Whitefish Community Library
makes every effort to ensure
that everyone may access
the resources of our library
including online resources
through our website.
If you cannot access a
resource or service please
contact your library staff
at 406-862-9914.

Whitefish Community Library
9 Spokane Ave
Whitefish, MT 59937
(406)862-9914
FAX: (406) 862-1407

Joey Kositzky, Director






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Temporary Changes to Hours:

Monday – 10 AM to 3 PM

Tuesday – 10 AM to 3 PM

Wednesday – 10 AM to 3 PM

Thursday – 10 AM to 3 PM

Friday – 11 AM to 5 PM

Saturday – Closed

Sunday – Closed

WCL TRUSTEESSPECIAL MEETING

Published on 01/21/21

Topic: WCL – Board of Trustees Meeting Time: Jan 27, 2021 07:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83968072547?pwd=Sy9ZZVZySUdOa0ZMMGZ0dWZXT2ZHUT09

Meeting ID: 839 6807 2547 Passcode: Morebooks

Get out of the house!

Published on 11/18/20

Winter Recess continues this week and we’re ready with activities no matter what weather Mother Nature throws at us. And it’s c-c-cold today so dress warm! Join us in the Library’s Back Yard (east side of the Library) at 11 a.m. on Thursdays.

Girl in snow with spray bottle

Bring the Internet Home!

Published on 11/10/20

WCL cardholders can now bring the internet home thanks to a pilot program by the Montana State Library. Available for checkout are 4 Verizon Jetpack hotspots – devices that provide internet service when a cell tower is within range – and 2 iPad tablets. HP laptops from the State Library are on their way and will be available soon. Man using internet and tablet Here are some more details about the device lending program:

  • Patrons with a WCL library card in good standing can check out one or more devices for 14 days. Temporary cards are not eligible for this service.
  • Items MUST be returned to the Circulation desk inside the Library. Remember that you can call ahead (406-862-9914) or ring the doorbell for curbside service if you do not wish to enter the Library.
  • Borrowers will be required to sign a User Agreement Form before borrowing devices to make sure that all terms and conditions are understood (download example: WCL device user agreement).
  • Devices are non-holdable (cannot be reserved) and non-renewable.

NEW HOURS MONDAYTHURSDAY

Published on 10/26/20

The library will be adding an extra hour to open hours starting Monday, Nov. 2, 2020. Hours will be: Monday-Thursday 10am – 3pm Friday – 11am – 5pm

Pumpkin Carving Update

Published on 10/24/20

Did you reserve a pumpkin for Pumpkin Carving under the portico today? Your pumpkin awaits! But it’s so cold that we have an option for you: come pick your pumpkin, borrow our carving tools, and bring it back – and we’ll get it to City Hall on Monday so everyone can see it! Call 862-9914 and let us know if you’ll be picking up your pumpkin! We’ll be here until 3 p.m. today. Row of Pumpkins

Baker Park Storytime Stroll – rain or shine!

Published on 10/13/20

Our Storytime panels have their new vinyl jackets just in time for Autumn! We won’t let the weather stop us. Storytime Stroll at Baker Park Tuesdays at 1 p.m. and Thursdays at the Library at 11 a.m. New attached image

QUARANTINED BOOK DROP MATERIALS

Published on 10/01/20

It is currently the policy of the Whitefish Community Library to quarantine all book drop materials for 3 days. Do not be alarmed if an item is showing checked out on your card and you returned it. Staff back dates all material to the date it was returned.