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Freedom Summer Exhibition & Program Coming in July!

By MPL Staff on Jun 20, 2014 2:52 PM

MPL is excited to host the Freedom Summer Exhibition & Program at Central Library in July. Join us on July 12 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. to hear special guest Michael Edmonds, editor of Risking Everything: A Freedom Summer Reader, describe how America changed forever during the summer of 1964 and why one of the nation’s premier research collections on civil rights ended up in Wisconsin....

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Meet Sue Monk Kidd @ Centennial Hall

By anna on Jan 2, 2014 10:00 AM

Sue Monk Kidd is the award-winning and bestselling author of the novels The Secret Life of Bees and The Mermaid Chair. Her newest novel, The Invention of Wings, is about two unforgettable women, a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world. This exquisitely written novel is a triumph of storytelling that looks with unswerving…

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