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Shelton Timberland Library (William G. Reed Public Library)

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710 W. Alder Street
Shelton, WA  98584-2571

Library Manager: Patty Ayala Ross
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Monday 10 am - 7 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 7 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 7 pm
Thursday 10 am - 7 pm
Friday 11 am - 5 pm
Saturday 11 am - 5 pm
Sunday Closed

Shelton Library services:

About the Library:

The Timberland South Mason Library opened near Shelton in 1974 in leased quarters.  In May 1989, the City of Shelton joined Timberland and the two libraries (South Mason and Shelton) were combined. The residents of Shelton voted to annex to Timberland for library services in 2009.

An Education Job Information Center is located at the Shelton library.

Statistics 2013:

  • Circulation: 301,009
  • Visits to Library: 243,725
  • Population: 9,870


  • Status: Annexed city, city-owned building
  • Square Footage: 16,000
Manga Support Group
Shelton Timberland LibraryFri., Apr. 253:00 PM
Share your love of all things anime & manga. Also: practice your kanji painting or origami. Please note that the library closes at 5 p.m. on Fridays. Sponsored by the Friends of the Shelton Timberland Library.
Friends of the Library Meeting
Shelton Timberland LibraryMon., Apr. 281:00 PM
The Friends of the Shelton Timberland Library meet every fourth Monday of the month at 1 p.m. If the fourth Monday falls on a holiday, the meeting is moved to the third Monday of the month. This is an active group of community volunteers who care deeply about their library. They have many volunteer opportunities for community members. If you are interested in being a "friend," come and join us!
Money Matters: Insurance: Know You're Covered
Shelton Timberland LibraryTue., Apr. 292:00 PM
This workshop will take participants on an interactive journey, learning how various types of insurance work and how to make sure an unexpected event doesn't financially devastate you and your family.
Family Story Time
Shelton Timberland LibraryWed., Apr. 3010:30 AM
Join in a program of stories, rhymes, songs and movement games that focus mainly on children age 6 and younger. All family members are welcome.
Teen Game Lounge
Shelton Timberland LibraryWed., Apr. 303:00 PM
Play Xbox, Wii and other games, or bring your own laptop and connect to the library's Wi-Fi. Don't miss the fun on the last Wednesday of the month. Snacks and supplies generously provided by the Friends of the Shelton Timberland Library.
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