News, Reviews, and Events

Good news! You can now reserve up to 100 library items at a time. Items found in the Winding Rivers Library System catalog can be put on reserve and delivered to any of our three La Crosse Public Library locations for easy pickup.

We've set up a trial of Kanopy, a video streaming service, and we'd like La Crosse residents to try it out for free. Click on this link, set up an account (e-mail and password), then enter your library card and PIN. Then choose from over 7,000 films- from classics, to indies, to documentaries- and start watching!

Saturday, August 19: 9 AM-2 PM

The Friends of the Library are holding their big Summer Book Sale on Saturday, August 19 from 9 AM-2 PM.

Tuesdays, August 15, 22 & 29: 6:30-7:30 PM
Pearl Street Brewery, 1401 Saint Andrew Street

Why should children have all the fun? Join us at the Pearl Street Brewery on Tuesdays, August 15, 22, and 29 from 6:30-7:30 PM. Your favorite local librarians will be reading adult-oriented stories while you relax with a cold one.  (Ages 21+)

8.11.17   The La Crosse Public Library is currently seeking qualified, outgoing candidates for a brand new full-time Library Associate position in our Youth Services Department. Position requires up to 75% of time out and about in the La Crosse community at local child care centers, organizations serving youth, festivals, farmers markets and more. Find more information on our Employment page.