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University Place Library

3609 Market Pl. West, University Place, WA

Phone:
1-(253)-548-3307

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org

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Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

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• Wed 1/23/19 at - 10:00 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

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• Wed 1/23/19 at - 11:00 AM

Baby Story Time

Children

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. For ages 0-24 months, accompanied by an adult. 20-60 minutes.

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• Thu 1/24/19 at - 10:30 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

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• Fri 1/25/19 at - 10:30 AM

Vinyasa Flow Yoga

Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Join certified yoga instructor Liz Grasher for 60 minutes of vinyasa flow yoga. A gentle flow class to connect breath to movement. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

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• Fri 1/25/19 at - 4:00 PM

Life after High School: #Adulting-Feed Yourself

Class/Workshop

Earn your adulting badge in this four-week interactive series. For ages 16-24. Go beyond ramen to feed yourself tasty and nutritional food on a budget. Attend for free snacks! More info: lahs.pcls.us.

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• Sat 1/26/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Talk Time: English Conversation for ESL Learners

Class/Workshop

Free ESL conversation group invites members of the community to learn, connect and practice English language skills.

Information:

• Sat 1/26/19 at - 10:00 AM

Teen Council

Volunteer Event

Teen councils can plan events and work on special projects, recommend books and other materials, and discuss all the great ideas you will share. Teen council counts for service credit. Contact Genevieve at gdettmer@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3307 for more information.

Information:

• Mon 1/28/19 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

Class/Workshop

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

Information:

• Mon 1/28/19 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:15 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

Information:

• Tue 1/29/19 at - 10:30 AM

Meditation Practice

Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

A free meditation practice session for new and experienced meditators.

Information:

• Wed 1/30/19 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 1/30/19 at - 10:00 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 1/30/19 at - 11:00 AM

Baby Story Time

Children

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. For ages 0-24 months, accompanied by an adult. 20-60 minutes.

Information:

• Thu 1/31/19 at - 10:30 AM

Open Mic Night

Open Mic/Music,Signing/Readings,Community Event,For the Family

Want to share your talent? Tell a story, sing a song, read a poem or just sit back and enjoy. All ages, talents and abilities welcome at this family-friendly event. Contact Steve Carmody at scarmody@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3601 for more information.

Information:

• Thu 1/31/19 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Fri 2/1/19 at - 10:30 AM

Get Smart: Tech Help

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

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

Information:

• Fri 2/1/19 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Life after High School: #Adulting-Move Out

Class/Workshop

Earn your adulting badge in this four-week interactive series. For ages 16-24. Are you ready to rent? Find out what it takes to live on your own. Attend to receive a free décor giveaway. More info: lahs.pcls.us.

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• Sat 2/2/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Talk Time: English Conversation for ESL Learners

Class/Workshop

Free ESL conversation group invites members of the community to learn, connect and practice English language skills.

Information:

• Sat 2/2/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Free Mason Bee Lecture

Talks/Lectures

Learn about Mason Bees at a free lecture by Curran Orchard Mason Beekeeper Rick Mercier at the UP Library on Saturday, Feb. 2, from 11:45am-1:45pm. Many times more effective than honey bees, Blue Orchard Mason Bees are also totally nonaggressive. They are easy to care for and are our very own native Pacific Northwest Native Bee. These are the same bees used to pollinate the Curran Orchard and have proven to substantially increase the crop yield.

Information:

• Sat 2/2/19 at 11:45 AM - 1:45 PM

Teen Council

Volunteer Event

Teen councils can plan events and work on special projects, recommend books and other materials, and discuss all the great ideas you will share. Teen council counts for service credit. Contact Genevieve at gdettmer@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3307 for more information.

Information:

• Mon 2/4/19 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

Business, Class/Workshop

WorkSource employment experts help you with your specific questions about all things employment related—resumes, unemployment claims, job coaching and interview prep.

Information:

• Mon 2/4/19 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

Information:

• Tue 2/5/19 at - 10:30 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 2/6/19 at - 11:00 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 2/6/19 at - 10:00 AM

Baby Story Time

Children

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. For ages 0-24 months, accompanied by an adult. 20-60 minutes.

Information:

• Thu 2/7/19 at - 10:30 AM

Knit (or Crochet) Together

Children

Transform yarn into amazing creations. Learn to knit or crochet, improve your knitting, or just come and knit. All skill levels welcome; experienced knitters on hand. Bring your own supplies.

Information:

• Thu 2/7/19 at 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Fri 2/8/19 at - 10:30 AM

Get Smart: Tech Help

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

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

Information:

• Fri 2/8/19 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Life after High School: #Adulting-Make Money

Class/Workshop

Earn your adulting badge in this four-week interactive series. Explore the ins and outs of making money, spending money and saving money. Attend for a chance to win a gift card.For ages 16-24. More info: lahs.pcls.us.

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• Sat 2/9/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Talk Time: English Conversation for ESL Learners

Class/Workshop

Free ESL conversation group invites members of the community to learn, connect and practice English language skills.

Information:

• Sat 2/9/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

Business, Class/Workshop

WorkSource employment experts help you with your specific questions about all things employment related—resumes, unemployment claims, job coaching and interview prep.

Information:

• Mon 2/11/19 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Teen Council

Volunteer Event

Teen councils can plan events and work on special projects, recommend books and other materials, and discuss all the great ideas you will share. Teen council counts for service credit. Contact Genevieve at gdettmer@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3307 for more information.

Information:

• Mon 2/11/19 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

Information:

• Tue 2/12/19 at - 10:30 AM

Wisdom Café

Social Event

Designed with older adults in mind, Wisdom Café offers an opportunity to meet and converse with others on a variety of pre-determined topics.

Information:

• Tue 2/12/19 at 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Keys to Caring @ Home

Seniors, Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

About 80% of us will need some form of long term care in our lifetimes. And about 80% of that care will be provided at home by family. The best care can produce the best outcomes. Whether adult children are caring for their parents or older adults are caring for their children and grandchildren, it’s important to choose the right care that maximizes quality of life and minimizes wasted expenses. Learn what services are available, how to ask for the kind of care you need, the costs involved, options for paying for care and the pitfalls that can easily be avoided with a little advance knowledge.

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• Tue 2/12/19 at - 6:30 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 2/13/19 at - 10:00 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 2/13/19 at - 11:00 AM

Baby Story Time

Children

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. For ages 0-24 months, accompanied by an adult. 20-60 minutes.

Information:

• Thu 2/14/19 at - 10:30 AM

Noveltea Book Group

Community Event

Afternoon book talk and tea. See Kristine in the library or email upref@piercecountylibrary.org for more information.

Information:

• Thu 2/14/19 at 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Fri 2/15/19 at - 10:30 AM

Start and Grow Your Business

Business, Class/Workshop

Drop-in help in the conference room for new and aspiring business owners. Offered in partnership with the Small Business Administration and the Veterans Business Outreach Center.

Information:

• Fri 2/15/19 at 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Talk Time: English Conversation for ESL Learners

Class/Workshop

Free ESL conversation group invites members of the community to learn, connect and practice English language skills.

Information:

• Sat 2/16/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games. For ages 2-3, accompanied by an adult. 20-30 minutes.

Information:

• Tue 2/19/19 at - 10:30 AM
• Wed 2/20/19 at - 10:00 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 2/20/19 at - 11:00 AM

Small Plot and Community Garden Planning

Class/Workshop, Gardening

Interested in starting a small vegetable garden? Learn how to design a plot, select seeds and start plants for a small garden from WSU Master Gardener Judith Thierry.

Information:

• Wed 2/20/19 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Baby Story Time

Children

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. For ages 0-24 months, accompanied by an adult. 20-60 minutes.

Information:

• Thu 2/21/19 at - 10:30 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays are followed by a learning-filled play time for caregivers and children. For ages 3-6 with an adult. 30-60 minutes.

Information:

• Fri 2/22/19 at - 10:30 AM

Talk Time: English Conversation for ESL Learners

Class/Workshop

Free ESL conversation group invites members of the community to learn, connect and practice English language skills.

Information:

• Sat 2/23/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Curious George and the Golden Meatball with Tacoma Musical Playhouse

Children's Theatre

Meet Curious George and enjoy games, activities and fun! Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

Information:

• Sat 2/23/19 at - 12:30 PM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

Business, Class/Workshop

WorkSource employment experts help you with your specific questions about all things employment related—resumes, unemployment claims, job coaching and interview prep.

Information:

• Mon 2/25/19 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Teen Council

Volunteer Event

Teen councils can plan events and work on special projects, recommend books and other materials, and discuss all the great ideas you will share. Teen council counts for service credit. Contact Genevieve at gdettmer@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3307 for more information.

Information:

• Mon 2/25/19 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Meditation Practice

Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

A free meditation practice session for new and experienced meditators.

Information:

• Wed 2/27/19 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Open Mic Night

Open Mic/Music,Signing/Readings,Community Event,For the Family

Want to share your talent? Tell a story, sing a song, read a poem or just sit back and enjoy. All ages, talents and abilities welcome at this family-friendly event. Contact Steve Carmody at scarmody@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3601 for more information.

Information:

• Thu 2/28/19 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM