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ZIP MKE at Atkinson Branch

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Atkinson

28 Zip Codes, 1 City. ZIP MKE is a unique photographic exhibit, originally an online gallery, celebrating the beauty and diversity, not the divisions, of Milwaukee. Photographs come from residents in every zip code displaying Milwaukee’s strong community spirit. The exhibit runs from April 26-May 31 at the Atkinson Branch.  Online gallery can be viewed: www.zipmke.com

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ZIP MKE at East Branch

Friday, June 30, 2017
East

28 Zip Codes, 1 City. ZIP MKE is a unique photographic exhibit, originally an online gallery, celebrating the beauty and diversity, not the divisions, of Milwaukee. Photographs come from residents in every zip code displaying Milwaukee’s strong community spirit. The exhibit runs from June 1-30 at East Branch.  Online gallery can be viewed: www.zipmke.com

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Preschool Story Time

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central
Children's Herzfeld Activity Center
Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays all designed to help them develop important literacy skills needed prior to learning how to read. Child care centers are welcome.
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Drop-In Tutoring for Adults

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Central

Need help...

  • Preparing for a school or work-related exam? 
  • Understanding an assignment? 
  • Completing homework?

Tutoring schedules subject to change.  No appointment necessary.

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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Bay View
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Capitol
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Center Street
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Atkinson
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Forest Home
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.  Bilingual Spanish teacher available.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Martin Luther King

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.

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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Mill Road
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Villard Square Branch
Villard Square Library Large Study Room
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Washington Park
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Drop-In Job Help!

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Central
Computer Training Room
Need help getting a job online? A job trainer specialist will be available to help you learn how to: complete online job applications, write a resume online, search online job listings, and obtain a free e-mail account.
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Drop-In Tutoring for Adults

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Capitol

Need help...

  • Preparing for a school or work-related exam? 
  • Understanding an assignment? 
  • Completing homework?

Tutoring schedules subject to change.  No appointment necessary.

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Registration is open

Screening of "Milwaukee 53206"

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Washington Park
Washington Park Finney Community Room

Join us in this opportunity to view and discuss the film documentary Milwaukee 53206. In the 53206 zip code in Milwaukee, 62% of adult men have spent time in jail or prison - the highest percentage of incarceration for a zip code in the United States. Milwaukee 53206 documents the story of three families caught in this destructive cycle of incarceration. Seating is limited; please register online or call 414.286.3011.


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Drop-In Tutoring for Adults

6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Central

Need help...

  • Preparing for a school or work-related exam? 
  • Understanding an assignment? 
  • Completing homework?

Tutoring schedules subject to change.  No appointment necessary.

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Playgroup With Stories

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Central
Children's Herzfeld Activity Center

A 20-minute story time for children and their parents or guardian is followed by open play time with a variety of age-appropriate, educational toys. Story time includes plenty of finger plays, songs or other participatory activities that help children learn important literacy skills.

Every Wednesday for children ages 2 and under with a parent or guardian.

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Central Library Green Roof Tour

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Central

The Central Library has 33,000 square feet of green roof above the Business and Periodicals Room.  Scheduled tours are available twice a week from mid-April through the end of October and on advance request.  For more information on the tours, please contact the library at 414.286.3030.  Tours meet in the rotunda and are limited to 20 people.

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Basic Skills Tutor

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Washington Park

FREE Basic Skills Classes for anyone who needs help:

  • learning how to take the bus
  • making change
  • looking up a phone number
  • making a phone call
  • using a dictionary
  • telling time
  • getting started with the basics of reading
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Atkinson
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Bay View
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Capitol
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Center Street
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.
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Teacher in the Library

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Forest Home
Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist students in grades 1 through 8 and their parents with homework help, academic support and encouragement. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Teachers will help students focus, use appropriate learning strategies, find the best resources for completing their homework assignments, find books appropriate for their reading level. Teachers will help parents learn ways to help their children at home with school assignments, by answering questions they have regarding their child's homework.  Bilingual Spanish teacher available.
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