Library Programs

Beyond books, the Medford library provides events and annual programs for the community.

  • Summer Reading Program
  • Storytime Fridays (school year)
  • Seasonal Events: Dr. Seuss Birthday Program, Harvest Pumpkin Painting, Visit with Santa
  • Group/Class Visits
  • Summer Picnic
  • National Library Week

Copier, Fax, Printer, and Scanner

    • Black and White copies $0.10 each: Color copies start at $1.50 each
    • Scanner, microfilm reader/printer at $0.10 per copy
    • Facsimile machine at $1 per page

E-mail and Text Notification

If you are interested in either of these services, log in to your account through the library catalog at Once you are logged into your account go to Modify Personal Information and add either your e-mail address or mobile phone number.

Please don’t hesitate to ask questions about these services during our regular business hours at 715-748-2505 or by e-mail at or stop in at the library circulation desk.

Computers and Internet Access

Computers are available for 1 hour time periods. Another hour may be allowed if another patron is not waiting to use one. You will need your library card to log-in.

Computers with Internet access are available for 15 minute intervals.

Order Books From Your Device

Now you can order books from home using your personal computer. The library participates in a database of more than 400,000 items which are available for check out. Patrons can browse through the database from the convenience of their home computer, place holds on titles from remote locations without staff assistance, and pick up the items at the library when they are received. Remember you need to have filled out our Patron Registration Form which can be picked up at the library at any time in order to check out an item from the library.

The web address is

Frances L. Simek Memorial Library
400 N Main Street
Medford, WI 54451

(715) 748-2505



Monday - Thursday 8:30AM - 8:00PM

Friday 8:30AM - 6:00PM

Saturday (Labor Day - Memorial Day) 8:30-2:30PM
Saturday (Memorial Day - Labor Day) Closed

Sunday Closed