Jan 20 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Join your Wisconsin History Tour hosts at the Milwaukee Public Library for a personal welcome and a guided tour of the exhibit.

Special Event

Show Us Your Stuff

Jan 20 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

The Wisconsin History Tour invites you to bring an item that has a story to tell, such as a historic photo, or collectables, such as breweriana or dolls.

Jan 20 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Bring your lunch and learn about the history and heritage of Wisconsin's lighthouses.

Jan 21 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Conservator, Robin Carlson, and Preservation Librarian, Sara Andrews, will share pragmatic ways to preserve a variety of family treasures

Jan 21 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Two professional genealogists will discuss techniques and resources for researching your local and family history.

Jan 21 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Author Patty Loew will share the cultural stories and history of Wisconsin Indians living in urban areas.

Special Event

Food from the Old World

Jan 22 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Learn about the historic cooking classes and one-of-a-kind gardens at the Society's Old World Wisconsin Historic Site.

Author Appearance

Flavors of Wisconsin

Jan 22 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Chef and cookbook author, Terese Allen, will share the history, and recipes, for some of the foods that have made Milwaukee and Wisconsin famous.

Jan 22 :: Blue Ribbon Hall, Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery :: Milwaukee

Join Mary Jane Connor and "Bottoms Up" author and historian, Jim Draeger, at the Historic Pabst Brewery for a speakeasy happy hour.

Jan 23 :: Milwaukee Central Library :: Milwaukee

Join Society Curator of Cultural History, Joe Kapler, as you see images and learn the story of nine rediscovered murals from the 1948 Wisconsin State Fair.


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