Cool Down at the Library

During the predicted heatwave for the Portland-Metro area, West Slope Library will be providing bottled water free of charge during open hours, Wednesday, August 2 through Friday, August 4.

Want to have fun while you cool off? Join us for these events:

Summer Reading Craft Fair (Children & Teens)
Thursday, August 3, 2:00pm
Explore a number of construction- and building-themed crafts with Youth Librarian Terisa.

First Friday Film Night (Adults)
Friday, August 4, 6:30pm (doors at 6:00pm)
A screening of the acclaimed film Lion. Refreshments will be provided, and we will be giving away a copy of the book A Long Way Home, which inspired the film.

Library Closed July 4th

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West Slope Community Library will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th for Independence Day.

The library will open for regular hours on Wednesday, July 5th.

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

Wifi will be available outside the building while the library is closed, and you can download ebooks & audiobooks 24/7 from anywhere.

Visit to find holiday hours for other libraries in Washington County.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Library Closed on Memorial Day

West Slope Community LibraryWest Slope Community Library will be closed Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day.

You can always return materials to the outside drop when the library is closed.

And don’t forget that ebooks & audiobooks are available 24/7 through Overdrive & Libby.

If you are looking for other libraries’ holiday hours, WCCLS has a list of libraries that will be closed.

If you have any questions, please contact us.