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South Hill Library

15420 Meridian E., Puyallup, WA

Phone:
1-(253)-548-3303

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org

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Featured Event

Baby Story Time

Children, For the Family, Social Event

Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more.

Information:

• Wed 9/26/18 at - 10:00 AM
• Wed 10/3/18 at - 10:00 AM
• Wed 10/10/18 at - 10:00 AM
• Wed 10/17/18 at - 10:00 AM
• Wed 10/24/18 at - 10:00 AM
• Wed 10/31/18 at - 10:00 AM

Other Upcoming Events

Life after High School: ACT Practice Test

Class/Workshop

Taking practice tests is demonstrated to improve your final score on the ACT exam. Take a free practice test at the library and receive customized study plans using free library resources.

Information:

• Mon 9/24/18 at 4:00 PM - 7:00 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 stories for children and adults to enjoy together.

Information:

• Mon 9/24/18 at 1:30 PM - 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:

• Mon 9/24/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children, For the Family, Social Event

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games.

Information:

• Tue 9/25/18 at - 10:00 AM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Tue 9/25/18 at - 11:30 AM

Self-Care Wednesdays

Social Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Teens, take care of yourself. Join us for Stretch & Sketch and Bibliotherapy.

Information:

• Wed 9/26/18 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Explore Your World: Microscopes

Children, Education

Explore STEM at your library. Get a peek of the microscopic world using our scopes and slides. Best for elementary and middle schoolers; ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Thu 9/27/18 at - 6:30 PM

Job Club

Class/Workshop, Social Event

This casual-yet-informative group meets to share employment tips. Receive support in your job search and learn from other job seekers. Coffee provided.

Information:

• Fri 9/28/18 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Fri 9/28/18 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:

• Mon 10/1/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Play to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family

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:

• Mon 10/1/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Tween/Teen Games

Social Event

Play board games and video games.

Information:

• Mon 10/1/18 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Tue 10/2/18 at - 11:30 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children, For the Family, Social Event

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games.

Information:

• Tue 10/2/18 at - 10:00 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:

• Wed 10/3/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Pierce County Conversations: Self-Care Wednesdays

Community Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Take care of yourself. Join us for Stretch & Sketch and Bibliotherapy.

Information:

• Wed 10/3/18 at - 5:00 PM

Petite Picasso: Pumpkin Fest

Children, For the Family, Holiday

Prepare to get messy with fun, creative and process-driven art activities. Celebrate the season with a pumpkin-themed story and painting project. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

Information:

• Thu 10/4/18 at - 1:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Fri 10/5/18 at - 10:30 AM

Pierce County Conversations: The Healing Tale-How Stories Can Move Us Beyond Shame

Talks/Lectures

Have you ever felt lost for words? Imagine being unable to describe an event in your life and feeling imprisoned by it for years. Explore the power of storytelling and its role in healing with artist and storyteller Rituja Indapure.

Information:

• Sat 10/6/18 at - 3:00 PM

South Hill Book Discussion Group

Meeting

We’ll discuss “The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox” by Maggie O’Farrell. A captivating and critically-acclaimed tale of family secrets and the freedom that truth brings.

Information:

• Mon 10/8/18 at - 7:00 PM

Play to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family

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:

• Mon 10/8/18 at 1:30 PM - 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:

• Mon 10/8/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Coffee with Your Librarian: Funding Library Services

Community Event

Learn more about funding library services for growing and changing communities.

Information:

• Tue 10/9/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Tue 10/9/18 at - 11:30 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children, For the Family, Social Event

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games.

Information:

• Tue 10/9/18 at - 10:00 AM

Pierce County Conversations: Self-Care Wednesdays

Community Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Take care of yourself. Join us for Stretch & Sketch and Bibliotherapy.

Information:

• Wed 10/10/18 at - 5:00 PM

Building Madness

Children

Use LEGOs, Straws & Connectors, blocks and more to construct fabulous contraptions. All ages; under 6 with an adult.

Information:

• Thu 10/11/18 at - 6:30 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Fri 10/12/18 at - 10:30 AM

Your Business: Start Smart

Class/Workshop, Business

A local business expert, a representative from the Small Business Administration and PCLS walk you through what it really takes to start and run a business. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

Information:

• Mon 10/15/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Play to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family

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:

• Mon 10/15/18 at 1:30 PM - 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:

• Mon 10/15/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Tue 10/16/18 at - 11:30 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children, For the Family, Social Event

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games.

Information:

• Tue 10/16/18 at - 10:00 AM

Estate and Life Planning

Class/Workshop

Learn how to plan for the estate and care issues everyone faces.

Information:

• Wed 10/17/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Pierce County Conversations: Self-Care Wednesdays

Community Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Take care of yourself. Join us for Stretch & Sketch and Bibliotherapy.

Information:

• Wed 10/17/18 at - 5:00 PM

Free Seminar & Networking Meeting: Thank You Letters After an Interview

Class/Workshop

Free seminar & networking meeting: Thank you letters after an interview. Thursday, October 18, 2018 11 am start and ends at 1 pm. In the "Meeting Room" to the right when you enter the main entrance of the South Hill Library located at: 15420 Meridian East Puyallup, WA 98375. The seminar will take place at the "Puyallup Job Club" a job seeker networking group for career seekers, business owners, and business professionals. A regular job club meeting consists of one minute introductions of the attendees, business cards & flyers passed, job leads & tips shared, volunteer, networking, training, & free/low cost community events/activities are shared. Walk away from this seminar with PowerPoint presentation notes for the presentation as well as the chance to set up a consultation with career coach/professional marketer/writer/LinkedIn Consultant, Carly Calabrese. Please Pre-RSVP you and your attendees here: https://www.meetup.com/PuyallupJobClub/events/254064149/

Information:

• Thu 10/18/18 at

Tinker Thursdays: Pumpkin Volcano

Education, Children

Play and learn as we build, explore and experiment with our own pumpkin volcanoes. Ages 6 and up. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

Information:

• Thu 10/18/18 at - 6:30 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Fri 10/19/18 at - 10:30 AM

Your Business: Law & Tax Essentials

Business, Class/Workshop

Join local legal and tax experts and a representative from the Small Business Administration as they outline resources available to your small business. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

Information:

• Mon 10/22/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Play to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family

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:

• Mon 10/22/18 at 1:30 PM - 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:

• Mon 10/22/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Tue 10/23/18 at - 11:30 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children, For the Family, Social Event

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games.

Information:

• Tue 10/23/18 at - 10:00 AM

Pierce County Conversations: Self-Care Wednesdays

Community Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Take care of yourself. Join us for Stretch & Sketch and Bibliotherapy.

Information:

• Wed 10/24/18 at - 5:00 PM

Family Book Club: Celebrate the Picture Book

Children, For the Family, Community Event

Join us for a book discussion and a fun art activity. This month’s selection is The Hat Trilogy, which includes “I Want My Hat Back,” “This is Not My Hat” and “We Found a Hat” by Jon Klassen. Read one or all of the selections before the meeting, or just drop in. All ages; under 6 with an adult.

Information:

• Thu 10/25/18 at - 6:30 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Fri 10/26/18 at - 10:30 AM

Crazy Politics: Populism, Conspiracy Theories, and Paranoia in America

Talks/Lectures, Politics

Have American politics always been so crazy? Political science professor Cornell Clayton explores how American politics have become an arena for suspicious and angry minds.

Information:

• Sat 10/27/18 at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Teen Halloween Extravaganza

Community Event, Holiday

Join us for a movie, mini pumpkin decorating, a costume contest and more.

Information:

• Sat 10/27/18 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tween/Teen Games

Social Event

Play board games and video games!

Information:

• Mon 10/29/18 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 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:

• Mon 10/29/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Play to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family

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:

• Mon 10/29/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

NaNoWriMo Novel Prep

Class/Workshop, Community Event

Create a NaNoWriMo account online and start brainstorming your novel. Join us to create character sketches, outline plot and plan your writing time. Located in the conference room.

Information:

• Tue 10/30/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Social Event, Children

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.

Information:

• Tue 10/30/18 at - 11:30 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children, For the Family, Social Event

Enjoy simple picture books, songs, fingerplays and movement games.

Information:

• Tue 10/30/18 at - 10:00 AM

Pierce County Conversations: Self-Care Wednesdays

Community Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Take care of yourself. Join us for Stretch & Sketch and Bibliotherapy.

Information:

• Wed 10/31/18 at - 5:00 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:

• Mon 11/5/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Mon 11/12/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Mon 11/19/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Mon 11/26/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Mon 12/3/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
• Mon 12/10/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM