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Central Library

Central exterior main entrance

201 W Mifflin St
Madison, WI 53703


Questions about your Library account:

General questions:

9am-9pm Mon-Thur (Youth Services room closes at 6pm).
9am-6pm Fri
9am-5pm Sat
1-5pm Sun (Labor Day-Memorial Day) - no phone service on Sundays

Holiday closures: All libraries except Central Library will be closed Sunday, March 31 for Easter.

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We Read Spring Break

Spend Spring Break at Madison Public Library

Spend Spring Break at Madison Public Library with We Read activities, interactive programs and more!

Feb 29, 2024

Learn to Build with LEGO

Join a Lego Club at one of four Madison Public Library locations

Madison Public Libraries are home to multiple LEGO clubs! Find a club that fits your interests

Jan 22, 2024

Music Classes for Ages Birth-5

Growing Voices Music Class at multiple library locations

Madison Public Library offers several opportunities to attend a Growing Voices Music Class for ages birth-5. Kids and caregivers can dance, sing, and play with different instruments.

Jan 17, 2024