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


14238 SE 176th Street
Temporary Location
Renton, 98058

Open Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 11-7pm
  • 10am-6pm
  • 10am-5pm
  • 1-5pm
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The Fairwood Library Is Closed for Expansion until Saturday, December 6

Visit our temporary location during the closure to:

  • Pick up holds
  • Use a computer
  • Browse our collection
  • Search our catalog

The Fairwood Temporary Location will close on Wednesday, December 3 at 7pm. No library services or book return will be available at the temporary location after this time.

Holds ready for pickup when the temporary location closes will be moved to the Fairwood Library and will continue to be ready for pickup after opening on December 6. For full library services during the closure, please visit another nearby KCLS library.

Join us for the Opening Celebration on Saturday, December 6!

9:30am Ribbon Cutting
10am Library Opens
17009 140th Avenue SE Renton, WA 98058

Celebrate the next chapter for your library. Look for more computers, more books, and more space! Bring your friends, family, and neighbors to celebrate your community library.

New Open Hours will be:
Monday - Thursday 10am-9pm
Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 11am-5pm

Learn about this library's Capital Bond Project.

For more information:
Fairwood 425.226.0522
Renton Temporary 425.277.1831
Renton Highlands 425.22.6043

About the Fairwood Library

Opened: January 21, 1986

Library Map

Look inside


  • 1 Meeting Room, 1 Study Room
  • Designed by Mithun Associates
  • 20,000 square feet Coming Soon...

Special Services & Equipment

A typewriter is available for in-library use.


1964: Vista Library opens in the Cascade-Spring Glen Community Club at 11635 SE 170th Place

1967: KCLS purchases the building and the Club donates $10,000 for remodeling

1969: The Carriage Lane Garden Club donates landscaping services

1980: Library proposition approval funds new library construction

1986: Opening of a new 15,000-square-foot Fairwood Library

1996: Reciprocal agreement between KCLS and the Renton Public Library goes into effect

2010: KCLS annexation

Upcoming Temporary Closures

Holiday Closures

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

  • View All Closures
  • Reserve a Meeting Room
  • Reserve a Computer

Last Updated: 11/12/14