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Close The Central Library will close early on Thursday, October 19

Central will close at 3 p.m. on Thursday, October 19 for the Benjamin Franklin Awards Ceremony. Regular service will resume on Friday, October 20.

Capitol Branch will be closed for a Staff Training Day

Thursday, November 9, 2017. Regular service will resume on Friday, November 10 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Milwaukee Public Library Hours & Locations

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Capitol

Capitol Library, located at 3969 N. 74th St., opened in 1964 due in a large part to the "vigor, vitality and enthusiasm" of community support, according to then City Librarian Richard E. Krug.

Capitol’s collection includes popular materials such as fiction, magazines, DVDs, music CDs and audiobooks. Popular programs are preschool story time and ‘Teacher in the Library’. Capitol Library is open on Sundays during the school year (October-April). The library offers WiFi, laptops for in-library use and two community meeting rooms.


Upcoming Events at Capitol

Oct 17
Computer Class: Intro to Excel
9:30 AM

Learn to create, edit and format simple spreadsheets, perform calculations, save, print…

Oct 17
Dream Keepers Writing Circle
4:00 PM

Calling all young writers (ages 9-13)!  Work on your writing…

Oct 17
Teacher in the Library
4:00 PM

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

Oct 18
Teacher in the Library
4:00 PM

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…