We are open our regular hours and offer our normal services. We ask that you wear a mask, keep your visit short, and social distance from other patrons and the staff. Please be kind to staff and other patrons.
Curbside service is still available for those who don't wish to come into the building or wear a mask. Just give us a call at (920) 787-2988 and we will prepare your items for you.
If you need to print from your computer at home or from your phone, attach the document to an email and send to print@ricohprintcloud.com. You will receive a code which you can bring to the library to release the print!

**State and federal tax forms are now available in the library!**
Reading Programs
Try one of our fun online challenges -- earn prizes, enter raffles, and discover great resources along the way!

How to participate:
The challenges will take place completely online and readers can access them at wautomalibrary.beanstack.org. Participants can also download the Beanstack app and search for Wautoma Library to play. 
10 to try
10 to Try is a year-long challenge that asks you to read a book in each of 10 categories, keep track of your reading, and share your favorite discoveries with the library and your fellow readers.

Broaden your reading horizons and earn chances to win awesome prizes!!
Grow a Reader
Start your reading routine before baby arrives and set your little one up for success! Log one day each time you* read to your baby throughout your pregnancy. Log 40 days to receive a board book for you baby. Log 80 days to receive a special gift for baby.

*You, your partner, other children, extended family members, friends. It all counts!
Winter Reads: Books Like Us Challenge Winners
Congratulations to Ali and Micaiah on completing the Winter Reads: Books Like Us Challenge on Beanstack. They both won Waushara Area Chamber of Commerce gift certificates which can be used at over 100 local businesses. Watch for more reading challenges for your chance to win awesome prizes!
What's New!
Online Magazines!
Wisconsin's Digital Library now includes over 3,000 magazines, and they are always available. Access them on the Wisconsin Digital Library website or with the Libby or OverDrive app. [Find the apps in your app store.] The collection can be searched or browsed by clicking on the Collections tab at the top of the home page.
Hoopla Digital Content
You don't have a Hoopla account? What are you waiting for!? Sign up for free here!
Hoopla's digital collection has over 950,000 ebooks, audiobooks, movies, TV Shows, comics, and music available to you for free at the click of a button.
Current popular content available include The Queen's Gambit by Walter Tevis, The Bridgerton series by Julia Quinn, new music by Taylor Swift, and much more!
March is Women's History month. Celebrate the vital role of women in American history through this collection of music, books, and movies.
Harry Potter is now available on Hoopla! Listen to narrator Jim Dale bring over 200 characters to life in the series and immerse yourself in the wizarding world.
Binge watch to your heart's content!
Check out one of our Rokus to stream shows and movies only available on Netflix like Bridgerton, The Queen's Gambit, Emily in Paris, To All the Boys (3 movie series), and so much more!
Our Rokus also have Amazon Prime and Vudu on them so you have thousands of movies and shows to choose from!

Existing high-speed internet is needed.
Speed Test
Speaking of internet, visit our webpage daily and take the speed test that pops up in the purple box. Reports of data collected across Wisconsin will be used in initiatives to improve internet speeds and performance throughout the state.
For the Youth
Virtual Storytime
Parents and caregivers, please take this VERY short survey to help us determine the best day for virtual storytime with Miss Becky (pictured on right). We do plan to post the recorded storytime in our closed storytime Facebook Group for those who are unable to attend the live storytime.
The Friends of the Wautoma Library purchased a collection of themed tablets for the library. No internet is required as these tablets come loaded with learning apps, videos, stories, and games for hours of interactive learning and play.

Stop at the library to check out our current collection ranging from Dinosaurs to and take one home to learn and explore!
Take and Make kits
Stop by the library to pick up craft and activity kits for the kids. New kits are made bi-weekly and completely free for you! Kits are available on a first come, first serve basis while supplies last.

We would love to see the end results, so please send pictures of your creations to wtplstaff@wautomalibrary.org
Stay Connected
Stop at the Wautoma Library to pick out a free cookbook to keep (you can also use a cookbook you own).
Choose a recipe from the cookbook to try. Share photos of the recipe and your finished dish in the comments of this post.
Then, share the post on your Facebook page to be entered into the drawing for a brand new cookbook!
Virtual Book Club
The Wautoma Library Virtual Book Club will be reading the Queen's Gambit by Walter Tevis for March. From Amazon: Engaging and fast-paced, this gripping coming-of-age novel of chess, feminism, and addiction speeds to a conclusion as elegant and satisfying as a mate in four.
The book is available in audio and ebook on Hoopla. If you want to join in our Facebook book club discussion or to see what the book club is like, go to the Wautoma Library Book Club Facebook page and ask to join.
Feel free to call the library with questions at (920) 787-2988, or email director@wautomalibrary.org. Stay updated on our events by visiting our website or by following us on Facebook.

Wautoma Public Library Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wautoma Public Library | (920) 787-2988 | 410 West Main Street