Wenatchee Public Library


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
Phone: 509-662-5021
Address: 310 Douglas Street, Wenatchee, WA 98801-2864

News and Events

Photographer JOHN MARSHALL presents: "FIRE and SMOKE" A historical and contemporary overview of wild fire in North Central Washington.
Thursday, January 29 at 7:00pm at the Wenatchee Public Library. ​John Marshall, a photographer but also a wildlife biologist by training, brings us an understanding of a phenomenon that we experience more and more often—fire in our hills and smoke in our town. Marshall has completed twenty years of follow-up photography that he started after the Tyee and Rat-Hatchery Fires of 1994.

Local poet, Daniel Sconce, two time award winner with the Pacific Northwest Writers Association, will be reading love poems at the Wenatchee Public Library on Thursday, February 12 at 7:00pm. Come join your neighbors and friends for an evening of poetry.

North Central Regional Library is pleased to present Seattle author/librarian Nancy Pearl at the Wenatchee Public Library on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00pm. Please join NCRL in welcoming Nancy Pearl.  She will be book talking many of her favorite books. Nancy Pearl is the author of Book Crush: For Kids the Teens; Book Lust; and More Book Lust, all published by Sasquatch Books.

Classes are held every Tuesday at 2:00pm at the Wenatchee Public Library. These are one-hour classes designed for people with little or no computer experience. Sign-ups preferred but not required. Classes limited to 15.

No Classes in January.

1st Tuesday: Basic Computer Skills Including Email and Internet
2nd Tuesday: Word Processing with Open Office  
3rd Tuesday: Open Office Spread Sheets
4th Tuesday: Finding Reliable Information on the Internet
5th Tuesday (if applicable): Open Office Presentations

Tuesdays from 6:30pm-7:30pm: One on One Computer Help. 

A free, fun-filled half hour of stories, songs and rhymes.
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:30am.

Baby/Toddler Storytime: Fridays at 10:00am in the Children's Room.

Baby/Toddler Storytime: Saturdays at 10:00am in the Children's Room.

Pajama Storytime:  Tuesdays at 7:00pm.  You can wear your pajamas to these nighttime storytimes.

Preschool Storytime: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30am in the Children's Room.

The Wenatchee Public Library "Brown Bag Book Club" meets on the third Wednesday of each month at noon in the Library Auditorium.

The Friends of the Library meet on the third Monday of each month at 12:00 noon in the basement auditorium. In February the Friends of the Library will meet on February 23rd at noon due to the holiday on the 16th.

FOLLOW THE FRIENDS OF THE WENATCHEE LIBRARY ON FACEBOOK!" with this link:  https://www.facebook.com/folwenatchee

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.

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