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Library Closed Today January 19, 2023

Library Closed Today January 19, 2023

  The Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library will be closed today, Thurs., Jan.19, because of the winter storm. As most of you know, the library closes when Hayward Community Schools close for extreme weather. Stay safe everyone!

Winter Bingo Reading Challenge

The Hayward Library is presenting a reading challenge to keep you energized during this sleepy season! Keep track of your reading time, and participate in two activities to earn badges (digital high-fives) in Beanstack. Explore your library and all the fun it has to...

Polar Bear Scavenger Hunt

Join in the fun at the library for a Polar Bear scavenger hunt from January 13 through February 10, 2023. You and your child will need to look for the polar bears to solve a riddle. Complete your answer sheet and take it to the front desk to receive a fun small prize!

Winter Snowtacular! & Stuffie Sleepover! Jan. 31, 2023

Winter Snowtacular! & Stuffie Sleepover! Jan. 31, 2023

Looking for a fun indoor winter activity for families? We will hold the Winter Snowtacular and Stuffie Sleepover on January 31 from 3 to 6:30 pm. If you had fun at the Halloween Spooktacular or even if you missed it, be sure to stop by the library for some great...

Take-N-Make Kit: Snowy Main Street

Stop in and grab one of our ready-made activities for fun at home - Snowy Main Street!  Pick up the week of Jan. 16, 2023, while supplies last!

Hot Spots

If you don’t have access to the internet, then the library has something for you-- wireless Hotspots. These Hotspots are available to Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library cardholders who are 18 years of age or older and have a card in good standing, i.e., card...

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
Saturday 10am-1pm


Curbside pickup is available during library hours.  Call ahead at 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