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Mitchell Street

Mitchell Street

The Mitchell Street Branch is the largest of Milwaukee Public Library’s branch libraries. The branch is part of an historic restoration and redevelopment of the five-story Hill’s Building which was once home to a department store of the same name. This mixed-use facility also includes sixty apartment units, eight of which are townhouse units that are located in the rear of the building.

Mitchell Street Branch Features

23,000 square feet spread across three floors | Flexible open spaces | Expansive windows | Increased access to computers and technology | Modern, large community room | Designated spaces and collections for Adults, Children and Teens | High-tech makerspace | Cozy reading area with fireplace | Weekly programming for all ages, including bilingual Spanish/English programs | Express check-out stations with self-check | Free surface parking for library customers | Laptops for check out and use in the library and computer and job training classes in English and Spanish | High speed internet access and free Wi-Fi.


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Upcoming Events at Mitchell Street

Aug 22
Drop-In Job Help!
1:30 PM

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

Aug 22
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults
4:00 PM

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

Aug 22
SPANISH Computer Class: PowerPoint Intermedio
5:30 PM

En esta clase los participantes aprenderán a crear presentaciones de PowerPoint más…

Aug 23
Playgroup With Stories
10:30 AM

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