About Lake Forest Park Library

Opened: June 20, 1965


  • Designed by Hutteball & Oremus (remodel)
  • 5,840 square feet


  • 1965: Lake Forest Park Library opens when the City contracts with KCLS to provide library services at the Lake Forest Park Towne Centre
  • 1970: Library moves into a larger space at the mall
  • 1996: New, 3,800-square-foot space opens on the main level
  • 2012: Opening of 5,841-square-foot remodeled and expanded library on lower level

Lake Forest Park Library Advisory Board

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.


  • Shannon McLeod (Term expires 2016)
  • Joyce Woodbury (Term expires 2016)
  • Kathleen Fernandes (Term expires 2016)
  • Diana McQuay (Term expires 2018)
  • Rita Requa (Term expires 2018)
  • Maureen Kerschbaum (Term expires 2017)
  • Catherine Kernan (Term expires 2017)

Friends of the Lake Forest Park Library

  • Dues: $5
  • Book Sales: Ongoing sale in library; Several special, one-day book sales each year
  • Meetings: Five meetings each year; Second Wednesday of each month, 7 pm