News Flash

Posted on: August 25, 2020

Wildwood Library celebration postponed to summer 2021

Wildwood Library

A grand opening celebration for the new Wildwood Library has been postponed until 2021.

Although Washington County Library staff and partners would like to celebrate the new library with an official grand opening ceremony, current COVID-19 restrictions rel...

Read on...

Building for the Future: Wildwood Library
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Wildwood Library to reopen July 20

Photo of shelves full of books inside Wildwood Library.

Wildwood Library will officially reopen to the public with limited capacity on Monday, July 20.

As with all Washington County branches, the new library will reopen with limited capacity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. At that time, visitors can enjoy picking...

Read on...

Building for the Future: Wildwood Library
Posted on: May 19, 2020

VIDEO: May 2020 construction tour at Wildwood Library

wildwood library from street

Now that construction at Wildwood Library has mostly moved inside, it can be harder to see the amazing progress being made at this new building. 

This video tour showcases the spaces inside Wildwood Library before we start bringing in furniture, a...

Read on...

Building for the Future: Wildwood Library
Posted on: July 2, 2019

County Board approves contracts for new Wildwood Library

Wildwood Flyover Video

The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved contracts July 2 for building a new Wildwood Library in Mahtomedi.

The new library will be built on the current library site; the library will close July 20, and be closed for about a year for construct...

Read on...

Building for the Future: Wildwood Library
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Target Completion Date: Fall 2020

valley library community engagement meeting

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, not including updates to t...

Read on...

Building for the Future: Wildwood Library