Library Hours

Monday-Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Friday-Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.     



Sunday, December 31st & Monday, January 1st


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We've updated the format for our building project meetings to include a facility tour. Join us for a back room view of staff areas, get a project update, and ask any questions or share concerns!  
Saturday, January 6th at 10:00 a.m. - Meeting Room B
Wednesday, January 17th at 7:00 p.m. - Meeting Room B
Monday, January 29th at 1:00 p.m. - Conference Room 

New Website Feature Includes
Staff Picks for 2017 
Be sure to visit our refreshed website where you'll now find a new feature: Footnotes. This is a staff blog where you'll find things our staff thinks you'll enjoy. Right now Madeline is sharing with everyone the library's 2017 staff picks in a variety of genres. You'll also see Sue's suggestions for starting a book club. Look for Footnotes on our homepage.

Updated Public Computers Improve Access
Library staff is pleased to share our updated public internet and catalog computers. If you haven't been in to use the internet recently, we encourage you to stop by! Our newer computers are all-in-one with more robust access and touch screens. We are also integrating an internet computer and two catalog computers into our Children's Department for the first time!

Volunteer Needed in  
Friends Bookstore!
The Friends bookstore is short a volunteer for a shift on alternating Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m. The store needs your help on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursdays of the month. The bookstore also always welcomes volunteers to sub for various shifts. Contact bookstore manager Lindsey Weber at if you can help!  

Sneak Preview!
Linn Area Reads community reading program title to be announced on Sunday, January 28. Stay tuned to find out what great title is in store for Linn County readers this spring!
January 4, 11, 18, 25 - Scrabble Club
January 4, 11, 18, 25 - Knit Wits
January 8, 15 - Family Time
January 8 - Library Board of Trustees
January 17 - Babble & Brew
January 23 - Friends of the Library Board
January 6, 13, 20, 27 - Meet City Council