Santa and Mrs. Claus at Butler Public Library

The Butler Public Library invites its patrons to come enjoy a night with Mr. and Mrs. Claus on Dec. 13th starting at 6:30pm. For more information, click HERE.

This program was provided for by the Friends of Butler Library.

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Now Hiring!

Butler Public Library is looking to hire a Library Assistant! For more information on the position, please visit our Employment page.

Holiday Closings

Butler Public Library will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

Christmas Eve - Monday, December 24th

Christmas Day - Tuesday, December 25th

New Years Day - Tuesday, January 1st

Snowflakes Galore!

Kids, teens, and adults-come help us create a winter wonderland in the library! We have snowflake templates for everyone to cut. Cut just one or cut many!

Teen Advisory Board

Teens (6th graders and up), the library is your space too! Come to our Teen Advisory Board meeting and contribute ideas to make your space and programs better. Our meetings will be held the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 6 pm. This is your chance to suggest books and programs that you would like to see in the library, so come with ideas on Wednesday, December 19th!

Kids Crafterday

On the 2nd Saturday of each month, there will be crafts and stories for the kids. Come build a snowman and hear a story about a snowman on Saturday, December 8th @ 11:00 AM in the Butler Public Library. Please join us to make a craft and take it home.

Butler Recipe Club

Get ready to show off your cooking skills! On Wednesday, December 5th, show off your very best Cookies along with a copy of the recipe and bring it to the Butler Public Library at 5:30 pm for an evening of tasting and sharing recipes. For more information, please visit the Butler Public Library Recipe Club page. Please RSVP via phone (262) 783-2535 or by email as space is limited.


Family Game Night

Hey Kids! Bring your parents to the library for Family Game Night. Nothing brings families together like some friendly competition. Create some memories and laughter together. Family Game Night will be held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Our next game night is December 12th @ 5:30-6:45 pm. Hope to see you all here!

Picnic & a Movie

The Butler Public Library invites its patrons to join us on Dec. 28th at noon for our Picnic and a Movie Event! We will be showing Arthur Christmas, a family favorite for the season. Come and enjoy the afternoon off with us.

Bring a blanket, pillow and some snacks and enjoy!

MKE Lionel Railroad Club

Learn from the Conductor on Saturday, January 12th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm! The MKE Lionel Railroad Club will exhibit their collection and answer questions. For more information, click HERE.

Blood Drive

You may wonder how donated blood is used? Every day, blood donors help patients of all ages: accident and burn victims, heart surgery and organ transplant patients, and those battling cancer. In fact, every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood.

The Butler Public Library is hosting a blood drive February 4th from 1-6 pm to aid the local blood bank. All registrations will be taken by the American Red Cross. To choose a donation time please follow this link: Registration is open now for the Butler Public Library donation site.
Walk-ins are welcome or call 1 (800) REDCROSS (733-2767) for availability.

Wednesday Morning Storytime

Join Holly at the Butler Public Library every Wednesday for Storytime! This week, November 30th will be about Families. Enjoy interactive adventures starting at 10:30 am!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books (yes you can repeat books) before your child starts kindergarten. Start today by coming into the library to register and pick up your first log.


Notary On Duty

Did you know that we now have a Notary Public on duty? Call (262) 783-2535 prior to arriving, to make an appointment, or to get more information.

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Buy Some Books

Stop by the lobby to find a book for your bookshelves at home!

Our Hours

Our doors are open:

Monday-Wednesday: 10 am - 7 pm

Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm (Starting September 6th)

Friday and Saturday: 10 am - 3 pm

Event Calendar

December 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
  • Next Door Quilting Group (6)(Conference Room) (Form needs signed)
  • Storytime (7K &5A)
  • Recipe Club - Cookies (9)
  • Butler Stitching Group (4)
  • Kids Crafterday
  • Storytime
  • Family Game Night
  • Butler Stitching Group
  • Storytime
  • Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
  • Butler Stitching Group
  • Storytime
  • Butler Stitching Group
  • Picnic & A Movie