Monday, September 7- Labor Day Closing
The library will be closed on Monday, September 7 in honor of Labor Day. We will resume regular hours on Tuesday, September 8.
Renewing Library Services- Chapter 3
On Monday, August 31, WFBPL will begin Chapter 3 of Renewing Library Services, "Moving Forward @ WFBPL." Our new hours for this Chapter are as follows:

Open Hours
  • Monday-Thursday- 12-7PM
  • Friday-Saturday- 12-4PM
  • Sunday (beginning on September 13) - 12-4PM

Please keep your library visits to 30 minutes or less. A limited number of study tables are available for a single person’s use for 1 hour a day. Library computers are available for up to 1 hour per day. Thanks for protecting staff and other patrons by wearing your mask. (Masks are required and we can provide you with one if you don’t already have one.)

Curbside Pickup
  • Monday-Saturday- 9:30-11:30AM

Our curbside pickup is easy and contactless! Place materials on hold through CountyCat. When you receive a notification that items are ready for pickup, go here to schedule your pickup-
Get Study Help with
Whitefish Bay Public Library has partnered with to provide you with FREE online tutoring to support your academic success this school year. The experts at can help you work through a tough homework problem, improve your writing skills, study for a test, review a difficult concept, and so much more!

Tutors are available every day from 12-7PM. To use this resource you must be a resident of Whitefish Bay with a valid library card.
Letter to Students and Their Families
The Whitefish Bay Public Library aims to provide excellent library service and to work to keep our community safe during these unprecedented times. We do so by following various state and national guidelines and recommendations which has resulted in changes to how we offer library services. We want to share how the library will serve you and your family as we enter the 2020-2021 school year within the boundaries of our current service model.
Facebook Fall Virtual Storytimes
September 15 - October 23
Fridays at 10am Through August 14

Premiering on Facebook
Tuesdays at 10am: Toddler Time with bounces, songs, and fingerplays
Fridays at 10am: All Ages Storytime with books, songs, rhymes and more
Make and Takes
Wednesdays from 10am-noon and 3pm-5pm. 
Pick up location is outside of the library's front doors.

September 16th: Cork Sail Boats
September 30th: Origami
October 14th: Brown Paper Bag Trees
Virtual Programming: Make along at home!
Premiering Mondays at 4pm on Facebook
September 21st: Art with Miss Katie
October 5th: Science with Miss Sam
October 19th: DIY Games with Miss Valerie
Friends of the Whitefish Bay Library Used Book Room Now Open!
Looking for a few good reads? Check out our Friends used book room. We ask that only one person or family group shop at a time. Payments can be made by cash (exact only, no change given), a check, or touchless credit card payment.
Friends of the Whitefish Bay Library Donations Day
Saturday, August 29, 10AM-12PM
Friends of the Whitefish Bay Public Library will accept donations of books, music and media this Saturday from 10 a.m. – noon in the Library parking lot.
You can drive through the library parking lot and drop off your donations. When full, the containers will be moved into the library for quarantining and replaced with fresh ones. A Friend will be on hand to answer any questions but please plan on placing your donations into the containers yourselves.
Please wear a mask during this process and practice social distancing.
Reminder: We’re always accepting donations of used padded mailing envelopes. We re-use them to mail out our eBay sales. If you have some for us, please bring them by on Saturday, the 29th.
Read up on our blog!
Looking for family fun things to do around Whitefish Bay? Check out our recent blog posts from author and historian Thomas Fehring. He has ideas and suggestions for things to do around Whitefish Bay. Check out part 1, part 2, and part 3 of this series.

Support Your Local Libraries
Please consider paying your fines on line through CountyCat or mailing a check to:
The Whitefish Bay Public Library
5420 N Marlborough Dr
Whitefish Bay, WI 53217.

Our revenues are down this year so every little bit counts - Thank you!
Whitefish Bay Public Library | (414)964-4380