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  • A Wall we can be Proud of

    The Foundation and the City of Port Townsend agreed to restore the wall on our property at the corner of Lawrence and Harrison Streets. We just wanted a wall and for our patrons and the public to be safe. We got way more than we bargained for. We got a work of art, even good […]

  • The Best Hope for the Future

    At our recent “Uptown Parade”, the Friends of the Library and the Public Library Foundation represented the Port Townsend Public Library. To our surprise, and to the credit of the parade organizers, we were recognized as the “Best Hope for the Future” in Port Townsend.

  • Too Poor to Afford the Internet

    From the New York Times…

  • New Doors for the Library

    New automatic doors have been installed at our main entrance and our restrooms. We wanted to provide easier access for our users with mobility challenges.   

  • “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead (1901-1978) American Cultural Anthropologist

  • Art in the Library

    ART IN OUR LIBRARY An event with our partner, Northwind Arts Center, in Port Townsend. February 2015

  • Library Open House

    LIBRARY OPEN HOUSE New things on our shelves and new areas to explore. February 2015