Ready, set, explore!

Get ready to explore during the Get Stamped! Library Passport Challenge 2024! The passport challenge is from May 28 to September 3, 2024. No library card required!

Visit Winding Rivers Library System member libraries to collect passport stamps for a chance to win prizes! Discover our charming communities with their unique history, local business, and more. There’s so much to see and do in western Wisconsin! Checking out materials is not required, but it is encouraged! 

Win prizes to explore more! Collect stamps for your chance to win.

One winner per household. 

$50 La Crosse Queen Cruises gift card  
$50Kinstone Circle (Fountain City) gift card
$50Woodside Ranch (Mauston) gift card
$50Freighthouse Restaurant (La Crosse) gift card
$50Norske Nook (Osseo) gift card
$50Pearl Street Books (La Crosse) gift card
$50Historic Temple Theatre (Viroqua) gift card
$50Kwik Trip gas card


Grand Prize!

$200Justin Trails (Sparta) gift card

Collect your stamps by visiting all 39 libraries in the Winding Rivers Library System. WRLS libraries are in Buffalo, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon counties.

Here’s how to get started:

1. Pick up a passport from any Winding Rivers library and get your first stamp.

2. Visit more libraries!

3. Get your passport stamped each time you visit a new library.

4. Fill out an entry form for prizes at these stamp checkpoints:
5 stamps = 1st entry form
10 stamps = 2nd entry form
20 stamps = 3rd entry form
30 stamps = 4th entry form AND an entry for the Grand Prize
ALL 39 stamps = entry for the Grand Prize

Drawing for prizes will take place at the end of September. Last day to get stamped and fill out entry forms is Tuesday, September 3. 

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Plan your trip!

Want to know more about WRLS’ libraries? Click the links below!

Find addresses and phone numbers for each library here! Many of our libraries are located in rural areas (all of our WRLS libraries have public internet access). 

We encourage you to find and download directions to your destinations! You can also call ahead to check libraries’ hours. 

Buffalo County Libraries

Alma Public Library 

Mondovi Public Library

Jackson County Libraries

Black River Falls Library

Taylor Memorial Library

Juneau County Libraries

Elroy Public Library

Hatch Public Library (Mauston) 

Necedah Community Siegler Memorial Library

New Lisbon Memorial Library

Wonewoc Public Library 

La Crosse County Libraries

La Crosse County Library

La Crosse Public Library  (Main and North location)

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