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Buckley Library

123 S. River Ave., Buckley, WA

Phone:
1-(360)-829-0300

Website:
www.piercecountylibrary.org

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Read-A-Thon Summer Kick-Off

Community Event

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

Explore Your World: Sounds

Class/Workshop,Children

Explore STEM at your library. Build a simple record player, see vibration in action and design paper ears like your favorite animal. Join us as we explore the science of sound!

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• Tue 6/26/18 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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• Wed 6/27/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Louie Foxx: Mineral Magic

Magic

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. All ages.

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• Fri 6/29/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Puppet Theater Presents

Children's Theatre

Pierce County Library puppeteers present classic stories. Ages 6 and up. #1: “Too Much Noise” and “The Three Little Pigs”

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• Thu 7/5/18 at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Emily’s Paper Crafts: Haiku Origami Cranes

Children's Arts/Crafts

Learn how to write a haiku poem and fold three origami cranes. Ages 8-16.

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• Wed 7/11/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

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

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• Wed 7/11/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Escape Room

Social Event

Can you rock our Escape Room? Bring friends or make new ones as you work together to solve puzzles, find clues and break the codes before time runs out. Online registration.

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• Wed 7/11/18 at 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Jeff Evans

Magic

Every book is a magic book, but only when you read it! Jeff Evans’ magic career began from a book of coin tricks he read when he was 12 years old. Discover the amazing things that happen when you open a book and read! All ages.

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• Fri 7/13/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Third Tuesday Book Group

Meeting

We’ll discuss “Sourdough” by Robin Sloan. This book is about Lois Clary, a talented young programmer from Michigan who follows a job to California, only to be drawn into the weird world of food that waits there.

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• Tue 7/17/18 at - 6:30 PM

Pacific Science Center

Family/Child

Dive into the wonderful world of sound with tuning forks, musical instruments and more. Ages 8-18.

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• Wed 7/18/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

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

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• Wed 7/18/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

My Dear Wife and Children: Civil War Letters from a 2nd Minnesota Volunteer

Living History

Author Nick K. Adams reads excerpts from his great-great grandfather’s letters to his wife and children.

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• Tue 7/24/18 at 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

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

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• Wed 7/25/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

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

World

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. All ages.

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• Wed 7/25/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

Children's Theatre

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• Fri 7/27/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Nick K. Adams Presents: Away at War: A Civil War Story of the Family Left Behind

Talks/Lectures

A true story of endurance and loss. This book is based on 100 letters Cpl. David Brainard Griffin wrote his family during his two years of service with Company F of the 2nd Minnesota Regiment of Volunteers.

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• Tue 7/31/18 at 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

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

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• Wed 8/1/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Paint to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family

Create a colorful work of art while learning about shapes, patterns and numbers! Best for children 2-6 with an adult.

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• Fri 8/3/18 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learning Among the Oak Groves: A Look at Celtic Life

Living History

Dressed as a Celtic woman, Tames Alan talks about what it was like to live in ancient Britain at the time of the Roman invasion.

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• Tue 8/7/18 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Summer Stories For Preschoolers

Children

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

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• Wed 8/8/18 at 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

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! Ages 5 and up.

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• Fri 8/10/18 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Third Tuesday Book Group

Meeting

We’ll discuss “The Bartender’s Tale” by Ivan Doig. A dense valentine of a novel about a father and a small town at the start of the 1960s.

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• Tue 8/21/18 at - 6:30 PM