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Everyone's Talking About It

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Join in lively conversations about topics that matter.

Bigfoot at the Bellevue Transit Center

Sound Transit is hosting us August 22-26 as we talk eBooks, offer free earbuds, and mingle with celebrity Bigfoot!

Help, It's Hot Outside!

Air-conditioned public spaces are available all over King County, but the first one you should consider is the King County Library System!

Authors in August

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Looking for a great book to read this summer? Check out these new titles and come to the library to Meet the Authors!

Summer Reading Program for All Ages

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Read and have fun- for adults, kids, and teens- at your library this summer!

Kids & Teens
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Back to School in Custom Clothes
By Sarah

Instead of buying new duds for back-to-school, why not remake what you have into a custom look that nobody else can match? Create bold grap…

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Dear Shelf Browser, Read This Book
By Ellen

My desk is a mishmash of cat paraphernalia, crafts made at library programs and notes I've found stuck in teen books. Some of the notes are…

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It was a kid's book, I can picture the c…
By Jessica

My daughter and I recently enjoyed reading one of my all time favorite books, The Velveteen Rabbit together. Not only is Margery Williams B…

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Three Classics Re-Told with a YA Twist
By Whitney

Books we call classics endure because their plots, characters, and themes captivate readers across decades and centuries. So it's no surpri…

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Super Fun Girl Power Graphic Novels!
By Racheal

Sometimes I just want to pick up a graphic novel and read about amazing girls doing amazing things, and thankfully this is becoming easier …

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Bicycle Repair Stations

Look for bike tool & pump stations at Bellevue, Bothell, Burien, Federal Way 320th, Kenmore, Kirkland, Newcastle, Redmond, Renton & Vashon!

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Help, It's Hot Outside!
By Holly

When April temperatures sky-rocketed in King County this year, I was biting my nails. "Does this mean it will be 90 degrees every day this …

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Humans of Libraryland: Miss Jenn
By Hope

Welcome to the second edition of Humans of Libraryland, where I tell you all the juicy details about the folks who staff your local library…

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Were your relatives in the War of 1812?

Discover your family's military history in Fold3: military records and documents from the Revolutionary War to Vietnam and beyond.

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Vote!

Register to vote at your library- find dates & locations!

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