Matheson Memorial Library (MML) is located in downtown Elkhorn, at the intersection of Wisconsin Street & Court Street. MML has 5,081 resident borrowers and 5,188 non-resident borrowers for a total of 10,269 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?

2023 revenues were as follows:
$507,152 from City of Elkhorn
$432,095 from Walworth & other County taxes
$45,887 other revenue (fines, donations, interest, etc.)

2023 Report

198,662 Total circulation

33,627 SHARE items loaned out

27,857 SHARE items borrowed

76,858 eBook, eAudio, & eVideo checkouts

106,228 In-Person visits

5,263  Uses of library computers

12,437 Children & Teens attended 597 Programs

2,757 Adults attended 151 Programs

5,354 new items added to the collection

Accomplishments in 2023

  • Update of Security Camera system
  • Recipient of the Gage Marine Grant, used for our new Youth Services Desk
  • New online calendar
  • Record number of Library visits and material checkouts

Online Services from your Library

  • eBooks, audiobooks, video and music via Libby
  • 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
  • Access to Masterclass continuing education