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Lacey Timberland Library

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500 College Street SE
Lacey, WA  98503-1240

Library Manager: Holly Paxson
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Monday 10 am - 6 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 7 pm
Thursday 10 am - 7 pm
Friday 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday Closed

See an interview with Holly Paxson, the new Library Manager of the Lacey Timberland Library.

Lacey Loves to Read

Winners of the Teen Short Story Contest - part of 2015 Lacey Loves to Read

Winners of the Teen Teen Short Story Contest and the Book Trailer Contest - part of 2014 Lacey Loves to Read

Winners of the Teen Create-Your-Own Graphic Novel Contest - part of 2013 Lacey Loves to Read

Lacey Library services:

About the Library

The Lacey Library began in a bookmobile in 1966, moved into rented space in Market Square in December 1966, and expanded to 4,800 square feet in the Lacey Village Shopping Center in 1976.

A new 20,000 square foot library adjacent to Lacey City Hall opened in March 1991. Lacey has annexed to Timberland for its library services.

Statistics 2014 / Population Estim. 2015:

  • Circulation: 817,586
  • Visits to Library: 364,989
  • Population: 46,020


  • Status: Annexed city, city-owned building
  • Square Footage: 20,000
Toddler Story Time
Lacey Timberland LibraryTue., Oct. 0610:30 AM
Programs include simple stories, rhymes, songs and movement games that children and adults can enjoy together.
Pageturners Book Discussion- Timberland Writes Together
Lacey Timberland LibraryTue., Oct. 061:30 PM
Everyone is invited to participate in a Timberland Reads Together (TRT) book discussion focusing on the new anthology, “Timberland Writes Together.” This new book is comprised of original works by local writers. This event is part of Timberland Reads Together - a one book, one community reading program.
Book Babies
Lacey Timberland LibraryWed., Oct. 0710:30 AM
Short stories, songs, rhymes and knee bounces! Discover the joy of early language. Afterwards, adults can visit while babies play with toys & sturdy books. No Book Babies on Veteran's Day, November 11.
Preschool Story Time
Lacey Timberland LibraryThu., Oct. 0810:30 AM
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs & movement games. Parents or caregivers are welcome to attend with their children. No Preschool Story Time on Thanksgiving Day, November 26.
Hands-on Technology Help Sessions
Lacey Timberland LibraryThu., Oct. 084:30 PM
Library staff will present a short introduction to a technology related topic, followed by hands-on help from library staff and volunteers. Bring your own device and your questions or just bring yourself to these casual sessions. Talk to the info desk for more information, including what topics we'll be talking about in upcoming sessions.
Steps for Small Business Start-Up
Lacey Timberland LibraryFri., Oct. 092:30 PM
Trainers from the Thurston Economic Development Council's Business Resource Center will teach the steps it takes to start a new business, including: setting up operations and meeting legal requirements, assessing market demand, accurately pricing your product or service, creating a marketing strategy, and community resources available.
Animal Video Festival
Lacey Timberland LibrarySat., Oct. 107:00 PM
Come enjoy a handpicked assortment of the best animal videos on the internet! This year's guests of honor include: Amy Trotter, a fantastic pet pig who excels in dog training and agility classes with her mom Lori; and Tom Otto and Shaun Sears of Canopy Cat Rescue, as featured on the Animal Planet show Treetop Cat Rescue. We will hold an awards ceremony for our Animal Photo Contest (deadline is September 30; visit the Lacey Info Desk for details). Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Lacey Timberland Library.
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