Front of Battle Ground Community Library
Front of Battle Ground Community Library

Battle Ground Community Library


Learn about current library services

In-branch hours:
Mon–Thu: 9–7
Fri–Sat: 10–6

Curbside hours:
Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat: 10-5
Tue, Wed: 10-6


1207 SE 8th Way
Battle Ground WA 98604


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Branch Manager

Holland Christie

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+ Branch features

Ben's Books: The Friends of the Library bookstore, open during regular library hours

Early Learning Space: A space designed for young children that encourages exploration and aids in their development

Teen Room: A space for youth ages 12-18

Public computers: 22 internet computers and other technology.

Reading Room: A cozy reading area with a fireplace

Study rooms: Two small conference rooms (4-person capacity) are available for up to two hours a day. Reservations available up to two weeks in advance.

Meeting Room: The Meyer Meeting Room (48-person capacity) is available when not in use for library events. Find out more.

Swift Art Gallery: Showcasing works by local artists


+ Statistics & history

2020 service statistics

Circulation: 303,824
Visits to library: 38,144
Programs offered: 82
Program attendance: 1,650
Reference questions: 2,467

Building information

Ownership: Fort Vancouver Regional Library District
Square Footage: 14,356

Library history

2019: The library closed for a few weeks in April for a "refresh": new carpet, new paint, furniture reupholstery, rearranging of the children's area, and new sound panels.

2009: New library opened in Battle Ground Village on May 15. Watch the grand opening celebration video!

1981: City of Battle Ground annexed to FVRL.

1959: Battle Ground Library opened on Main Street.

1944: First Battle Ground Library, a branch of Clark County Library, opened.

1941: Battle Ground served by bookmobile.