Young Readers! Want to build your skills and confidence? Sign up to read aloud to a trained therapy dog and their handler in a private, 20-minute session. Open to readers up to 19 years old.
The renovated Shute Park Library re-opened in March of 2014 as a neighborhood branch library and community gathering spot. Located inside Shute Park, the entrance is across from the playground.
Shute Park Library holds popular books, movies, music, magazines, and a Library of Things collection. It has a strong collection of books for children and in Spanish language. Comfortable seating with lots of windows, internet computers, free Wi-Fi, and a children’s areas with literacy toys, offer a place to read and learn.
Free drop-in notary services in English and Spanish are available at both locations.
Art on the outside west wall includes 280 first lines that grace the glass wall entrance. Inside the Library, a colorful wall mural graces the children’s area.
Hillsboro Public Library's Book-O-Mat, an automated book kiosk, is located downtown and offers books, movies and games for checkout.
The Book-O-Mat service is temporarily on hold while we are awaiting our new kiosk, which is anticipated to be up and running in January 2020. Thank you for your patience during this transition.
A conference room may be reserved and used without a fee and a meeting room is available for rent.