810 Front Street
Yoakum, TX 77995
Phone #:  (361) 293-5001
Fax #:  (361) 293-7091
Email:  
librarian@cityofyoakum.org
With eleven (11) internet-ready computers
for public use, there is virtually nowhere in
the world that you cannot visit from the
comfortable seat at our library.  Finding
books and videos within the library is made
simple with these computers; just click on
the cataloging icon and search by author,
title or subject.
CAN’T FIND A BOOK THAT YOU ARE
LOOKING FOR?
 Take advantage of our
interlibrary loans.  The program is designed
to provide materials to our library patrons
that are not found in our collection.  To
request an interlibrary loan, the patron must
complete a request form, which may be
obtained through our library.  
Public Access Computers
Interlibrary Loans
WE HAVE
WIRELESS
CAPABILITIES!!
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Mezzanine
Carl & Mary Welhausen
Public Library
Children's Section
Genealogy
Access your library
account and view
our card catalog
online
HERE.
In order to access your
account online, you must
contact our Library to
have an account set up
TexShare DataBase (It's Amazing!!!)
So much to choose from for ALL AGES!!!
Summer Reading Program
History of the Library
Book Donations
The Carl and Mary Welhausen Library is now
accepting gently used materials for a book
sale to be held in the spring. This book sale
will help raise money for the purchase of new
materials.  Items may be dropped off at the
library during normal business hours:
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00
p.m. The Library is located at 810 Front
Street. Donations are tax deductible.
Receipts may be issued; however, a value
cannot be placed on the material donated. If
you have any questions, please contact the
Library at (361) 293-5001.
Painting With A Twist! Reserve Your Spot Today

Register now for the Carl and Mary Welhausen Library’s first ever “JUNIOR/TEEN CRAFT DAY” to
be held on June 16th at 10:00 a.m.  This program will consist of canvass painting, games & snacks,
is open to kids ages 10-17, and will last approximately 2-3 hours.   Please call (361) 293-5001 or
come by the library no later than May 29th to reserve your spot, as there will be a limited number of
supplies. Participants do not have to be a patron of our library. It is sure to be a fun experience for
all attending.  The library is located at 810 Front St. in Yoakum.  All programs offered by the library
are FREE to all participants.
Story Time Schedule
Essay Contest Entry Form
Essay Contest Rules
Parental Consent Form
Reading Activity Log
Ages 0-5
Reading Activity Log
Ages 6-17
Book Fair 2015