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Hayward, Wisconsin

Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library
Hallow-Read Around the World

Halloween Scavenger Hunt

Spooktacular things are going on at the Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library for the month of October! Families can enjoy the self-guided Halloween Scavenger Hunt, starting on October 16, 2021. Walk the library trails and find pictures of Halloween characters with letters on them.  Submit your answers by midnight Oct. 27, 2021, on the paper form available in the library and outside in the kiosk by the drop boxes or on the following link. The winner will be announced on Thursday, October 28.

Hallow-Read Around the World

Hallow-Read Around the World

Complete the Hallow-Read Around the World Reading Challenge through Beanstack for a chance to win a prize. Prize drawing for each of the following age groups: Ages 0-11, Ages 12-17, Ages 18+

Hallow-Read Around the World

Trivia Tuesday: Halloween Theme October 19th

Trivia Night, October 19 @ 6:30pm using Zoom

Hallow-Read Around the World

Science in a Bag Kits : Wisconsin Science Festival

FREE! “Science in a Bag” Kits – Suitable for the family.  Pick up your kits at the library during the Wisconsin Science Festival – October 21 -24. #WiSciFest|wiscifest.org

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Vote for the buck’s name

Vote for the buck’s name

Name the Buck! You sent in names for the “Buck” on display in the children’s room. Now let’s vote for your favorite name from Oct. 6 through October 19 on the following link (https://forms.gle/XqFUgJfU3Au6BYhh9) to cast your vote. You can also pick up a voting ballot...

Name the Buck

Name the Buck

THE BUCK STOPS HERE! The Cable Natural History Museum recently brought this beaut of a buck to the library for a long-term loan. Here is your chance to name him!

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

Get a library card and be automatically entered for a $50 Gift Card Drawing. If you have a library card, refer someone to get a library card and be eligible to win a $50 gift card. Just be sure to have the new library card tell us who referred them and you’ll be entered in the drawing. Click for more info.

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Volunteer Your Time

Volunteers are scheduled for two-hour sessions on a weekly, monthly or seasonal basis. Volunteers serve in many ways, sharing their skills with the library. 

Get a Temporary Library Card

Get a temporary library card during the Pandemic. Access the digital library and use the online resources. 

Public Announcements

CEP, Inc. Meeting

There will be a meeting of the CEP, Inc. Board of Directors and the Chief Local Elected Official...

Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library

Sherman & Ruth Weiss
Community Library
P.O. Box 917
10788 State Hwy 22/77
Hayward, WI 54843

phone 715-634-2161
fax 715-634-5257

Monday 10am-5pm
Tuesday 10am-7pm
Wednesday 10am-5pm
Thursday 10am-5pm
Friday 10am-5pm

Curbside daily by appointment.
Call 715-634-2161

The library is closed for the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve Day
  • Christmas Day
  • December 26
  • New Year's Eve Day