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MPL Express at Silver Spring
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MPL Express at Silver Spring

Our first 24-hour library on the corner of 64th St. & Silver Spring Dr. is now OPEN!

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Manga Drawing Contest
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Manga Drawing Contest

Show off your talent! Enter the Manga Drawing Contest for teens ages 13-18 at any Milwaukee Public Library.

October 1-31, 2014!
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Get A Library Card

Your library card is your gateway to a world of information! A library card is free to all City of Milwaukee residents and residents of municipalities that belong to the MCFLS.

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Zinio for Libraries

Download digital copies of popular magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device.

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The Bible From Scrolls to Scrolling
Event | Rare Books Room

The Bible From Scrolls to Scrolling

Deirdre Dempsey presents methods of preserving and promoting the words of the Bible.

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2-4 p.m.
Make Miracles Happen!
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Make Miracles Happen!

You can give the gift of a promising future to area children by playing the Miracle Bingo game now through December 11.

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Resource | East

East Library Updates

During construction of the new East Branch, the library is temporarily relocated at 2430 N. Murray Ave.

Recent news about the East branch
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Brainfuse

Tutors are available seven days a week from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. for all grades, from 1st grade to college level.

Get one-on-one help!
CountyCat Mobile
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CountyCat Mobile

The all new CountyCat Mobile is a service for mobile devices that allows you to search the catalog, maintain your account and get information from the public libraries in the system while on the go.

Go mobile today
Support East Branch
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Support East Branch

You can help! The investment you make today will provide a lasting return for many years to come.

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Skeins of Milwaukee
Event | Central

Skeins of Milwaukee

Share and learn with others who knit and crochet.

Saturday, Oct. 25, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets
Event | Central

Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets

Poets from around the state read their poems featured in the 2015 calendar.

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2-4 p.m.
House History
Event | Central

House History

Learn how to use library resources to research the history of a local house.

Saturday, Nov. 1, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
The Lion at the Library
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The Lion at the Library

See video of Simba - the live lion at the library.

Simba the Lion

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Friday, October 24, 2014
9:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Central

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

10:00 AM
Intro to PowerPoint at Martin Luther King

Learn how to create a simple presentation, create and edit…

10:00 AM
Intro to PowerPoint at Villard Square

Learn how to create a simple presentation, create and edit…

10:00 AM
Preschool Story Time at Martin Luther King

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Tippecanoe

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Villard Square

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Washington Park

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

2:00 PM
Intro to PowerPoint at Washington Park

Learn how to create a simple presentation, create and edit…

2:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Bay View

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