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Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King Library, located at 310 W. Locust St., opened in 1971 as the Locust Library. In 1973 the library was re-dedicated in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King.

 
Martin Luther King Library features:
  • Twenty-one computers with internet access and Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • an African American Collection which includes both current and historical works of fiction and non-fiction reflecting African-American life and culture.
  • Entertainment DVD movies for all ages as well as books on CD and non-fiction DVDs.
  • free computer classes for adults including computer basics, internet use, word processing and more.
  • a sizable collection of permanent art, some pertaining to Dr. King, and a unique accordion book by Amos Paul Kennedy, Jr. which contains Dr. King’s most noted quotations and adinkra symbols associated with the Ashanti people.
  • a large meeting room space open to the public for community meetings and neighborhood programming.
  • Originally introduced in 1989 as “Black Role Models in Milwaukee,” the Milwaukee Leaders collection honors those chosen by members of the community as exemplifying strong role models for their own generation and for those that follow.

Upcoming Events at Martin Luther King

Jun 26
Drop-In Job Help!
12:00 PM

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

Jun 26
Computer Class: Internet Search Tools
5:30 PM

Having trouble finding what you're searching for on the Internet? Learn…

Jun 27
Free Weekly Summer Entertainment for Kids: Amani's World
2:00 PM

Learn through music, storytelling, and fun times with Amani's World…

Jun 28
Computer Class: Internet Search Tools
10:00 AM

Having trouble finding what you're searching for on the Internet? Learn…