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Central exterior main entrance

201 W Mifflin St
Madison, WI 53703
608-266-6300

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Mon-Thurs: 9-9, Fri: 9-6, Sat: 9-5

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See a Movie at the Library

Films at the Library Summer-Fall 2019

The Library offers free movie screenings for all ages! From new releases to oldies-but-goodies, documentaries to blockbusters - there's something for everyone.

August 15, 2019

Go Big Read

The Poison Squad by Deborah Blum, the 2019-2020 Go Big Read choice

Each year Madison Public Library partners with UW-Madison to extend the perennially popular Go Big Read program into the broader community with book discussion groups and programs at our libraries.

August 13, 2019

Research the Story of Your House

Examples of resources available to research your home

Have you ever wondered about the stories your home has to tell? Are you fascinated by the history of historical homes in your neighborhood? 

August 5, 2019