2nd Saturdays at Pierce County Libraries

It’s the 2nd Saturday again, that means – a TON of fun/ free things to do at your local Pierce County Library. From gardening, to crochet or even kite making, find it here:

2nd Saturdays – Book Buddies
DuPont 10:30 AM

Event audience: Family

Second Saturday each month 10:30 a.m. Practice reading to a book buddy! We are always looking for more book buddy volunteers, just ask us for information! Ages 5-11.

This event is sponsored by Friends of the DuPont Library sponsor these free events.
2nd Saturdays – Make a Treasure Box
Buckley 11:00 AM

Event audience: Family

Create an elegant lidded and decorated box for your secret treasures with Heather Lee.

This event is sponsored by Friends of the Buckley Library sponsor these free events.
2nd Saturdays – Saturday Matinee
Eatonville 2:00 PM

Event audience: Family

Bring the entire family and watch a family-friendly film!

This event is sponsored by Friends of the Eatonville Library sponsor these free events.
2nd Saturdays – Saturday Matinee
Fife 2:00 PM

Event audience: Family

Bring the entire family and watch a family-friendly film!

This event is sponsored by Friends of the Fife Library sponsor these free events.
2nd Saturdays – Beginning Crochet
Orting 1:00 PM

Event audience: Family

Bring hooks and yarn to learn the basics of crocheting with Debra Carson.

This event is sponsored by Friends of the Orting Library sponsor these free events.
2nd Saturdays – Steilacoom’s Saturday Surprise
Steilacoom 1:00 PM

Event audience: Family

Join us for a special event!

This event is sponsored by Friends of the Steilacoom Library sponsor these free events.
2nd Saturdays – Herb and Vegetable Container Gardens
Tillicum 2:00 PM

Event audience: Family

Plant a small container garden and learn about gardening indoors and out. Adults and older children.

This event is sponsored by Friends of Lakewood Library sponsor these free events.
Geek Dad
Lakewood 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Ages 8-14, accompanied by an adult.

Event audience: Family

Make a Kite

Learn by doing! Fun, geeky projects for kids and adults to complete together, inspired by the “Geek Dad” books by Ken Denmead. See more at http://www.wired.com/geekdad/

Online registration begins on Monday, April 16.

* This event requires registration.
This event is sponsored by FRIENDS of the Lakewood Library.
Current Availability: 35

Build It!
University Place 3:00 PM

Ages 6-12.

Event audience: Children, Tween (ages 9-12)

Join us for an hour of imaginative building. Use LEGOs, wooden blocks, straws and imagination to create something amazing!

* This event requires registration.
This event is sponsored by Friends of the University Place Library.
Current Availability: 16

Saturday, May 12, 2012
Summit Garden Club
Summit 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Ages 6-18. Parents and caregivers are welcome to accompany their children.

Event audience: Children, Tween (ages 9-12)

Get your hands dirty with a Washington State University Extension Master Gardner and a librarian! Learn about plants and nature while you help complete an outdoor garden project. For your comfort, please dress for the weather.

No registration required.

This event is sponsored by Friends of the Summit Library.
2nd Saturdays – Mother’s Day Craft
Key Center 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Event audience: Family

Visit the library booth at the Livable Community Fair, Key Peninsula Civic Center, 17010 S. Vaughn Road KPN, and make a Mother’s Day craft.

This event is sponsored by Friends of the Key Center Library sponsor these free events.
2nd Saturdays – Mother’s Day Bouquet
DuPont 1:00 PM

Event audience: Family

Make an edible chocolate bouquet for Mom. Ages 9 and up.

This event is sponsored by Friends of the DuPont Library sponsor these free events.
Mother’s Day Origami
Bonney Lake 3:30 PM

All ages.

Event audience: Family

Just in time for spring and Mother’s Day – learn to make an origami bouquet to brighten up your day or the day of someone you love! We will provide supplies and instructions.

No registration required.

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