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Monday, August 18, 2014

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Martin Luther King

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

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Mill Road

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

2:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

3:30 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Washington Park

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:00 PM
Super Reader Writers Workshop with Rochelle Melander at Bay View

Did you ever wonder how the Super Reader kids got…

5:30 PM
Shape-O-Rama at Martin Luther King

Preschoolers will have a ball creating their own shapes out…

5:45 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Tippecanoe

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

6:00 PM
Make a Cookbook at Zablocki

Do you like to cook? Create your own salads and…

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Central

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

11:30 AM
Treasures of the Great Lakes Marine Collection at Central

Learn about a different aspect of the Milwaukee Public Library’s…

12:00 PM
Tour the New Wisconsin State Law Library Web Site at Central

Carol Hassler, Web Services Librarian at the Wisconsin State Library…

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Villard Square

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

4:00 PM
Super Reader Writers Workshop with Rochelle Melander at Bay View

Did you ever wonder how the Super Reader kids got…

4:05 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Washington Park

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:30 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:30 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Central

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

6:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

6:30 PM
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Party at Center Street

Join us for a night of fun based on the…

7:00 PM
East Library Book Club at Martin Luther King

East Library Book Club discusses "The Invention of Murder: How…

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

9:30 AM
Play Group with Stories at Central

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

12:00 PM
Green Roof Tour at Central

Visit the Green Ideas area at Central Library for more…

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Atkinson

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

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Forest Home

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

1:30 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Washington Park

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

2:00 PM
BYOD - Bring Your Own Device at East

Kids and Parents eReading Edition. Attention kids, teens, and parents!…

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

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:00 PM
Super Reader Writers Workshop with Rochelle Melander at Bay View

Did you ever wonder how the Super Reader kids got…

4:30 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

6:00 PM
BYOD: Bring Your Own Device at East

Learn how to set up your iPad, Kindle, Nook or…

6:00 PM
Play and Learn at Zablocki

PRESENTED IN SPANISH. Ice Cream Parlor. Work at the pretend…

6:00 PM
3D Sharpie Art Project at Tippecanoe

Make a piece of art that is uniquely yours! We…

6:30 PM
Bay View Book Club at Bay View

Join in the discussion of "Letters From Skye" by Jessica…

Thursday, August 21, 2014

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
Play Group with Stories at Zablocki

A 20-minute story time for children 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 Forest Home

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…

12:00 PM
Researching Your Family Tree at Central

Start investigating your family history at the Milwaukee Public Library.…

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

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:00 PM
Super Reader Writers Workshop with Rochelle Melander at Bay View

Did you ever wonder how the Super Reader kids got…

4:00 PM
Back-to-School Fun at Mill Road

Play board games and bingo and win cool prizes before…

4:00 PM
Game Night at Center Street

Take a break from the heat and show off your…

4:30 PM
3D Sharpie Art Project at Atkinson

Make a piece of art that is uniquely yours! We…

Friday, August 22, 2014

9:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Central

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

10:00 AM
Preschool Story Time at Martin Luther King

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Tippecanoe

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Villard Square

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

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Washington Park

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

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

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

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

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

Saturday, August 23, 2014

10:00 AM
Green Roof Tour at Central

Visit the Green Ideas area at Central Library for more…

10:00 AM
Veterans Resource Series at Central

Learn about the valuable resources available to veterans and their…

10:30 AM
Start Right, Finish Bright: Building Foundations in Your Infant & Toddler Class at Washington Park

Being a nurturing caregiver is such an important part of…

10:30 AM
Play and Learn at Washington Park at Washington Park

Kindermusik: Time For Lunch Rumble, grumble…listen to those hungry bellies.…

10:30 AM
Saturdays at Central at Central

Camping. Camp one last time before summer’s over! Go on…

12:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Washington Park

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

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

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

1:30 PM
Central Library Tour at Central

Tour the past and present glory of the Central Library…

2:00 PM
Saturday Afternoons at Central for 'Tweens at Central

LEGO Club. We provide the LEGOs and you provide the…

Monday, August 25, 2014

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Martin Luther King

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

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Mill Road

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

1:00 PM
Wayside School Week at Villard Square

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

2:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

2:30 PM
Wayside School Week at Tippecanoe

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

3:30 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Washington Park

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

5:45 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Tippecanoe

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Central

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

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Villard Square

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

1:00 PM
Wayside School Week at Villard Square

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

2:30 PM
Wayside School Week at Tippecanoe

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

4:05 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Washington Park

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:30 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:30 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Central

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

6:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

6:00 PM
o.m.g. I'm smART at Washington Park

You need not be an artist. Have fun and learn…

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

9:30 AM
Play Group with Stories at Central

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

12:00 PM
Green Roof Tour at Central

Visit the Green Ideas area at Central Library for more…

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Atkinson

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

12:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Forest Home

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

1:00 PM
Wayside School Week at Villard Square

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

1:30 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Washington Park

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

2:00 PM
BYOD - Bring Your Own Device at East

Kids and Parents eReading Edition. Attention kids, teens, and parents!…

2:30 PM
Wayside School Week at Tippecanoe

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

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

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

4:30 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Central

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

6:00 PM
BYOD: Bring Your Own Device at East

Learn how to set up your iPad, Kindle, Nook or…

Thursday, August 28, 2014

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 Forest Home

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…

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

Drop-in tutors are available to help you prepare for a…

1:00 PM
Wayside School Week at Villard Square

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

2:30 PM
Wayside School Week at Tippecanoe

Explore the happenings at Wayside School, mistakenly built sideways with…

Friday, August 29, 2014

12:00 AM
Library Closed - Citywide Furlough Day at

All Milwaukee Public Libraries are closed. Today is a designated…

Saturday, August 30, 2014

12:00 AM
Library Closed at

All Milwaukee Public Libraries are closed today.

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