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Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Event Series Hispanic Heritage Month at MPL

It’s Vegetable! It’s a Tuber! No, It’s Super Potato!

Milwaukee Public Library Capitol Branch 3969 N 74th St, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with Milwaukee Public Library! It's Vegetable! It's a Tuber! No, It's Super Potato! at Capitol Library / Tuesday, October 17, 2023 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Ever want to design your own mini superhero costume? Now's your chance! Hispanic Heritage Month is here, so celebrate reading a graphic novel […]

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Leaf Collages

Milwaukee Public Library - East Branch North Maryland & East Bradford Avenues, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Wednesday, October 18 from 3:30-4:30 pm at East Library - 2320 N Cramer St Milwaukee WI Inspired by Lois Ehlert's book Leaf Man, create your own leaf collage with leaves found outside! Learn to identify different trees and leaves you can find in your own backyard.  Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, […]

Building with LEGO® Bricks!

Milwaukee Public Library - Zablocki Branch 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Wednesday, October 18 from 3:30-5 pm at Zablocki Library - 3501 W Oklahoma Ave Milwaukee WI Calling all LEGO® enthusiasts. Get the creativity flowing using the bricks to build. There will be building challenges to take and see what you can create. This activity helps to develop 21st-century skills such as problem-solving and collaboration. Please note: Dates and times […]

Art Lab at the St. Francis Library: Copycat Art

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Art Lab at the St. Francis Library: Copycat Art / Wednesday October 18 at 4-5pm Each month we will explore an artist or art style then create an art project based on that topic!Registration required. Register online, stop in, or call the library at 414-481-7323. Space will be limited. We will meet in the Hoppe […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

Building Challenge

Milwaukee Public Library - Center Street 2727 W. Fond du Lac Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Friday, October 20 from 3:30-4:30 pm at Center Street Library - 2727 W Fond du Lac Ave Milwaukee WI Team up to create towers, bridges, boats, and catapults that work! Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest details: […]

Free
Event Series Hispanic Heritage Month at MPL

Meet Children’s Author and Illustrator Ellia Ana Hill

Milwaukee Public Library - Zablocki Branch 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with Milwaukee Public Library! Meet Children's Author & Illustrator Ellia Ana Hill at Zablocki Monday, October 23, 2023 - 3:30 PM to 4:15 PM Ellia Ana Hill is from Milwaukee and is the author and illustrator of No Boy/El niño que dice No a bilingual children's board book. She is […]

Family Game Time

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Monday, October 23 from 4:30-6 pm at Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Get the family together for some gaming at the library! Stop by to play old classics or new favorites. Our selection of games includes Spades, Mancala, Farkle, Sorry!, Blokus, and more. Please note: Dates and times are subject to […]

Free

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Spooky Poetry

Milwaukee Public Library Bay View Branch 2566 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Tuesday, October 24 from 4-5 pm Bay View Library - 2566 S Kinnickinnic Ave Create a spooky collage background for your own one-of-a-kind poetry!  Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest details: (It's Time To Celebrate Hispanic Heritage […]

Free

Family Game Time: Analog

Milwaukee Public Library - Good Hope Branch 7715 W. Good Hope Road, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Family Game Time: Analog on Tuesday, October 24 from 4-6pm at  Good Hope Library - 7715 W Good Hope Rd Milwaukee WI Get the family together for some gaming at the library! Join us in October for board games Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please […]

Free

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Event Series Milwaukee Public Library Events

Afternoon Crafts

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Wednesday, October 25 from 3:30-4:45 pm / Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Stop by the Atkinson Branch after school for some fun and engaging art projects. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest details: […]

Event Series Kid’s Club at MPL Zablocki

Kid’s Club

Milwaukee Public Library - Zablocki Branch 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Wednesday, October 25 from 4-5 pm at Zablocki Library - 3501 W Oklahoma Ave Milwaukee WI Stop in after school to take part in various STEAM activities.  For ages 6 to 12 years. September 13 is Kid's Coding with BeeBots  and Sphero robots. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events […]

Free
Event Series Milwaukee Public Library Events

A Hat Full of Leaves

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Thursday, October 26 from 3:30-5 pm / Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Make your own autumn colors with fun foliage crafting! We will learn about the kinds of trees and leaves we can find in our parks & backyards. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events […]

Free
Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

What Can You Do with a Rock?

Milwaukee Public Library / Main Branch - Central 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Saturday, October 28 from 10:30-11:15 am Central Library - 814 W Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee WI October is "Rocktober" in the Central Library Children's Room! Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic, oh, my! Whatever they are, rocks knock our socks off! Inspired by Pat Zietlow Miller's What Can You Do with a Rock?, let's imagine we're geologists and […]

Free

Fall Festival

Milwaukee Public Library - Good Hope Branch 7715 W. Good Hope Road, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Saturday, October 28 from 1:30-3:30 pm at Good Hope Library - 7715 W Good Hope Rd Milwaukee WI Join us to celebrate fall with crafts, food, activities and special animal guests. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event website to confirm the latest […]

Free
Event Series Atkinson Library

Circuitry for Kids

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Saturday, October 28 from 2-3 pm &  Monday, October 30 from 3:30-4:30 pm / Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Learn the basics of electricity and build a circuit with Snap Circuits Junior! Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event […]

Free
Event Series Atkinson Library

Circuitry for Kids

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Saturday, October 28 from 2-3 pm &  Monday, October 30 from 3:30-4:30 pm / Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Learn the basics of electricity and build a circuit with Snap Circuits Junior! Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be cancelled. Please check the event […]

Free

Pajama Storytime: Costume Storytime (with a special guest)!

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Pajama Storytime: Costume storytime (with a special guest)! / Monday, October 30th at 6-7pm Wear your costume and join us for stories, songs, and crafts, plus a visit from a magical princess! And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! Please email us!  Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally […]

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library – Kids Events

Homeschool Book Club: “Sam Wu Is Not Afraid Of Ghosts”

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Tuesday, October 31st from 11-11:45am Read "Sam Wu is Not Afraid of Ghosts" by Katie & Kevin Tsang and come ready to discuss the book! Registration required. Register online, stop in, or call the library at 414-481-7323. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! Please email us!  Please note: Dates and times […]

Youth Chess Night

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Tuesday, October 31, 4-5:30 pm at Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Step onto the board with our life-size chess set and join your friends in a game! We'll show you the basics if you're a beginner or you can get straight to a game if you're feeling like a pro. Please […]

Free

Read, Talk, Make Book Club at Tippecanoe Library

Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Tuesday, October 31 from 6-7 pm from 10 am-4 pm at Tippecanoe Library - 3912 S Howell Ave Kids who are reading beginning chapter books are invited to discuss Desmond Cole, Ghost Patrol: The Haunted House Next Door by Andres Miedoso. After the discussion, stay to make a project based on the book. This month's […]

Free

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

Event Series Milwaukee Public Library Events

Sensory Playtime

Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Friday, November 3 from 10:30-11:30 am at Tippecanoe Library 3912 S Howell Ave Milwaukee WI Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers are invited to drop-in and play with sensory toys and activities. Recommended for children 6 months to 5 years old with a caregiver. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change, and occasionally events may be […]

Family Game Time

Milwaukee Public Library - Atkinson 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Monday, November 6 from 4:30-6 pm at Atkinson Library - 1960 W Atkinson Ave Milwaukee WI Get the family together for some gaming at the library! Stop by to play old classics or new favorites. Our selection of games includes Spades, Mancala, Farkle, Sorry!, Blokus, and more. Please note: Dates and times are subject to […]

Free

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Event Series Milwaukee Public Library Events

Art Fusion

Milwaukee Public Library - Mitchell Street Branch 906 W. Historic Mitchell St., Milwaukee, WI, United States

Wednesday, November 8 from 4-5 pm at Mitchell Street Library - 906 W Historic Mitchell St Milwaukee WI Rochelle Melander is an artist educator, writing, and ADHD coach, and the author of twelve books including "Mightier Than the Sword: Rebels, Reformers, and Revolutionaries Who Changed the World through Writing." You can find her online at […]

Free
Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library – Move and Groove

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library – Move and Groove

Move and Groove

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Move & Groove / Wed September 20 10:00am - 10:30am / Wednesdays at 10-10:30 am, September 5th-December 5th (no program 11/22) Ages O - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]

Toddler Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Toddler Storytime / Tue September 5 at 10:00am - 10:30am / Tuesdays at 10am September 5-December 5 Ages 1.5 - 3 years. Siblings welcome. Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from you! […]

Event Series St Francis Public Library Kids Events

Family Storytime

St Francis Public Library 4230 S Nicholson Ave, St Francis, WI, United States

Fri September 8 10:00am - 10:30am / Fridays 10-10:30 am, September 8th-December 8th (no program 11/24) Ages 0 - 5. Older siblings welcome. Join us for stories, rhymes, and more! No Registration required. We will meet in the Hoppe Room in the lower level of the Library. And don't forget! We would love to hear from […]