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Community Engagement Report

Community Engagement Report

From "Community Conversations with the City Librarian" to surveys; your input has been instrumental. Discover the highlights and explore detailed analysis.

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Spring Literary Luncheon
Event | Outside Venue

Spring Literary Luncheon

The Spring Literary Luncheon features NY Times Bestselling author Douglas Brunt, in conversation with Friends of MPL Past President Shannon Sweek.

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National Poetry Month
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National Poetry Month

Celebrate National Poetry Month at your library!

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Need Information About Taxes?
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Need Information About Taxes?

Milwaukee Public Library has resources that can help.

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MPL Merch Store
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MPL Merch Store

Show your MPL support with official merch from our online MPL Merch Store! There’s something for the entire family; all ages and sizes.

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2024 Teen Poetry Contest
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2024 Teen Poetry Contest

Milwaukee youth ages 13-18 are encouraged to submit a poem online between March 15 and April 19, 2024. Prizes will be awarded to the top two poems in three age categories.

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Brainfuse
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Brainfuse

Get free online tutoring seven days a week from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. for all grades and so much more with your library card!

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Milwaukee Zine Fest
Event | Central

Milwaukee Zine Fest

Celebrate independent and DIY print media in the Midwest's longest-standing 100% zine-focused festival. Visit over 100 vendors from around the country, hands-on activities, panel discussions, and workshops.

Saturday, April 20, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Self-Care Awareness at MPL
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Self-Care Awareness at MPL

Take care of yourself with self-care programming and resources provided by your Milwaukee Public Library that are Browser the Library Lion approved!

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Self Care

By Josh Ashing on Apr 5, 2024 12:00PM

In the whirlwind of life's demands, it's easy to overlook well-being & inner peace. The library can help you rediscover the art of nurturing your mental health.

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Apr 13 12:00 AM
(re) Visions: words into pictures, pictures into words at Central

(re) Visions: words into pictures, pictures into words is the…

Apr 13 9:00 AM
Saturday Youth Program with Milwaukee Repertory Theater at Center Street

In partnership with Milwaukee Recreation, Milwaukee Repertory Theater is proud to…

Apr 13 10:00 AM
Build-It Saturday! at Tippecanoe

Drop-in anytime between 10am-4pm to enjoy open building time with magnetic…

Apr 13 10:00 AM
Dialogic Reading at Villard Square

Dialogic reading is an effective way to read with young…

Apr 13 10:30 AM
Fix a Bicycle Flat Tire at Washington Park

Fix a bicycle flat tire.  A skilled mechanic from the…

Apr 13 11:00 AM
Central Library Architectural Tour at Central

Visit Milwaukee Public Library's beautiful Central Library, a popular destination for more…

Apr 13 11:00 AM
Community Meal: Blissful Spring Brunch at Mitchell Street

Welcome in Spring at Mitchell Street Milwaukee Public Library! Dine…

Apr 13 12:00 PM
A Party For Langston at Washington Park

A celebration of a book about a celebration about a…

Apr 13 1:00 PM
ASK at Center Street

The ASK (Access, Support, Knowledge) Workshop program was developed by Mental…

Apr 13 1:00 PM
Sensory Playground at Good Hope

Enjoy an hour of sensory play with various materials such as…

Apr 13 2:00 PM
Community Crafting at Center Street

Do you knit or crochet? Join us for community crafting. Open…

Apr 13 2:30 PM
Building with LEGO® Bricks at Zablocki

Calling all LEGO® enthusiasts! Get the creativity flowing using the…

Apr 14 12:00 AM
(re) Visions: words into pictures, pictures into words at Central

(re) Visions: words into pictures, pictures into words is the…

Apr 15 12:00 AM
(re) Visions: words into pictures, pictures into words at Central

(re) Visions: words into pictures, pictures into words is the…

Apr 15 11:30 AM
Treasures of the Great Lakes at Central

Built in Wisconsin - A variety of vessels built in…