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2105 Summer Reading Program begins Monday, June 15th!

  The Lopez Island Library is excited to announce the 2015 Summer Reading Program. This year’s theme is “Every Hero Has a Story.” It begins Monday, June 15 and runs for 8 weeks, ending on Saturday, August 8.         TWEENS & TEENS Students entering grades 6-12 will earn a raffle ticket for…Read more

Best-Selling Author Garth Stein, Sat. June 13th, 7-8 PM, Woodmen Hall

Friends of the Lopez Library and the Lopez Library welcome best-selling author Garth Stein for the library’s signature literary event of the year  (June 13th at 7:00 PM at Woodmen Hall)  Mr. Stein will be reading from his new book “A Sudden Light” published by Simon and Schuster, September, 2014. He is the author of…Read more

Lopez Library Year in Review 2014

It isn’t every year the Lopez Island Library gets mentioned as an “innovator” in the New York Times or gets a grant to bring digital literacy to the islands.  In the last decade, visits to our library have increased 97% and items being checked out have skyrocketed to 76% of what they were 10 years…Read more

Artwork in the Lopez Island Library – Scheduled Artists

Artists and art collectors from Lopez Island grace the walls and the glass cabinet of the library.  The varied and beautiful work featured is organized by dedicated artist and patron Meg Ryan. We are grateful for her support of the library and our local artists and encourage you to take a moment to enjoy the…Read more

YARLI Book Group Looking for New Members

Do you like to read young adult literature? Join YARLI, the Young Adult Readers of Lopez Island, at 7pm on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Lopez Bookshop for a lively discussion on middle-grade and young adult books. All ages are welcome. Visit and search “Book Groups” for the reading list. Upcoming…Read more