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East Branch will return to regular service Wednesday, October 31 from 12 p.m.-8 p.m.

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Teen Interns @ MPL
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Teen Interns @ MPL

Are you a teen looking to gain valuable work experience while making a positive difference in your community? This is the internship for you! For ages 16-18.

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Resource | Mitchell Street

An arts project that empowers Historic Mitchell Street neighbors to create, share, and celebrate diversity through storytelling and multi-media art, specifically engaging youth in the process.

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Event | Central

John Ridley Jr and Orson Welles will be inducted into the Wisconsin Writers Wall of Fame with a presentation by Duane Dudek and viewing of the poster collection.

Wednesday, November 14, 4-6 pm
Discovery Lunches
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Discovery Lunches

One-hour programs that let you explore and connect with fellow learners. Light refreshments provided.

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Brainfuse
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Brainfuse

Tutors are available seven days a week from 2 p.m.-11 p.m. for all grades.

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Memory Cafés
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Memory Cafés

Offering people with dementia and their care partners the opportunity to enjoy regular, enjoyable social interaction with others in similar circumstances in a safe, welcoming environment.

Third Tuesday of the month, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Volunteer at the Library
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Volunteer at the Library

Volunteers are needed for upcoming events at the Milwaukee Public Library. Check out our current volunteer opportunities. Complete an online application today!

Current Opportunities at MPL
Milwaukee Startup Week: Entrepreneur Series @ MPL
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Milwaukee Startup Week: Entrepreneur Series @ MPL

Milwaukee Startup Week brings entrepreneurs, investors, local leaders, major companies together to build momentum and celebrate entrepreneurship in Southeast Wisconsin.

November 5-9, 2018
Book a Business Librarian
Research | Central

Book a Business Librarian

Work one-on-one with Milwaukee Public Library Business Librarians as they guide you through the library’s business resources.

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Register to Vote @ MPL
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Register to Vote @ MPL

Update your registration (or register for the first time) online or by visiting any voter registration kiosk available at all Milwaukee Public Library branches.

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Teacher in the Library
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Teacher in the Library

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help and encouragement beginning Sept. 10.

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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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Library Out Loud
Event | East

Library Out Loud

Library Loud Days meet Milwaukee Film nights! A rare opportunity you won't soon forget to see this quiet place transformed by cocktails and music.

Tuesday, October 30, 7-9 p.m.

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Tuesday, October 23, 2018
9:30 AM
Computer Class: Intro to PowerPoint at Capitol

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

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

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

9:30 AM
Baby Story Time at Central

Share simple stories, playful songs, and gentle movement in this…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Central

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and fingerplays all…

10:30 AM
Playgroup with Stories at Zablocki

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

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

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

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

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

1:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Villard Square

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

2:00 PM
Improve Your Internet Experience: Developing Safe Routines for Today's Internet at Mitchell Street

Profiles, Programs & Passwords Can you tell if your internet profile…

2:00 PM
Improve Your Internet Experience: Developing Safe Routines for Today's Internet at Tippecanoe

Profiles, Programs & PasswordsCan you tell if your internet profile…

3:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Tippecanoe

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

3:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Mitchell Street

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

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Open Maker Time at Mitchell Street

Hang out, mess around, and geek out at the library!…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…