National Novel Writing Month
Check Local Timberland Library for Events
NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is a fun and exciting way to
challenge yourself to write 50,000 words during the
month of November! Find out how to sign-up for NaNoWriMo and more at
these events or check with your local Timberland library! Read more...
Gilkey Tugs & the Bahada’s Final Demise
Centralia Library, Friday, Nov. 17, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Join local researcher & historian Shawn Murphy as
he shares the story of The Bahada, an 86-foot
steam tugboat owned by Gilkey Brothers Towing
Co., built in Seattle in 1902. Read more...
Maritime History of Olympia and South Puget Sound
Lacey Library, Friday, November 17, 2 - 3:00 p.m.
At this author talk, Les Eldridge and John W. Hough will guide us through the evolution of South
Puget Sound Read more...
International Games Day Celebration
Lacey Library, Saturday, Nov 18, 10 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Join the Lacey Timberland Library in celebrating International Games Day.
Enjoy our fantastic selection of board games and various tabletop games, or
feel free to bring in your favorite game. Read more...
Good News for Tumwater Public School Students
The new service is a partnership between the Tumwater School District (TSD),
which bought and provides the laptops, and the Timberland Regional Library
(TRL), which manages and check outs the equipment. Read more...
Winter's Return: A Celebration in Music
Belfair Library, Thursday, November 30, 7-8 p.m.
Enjoy an evening with four world touring musicians. William Pint, Felicia Dale, Tania Opland, and Michael Freeman perform songs of the season on a variety of instruments, including hurdy-gurdy, mandolin, hammered dulcimer, and more. Read more...
Tumwater Library, Friday, December 1, 7-10 p.m.
Local teens are cordially invited to attend a night of well-mannered frivolity, filled
with magic and enchantment not usually seen in the muggle world. Read more...
Kids Love Comics
Olympia library, Saturday, December 2, 1 - 4:30 p.m.
Join Faith Erin Hicks & Kazu Kibuishi along with Danger Room Comics at this special event celebrating comics for kids! Come dressed up as your favorite comic book character! Read more...
Elma Timberland Library Closure
CLOSED FOR RENOVATION: 11/28 - 12/16
The Elma Timberland Library will be closed from Tuesday, November 28
through Saturday, December 16 for new carpeting. Read more...
Get Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certified
Now at 5 Timberland Libraries
TRL now provides certification testing on Microsoft Office software at Timberland libraries in Aberdeen, Chehalis, Naselle, North Mason, and Tumwater. Read more...