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The Milwaukee Public Library provides information, access to computer resources, books on every subject and many special services.

Whether you need the library's collection of almost three million items for school, work or personal enrichment, the Milwaukee Public Library has what you need.

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June 6, 2016
Theater Auditions: An Enemy of the People

The Company of Strangers Theater, newly relocated theater company from the East Coast, is holding its first Milwaukee-based audition for Henrik Ibsen's forgotten classic "An Enemy of the People." Dr. Stockman has discovered that the public baths recently built are infected with a deadly disease. He pleads with his brother, the mayor, for the town to fix or eliminate the baths, but the mayor refuses for fear of financial upheaval. The lives of the townspeople are at stake, yet the town labels Dr. Stockman an "enemy of the people" for daring to take a stand against such a well-meant cause. With his family's reputation at stake, Dr. Stockman must decide just how far he will go to stand up for the truth.

June 18, 2016
Used Book Sale

Summer Book Sale Saturday, June 18, 2016 9am – 4pm Central Library First Floor Conference Room 814 W Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee, WI 53233 The Friends of Milwaukee Public Library are hosting their Summer Book Sale, featuring a large selection of used adult and children’s books, magazines, comics, audio books, sheet music, and more. Most items priced under $1.00! Friends members may enter sales 30 minutes before the public with current membership card. Please use the Eighth Street entrance and present your card. Anodyne Coffee and other refreshments available for purchase in the R Café. Proceeds from the sale benefit the Milwaukee Public Library. Enjoy a FREE tour of the Green Roof at 10am, followed by a tour of the Library building at 11am.

 
 


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