210 Prairie Park Street
Yelm, WA 98597-7699
Library Manager: Nicole Thode
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Yelm Library services:
- Books, DVDs, CDs, newspapers and magazines for all ages and interests.
- Downloadable audiobooks, ebooks, videos and music.
- Public computers with Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.
- Online Reference Databases, including: online magazines and newspapers, encyclopedias, auto manuals, standardized tests.
- Free wireless Internet access
- Programs and events for children and adults.
- A public meeting room can be used for community meetings and programs, but cannot be reserved.
- Local Library Board and Friends group - Call the Library for more information.
About the Library:
On July 17, 2002, the Yelm Library opened in a new, much larger library in the Fay Fuller Building in the Prairie Park development. The library was located in the Yelm City Hall from May 1975 until 1992. On August 18, 1992, the library moved to new expanded quarters in City Hall.
Statistics 2015 / Population Estim. 2015:
- Circulation: 199,409
- Visits to Library: 111,424
- Population: 8,165
- Status: Annexed city, city-owned building
- Square Footage: 8,962
|Teen Library Council|
|Yelm Timberland Library||Wed., Jan. 18||4:30 PM|
|Join the Teen Library Council and help shape your local library. We meet Wednesday in the middle of the month to plan programs and brainstorm ideas for teens who use the library. Drop by the Information Desk and pick up an application. Open to ages 13 to 19. |
|Yelm Timberland Library||Wed., Jan. 18||5:30 PM|
|Join us every Wednesday in January for movies at the library! This month we feature films that embody the feeling of winter!|
|Yelm Timberland Library||Thu., Jan. 19||2:00 PM|
|Holistic health care practitioner Beverly Dunford will talk about the experience of healing with Laughter Yoga. Learn and cultivate skills for battling anxiety, depression or other negative feelings. Feel free to wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or towel. A limited number will be available for use. This program is brought to you in part by the Friends of the Yelm Timberland Library.|
|Life Hacks: Stress Management and Coloring Therapy|
|Yelm Timberland Library||Thu., Jan. 19||5:30 PM|
|Take time to unwind. This coloring program for adults is a perfect way to de-stress and get creative. All supplies provided. Program and refreshments provided in part by the Friends of the Yelm Timberland Library.|
|Friday Morning Computer Classes by Appointment|
|Yelm Timberland Library||Fri., Jan. 20||10:00 AM|
|Library staff provides basic one-on-one instruction in using computers, the Internet, and finding information online. Call (360) 458-3374 or stop by the Information Desk to make an appointment.|
|Teen Anime/Manga Club|
|Yelm Timberland Library||Fri., Jan. 20||4:00 PM|
|Anime/Manga fans join us for discussions of anime and manga as well as some screenings of anime shows. Open to teens ages 13 to 19. Meets every 3rd Friday of the month.|
|The Art of Japanese Calligraphy|
|Yelm Timberland Library||Sat., Jan. 21||2:00 PM|
|Join artist and calligrapher Chiyo Sanada for a class in the fine art of Japanese Calligraphy. Space is limited, so registration is required and opens 14 days prior to each class. This program is brought to you in part by the Friends of the Yelm Timberland Library.|