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Sunday, Dec. 16, Sunday, Dec. 23, Monday, Dec. 24, and Tuesday, Dec. 25 for Christmas. Sunday, Dec. 30, Monday, Dec. 31, and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 for New Year's.

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Field Work MKE
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Field Work MKE

Join the Milwaukee Public Library and the Milwaukee Public Museum in exploring the natural world through the lens of poetry.

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Resource | Mitchell Street

An arts project that empowers Historic Mitchell Street neighbors to create, share, and celebrate diversity through storytelling and multi-media art, specifically engaging youth in the process.

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Memory Cafés
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Memory Cafés

Offering people with dementia and their care partners the opportunity to enjoy regular, enjoyable social interaction with others in similar circumstances in a safe, welcoming environment.

Third Tuesday of the month, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Book a Business Librarian
Research | Central

Book a Business Librarian

Work one-on-one with Milwaukee Public Library Business Librarians as they guide you through the library’s business resources.

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Teacher in the Library
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Teacher in the Library

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help and encouragement beginning Sept. 10.

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Library Development
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Library Development

Milwaukee Public Library is replacing four branches with new library facilities that will be part of mixed-use projects and completely rebuilding one standalone branch from the inside out.

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018
9:00 AM
Exhibit: Veterans in Focus at Central

Exploring the Milwaukee Community Through Photography About the exhibit: The photography group was offered…

9:30 AM
Baby Story Time at Central

Share simple stories, playful songs, and gentle movement in this…

10:00 AM
Veterans Resource Table at Central

Learn about the valuable resources available to veterans and their…

10:00 AM
Improve Your Internet Experience: Developing Safe Routines for Today's Internet at Martin Luther King

This is a three part informational series that explores useful techniques…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Central

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and fingerplays all…

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

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

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

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

1:00 PM
Drop-In Job Help! at Villard Square

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

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

Need help with*...  Preparing for a school or work-related exam?  Understanding…

1:30 PM
Memory Cafe at Washington Park

Memory Cafés offer people with dementia and their care partners…

2:00 PM
Classic Film Series: Shop Around the Corner at Tippecanoe

Join Tom Fuchs of Milwaukee Film as we celebrate the reopening…

3:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Mitchell Street

Need help with*...  Preparing for a school or work-related exam?  Understanding…

3:30 PM
Open Maker Time at Mitchell Street

Hang out, mess around, and geek out at the library!…

3:30 PM
Paws and Read at Atkinson

Read out loud to a cuddly canine! The Alliance of…

4:00 PM
Melted Crayon Ornaments at Villard Square

Create an ornament with crayons and a blow dryer to…