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Beaverton City Library

Contact Your Library

Abigail Elder, Director
12375 SW Fifth St, Beaverton, OR 97005-9019
(503) 644-2197

Getting There

Regular Hours

Sunday: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Monday: 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-6:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm

About the Library

Beaverton City Library

Founded in 1938, Beaverton City Library - Main is one of the busiest public libraries in the state. The library offers over 340,000 items for check-out including books, magazines, maps, DVDs, Blu-ray, videogames, and CDs while providing almost 2,000 programs a year for all age groups and interests.

Beaverton City Library is proud to serve its diverse community, collecting materials and offering programs in multiple languages; library volunteers hail from over 35 countries. The library provides access to approximately 40 computers for public use, a typewriter, and a fax machine to send local and toll-free faxes. The library contains several large meeting rooms and a 150 seat auditorium for public use that are managed by the City of Beaverton.

Upcoming Library Events

Friday, March 24, 2017
10:00 AM to 5:30 PM - Beaverton City Library Storytime Room: Drop by the library to discover a grocery store that is just the right size for kids to play with! Limited to 20 kids per 20-minute session.Saturday, March 18, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.Sunday, March 19, 1:30-4:30 p.m.Monday, March 20 - Thursday, March 23, 10 a.m. - noon & 3-7 p.m.Friday, March 24, 10 a.m. - noon & 3-5:30 p.m.
Friday, March 24, 2017
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - Beaverton City Library Meeting Room B: A playgroup for babies 0-24 months and their caregivers. We will have free play and socialization time, sing some songs together, and have coffee for the adults!
Friday, March 24, 2017
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM - Beaverton City Library Meeting Room A: Tweens will create fairy gardens using craft supplies and items from outdoors to take home and display.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Beaverton City Library: Children can practice their reading with one our trained therapy dog volunteers!
Saturday, March 25, 2017
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Beaverton City Library: April is National Poetry Month - celebrate by writing poetry! Teens in grades 6-12, this year, write a List Poem - a poem with repetition, made up of a list of things, that may include rhyming. There will be cash prizes for three winners in middle and high school. Find full guidelines and an entry form at on March 25. Entries are due April 15 at the main library or the Murray Scholls branch. While all ages are welcome for the announcement of winners at the Poetry Coffeehouse on April 27, 6-6:15 p.m., only those in grades 6-12 may be present for coffeehouse snacks and poetry 6:15-7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Beaverton City Library Meeting Room A: Join us for songs, games and fun with the parachute!