News Releases2022-01-03T15:59:48-08:00

Check here for announcements about current programs and events, news about changes at the Library, new services and programs and an archive of NOLS news.

24Jan, 2022

February Book Discussion Groups

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) hosts four virtual Book Discussion Group meetings monthly. All are welcome— join every month or just drop in when you’d like. Registration through (or call or visit the library for assistance) is required to receive the Zoom meeting info.

20Jan, 2022

Federal Taxes: DIY and Tips

Join the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) and the AARP Foundation Tax Aide for a presentation about filing 2021 tax returns. This Zoom meeting will be held on Saturday, January 29 at 11am. Registration is not required.

14Jan, 2022

Rapid Antigen COVID Test Kits Available at West End Libraries

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is partnering with the Clallam County Department of Health & Human Services to provide FREE rapid antigen COVID testing kits to residents on the West End of Clallam County.

A self-administered antigen test is available for pick up at the library curbside window, if you have been exposed to COVID-19 or are currently experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. At-home results are available in 15 minutes. If your rapid test comes back positive for COVID-19, please report your results to

07Jan, 2022

NOLS hosts Olympic National Park’s Perspectives Winter Speaker Series

Olympic National Park’s Perspectives Winter Speaker Series will be hosted by the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) via Zoom for the 2022 season. The free talks will be offered at 7pm on the second Tuesday of each month from January through April. Registration, available at, is required to attend the Zoom meeting. Participation at each program is limited to the first 100 registered attendees. Programs will be simultaneously streamed via the NOLS Facebook page for additional participants

03Jan, 2022

Library Expands Hours

Beginning Monday, January 3, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will expand its hours. With the new hours, the Library is offering nearly the same amount of open hours as it was before the pandemic, but adjustments have been made to the exact times based current needs and the results of a community survey conducted in the fall.

03Jan, 2022

New! Teen Advisory Board

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is excited to announce a new Teen Advisory Board! Come shape your library-- teens from Clallam County can now sign up for the Teen Advisory Board that will meet virtually every month, starting Thursday, February 3 at 4pm on Zoom. An ongoing meeting time will be determined by the group.

30Dec, 2021

Battle of the Books 2022

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is excited to announce the 2022 Battle of the Books! Battle of the Books is a collaborative project between NOLS and schoo