Announcements

Library Closed Friday

Mead Library will be closed on Friday, Sept. 30, for staff training.

Kids

Angle perspective on MPL Children's library stacks

About the Children's Library

The third-floor Landwehr Children’s Library features a diverse collection of books, graphic novels, movies, video games, music and magazines for young children, along with computers, reading programs, family resources and educational toys. The Children’s Library also hosts events and classes year-round, including storytimes, STEM workshops, art classes and more.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Mead Public Library
Age Group: Kids
Event Details:
"If you were President, what would you do to make the world a better place?" Write a 1 paragraph essay and tell us what you would do if you were President to make the world a better place. Email your entries to alison.loewen@meadpl.org by October ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Scary Story Contest

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Mead Public Library
Age Group: Kids, Teen
Event Details:
WHO IS ELIGIBLE? • Students in grades 3 through 12. HOW DOES IT WORK? • Write a scary story of 800 words or less. • The story must be your own creation, and if possible, typed. • Email your story with your name, grade and school by 5 p.m., M...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Baby & Me Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Mead Public Library
Room: Story Garden
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Babies are invited to bring a parent or caregiver to this fun and engaging storytime, featuring simple books, lap bounces, rhymes and songs - all designed to help baby build important social, motor and early-literacy skills. Time for socialization an...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Baby & Me Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Mead Public Library
Room: Story Garden
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Babies are invited to bring a parent or caregiver to this fun and engaging storytime, featuring simple books, lap bounces, rhymes and songs - all designed to help baby build important social, motor and early-literacy skills. Time for socialization an...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Mead Public Library
Room: Story Garden
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us as we sing, read, write, talk and play our way into kindergarten, strengthening the skills your child needs to be ready for school. Optional hands-on activities will follow each session.  Recommended ages 3 - 5 years, older and younger s...

Experience Collection for Kids

Experience Passes

Milwaukee Museum of Art building exterior

Check out a pass for free admission to local and regional attractions.

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Kids STEM Kits

Children with volcano science project

Bring home a STEM Kit, featuring books and hands-on activities designed to engage kids in a variety of science, technology, engineering and math skills.

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Storytime at Home Kits

Storytime at home graphic of animals reading books

Our Storytime at Home kits feature everything needed to practice the critical early literacy activities of reading, talking, singing, writing, and playing.

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Online Resources for Kids

IXL Online Learning

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Online learning site offering unlimited, self-paced practice in over 6,000 topics. Access is free with your library card.
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Britannica School

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For students and educators, Britannica School is the access point for Britannica School Elementary, Middle, and High.

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Tumblebooks

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TumbleBooks is the place to go to hear stories, play games, and more. E-books for e-kids!

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