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Check Out MPL Makerspaces!
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Check Out MPL Makerspaces!

Makerspaces are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Drop in during Open Maker Time, book an appointment, or join a program.

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MPL AmeriCorps
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MPL AmeriCorps

MPL is accepting applications for members of the MPL AmeriCorps Program.

Apply now thru Sept. 2023
100 Things to Explore at MPL
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100 Things to Explore at MPL

View our curated list of ‘100 Things to Explore at MPL’. How many things have you experienced, or want to try out?

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Celebrate Black History Month
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Celebrate Black History Month

Attend free programming at your Milwaukee Public Library during the month of February.

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After School @ MPL
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After School @ MPL

Join us Monday through Thursday for homework help and hands-on activities at the Capitol, Tippecanoe, and Villard Square Branch Libraries.

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Monthly Drop-In Sessions
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Monthly Drop-In Sessions

LibraryNow provides Milwaukee students at partnering schools in 1st - 12th grade with free digital access to all of the library's online resources.

Register for a training!
Community Conversations
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Community Conversations

What brings you to your neighborhood library? Join this informal conversation with City Librarian Joan Johnson and library staff to let us know why your library is important to you and what role it plays in your neighborhood.

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In Conversation: Kate Clayborn
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In Conversation: Kate Clayborn

Romance author Kate Clayborn celebrates her latest work, "Georgie All Along." Register for this virtual program today!

Wednesday, February 15, 6:30 p.m.

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Celebrate MLK Day at MPL

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In 2023 Milwaukee Public Library will again open its doors for a live celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day: United in Growth, Rooted in Community. Read more about the…

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Events, Programs, and Classes


Feb 06 12:00 PM
Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee at Villard Square

Big Brothers Big Sisters is a nonprofit organization that creates and…

Feb 06 12:00 PM
SDC Resource Table at Mitchell Street

Maria Villarreal, Community Outreach Specialist at the Social Development Commission…

Feb 06 1:30 PM
Employ Milwaukee at Villard Square

Employ Milwaukee will be at the library to share information…

Feb 06 3:30 PM
Open Maker Time at Mitchell Street

Drop in the MPL's Makerspaces to hang out, mess around,…

Feb 06 3:30 PM
Open Maker Time at Washington Park

Drop in the MPL's Makerspaces to hang out, mess around,…

Feb 06 3:30 PM
Open Maker Time at Good Hope

Drop in the MPL's Makerspaces to hang out, mess around,…

Feb 06 3:30 PM
After School @ MPL at Tippecanoe

After School @ MPL. Join us Monday through Thursday from…

Feb 06 3:30 PM
After School @ MPL at Capitol

After School @ MPL. Join us Monday through Thursday from…

Feb 06 3:30 PM
After School @ MPL at Villard Square

After School @ MPL. Join us Monday through Thursday from…

Feb 06 4:00 PM
Milwaukee County ADRC Community Info Booth at Villard Square

Andrew Bethke, Outreach Social Worker for the Milwaukee County Aging and…

Feb 06 6:00 PM
Mystery Pop Genre Book Club at Mitchell Street

Are you interested in learning more about popular book genres…

Feb 06 6:00 PM
Preschool STEAM Lab at Tippecanoe

Learn about STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) concepts…

Feb 06 6:00 PM
Small Business Success Story: The Kimistry Lab at Central

Kimberly Kimistry of The Kimistry Lab, a business focused on providing…

Feb 07 12:00 PM
Tech-splanation @ MPL at Central

You bring it in we'll explain how to use it!…

Feb 07 2:00 PM
Color Me Happy at Zablocki

Adults, color away the stress! Every 1st, 2nd and 3rd…