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Authors in August


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

Bigfoot at the Bellevue Transit Center

SoundTransit is hosting us August 22 - 26- meet hairy celebrity Bigfoot, talk eBooks, and get free earbuds!

Everyone's Talking About It


Join in lively conversations about topics that matter.

Summer Reading Program for All Ages


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

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!

Kids & Teens
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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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Back to School Lunch Ideas
By Klaudia

Do you remember being a kid and opening up your lunch bag only to find a boring sandwich? I do. It was not Mom was not and still i…

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We heart gymnastics!
By Jessica

Women's gymnastics Team USA are 2016 Olympics gold medal-winning champions! Mighty American gymnasts Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, and Laurie …

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#BlackLivesMatter Reads for Teens

recommended by KCLSTeenLibrarians: Booklists

Students have serious questions about current events. These fiction and non-fiction titles encourage critical thinking and inspire conversa…

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

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