Trivia Night @ the Library – Friday, November 7 @ 7pm



Are you a trivia buff? Now’s your chance to test your knowledge on a variety of topics in multiple rounds to win prizes!

You can enter in a team by yourself or with up to 5 other people. We can also place you with a team if you would like.

This program is for adults ages 18 and over and will take place after library hours on November 7. Please call 262-335-5151, ext. 5259 by Wednesday, November 5 to register. Space is limited and snacks will be served!

Lilly Oncology on Canvas Art Exhibit – Monday, October 20 – Friday, October 31

oncologyoncanvasCheck out the Lilly Oncology on Canvas Art Exhibit starting Monday, October 20 – Friday, October 31. In cooperation with the Small Stones Wellness Center at St. Joseph’s Hospital, the exhibit contains art from cancer survivors, caregivers, families, and providers, It honors the journey people take when faced with cancer. The exhibit is on the second floor of the library.

The opening for the exhibit is on Wednesday, October 22 from 6:30-8pm in the Story Room.

trio – New Online Catalog Available Beginning November 20

TRIO logo_portrait_low restrio will be available at the West Bend Library beginning November 20, 2014! trio will be brought to you by the Mid-Wisconsin Federated Library System.

Below are a few dates you need to be aware of as to how the transition to the new online catalog will affect you! Please contact us at 262-335-5151 if you have any questions.

October 20, 2014 Last Day to Place Holds using the SHARE catalog. Please ask a librarian to place your holds after this date.
November 8, 2014 Last Day to have librarians place holds. No holds can be placed online after this date until November 20, 2014.
November 14-19, 2014 Library computer system will be down. Patrons are limited to 5 items at checkout. Patrons will be unable to neither pay bills, register for new cards, nor look up books via the online catalog.
November 20, 2014 Go Live Day. Sometime during the day the library will resume normal circulation, placing holds, and the new catalog will be available.


1000 Books Before Kindergarten is HERE!

Do you have a child who is not yet in Kindergarten?
Sign him/her up for our new awesome program that promotes school readiness!

Click HERE for more information! Infants, toddler and preschoolers are all eligible to participate. You are your child’s first and best teacher!