Featured Events

Fall Programs

Join us for a variety of programs to educate and entertain.  Including the Chippewa Valley Book Festival,  a public screening of the Emilio Estevez film The Public,  and paranormal investigator Chad Lewis presenting the folklore of winter.  For a full listing of programs check the event calendar.

twenty events, seven days, one festival

twenty events, seven days, one festival

Celebrating its 20th season, the Chippewa Valley Book Festival October 21-27 is the premier literary event in our area. We go behind the scenes with Pam Gardow and talk about some of the great authors coming and how the event has grown into a week long celebration of...

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Personal Office Booth

Personal Office Booth

With financial support from the Menomonie Public Library Foundation, the library has acquired a ROOM personal office booth.  Our patrons often request a quiet, private space.  Our open floor plan limits us in providing that.  We have been trying to create private...

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Chippewa Valley Book Festival

Chippewa Valley Book Festival

The Chippewa Valley Book Festival is October 21-27.  It is twenty literary events in seven days held across the Chippewa Valley. "The festival is a program of Pablo Center at the Confluence and works collaboratively with the University of...

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Monday: 9am – 9pm
Tuesday: 9am – 9pm
Wednesday: 9am – 9pm
Thursday: 9am – 9pm
Friday: 9am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: Closed

Menomonie Public Library
600 Wolske Bay Road
Menomonie, WI 54751


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Telephone: 715.232.2164
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New Book Reviews

BookPage is a monthly book review publication distributed to 400,000 avid readers through subscribing bookstores and public libraries. Pick up your free copy at the library courtesy of the Menomonie Public Library Foundation.  BookPage is a selection guide to the best new books published every month. All of the content from the print edition is posted on BookPage.com each month.

Library Reads

Top Ten Reads

The top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.

Made You Up
My Name Is Resolute
The Lost Hero
The Liar
The War that Saved My Life
Big Little Lies
The Library at Mount Char
Pawleys Island

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