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Thanks to a generous gift from the Northwoods Explorers of Space and Astronomy (NESA), the Minocqua Public Library has a brand-new beginner friendly telescope available for checkout. (more…)

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Just For Kids

Events For Kids and Parents

08 Jan 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

Winter Reading Challenge

Our Winter Reading Challenge for all ages is happening NOW!  Stop by the front desk or check our website at for a reading log and...

19 Feb 9:00 AM—3:00 PM

Taste of the Library

Our kids’ book recommendation boxes are back again this year! From February 19 – March 2, tell us what you’d like to order from our “book menu” and we’ll cook up a...

29 Feb 10:00 AM—11:00 AM

Wiggle, Giggle & Shake

Wiggle, Giggle & Shake is run by Children’s Wisconsin and meets Thursdays at 10:00 am in the library’s program room. Children ages 0-4 and their caregivers...

01 Mar 10:00 AM—11:00 AM


GymTime is in the community gym (across from the library’s front desk) and will be open for free play with large motor toys every Friday at 10:00 am. Children ages...

02 Mar 10:00 AM—11:00 AM

Family Fun Day | Under the Sea

Family Fun Day will take place on Saturday, March 2 from 10:00 – 11:00 am in the library’s program room. Bring the whole family to enjoy an interactive story and...

Caregiver Resources

Need some help picking out a book?

Historical Fiction for Kids

Beginning Chapter Books

Fantasy Series Starters

Other reading suggestions can be found HERE.

Parent Resources

Protect Kids Online

Common Sense Media

NEW Teacher Resource!!!

Book Bundle Request Form

“Special Topics” Book Lists

Loss of a Family Member

New Baby


New Pet

Loss of a Pet

Potty Training


Our in-person and virtual adult book clubs are free, open to the public, no registration required. Join in anytime!


The Midwest Survival Guide

Join us in-person or online Monday, March 11th at 1pm, to discuss the book The Midwest Survival Guide by Charlie Berens. Email for information on how to attend.

11 Mar 1:00 PM—2:00 PM

Open Book Club

Hidden Valley Road

Join us in-person or online Monday, March 25th at 6pm, to discuss the book Hidden Valley Road by Robert Kolker. Email for information on how to attend. Discussion questions can be found here.



25 Mar 6:00 PM—7:00 PM

Upcoming Titles


  • 11 Mar 1:00 PM—2:00 PMThe Midwest Survival Guide
  • 08 Apr 1:00 PM—2:00 PMThe Sweetness of Water
  • 13 May 1:00 PM—2:00 PMThis Chair Rocks

Open Book Club

  • 25 Mar 6:00 PM—7:00 PMHidden Valley Road
  • 22 Apr 6:00 PM—7:00 PMIt Ends With Us


Computer Use

Computers are available with internet access and Microsoft Office. Wireless is also available throughout the library and outside surrounding the library. Internet/Wireless Policy


Copies and printing from computers are .10 per single page; .20 for double sided, .25 for color. Wireless printing is also available using Princh. Ask staff for assistance with scanning and faxing documents. Faxes are sent for $1.00 per page; we do not receive faxes. Cash and check only. Fax Policy

Email Access

Access your email from any one of our available computers:
GMail, Yahoo, Hotmail, Outlook, AOL, Charter, Frontier

Public Meeting Rooms

Two study rooms, as well as the Sue and Roger Smith Community Room, are available for use. Please call to reserve. 

Program Room Policy

Study Room Policy