The Williams County Public Library Board of Trustees is accepting qualifications from design professionals to provide design services for a Stair Project. The Project is anticipated to include renovating or replacing the steps at the front entrance of the Bryan Main Library and may include the renovation/enclosure of an existing patio. Interested firms may request an RFQ from Jeff Yahraus, Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Qualifications will be accepted until 12:00 p.m. local time, February 28, 2022.
The Williams County Public Library is currently hiring for a Local History Center Manager. The position will be full-time at 40 hours per week, including some evenings. Click for a full job description, and learn how to apply.
COVID-19 Take-Home Test Kits are currently out of stock at all WCPL locations. More kits have been ordered. Please watch our Facebook page, facebook.com/mywcpl, and our website, mywcpl.org for restock updates.
The Williams County Public Library is proud to announce a major policy change. Because of your past support of our levies, the library board has voted unanimously to remove all overdue fines, effective immediately. In addition, we have cleared all prior late fines from patron accounts. From this point moving forward, no late fines will be charged on overdue materials at any Williams County Public Library, with locations in Bryan, Edgerton, Edon, Pioneer, Stryker, and West Unity.
The Williams County Public Library is happy to announce a new, more streamlined system, for curbside hold pickup. The library will now use the Click and Collect feature, available through the SEO Libraries App, for curbside hold pickups. Click & Collect is a safe and convenient way for patrons to pick up “on-hold” items from WCPL, without having to book a curbside appointment in advance, and can be used for during open hours at any WCPL location.
The Williams County Public Library is excited to now offer 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten at all locations in Bryan, Edgerton, Edon, Pioneer, Stryker, and West Unity! The FREE reading program helps to build early literacy skills before your child enters Kindergarten. To take part in 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten simply visit your local WCPL branch, and sign up for the program at the library desk. You will be given a reading log to keep track of your child’s progress, and prizes will be rewarded for reading milestones!
Welcome to the WCPL Newsletter. Here you will find out what's new and what's happening at the Williams County Public Library!
Renovations at the Edgerton Branch Library are almost complete! The library will reopen to the public on Monday, August 16. The Williams County Public Library would like to thank our patrons and community for their continuous support! Without you, the Edgerton Branch Library would not be able to undergo these improvements.
NYT Bestselling Author Randy Wayne White has generously donated 200 copies of "Stingers", the 2nd book in his popular Sharks Inc. Young Readers series, to WCPL to add to the library collection, and distribute to area youth. THANK YOU RANDY! To distribute the books, WCPL will be holding a book giveaway and gift basket contest, for 5th - 8th grade, now through July 9th. To receive a FREE hardback copy of "Stingers" visit your WCPL branch and enter to win a Sharks Inc. themed gift basket! A winner for each location will be awarded the gift basket, and all other participants will receive a copy of "Stingers" upon entering the contest, while supplies last!
Learn all about what's happening for Summer Reading at Williams County Public Library! With a theme of, "Tails and Tales" this year Summer Reading programs will start in June at all WCPL locations in Bryan, Edgerton, Edon, Pioneer, Stryker, and West Unity!
Dive into Summer Reading 2022 at WCPL! With an "Ocean of Possibilities" of reading challenges, and exciting programs at all locations, you're sure to have a summer of fun at Williams County Public Library!
Video games for Xbox, Switch, and PlayStation are now available to checkout at Williams County Public Library! Games are displayed and available to browse at the Bryan Main Library. All WCPL patrons can place holds on video games, with our online catalog, here on our website, and then pickup at your local WCPL branch, once your holds are in.
More technology is now available at Williams County Public Library! WCPL patrons can now checkout Wi-Fi Hotspots from all locations in Bryan, Edgerton, Edon, Pioneer, Stryker, and West Unity, and access FREE, unlimited high-speed internet from almost anywhere!
The Williams County Public Library is excited to announce the launch of our new outdoor HoldIt Locker system at the Bryan Main Library! The HoldIt Locker System allows customers the flexibility to pick up holds from an outdoor locker any time of day or night, even when the library is closed! Patrons from all WCPL locations in Bryan, Edgerton, Edon, Pioneer, Stryker, and West Unity are welcome to use the Locker System for convenience pickup. Click to learn more about how to use the HoldIt Locker System!