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University Place Library


address  3609 Market Pl. West
 University Place, WA  98466
phone (253) 548-3307
www.piercecountylibrary.org

Upcoming Events

Tech Help

Computers/Technology
Technology got you down? Frustrated? We're here to help. Bring your questions and devices, and dedicated staff will help you with your tech-related problems.
Pierce County Library System;University Place Library;Get Smart;tech help
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Fri 2/2/18 at 2pm-4pm 
 • Fri 2/9/18 at 2pm-4pm 

English Conversation Talk Time

Class/Workshop, Education
English conversation for ESL learners.
Pierce County Library System;ESL
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Sat 1/27/18 at 10am-11:30am 
 • Sat 2/3/18 at 10am-11:30am 
 • Sat 2/10/18 at 10am-11:30am 
 • Sat 2/17/18 at 10am-11:30am 
 • Sat 2/24/18 at 10am-11:30am 

Open Mic Night

Open Mic/Music
Want to share your talent/ Tell a story, sing a song, read a poem or just sit back and enjoy. All ages, talents and abilities welcome at this family-friendly event. Contact Steve Carmody at scarmody@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3601 for more information.
Pierce County Library System;University Place Library;Open Mic Night
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: All ages
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Wed 1/24/18 at 5pm-7pm 
 • Thu 2/22/18 at 5pm-7pm 

Teen Council

Children, Volunteer Event
Teen councils can plan events and work on special projects, recommend books and other materials, and discuss all the great ideas you will share. Teen council counts for service credit. Contact Genevieve at gdettmer@piercecountylibrary.org or 253-548-3307 for more information.
Pierce County Library System;University Place Library;Summer Reading;teen council;volunteer
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Mon 1/29/18 at 4pm-5pm 
 • Mon 2/5/18 at 4pm-5pm 
 • Mon 2/12/18 at 4pm-5pm 
 • Mon 2/26/18 at 4pm-5pm 

Toddler Story Time

Children
Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.
Pierce County Library System;University Place Library;story time;baby;toddler
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 2-3
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Tue 1/23/18 at 10:30am 
 • Wed 1/24/18 at 10am 
 • Tue 1/30/18 at 10:30am 
 • Wed 1/31/18 at 10am 
 • Tue 2/6/18 at 10:30am 
 • Wed 2/7/18 at 10am 
 • Tue 2/13/18 at 10:30am 

Wisdom Cafe

Community Event
Designed with older adults in mind, Wisdom Café offers an opportunity to meet and converse with others on a variety of pre-determined topics. This month we’ll discuss the positive aspects of aging.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Tue 2/13/18 at 2pm-3:30pm 

Toddler Story Time

Children
Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.
Pierce County Library System;University Place Library;story time;baby;toddler
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 2-3
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Wed 2/14/18 at 10am 
 • Tue 2/20/18 at 10:30am 
 • Wed 2/21/18 at 10am 

Preschool Story Time

Children
Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 3-6
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Wed 1/24/18 at 11am 
 • Wed 1/31/18 at 11am 

Baby Story Time

Children
Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 0-24 months
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Thu 1/25/18 at 10:30am 
 • Thu 2/1/18 at 10:30am 
 • Thu 2/8/18 at 10:30am 
 • Thu 2/15/18 at 10:30am 
 • Thu 2/22/18 at 10:30am 

Preschool Story Time

Children
Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 3-6
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Fri 1/26/18 at 10:30am 

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

Class/Workshop, Education
WorkSource employment experts help with your specific questions about all things employment related: resumes, LinkedIn, job coaching, interview prep.
Pierce County Library System;worksource;job prep
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Mon 1/29/18 at 10am till 12pm, 2pm till 4pm 

Noveltea Book Group

Community Event
Afternoon book talk and tea. See Kristine in the library or email upref@piercecountylibrary.org for more information.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Thu 2/15/18 at 3:30pm-5pm 

Roominate

Children, Education
Explore science, technology, engineering and math with Roominate, the building set that allows you to build with electricity. Ages 6 and up. Sponsored by the Washington State Library.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 6 and up
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Wed 1/24/18 at 1:30pm-4pm 

Knit (or Crochet) Together

Children
Learn to knit or crochet, or just come knit with us. All skill levels welcome. Supplies provided.
• Kid Friendly
knitting;crochet;DIY;crafts;
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Thu 2/1/18 at 3:30pm-5pm 

Preschool Story Time

Children
Stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for children and caregivers. Ages 3-6 years.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 3-6
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Fri 2/2/18 at 10:30am 
 • Wed 2/7/18 at 11am 
 • Fri 2/9/18 at 10:30am 
 • Wed 2/14/18 at 11am 
 • Fri 2/16/18 at 10:30am 
 • Wed 2/21/18 at 11am 
 • Fri 2/23/18 at 10:30am 

Life after High School: ACT/SAT Practice Test

Class/Workshop
Taking practice tests is demonstrated to improve your final score on the ACT and SAT exams. Take a free practice test and receive customized study plans using free library resources.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Sat 2/3/18 at 1pm-4pm 

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

Class/Workshop
WorkSource employment experts help you with your specific questions about all things employment related—resumes, unemployment claims, job coaching and interview prep.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Mon 2/5/18 at 10am till 12pm, 2pm till 4pm 
 • Mon 2/12/18 at 10am till 12pm, 2pm till 4pm 

ROBOTS! LEGO Mindstorms

Children, Education
Build and program a robotic vehicle using LEGO Mindstorms kits! Ages 6-14. Registration required at piercecountylibrar.org/calendar.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: 6-14
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Tue 2/6/18 at 3pm-5pm 

Make Your Own Valentine Card

Children
Create and design your own Valentine’s Day card. For children of all ages.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Wed 2/7/18 at 2pm-4pm 

Travel Talk

Talks/Lectures
Learn tips and use free resources to plan your next trip. There will be a featured monthly destination, but we will also share ideas, relive adventures and get inspiration from others.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Wed 2/7/18 at 7pm 

Mason Bees - Nature's Friendly Pollinators

Talks/Lectures
Curran Apple Orchard beekeeper Rick Mercier will discuss "Nature's Friendly Pollinators - Mason Bees" along with information on raising bees at home followed by a question and answer session.
Gardening;Mason Bees;Curran Orchard
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: www.curranappleorchard.com
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Schedule
 • Sat 2/10/18 at 10am-11:30am 

Life after High School: Financial Foundations

Class/Workshop
You depend on banks and credit unions to safeguard your money, so it’s critical to choose the financial institution that’s right for you, understand what they are doing with your money and how to get the best service. Presented by Financial Beginnings.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Sat 2/10/18 at 1pm 

Cloud Basics

Computers/Technology, Class/Workshop
Curious about the cloud? Learn the basics of cloud storage and how it can help you manage and protect your personal data. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.
Pierce County Library System;University Place Library;cloud storage
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Wed 2/14/18 at 3pm-4pm 

Living & Thriving with Parkinson's

Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Seniors
Parkinson’s is a complex disease that can affect almost every part of the body, ranging from how you move to how you feel to how you think and process. It affects not just those with the disease but their loved ones as well. While Parkinson’s affects everyone differently, there are certain things that anyone can do to live well with Parkinson’s and actually thrive.
Dementia;Parkinson's;health;tremors
Event Info: (253) 798-4600
Ages: All
Price: Free; No RSVP Required
Event Website: www.PierceADRC.org
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 • Wed 2/14/18 at 6:30pm 

littleBits Workshop

Children, Education
littleBits are easy-to-use, snap-together electronic building blocks for creating inventions by putting circuits together, bit by bit. No electronics experience needed. Ages 9 and up; under 9 with an adult.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Fri 2/16/18 at 3:30pm-5pm 

Winter Break Movie

Social Event, Children
Enjoy a newly-released movie with other children.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Tue 2/20/18 at 1pm 

Drop-In Help with WorkSource

Class/Workshop
WorkSource employment experts help you with your specific questions about all things employment related—resumes, unemployment claims, job coaching and interview prep.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Mon 2/26/18 at 10am-12pm 

Pierce County Conversations: The Hunting Ground: Film and Discussion

Community Event
A startling exposé of sexual assaults on college campuses in the U.S., institutional cover-ups and the toll on victims and their families. A community discussion will follow the 45-minute film screening, led by staff from Rebuilding Hope, the Sexual Assault Center of Pierce County, and Charee Boulter, Psychologist and Training Director of University of Puget Sound. Movie rating: PG-13.
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Tue 2/27/18 at 6:30pm 

A Meditation Practice Group

Health & Wellness/Nutrition
A free meditation practice session for new and experienced meditators.
Pierce County Library System;University Place Library;Summer Reading;meditation;
Event Info: (253) 548-3307
Ages: Adults
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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Schedule
 • Wed 2/28/18 at 7pm