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MPL AmeriCorps
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MPL AmeriCorps

MPL is accepting applications for members of the new MPL AmeriCorps Program.

Apply now thru Sept. 6
Snack Hack
Resource | Mitchell Street

Snack Hack

Explore the world of food through cooking demonstrations that focus on nutritional elements, and more. Registration required; walk-ins welcome if space permits.

Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
100 Things to Explore at MPL
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100 Things to Explore at MPL

View our new curated list of ‘100 Things to Explore at MPL’. How many things have you experienced, or want to try out?

Check it out!
Teen Advisory Board
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Teen Advisory Board

Have Fun, Get Involved, Make a Difference @ Your Library! MPL invites YOU to join its Teen Advisory Board (TAB) for grades 8-12.

Apply now through August 26, 2022!
Join the Super Reader Squad!
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Join the Super Reader Squad!

Sign up in person or online and attend free programs. It's Fun, Easy & Free! For ages 12 & younger.

Sign up in person or online
#MPLTeenSummerChallenge
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#MPLTeenSummerChallenge

Join the Teen Summer Challenge. Read, Create, and Discover all summer long! For ages 13 to 18.

Sign up in person or online!
Book by Book
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Book by Book

Join the Adult Summer Reading Program! Read or listen to five books between June 1 – August 31, 2022.

Sign up in person or online
StoryWalk®
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StoryWalk®

Take a StoryWalk® this summer! These traveling book exhibits encourage families to walk and read a story from beginning to end.

Learn more!
An Evening with David Maraniss
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An Evening with David Maraniss

Join David Maraniss for a presentation featuring his latest book, Path Lit by Lightning, a biography of American athlete Jim Thorpe.

Wednesday, August 17, 6:30 pm
Meet the Author - Danielle Lincoln Hanna
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Meet the Author - Danielle Lincoln Hanna

Enjoy a night of storytelling with Danielle Lincoln Hanna, author of the Mailboat Suspense Series set in Lake Geneva.

Tuesday, August 16, 6:30 pm

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Mingle with MPL Outreach

By MPL Staff on Aug 2, 2022 12:00AM

Summertime brings out the best of Milwaukee—farmer’s markets, neighborhood concerts, and community festivals. When it’s just too nice to be inside, you can catch the Milwaukee Public Library out and…

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Aug 15 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Good Hope

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk® this…

Aug 15 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Tippecanoe

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk®…

Aug 15 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Villard Square

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk®…

Aug 15 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Mitchell Street

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk®…

Aug 15 2:00 PM
Adult Coloring for Calm at Atkinson

Listen to calming music using Freegal, a free streaming service…

Aug 15 5:30 PM
Knot Just Knitting at Good Hope

Beginners and Experts welcome! Start from scratch or bring your knitting,…

Aug 15 6:00 PM
Small Business Success Stories: Dream Too Big Blanks & Creations at Central

Jazmine Blakley of Dream Too Big Blanks & Creations, a design…

Aug 15 6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: The Searcher by Tana French at Zablocki

Please join us for a discussion of The…

Aug 16 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Good Hope

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk® this…

Aug 16 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Tippecanoe

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk®…

Aug 16 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Villard Square

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk®…

Aug 16 12:00 AM
StoryWalk® at Mitchell Street

Come walk and enjoy Milwaukee Public Library's very own StoryWalk®…

Aug 16 11:00 AM
Washington Park Playground Storytime at Outside Venue

Come to Washington Park Playground, across the street from the…

Aug 16 3:00 PM
Milwaukee Health Department Resource Table at Mitchell Street

Jay Romant, the Community Outreach Specialist for Developmental Screening at…

Aug 16 3:00 PM
Chapter & Chill at Villard Square

Listen to an audiobook while coloring or doing other relaxing activities…