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Adult Summer Reading Program

June 1 - August 31, 2018
Try our Adult Summer Reading Club!  Pick up (or print out) a reading log and keep track of all of the books that you read or listen to between June 1 and August 31, 2018. Turn in your completed logs for a chance to win some awesome prizes! Drawing will be held on Saturday, September 1, 2018.  Remember - the more logs you complete, the better your chances of winning!

THANK YOU to our generous donors! Without their support this program would not be possible.
CFL Endowment Fund, Cudahy Recreation Department, Discovery World, Dobie's Steak House, Friends of Cudahy Library, "K" Ranch, Milwaukee Admirals, Milwaukee County Parks, Milwaukee County Zoo

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Route 66: America's Main Street, presented by Craig Siemsen
Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 6:30 pm 
Folk singer Craig Siemsen blends original songs, folk, and old timey country music. With his whimsical story telling and wit, audiences find themselves laughing and toe-tapping. 
Join us in our beautiful Ladish Foundation Plaza for this evening of music. Bring your lawn chair or use our seating. Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase. Fun for all ages! Free of charge.

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Falun Dafa meditation class

Sunday, July 29, 2018, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Falun Dafa is an ancient, powerful and holistic practice for self-improvement of body, mind, and spirit. It consists of five sets of gentle exercises based on the principles of the universe: truthfulness, compassion, and forbearance. Free to all; no registration required.

Friends of Cudahy Library BOOK SALE
Thursday, August 2, 2018, 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, August 3, 2018, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, August 4, 2018, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm*
Come find your treasures!
*Saturday is discount day

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Beach Day!
Saturday, August 11, 2018, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Enter a free raffle for a Kindle!  One Kindle for adult entries, one Kindle for children's entries. Kindles donated by Gary Schlunz.
Catch the “Waive” at Beach Day! We will waive all Cudahy overdue fines—one day only! Cardholder must be present.

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Sunday, August 19, 2018, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gather your friends and join your neighbors for brunch or lunch, shopping, and live music. Support local vendors while enjoying our beautiful Ladish Foundation Plaza. Music by local Jazz artists sponsored by McGranaghan & Stawski LTD. Rolling Cones food truck will be on site for a tasty meal. Rain or shine, this show will go on! 


Needles & More
A bring-your-own craft group that meets and crafts for fun and companionship.  Open to all ages and skill levels!
Sundays, 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
July 22, August 5, August 19, September 2, September 16, September 30, 2018



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Cudahy Family Library announces a partnership with, a company dedicated to driver safety and education, to offer free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests to library patrons. The new service includes free tests specifically based on the state’s DMV materials. It is the only site of its kind to include accessibility tools that let users hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask portions of the screen for greater visibility on the practice tests.

Click here to get started:

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Wags and Tales with Diesel
Tuesdays @ 11:00 AM (June 26, July 10, July 24, August 14, August 28)
Come read to and visit with Diesel, the licensed therapy dog.  He's all ears.

Big changes to the Library's north lawn!

Come see our new look - check out the Ladish Foundation Plaza, outside the library's north entrance!

New Book for Sale! Cudahy: Snapshots of Commerce

Learn about the history of Cudahy's business community through the years! 
Cudahy Snapshots of Commerce - front cover

Display Your Artwork at the Library

Would you like to showcase your artwork? Become a featured artist on our art wall!