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Milton/Edgewood Library


address  900 Meridian Ave. E.
 Milton, WA  98354
phone (253) 548-3325
www.piercecountylibrary.org

Upcoming Events

Tacoma Nature Center: City Critters

Children
Not all wildlife lives in the wild. Many species have successfully adapted to human and urban conditions. Examine a number of our city dwellers through interactive stations and learn why they are thriving.
Event Info: (253) 548-2235
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Sat 6/23/18 at 1pm-3pm 

Read-A-Thon Summer Kick-Off

For the Family, Family/Child (Books)
Start your summer with a visit to your local library on June 23. Participate in the all ages Read-A-Thon. For every hour read, your branch will earn a new book! Story times, readers theater and fun for everyone.
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Sat 6/23/18 at 1pm-3pm 

Emily’s Paper Crafts: Family Noisemakers

Children's Arts/Crafts
Learn about different sounds all around us, from rain drops to trains to goldfish. Children with an accompanying adult will construct their own musical clacker through a series of shapes and folds. Ages 2-12.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
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Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Sat 6/23/18 at 2pm-3pm 

Friends of the Milton/Edgewood Library Meeting

Meeting
Open to the public.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Tue 6/26/18 at 5:30pm 

Pierce County Environmental Educators: Trash to Treasured Musical Instruments

Children
Become a rock star for the planet and explore creative ways to make your own instruments at home. Play with our upcycled musical instruments to see how you can use things around the house, from the trash and outside to create your own rockin’ sounds!
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
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Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Tue 6/26/18 at 2pm-3pm 

Miho and Diego Duo: Musical Trip to Japan and South America

World, Family/Child
Miho Takekawa from Japan and Diego Coy from Colombia will introduce their native music and encourage the audience to participate by joining them in singing in Japanese and Spanish as well as body percussion. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about various instruments that are rare in the U.S.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
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Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 6/27/18 at 2pm-3pm 

Summer Stories for Babies

Children, Family/Child (Books)
Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2, with an adult.
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 6/27/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 6/27/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 
 • Wed 7/4/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Babies

Children, Family/Child (Books)
Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2, with an adult.
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 7/4/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 
 • Wed 7/11/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 7/11/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 
 • Wed 7/18/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Babies

Children, Family/Child (Books)
Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2, with an adult.
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 7/18/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 
 • Wed 7/25/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 7/25/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 
 • Wed 8/1/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Babies

Children, Family/Child (Books)
Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2, with an adult.
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 8/1/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 
 • Wed 8/8/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Preschoolers

Children
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Ages 3-6 with an adult.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 8/8/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 
 • Wed 8/15/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

Summer Stories for Babies

Children, Family/Child (Books)
Join in with your child and enjoy books, action rhymes, knee bounces, songs and more. Ages 0-2, with an adult.
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 8/15/18 at 11:30am-12:30pm 

The Puppet Theater Presents #1

Children's Theatre, Puppet Theater
Pierce County Library puppeteers present classic stories. “Too Much Noise” and “The Three Little Pigs”
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Tue 7/10/18 at 2:30pm-3:30pm 

Idea Hatch: Music Maker

Special Event
Experiment with sound at several stations. Make music with a wind tunnel and try out a musical bench! Make a sound and light show when you move, and try out PVC pipe instruments! Make music with mad marble runs and play with oscillation and pitch! All ages.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Tue 7/17/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm 

Community Craft Circle

Class/Workshop, Community Event
Bring your own project or start a new one. Get crafty in a relaxed, non-judgmental space. All experience levels welcome!
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Tue 7/17/18 at 6:30pm-8pm 

Escape Room

Social Event
Can you rock our Escape Room? Bring friends or make new ones as you work together to solve puzzles, find clues and break the codes before time runs out. Online Registration.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Ages: Teen
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Wed 7/18/18 at 3pm-4pm 

Nancy Stewart

World, Family/Child
Join local singer-songwriter Nancy Stewart for this interactive multicultural musical journey around the world. You’ll sing traditional and original songs and play rhythm instruments made of kelp, gourds and even goat toenails!
• Kid Friendly
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Thu 7/19/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm 

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

Animals, Children
Rhythms, melodies, high and low notes—Life is musical! Meet a wild animal ambassador from the zoo and learn about the beats of its habitat. Explore biofacts, such as pelts, shells and feathers, and discover how nature rocks! Ages 5 and up.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Thu 7/26/18 at 11am-12pm 

Eat Your Yard: Edible Landscape Design

Gardening
Join Lisa Taylor, author of the “Maritime Northwest Garden Guide” and “Your Farm in the City: An Urban Dweller’s Guide to Growing Food and Raising Animals.” Learn how to include edibles among your existing landscape and explore how selecting edible landscape trees, shrubs and annuals can feed your family year-round.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Ages: Adult
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Tue 7/31/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm 

Ian Dobson: Steel Drum Party

Special Event
People from different cultures have faced challenges in making music. Find out how they overcame these challenges with creativity, repurposing and recycling objects. Learn about musical innovations and play instruments such as steel drums from the island of Trinidad, the hambone rhythm from the U.S. and the cha-cha dance from Cuba.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Thu 8/2/18 at 2pm-3pm 

Paint to Learn

Children, Education, For the Family
Create a colorful work of art while learning about shapes, patterns and numbers! Best for children 2-6 with an adult. Online registration.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Thu 8/9/18 at 11am-12pm 

The Music of Outlander with Matthew Gurnsey, The Kilted Man

Irish/Celtic
Let the talented Kilted Man take you away with a rousing musical voyage to historical Scotland! Hear live romantic Scottish ballads, learn about the history of war through music and see an array of unique Celtic instruments.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Ages: Adult
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Sat 8/11/18 at 2:30pm-3:30pm 

Morning Medleys with Harpist Martina Preston

Acoustic
Start your day by enjoying a variety of live harp music.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Ages: Adult
Price: free
Free
Event Website: readthissummer.pcls.us
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 • Tue 8/14/18 at 11:30pm-12:30pm 

Community Craft Circle

Class/Workshop, Community Event
Bring your own project or start a new one. Get crafty in a relaxed, non-judgmental space. All experience levels welcome!
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Tue 8/21/18 at 6:30pm-8pm 

WorkSource Workshop: Get Hired Help

Class/Workshop
Has your job search process stalled? Want to learn more tech skills? Need to write your resume? Get help from library and WorkSource staff for your tech and job-related questions.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Thu 8/30/18 at 2pm-4pm 

WorkSource Workshop: Effective Applications and Resumes

Class/Workshop
Get tips for creating effective applications, resumes and cover letters while learning how to navigate those sometimes sticky situations in the application process. Registration required at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar.
Event Info: (253) 548-3325
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: http://www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
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 • Thu 8/30/18 at 11am-1pm