Skip navigation
Close All Milwaukee Public Library Locations Closed...

Tuesday, July 4 for Independence Day.

Milwaukee Public Library Hours & Locations

Close
The Creative Writing Collective
Resource | Tippecanoe

The Creative Writing Collective

Take part in this new community of creative people and meet with other budding writers for peer support and constructive input.

First Wed. of the month, 6-7:30 p.m.
Discovery Lunches
Resource

Discovery Lunches

One-hour programs for adults that invite you to explore and connect with fellow learners. A light lunch is provided. Tuesdays from 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Inspiration starts here!
Super Fun Free Activities For Ages 13-18
Recommendation

Super Fun Free Activities For Ages 13-18

Explore your interests, discover new talents, earn great prizes, and hang out with friends. It's #MPLTeenSummerChallenge

Sign up in person or online!
Green Roof Tours
Resource | Central

Green Roof Tours

Free Green Roof Tours of Central Library.

Wednesdays at noon; Saturdays at 10 a.m.
MPL Job Expo Attendee Survey
Event | Central

MPL Job Expo Attendee Survey

Thank you for attending our 1st Annual Job Expo. Your comments are appreciated and will help us plan and improve future job events.

Complete our survey!
Upcoming Author Events
Event

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.

View our calendar!
Library Development
About MPL

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.

Learn more!
Super Reader Program 2017
Recommendation

Super Reader Program 2017

Be a Super Reader! For kids ages 12 and younger. Receive a yard sign to let the city know you are a Super Reader and are reading to defeat Dr. Brain Drain!

Sign up in person or online!
MKE United Public Survey

MKE United Public Survey

The MKE United Greater Downtown Action Agenda needs your feedback about their work to date. By working together, we can create a Greater Downtown that is welcoming to all, well positioned for future growth and poised to create benefits for the entire City.

Share your input!
Read, Learn, Connect & Win Prizes!

Read, Learn, Connect & Win Prizes!

Take your reading game to the next level with #MPLBookBingo for Adults Summer Program. Submit entries at any MPL location.

Play June 1-August 31, 2017!
Free Movies, Music, and More!

Free Movies, Music, and More!

Library card holders in Milwaukee County can download the free hoopla digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device to begin enjoying thousands of titles.

Get started today!

Latest from NOW@MPL




Get Social with MPL






Events, Programs, and Classes


Saturday, June 24, 2017
12:00 AM
ZIP MKE at East Branch at East

28 Zip Codes, 1 City. ZIP MKE is a unique…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Internet Basics at Center Street

Feeling left behind on the Information Superhighway? Learn about the Internet…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Internet Basics at Central

Feeling left behind on the Information Superhighway? Learn about the Internet…

10:00 AM
Central Library Green Roof Tour at Central

Green Roof Tours - Wednesdays at 12 noon and Saturdays…

10:30 AM
Start Right, Finish Bright: Building Foundations in Your Infant & Toddler Classroom at Capitol

Learn how to create an optimal environment for healthy brain development…

10:30 AM
La rima y la razón de Mamá Goose at Zablocki

Explore por qué las rimas de Mamá Goose y la…

10:30 AM
U.S. Citizenship Classes / Clases de Ciudadania at Forest Home

Free citizenship classes presented by Voces de la Frontera every…

10:30 AM
Play & Learn at Washington Park

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

10:30 AM
Saturdays at Central at Central

Didgeridoo Down Under This high-energy, Australia-themed show introduces the didgeridoo, a musical…

11:00 AM
Central Library Tour at Central

Tour the past and present glory of the Central Library…

11:30 AM
Get Crafty at King at Martin Luther King

Hang out with other crafty people and join in a…

12:00 PM
13th: Documentary Viewing at East

Ava DuVernay's extraordinary documentary is a potent mixture of archival footage…

12:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Center Street

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

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

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

1:30 PM
Skeins of Milwaukee at Central

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