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Montesano Timberland Library - W. H. Abel Memorial Library

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125 Main St. S
Montesano, WA  98563-3794

Library Manager: Valerie Jester
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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 2014 / Population Estim. 2015:

  • Circulation: 62,218
  • Visits to Library: 48,798
  • Population: 4,095


  • Status: Annexed city, TRL-owned building
  • Square Footage: 7,486
Play Group
Montesano Timberland LibraryFri., Dec. 0910:30 AM
Songs, stories, and play for children birth to 6 years with a participating adult. Arrival and departure times are flexible.
The Shoemaker & The Elf by Shaver Marionettes
Montesano Timberland LibrarySat., Dec. 102:00 PM
Shaver Marionettes will present a winter puppet play. Who could possibly be making shoes for the elderly shoemaker? Watch the shoemaker puzzle his way through the mystery of beautifully finished shoes. This fairy tale delights with its impishly magical elf, a devoted daughter with baking issues, and a Queen who collects shoes! Sponsored by the Friends of the Montesano Timberland Library(W.H. Abel Memorial Library).
Library Open House
Montesano Timberland LibrarySat., Dec. 105:00 PM
Stop by before the Festival of Lights parade for a hot drink and cookies. Music will be provided by the Grays Harbor Banjo Band.
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