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Graham Library

9202 224th St. E., Graham, WA

Phone:
1-(253)-548-3322

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org

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Edible Gardens - Garden Bugs, Diseases & Non-Toxic Alternatives

Gardening, Class/Workshop, Education

Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest—from seed to table. Register at www.piercecountywa.org/ediblegardens or (253) 798-4133. Please do not contact the venue.

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• Tue 6/19/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Author Event: Russ Holter

Talks/Lectures

Russ Holter, author of “Rails to Paradise, the History of the Tacoma Eastern Railroad 1890-1919,” talks about the development of eastern Pierce County.

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• Sat 6/23/18 at - 10:30 AM
• Sat 6/23/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Read-A-Thon Summer Kick-Off

For the Family,Family/Child (Books)

Start your summer with a visit to your local library on June 23. Participate in the all ages Read-A-Thon. For every hour read, your branch will earn a new book! Story times, readers theater and fun for everyone.

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• Sat 6/23/18 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Louie Foxx: Mineral Magic

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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• Tue 6/26/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Golden Tai Chi for Seniors

Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Seniors

An information and exercise class. Gentle, soft gymnastic movements in flowing coordination and motion. Students may do all of the exercises in a chair.

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• Tue 6/26/18 at - 10:15 AM

Tacoma Nature Center: City Critters

Children

Not all wildlife lives in the wild. Many species have successfully adapted to human and urban conditions. Examine a number of our city dwellers through interactive stations and learn why they are thriving.

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• Wed 6/27/18 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

KaBOOM Imagination Playground

Children, Education

What do you imagine creating: a castle, a slide, tunnels or turrets? Kids can do it all with our big blue foam blocks. It’s a movable playground at the library.

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• Fri 6/29/18 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Summer Stories for Babies and Toddlers

Children

For Babies - Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2 with an adult. For Toddlers - Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays, movement games and more! Ages 2-3 with an adult.

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• Fri 6/29/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 6/29/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Dean Ratzman Rocks the Library

Rock

Join accomplished solo artist Dean Ratzman as he plays rock standards and a few originals from his days with the band the Ravells.

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• Sat 6/30/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
• Sat 6/30/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Idea Hatch: Music Maker

Special Event

Experiment with sound at several stations. Make music with a wind tunnel and try out a musical bench! Make a sound and light show when you move, and try out PVC pipe instruments! Make music with mad marble runs and play with oscillation and pitch! All ages.

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• Tue 7/3/18 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/6/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Summer Stories for Babies and Toddlers

Children

For Babies - Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2 with an adult. For Toddlers - Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays, movement games and more! Ages 2-3 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/6/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

The Puppet Theater Presents #1

Children's Theatre,Puppet Theater

Pierce County Library puppeteers present classic stories. “Too Much Noise” and “The Three Little Pigs."

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

Summer Stories for Babies and Toddlers

Children

For Babies - Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2 with an adult. For Toddlers - Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays, movement games and more! Ages 2-3 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/13/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/13/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Edible Gardens - Fall and Winter Gardening

Gardening, Class/Workshop, Education

Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest—from seed to table. Register at www.piercecountywa.org/ediblegardens or (253) 798-4133. Please do not contact the venue.

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• Tue 7/17/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Pierce County Environmental Educators: Trash to Treasured Musical Instruments

Children

Become a rock star for the planet and explore creative ways to make your own instruments at home. Play with our upcycled musical instruments to see how you can use things around the house, from the trash and outside to create your own rockin’ sounds!

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• Wed 7/18/18 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/20/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Summer Stories for Babies and Toddlers

Children

For Babies - Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2 with an adult. For Toddlers - Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays, movement games and more! Ages 2-3 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/20/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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 7/24/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Rock Painting

Children's Arts/Crafts, Painting

Drop in and paint a rock. Fun for the whole family. All ages; under 6 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/27/18 at 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Summer Stories for Babies and Toddlers

Children

For Babies - Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2 with an adult. For Toddlers - Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays, movement games and more! Ages 2-3 with an adult.

Information:

• Fri 7/27/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 7/27/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Ian Dobson: Steel Drum Party

Family/Child

People from different cultures have faced challenges in making music. Find out how they overcame these challenges with creativity, repurposing and recycling objects. Learn about musical innovations and play instruments such as steel drums from the island of Trinidad, the hambone rhythm from the U.S. and the cha-cha dance from Cuba. All ages.

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• Thu 8/2/18 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 8/3/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Summer Stories for Babies and Toddlers

Children

For Babies - Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2 with an adult. For Toddlers - Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays, movement games and more! Ages 2-3 with an adult.

Information:

• Fri 8/3/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
• Fri 8/10/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 8/10/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Rock Painting

Children's Arts/Crafts, Painting

Drop in and paint a rock. Fun for the whole family. All ages; under 6 with an adult.

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• Fri 8/10/18 at 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The Kilted Man

Irish/Celtic

Matthew Gurnsey (The Kilted Man) is a nationally touring Celtic musician who has been providing cultural, educational, family-friendly and delightfully fun programming for more than 10 years. Matthew Gurnsey delights audiences of all age groups with his rousing performances of traditional Irish and Scottish music.

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• Sun 8/12/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Edible Gardens - Fruits, Nuts & Berries

Gardening, Class/Workshop, Education

Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest—from seed to table. These free monthly workshops are held at locations around Pierce County. Register at www.piercecountywa.org/ediblegardens or (253) 798-4133. Please do not contact the venue.

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• Tue 9/18/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Edible Gardens - Composting Basics & Putting the Garden to Bed

Gardening, Class/Workshop, Education

Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest—from seed to table. Register at www.piercecountywa.org/ediblegardens or (253) 798-4133. Please do not contact the venue.

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• Tue 11/20/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM