Monday - Thursday:
 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Contact us:

410 5th Street SW
Willmar, MN 56201

Tel: 320-235-3162
E-mail the Library

Head Librarian:
John Baken

Biblioteca Pública de Willmar en Español

WPL Blog

Open book
Turning Pages blog
News, Recommendations and More from the Willmar Public Library

Book Clubs

Book Clubs at WPL
For Children
For Teens
For Adults

Looking for suggestions for your book club? The books on this list have at least 8 copies in the Pioneerland Library System. Place a hold by calling 320-235-3162 or from your online account. *Please note - These are not book club bags.

Tax Information Resources

1040 tax form
Forms, instruction and
assistance information for 2016

Beat the Clock Escape Game:
Dr. Johnson’s Lab

Eyedropper and test tubes
Saturday, February 10 from 10AM – 2PM
Upstairs at the Willmar Public Library

Looking for a fun family activity to avoid cabin fever? Can you beat the clock and find the antidote? Your team will have 45 minutes to solve the clues and save the world. Register your team of 4-8 players, ages 10 and up here. After registering, you will receive your specific start time. Prizes will be awarded to the team with the fastest time!


Adult Winter Reading

Reading is Snow Much Fun - 2018 - Winter Reading Program

January 2 - March 30, 2018

"Reading is Snow Much Fun" will begin January 2 and run through March 30. The program, open to ages 18 and beyond, is held every year during the winter months and rewards readers for doing what they love to do --- read. Participation is simple. Receive up to 2 of the following prizes (while supplies last): mug, tote bag, flash drive or can holder for every five library books you read or listen to. Then, keep reading for more chances to win a gift card from the final drawing. Stop by the library to pick up a reading log or print one here.


Winter Technology Classes
Computer keyboard

All classes are held at the Willmar Public Library Multi-Purpose Room and are free of charge. See class list on the adult page. Registration required for all classes


Memory Loss Information Sessions

West Central Dementia Awareness Network

Questions about Memory Loss? Attend a one-hour informational session! Everyone welcome. Sponsored by the West Central Dementia Awareness network. For more information, contact Jody Loseth at 320-444-8027 or jodyloseth-AT-gmail.com. Made possible in part by a state grant awarded through the Minnesota Board on Aging.

No charge to attend and no registrations. From 2- 3 PM upstairs at the Willmar Public Library. See session topics and dates on the adult page.


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