Library Closed for Labor Day

Carpenter at work on Douglas Dam, Tennessee (TVA) (LOC)

West Slope Community Library will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day. Materials can be returned to the outside drop during this time. We will open again at 9:30am on Tuesday, September 2.

WCCLS also has a list of closures for other libraries in Washington County.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Summer Reading Finale

Adult Summer Reading - TelescopeJoin us on Saturday, September 6 to celebrate the end of Summer Reading 2014!

We will have refreshments and games throughout the library. And there will be door prizes, of course!

This is an all-ages, drop-in event. No registration required.

Questions? Please contact us.

Ugly Dolls Workshop for Teens

Learn to sew your own Ugly Doll-style stuffed animal from nationally-known crafter and fiber artist LeBrie Rich! Draw a creature, scale up the drawing using a grid, make a pattern with seam allowance, and then hand-sew. Supplies will be provided.Ugly Dolls-style Craft

When: Thursday, July 17, 2:00-4:30pm

Where: West Slope Community Library / 3678 SW 78th Ave, Portland

This workshop is for teens only and registration is required.

Questions? Please contact us.

Henna Adornment Workshop

Henna HandsArtists from Roving Horse Henna will be presenting a workshop on Saturday, July 5th, 1:00-3:00pm at West Slope Library. Learn about the history of this ancient art form and receive free henna adornment from one of the artists.

This program is for adults only, and registration is required. Those who attend will be able to enter the library’s Adult Summer Reading prize drawings.

Questions? Please contact us.

Library Closed July 4th


“Fireworks” by cotinis at, Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 2.0.

West Slope Community Library will be closed on Friday, July 4, 2014 for Independence Day.

The library will be open for regular weekend hours on Saturday.

Library materials are never due on holidays, but you can always return your items to the outside bookdrop when the library is closed.

If you have any questions, please contact us.