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Saturday, July 3 and Monday, July 5 for Independence Day.

Zablocki Parking Lot Closed as of Monday, April 19, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Zablocki Branch will be closed for a construction project. The front entrance on Oklahoma Ave. will remain open and curbside service is available. Learn more.

Center Street Parking Lot Closed as of Wednesday, April 28, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Center Street Branch will be closed for a construction project.
Street parking is available on 28th Street. Learn more.

Milwaukee Public Library Hours & Locations Close

ALL MILWAUKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY LOCATIONS ARE OPEN WITH LIMITED SERVICES*. VIEW HOURS & LOCATIONS

*Holds and checkouts available. Browsing materials in the stacks is available in all branch locations. Browsing remains restricted at Central Library. 

 

 

Resources for Older Adults
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Resources for Older Adults

Explore MPL's new webpage dedicated to serving the needs and interests of older adults.

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Job Readiness 101
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Job Readiness 101

The library is a great place to start your job search, with resources for discovering a new career path, creating a cover letter and resume, and finding job opportunities.

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Join the Super Reader Squad!
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Join the Super Reader Squad!

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

Sign up 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!
Why let kids have all the fun?

Why let kids have all the fun?

MPL is here to help grown-ups celebrate this summer with the best books around. Read or listen to five books by August 31, 2021 and be entered to win a membership for Milwaukee Film and other fun prizes. For Ages 18 +

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Every Second Monday of the Month from June through September
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Every Second Monday of the Month from June through September

Join us this summer for MPL's Virtual Cooking Class series with some of Milwaukee's signature chefs.

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Refugee and Immigrant Services (ESL/ELL)
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Refugee and Immigrant Services (ESL/ELL)

MPL offers resources for English as a Second Language (ESL), English Language Learners (ELL), and additional services for refugees and immigrants.

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Request a Book Bundle
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Request a Book Bundle

Let your imagination soar with Book Bundles! Let us know what you're in the mood for, and our staff will select up to five (5) items in a variety of formats based on your input.

Request materials today!

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Jun 24 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL…

Jun 24 1:00 PM
Positive Parenting Program Workshop: Coping with Stress at Virtual

Click here to register: https://reg.learningstream.com/reg/event_page.aspx?ek=0096-0004-7c9dad1f1f474b6283641128c2c535bf. After registering, you will…

Jun 24 2:00 PM
Author Visit with Vashti Harrison! at Virtual

Click here to register:  https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_pEiBMwi2TsC6kSHW02AatA After registering, you…

Jun 24 4:00 PM
Small Business Resources 101 at Virtual

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Jun 25 9:30 AM
Hora de cuentos at Virtual

Los niños pequeños y las personas que los cuidan están…

Jun 28 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL…

Jun 28 1:00 PM
Dungeons & Dragons on Discord at Virtual

Escape to a new world, make friends, and get creative…

Jun 28 4:00 PM
Mobile Bike Repair Clinic at

Bring your bicycle to the Good Hope Branch (7715 W.…

Jun 28 6:00 PM
Climate Action Book Club: Parable of the Sower at Virtual

Jun 28 6:30 PM
Pajama Story Time at Virtual

Families with young children are invited to a VIRTUAL STORY…

Jun 29 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL…

Jun 29 2:00 PM
Ms. Kim's Amazing Animals - Reptiles at Virtual

Click here to register:  https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Q-I4-wgqS7WXVGgNqvSRnA  After registering, you will receive an email…

Jun 29 4:00 PM
English Conversation Hour at Virtual

Register here: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0sceqtrT0sH9RCC0U0Iss09K69z0Lw1rE6 English Conversation Hour is a free weekly…

Jun 30 10:30 AM
Story Time at Virtual

Young children and their caregivers are invited to a VIRTUAL…