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Teen Poetry Contest
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Teen Poetry Contest

Do you have a way with words? All Milwaukee youth ages 10-18 are encouraged to submit up to two poems online.

April 1-30, 2016
Lifelong Learner Survey
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Lifelong Learner Survey

The MPL 50+ Programs and Services Committee is seeking input about possible programs and services to offer our patrons who are older than 50 years old.

MPL wants to hear from you!
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Watch and Share. #watchmpl

Meet Milwaukee Public Library storytellers of diverse perspectives. Sign-up for our E-Newsletter as we release new installments.

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Zinio for Libraries
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Zinio for Libraries

Be an informed voter! Keep aware of current events by reading Newsweek, The Nation, Forbes and Mother Jones on Zinio.

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Give to the Library Today!

Your gift to the Milwaukee Public Library Foundation helps advance the library's mission of lifelong learning.

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Library Development
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Library Development

Milwaukee Public Library is replacing four branches with new library facilities that will be part of mixed-use projects and completely rebuilding one standalone branch from the inside out.

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Upcoming Author Events
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Upcoming Author Events

MPL is proud to host a veritable bounty of nationally acclaimed and local authors this fall. There are authors for every age and interest.

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Green Roof Tours
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Green Roof Tours

Free Green Roof Tours of Central Library.

Wednesdays at noon; Saturdays at 10 a.m.

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Saturday, April 30, 2016
12:00 AM
Milwaukee Area Teachers of Art 75th Annual Member Show at Central

Milwaukee Area Teachers of Art 75th Annual Membership Show is Milwaukee's…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Intro to Excel at Center Street

Intro to Excel Learn to create, edit and format…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Intro to Excel at Central

Intro to Excel Learn to create, edit and format…

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

Intro to Excel Learn to create, edit and format…

10:30 AM
Saturdays at Central at Central

Press HereEnjoy audience participation with a few books that know…

10:30 AM
Play & Learn at Washington Park

Join us each Saturday morning from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the…

11:00 AM
Central Library Tour at Central

Tour the past and present glory of the Central Library…

12:00 PM
International TableTop Day 2016 at East

Celebrate your love of tabletop gaming at the East Branch Library. …

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

Need help getting a job online? A job…

1:00 PM
Money Smart Week: Money Management 101 at Atkinson

Want to know more about credit cards? What fees to…

1:30 PM
Skeins of Milwaukee at Central

Bring your needles and/or hooks, your yarn and your enthusiasm…

2:00 PM
Saturday Afternoon for 'Tweens - The Eleventh Hour! at Central

Explore and unravel the mysteries of The Eleventh Hour by…

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

Need help getting a job online? A job…

2:00 PM
Charlotte Brontë Birthday Bash! at Central

Celebrate the 200th Birthday of Charlotte Brontë! 2016 marks the bicentenary of…