News, Reviews, and Events

We're excited to announce that prolific comicbook artist Gordon Purcell will be the featured guest at this year's La Crosse Comic Con (LC3), coming up July 21-23. Purcell is best known for his realistic artwork featured in numerous Star Trek comics. He has also done work for DC, Marvel and several indie publishers, with titles including Justice League Unlimited, Avengers, X-Files, Protectors, Inc., and Ben 10.

Have you seen all of the new food carts that are popping up around La Crosse? The library is proud to offer space to these local small businesses as part of our mission to help the La Crosse community Evolve, Adapt, and Thrive. There's nothing like enjoying good food while checking out the great books and community that you'll always find at your public library. We hope you'll join us to E.A.T. at the library!

Share your digital summer vacation photos in our all-ages digital photography contest. Whether you'll be traveling the world, visiting local festivals, or just hanging out in your backyard, we want to see how you're spending summer vacation.

Artist: Cody Bartz
Now- July 31, 2017

Visit the Second Floor of the Main Street Library now through the end of July to see an eye-catching exhibit of screenprints by Cody Bartz.

"It is amazing how imagery starting from different origins, goes through a digital maze, finds its way into my hands, and ends up on a piece of paper." -Cody Bartz

BINGO! You're a Winner!

Join us all summer long to play Blackout Bingo and become a library winner in the 2017 Adult Summer Reading Program.