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July 2017

Super Story Time – Friendship Park

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until July 28, 2017

Friendship Park, 158008 SE 254th Place
Covington,WA98042United States
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Free

Stories, puppets, songs, rhymes and more! All ages welcome. If it rains or exceeds 90 degrees we will meet in the Covington Library Story Time Room instead.

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Meet author Natalie Baszile – Burien Library

July 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burien Library, 400 SW 152nd Street
Burien,WA980166United States
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Natalie Baszile, author of Queen Sugar, discusses writing and her novel. Oprah Winfrey and Academy Award-nominated director and producer Ava DuVernay adapted Queen Sugar as a television series in 2016; the series will continue for a second season this year. Join us for this lively discussion of Baszile's novel, the process of adaptation, contemporary African-American stories, and more. A Q&A and book-signing will follow the discussion. Books available for purchase from Page 2 Books.

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Meet author Patricia Tanumihardja – Fairwood Library

July 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairwood Library, 17009 140th Ave SE
Renton,WA98058United States
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Food writer and expert on Asian and sustainable farm-to-table cooking, Patricia Tanumihardja will be on hand to discuss the secrets of vegetable-focused Asian cooking from her newest book, Farm to Table Asian Secrets. She will discuss how to create full-flavored vegetable dishes that are missing none of the umami normally associated with meat and dairy. Tastings from recipes found in the book will be available to sample. Copies of her books will be available for purchase and signing.

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Book to film – A Man Called Ove – Federal Way Library

July 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Federal Way Regional Library, 34200 1st Way S
Federal Way,WA98003United States
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Free

Based on the novel by Fredrik Backman. Rated PG-13.

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Reading party in the park – Des Moines

July 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Des Moines Beach Park, Cliff Avenue S and S 220th
Des Moines,WA98198United States
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Bring your own blanket or lawn chair and favorite summer read and join us as we listen to soothing music that compliments the reading experience! Reading parties are a great way to share your love of reading in a relaxing, fun atmosphere. Local DJs will share ambient, down tempo, neo-classical and relaxing cinematic sounds to enhance your reading in the park.

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Meet author Ann Hedreen – Renton Library

July 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Renton Library, 100 Mill Avenue S
Renton,WA98057United States
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Ann Hedreen's award-winning memoir, Her Beautiful Brain, tells the story of what it was like to become a mom just as her own beautiful, brainy mother began to lose her mind to younger-onset Alzheimer's disease. Join Ann for a reading and conversation.

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Super Story Time – Friendship Park

July 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until July 28, 2017

Friendship Park, 158008 SE 254th Place
Covington,WA98042United States
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Free

Stories, puppets, songs, rhymes and more! All ages welcome. If it rains or exceeds 90 degrees we will meet in the Covington Library Story Time Room instead.

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Safe Sungazing – Solar Eclipse 2017 – Covington Library

July 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Covington Library, 27100 164th Avenue SE
Covington,WA98042United States
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Free

Learn from a member of the Tacoma Astronomical Society how to view the upcoming solar eclipse on August 21. For ages 10 and older. Registered attendees will get a free pair of solar shades to view the sun safely! Call 253-630-8761 to register. The Tacoma Astronomical Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering an interest in and understanding of astronomy in our region. TAS hosts activities for people of all ages and knowledge. Anyone is welcome to attend our…

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Reading party in the park – Burien

July 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on July 30, 2017 at 2:00pm

Burien Town Square Park, 400 SW 152nd
Burien,WAUnited States
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Free

Bring your own blanket or lawn chair and favorite summer read and join us as we listen to soothing music that compliments the reading experience! Reading parties are a great way to share your love of reading in a relaxing, fun atmosphere. Local DJs will share ambient, down tempo, neo-classical and relaxing cinematic sounds to enhance your reading in the park.

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