500 College Street SE
Lacey, WA 98503-1240
Library Manager: Holly Paxson
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See an interview with Holly Paxson, the new Library Manager of the Lacey Timberland Library.
Lacey Loves to Read
Winners of Lacey's Teen Writers Contest Announced – part of 2018 Lacey Loves to Read. Teen Writers Collection
Lacey's Teen Writers Contest Winners Announced - part of 2017 Lacey Loves to Read
Lacey Library Honors Outstanding Teen Writers - part of 2016 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
Lacey Library services:
- Books, DVDs, CDs, newspapers and magazines for all ages and interests.
- Downloadable audiobooks, ebooks, videos and music.
- Public computers with Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.
- Online Reference Databases, including: online magazines and newspapers, encyclopedias, auto manuals, standardized tests.
- Free wireless Internet access
- Programs and events for children and adults.
- A public meeting room can be reserved for community meetings and programs by calling the Library.
- Local Library Board and Friends group - Call the Library for more information.
- Visit the Friends of the Lacey Timberland Library website.
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 2015 / Population Estim. 2015:
- Circulation: 779,638
- Visits to Library: 332,646
- Population: 46,020
- Status: Annexed city, city-owned building
- Square Footage: 20,000
|WonderWorks: 4-H Science |
|Lacey Timberland Library||Mon., Jul. 23||2:00 PM|
|Explore activities that develop science, technology, engineering, art, and math skills with a presenter from Thurston County 4-H. This event is part of the Summer Library Program, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.|
|Unicorns Believe with Jen Uwin |
|Lacey Timberland Library||Tue., Jul. 24||6:30 PM|
|LOCATION: Thomas Huntamer Park, 618 Woodland Square Loop SE, Lacey, WA 98503. |
A comedy history about the legend of the Unicorns, and a magical tale of chasing your twinkle, overcoming the cloud of gloom and using magic words to help others do the same. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lacey Timberland Library. This event is part of the Summer Library Program, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.
|Movies @ the Library: "Paddington 2"|
|Lacey Timberland Library||Wed., Jul. 25||1:00 PM|
|Bring the whole family to see this universally-beloved film adaptation of the next chapter in the Paddington series, based on the books written by Michael Bond. In this installment, Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lacey Timberland Library.|
|Lacey Timberland Library||Thu., Jul. 26||10:30 AM|
|Music, movement, and books for the whole family. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. This event is part of the Summer Library Program, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.|
|Reading Explorers: Grades 4-6|
|Lacey Timberland Library||Thu., Jul. 26||1:00 PM|
|Join a book discussion group for kids ages 9-12. The group's mission: finding and talking about books impossible to put down! Space is limited, so make sure to sign up for this program in advance. Call 360-491-3860 or stop by the Youth Services Desk for more information about registration. Refreshments and books will be provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lacey Timberland Library. This event is part of the Summer Library Program, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.|
|Great American Read Open Book Club |
|Lacey Timberland Library||Fri., Jul. 27||10:00 AM|
|LOCATION Baby-Boomer Bike/Chain and Pedal Café 3205 Willamette Dr NE, Lacey, WA 98516. Please join us for a lively discussion of the books that were selected for the PBS Great American Read series. Choose from the list of 100 beloved novels. Refreshments and free copies of select books will be available at each meeting. Programming for The Great American Read is offered as part of a grant from the American Library Association and PBS.|
|Melody Makers: Upcycled Instrument Making|
|Lacey Timberland Library||Fri., Jul. 27||2:30 PM|
|Join us for musically inspired events. Well make fun musical instruments out of recycled materials! This event is part of the Summer Library Program, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.|