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Thursday, July 4 for Independence Day.

Special Library Hours at M.L. King Branch

M.L. King Branch will be open on Wednesday, 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.

Attention Central Library Patrons

The City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works (DPW) will conduct a high impact paving project on West Wisconsin Avenue from North Water to North 10th streets beginning Monday, June 10, 2019. Learn More

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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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