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Saturday, May 25 and Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day holiday.

Attention Central Library Patrons – As of Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Due to street construction near the 8th St. entrance, please enter the building from Wisconsin Ave. or Wells St. Full street access is available on 9th St. headed North & South. Parking is limited on Wisconsin Ave.

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First Grade. First Card.

The 2018-2019 First Grade Library Card Campaign runs from November 2018-May 2019. Make plans now for MPL staff to visit your first grade classroom!  

First grade is the perfect time for students to get a library card. Milwaukee Public Library staff will visit first grade classes to get students excited about becoming a reader. Each participating classroom receives a free book. Complete the application below and we’ll contact you to set up a visit to your class.


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