Matheson Memorial Library (MML) is located in downtown Elkhorn, at the intersection of Wisconsin Street & Court Street. MML has 5,647 resident borrowers and 5,561 non-resident borrowers for a total of 11,208 card holders. The library serves residents in the following areas: City of Elkhorn, La Grange, Geneva, Sugar Creek, Lafayette, Delavan Township.

How is the library funded?

2021 revenues were as follows:
$427,480 from City of Elkhorn
$433,314 from Walworth & other County taxes
$69,686 other revenue (fines, donations, interest, etc.)

2021 Report

176,068 Total circulation

34,804 SHARE items loaned out

26,581 SHARE items borrowed

18,159 eBook & audio book checkouts

78,281 In-Person visits

5,078  Uses of library computers

4,783 Children & Teens attended 237 Programs

1,469 Adults attended 123 Programs

5,540 new items added to the collection

Accomplishments in 2021

  • The return of in-person programs for children, teens, and adults
  • The return of volunteering opportunities at the library
  • Complete reorganization of our youth services area

Online Services from your Library

  • eBooks, audiobooks, video and music via Libby at dbooks.wplc.info
  • eBooks, audiobooks, vide and music via Hoopla
  • Reference Solutions, source of business and residential information for reference and research
  • Access to HeritageQuest genealogy database
  • LinkedIn Learning free continuing education classes
  • Kanopy video streaming service
  • Brainfuse homework and educational database
  • Creativebug crafting and artistic projects database