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Funding issues or not, a fine city library with great staff

For 30 years since moving to La Crosse, my wife and I--and the boys when they were still in... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2019
John K
La Crosse, Wisconsin
Great librarians in the kid area

The kids spot is the place to be! I'm so happy they moved the computers so now my kids actually... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
Chelsie V
Chaseburg, Wisconsin
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Aug 9, 2019
“Funding issues or not, a fine city library with great staff”
Oct 13, 2018
“Great librarians in the kid area”
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

For 30 years since moving to La Crosse, my wife and I--and the boys when they were still in residence--have used this library and the Winding Rivers Library System's services regularly--books, DVDs, CDs, interlibrary loans, book sales' events, magazines, newspapers, and although of course the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank John K
Reviewed October 13, 2018

The kids spot is the place to be! I'm so happy they moved the computers so now my kids actually want to look at books and play with their puppet show stuff now! The librarians go above and beyond to make the kids feel special...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Chelsie V
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

The main library and the southside library are both excellent places to go with your family. Great selection of books, movies, and CDs. Friendly staff and activities for people of all ages. Computer games, puzzles, coloring, story times, and more!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Kate821
Reviewed June 1, 2017

There's so much to see just on display. They have wonderful art all over the public areas. Great for all ages...littlest, teens and adult materials. Free check out if you belong to the Winding River Library System. CDs, DVDs and terrifically helpful staff.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank kdahl2017
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Very helpful staff helped me find a file with information and pictures that answered questions for me as well as newspapers I was hoping to find.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JudyMK
Reviewed May 27, 2017

My son and I love going to the library. They have more than just books, and put on plenty of events for all ages to enjoy!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Heather S
Reviewed March 30, 2017

It's always been nice and quiet here. Good selection of books. They have computers there you can use or spots set up to bring your own laptop. They do have a security guard to make sure everything runs smoothly there,

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank moserjessie
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

The book selection is nice, not to mention if they don't have the book, they can generally get it from a network of libraries. The staff is helpful, and what I think is a great feature I haven't seen at other libraries is there is...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank H4486ZCbenc
Reviewed January 4, 2017

A good library. Appreciate the book, video and DVD selections. Like the self-checkout. Have a great used/donated books store. Ample space for sitting down and reading a book.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank rgkuhl
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