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Zablocki

Temporary Service Disruption for Carpet Installation

Services will be disrupted at Zablocki Library during the installation of new carpeting throughout the building. 

We apologize for the inconvenience during this period. Please see the tentative schedule below for service disruption. Full service is available at Bay View Library, Forest Home Library and Tippecanoe Library during this period.

Aug. 18 - Limited Access: No access to adult books, computers or seating area
Sept. 2 - Library Closed:   Access to meeting room only for holds pick-up & book returns
Sept. 23 - Full Service Resumes

 

Zablocki Library, located at 3501 W. Oklahoma Avenue, opened August 12, 1963 as the Oklahoma Avenue Library. In April 1984, it was renamed to honor the late Clement J. Zablocki in response to the community's request. Congressman Zablocki represented the area in the United States House of Representatives for more than three decades from 1948 to 1983. A major remodeling in 1994 added a courtyard entrance and updated the 14,739 square foot building for technology. The site is 54,441 square feet.

In addition to a large popular materials collection and educational resources, Zablocki offers a wide variety of programs including preschool story hours, family events and computers for public use.

"Zablocki is the most heavily used of MPL's neighborhood libraries. The staff is committed to helping all of our customers find exactly what they need."

-- David Sikora, Library Branch Manager


Upcoming Events at Zablocki

Oct 2
Play Group with Stories
10:30 AM

A 20-minute story time for children and their parents or…

Oct 3
Book Club for Adults
10:30 AM

Join the discussion of "The Chase" by Clive Cussler.

Oct 4
Harvest Fest
10:30 AM

Hoffer’s Tropic Life Pets presents Animal Adventures: Interact with live…

Oct 6
Fall Kids Club
3:30 PM

Kids ages 6-12 will have fun with art, science, music…