Omaha Gives! Event

May 23, 2018

The Friends of the Agnes Robinson Waterloo Public Library are signed up with Omaha Gives! This one-day online fundraising event is organized by the Omaha Community Foundation and held on May 23 to raise support for nonprofits, like the Friends group. The minimum donation is only $10. Donations can be scheduled starting May 1st or can be made during the event on May 23th.

For more information, visit

Or donate to the Friends group by clicking the button below

Congratulations to Mike (left) and Ada (above) for winning the "Guess How Many Books" contest. There were 68 books in the box. Mike guess 67 and Ada guess 60. Ada was very sweet and decided to share her prize with her sister, Ema.


Congratulations to Simon and Charlie for completing the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge!!! Way to go, boys!

To register your child for this wonderful program, stop by the library today!


Scarlet has read 800 books in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge! Good work, Scarlet!


Congrats to Ema and Ada Pleas on finishing 1000 books in the program 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.  Good Job Girls!!!!


Interested in your genealogy? Our Library now offers free access to the My Heritage Website. Contact us today to find out how you can use this program to find your ancestors.



Our vision... to provide, for the community, a window to the world and an open door, on which immagination, knowledge and opportunity knocks.



Monday         9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday        9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday   CLOSED
Thursday       9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday           CLOSED
Saturday       9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Sunday         CLOSED


Our Mission... to strengthen and support the education, enjoyment and lifelong learning skills of our community by providing equal access to modern library resources and programs that enrich, enlighten and entertain in a friendly and welcoming environment that serving as a common thread creating connections among people.



Our library serves the citizens of the Village of Waterloo and surrounding areas within a friendly atmosphere and always with a smile!



      QUALITY OF SERVICE:  Respectful, polite, professional, effective and

      consistently relevant.

       WELCOMING ENVIRONMENT:  A comfortable place for relaxation and              

       entertainment that is welcoming to all.

       TRUST:  Reliable, dependable and always there to help.

       ADAPTABILITY:  Mindful of needs, knowledgeable of evolving technology, and 

       responsive in making resources and services available to all.


On September 17, 2006, the Agnes Robinson Waterloo Public Library was donated to the Village of Waterloo by Donna and Edward T. Robinson, Jr., longtime business owners and residents of Waterloo.  They also established the Robinson Waterloo Public Library Foundation to assist with the operation of the library.  The library is a source of knowledge, culture, and inspiration for excellence - characteristics of the family whose name it bears.  The library is not only home to a wealth of information, providing educational and recreation reading for, but a gathering place for the citizens of Waterloo and surrounding areas.  To all who enter these doors, today and for generations to come, the Agnes Robinson Waterloo Public Library will forever be committed to providing a “Window to the World” for inquiring minds.     


Interested in donating to the Agnes Robinson Waterloo Public Library or the Robinson Waterloo Public Library Foundation?  Ask the library staff how you can donate.  Consider giving your time and talent, too.  Ask the library staff how you can become a volunteer. 

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