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Close 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.

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Upcoming Book Club Discussions

May 17, 2021
May 19, 2021
5:30 PM
Coming to America Book Group: "A Place for Us" by Fatima Farheen Mirza at Virtual

This book club approaches American identity as an evolving and…

May 27, 2021
5:00 PM
The History Buff Book Club: In Order to Live at Virtual

It's Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and we…

June 14, 2021
6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: The Language of Flowers at Virtual

Join us for a discussion of Vanessa Diffenbaugh's debut novel,

June 16, 2021
5:30 PM
Coming to America Book Group: "Dominicana" by Angie Cruz at Virtual

This book club approaches American identity as an evolving and…

July 12, 2021
6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: The Couple Next Door at Virtual

Join us for a discussion of Shari Lapena's debut novel 

July 21, 2021
5:30 PM
Coming to America Book Group: "Home Fire" by Kamila Shamsie at Virtual

This book club approaches American identity as an evolving and…

August 9, 2021
6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: Tell The Wolves I'm Home at Virtual

For our August book club, please join us for a…

September 13, 2021
6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: Hotel On the Corner of Bitter and Sweet at Virtual

Please join us for a discussion of Jaime Ford's 

October 11, 2021
6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: The Turn of the Key at Virtual

Please join us for this month's book club as we…

November 8, 2021
6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: The Night Watchman at Virtual

Join us as we discuss The Night Watchman

December 13, 2021
6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club: Seven Days of Us at Virtual

Join us for this month's book Seven Days…