Matheson Memorial Library (MML) is located in downtown Elkhorn, at the intersection of Wisconsin Street & Court Street. MML has 5,500 resident borrowers and 5,589 non-resident borrowers for a total of 11,089 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?

2022 revenues were as follows:
$443,872 from City of Elkhorn
$419,685 from Walworth & other County taxes
$66,117 other revenue (fines, donations, interest, etc.)

2022 Report

188,022 Total circulation

32,440 SHARE items loaned out

27,145 SHARE items borrowed

21,104 eBook, eAudio, & eVideo checkouts

100,811 In-Person visits

5,041  Uses of library computers

10,778 Children & Teens attended 575 Programs

2,287 Adults attended 416 Programs

6,250 new items added to the collection

Accomplishments in 2022

  • Replacement of library and community center lighting
  • Upper landing stairs recarpeting
  • Return of full library adult, teen, and children’s summer programs

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