Round corner Round corner
Home
Locations
Library Collection
Services
Programs
Events
Research
Birth To 8
Kids
Teens
Round corner Round corner

Montesano Timberland Library - W. H. Abel Memorial Library

Round bottom


Suggested Type Size Largest Type Size Bookmark and Share

 

125 Main St. S
Montesano, WA  98563-3794
360-249-4211

Library Manager: Valerie Jester
View Map        

Hours:

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am - 7 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 7 pm
Thursday 10 am - 5 pm
Friday 10 am - 5 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday Closed

Montesano Library services:

About the Library:

The Montesano Library was built in 1960 by the Abel family as a memorial to W. H. Abel. It served as a headquarters library for the Grays Harbor Rural Library District. With the vote to establish the Timberland Regional Library district in 1968, it became the property of TRL.

Statistics 2013:

  • Circulation: 68,323
  • Visits to Library: 34,793
  • Population: 4,050

Building:

  • Status: Annexed city, TRL-owned building
  • Square Footage: 7,486
UPCOMING LIBRARY EVENTS
Comics & Manga Upcycled: Make a Switch Plate Cover
Montesano Timberland LibraryTue., Jul. 07All Day
Drop in at the library any time during open hours and use pages from comics and manga to make a switch plate cover. All materials provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Montesano (W.H. Abel Memorial) Timberland Library. This event is part of Summer Reading, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.
Chris Fascione, Stories, Juggling
Montesano Timberland LibraryWed., Jul. 0810:30 AM
Comedy! Acting! Mime! Juggling! This is NOT old-school story time. Crank up your imagination, dial up the energy ‘cuz, if you want to, you’ll get to be part of the stories too. This event is part of Summer Reading, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.

Comics & Manga Upcycled: Make a Switch Plate Cover
Montesano Timberland LibraryThu., Jul. 09All Day
Drop in at the library any time during open hours and use pages from comics and manga to make a switch plate cover. All materials provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Montesano (W.H. Abel Memorial) Timberland Library. This event is part of Summer Reading, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.
Stuffed Animal Sleepover
Montesano Timberland LibraryFri., Jul. 10All Day
Bring a favorite stuffed animal for a sleepover at the library. Tuck your animal in and say goodnight. Come back the next day to pick up your stuffed animal friend and find out what mischief the animals got into during their night at the library! Please limit one stuffed animal per child. This event is part of Summer Reading, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.
Family Story Time
Montesano Timberland LibraryFri., Jul. 1010:30 AM
Join in a program of stories, rhymes, songs and movement games that focus on children age 6 and younger but all ages are welcome. This event is part of Summer Reading, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.
Super Art
Montesano Timberland LibrarySat., Jul. 11All Day
Creativity is messy business. Get your hands dirty and your hair messy with SuperArt activities. This event is part of Summer Reading, a Timberland Regional Library district-wide program.
More Events...

Round corner Round corner
Skip Navigation Links
704-INFO (360.704.4636) in the Olympia area or 1.800.562.6022
Timberland Regional Library serves Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, and Thurston counties in Western Washington State.