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
AUTHOR DANIEL SCONCE
Beloved local author Daniel Sconce returns to the Wenatchee Public Library on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 7:00 PM. Though known for his award-winning poetry, Daniel Sconce is also a talented novelist. His second novel, Lenny, has just debuted. Lenny is an engaging book about a stranger who comes to a small town devastated by tornado and flood. From humor, to mystery, to colorfully drawn and deep characters, this book has something for everyone! Mr. Sconce will read excerpts, discuss his writing process, and answer audience questions. He will also bring new poems to share! Please join us for a fun-filled evening!
COLUMBIA RIVER READS The Mockingbird Next Door by Marja Mills
You are invited to read the book, The Mockingbird Next Door by Marja Mills, and join us for a book discussion at the Wenatchee Public Library on Wednesday, October 21 at 1:30pm. The books are available at the library.
HUMANITIES WASHINGTON PRESENTS: THEODORE ROOSEVELT: WILDERNESS WARRIOR IN WASHINGTON STATE
Wenatchee Public Library on Tuesday, November 3 at 7:00pm. A conversation about Teddy Roosevelt's 17-city whistle stop tour of Washington State with Scott Woodward, Professor and President of the Tapteal Greenway and Ridges to Rivers Open Space Network.
AUTHOR JACK NISBET presents Restless Earth
On Wednesday, December 2 at 7:00pm, naturalist Jack Nisbet will be presenting his latest book, Ancient Places: People and Landscape in the Emerging Northwest. Geologists and historians are still trying to sort out exactly what happened when a powerful earthquake shook much of the Inland Northwest in December of 1872. This slide presentation will attempt to piece together the story with oral accounts, written descriptions, and the latest scientific research
Join us in welcoming author Jack Nisbet. A Book For All Seasons will be selling copies of Mr. Nisbet's book.
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES
OUR PUBLIC COMPUTER CLASSES HAVE BEEN REVAMPED! JOIN US EACH MONTH FOR A FREE TWO HOUR SESSION.
Classes will be held every third Tuesday from 2:00-4:00pm at the Wenatchee Public Library. These classes are designed for people with little or no computer experience. Sign-ups preferred but not required. Classes are limited to 15.
The first hour will cover basic internet searching, email accounts, and NCRL resources and databases. The second hour will be a question-and-answer period to which patrons can bring their own computer questions.
A free, fun-filled half hour of stories, songs and rhymes.
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:30am.
Baby/Toddler Storytime: Friday and Saturday at 10:00am in the Children's Room.
Bilingual Storytime: Monday evenings at 7:00pm
Pajama Storytime: Tuesdays at 7:00pm. You can wear your pajamas to these nighttime storytimes.
Preschool Storytime: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday at 10:30am in the Children's Room.
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.