News, Reviews, and Events

If you’re looking for maps to show who owned a rural property in 1906, or need to find the city limits of Massena, New York in 1865, Historic Map Works can help. Over 3 million maps, illustrations and directories are included in the database. While anyone can use it in the library, only city of La Crosse cardholders are able to access it from home. Just click on the Research tab above, then “H”.

How to Make a Pickle Explode
(and Other Adventures of Writing for Kids)

Thursday, April 20, 6 PM

A new session of storytimes starts this week at the library.
Check out the full schedule of storytimes here

(POSITION CLOSED) Join the fabulous Youth Services team at La Crosse Public Library! This is a 25-hour a week position that requires 75% of the time at a service desk and an enjoyment of working with children, teens and caregivers. Applications will be reviewed beginning April 7, 2017. More information is available on our employment page

Join us for an evening with award-winning author Jason Reynolds.

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Starting at 6 PM in the library auditorium
Doors open at 5:30 PM; seating is limited