2015 Summer at the Library is all about Heroes
June through August 2015
Summer at the Library is for everyone, from birth through high school. It’s a fun-filled journey of discovery that keeps kids, teens and families coming back year after year. Read more...
Shakespeare’s Classic Romance Reimagined
Olympia Library - Tue. Jul. 7, 6:30pm
Award-winning Northwest author Lois Leveen has a new take on Shakespeare’s great romance, “Romeo and Juliet.” Read more...
Watch "Criminals Minds" Wednesdays at Noon
Centralia Library - Wed. July 8, 15, 22, 29 & Aug. 5, 12
Have lunch with an elite team of FBI profilers who analyze twisted criminal minds, trying to anticipate the criminals’ next moves before they strike again. Read more...
Visual Liberties: A Small Town Epic
Lacey Library - Fri. Jul. 10, 7pm
Alec Clayton discusses "Visual Liberties", the final book of his “Freedom Trilogy.” Actors Christian Carvajal and Amanda Stevens will read selected scenes. Read more...
"The Faarian Chronicles: Exile" Author Talk
Raymond Library - Sat. Jul. 11, 2pm
Interplanetary Blood-Suckers, a teen half-alien and a Bossy Mom are key characters in local author Karen Harris Tully's debut novel. Read more...
Food and Garden Series
Olympia Library - June 11, 18 & July 18
Thu. June 11, 5:30pm, “Succession and Companion Planting,”
Thu. June 18, 7:30pm, “Waste Less Food,” & Sat. July 18, 3:30pm - “Organic Home Composting” Read more...
Tumwater Library - Tue. Jul. 21, 5:30pm
Journalist and comic book historian T. Andrew Wahl gives an interactive, multimedia presentation on the evolution of comic book characters. Read more...
Introduction to Gluten-Free Baking: Cake!
Chehalis Library - Sat. Jul. 25, 2pm
Cookbook author Jeanne Sauvage gives a class on gluten-free baking. In this two-hour class, Sauvage will demonstrate how to frost, roll, and decorate a bûche de Noël, a classic roll cake. Read more...
“The Lowest Pair,” to Perform in Centralia
Centralia Library - Sat. Jul. 25, 2pm
The Lowest Pair perform in George Washington Park, just outside the Centralia Library. Their distinctive harmonies weave a folksy, blue-grassy sound so sweet it could soothe a wild beast. Read more...
Hawks Prairie Library Kiosk to Close
Hawks Prairie Center - Thu. Aug. 27, 2015
The closing of the Hawks Prairie Campus of South Puget Sound Community College in late August necessitates removing the Timberland service kiosk at that location. Read more...