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Close All Milwaukee Public Library Locations Closed...

Wednesday, July 4 for Independence Day.

Special Library Hours at M.L. King Branch

M.L. King Branch will be open on Tuesday, June 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be no access to the parking lot or surrounding streets due to the Juneteenth Day Celebration.

Capitol & Washington Park Branches Closed

Monday, June 18: Capitol is currently CLOSED due to flooding in the area and Washington Park is CLOSED due to a power outage. Both will remain closed until further notice.

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Library Administration

Library Administration

  • Paula Kiely
    City Librarian
    Paula Kiely
    (414) 286-3020
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  • Joan Johnson
    Deputy Library Director - Public Services
    Joan Johnson
    (414) 286-3025
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  • Judith Pinger
    Assistant Library Director - Information Technology
    Judith Pinger
    (414) 286-3289
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  • Jennifer Meyer-Stearns
    Assistant Library Director - Operations
    Jennifer Meyer-Stearns
    (414) 286-3024
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  • Eileen Force Cahill
    Community Relations & Engagement Director
    Eileen Force Cahill
    (414) 286-3032
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  • Sam McGovern-Rowen
    Project Manager
    Sam McGovern-Rowen
    (414) 286-5462
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  • Rachel Arndt
    Public Service Area Manager - Central
    Rachel Arndt
    (414) 286-3023
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  • Dawn Lauber
    Public Service Area Manager - Branches
    Dawn Lauber
    (414) 286-3009
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  • Kelly Wochinske
    Youth Services Coordinator
    Kelly Wochinske
    (414) 286-6065
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  • Ryan Daniels
    Library Foundation Executive Director
    Ryan Daniels
    (414) 286-8703
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