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West Slope Community Library

Contact Your Library

Veronica Eden, Director
3678 SW 78th Ave, Portland, OR 97225-9019
(503) 292-6416

Getting There

Regular Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 9:30 am-8:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:30 am-8:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:30 am-8:00 pm
Thursday: 9:30 am-8:00 pm
Friday: 9:30 am-4:00 pm
Saturday: 9:30 am-4:00 pm

About the Library

West Slope Community Library

West Slope Community Library was founded in 1950 by the Century Club for Women. First located in space donated by a local bank, in 1974 the library moved to a park district building in front of Raleigh Park Elementary School in West Slope. In 1978 voters approved a levy for WCCLS which included funds for a 3,000 square foot modular building and the library to be administrated by Washington County. Since 1998 the library has added an additional 3,000 square feet. The library provides adult and children's materials, services and programs. Call for details.

Volunteer

Volunteer Coordinator: 
Jackie Kubat
503-292-6416

Donate

Donations Contact: 
Veronica Eden

Upcoming Library Events

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM - West Slope Community Library: Gather your friends and meet up at the library for a fun evening of gaming!Every final Tuesday of the month, adults and teens are invited to drop by and play through our stack of games. Try a hot new card game like Love Letter, a heavy strategy game like Puerto Rico, or a cooperative game like Pandemic. Or, you can bring your own game to play and share.Each month, we will feature a different game in the middle of the session, which we will play together as a group to help everyone learn the rules. This month's featured game will be announced later.No registration required.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
- West Slope Community Library: Today is the final day of the youth summer reading programs!Be sure to turn in your reading records to claim your finishing prizes by the end of this day.
Thursday, September 1, 2016
5:30 PM to 7:45 PM - West Slope Community Library: Family Game Night is on hiatus this month. We will return to our usual Game Night schedule next month, on October 6.
Monday, September 5, 2016
All day event - West Slope Community Library: The library is closed for Labor Day. We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, September 6.
Monday, September 12, 2016
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM - West Slope Community Library: Bring your knitting projects to the library! Adults and teens are welcome to drop in to learn knitting basics, to give or receive help on knitting problems, to work on knitting projects for the needy, or to simply enjoy hanging out and knitting with others. Knitters with expertise will provide guidance for those new to knitting, and will provide troubleshooting techniques for experienced knitters who need assistance.This group meets monthly. Drop-ins are welcome.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
10:15 AM to 10:45 PM - West Slope Community Library: Have fun and build language skills with stories, games, songs and rhymes for children 18-36 months and their caregivers.