Have you heard? The library is now open!

Did you miss the library? We missed you too and we're excited to welcome you back for brief library visits. We ask that you keep your visits to 30 minutes or less, and computer use to 1 hour.

Open hours are:
Monday-Thursday: 10:30am-7pm
Friday-Saturday: 10:30am-4pm
Sunday: 12-4pm

Curbside pickup will be available:
Monday-Saturday: 9:30-10:30am

Services available include: limited computers for adults and teens (ages 14+) 1-hour per day, browsing and holds pickup, copier, scanner and printing, take and make craft kits, and more.

Winter Reading Program

There is still time to register for our all ages virtual winter reading program through Beanstack. Register online (https://wfblibrary.beanstack.com/) or use the Beanstack app! Download the Beanstack app and search for Whitefish Bay Public Library. The program runs through Friday, March 19.

If you participated in our reading program this summer you can use the same account here, or sign up new at https://wfblibrary.beanstack.com/

You can also download the Beanstack app to log your hours.
One more first- we've set a community reading goal of 150,000 minutes. All your time spent reading will add to our goal. Good luck everyone and enjoy your reading!
Take and Make Crafts

We will provide the supplies and you will provide the creativity!

For Adult Pick-near the adult reference desk any time after open while supplies last.

For Kids Pick-up from 10am-noon and 3pm-5pm outside the front doors of the library. 

For Teens-
Virtual Storytimes

Zoom Storytime with Miss Katie
Tuesday, March 2, 10AM
Join us for a live virtual storytime on Zoom with stories, songs, and rhymes! You can register online at:

Virtual Toddler Time
Tuesdays, 10AM
March 9, 16, 23

Virtual All Ages Storytime
Fridays, 10AM
March 12, 19, 26

Missing Storytime? We are too! Join one of our youth services librarians for Toddler Time on Tuesdays at 10am or all ages on Fridays at 10AM for bounces, rhymes, and songs! Can't make the live event? We'll be sure to save the storytime so you can watch it later.

Book Clubs

Join us for one of our virtual book clubs.

Tea Time Book Club
4th Friday of the Month, 12PM

March 26- Anxious People by Fredrik Backman
April 23- When Harry Met Minnie : a true story of love and friendship By Marha Teichner
May 28- Just as I am : a memoir Cicely Tyson

Mystery Book Club
2nd Thursday of the Month, 7PM

April 8- The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
May 13- The Better Sister by Alafair Burke
June 10- Wilde Lake by Laura Lippman
Did you know....

RBdigital Magazines has moved onto the platform with Libby/Overdrive/Wisconsin Public Library Consortium.

Check out complete digital editions of popular magazines -now as a part of Libby/Wisconsin's Digital Library

Either perform a search for a favorite title or choose "Collections" and arrow down to find magazines. Under Magazine "Collections," you may browse by category. Checkouts can be for either 7, 14, or 21 days.
Friends of the Whitefish Bay Library

2021 Scholarship- Deadline is March 15
Friends of the Whitefish Bay Public Library are pleased to announce two $500 educational scholarships for students who have been positively influenced by libraries. High school seniors who are residents of or attend school in Whitefish Bay and will be attending college during the 2021/2022 school year are eligible. Read all the details at: https://www.wfblibrary.org/get_involved/friends/scholarship.php
All New Library Newsletter

We're moving our newsletter to a new platform. With this new service we will be able to bring you the news that you want to hear based on your interests. To get signed up just visit this page on our website, fill out the form with name and email address and then select your email preferences: https://www.wfblibrary.org/get_involved/newsletter_sign-up/

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