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All MPL Neighborhood Branches will be CLOSED on Tuesday, November 3, 2020*

*Central Library will remain open to patrons and staff for limited services at reduced capacity. Learn More

Zablocki Branch open for curbside service only October 23-November 1

In order to accommodate extremely high early voter turnout, Zablocki Branch will open to the public Friday, Oct. 23-Nov. 2 for curbside service only. Zablocki will be closed on Election Day and will resume in-branch service on Wednesday, Nov. 4.

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Doors Open - Celebrating Central: A Brief History of Milwaukee Public Library's Downtown Library at Virtual

Friday, October 02, 2020 - 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM

Audience: Adults

Categories: Educational Interest, History/Genealogy, Virtual

Click here to register:  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.  The Milwaukee Public Library's Historic Downtown Central Library is approaching its 125th anniversary.  It has survived growth, additions, remodels and even pandemics as it continues to modernize to meet the Milwaukee areas' needs and support the other branch locations.  Join us to see some 19th, 20th and 21st century images of the changes to public and staff spaces including some rarely seen areas.

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