News, Reviews, and Events

This August our all-ages family storytimes will be held Tuesday mornings and Wednesday evenings at the Main Street Library. On Tuesdays from 10:30-11:15 AM join us for Around the World Storytime featuring songs, stories, activities and authors from around the globe. On Wednesdays from 5:30-6:15 PM join us for Get Appy Storytime, where you'll learn about the best apps for your children and family.

Get up and go to the La Crosse Public Library for Wisconsin Public Television's annual PBS KIDS Get Up and Go Day! This fun-filled free event encourages children to live healthy and active lives.

La Crosse Comic Con
July 21-23, 2017

We're transforming the library in preparation of the La Crosse Comic Con (LC3). Join us all weekend long for a full comic con experience, including a vendor/artist floor, a gaming room with open table top gaming and an escape room, a full schedule of free programs in the library auditorium, and family activities in the Children's Room. 

This position has been filled. Are you interested in La Crosse's rich history? The La Crosse Public Library Archives is seeking an outgoing, motivated individual who can multi-task, work well with a variety of people; be detail oriented, professional, and prioritize and balance a variety of tasks and deadlines all with a smile. This job averages 20 hours per week, including evening hours plus rotating weekends. Salary starts at $19.40/hour. Check our Employment page for more details.

Wednesday, August 2: 1-2 PM
Please register by July 31

Coloring isn't just for children anymore! Come celebrate National Coloring Book Day on Wednesday, August 2 at the La Crosse Public Library with Adult Crafts. Sharpen your coloring skills by coloring your very own tote bag! All supplies are provided at this free event for adults 18 and up. Seating is limited. Registration is required.