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White Center

11220 16th Ave. SW
Seattle, 98146

Open Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 11am-9pm
  • 11am-5pm
  • 11am-5pm
  • closed
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About the White Center Library

Opened: August 1976

Library Map

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  • 1 Meeting Room
  • Designed by Ridenour, Cochran & Lewis
  • 6,370 square feet


1943: Mountain View School P.T.A. creates a lending collection at Nel Freeze's home; Formation of White Center Library Guild

1946: Opening of first White Center Library in the space below the Fieldhouse steps

1976: Opening of new, 6,370-square-foot library

Emergency Library Closures

Holiday Closures

  • Reserve a Meeting Room
  • Reserve a Computer

Last Updated: 12/31/14