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Thursday, January 2, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Atkinson

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

10:30 AM
Story Time at Bay View

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

Saturday, January 4, 2020

1:00 PM
Trivia Day at Washington Park

January 4 is National Trivia Day! Celebrate with snacks and…

Monday, January 6, 2020

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Story Time at Center Street

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

6:00 PM
Write2Transform: The Joy of Journaling at Zablocki

Journaling improves memory and sleep, boosts immune activity, supports you…

6:00 PM
ESL Book Club at Tippecanoe

Practice your English reading comprehension and conversational skills in this book…

6:00 PM
Family Cooking Nights at Mitchell Street

Join Chef Sam in a hands-on cooking class for kids and families!…

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Central

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

12:00 PM
Coffee & Coloring at Villard Square

Shake off the mid-week blues with coloring sheets and puzzles.…

12:00 PM
Crosswords, Coloring, and Contemplation! at East

Perk up your afternoon by working on a crossword puzzle…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Tippecanoe

Need help with*...  Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

6:30 PM
Graphic Novel Read-In at Bay View

Join us at the Bay View Branch to read and…

Thursday, January 9, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Atkinson

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

10:30 AM
Story Time at Bay View

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

5:00 PM
The Bibliophile Book Club at Tippecanoe

A book club for fiction fans of any genre.  Books…

Monday, January 13, 2020

12:00 PM
Fire Safety at Home at Villard Square

A Milwaukee firefighter will answer your questions about home fire…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Story Time at Center Street

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

6:00 PM
AstronoMondays: Our Place in the Universe at Tippecanoe

Join us as we kick off our AstronoMondays series by…

6:00 PM
Novel Ideas Book Club at Zablocki

Join us for a lively literary discussion on the second…

6:00 PM
Green Smoothies for Your Health at Mitchell Street

Learn the basics of making green smoothies including what foods…

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Central

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

6:00 PM
Letters to Dr. King at Washington Park

If Dr. King was alive today, what would you say…

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

2:00 PM
Bay View Branch Book Club at Bay View

A discussion of Salt Houses by Hala Alyan. Copies of…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Tippecanoe

Need help with*...  Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

6:30 PM
Bay View Library Book Club at Bay View

A discussion of Salt Houses by Hala Alyan. Copies of…

Thursday, January 16, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Atkinson

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

10:30 AM
Story Time at Bay View

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

Monday, January 20, 2020

9:00 AM
Martin Luther King Day at Martin Luther King

Enjoy a full day of activities and life performances celebrating…

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Central

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

6:00 PM
Knot Just Knitting at Mill Road

7:00 PM
East Branch Book Club at East

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison 

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

12:00 PM
Coffee & Coloring at Villard Square

Shake off the mid-week blues with coloring sheets and puzzles.…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults at Tippecanoe

Need help with*...  Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

Thursday, January 23, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Atkinson

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

10:30 AM
Story Time at Bay View

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

Saturday, January 25, 2020

2:00 PM
DIY Book Mobiles at Tippecanoe

Learn how to repurpose old books into fun and fascinating…

Monday, January 27, 2020

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Story Time at Center Street

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

4:00 PM
Homeownership: Is it for me? at Atkinson

Have you thought about homeownership and what it would take?…

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Central

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

6:00 PM
East Branch Book to Art Club at East

Engage with popular literature in a hands-on, imaginative way at…

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

6:00 PM
The Power of Positive Parenting at Tippecanoe

For every parent who ever wondered: "Why does my child…

Thursday, January 30, 2020

10:30 AM
Story Time at Atkinson

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

10:30 AM
Story Time at Bay View

Young children and their caregivers are invited for fun stories,…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Bay View

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mill Road

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Mitchell Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

3:30 PM
Teacher in the Library at Washington Park

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Atkinson

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Center Street

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Capitol

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Villard Square

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

4:00 PM
Teacher in the Library at Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

5:00 PM
The History Buff Book Club at Tippecanoe

Read about history from diverse perspectives and different points of view. …

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