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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:

Thanksgiving - Thursday, November 22

Christmas Eve - Monday, December 24th

Christmas Day - Tuesday, December 25th

New Years Day - Tuesday, January 1st

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, October 17th!

Kids Crafterday

On the 2nd Saturday of each month, there will be crafts and stories for the kids. Saturday, November 10th @ 11:00 AM, Butler Public Library will have a Kids craft and story time. Please join us to make a craft and take it home.

Butler Recipe Club

Get ready to show off your cooking skills! On Wednesday, November 7th, show off your very best Thanksgiving dishes 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 November 14th @ 5:30-6:45 pm. Hope to see you all here!


St. Agnes Food Drive 

Please join the Butler Public Library's efforts this October in gathering food donations for the St. Agnes Food Pantry. Items collected will help volunteers in creating food packages for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Currently, the food pantry is in need of:

Canned items-tuna, chicken, beef stew, soup, Chef Boyardee, hashbrowns, vegetables, fruit cocktail, and mandarin oranges.

Boxed items-Pasta mixes, Rice-A-Roni and Hamburger Helper.

Other non-perishable items: Jello (orange/strawberry), pudding, spaghetti sauce (jar), sugar, flour, canola oil, cake mixes, and frosting.

Special Note: At this time St. Agnes Food Pantry does not need Mac and Cheese or peanut butter products.

A receptacle will be placed in the Butler Public Library for patron donations!

If you would rather show your support fiscally, checks to the St. Agnes Food Pantry are welcome! Checks can be mailed to St. Agnes Food Pantry, 12801 W. Fairmount Ave., Butler, WI 53007.

St. Agnes Food Pantry currently serves 150 families in the area. Their days of operations are every Monday 12-2pm and 5-6:30pm.


Wednesday Morning Storytime

Join Holly at the Butler Public Library every Wednesday for Storytime! 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

November 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
  • Butler Stitching Group (4)
  • NaNoWriMo (Conference Room) (2)
  • Next Door Quilt Group (Conference Room) (5)
  • Friends of BPL Meeting
  • Storytime
  • Recipe Club - Thanksgiving Foods (6)
  • Butler Stitching Group
  • NaNoWriMo (Conference Room) 2
  • Picnic & A Movie (2k & 1A)
  • Kids Crafterday (10K & 5A)
  • Storytime
  • Family Game Night
  • Butler Stitching Group
  • NaNoWriMo (Conference Room) 2
  • Storytime
  • Picnic & A Movie
  • Storytime
  • Butler Stitching Group
  • NaNoWriMo (Conference Room)