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

Joey Kositzky, Director






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Doors Open:

Monday – 10 AM to 7 PM

Tuesday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Wednesday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Thursday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Friday – 11 AM to 5 PM

Saturday – 12 Noon to 5 PM

Singing with North Valley Music School

Published on 07/01/17

From the first song welcoming everyone including sharks, whales and ninja turtles, and a colorful parachute floating overhead, to the soothing notes of “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star,” there was no break in the action during North Valley Music School’s “Music Together®” program last Thursday. mom with three small children Singing, movement,and musical instruments made an engaging morning for the 60+ participants. young boy Toddlers napping on floor

In Which: we meet Wit the Owl and crawl like bears….

Published on 06/22/17

Whitefish Legacy Partners naturalist Kim Corette had us hooting like owls, flying like moths, and crawling like bears at Summer Reading’s “Build A Better World” event on Thursday the 22nd. Kids at story time kids crawling like bears We learned about Wit the Owl, Whitefish Trail Mascot, and spent time on our own versions of Wit. boy with sunglasses and owl art Next week: North Valley Music School! visits with musical fun. Be ready to move and sing!

“Build a Better World” @ Your Library this summer….

Published on 05/31/17

“Build a Better World” family programs replace Storytime on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for the summer, starting June 15. We’ve chosen our visitors from among those who help build and sustain our community, in keeping with that theme. Among our community builders are Whitefish Legacy Partners (June 22), Wild Wings Raptor Recovery (July 6), the North Valley Music School (TBA), and Big Sky Astronomy Club (TBA). Also, a special Clifford the Big Red Dog program will happen on August 10th, with Clifford visiting, photographs with Clifford, and six stations of activities. Check our schedule, and mark June 15 for the start of “Build a Better World.” girl building with toy blocks Images are copyrighted. Contact CSLP at contact@cslpreads.org for more information.

Yetis Rule, Library Closes!

Published on 02/02/17

Due to the upcoming Yeti Invasion (AKA Whitefish Winter Carnival), the Library will be closed Saturday, February 4th. Meanwhile, enjoy some of the Yetis made by Storytime attendees. First, imagine you hear growling sounds…. girl with Yetis excited boy with Yetis Yetis and three boys

Snow has arrived, and so have the Snowpeople!

Published on 12/01/16

As in every December, the snow and the snowpeople have descended on Whitefish Community Library! smiling snowman Big ones, little ones, funny ones, and more. snowman with green scarf And two giant teddy bears are ready to cuddle young readers. Big teddy bear reading a book Come on in and warm up by the fireplace!

Pumpkins, Disguises and Halloween

Published on 10/13/16
Pumpkins Disguises and Halloween

It was Pumpkin Storytime today! We’re building up to Halloween with the “Disguises” Storytime next week (Oct 20), and finally, “Halloween” itself at the Oct. 27 Storytime. Ooooo, we can’t wait! Meanwhile, we still have craft supplies left if you want to make your very own Pumpkin Person.

Meet our Partner Libraries

Published on 08/27/16
Meet our Partner Libraries

The State Library has mapped all the libraries using the Montana Shared Catalog. We’ve added red stars to give you a bird’s eye view of which libraries and their branches are Whitefish Community Library’s partners in the MSC Partners Group. As you can see, being part of MSC Partners allows us to share across Montana.