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Tillicum Library

14916 Washington Ave. S.W., Lakewood, WA

Phone:
1-(253)-548-3314

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org

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Nutritional Cooking

Class/Workshop, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

From WSU’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), this nine-week course offers hands-on nutrition education cooking classes with a series of lessons through WSU Extension. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate and free recipes to help get you started.

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• Tue 6/26/18 at - 1:30 PM

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

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• Tue 6/26/18 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MDC Employment Assistance

Class/Workshop

Gordon Oliver from Metropolitan Development Council will offer employment assistance to those who have struggled with chronic unemployment. He will direct you to resources on college, trade school and retraining opportunities.

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• Wed 6/27/18 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Miho and Diego Duo: Musical Trip to Japan and South America

World, Family/Child

Miho Takekawa from Japan and Diego Coy from Colombia will introduce their native music and encourage the audience to participate by joining them in singing in Japanese and Spanish as well as body percussion. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about various instruments that are rare in the U.S.

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• Fri 6/29/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Nutritional Cooking

Class/Workshop, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

From WSU’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), this nine-week course offers hands-on nutrition education cooking classes with a series of lessons through WSU Extension. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate and free recipes to help get you started.

Information:

• Tue 7/3/18 at - 1:30 PM

Louie Foxx: Mineral Magic

Children

This show is full of magic, comedy, juggling and tons of audience interaction. You’ll be amazed as a kid from the audience magically creates a diamond! You’ll roll in the aisles laughing as Louie creates a fossil right before your eyes.

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• Fri 7/6/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Nutritional Cooking

Class/Workshop, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

From WSU’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), this nine-week course offers hands-on nutrition education cooking classes with a series of lessons through WSU Extension. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate and free recipes to help get you started.

Information:

• Tue 7/10/18 at - 1:30 PM

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

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• Tue 7/10/18 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 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 7/13/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Nutritional Cooking

Class/Workshop, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

From WSU’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), this nine-week course offers hands-on nutrition education cooking classes with a series of lessons through WSU Extension. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate and free recipes to help get you started.

Information:

• Tue 7/17/18 at - 1:30 PM
• Tue 7/24/18 at - 1:30 PM

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

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• Tue 7/24/18 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Emily’s Paper Crafts: Family Noisemakers

Children's Arts/Crafts

Learn about different sounds all around us, from rain drops to trains to goldfish. Children with an accompanying adult will construct their own musical clacker through a series of shapes and folds.

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• Fri 7/27/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Harvesting Your Own Seeds

Class/Workshop, Gardening

Lisa Taylor, author of the “Maritime Northwest Garden Guide,” will present how to harvest your own seeds and save money while doing it!

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• Sat 7/28/18 at - 2:00 PM

Puppet Theater Presents #2

Children's Theatre, Puppet Theater

Pierce County Library puppeteers present classic stories. Ages 6 and up. “Rumpelstiltskin” and “Henny Penny."

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• Tue 7/31/18 at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Nutritional Cooking

Class/Workshop, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

From WSU’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), this nine-week course offers hands-on nutrition education cooking classes with a series of lessons through WSU Extension. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate and free recipes to help get you started.

Information:

• Tue 7/31/18 at - 1:30 PM

Rock-It Science: Wood that Could Have been a Guitar

Education

Learn about petrified wood and look at and identify different types of wood. Learn how the minerals present in the wood makes some of the most beautiful colors. And learn about the newest trend of speeding up the petrifying process from hundreds of years to just a few. Ages 6-16.

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• Fri 8/3/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cooking With Irene

Food/Tasting,Class/Workshop

Learn how to cook healthy, delicious and affordable meals.

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• Fri 8/3/18 at - 3:30 PM

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts.

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• Tue 8/7/18 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

Animals, Children

Rhythms, melodies, high and low notes—Life is musical! Meet a wild animal ambassador from the zoo and learn about the beats of its habitat. Explore biofacts, such as pelts, shells and feathers, and discover how nature rocks! Ages 5 and up.

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• Fri 8/10/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Master Gardener Program: Garden Bugs, Diseases and Non-toxic Alternatives

Class/Workshop, Gardening

WSU Master Gardener Angela Frye will present organic ways to deter common garden ailments.

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• Sat 8/11/18 at - 2:00 PM

WorkSource Workshop: LinkedIn Help Session

Class/Workshop

Learn how to expand your network, search for LinkedIn-advertised jobs and do company research. Attendees must have a current LinkedIn profile. Need help setting up an account? Ask a librarian for help. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

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• Tue 8/14/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

WorkSource Workshop: Job Seeker's Guide to the Cloud

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

Learn how cloud technologies such as Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive and Dropbox can assist you in your job search. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

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• Tue 8/14/18 at 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM