Willmar Public Library
Position: Library Assistant II
Hours: 8-16 hours/week
Starting Wage: $11.91/hour
Deadline: February 21, 2021 or until filled
Willmar Public Library is seeking applicants for a part-time Library Assistant II position.
Minimum qualifications for this position include a High School (or equivalency) diploma plus six months of related experience; or a combination of education, experience and training necessary to perform the requirements of the job. Strong Customer Service and basic computer skills are required.
Position shelves books and materials in their proper locations, maintains orderly shelf appearance, performs basics of check-in, check-out and patron registration, responds to patron inquiries and assists in locating reference and other materials, answers incoming phone calls, administers opening and closing procedures of the library including office equipment.
Candidates must have a flexible schedule to allow for daytime, evening, and weekend shifts.
Schedule will primarily be afternoon or evening hours during the week and two Saturdays per month.
For application information please visit the Job Opportunities page.
Thursday, March 25th
Enter your team of 2 in either the adult or youth/family category, pick up your puzzle at the library, and then compete via Zoom.
Complete rules and registration form here.
Fun for ages 6+! Prizes are sponsored by the Friends of the Willmar Public Library.
We need your help decorating letters that spell out “WILLMAR PUBLIC LIBRARY.” Design the letter however you like (as long as it’s family friendly) and return it to the library when you’re finished. Once all the letters are put together, it will create a beautiful collage of community art for the library to display! All ages. Supplies are limited.
See full rules and register for a letter here
A fun twist on movie night! Reserve an interactive movie kit here or call 320-235-3162. Each kit includes an interactive movie script, a bag of microwave popcorn, and props for up to 6 participants.
*Limit 1 per week per household while supplies last.
Book Boxes contain several little surprise items that coincide with each book’s story.
How it works:
⚫︎ Check out a copy of the book that goes along with the book box (book boxes do not come with a copy of the book!)
⚫︎ Open the items as you reach specific chapters in the book (they will be labeled.)
After you’ve finished one of our book boxes, please consider taking a brief survey about them here:
Current Book Boxes (while supplies last):
The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien (all ages): Box request form
Available for registration starting March 1st: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (teens & adults): Box request form
Introducing HelpNow a new resource available to library cardholders:
HelpNow is a FREE online tutoring service through the Pioneerland Library System.
Homework Help from live online tutors
- Grades K–12
- Provides one-to-one live homework help from online tutors
- Live tutors available 2:00 PM–11:00 PM every day
- Help available in English and Spanish
- Covers all major subject areas: Math, Science, English/Language Arts, Social Studies, Reading Assistance
Adult Learning Center:
- Live one-on-one academic coaching
- Practice test center
- Additional online resources
Adult Learning Center Demo
Frequently Asked Questions
Get the App on your mobile Device
Visit Pioneerland’s Overdrive ebook Collection today.
No Library Card? No Problem!
Open a digital library card through Overdrive completely online.
Click here to get started.
Digital magazines are now available through the Libby or Overdrive Collection.
Checkout a Magazine Today