Building for the Future

With an eye to the future, staff at Washington County Library are continually assessing and re-imagining the building facilities across our seven branches. In 2020, the county completed major projects at Wildwood Library in Mahtomedi and Valley Library in Lakeland.

Residents can get building project updates on this page, or by following the library on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram at @WashCoLib.

  1. Wildwood Library
  2. Valley Library
  3. Park Grove Library
  1. Photo of the exterior of Wildwood Library lit up at dusk.

    County to Celebrate First Birthday of Wildwood Library

    A year after reopening, Washington County Library will be hosting a first birthday celebration for Wildwood Library on July 20, 2021 from 4-7 p.m. Read on...
  2. Wildwood Library

    Wildwood Library celebration postponed to summer 2021

    Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a celebration for the new Wildwood Library has been postponed until 2021. Read on...
  3. Wildwood Flyover Video

    County Board approves contracts for new Wildwood Library

    The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved contracts July 2 for building a new Wildwood Library in Mahtomedi. Read on...
  4. valley library community engagement meeting

    Target Completion Date: Fall 2020

    The Wildwood Library was built at its current location on Stillwater Avenue in Mahtomedi in 1990. When the building was evaluated by Washington County Public Works, it was estimated to need millions of dollars in future repairs Read on...
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