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An Evening with Richard Blanco
Event | Centennial Hall

An Evening with Richard Blanco

Celebrating Self: an evening with U.S. inaugural poet, memoirist, and storyteller Richard Blanco.

Saturday, Feb. 20, 7 p.m.
Lost and Found Poetry
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Lost and Found Poetry

Lost and Found Poetry with Milwaukee Poet Laureate Matt Cook and Friends

Saturday, Feb. 13, 2 p.m.

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Thursday, February 11, 2016
10:00 AM
Playgroup with Stories at East

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

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Intro to Word at Villard Square

Intro to Word   Learn how to create simple…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Intro to Word at Atkinson

Intro to Word   Learn how to create simple…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Intro to Word at Forest Home

Intro to Word   Learn how to create simple…

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

Need help getting a job online? A job…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Capitol

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

10:30 AM
Playgroup with Stories at Zablocki

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Mill Road

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

10:30 AM
Musical Story Time at Bay View

Wisconsin Conservatory of Music presents Major Music for MinorsSing, listen,…

12:00 PM
Small Business Resources 101 at Central

Small Business Resources 101. Learn how to find the right information…

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Center Street

Need help getting a job online? A job…

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

Tutors are available to help with literacy skills, such as…

3:30 PM
Dave the Potter Workshops Presented By Healthy Words Global Initiative at Washington Park

Through hands-on activities and writing, participants will use "Healthy Words"-centered…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…