Cudahy Family Library
Patrick Cudahy's 165th Birthday & Rose Gardening
Patrick Cudahy was a great lover of roses and other flowers and plants. Come learn about rose gardening from the experts on his birthday. Presented by the Greater Milwaukee Rose Society.
Monday, March 17, 2014
6:30 - 8:00pm
Free of charge - all are welcome!
* Save the date - July 25, 2014, we will be planting roses at Patrick's gravesite in Calvary Cemetery. *
Join local author David Miles as he recounts his life experiences included in his new book, The D.O.A. Who Made It.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
6:00 - 8:00pm
Free of charge - all are welcome! Book will be available for purchase.
Free Income Tax Assistance
AARP tax preparers will be available to e-file state and federal tax forms for persons of all ages.
Wednesdays, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Thursdays, 10:00am - 3:00pm
February 5 - April 10, 2014
First come, first served
Library doors will open at 9:30am so clients may wait in warmth of the Library lobby. Limited seating available in the lobby.
Computer Lab Closed
The Computer Lab will be closed during a beginning computer class. We regret any inconvenience.
Friday mornings, 9:00-10:30am
February 28, 2014 - April 4, 2014
Library Road Trip!
Join the Friends of Cudahy Library as we travel to Fort Atkinson's FireSide Theater to enjoy Mary Poppins: The Broadway Musical.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Cost: $85 adults / $65 ages 14 & under
Includes coach bus transportation, dinner at 11:15am, and a 1:30pm performance of the show.
"The world's favorite 'practically perfect' nanny comes alive, serving up more than a spoonful of delightful music, dancing, and laughter that will transport and enchant audiences of all ages. Direct from Broadway and the national tour, Mary Poppins features all the well-known, popular songs, high-stepping dancing, and a treasure chest full of music and mirth! The whole family will enjoy this dazzling and beautiful musical fable. There is only one word to describe this unforgettable production - Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!"
Free Digital Magazines Now Available!
The Cudahy Family Library has subscribed to a great new service called Zinio that allows you to download the digital copies of many popular magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device. Over 100 popular magazines such as Newsweek, US Weekly, and National Geographic are available at no charge. Download as many as you want; keep them as long as you want!
To get started with Zinio, visit the link here, or connect from the front page of CountyCat library catalog. We hope you enjoy Zinio!
iPads Now Available to Borrow
The Cudahy Family Library has purchased iPad 2s for our patrons to check out and use anywhere in the Library. Library card holders age 18 and up may borrow an iPad for up to 2 hours per day. The iPads are pre-loaded with many fun and useful apps as well as a variety of classic eBooks. See the adult reference librarian to check one out today!
NEW! A limited number of iPads are now available for 7-day loans - take one home and get comfortable with this great technology!
The iPads were made possible thanks to generous funding from Ladish Co. Foundation and the Friends of Cudahy Library.
Discounted Movie Tickets
The Cudahy Family Library is now selling Marcus Theatre movie tickets at discounted rates. Profits from the ticket sales will benefit the Library.
Diamond tickets sell for $8 each and can be
used for any show, any time
Silver tickets sell for $6.50 each and can be used Sunday - Friday and Saturdays before 5:30pm. Silver tickets cannot be used for features listed as extra special attractions, special engagement, or VIP seating.
For every 2 tickets purchased, you will receive a snack cash voucher good for $3 off concessions.
The tickets never expire. 3D shows are subject to a surcharge.
Save money - See a show - Support the Library!
Protect Your Identity!
The Cudahy Family Library is pleased to offer a free shredder for public use. Located in our copy center, the self-serve, cross-cut shredder is a quiet and efficient way to destroy unwanted paper records, CD/DVDs, and credit cards.
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Generations of Pride - On Sale Now!
Its 506 pages are profusely illustrated and only $25.00.
The Cudahy Family Library serves as a resource that fosters our community's connection to the heritage of the past, the opportunities of the present, and the possibilities of the future.
The Cudahy Family Library promotes lifelong learning by striving to meet the informational and recreational needs of our patrons, providing access to services, materials and information in a variety of formats.