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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
PageTurners Book Discussion
Montesano Timberland LibraryThu., Mar. 226:30 PM
Join others for a discussion of "Bossypants" by Tina Fey. New participants are always welcome. The library will be closed at this time and no other library services will be available. Please enter the meeting room through the back of the building.
Play Group
Montesano Timberland LibraryFri., Mar. 2310:30 AM
Songs, stories, and play for children birth to 6 years with a participating adult. Arrival and departure times are flexible. This is an early learning program.
Hawaii's Tropical Gardens
Montesano Timberland LibraryTue., Mar. 2712:00 PM
Katie Lutz, a Master Gardener from Hoquiam, toured Hawaii's National Tropical Botanical Gardens. The NTBG is a nonprofit organization helping to preserve Hawaiian species that exist nowhere else on earth. A slide show will accompany her talk. Sponsored by the Friends of the Montesano Timberland Library.
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