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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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Life after High School: Plan Your Educational Future

Class/Workshop

Work with an educational specialist to outline your goals, research programs, complete career assessments, apply for financial aid and refine your scholarship applications. More info: lahs.pcls.us.

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• Wed 11/21/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Friends of the University Place Library Book Sale

Benefit/Fundraiser, Community Event

Gently used books, CDs, LPs and more! Don't miss out!

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• Sat 11/24/18 at 10:00 AM - 5:00 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.

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• Mon 11/26/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:15 PM

Life after High School: Plan Your Educational Future

Class/Workshop

Work with an educational specialist to outline your goals, research programs, complete career assessments, apply for financial aid and refine your scholarship applications. More info: lahs.pcls.us.

Information:

• Wed 11/28/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Meditation Practice

Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

A free meditation practice session for new and experienced meditators.

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• Wed 11/28/18 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Pierce County Conversations: Our Changing Climate

Community Event, Education, Nature

Learn about the causes and impacts of climate change in the Puget Sound region. Presented by the City of Tacoma. More info: conversations.pcls.us

Information:

• Thu 11/29/18 at - 7:00 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.

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• Thu 11/29/18 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 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.

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• Sat 12/1/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

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 12/3/18 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.

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• Mon 12/3/18 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Holiday Lettering Calligraphy Workshop

Class/Workshop, Holiday

Embellish your holiday cards and decorations with basic Narnonian calligraphy. Fun and versatile, this lettering adds a personal touch to your holiday projects. Bring a few fun pens. Paper and other supplies provided.

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• Tue 12/4/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Pierce County Conversations: Caterpillars, Cubs, a Changing Climate and You

Education, Community Event

Join the Tacoma Nature Center as we learn how global climate change affects plants and animals right here in Pierce County. All ages, under 6 with an adult. More info: conversations.pcls.us.

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• Tue 12/4/18 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Life after High School: Plan Your Educational Future with TCC

Class/Workshop

Work with an educational specialist to outline your goals, research programs, complete career assessments, apply for financial aid and refine your scholarship applications. More info: lahs.pcls.us.

Information:

• Wed 12/5/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Travel Talk: Holiday Travel

Talks/Lectures

Meet other travelers and learn tips and resources to plan your next trip. A topic will be discussed briefly and then we’ll share ideas, relive adventures and get inspiration from others.

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• Wed 12/5/18 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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.

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• Thu 12/6/18 at 3:30 PM - 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 12/8/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Gingerbread Houses

Community Event, For the Family, Holiday

Make and decorate your own gingerbread house. All supplies provided, while they last. All ages; under 6 with an adult. Drop-in. Registered kids drop-in between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Register at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

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• Sat 12/8/18 at 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

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 12/10/18 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 12/10/18 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Wisdom Cafe

Community 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. This month we’ll discuss the positive aspects of aging.

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• Tue 12/11/18 at 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Tapestry Singers Choir Holiday Concert

Choral, Holiday Music

The Tapestry Singers perform a holiday inspired concert in the Library Atrium.

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• Wed 12/12/18 at 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Annual Holiday Concert

Holiday, Community Event

Harpist Susan W. Haas performs holiday favorites in the University Place Civic and Library Building Atrium. A gift to the community provided by the Friends of the University Place Library.

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• Thu 12/13/18 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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.

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• Fri 12/14/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Start and Grow Your Business

Class/Workshop

The Veterans Business Outreach Center provides veteran and non-veteran entrepreneurs with free support. Drop-in.

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• Fri 12/14/18 at 12:00 PM - 6:00 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 12/15/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Puppets Please

Children, Holiday

Colorful marionettes perform a holiday-themed, in-the-round show. Free event.

Information:

• Sat 12/15/18 at 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

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 12/17/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Life after High School: Plan Your Educational Future with TCC

Class/Workshop

Work with an educational specialist to outline your goals, research programs, complete career assessments, apply for financial aid and refine scholarship applications. No commitment to TCC necessary. More info: lahs.pcls.us.

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• Wed 12/19/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Noveltea Book Group

Community Event

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

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• Thu 12/20/18 at 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Meditation Practice

Talks/Lectures

Join us for meditation and teachings.  A social tea is at 6:30pm.

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• Wed 12/26/18 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 12/27/18 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

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

Jeff Evans: New Year's Eve Countdown to Noon

Holiday, For the Family, Magic

Jeff Evans celebrates New Year’s Eve with holiday magic. All ages.

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• Mon 12/31/18 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM