Sandy and Hoodland Public Libraries

Sandy & Hoodland Public Libraries

Sandy Public Library

Locations and Hours

Sandy Public Library: 38980 Proctor Boulevard, Sandy

 Monday - Friday       10:00 am to 7:00 pm
 Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
 Sunday 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Hoodland Public Library: 24525 E. Welches Road, Welches

 Monday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
 Tuesday - Saturday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
 Sunday CLOSED


The Sandy and Hoodland Libraries are the informational, educational, and cultural centers of their communities


Library News

The Sandy and Hoodland Libraries are launching a Strategic Planning Process.  Look for more news in October for how you can get involved!

Have we got a program for you?  See what is going on at the Library!

Program Highlights

Hour of Code! The Sandy Library will host drop-in lab hours the week of December 5th - 11th from 2-4 pm.  There will be laptops setup for student use in the teen area. You can use our laptops or bring your own! You do not have to finish your "Hour of Code" in one sitting.  The website provides 1-hour of code for all ages and all skill levels. Let us know when you have completed your hour, and we will get you a certificate of completion at the information desk.

Volunteers Needed! English classes return after a winter break on January 10th. Volunteers are needed to teach and assist once a week or less; no experience necessary. No language other than English needed. Classes will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1:30.  Contact Katie for more information: 503-783-2583 or

NEW! Teen Book Club!  Meeting the 4th Saturday of each month from 12-1pm.  Teens may request a copy by filling out the Teen Book Club Book Reservation Form.  Copies of the book will be made available the month before the meeting.  Teens may suggest future reads by filling out a Teen Book Club Suggestion Form.

NEW! Game Factory - Coding Club! We will meet Mondays, (no meeting on the third Monday of the month). Learn how to code & play games! All skill levels welcome.  You can either use one of our laptops or bring Your Own Device (BYOD). If possible, please bring a device as our supply is limited. Teens aged 12-17 welcome.

NEW at Hoodland! 3rd Saturday of the month - Kids' Art Club.  1-3p, in the Hoodland Library Community Room.

The Library Advisory Board still has one open seat for the Sandy service area!  Come to our January 4th meeting from 6:00 - 7:30 pm to see what we do, then apply here to join us.  

The Sandy/Hoodland Library Advisory Board meets on the first Wednesday of each month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the Community Room of the Sandy Pubici Library or Hoodland Library.  Join us to give your input!  Upcoming meeting locations:

December 2016 - Sandy Public Library - CANCELED! February 2016 - Hoodland Library April 2016 - Sandy Public Library
January 2016 - Sandy Public Library March 2016 - Sandy Public Library May 2016 - Hoodland Library

What does the Library Advisory Board do?

  • Advise and support the Library Director and staff.
  • Be informed about the library's mission, services, policies, and programs.
  • Serve on committees or task forces and offer to take on special assignments.
  • Inform others about the library.
  • Keep up-to-date on developments in the library field.
  • Review the library's annual financial statements, and advise on its fiduciary responsibilities.

Additional resources

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Feedback or suggestions?  --  Please contact Sarah McIntyre, Library Director  --