Barrett Memorial Library

65 W. Geneva St., Williams Bay, WI
Mon. & Wed. 9-7 | Tues., Thurs. & Fri. 9-6 | Sat. 9-4

Library Hours



65 W. Geneva St.
Williams Bay, WI 53191



Events and Programs

Programs for Children and Teens

Every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.

and Thursday at 1:30 p.m.!


Story Time is on break as of Monday, November 4th but will resume Tuesday, November 12th!

Friday, November 15th

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

for grades K - 5

You are your child’s first and most important teacher. Regularly reading aloud to your child beginning at infancy establishes an intimate relationship with you and their developing a love for reading.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a self-directed national program that promotes reading to your newborn, toddler and pre-school child. Register for this free, on-going program at the circulation desk.

4:00 - 4:30 p.m.

For teens, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Just Dance for teens, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Programs for Adults

Land Grabs and frontier justice,

walworth county style

Presented by Michael Rehberg of Black Point Estate and Gardens

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

5:30 p.m.

at Barrett Memorial Library


A deep look at the second biggest and bruising land grab in our area, before anyone could buy property at the land office in Milwaukee... with the first surveys, cabins, dams, and mills. Includes a look at the threat of being pushed through a hole in the 18 inches of ice on Lake Como and a Sheriff's arrest!

An introduction to the Daniel Boone of Walworth County!


Tuesday, November 12th

Christmas Craft Night

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Sign up required.


Saturday, November 16th

Acrylic Pour Class

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

for Teens and Adults

Sign up required.

Read between the Wines is a rogue book club

- just bring yourself and join the conversation!
Read a good book lately?
Share that book title with the group!
Any authors who intrigue you?
Let's chat about them over drinks in a cozy Williams Bay establishment!

Join us!


Wednesday, November 13

at Lucke's Cantina

(220 Elkhorn Rd, Williams Bay, WI 53191)

4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 14th, at 10:00 a.m.

Read and discuss a new book each month.


This month's pick is Ken Liu's "The Paper Menagerie"!

Click here to read more about "The Paper Menagerie" on Goodreads.


Next date to be decided!

7:00 p.m.

@Barrett Memorial Library
(65 W. Geneva Street, Williams Bay, WI 53191)

This group is for parents to read and review young adult books.

Free and open to all.


Wednesdays | 1-3 p.m.