FOLK Book Sales return!

FOLK will be holding book sales in the Council Chamber

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

August 5th-September 16th


September 23rd 11-3

September 24th, & 25th, 10-4

November 19th and 20th 10-4  


Washington Anytime Library Users


If you are unable to download e-books or audio books, your library card has expired:

  • City patrons may call or email the library to renew your card. 
  • Non-City patrons may pay the annual fee ($35) online:
  • and follow the prompts for >Pay Bill on Line>Library
    • When we receive your payment receipt from City staff, we will renew your card.
  • For cardholders who are not signed up, please call or visit the library during regular business hours so that library staff may assist you.


September 2021

Book Discussion Group


The Island of Sea Women

by Lisa See


 Meet on September 28, 2021


                                 Haydu Park, Kalama





"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!







































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:





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.