Adult Services

June 3- August 31

Visit the library or print off a copy online of our Summer Reading Bingo Sheet!
Earn a chance of getting up to 5 prizes, and a blackout goes to a chance of getting the Grand Prize!
For each bingo, get a scratch ticket that will determine whether you win a prize that day or
if you have a chance at the Grand Prize (selected in September).  



Take & Make:
Starburst Wreath

For this Take and Make, we will be making a Starburst Wreath!
Patrons will need a hot glue gun to complete this project. Register online to reserve
a kit and a staff member will contact you when it is ready for pick up!



Job Search Tips in Finding a Job Faster

Tuesday, June 18th from 1 to 2:30 pm
in the Multipurpose Room 
A representative from CareerForce will present on the different ways job seekers can find employment faster!
Please pre-register to give us an idea of a headcount by calling the Willmar Public Library or
by following this link!



WPL Book Club:

Thursday, June 20th at 12 pm
in the Multipurpose Room
Meet upstairs in the multi-purpose room every month on the third
Thursday. Snacks and beverages provided, but feel free to bring a lunch!
July’s Book: The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer



Movie Matinee:
Arthur the King

Friday, June 21st at 2 pm
in the Multipurpose Room
Popcorn, snacks, and drinks will be provided!



Dental Care for Kids

Monday, June 24th at 5:30 pm
in the Multipurpose

Come to the library to learn from a dental hygienist the ways of caring for and protecting your kids’ teeth!
We ask that you pre-register by calling the library or following this link!




Wednesday, June 26th at 2 pm
in the Multipurpose Room
Bring whatever craft you are currently working on and socialize with other crafters!
Snacks and drinks will be provided.



Memory Café

Thursday, June 27th from 2 – 4 pm
in the Multipurpose Room
Join us for the Memory Café group supporting those living with dementia
or a chronic illness and their caregivers. If you are wanting to
understand what your loved one is going through this group is for you.
Put on by Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota.



Classic Movie Night

Tuesday, July 2nd at 5:30 pm
in the Multipurpose Room
Popcorn, snacks, and drinks will be provided!



Red Cross Blood Drive

Tuesday, July 2nd from 9 am to 3 pm
in the Multipurpose Room
To register to donate, please either go on the Blood Donor App, call 1-800-RED-CROSS, or visit the Red Cross website.



Little Art Session

Monday, July 8th from 9 to 10:30 am
upstairs in the Multipurpose Room 
The Little Art Gallery will be having a Little Art Session at the Willmar Public Library!
Come up to the Multipurpose Room to make art to go into the galleries around Willmar.



Bird House Painting Art Program

Wednesday, July 10th at 2 pm
in the Multipurpose Room 
Join us to paint wooden bird houses for this adult art program!
Due to limited supplies, we ask that patrons (18+) pre-register for this program by following this link.



Ask the Experts!

Have a question or comment/feedback for a seed librarian? You are always welcome to stop by the information desk, or fill out our online form and we will contact you!

You can also visit the University of Minnesota Extension site, which has many helpful topics from the Master Gardeners. Happy Gardening!



Library of Things Checkouts

Books not your thing? Remember, you can use your library card to check out any items available in our catalog including: board games, yard games, fitness kits, audiovisual kits, active mind kits, and more! 



Willmar Public Library Makerspace

Register here to use our Makerspace equipment. Equipment must be used in the library and consumable materials are not supplied. Makerspace users must agree to the  Makerspace Policy and complete training on safety and equipment use. Reservations required.



Seed Library

Access the Seed Library in the Willmar Public Library during regular hours.



Free Legal Advice

The Central Minnesota Legal Services offers free legal advice. Registration is required and must be done through the organization. Call them at (320) 403-1051 to schedule an appointment. Note: No criminal matters accepted through this clinic.

We Want Your Input!

As always, we welcome your input for programs you’d like to see or perhaps would like to lead at the library. Use this survey or contact us via phone or email with your input. For any questions about programs, email staff or call us at (320) 235-3162.



Book A Librarian

Set up an hour long, one-on-one appointment with a librarian for help with computer skills, tablets, research and more! Appointments can be made in person, via phone (320-235-3162) or through our online form.



Personalized Reading Recommendation Service

Stuck in a reading rut? Looking for a great read? Or a gift idea for a friend or family member? Ask a librarian! Fill out this form and tell us a little bit about your tastes, or the tastes of the person you have in mind. A member of our team of avid readers will create a hand-picked list of books and authors you might enjoy. The more you can tell us, the better our suggestions will be!



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