! It's FREE and open to the public!

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