All KCLS Libraries will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 27.

Enumclaw

1700 1st Street
Enumclaw, 98022
360.825.2045

Open Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 10am-9pm
  • 10am-6pm
  • 10am-5pm
  • 1-5pm
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About the Enumclaw Library

Opened: September 28, 1991

Library Map

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Features

  • 1 Meeting Room (can be partitioned to accommodate two meetings), 2 Study Rooms
  • Designed by Lewis/Nelson Architects
  • 10,541 square feet

Special Collections & Equipment

  • Digital microfilm/fiche reader
  • Historical documents collection
  • Local history artifacts

History

1922: Parent-Teachers Association and Pre-School Circle raise funds for a library

1923: Enumclaw's first library opens in City Hall

1928: Library moves into a home bequeathed by Mary Fell Stevenson Yerxa at the corner of Myrtle and Wells

1953: House is razed and replaced by a concrete block building

1954: Opening of 5,000-square-foot library, largely funded by a $20,000 bond issue.

1963: Scholtfeldt Family Pioneer Room addition is completed

1983: New library is incorporated into the Town Center plan at the Burlington Northern right-of-way

1987: Richard R. Lafromboise Memorial Fund is established

1990: Groundbreaking for a new 10,000-square-foot library, funded by a bond issue

1991: Opening of the current Enumclaw Library building

2012: Annexed to KCLS

Upcoming Temporary Closures

Holiday Closures

  • Thanksgiving Day | 11/27/14
  • Christmas Eve | 12/24/14
  • Christmas Day | 12/25/14

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  • Reserve a Computer




Last Updated: 06/24/14