Curbside pickup of requested items, computers by appointment, and other limited services are available.  Please contact your library for specific information on services provided. 

Caption Contest

Get your clever, witty, or punny captions ready! Follow us on Facebook to enter our caption contest. During the month of August, there will be a picture posted each week and everyone who fills out the caption contest form will be entered into a random prize drawing (captions posted in the comments will not count). Prizes sponsored by the Friends of the Willmar Public Library.



LEGO Contest


Attention builders! Show off your creativity and skills with an original LEGO build. Submit up to 4 photos of your design by August 20 to enter the contest. Then vote for your favorites on Facebook from August 21-31. Contestants may enter individually or as a team. For all ages. Complete rules and registration form.
Prizes sponsored by the Friends of the Willmar Public Library.






Through partnership with City of Willmar Parks and Recreation and Master Gardeners of Kandiyohi County, the Willmar Public Library is pleased to announce a fun new way to experience reading and nature with a StoryWalk®! Enjoy “Up, Down, and Around” by Katherine Ayres as you stroll around the perimeter of the Destination Playground at Robbins Island.


Book Cover Challenge

Do you have a favorite book cover? Now is your chance to recreate it for a chance to win a prize! Fun for all ages! Enter through July 20. Then vote for your favorites on Facebook through July 31st. Complete rules and entry form.


Computer Appointments


Willmar Public Library is offering Computer Use by Appointment Only.  

45 Minute appointments will be available Monday-Friday from 12-4 PM.  

Please call 320-235-3162 to schedule an appointment. 

No Walk Ins will be allowed for Computer Use.  

Learn More About Computer Appointments

Just need to Print?  The Library can print it for you (Maximum 10 Black & White pages). 

Email ( the library your document.

Wait for an email reply letting you know your document is printed, and then use the library curbside service to pickup your prints.  

New Online Resource: HelpNow

Introducing HelpNow a new resource available to library cardholders:

brainfuse HelpNow

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

Learn More:

HelpNow Demo

Adult Learning Center Demo

Frequently Asked Questions 

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