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Lakewood Library

6300 Wildaire Rd. Southwest, Lakewood, WA

Phone:
1-(253)-548-3302

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org/

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Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

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• Wed 7/18/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Become A YouTuber

Class/Workshop

Find your audience, create your personal style, make vids with your friends and incorporate film-making techniques into your own YouTube channel.

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• Wed 7/18/18 at 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Tech Help

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

Technology got you down? Frustrated? We’re here to help. Bring your questions and your devices and dedicated staff will help you problem solve all of your tech-related problems.

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• Wed 7/18/18 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Gansango Music and Dance: African Beats

Family/Child, World

Come shake, rattle and roll with two African teaching artists who will demonstrate the wide variety of drums found across Africa, and show participants how to play basic rhythms using shakers, bells, drums and clapping. Ages 6 and up. Online Registration

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• Fri 7/20/18 at 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Dig In! Mini Burke Museum

Children, Education

What was the Earth like millions of years ago? Examine real fossils, rocks and minerals, as well as cast replicas of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals and plants. Unearth fossils in our fossil dig pits, learn about the work of paleontologists and geologists, and imagine the amazing life that once inhabited our planet. All ages.

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• Sat 7/21/18 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Interactive Movies

Film

Hang out for snacks, games, antics and shenanigans while watching your fave cult films.

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• Tue 7/24/18 at 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Summer Stories for Babies

Children,Family/Child (Books)

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more.

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• Tue 7/24/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Drop-in Help with WorkSource

Education

WorkSource employment experts help with your specific questions about all things employment-related: resumes, LinkedIn, job coaching and interview prep.

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• Tue 7/24/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Emerald Street: Race, Class, Culture, and the History of Hip Hop in the Northwest

Community Event, Talks/Lectures

Author and professor Daudi Abe discusses how Northwest hip-hop is a document of our region’s social and political movements, energies, ideologies and how it embodies a unique sense of community. Discover the history behind not only the Northwest’s Grammy-winning rappers, but its world champion break dance crew, its internationally read hip-hop magazine, the producers who collaborated with some of the biggest names in music, its world-renowned clothing designers and the grassroots organizations dedicated to community service and education. Funded with support from Humanities Washington.

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• Tue 7/24/18 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Become A YouTuber

Class/Workshop

Find your audience, create your personal style, make vids with your friends and incorporate film-making techniques into your own YouTube channel.

Information:

• Wed 7/25/18 at 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Tech Help

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

Technology got you down? Frustrated? We’re here to help. Bring your questions and your devices and dedicated staff will help you problem solve all of your tech-related problems.

Information:

• Wed 7/25/18 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

Information:

• Wed 7/25/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Resume and Cover Letters

Class/Workshop

Learn how resumes and cover letters convey to a potential employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Explore different resume formats to best display your skills, knowledge and abilities. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

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• Thu 7/26/18 at - 1:00 PM

Puppet Theatre Presents #2

Puppet Theater

Pierce County Library puppeteers present classic stories " Goat in the Chili Peppers" and "Stone Soup." Ages 6 and up.

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• Fri 7/27/18 at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Paint to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family

Create a colorful work of art while learning about shapes, patterns and numbers! Best for children 2-6 with an adult.

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• Mon 7/30/18 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Drop-in Help with WorkSource

Education

WorkSource employment experts help with your specific questions about all things employment-related: resumes, LinkedIn, job coaching and interview prep.

Information:

• Tue 7/31/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Summer Stories for Babies

Children,Family/Child (Books)

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more.

Information:

• Tue 7/31/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Interactive Movies

Film

Hang out for snacks, games, antics and shenanigans while watching your fave cult films.

Information:

• Tue 7/31/18 at 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

Information:

• Wed 8/1/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Interactive Movies

Film

Hang out for snacks, games, antics and shenanigans while watching your fave cult films.

Information:

• Tue 8/7/18 at 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Summer Stories for Babies

Children,Family/Child (Books)

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more.

Information:

• Tue 8/7/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

Information:

• Wed 8/8/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Celebrate International Cat Day

Class/Workshop

Calling all fans of felines! Make crafty cat toys to keep or donate and meet local celebrity cat bloggers. Learn how you can make a difference in your community helping cats in need. A fun afternoon for cat lovers of all ages.

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• Wed 8/8/18 at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Saturday Afternoon Fever

Line Dancing

Disco rocks! Put on your boogie shoes and hustle over to the Library! Learn the “Night Fever” line dance—an easy version for all ages and abilities.

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• Sat 8/11/18 at 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Teen Late Night Library Takeover

Social Event

Give summer a proper send-off by taking over the library after hours! Hang out and rock out with music, games, food and more!

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• Fri 8/17/18 at 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM