Programs & Events for Kids & Families

Create & Connect

Find all of our events on our calendar


Stories, art, and playtime.
For families with children of all ages.

Tuesdays at 10:30 am & 11:30 am

Create & Connect

1st Thursday of the month
at 4 pm

After-school fun to build science, technology, engineering, art & math skills.

Check our calendar for specific dates and activities.

Weather Reminder:
If schools are CLOSED due to inclement weather, ALL library youth programs will be canceled for that day.

Discovery Club

The 3rd Thursday of every month

Check our calendar for specific dates, times & locations

For families with children of all ages.

Movie Nights

Movie Night is currently on break and will resume later this fall.

The 4th Wednesday of every month at 4pm

Monthly movie nights are held at the library, featuring popular new releases and classic favorites! Snacks provided. Check our calendar and Facebook page for dates and movie information.

1000 BBK

The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten (BBK) program is designed to help parents prepare their children for one of life’s big milestones: KINDERGARTEN.


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Beanstack Challenge

Visit the Library to register and learn more.

Beanstack logo


Beanstack allows library users to take part in reading challenges.  Some challenges are linked to library programs, some have themes of their own, and some are just for the love of reading!  Many challenges offer prizes for users that complete them but some just encourage readers try something new.

Get started at or download the app


General Programs & Events

Book Club

Our book club is currently not active.

If you would like to help lead a library book club book contact the library.

Drop-In Computer Hour

Wednesdays  & Thursdays
@ 11am

Meet with Rebekah, a library staff
member, who will assist you with your basic technology questions.

Get help with:

  • Digital Library Collections- Libby, Overdrive, Freading etc.
  • Smartphones & Tables
  • Email & Social Media
  • and more…


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

Balsam Lake Public Library

Balsam Lake Public Library

404 Main Street
PO Box 340
Balsam Lake, WI 54810

(715) 485-3215