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Sherwood Public Library

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Adrienne Doman Calkins, Manager
22560 SW Pine St, Sherwood, OR 97140-9019

Regular Hours

Sunday:
1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Monday:
10:00 am-8:00 pm
Tuesday:
10:00 am-8:00 pm
Wednesday:
10:00 am-8:00 pm
Thursday:
10:00 am-8:00 pm
Friday:
10:00 am-6:00 pm
Saturday:
10:00 am-6:00 pm

About the Library

Sherwood Public Library is the southern-most library in Washington County. Our Mission is to inspire discovery, enrich lives and build community through equitable access to life-long learning. The local collection of nearly 50,000 items offers books, Blu-Rays, DVDs, CDs, graphic novels, magazines, newspapers, audio books, board games and more—in addition to e-books, downloadable audiobooks, and electronic learning resources. 

The Library began as a dedicated shelf of books in the local drugstore in 1935 and became a department of the City in 1969. Sherwood Public Library became of founding member of the newly formed WCCLS in 1976. The current location, opened in late 2005, is 14,400 square feet, offering free wireless internet access through Sherwood Broadband, 13 public internet stations, a fireplace reading room and spaces to study, play and visit. Total annual circulation of library materials exceeds 365,000. In 2016, we provided 625 programs with 25,000 participants—15,000 of those in youth programs. The total value of library services provided last year is estimated at $8,360,000—a nearly 8-fold return on the annual budget. Each month we see over 20,000 visits to the library. We are proud to be the community’s living room and a strong contributor to what makes Sherwood a great place to live and work. 

Find out more about what we are working on by reading our Strategic Plan for 2017-2019. See you at the Library!

Getting There

Volunteer

Volunteer Coordinator: 
Tammy Steffens
(503) 625-4213

Meeting Rooms

Community Rooms are available at Sherwood City Hall and at the Sherwood Police Department for reservation Mon-Fri, 8-5, to governmental, intergovernmental and not-for-profit organizations when not needed for City activities. Call (503) 625-4213 or (503) 625-5523 or email to check availability and apply.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
10:15 am to 11:00 am
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

Children, 24-36 months, and their caregivers will grow in literacy through books, music, action-rhymes, and more during this interactive program.

After story time, stay and play!

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
11:15 am to 12:00 pm
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

This family story time is for all ages and abilities. Children and caregivers will grow together in literacy through books, music and movement, songs, puppets, and rhymes.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
10:15 am to 11:00 am
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

Ones love to keep moving! We give them and their caregivers plenty of opportunities at this very active story time with puppets, rhymes, music, and books. Stay and play after!

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
11:15 am to 12:00 pm
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

In this welcoming group, you'll enjoy the company of other parents and caregivers while bonding with your child through an interactive experience with songs, books, puppets and rhymes.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
10:15 am to 11:15 am
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

Interactive reading, rhymes, music and movement for developing those early literacy skills, socialization, and play--all for you and your growing preschooler. Designed for ages 3-5.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
11:15 am to 12:15 pm
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

Interactive reading, rhymes, music and movement for developing those early literacy skills, socialization, and play--all for you and your growing preschooler.
Designed for ages 3-5.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

Enjoy a lively book discussion and craft activity at this book club for kids in grades K-2.

All ten kids who register receive a free copy of the book.

Snack provided!

Saturday, May 25, 2019
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Sherwood Public Library
22560 SW Pine St Sherwood 97140

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Del 6 de abril al 8 de junio

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