Summer Library Program runs June 1 - August 31

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StoryTrails Available Now!

Walk a trail while you read a picture book, and enjoy interactive facts and questions as you go. Available in Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, and Thurston counties. Find a StoryTrail location near you.

Upcoming Events

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Westport Light StoryTrail

All Day 6/1 - 9/30
Westport
Library Branch: Westport
Room: Outside (Westport)
Age Group: All Ages, Family
Program Type: Featured, Summer Library Program
Event Details:
Experience an Interactive Adventure featuring Swashby and the Sea written by Beth Ferry, Illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal. with informational facts, and activities to enjoy while you walk. This program is a partnership between the Westport Timberla...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18 and older)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

StoryTrail at Woodruff Park

All Day 6/25 - 8/31
Olympia
Library Branch: Olympia
Room: Main Space (Olympia)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Adult (18 and older), All Ages, Family
Program Type: Early Learning & Storytime, Activities & Games, Arts & Culture, Books & Authors
Event Details:
In this collaboration with Olympia Parks, we've deconstructed picture books and put them on signs placed around the park. Enjoy a great book and a nature walk at the same time. Park locations and books will change monthly.  Experience StoryTr...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18 and older)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

StoryTrail at Percival Landing

All Day 7/15 - 8/31
Olympia
Library Branch: Olympia
Room: Main Space (Olympia)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Adult (18 and older), All Ages, Family
Program Type: Early Learning & Storytime, Activities & Games, Arts & Culture, Books & Authors
Event Details:
In this collaboration with Olympia Parks, we've deconstructed picture books and put them on signs placed around the park. Enjoy a great book and a nature walk at the same time. Park locations and books will change monthly.  Experience StoryTr...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Button Making Drop in program

07/16/2022 @ 10:00am - 08/27/2022 @ 5:00pm
Amanda Park
Library Branch: Amanda Park
Room: Main Space (Amanda Park)
Age Group: All Ages, Family
Program Type: Special Event, Summer Library Program
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Lacey
Room: Main Space (Lacey)
Age Group: Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Family
Program Type: Featured, Special Event, Early Learning & Storytime, STEAM, Activities & Games
Event Details:
Hunt for spacecraft all over the library!  Use your observation skills, follow a map, find the answers to a crossword puzzle, and explore the library! This activity will be up for over a month, and may take some time to complete.  Feel f...

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Friends Sponsored / Patrocinado por los Friends

Made possible by support from our Friends of the Library. / El evento es posible con el apoyo de nuestros ‘Friends of the Library’.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18 and older)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
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Take n Make: Wildflower Seed Bombs

All Day 8/1 - 8/31
Aberdeen
Library Branch: Aberdeen
Room: Main Space (Aberdeen)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Adult (18 and older), All Ages, Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, DIY & Crafts
Event Details:
Grab a kit to make wildflower seed bombs using native seeds! Or come to our workshop on August 6th to make seed bombs together. Available while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Early Literacy Table

All Day 8/1 - 12/31
Lacey
Library Branch: Lacey
Room: Main Space (Lacey)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), Family
Program Type: Early Learning & Storytime, STEAM, Activities & Games
Event Details:
Stop by the Lacey Library for a drop-in self-directed early learning activity, paired with tips for caregivers! Activities are refreshed regularly.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Friends Sponsored / Patrocinado por los Friends

Made possible by support from our Friends of the Library. / El evento es posible con el apoyo de nuestros ‘Friends of the Library’.

Materials / Materiales

All materials provided (while supplies last) / Todos los materiales proporcionados (Mientras duren las provisiones)
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Tiny Art Show!!!

All Day 8/2 - 8/31
Oakville
Library Branch: Oakville
Room: Main Space (Oakville)
Age Group: All Ages, Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, DIY & Crafts
Event Details:
Come into the library and look at our display gallery of all the miniature masterpieces created since June 1st!  ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Summer STEAM!

10:00am - 5:00pm
Packwood
Library Branch: Packwood
Room: Children's Area (Packwood)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM
Event Details:
Drop by and explore STEAM activities at the library, with different kits available each week!  Fun for the whole family - bring your friends! ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Summer STEAM!

10:00am - 5:00pm
Mountain View
Library Branch: Mountain View
Room: Main Space (Mountain View)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM
Event Details:
Drop by and explore STEAM activities at the library, with different kits available each week!  Fun for the whole family - bring your friends! ...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Maker Lab

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Elma
Library Branch: Elma
Room: Meeting Room (Elma)
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM

Summer Library Program

This event is a part of the Timberland Regional Library Summer Library Program.

Event Details:
Drop by and explore STEAM activities at the library.  Try something new each week!  Fun for the whole family. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Lacey In Tune: Angel Ocasio

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Lacey
Library Branch: Lacey
Room: Thomas Huntamer Park
Age Group: Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), All Ages, Family
Program Type: Featured, Special Event, Summer Library Program, Music & Performance
Event Details:
A very funny and wacky show that brings a comedy twist to juggling, object balancing, and magic tricks. This show is filled with silly antics, audience participation, music and lots of laughs. A wonderful show suited for family audiences. LOCATION...

Disclaimer(s)

Friends Sponsored / Patrocinado por los Friends

Made possible by support from our Friends of the Library. / El evento es posible con el apoyo de nuestros ‘Friends of the Library’.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Bilingual Time/La hora bilingüe

10:00am - 10:30am
TRL Online Virtual Events
Registration
Library Branch: TRL Online Virtual Events
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), Family
Program Type: Featured, Early Learning & Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Acompáñanos en vivo por Zoom para canciones, rimas y movimientos en inglés y español. Reunimos para La hora bilingüe cada dos semanas.  Se puede apuntarse para recibir un recordatorio con el enlace de Zoom. Join us live on Zoom for songs...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event with Registration / Evento de Zoom con inscripción

This event will be conducted via Zoom. Sign up online for the event to receive a confirmation email with the zoom link. / Este evento se realizará vía Zoom. Apúntese en línea para el evento y para recibir un correo de confirmación con el enlace de Zoom. 

This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Summer STEAM!

10:00am - 5:00pm
Packwood
Library Branch: Packwood
Room: Children's Area (Packwood)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM
Event Details:
Drop by and explore STEAM activities at the library, with different kits available each week!  Fun for the whole family - bring your friends! ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Summer STEAM!

10:00am - 5:00pm
Mountain View
Library Branch: Mountain View
Room: Main Space (Mountain View)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM
Event Details:
Drop by and explore STEAM activities at the library, with different kits available each week!  Fun for the whole family - bring your friends! ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Summer STEAM!

10:00am - 5:00pm
Mountain View
Library Branch: Mountain View
Room: Main Space (Mountain View)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM
Event Details:
Drop by and explore STEAM activities at the library, with different kits available each week!  Fun for the whole family - bring your friends! ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Outdoor Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Chehalis
Library Branch: Chehalis
Room: Main Space (Chehalis)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), All Ages, Family
Program Type: Early Learning & Storytime

Summer Library Program

This event is a part of the Timberland Regional Library Summer Library Program.

Event Details:
LOCATION: In the rose garden on the North side of the Library. Music, movement, books and activities for the whole family. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Spencer Sprocket

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Elma
Library Branch: Elma
Room: Grays Harbor Fairgrounds (Elma Event)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), All Ages, Family
Program Type: Special Event, Summer Library Program, Music & Performance

Summer Library Program

This event is a part of the Timberland Regional Library Summer Library Program.

Event Details:
The Spencer Sprocket show!  Multi-prop juggling, sleight of hand magic, amazing electric unicycle skills, and all ages comedy that the adults enjoy as much as the children do.  Catch his show during the Grays Harbor County Fair on the Kid's...
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

STEAM Kids

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Hoquiam
Library Branch: Hoquiam
Room: Meeting Room (Hoquiam)
Age Group: Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM
Event Details:
Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) through different activities each month. This program will also feature our large collection of LEGO® bricks! This is a drop-in event, so families can come and go as they have time. ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Open Art Studio for Kids

2:30pm - 6:00pm
Centralia
Library Branch: Centralia
Room: Meeting Room (Centralia)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, Activities & Games
Event Details:
Unleash your creativity, experiment with various art supplies, and work on a collaborative art project! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Participating Adults / Adultos participantes

Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. / Los niños tienen que ser acompañados por un adulto participante.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Outdoor Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Elma
Library Branch: Elma
Room: Elma Outreach
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), Family
Program Type: Early Learning & Storytime, Summer Library Program
Event Details:
Join us on the café patio at the Summit Pacific Wellness Center for stories and songs.   ...
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18 and older)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Zoom Family Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
TRL Online Virtual Events
Registration
Library Branch: TRL Online Virtual Events
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Adult (18 and older), All Ages, Family
Program Type: Featured, Early Learning & Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join our expert storytime providers and other families live on Zoom every Friday for songs, music, movement, books, and activities for the whole family. Storytime works best when parents and caregivers participate together, so children must be accomp...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event with Registration / Evento de Zoom con inscripción

This event will be conducted via Zoom. Sign up online for the event to receive a confirmation email with the zoom link. / Este evento se realizará vía Zoom. Apúntese en línea para el evento y para recibir un correo de confirmación con el enlace de Zoom. 

This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Early Art

10:00am - 12:00pm
Hoquiam
Library Branch: Hoquiam
Room: Meeting Room (Hoquiam)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), Family
Program Type: Early Learning & Storytime, Summer Library Program, Arts & Culture
Event Details:
Children birth-five and their families are welcome to join us for simple, open-ended art and play time. This is a drop-in event, so families can come and go as they have time.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Participating Adults / Adultos participantes

Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. / Los niños tienen que ser acompañados por un adulto participante.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2)" group.
This event is in the "Preschool (ages 3-6)" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen (ages 12-18)" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Summer STEAM!

10:00am - 5:00pm
Packwood
Library Branch: Packwood
Room: Children's Area (Packwood)
Age Group: Babies and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Preschool (ages 3-6), School Age (ages 6-11), Teen (ages 12-18), Family
Program Type: Summer Library Program, STEAM
Event Details:
Drop by and explore STEAM activities at the library, with different kits available each week!  Fun for the whole family - bring your friends! ...