166 Second Avenue
(Lower Level of Village Hall)
PO Box 437
Fontana, WI 53125

Phone: (262) 275-5107
FAX: (262) 275-2179

Website: www.fontana.lib.wi.us
Email: fontana@fontana.lib.wi.us

Hours of Operation

(Commencing February 1, 2016)

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Monday to Friday)
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (Saturday)
Closed Sundays

Library Information


The Fontana Public Library, a member of the Lakeshores Library System, has an extensive collection of fiction, non-fiction and children's books. In addition the library also features:

Art Exhibits Audio Books
Compact Discs Copier
DVDs Large Print Books
Local History Achives T-1 Internet Access
Videos Wireless Internet Access
Share On-Line Services

The Lakeshores Library System’s Shared Holding and Resource Exchange (SHARE) program offers more than 850,000 title to choose from through the 43 participating libraries. SHARE services also are available online at: https://ent.sharelibraries.info/client/fontana



Name and Title Email Address
Walter Burkhalter, Director wburkhalter@fontana.lib.wi.us
Jodie Porep kidtime@fontana.lib.wi.us
Sally Lee  
Norma Gowlett

Kathy Bikowski

Susan Gilkes  
Jenny Breneisen

Library Board

A board of residents and citizens oversees the running of the library. The board meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:00 AM at the library.

TitleNameEmail Address
Citizen ChairpersonSally Ratay
CitizenJoseph McHugh
CitizenMary Kay Frazier
CitizenAnn Catlow
Walworth Township Rep.Mary Ann Pierce
CitizenDolly Schneidwind
CitizenCindy Wilson
CitizenTom Whowell


The library board shall have the authority to make any reasonable rules and regulations governing the use of the library facilities. The library board may exclude from the use of the library all persons who willfully violate such regulations. The library board shall be composed and appointed as provided in €43.54, Wis. Stats.

Board Meetings

The Library Board meets the 3rd Thursday of every month. Please refer to the Village Meeting Calendar to determine when the next meeting will be held. Library Board - Agendas & Minutes