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

White Salmon Valley Community Library


Learn about current library services.

In-branch (and curbside) hours:
Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat: 10–6
Tue, Thu: 9–6


77 NE Wauna Avenue
White Salmon, WA 98672


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Google map of White Salmon Valley  library

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

2020 service statistics

Circulation: 76,237
Visits to library: 22,787
Programs offered: 81
Program attendance: 1,652
Reference questions: 2,106

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.