Pinetop-Lakeside Public Library

About the Library

First founded in 1930 as the independent Lakeside Public Library, Pinetop-Lakeside Public Library is now a department of the Town, with a staff of seven full- and part-time employees. The library is housed in the beautiful 5,760 square-foot Larson Memorial Building, named for library founder Wallace H. Larson.


1595 Johnson Dr. Lakeside, AZ 85929

The library is located in the beautiful Larson Memorial Building at 1595 Johnson Drive, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85929, at the intersection of Highway 260 and Woodland Rd. (across from WME Village 8 Theatre).

Phone: (928) 368-6688     Email:


Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday:  Closed
Winter Hours run from August 1st to April 1st. The library will be closed on Federal holidays: New Year’s Day, Civil Rights Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide access to information, materials, and services for community residents of all ages.

Our Vision

Our vision is to become the heart of our community by providing:

  • A safe, fun, and engaging facility for community members to visit;
  • Library materials and services that meet the information and recreation needs of our community; and
  • Library programs that inform, entertain, and inspire.

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February 2024 Calendar

New Books

The Dragon's Promise
The Mystery Guest


All Library Policies are reviewed and approved by the Pinetop-Lakeside Town Council. You can view all policies HERE (PDF) .