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McMillan Memorial Library in Rapids Moves to Curbside Service Until Further Notice

Wisconsin Rapids (OnFocus) – McMillan Memorial Library in Wisconsin Rapids has announced they have gone back to Curbside Service until further notice. The library currently has a staffing shortage due to the pandemic and curbside service information is provided below.

Curbside Service (in our entryway for the winter)

McMillan Memorial Library

Order books and pick them up just inside our front door. Quick, easy, safe.  Weekdays 9 am – 6 pm.

Ordering items – Patrons can order items

  • using the catalog. For best results, refine your search by choosing “Available on Shelf” and “Wis.Rapids – McMillan Library” (see video below). Delivery of items on the shelf at other libraries will take a few days to arrive at McMillan.
  • by calling us at 715-422-5136. If we are busy, leave a message with your request and card #.
  • fill out a form and let us select books for you.  We have a Grab Bag form for adults, a form for teens and another for children.
  • emailing us at [email protected]. Be sure to include your card number.

Notification – You will be notified by either email or phone call, whichever is used normally with your account.

Picking up items – Pick up items in McMillan’s vestibule (between the entry doors) between 9:00am – 6:00pm Monday – Friday. See the second video below.

  • Drive into the parking lot and call us at 715-422-5133. You can also schedule a pickup in advance.
    • Give us your name and the digits of your library card number after the zeros in the middle.
  • Drive to the Library entrance. McMillan staff will place your checked out items on the table in the vestibule.
  • Take your items and exit the parking lot.

All items are clear of infection via being quarantined. They were packaged in sanitized conditions.

The book drop is open, so materials can be returned there. The building is open, but for your safety, staff will maintain physical distance. Face coverings are required for admittance.

Ordering using the catalog

Picking up using curbside service

Contact Us

Curbside pickup: 715-422-5133
Order materials: 715-422-5136
Grab Bag
Ask a Librarian

Visit the Library

490 East Grand Avenue
Wisconsin Rapids WI 54494
Location and Map


Library Hours & Curbside Pickup
Mon – Fri: 9:00 – 6:00

We welcome your stories! Contact us at [email protected]!

David Keech
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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]