14238 SE 176th Street
Temporary Location
Renton, 98058

Open Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 11-7pm
  • 10am-6pm
  • 10am-5pm
  • 1-5pm
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The Fairwood Library Is Closed for Expansion until Saturday, December 6

Visit our temporary location during the closure to:

  • Pick up holds
  • Use a computer
  • Browse our collection
  • Search our catalog

Join us for the Opening Celebration on Saturday, December 6!

9:30am Ribbon Cutting
10am Library Opens
17009 140th Avenue SE Renton, WA 98058

Celebrate the next chapter for your library. Look for more computers, more books, and more space! Bring your friends, family, and neighbors to celebrate your community library.

Learn about this library's Capital Bond Project.

About the Fairwood Library

Opened: January 21, 1986

Library Map

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  • 1 Meeting Room, 1 Study Room
  • Designed by Mithun Associates
  • 20,000 square feet Coming Soon...

Special Services & Equipment

A typewriter is available for in-library use.


1964: Vista Library opens in the Cascade-Spring Glen Community Club at 11635 SE 170th Place

1967: KCLS purchases the building and the Club donates $10,000 for remodeling

1969: The Carriage Lane Garden Club donates landscaping services

1980: Library proposition approval funds new library construction

1986: Opening of a new 15,000-square-foot Fairwood Library

1996: Reciprocal agreement between KCLS and the Renton Public Library goes into effect

2010: KCLS annexation

Upcoming Temporary Closures

Holiday Closures

  • Reserve a Meeting Room
  • Reserve a Computer

Last Updated: 10/30/14