front of Three Creeks Community Library
front of Three Creeks Community Library

Three Creeks Community Library

Location & hours

Address & phone number

800-C NE Tenney Road
Vancouver, WA 98685

360-906-4790

Open hours

Sun
--
Mon
10-8
Tue
10-8
Wed
10-8
Thu
10-8
Fri
10-6
Sat
10-6

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Google map of Three Creeks library

Branch Manager

Barbara Jorgenson

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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 lobby near the meeting room.

Public computers: 14 internet computers and other technology. Find out more.

Study rooms: Two small conference rooms (6-person capacity) are available for up to two hours a day. Reservations available up to two weeks in advance.

Meeting room: One large meeting room (60-person capacity) is available when not in use for library events. Find out more.

 

+ Statistics and history

2017 service statistics:

Circulation: 485,230
Visits to library: 202,312
Programs offered: 556
Program attendance: 18,176
Reference questions: 11,661

Building information

Ownership: Fort Vancouver Regional Library District
Square Footage: 13,000

Library history

1995 - 1997: Talks between North Salmon Creek Neighborhood Association and Fred Meyer concerning proposed new store.

1997: Fred Meyer agreed to sell parcel to library for price they paid for the land.

1998: Service area defined as Fire District 6 (Salmon Creek, Hazel Dell, Felida, Mt. Vista, Fairgrounds and Lakeshore).

1998: Name of Three Creeks chosen for Salmon, Cougar and Whipple Creeks.

1998: Voters approved Library Capital Facility Area and $4.5 million bond.

1999: Friends of the Three Creeks Library formed.

2000: Broke ground on Dec. 29.

2002: Library opened on Jan. 12.

2008: Three Creeks bond paid off.

2013: Library gets new carpet, paint and study rooms.