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Sumner Library

1116 Fryar Ave., Sumner, WA

Phone:
1-(253)-548-3306

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org

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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 10/19/18 at - 10:30 AM

Sumner Friends Book Sale

Community Event

Support your local library by shopping a fantastic selection of used books both old and new. Sale runs all weekend long and offers a great selection for kids, teens and adults.

Information:

• Sat 10/20/18 at 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
• Sun 10/21/18 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Story Times for Grown Ups

Community Event

Story times are for adults, too. Join master storyteller Harlan Zinck for an entertaining series of short story readings for adults, followed by a discussion.

Information:

• Tue 10/23/18 at - 10:30 AM

Play to Learn

Children, For the Family

Play to Learn is for those who nurture children 6 and under. Each week’s theme offers individual play, fun group activities, songs and story times for children and adults to enjoy together.

Information:

• Tue 10/23/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Homeschool Meet-Up

Education, Children

Join local homeschool families as we explore our world with themed STEAM activities. Meet others, learn something and have fun. For school-aged children ages 5-14. Younger siblings welcome.

Information:

• Tue 10/23/18 at - 10:30 AM

Play to Learn

Children

Thematic curriculum invites individual play, group activities, songs and group circle time for children and adults to enjoy together. For ages 0-6 and the adults who care for them.

Information:

• Tue 10/23/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Family Story Time

For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays. For families with young children. 30 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 10/24/18 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:

• Wed 10/24/18 at - 10:00 AM

Bilingual Story Time

Family/Child (Books),Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays. Bilingual story times are offered in English and Spanish. For families with young children 30 minutes

Information:

• Thu 10/25/18 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 10/26/18 at - 10:30 AM

A Masquerade Murder Mystery

Community Event

An evening of mystery and intrigue at the library. Join us for a lighthearted, interactive mystery theater program. Nationally known Murder Mystery Co. will perform and it’s up to YOU to solve the crime. Call 253-548-3306 to register. Ages 9 and up.

Information:

• Fri 10/26/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Magician Jeff Evans: Secrets of Wizards

Community Event, For the Family, Magic

It’s magic, puppetry, ventriloquism, danger, the unexpected and laugh-out loud fun rolled into one show inspired by Harry Potter. Costumes encouraged.

Information:

• Sat 10/27/18 at - 2:30 PM

Play to Learn

Children, For the Family

Play to Learn is for those who nurture children 6 and under. Each week’s theme offers individual play, fun group activities, songs and story times for children and adults to enjoy together.

Information:

• Tue 10/30/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Story Times for Grown Ups

Community Event

Story times are for adults, too. Join master storyteller Harlan Zinck for an entertaining series of short story readings for adults, followed by a discussion.

Information:

• Tue 10/30/18 at - 10:30 AM

Play to Learn

Children

Thematic curriculum invites individual play, group activities, songs and group circle time for children and adults to enjoy together. For ages 0-6 and the adults who care for them.

Information:

• Tue 10/30/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Family Story Time

For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays. For families with young children. 30 minutes.

Information:

• Wed 10/31/18 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:

• Wed 10/31/18 at - 10:00 AM

Friends of the Sumner Library Meeting

Meeting

The Friends of the Sumner Library is a nonprofit organization open to anyone interested in supporting the work of the Sumner Pierce County Library.

Information:

• Sat 11/3/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Write in the Valley: Chapter 10: Recording Nostalgia

Talks/Lectures

Join us for the 10th annual workshop. Learn from three local experts who will guide you in memoir exercises, basic genealogy research and writing techniques that capture your history. Take a self-guided walking tour of historic downtown Sumner following author panel and Q&A.

Information:

• Sat 11/3/18 at 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Play to Learn

Children

Thematic curriculum invites individual play, group activities, songs and group circle time for children and adults to enjoy together. For ages 0-6 and the adults who care for them.

Information:

• Tue 11/6/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Nonfiction Book Club

Meeting

We’ll discuss “Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune” by Bill Dedman. A rich mystery of wealth and loss. Books available at Sumner Library Help Desk.

Information:

• Thu 11/8/18 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Play to Learn

Children

Thematic curriculum invites individual play, group activities, songs and group circle time for children and adults to enjoy together. For ages 0-6 and the adults who care for them.

Information:

• Tue 11/13/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Community Craft Night

Community Event

Bring your own craft project or start a new one. All experience levels welcome. Get crafty with others in a relaxed, non-judgmental space.

Information:

• Thu 11/15/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Caring for the Caregiver Workshop

Class/Workshop

If you care for children, sick, elderly or disabled loved ones, this workshop is for you. Presented by Pierce County Aging & Disability Resources.

Information:

• Thu 11/15/18 at - 3:00 PM

Play to Learn

Children

Thematic curriculum invites individual play, group activities, songs and group circle time for children and adults to enjoy together. For ages 0-6 and the adults who care for them.

Information:

• Tue 11/20/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Tue 11/27/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Tue 12/4/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Tue 12/11/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM