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Washburn Public Library


Washburn Public Library


The mission of the Washburn Public Library is to provide the residents of the City of Washburn and its surrounding communities quality books, media, and programs that serve their informational, educational, and recreational needs.

Address: 307 Washington Avenue, Washburn, WI 54891

Telephone: 715-373-6172

Library Hours


10:00 AM - 8:00 PM


10:00 AM - 8:00 PM


10:00 AM - 8:00 PM


10:00 AM - 8:00 PM


10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


10:00 AM - 2:00 PM




Programs and Events:

Every Wednesday at 10:30 am, Toddler Tales: Preschool Story Hour

The third Wednesday of every month at 10:30 am, New Books and Coffee: A discussion and review of the hottest new books available!

The third Thursday of every month at 7:00 PM, Book Discussion Group.

New titles selected each month.

Call 373-6172 or come in to reserve your copy.


Friends of the Library

Our Friends of the Library group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm. The Friends of the Library present monthly programs during the winter months. Please call the library or look at our signboard for information about upcoming programs for all ages.

Inter-Library Loans

Washburn Library is a member of the Northern Waters Library Service, providing a wide variety of inter-library loan services and other shared resources.

Click for more information on the Northern Waters Library Service.


Free high-speed internet and wireless internet access.

Meeting Rooms

Several meeting rooms are available for your group. Call 373-6172 and reserve one today!




Most recent update: October 9, 2011

Please note: information presented is current as of the most recent update shown. For most recent information, please contact the City offices at 715-373-6160.

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