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The Wapato Library

Wapato Library
Address Phone
119 East 3rd Street
Wapato, WA 98951
(509) 877-2882

Hours

Mon & Wed: 12-8pm; Tue & Thu: 10-6pm; Fri: 12-6pm; Sat: 10-4pm


Library History

In 1906, The Wapato Public Library began in the Hub Mercantile Company. It was moved into a former bank building in downtown Wapato in 1999, annexing to Yakima Valley Regional Library in 2000.

Driving directions

From I-82 Southbound:

  1. From Yakima, drive south on I-82 about 10 miles to Exit #44, Wapato.
  2. At the top of the ramp, turn right onto Donald/Wapato Road.
  3. Follow Donald/Wapato Road west into Wapato. It becomes Wapato Avenue after approximately 2 miles.
  4. Turn left at the second full-stop traffic light onto East 3rd Street.
  5. Proceed on East 3rd one block.
  6. The library is on the right.

From I-82 Northbound:

  1. From the lower valley, drive north to Exit #44, Wapato.
  2. At the top of the ramp, turn left onto Donald/Wapato Road.
  3. Follow Donald/Wapato Road west into Wapato. It becomes Wapato Avenue after approximately 2 miles.
  4. Turn left at the second full-stop traffic light onto East 3rd Street.
  5. Proceed on East 3rd one block.
  6. The library is on the right.

From Highway 97 Southbound:

  1. Wapato is about 10 miles from Yakima off Highway 97.
  2. Turn left at the first Wapato light, West First Street.
  3. Continue east on West First to the traffic light at Wapato Avenue.
  4. Turn right on Wapato Avenue.
  5. Continue two block south on Wapato Avenue to the traffic light at East 3rd Street.
  6. Turn left onto East 3rd Street.
  7. The library is on the right.

From Highway 97 Northbound:

  1. Turn right into Wapato at the first Wapato traffic light, South Camas/South Wapato.
  2. Continue north on South Camas Street to East 3rd Street, about mile.
  3. Turn left on East 3rd Street.
  4. The library is one block down on the left.

Parking:

Parking for customers is in a large lot west of the building.



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