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Lacey Timberland Library

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500 College Street SE
Lacey, WA  98503-1240

Library Manager: Holly Paxson
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Monday 10 am - 6 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 7 pm
Thursday 10 am - 7 pm
Friday 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday Closed

See an interview with Holly Paxson, the new Library Manager of the Lacey Timberland Library.

Lacey Loves to Read

Lacey Library Honors Outstanding Teen Writers - part of 2016 Lacey Loves to Read

Winners of the Teen Short Story Contest - part of 2015 Lacey Loves to Read

Winners of the Teen Teen Short Story Contest and the Book Trailer Contest - part of 2014 Lacey Loves to Read

Winners of the Teen Create-Your-Own Graphic Novel Contest - part of 2013 Lacey Loves to Read

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About the Library

The Lacey Library began in a bookmobile in 1966, moved into rented space in Market Square in December 1966, and expanded to 4,800 square feet in the Lacey Village Shopping Center in 1976.

A new 20,000 square foot library adjacent to Lacey City Hall opened in March 1991. Lacey has annexed to Timberland for its library services.

Statistics 2015 / Population Estim. 2015:

  • Circulation: 779,638
  • Visits to Library: 332,646
  • Population: 46,020


  • Status: Annexed city, city-owned building
  • Square Footage: 20,000
Toddler Storytime
Lacey Timberland LibraryTue., Dec. 0610:30 AM
These programs include simple stories, rhymes, songs and movement games that children and adults can enjoy together.
PageTurners Book Discussion, 1st Tuesdays
Lacey Timberland LibraryTue., Dec. 061:30 PM
Join in a discussion of "The Expatriates" by Janice Y.K. Lee.
Preschool Storytime
Lacey Timberland LibraryWed., Dec. 0710:30 AM
Stories, songs, and activities for preschoolers and their participating caregivers. No Storytime November 23.
The Kreators
Lacey Timberland LibraryWed., Dec. 074:30 PM
Share your creative work with other creative people! Join other 4th-12th grade writers and artists in a celebration of your unique storytelling style. Snacks will be provided by the Friends of the Lacey Timberland Library.
Book Babies
Lacey Timberland LibraryThu., Dec. 0810:30 AM
Short stories, songs, rhymes and knee bounces! Discover the joy of early language. Afterwards, adults can visit while babies play with toys & sturdy books.
Code Club Lacey
Lacey Timberland LibraryThu., Dec. 084:30 PM
Explore the depths of your curiosity, creativity, and imagination by joining our collaborative computer coding club! Open to all skill levels, recommended for ages 8 and up. Adults are welcome, too! Bring your laptop or borrow one of ours while supplies last. No previous experience required. For more info, talk to Lacey Information Services staff in person, via email at, or by phone at 360-491-3860.
Steps for Small Business Start-Up
Lacey Timberland LibraryFri., Dec. 092:30 PM
Trainers from the Thurston Economic Development Council's Business Resource Center will teach the steps it takes to start a new business, including: setting up operations, meeting legal requirements, assessing market demand, pricing your product or service, creating a marketing strategy, and finding community resources.

Pizza & Paperbacks
Lacey Timberland LibrarySat., Dec. 103:00 PM
Teens, come talk about books you love or hate, swap reading suggestions, get a free book, meet people, and of course, eat pizza! Sign up at the Youth Information Desk to reserve your slice. Anyone in 6th-12th grade is invited. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Lacey Timberland Library.
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