Hours: Monday - Friday: 10am - 6pm, Saturday: 10am - 1pm • Address: 127 Oak Street West, Frederic, WI 54837

About Us

Mission 

The Frederic Public Library provides quality materials and services in a proficient manner for information, entertainment, intellectual development, and enrichment of the people of the community in a welcoming and courteous environment.

Kris Surbaugh, Director: surbaugh@fredericlibrary.org
Marlene Nelson, Assistant Director and Teen Services: nelson@fredericlibrary.org
Maria Potvin, Children’s Librarian: potvin@fredericlibrary.org
Steven Briggs, Library Assistant III   briggs@fredericlibrary.org

 

Jillian Chell

Lory Gustafson, Secretary

David Ammend, Treasurer

Brad Harlander

Marlys Spencer

Alissa Route

 

Meetings are typically the first Monday of the month and are open to the public.

There are no openings at this time. Thank you.

 

Mission Statement and Goals of the Library

The Frederic Public Library provides quality materials and services in a proficient manner for information, entertainment, intellectual development, and enrichment of the people of the community in a welcoming and courteous environment.

The general library goals of the Frederic Public Library shall be:

  1. To serve all residents of Frederic and the surrounding community.
  1. To acquire and make available to all residents books, periodicals, audiovisual materials, and other services to
    1. Become well informed;
    2. Locate answers to questions;
    3. Cultivate the imagination and creative expression;
    4. Develop skills for career and vocational advancement; and
    5. Enjoy leisure by means of reading and other media services.
  1. To acquire the means to provide the most frequently requested materials locally and upon demand.
  1. To make these materials as conveniently available to the people of the community as the library budget will permit. The most current Wisconsin Public Library Standards, as adopted by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction’s Division for Libraries and Technology, shall be the goal toward which the library will strive.
  1. To maintain a program of service which locates information, guides reading, organizes and interprets material for people of various backgrounds, and stimulates thinking and intellectual development in individuals of any age.
  1. To seek to identify community needs, provide programs and services to meet such needs, and to collaborate with other organizations, agencies, and institutions to provide programs of service to meet community needs.
  1. To regularly review the goals of the Frederic Public Library and revise them as necessary.
  1. To maintain an annual budget and continually seek to secure new and additional funding opportunities.

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127 Oak Street West
Frederic, WI 54837
715-327-4979
library@fredericlibrary.org

Mon: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

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