front of White Salmon Valley Community Library
front of White Salmon Valley Community Library

White Salmon Valley Community Library


Open for curbside pickup of holds or print requests Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm. Book returns are open 24/7.


77 NE Wauna Avenue
White Salmon, WA 98672

360-906-5000 or 1-888-546-2707 (area code 509)

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Branch Manager

Ruth Shafer

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+ Branch features

Friends of the Library Bookstore: shop for gently used books at bargain prices during regular library hours. Located in the hallway next to the gallery.


+ Statistics & history

2019 service statistics

Circulation: 157,883
Visits to library: 106,870
Programs offered: 514
Program attendance: 10,671
Reference questions: 2,730

Building information

Ownership: SDS Lumber Company
Square Footage: 9,015

Library history

2016: Library remodeled.

2000: New library opened April 28 in a former bowling alley and retail space.

1995: Bingen voted to annex to the FVRL District; name changed to White Salmon Valley Community Library.

1982: White Salmon voted to annex to the FVRL District.

1980: Library remodeled.

1978: City moved out of the library building.

1973: City of White Salmon contracted with Fort Vancouver Regional Library for library services.

1929: Library founded by White Salmon Woman's Club; Library operated by City and Club.