Between Madison & Yellowstone Ave. Hope to see you soon!
Coming to the library?
Your health matters to us. As a public facility, WYPL is actively encouraging social distancing. To support public and staff health, maintaining a minimum distance of 6 feet/2 meters apart from others, using hand sanitizer and wearing protective face masks during your visit is recommended.
Storytime! – WEDNESDAYS at 11:00 am for Infant/Toddler/Preschool Storytime. Plus, playtime opportunities for socialization
Book Club – Meeting at the library or online! The current book is “All But The Waltz” by Mary Clearman Blew. We will meet in person on Wednesday, May 25th, at 5:00 pm. Call or email us for information about joining the discussion via Zoom if you prefer.
Chess Club – All ages and skill levels welcome! Fridays 4:00 pm
Beginner Dungeons & Dragons – Contact the library for more information or to sign up. Kids meet on the first and third Thursday of the month at 4:00 pm. Adults meet on the second and fourth Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm. Games ran by Game Master and storyteller extraordinaire Trent Redfield.
Orion Star Blast 4.5′ Reflector Telescope Kit Available For Check Out! • Telescope may be borrowed by patrons 18 years or older with a permanent West Yellowstone Public Library card • Telescope is loaned for a one-week period. • Kit can be reserved up to one month in advance
MOBILE HOTSPOTS AVAILABLE TO CHECKOUT AT THE LIBRARY!
Why would you use a hotspot?
Remote learners at home right now
Traveling without wifi for your cell phone or laptop
Interrupted wifi service at home
Out of data on your plan this month
Working from home temporarily – and many more reasons!
Wi-Fi hotspots are portable devices that allow for internet access to laptops, tablets, phones, and other devices without using your personal data plan. They can connect your device to the internet wherever there is cellular service.
West Yellowstone Public Library currently has 3 hotspots. Hotspots can be checked out for 14 days (to anyone 18 or older with a library card). The service provider is T-Mobile and can be used in any area T-Mobile has coverage. Multiple users on each hotspot. Call the library at (406) 646-9017 to inquire about availability, reserve one, or any other questions.
We offer ebooks and audiobooks through OverDrive, free with your library card. Read on phones, tablets, computers and eReaders including Kindle from our OverDrive website or on mobile devices using the Libby App.
Beloved by all the kids and adults; artist Mimi Matsuda’s beautiful and whimsical art canvas prints are on permitted display in the children’s area. Thanks to the kind generosity of Mimi and the Heames Family. mimimatsudaart.com
A Study of Winter
Local fisherman and photographer John Juracek’s beautiful take on winter is currently on display on our north wall. For more information visit his website johnjuracek.com
“59758” Portrait Exhibit
We currently have over 40 portraits of longtime West Yellowstone residents hung above the tables in the Library. This will be a permanent exhibit showcasing the folks that know what it’s like to live here year round and contribute to this community.