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Express Yourself: After Hours Summer Reading Kickoff Party
For ages 13-18!
Event | Central

Express Yourself: After Hours Summer Reading Kickoff Party

This TEEN ONLY After Hours event is the perfect way to kick back and get the summer started with your friends. RSVP today!

Saturday, June 11, 7-10 p.m.
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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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Help MPL Give Browser The Lion A Makeover!
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Help MPL Give Browser The Lion A Makeover!

Earn cool perks when you support his cause and help Browser introduce kids in Milwaukee to a love of reading!

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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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Super Reader Program 2016
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Super Reader Program 2016

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!

Beginning May 16!
Give to the Library Today!
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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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Gale Courses
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Gale Courses

Choose from the more than 370 classes listed in the Gale Course catalog and get started learning something new. Courses run for 6 weeks and new sessions begin every month.

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Read, Learn, Connect & Win Prizes!
For ages 18+

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, 2016!
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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Put Your Face in a Book!
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Put Your Face in a Book!

Teen Summer Reading Program for ages 13-18. Log the books you read online and visit any Milwaukee Public Library to collect prizes.

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Green Roof Tours
Resource | Central

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


Friday, May 27, 2016
9:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Central

Need help getting a job online? A job…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Intermediate Keynote at East

Intermediate Keynote In this class participants will learn to…

10:00 AM
Computer Class: Intermediate PowerPoint at Martin Luther King

Intermediate PowerPoint In this class participants will learn…

10:00 AM
Preschool Story Time at Martin Luther King

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

10:30 AM
Playgroup With Stories at Tippecanoe

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Villard Square

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

2:00 PM
Computer Class: Intermediate PowerPoint at Washington Park

Intermediate PowerPoint In this class participants will learn…

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

Need help getting a job online? A job…

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

Need help getting a job online? A job…