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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
Event | Centennial Hall

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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Bucket Drumming at the East Branch

By Emily S. on Feb 8, 2016 12:43PM

Celebrate Black History Month at the East Branch Library, Wednesday, February 10, 6-7 pm, with a bucket drumming program for children and families presented by The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music.

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
9:30 AM
Computer Class: Intro to Word at Capitol

Intro to Word   Learn how to create simple…

9:30 AM
Computer Class: Intro to Word at Tippecanoe

Intro to Word   Learn how to create simple…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Central

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

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Villard Square

Need help getting a job online? A job…

1:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at East

Need help getting a job online? A job trainer…

2:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Center Street

Need help getting a job online? A job…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

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3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

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3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Forest Home

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