All KCLS Libraries will be closed on Christmas Eve, December 24 and Christmas Day, December 25.

Black Diamond

24707 Roberts Drive
Black Diamond, 98010
360.886.1105

Open Hours:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 10am-9pm
  • 10am-6pm
  • 10am-9pm
  • 10am-9pm
  • closed
  • 10am-5pm
  • closed
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About the Black Diamond Library

Opened: May 24, 2008

Library Map

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Features

  • 1 Meeting Room
  • Wood structure, proportions, site planning and building cladding echo the 19th Century vernacular architecture prevalent in the community
  • 5,000 square feet
  • Designed by Miller-Hull Partnership

History

1917: First Black Diamond library opens inside of a hotel

1943: KCLS begins bi-monthly bookmobile service after the library closes

1944: A local teacher refurbishes and reopens the library

1948: Formation of a Library Board

1957: Library moves to a teacher's cottage on Lawson Street

1959: Black Diamond contracts for KCLS library services

1968: Library moves to the Municipal Building

1990: KCLS annexation

1991: Moves to 2,000 square-foot site on Roberts Drive

2008: 150 people attend the opening of the new 5,000 square-foot library

Upcoming Temporary Closures

Emergency Library Closures

Holiday Closures

  • Reserve a Meeting Room
  • Reserve a Computer




Last Updated: 06/24/14