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Rez Life Book Discussion
Event | Central

Rez Life Book Discussion

Book discussion of "Rez Life" with Milwaukee Public Library staff.

Monday, Nov. 24, 6 p.m.
We Want To Hear From You!
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We Want To Hear From You!

The public is encouraged to provide input on the concepts to replace Forest Home and Mill Road Libraries.

Take our surveys to tell us what you think!
East Branch Grand Opening
Event | East

East Branch Grand Opening

Your new library will feature captivating public art, beautiful meeting spaces and a cozy fireplace. Check it out!

Saturday, Nov. 22, Noon - 5 p.m.
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Get A Library Card

Your library card is your gateway to a world of information! A library card is free to all City of Milwaukee residents and residents of municipalities that belong to the MCFLS.

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Zinio for Libraries

Download digital copies of popular magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device.

Get started for FREE!
MPS Buildings
Event | Centennial Hall

MPS Buildings

MPS Buildings: Past, Present & Future: A Discussion of the future of historic MPS buildings.

Monday, Dec. 8, 6:30-8 p.m.
Resource | East

East Library Updates

During construction of the new East Branch, the library is temporarily relocated at 2430 N. Murray Ave.

Recent news about the East branch
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Brainfuse

Tutors are available seven days a week from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. for all grades, from 1st grade to college level.

Get one-on-one help!
CountyCat Mobile
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CountyCat Mobile

The all new CountyCat Mobile is a service for mobile devices that allows you to search the catalog, maintain your account and get information from the public libraries in the system while on the go.

Go mobile today
Support East Branch
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Support East Branch

You can help! The investment you make today will provide a lasting return for many years to come.

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Used Book Sale
Event | Central

Used Book Sale

Holiday and New and Used Children's Book Sale

Saturday, Nov. 22, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Patent Searching 101
Event | Central

Patent Searching 101

Librarians will explain how to conduct a patent search in this free monthly program.

Thursday, Nov. 20, 12-1 p.m.
Skeins of Milwaukee
Event | Central

Skeins of Milwaukee

Share and learn with others who knit and crochet.

Saturday, Nov. 29, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Thursday, November 20, 2014
10:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Capitol

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

10:00 AM
Drop-In Job Help! at Center Street

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

10:15 AM
Toddler Talking Time at Center Street

Children ages 18 to 36 months and their parents or…

10:30 AM
Ballet Story Time at Forest Home

Staff from the Milwaukee Ballet will share stories and ballet…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Atkinson

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Bay View

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Capitol

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Center Street

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time at Mill Road

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…

10:30 AM
Bilingual Story Time at Forest Home

Families are invited to a fun-filled program of stories, songs,…

10:30 AM
Play Group with Stories at Zablocki

A 20-minute story time for children and their parents or…

12:00 PM
Patent Searching 101 at Central

Protect Your Product! Central Library Business Librarians will explain the…

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

Need help: Preparing for a school or work-related exam? Understanding…

3:30 PM
Fall Kids Club at Atkinson

Kids ages 6-12 will have fun with art, science, music…

3:30 PM
Fall Kids Club at Center Street

Kids ages 6-12 will have fun with art, science, music…