About Valley View Library

Opened: May 22, 1982


  • Designed by Lewis Nelson Associates
  • 6,558 square feet


  • 1954: 261-square-foot McMicken Library opens
  • 1960: Valley Ridge Library opens; Library moves to the McMicken Community Club
  • 1982: Opening of the 6,400-square-foot Valley View Library

City of SeaTac Library Advisory Committee

Library Advisory Boards are established by individual cities that have annexed to the King County Library System (KCLS). Members of these community boards are appointed by and serve in an advisory capacity to City officials on matters regarding the KCLS community library they represent.


  • Cheryl Forbes (Chair)
  • Jacqueline Krutz
  • Taryn Hill
  • Frances Snowder
  • Martha Maginniss

Friends of the Valley View Library & Library Connection

  • Dues: Senior, $5; Individual, $10; Family, $15
  • Book Sales: Ongoing sale in library; One full-day sale each year
  • Meetings: Monthly, concurrent with Library Advisory Board meeting