404 Main Street
Balsam Lake, WI 54810
(715) 485-3215

Monday10 am - 6 pm
Tuesday10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday10 am - 6 pm
Thursday10 am - 6 pm
Friday 10 am - 4 pm
Saturday10 am - 1 pm
Sunday closed


Mission Statement:  

 The Balsam Lake Public Library provides materials, resources and services that enhance and contribute to individual knowledge, enlightenment, and enjoyment creating a vibrant center of our community.

Our mission statement is anchored by the following assumptions:

    - A responsibility to offer free library service 
    - The Village's commitment to a municipal library  
    - Cooperative efforts with other Village departments, other libraries, and other community organizations.  
    - Community needs drive our services  
    - Emphasizing and encouraging children to read.   
    - We take a personal interest in ensuring that our services are delivered in a welcoming, convenient and responsive manner

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Long Range Plan (2017-2020)

Balsam Lake Library staff:

Linda Heimstead - Library Director - library@balsamlakepl.org

Jeanne Johnson - Assistant Librarian - jmk@balsamlakepl.org

Rebekah Smith - Marketing/Technology - rsmith@balsamlakepl.org  

Michelle Beauvais-Hopkins - Youthservices - youthservices@balsamlakepl.org


Balsam Lake Library Board Members:

Linda Heimstead,  Library Director 

Laura Williams, President

Heather Stark, Vice President

Jeanne Wallis, Treasurer

Veronica Blackburn, Secretary

Kathryn Dikkers, Unity School representative  

Britt Brua

Faye Britton, Village representative


 404 Main Street  Balsam Lake WI, 54810

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Sunday Closed
Monday 10 am - 6 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 6 pm
Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
Friday 10 am -  4 pm
Saturday 10 am - 1 pm








We are closed for the following holidays:

New Years Day Good Friday
Memorial Day July 4th
Labor Day Thanksgiving & the following day
Christmas Eve Christmas Day