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¡Bienvenido a la biblioteca!

What's new at the library:

Maker Day

Wednesday, January 23 at 3:30 p.m.  Dip your toes into the worlds of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (aka STEAM)! This month we are exploring ice and water.

Library Uncorked Tickets on Sale Now!

Join us on Saturday, March 2, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. for an evening supporting Children’s Literacy.  Library Uncorked is a wine & beer tasting, with food by Valley Catering, music by the Bush Pilots, Silent Auction and lots of other fun!  Tickets are $25 each, must be 21 or older. Tickets available at both Libraries, and the Friends Bookstore.

Ticket holders receive: Event wine glass, 5 tasting tickets, and a chance to win the Grand Prize Drawing!


Social Security Explained

Tuesday, January 29 at 11 a.m.

“Social Security Explained” will cover the following topics:

  • The type of benefits you are eligible to receive
  • The difference between full retirement age and delayed retirement
  • How to file for benefits
  • Retirement planning strategies
  • Annuity type distinction

The workshop is presented by the Society for Financial Awareness, a non-profit public benefit corporation that provides financial education across America, one community at a time. More information may be found here:

Both Libraries Closed Monday, January 21

Both Libraries will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Both Libraries will reopen on Tuesday, January 22 at 10:00 a.m.


2450 14th Avenue SE
Staff Directory

Monday — Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday — Friday
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday — Sunday
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


302 Ferry Street SW
Staff Directory

Monday — Friday
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Saturday Summer Hours (June-August)

10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.