Hours & Locations

MAIN 541-917-7580
2450 14th Avenue SE, Albany, OR 97322
Monday - Wednesday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday & Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

CARNEGIE 541-917-7585
302 Ferry Street SW, Albany, OR 97321
Monday-Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Upcoming Events

  • November 24, 2014 6:30 pmBilingual Family Story Time
  • November 25, 2014 10:30 amDowntown Story Time with Puppets
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Both Libraries will be closed for Thanksgiving

Both Libraries will close at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, 2014.  The Libraries will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, 2014.  

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Music in Action Bilingual Program at the Main Library

Children of all ages and their families are invited to two different programs of “Music in Action” at Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Avenue SE. Musician Rich Glauber will play guitar and accordion to lead the audience in songs and games that will have everybody singing, dancing, and playing along:  at 6:30 p.m. Monday, December 1, 2014, the activities will be in Spanish and English, and at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday,…

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Toys for Tots at the Library

To request a toy for your children, please stop by the Albany Public Library or the Albany YMCA.  Registration is located in the Children’s Room (first floor), and the  Young Adult (second floor) information desks at the Library, 2450 14th Avenue, SE.

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Honoring 50 Years of Willamette Valley National Wildlife Refuges

Douglas G. Spencer, President of the Friends of the Willamette Valley National Wildlife Refuge Complex will give a presentation with photos at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at the Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Avenue SE. Spencer retired as Project Leader for the Willamette Valley NWRC, after spending 34 years with the U.S.…

Billie & Michael Moore Art Show in the Library
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Billie & Michael Moore’s art is featured on the second floor of the Albany Public Library through December 2014.  Please stop by the Library to see their work!  For more information on the artists, continue reading their artist statements, Billie Moore artist statement and 2014 Michael Moore Artist Statement.

Native American Heritage Month

Native Pride and Spirit: Yesterday, Today and Forever.   November is Native American Heritage Month.  The month is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories and to acknowledge the important contributions of Native people. Heritage Month is also an opportune time to educate the general public about tribes, to raise a general…

Tech Savvy Classes

Whether you want to learn to use your new iPad or Kindle Fire, gain basic Mac skills, or make an exciting YouTube video, Albany Parks and Recreation has a class for you! Technology can make life so much easier when you are comfortable with the device. Join us and let’s tackle your tech needs together! …