FOLK Book Sales return!

FOLK will be holding book sales in the Council Chamber

during the Farmer's Market, Thursdays, 11 am-3 pm

beginning Thursday, August 5th




"Check out Washington" is a program funded by

Washington State Parks in partnership with

Washington State Library.

Library cardholders may check out a Discover Pass.

This pass offers FREE access to all Washington State Parks

and other state recreation areas

For more information, contact library staff

360 673 4568

If you check out a pass, PLEASE fill out a survey!







































Book Discussion Group

There There by Tommy Orange

August 31, 2021 - 3:30 pm

Haydu Park

Pick up a copy of the book at the Kalama Library



Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Your Kalama Public Library

will be open regular hours:

Monday - Friday, 12 pm - 5 pm

Saturday,  9 am - 2 pm


Library Cards may be issued online! 

Access to libraries of audio and ebooks

is FREE with your card.  

Contact the Library for more information

360 673 4568

Staff will be monitoring phone and email messages.


Kalama Public Library

is announcing

a NEW APP for accessing

Ebooks and Audiobooks


To get started:

Download the SimplyE App

Choose Kalama Library from the list

Enter your library card number

(ALL of the numbers, NO spaces)





Kalama Public Library has recently upgraded Wi-Fi access outside the building. 

The network is called:  "Library Drive-in Wi-Fi"

The signal is strongest on the north side of the building. 

There is no password required.

Available 6 AM - 10 PM

Please observe all social distancing guidelines stay in your car, stay safe.

Please note:  This is an open network. 



Kalama Public Library introduces:


Storyline Online streams videos featuring

celebrated actors reading children's books

 alongside creatively produced illustrations.

Each book includes supplemental currculum

and activity guides.


What is a HOTSPOT?


This small device packs a big punch. 

Turn it on, and you can connect your laptop, tablet or phone

to the Internet. 

Each hotspot can connect up to ten devices at one time.

The speed may surprise you!

Even if you already have an internet connection, you may benefit

from the convenience of using a hotspot.

The Kalama Public Library offers hotspots for checkout to library patrons.

Check it out!

Contact staff at the library for more information:  360 673 4568




If you missed Joanna's talk:





Washington Anytime Library Users

 Please Note:

If you are suddenly unable to download e-books or audio books,

your library card has expired.

City patrons can call or email the library. 

Please verify all contact information is correct,

and we will renew your card. 

County patrons may pay the annual fee ($35) online,

through the City of Kalama website:

When we receive the receipt from City staff,

we will renew your card.

For those cardholders who are not signed up, please contact the library for assistance.

Kalama Library:  360 673 4568



Kalama Public Library Staff

continues to work on scanning photos

and recording oral histories

to preserve and document Kalama's history.

visit the site:.

Anyone who has photos to share or stories to tell,

please contact the library  360 673 4568


New Titles at the Library
Made possible with funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Washington State Library, Office of the Secretary of State.