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Wednesday, July 4 for Independence Day.

Milwaukee Public Library Hours & Locations Close

Discovery Lunches

Discovery Lunches

Inspiration Starts Here! Discovery Lunches are one-hour programs that let you explore and connect with fellow learners.

 

Please call 414.286.3011 or stop by any Milwaukee Public Library to register. Light refreshments provided.


Writing to Transform Your Life (and Expand Your Creativity) 

Tuesday, June 19, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Zablocki Branch, Community Room

Tuesday, July 3, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Capitol Branch, Community Room 

Tuesday, August 14, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Central Library, Community Room 1

Journaling improves memory and sleep, boosts immune cell activity and supports you in achieving your goals. Learn easy exercises from positive psychology and narrative therapy that will help you access memories, improve wellness, and explore your creativity. Rochelle Melander is an author, speaker, and certified professional coach.

Eliminate Stress From Your Life

Tuesday, July 10, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Central Library, Community Room 1

Tuesday, July 17, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Zablocki Branch, Community Room

Stress is now the #1 health hazard in the U.S. Learn how stress affects you physiologically, physically, emotionally, and behaviorally. Receive simple, yet powerful techniques to quickly ease your mental and emotional distress in no more than 30-60 seconds.

The Wisconsin State Fair is a Great State Fair

Tuesday, August 7, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Capitol Branch, Community Room 

The Milwaukee County Historical Society presents a fascinating history of the Wisconsin State Fair from its 1852 start in Janesville to its current home in West Allis. Learn about the history of this annual event.

How to Put Laughter Into Your Years

Tuesday, August 21, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Zablocki Branch, Community Room

When was the last time you laughed? Have you lost your silly? Playwright and Toastmaster Gail Rust is ready to share her knowledge of “How to Build a Sense of Humor.” Recognize that laughter is strong medicine and it can actually change your physical and emotional state of mind. Gail invites you to sit down and have some fun. We’ll tell stories, jokes, and just LAUGH!