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Tumwater Timberland Library

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7023 New Market Street
Tumwater, WA  98501-6563
360-943-7790

Library Manager: Gail Park
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Hours:

Monday 10 am - 7 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 7 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 6 pm
Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
Friday 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday Closed

Tumwater Library services:

About the Library:

The Tumwater Library began in 1965 in a storefront library in the Southgate Shopping Center.  A new library, constructed adjacent to Tumwater City Hall, opened in March 1995.

Statistics 2013:

  • Circulation: 519,149
  • Visits to Library: 340,051
  • Population: 17,900

Building:

  • Status: Annexed city, city-owned building
  • Square Footage: 17,377
UPCOMING LIBRARY EVENTS
BYOD: Bring Your Own Device - iPad/iPhone edition
Tumwater Timberland LibraryTue., Sep. 305:30 PM
Want to unlock the power of your iPad or iPhone? Is the new operating system update, iOS 8, giving you trouble? Bring your iPhone and/or iPad for a class on how to get the most out of your iOS-based devices.
Infant Lapsit
Tumwater Timberland LibraryWed., Oct. 0110:30 AM
Join in a program of short stories, songs, rhymes and knee bounces. Discover the joy of early language with your baby. Each baby must be accompanied by an adult lap. After the program, adults can visit while babies play with toys and sturdy books.
Author Visit: Dylan Tomine, "Closer to the Ground"
Tumwater Timberland LibraryWed., Oct. 016:00 PM
Dylan Tomine of Bainbridge Island discusses his book, “Closer to the Ground,” a memoir that follows Dylan and his family through four seasons as they hunt chanterelles, fish for salmon, dig clams and gather at the kitchen table to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Dylan’s visit will be followed by a musical performance by the Bushwick Book Club. This program is part of Timberland Reads Together, Timberland Regional Library's one book-one community reading initiative for 2014.
The Bushwick Book Club Sings: “Closer to the Ground”
Tumwater Timberland LibraryWed., Oct. 017:00 PM
Musical artists of the Bushwick Book Club Seattle will sing their original songs inspired by the book, “Closer to the Ground: An Outdoor Family’s Year on the Water, in the Woods, and at the Table," by Dylan Tomine. Bushwick is a group of musicians dedicated to sharing their passion for both music and reading. Before the performance, the author will discuss his book. This program is part of Timberland Reads Together, Timberland Regional Library's one book-one community reading initiative for 2014.
Toddler Story Time
Tumwater Timberland LibraryThu., Oct. 0210:30 AM
Join in a program of simple stories, rhymes, songs and movement games that children and adults can enjoy together. Adults must accompany toddlers.
Book Babies
Tumwater Timberland LibraryFri., Oct. 0310:30 AM
Join in a program of short stories, songs, rhymes and knee bounces. Discover the joy of early language with your baby. Each baby must be accompanied by an adult lap. After the program, adults can visit while babies play with toys and sturdy books.
Movie Madness
Tumwater Timberland LibraryFri., Oct. 032:00 PM
Love movies? Come watch a free movie at the library, popcorn included, and vote for next month's movie. Sponsored by the Friends of the Tumwater Timberland Library.
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