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Covington Library July Calendar

The Covington Library is located at 27100 164th Avenue SE, Covington 98042

Phone: 253.630.8761

Children and Families

Wee Ones Story Times

Tuesdays, July 3-31, 10:05am

Newborn to 24 months with adult.

 

Raccoon Tunes and Possum Tales Music Show

Tuesday, July 3, 3pm

Presented by Eric Ode.

Ages 3 and older with adult.

Join this children's author and award-winning songwriter and his trash can dwelling buddy, Nelson Raccoon, for a high-participation nighttime celebration featuring puppets and poetry, songs and silliness.

 

Pajamarama Story Times

Tuesdays, July 3-24, 7pm

All ages welcome with adult.

 

Toddler Tales Story Times

Wednesday, July 11 and 25, 10:05am

Ages 2 to 3 1/2 with adult.

 

Preschool Pizzazz Story Times

Wednesday, July 11 and 25, 10:45am

Ages 3 1/2 to 6 with adult.Dream It, Read It, Do It Magic Show

Friday, July 13, 11am

Presented by Jeff Evans.

Ages 5 and older with adult.

In this show of mysterious tricks discover that anything you dream about and want to learn can be found in books.

 

Monster Dreams Puppet Show

Wednesday, July 18, 11am

Presented by Rowbes Puppet Productions.

Family program, all ages welcome with adult.

In this exciting, heartwarming and hilarious puppet show, one little monster decides to follow his dreams. But when his dreams get strange, where will it take him?

 

Space Odyssey Science Show

Friday, July 27, 11am

Presented by Pacific Science Center Science on the Go.

Ages 5 and older with adult.

Help our astronaut-in-training prepare for a trip to the moon. Contemplate the real size of the moon, investigate astronomy tools and discover exactly how long a “light year” can be.

 

Nighttime Lullabies Concert

Tuesday, July 31, 7pm

Presented by The Lonely Coast.

Family program, all ages welcome with adult.

This singing duo presents an acoustic selection of a-cappella and accompanied lullabies from the Americas and Eastern Europe.

 

Teens

Game On!

Wednesday, July 18, 4pm

Play video games at the library.Read Three, Get One Free Summer Edition & Read•Film•WinRead three books, write three thoughtful reviews and get a prize book...free!This summer will also feature a video book review contest, Read•Film•Win!Ask at the library for details.

 

Adults

Laughter Club

Monday, July 2, 1:30pm

Join this adult group for a half hour of easy stretching and laughing exercises!

 

Friends of the Covington Library Meeting

Tuesday, July 3, 7:30pm

Drop-In to Learn about eBooks

Tuesday, July 10, 8pm

Library staff is available to get you started with KCLS eBooks!

 

Master Gardeners

Saturday, July 14, 10am

Master Gardeners from the Washington State University King County Extension will be available to provide advice on gardening and plant problems.

 

Quilters and Their Stories

Tuesday, July 24, 7pm

Art Historian Susan Olds will feature true stories about quilters and their craft. The program will include quilt lore from Gee’s Bend quilters to famous contemporary novelists who are also quilters, such as Maya Angelou, Alice Walker, Jennifer Chiavierini and others.

 

Computer Classes

Registration required online, by telephone or at any KCLS library.Microsoft Excel Level 1

Tuesday, July 10, 1:30pm

One-on-One Computer AssistanceWednesday, July 11 and 25, 1:30pmEmail Level 1

Monday, July 16, 6:30pm

 

Microsoft Excel Level 2

Tuesday, July 17, 1:30pm

Email Level 2

Monday, July 30, 6:30pm

 

 

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