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Sumner Library

1116 Fryar Ave., Sumner, WA

Phone:
1-(253)-548-3306

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org

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Featured Event

Reading Buddies

Volunteer Event, 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. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.

Information:

• Mon 5/7/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
• Mon 5/21/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Other Upcoming Events

Bilingual Story Time

For the Family

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 4/26/18 at - 10:30 AM

Solidari-Tea: Myths About Being Transgender

Community Event

Enjoy tea with your neighbors and join a facilitated discussion about myths surrounding being transgender. Share your views and experiences, and learn from others’ views and experiences.

Information:

• Thu 4/26/18 at - 6:30 PM

Recycled Art

Children, For the Family

What can you create? Recyclable materials provided. Let your imaginations run wild.

Information:

• Fri 4/27/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

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 4/27/18 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 5/1/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Homeschool Meet-Up: Explore Robotics

Children, Education

Join us as we explore coding and robotics concepts with Ozobots and Bee-Bots. All ages. Building materials available for those under 5.

Information:

• Tue 5/1/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 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 5/2/18 at - 10:00 AM

Family Story Time

For the Family

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

Information:

• Wed 5/2/18 at - 11:00 AM

Bilingual Story Time

For the Family

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 5/3/18 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 5/4/18 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 5/8/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Nonfiction Book Club

Social Event

We'll discuss "Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven" by Susan Jane Gilman. Books are available at the Help Desk.

Information:

• Thu 5/10/18 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Garden with Lisa: The Mysterious Seed

Class/Workshop, For the Family, Gardening

Join urban farmer Lisa Taylor and her Garden Critter Academy puppets on a story-filled adventure to learn all about a mysterious seed. Through music, puppetry and hands-on activities, learn how plants make seeds, how seeds travel and how to save seeds to plant later. Identify many different vegetables and plant seeds in a pot to take home. Ages 6 and under with an adult.

Information:

• Fri 5/11/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Disasters & Insurance

Class/Workshop

Learn about how homeowners and renters insurance may - or may not - cover you and your possessions in the event of a disaster. Know it before you need it.

Information:

• Mon 5/14/18 at - 6:30 PM

Read to a Dog

Children, Education

Share a book with a furry friend while improving your reading skills.

Information:

• Mon 5/14/18 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Disasters and Insurance

Class/Workshop

Learn more about how and what to look for in your insurance coverage. Don’t wait until a disaster happens to understand your policy. Hear from industry experts about available policies, provisions, exclusions and coverage. Offered in partnership with the Aging and Disability Resource Center.

Information:

• Mon 5/14/18 at - 6:30 PM

Homeschool Meet-Up: Paper Art

Education

Join us as we practice the art of collage, origami and basic quilling. All ages.

Information:

• Tue 5/15/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 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 5/15/18 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Community Craft Nights

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 5/17/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Solidari-Tea: Exploring Views on White Privilege

Community Event

Enjoy tea with your neighbors and join a facilitated discussion about exploring views on white privilege. Share your views and experiences, and learn from others’ views and experiences.

Information:

• Tue 5/22/18 at - 6:30 PM

The Many Mysteries of Medicaid

Education, Seniors

Learn what Medicaid can do, who can benefit, the limitations and drawbacks and the consequences of drawing on its benefits. A program for all ages.

Information:

• Mon 6/4/18 at - 6:30 PM