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Skeins of Milwaukee
Event | Central

Skeins of Milwaukee

Share and learn with others who knit and crochet.

Saturday, Dec. 27, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Wisconsin History Tour
Event | Central

Wisconsin History Tour

Wisconsin History Tour Exhibit and Free Programs.

On Display Jan. 3-Jan. 29
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Gale Courses

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Patent Searching 101
Event | Central

Patent Searching 101

Librarians will explain how to conduct a patent search in this free monthly program.

Thursday, Dec. 18, 12-1 p.m.
MLK Day: Celebrate the Arts!
Event | Martin Luther King

MLK Day: Celebrate the Arts!

Commemorate the life of Dr. King and the Civil Rights Movement through live music, dancing, dramatic presentations, art activities and more.

Monday, Jan., 19, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

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Thursday, December 18, 2014
10:00 AM
Keyboarding Fundamentals at Bay View

Focus on the computer keyboard and the functions of each…

10:00 AM
Say Cheese! Digital Photography at Washington Park

Are you curious about digital photography? Join us for Say…

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

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

10:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Center Street

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

10:15 AM
Toddler Talking Time at Center Street

Children ages 18 to 36 months and their parents or…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Atkinson

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Bay View

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Capitol

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Center Street

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Mill Road

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

10:30 AM
Bilingual Story Time at Forest Home

Families are invited to a fun-filled program of stories, songs,…

10:30 AM
Play Group with Stories at Zablocki

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

12:00 PM
Patent Searching 101 at Central

Protect Your Product! Central Library Business Librarians will explain the…

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

Need help: Preparing for a school or work-related exam? Understanding…

2:00 PM
Say Cheese! Digital Photography at Martin Luther King

Are you curious about digital photography? Join us for Say…