Author: Library Outreach

Voting Resources

The library’s Voting Resources web page is one of the best around, with links to local resources (like where to vote and how to register), sample ballots, candidate’s platforms, unbiased organizations and much more.

Genealogy Workshops

Murphy Library and the La Crosse Public Library are offering free genealogy sessions as a part of Archives and Family History Month in October. Three lectures will take place on Saturday, October 4 from 9:00 a.m. to noon in the…

Murphy’s Mug Cafe

Murphy’s Mug will be open the following hours, serving Caribou Coffee, snacks, soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps, and more: **These hours begin Sunday, September 14th Sun:7:00-10:00 p.m. Mon – Wed: 7:45 am – 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm…

Upcoming Events

Keep your eyes open for announcements regarding a variety of events at the library during the next few weeks. STEM Teacher Resource Day, Hmong Resources for Teaching workshop, Book Sale (April 30 – May 1), Murphy Recognition Award Program (May…


Did you know that library staff are digitizing our world renowned steamboat photographs?  This multi-year project will enable researchers and steamboat enthusiasts alike the opportunity to view our collection from anywhere in the world.