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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, April 28, 2017
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM - Beaverton City Library: Compete in this fun contest! Create a diorama based on a scene from your favorite book - using marshmallow Peeps! Use your own shoebox, Peeps and additional materials, or you can pick up a kit (shoebox and Peeps) in the Teen Room. Rules and entry forms will be available at both Main and Murray Scholls locations. The deadline for entries is Sunday, April 30; winners will be announced May 3.
Friday, April 28, 2017
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - Beaverton City Library Storytime Room: In this special six-session series, families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. We will show you how to get your child ready for kindergarten with music, stories, art and play!
Friday, April 28, 2017
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM - Beaverton City Library Meeting Room A: Join us for a fun afternoon of board games and snacks. We'll have games such as Exploding Kittens, Bears vs. Babies, Settlers of Catan, Bring Your Own Book, Apples to Apples, and more!
Saturday, April 29, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Beaverton City Library: Children can practice their reading with one our trained therapy dog volunteers!
Saturday, April 29, 2017
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Beaverton City Library: Compete in this fun contest! Create a diorama based on a scene from your favorite book - using marshmallow Peeps! Use your own shoebox, Peeps and additional materials, or you can pick up a kit (shoebox and Peeps) in the Teen Room. Rules and entry forms will be available at both Main and Murray Scholls locations. The deadline for entries is Sunday, April 30; winners will be announced May 3.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
1:00 PM - Beaverton City Library Storytime Room: Family Storytime is open to all ages and can be enjoyed by the whole family. We share books, fingerplays, action rhymes, sing songs, and move to music! Storytime always concludes with a simple and fun craft that goes with the day’s theme.