Monday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm; Tuesday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm; Wednesday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm; Thursday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm; Friday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm; Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm; Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Branch Manager: Courtney Tiffany
Address: 310 Douglas Street, Wenatchee, WA 98801-2864
WILDFIRES: A HISTORICAL AND MODERN PERSPECTIVE with John Marshall
Wednesday, February 17th at 6:00pm at the Wenatchee Public Library. Wildfire has shaped North Central Washington landscapes since the dawn of time. Join photographer John Marshall in learning how we came to experience the horrific fires of the last two years, and how we have to learn to live with fire. John Marshall has a Master of Science degree in Wildlife Resources from the University of Idaho. Marshall has conducted a twenty-year photographic study, showing landscape and vegetation recovery following wildfire. For more information visit www.ncrl.org/investigatingourhistory.
A READER'S NIGHT OUT
Thursday, February 25th from 6:30pm-8:00pm at the Wenatchee Public Library. This event is designed for current book clubs and anyone wishing to join or create a new club. Let our latest collection of books woo you and your book group! Test our new book club matchmaking service!
DR. SEUSS BIRTHDAY PARTY: A COMMUNITY LITERACY FAIR!
Saturday, March 5th from 3:30pm-5:30pm. Families with young children are invited to attend this FREE event! Enjoy interactive activities with your child: Games, Crafts, Songs, Stories, Fun! Birthday Cake! Every child age birth to 5 will receive a FREE book! Sponsored by the Friends of the Wenatchee Public Library.
KID'S BOOK CLUB
The Wenatchee Public Library Kid's Book Club meets on the third Thursday of each month at 3:30 pm in the Children's Room. Our next meeting will be Thursday, February 18 at 3:30 pm in the Children's Room. We will be discussing Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead. Pick up a copy of the book from the Children's Desk.
TEEN BOOK CLUB
The Wenatchee Public Library Teen Book Club meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6:00 pm in the Upper Mezzanine. Our next meeting will be Thursday, February 11 at 6:00 pm in the Upper Mezzanine. We will be discussing American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang. Pick up a copy of the book from the Front Desk.
All Story Times are in the Children's Room on the lower level of the Wenatchee Public Library.
Bilingual Story Time: Monday evenings at 6:00 pm and Wednesday afternoons at 4:00 pm. A family story time in English and Spanish.
Pajama Story Time: Tuesdays evenings at 7:00 pm. Wear your pajamas to this all ages story time.
Story Time Rocks!: Thursdays at 3:30 pm. A musical half hour for all ages.
Baby/Toddler Story Time: Friday and Saturday at 10:00 am. Short stories and songs followed by free play with toys and music.
A.T.L.A.S. (At The Library After School)
Activities for school age kids (K-5th) Tuesdays at 3:30 pm in the Children's Room. Different activities every week. Pick up a bookmark with each month's activities from the Children's Desk.
BROWN BAG BOOK CLUB
The Wenatchee Public Library "Brown Bag Book Club" meets on the third Wednesday of each month at noon in the Library Auditorium.
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY
The Friends of the Library meet on the third Monday of each month at 12:00 noon in the basement auditorium.
FOLLOW THE FRIENDS OF THE WENATCHEE LIBRARY ON FACEBOOK!" with this link: https://www.facebook.com/folwenatchee
ONGOING BOOK SALE GOING ON AT THE WENATCHEE PUBLIC LIBRARY!
Every week new selections of gently used books are available for purchase at the Friends of the Wenatchee Library ongoing book sale. Look for the rack in the Wenatchee Public Library. Hardbacks sell for $2.00 and paperbacks for $1.00. What a deal!
DONATE YOUR BOOKS to the Friends of the Wenatchee Public Library
Too many books in your own library? Donations of new and gently used, clean, sellable books are gratefully accepted. Please bring them to the checkout counter at the Wenatchee Public Library. Your donation will help The Friends purchase goods and services to enhance your own and your community's library experience.
LIBRARY LOVERS! Support the Friends of the Wenatchee Library!
Our mission is to promote the use and enjoyment of the Wenatchee Public Library by supporting, enhancing and expanding library services. Ask how you can join at the library's Circulation Desk (509) 662-5021. The Friends Board meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 12:00 noon in the auditorium. And don't forget your library when it comes to donating to your favorite charities. 100% of your cash donation to the Friends of the Wenatchee Library is tax deductible and will go toward making your library better and your use of it more fulfilling.
Monday, February 15th for Presidents' Day