Welcome to the Ontario Public Library!
Libraries are more than just books today. Check out the pages of our website above to find out what’s happening at the library. Click on the WRLSWEB link on the left to search our catalog and the other links to find information on other topics.
Upcoming Library Events
Hat Luncheon: Thanks to all who helped with or attended the annual Hat Luncheon. We raised over $1600 for the library
The Summer Reading Program wrapped up on Mon. July 29 with a visit from the Coulee Region Humane Society. Deb Woerfel and her therapy dog, Lucy were a big hit. It was a great summer with an excellent turnout. The children have read over 6500 minutes this summer and we’re still counting.
Community Garden Work Days Mondays at 8:30am. We will meet at the garden each Monday at 8:30am until the garden season is over, weather permitting. Whether your an experienced gardener or don’t know a dandelion from a tomato plant, come and share your garden tips or learn from others. We need YOU to make the garden a success!
Shared Stories: Wednesday, August 19 at 2:00pm. Bring any stories about living in and around Ontario. Pictures are also welcome.
Book Group: Join us for a discussion of Boy’s Life by Robert McCammon on Wed. August 12 at 2:00pm.. Please note the morning meeting time due to our summer reading program in the afternoon. Stop by the library for a copy of the book, if you would like to join us.
Can You Help Us? There are many ways to support the library. Consider these opportunities and give us a call: Deliver books to the homebound. Donate gently used children’s books. Help with the Shared Stories project. Help with the Community Garden. Organize and add books to our two Little Free Libraries. Bake cookies or help serve at a fundraising dinner.