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✨Library will open @ 11 am on Thursday, September 23, 2021, due to a staff meeting.

Hayward, Wisconsin

Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library

The Day that Changed the World: 9/11

 Month-long Exhibit, Events, & Activities at the Library

In honor of the 20th Anniversary of 9/11.

"Anniversary in the Schools" Webinar

September 10th
10:30 am & 1:00 pm

Two viewings of the annual “Anniversary in the Schools” interactive documentary webinar (35 minutes long). Masks requested.

Exhibit Viewing Booth

Visit a dedicated viewing booth in the library to watch documetary videos.

911 Memorial and Museum

Poster Exhibit

The educational poster exhibition includes archival photographs and images of artifacts from the 9/11 Memorial & Museum’s permanent collection. Along with copies of articles from the Sawyer County Record’s issue from Sept. 19, 2001.

Make a "Survivor Tree Leaf"

Visit and leave a message of hope on your leaf and post it on the art boards.

September is…

National Library Card Sign-up Month

We will celebrate all month long with prize drawings for those who

  • complete a scavenger hunt
  • play along on trivia night
  • share their library story
  • get a library card
  • refer someone to get a library card

Complete the Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win a $50 Gift Card 

Trivia Night, September 21 @ 6:30pm using Zoom 

Tell us your library story for a chance to win $50 

The Library Blog

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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Support the Library

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