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Blackout Poetry

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tippecanoe

Join us in celebration of banned books week and create your very own blackout poetry here at the Tippecanoe Branch Library.  Materials will be provided and all work will be displayed.  Prizes will be awarded to our favorite entries.

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Blackout Poetry

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Villard Square Branch

Make your own blackout poetry during Banned Books Week using old newspapers and pages.

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Blackout Poetry

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Martin Luther King
Make your own blackout poetry during Banned Books Week using old newspapers and pages.
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CREATE-Upcycling Program

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Mill Road
Community Room
Do you enjoy taking old things and making them new again?  Join the world of upcycling by recycling something old and turning it into something fun and new!
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Blackout Poetry

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Bay View
Community Room
Make your own blackout poetry during Banned Books Week using old newspapers and pages.
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Registration is open

East Branch Book to Art Club

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East
Ellipse Community Room
Engage with popular literature in a hands-on, imaginative way at the East Branch Library! Each month the Book to Art Club will read a selected novel then work on an art project inspired by the story. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Please register online or by calling Ready Reference at 286-3011. Registration will open the day of the previous month's program.

Copies of each month’s selected book will be available for check out at the East Branch Welcome desk, or patrons can place a copy of the book on hold through CountyCat or Ready Reference.  Copies checked out at East will have an extended due date (through the meeting date).

 

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Blackout Poetry

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tippecanoe

Join us in celebration of banned books week and create your very own blackout poetry here at the Tippecanoe Branch Library.  Materials will be provided and all work will be displayed.  Prizes will be awarded to our favorite entries.

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A.W.E. Art Workshops

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Capitol
Community Room
A drop-in program designed for children in Grades K5 - 5, although older siblings are welcome.  Each visit begins with an A.W.E. artist reading aloud a story or two and then discussing the book or illustrator.  Participants will then work on imaginative art activities relevant to the book or artistic theme for the day.  This is a great opportunity to be creative, try new techniques and have fun expressing your artistic point of view.  Everyone gets to take home their creations.  Families are encouraged to attend and make art together!  This program is a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and Artists Working in Education, Inc. and is partially funded by the Zilber Family Foundation and Northwestern Mutual Foundation.
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Blackout Poetry

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Center Street

Make your own blackout poetry during Banned Books Week using old newspapers and pages.

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Blackout Poetry

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tippecanoe

Join us in celebration of banned books week and create your very own blackout poetry here at the Tippecanoe Branch Library.  Materials will be provided and all work will be displayed.  Prizes will be awarded to our favorite entries.

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Blackout Poetry

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Zablocki
Community Room
Make your own blackout poetry during Banned Books Week using old newspapers and pages.
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Blackout Poetry

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
East
Ellipse Community Room
Make your own blackout poetry during Banned Books Week using old newspapers and pages.
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Blackout Poetry

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Washington Park

Make your own blackout poetry during Banned Books Week using old newspapers and pages.

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A.W.E. Art Workshops

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Villard Square Branch
Community Room
A drop-in program designed for children in Grades K5 - 5, although older siblings are welcome.  Each visit begins with an A.W.E. artist reading aloud a story or two and then discussing the book or illustrator.  Participants will then work on imaginative art activities relevant to the book or artistic theme for the day.  This is a great opportunity to be creative, try new techniques and have fun expressing your artistic point of view.  Everyone gets to take home their creations.  Families are encouraged to attend and make art together!  This program is a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and Artists Working in Education, Inc. and is partially funded by the Zilber Family Foundation and Northwestern Mutual Foundation.
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Blackout Poetry

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tippecanoe

Join us in celebration of banned books week and create your very own blackout poetry here at the Tippecanoe Branch Library.  Materials will be provided and all work will be displayed.  Prizes will be awarded to our favorite entries.

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A.W.E. Art Workshops

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Center Street
Community Room

A drop-in program designed for children in Grades K5 - 5, although older siblings are welcome.  Each visit begins with an A.W.E. artist reading aloud a story or two and then discussing the book or illustrator.  Participants will then work on imaginative art activities relevant to the book or artistic theme for the day.  This is a great opportunity to be creative, try new techniques and have fun expressing your artistic point of view.  Everyone gets to take home their creations.  Families are encouraged to attend and make art together!  This program is a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and Artists Working in Education, Inc. and is partially funded by the Zilber Family Foundation and Northwestern Mutual Foundation.

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LEGO Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mill Road
Community Room

We provide the LEGOs, you provide the creativity!  Join other LEGO enthusiasts and see what you can build.  Bring your imagination, we'll bring the bricks.

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A.W.E. Art Workshops

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Capitol
Community Room
A drop-in program designed for children in Grades K5 - 5, although older siblings are welcome.  Each visit begins with an A.W.E. artist reading aloud a story or two and then discussing the book or illustrator.  Participants will then work on imaginative art activities relevant to the book or artistic theme for the day.  This is a great opportunity to be creative, try new techniques and have fun expressing your artistic point of view.  Everyone gets to take home their creations.  Families are encouraged to attend and make art together!  This program is a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and Artists Working in Education, Inc. and is partially funded by the Zilber Family Foundation and Northwestern Mutual Foundation.
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Bay View Kinnickinnic Knitters

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Bay View
Community Room
A knitting circle dedicated to expanding skills through the participation of knitters of all experience levels. Bring any knitting project the first Wednesday of the month for conversation and camaraderie among knitters. Tap into knitting resources the library has to offer.
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Color Your Way to Calm

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Zablocki
Community Room
Color your way to calm at a drop-in coloring club for adults! Coloring sheets, art supplies, and hot tea will be 
provided.
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A.W.E. Art Workshops

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Villard Square Branch
Community Room
A drop-in program designed for children in Grades K5 - 5, although older siblings are welcome.  Each visit begins with an A.W.E. artist reading aloud a story or two and then discussing the book or illustrator.  Participants will then work on imaginative art activities relevant to the book or artistic theme for the day.  This is a great opportunity to be creative, try new techniques and have fun expressing your artistic point of view.  Everyone gets to take home their creations.  Families are encouraged to attend and make art together!  This program is a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and Artists Working in Education, Inc. and is partially funded by the Zilber Family Foundation and Northwestern Mutual Foundation.
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A.W.E. Art Workshops

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Center Street
Community Room

A drop-in program designed for children in Grades K5 - 5, although older siblings are welcome.  Each visit begins with an A.W.E. artist reading aloud a story or two and then discussing the book or illustrator.  Participants will then work on imaginative art activities relevant to the book or artistic theme for the day.  This is a great opportunity to be creative, try new techniques and have fun expressing your artistic point of view.  Everyone gets to take home their creations.  Families are encouraged to attend and make art together!  This program is a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and Artists Working in Education, Inc. and is partially funded by the Zilber Family Foundation and Northwestern Mutual Foundation.

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LEGO Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Zablocki
Community Room

We provide the LEGOs, you provide the creativity!  Join other LEGO enthusiasts and see what you can build.  Bring your imagination, we'll bring the bricks.

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LEGO Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mill Road
Community Room

We provide the LEGOs, you provide the creativity!  Join other LEGO enthusiasts and see what you can build.  Bring your imagination, we'll bring the bricks.

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"Color Your Way to Calm" East Branch Coloring Club for Adults

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East
Ellipse Community Room
Color your way to calm at the East Branch Library drop-in coloring club for adults!  Coloring sheets, art supplies, and hot tea will be provided.

 

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