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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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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.

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• Fri 2/23/18 at - 10:30 AM

English Conversation Talk Time

Class/Workshop, Education

English conversation for ESL learners.

Information:

• Sat 2/24/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Teen Council

Children, Volunteer Event

Help shape services and events for teens at the library. Participation can count as volunteer hours. Ages 12-18.

Information:

• Mon 2/26/18 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.

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• Mon 2/26/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pierce County Conversations: The Hunting Ground: Film and Discussion

Community Event

A startling exposé of sexual assaults on college campuses in the U.S., institutional cover-ups and the toll on victims and their families. A community discussion will follow the 45-minute film screening, led by staff from Rebuilding Hope, the Sexual Assault Center of Pierce County, and Charee Boulter, Psychologist and Training Director of University of Puget Sound. Movie rating: PG-13.

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• Tue 2/27/18 at - 6:30 PM

A Meditation Practice Group

Health & Wellness/Nutrition

A free meditation practice session for new and experienced meditators.

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• Wed 2/28/18 at - 7:00 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 3/1/18 at 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Tech Help

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 3/2/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

English Conversation Talk Time

Class/Workshop, Education

English conversation for ESL learners.

Information:

• Sat 3/3/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Teen Council

Children, Volunteer Event

Help shape services and events for teens at the library. Participation can count as volunteer hours. Ages 12-18.

Information:

• Mon 3/5/18 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 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 3/5/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

ROBOTS! LEGO Mindstorms

Children, Education

Build and program a robotic vehicle using LEGO Mindstorms kits! Ages 6-14. Registration required at piercecountylibrar.org/calendar.

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• Tue 3/6/18 at 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Reading Buddies

Children

Youth volunteers read and play literacy games with young readers. Reading Buddy volunteers are mentors who give children extra reading practice in a fun environment. They are not tutors. See the help desk at your branch for details and applications. Little Buddies: Ages 4-8, Teen Buddies: Ages 14-18

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• Tue 3/6/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Travel Talk

Class/Workshop, Community Event

Learn tips and use free resources to plan your next trip. This month’s highlight destination is Morocco, but we will also share ideas, relive adventures and get inspiration from others.

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• Wed 3/7/18 at - 7:00 PM

Noveltea Book Group

Community Event

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

Information:

• Wed 3/7/18 at 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

WordPress: Intro

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

Get started creating a website with WordPress.com, learn about the site and get help creating a free account. Registration required.

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• Thu 3/8/18 at 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Tech Help

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:

• Fri 3/9/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

English Conversation Talk Time

Class/Workshop, Education

English conversation for ESL learners.

Information:

• Sat 3/10/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Magic: The Gathering Free Play Social

Gaming, Social Event

Come meet and test your decks with other Magic: The Gathering enthusiasts in this unsanctioned social play time. If you play other collectible card games, feel free to bring them—there may be opportunities to teach how to play them with others present. Ages 9 and up.

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• Sat 3/10/18 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Teen Council

Children, Volunteer Event

Help shape services and events for teens at the library. Participation can count as volunteer hours. Ages 12-18.

Information:

• Mon 3/12/18 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

3D Print Shop

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

Bring a file ready to print, take a quick 3D design lesson, or just watch and learn about the process. For more information, visit stem.pcls.us/3Dprinting.

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• Mon 3/12/18 at 1:00 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 3/12/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Wisdom Cafe

Social 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.

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• Tue 3/13/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 2-3 years.

Information:

• Tue 3/13/18 at - 10:30 AM

Reading Buddies

Children

Youth volunteers read and play literacy games with young readers. Reading Buddy volunteers are mentors who give children extra reading practice in a fun environment. They are not tutors. See the help desk at your branch for details and applications. Little Buddies: Ages 4-8, Teen Buddies: Ages 14-18

Information:

• Tue 3/13/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 2-3 years.

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• Wed 3/14/18 at - 10:00 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 3-6 years.

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• Wed 3/14/18 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:

• Thu 3/15/18 at - 10:30 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 3-6 years.

Information:

• Fri 3/16/18 at - 10:30 AM

English Conversation Talk Time

Class/Workshop, Education

English conversation for ESL learners.

Information:

• Sat 3/17/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Teen Council

Children, Volunteer Event

Help shape services and events for teens at the library. Participation can count as volunteer hours. Ages 12-18.

Information:

• Mon 3/19/18 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 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 3/19/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Reading Buddies

Children

Youth volunteers read and play literacy games with young readers. Reading Buddy volunteers are mentors who give children extra reading practice in a fun environment. They are not tutors. See the help desk at your branch for details and applications. Little Buddies: Ages 4-8, Teen Buddies: Ages 14-18

Information:

• Tue 3/20/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 2-3 years.

Information:

• Tue 3/20/18 at - 10:30 AM

Toddler Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 2-3 years.

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• Wed 3/21/18 at - 10:00 AM

Early Release Movie

Children, Community Event, For the Family

Enjoy a newly-released movie with other children.

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• Wed 3/21/18 at - 1:00 PM

Preschool Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 3-6 years.

Information:

• Wed 3/21/18 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:

• Thu 3/22/18 at - 10:30 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 3-6 years.

Information:

• Fri 3/23/18 at - 10:30 AM

English Conversation Talk Time

Class/Workshop, Education

English conversation for ESL learners.

Information:

• Sat 3/24/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Teen Council

Children, Volunteer Event

Help shape services and events for teens at the library. Participation can count as volunteer hours. Ages 12-18.

Information:

• Mon 3/26/18 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 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 3/26/18 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 2-3 years.

Information:

• Tue 3/27/18 at - 10:30 AM

Reading Buddies

Children

Youth volunteers read and play literacy games with young readers. Reading Buddy volunteers are mentors who give children extra reading practice in a fun environment. They are not tutors. See the help desk at your branch for details and applications. Little Buddies: Ages 4-8, Teen Buddies: Ages 14-18

Information:

• Tue 3/27/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

A Meditation Practice Group

Health & Wellness/Nutrition

A free meditation practice session for new and experienced meditators.

Information:

• Wed 3/28/18 at - 7:00 PM

Toddler Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 2-3 years.

Information:

• Wed 3/28/18 at - 10:00 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 3-6 years.

Information:

• Wed 3/28/18 at - 11:00 AM

Open Mic Night

Open Mic/Music

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 3/29/18 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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:

• Thu 3/29/18 at - 10:30 AM

Preschool Story Time

Children, Education, For the Family

Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 3-6 years.

Information:

• Fri 3/30/18 at - 10:30 AM

English Conversation Talk Time

Class/Workshop, Education

English conversation for ESL learners.

Information:

• Sat 3/31/18 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Vacations of a Different Stripe

Class/Workshop, Seniors, Volunteer Event

There’s a growing interest in alternative vacations ranging from extended house sitting to “voluntourism” and many other options. Sometimes these rewarding experiences are in far off lands while other times they are in our own back yard. Hear about the possibilities and the resources available to connect.

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• Mon 4/23/18 at - 6:30 PM