Summer Reading Sign Up
Sign up has begun for Summer Reading at your Milwaukee Public Library! Children ages 0-12 can participate by reading or having books read to them. Log your hours and earn prizes! Receive a yard sign to let the city know you are a Super Reader and are reading to defeat Dr. Brain Drain. Earn food coupons, free admission to fun places around town, and a free book for your home library. Collect prizes beginning June 10.Young adults ages 13-18 can participate in the teen summer reading program “Put Your Face in a Book.”
Free Digital Photography Classes
Are you curious about digital photography? Join us for Say Cheese! to take photographs of the library and learn how to capture terrific images, edit and enhance photos and manage your collection of digital photos. Registration is required; call 414.286.3011 or register online at www.mpl.org. Class is offered at several Milwaukee Public Libraries in June.
Download Free Music with Freegal
Through MPL’s Freegal service, cardholders can visit the library’s website at www.mpl.org, click on the Freegal music icon (https://mpl.freegalmusic. com/, type in their library card number and MPL Personal Identification Number (PIN) and download up to three songs a week directly to their computer, whether it is a Mac or PC. The songs can then be transferred to an MP3 player, such as an iPod or Smartphone. Songs may be downloaded into iTunes libraries. Once the songs are downloaded, they can be kept indefinitely since they don’t have to be returned. The service includes thousands of artists and hundreds of thousands of songs from Sony Music Entertainment.