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Computer Class: Word 2013 Level 2

Bellevue Library

Thursday, August 21, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Enhance your text documents with document designs, layout and more. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Word and experience creating and saving documents.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, August 23, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Computer Class: Excel 2013 Level 2

Bellevue Library

Saturday, August 23, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Get more from Excel 2013: formulas, functions, tables and charts. Must have Microsoft Excel Level 1 proficiency.

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Swing Dance!

Bellevue Library

Sunday, August 24, 2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Experience the great American tradition and art form of swing dancing! Born during the Early Jazz and Big Band Era in American history, swing dancing continues to be a major part of our social fabric and is thriving in the Bellevue/Seattle area. This special presentation will feature demonstrations, historical background, ...

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, August 25, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Computer Class: Word 2013 Level 1

Bellevue Library

Thursday, August 28, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn and practice word processing: enter and format text, cut and paste, work with files. Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, August 30, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 02, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 02, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, September 03, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research: Using Ancestry

Bellevue Library

Thursday, September 04, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn to use the popular Ancestry Library Edition database to do genealogical research at the library. We will discuss the contents of the database, learn searching strategies and explore ways to save and use search results. The class will include hands on searching practice. Bring information on your own ancestors to use ...

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Genealogy Boot Camp: Using Family Search

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 06, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Explore your ancestry through FamilySearch.org.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 06, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Boot Camp

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 06, 2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

1pm: Getting It Down: Writing Family Stories by Claire Gebben
Have you ever wanted to record the family stories, but don't know where to start? Have you written down some of your family history, but aren't sure how to organize it so other family members can enjoy it, too? Have your children or grandchildren asked you t...

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Genealogy Boot Camp: Mining Our Memories for Hidden Gems

Bellevue Library

Sunday, September 07, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

In-class writing prompts to help capture the family oral history and life memories from our heads onto the page. Prepare to dig deep and take home gems.

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Genealogy Boot Camp: Exploring the US Census & Census Substitutes

Bellevue Library

Sunday, September 07, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

This class explores tips and strategies for mining genealogical data out of census documents. Discover both the ubiquitous population schedules of the census as well some of the lesser known but highly informative non-population schedules.

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Genealogy Boot Camp: Using Ancestry

Bellevue Library

Sunday, September 07, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Learn to use the popular Ancestry Library Edition database to do genealogical research at the library. We will discuss the contents of the database, learn searching strategies and explore ways to save and use search results. The class will include hands on searching practice. Bring information on your own ancestors to use ...

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, September 08, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 09, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 09, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 13, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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DIY Series: Homemade Beer

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 13, 2014
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This introduction to the world of home brewing covers the basics of beer making using malt extract and includes a discussion of beer ingredients, equipment needed, and the basic beer making process.

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, September 15, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Bellevue Friends of the Library Book Group

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown

Book Group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10am in Room 5.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Book Lover’s Happy Hour

Bellevue Library

Thursday, September 18, 2014
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Held at Bake’s Place, 155 108th Ave NE #110, Bellevue
Love to read? Mingle with other book lovers and hear about new titles for your to-read list. Light appetizers will be provided.



Sponsored by the Bellevue Friends of the Library.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Chinese Book Discussion

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Come for a discussion in Mandarin. All are welcome!

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Book Group Extravaganza!

Bellevue Library

Sunday, September 21, 2014
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

10th Annual Bellevue Library Book Group Extravaganza featuring Daniel James Brown, author of Boys in the Boat. The afternoon will include book talks, strategies and resources for great book groups.

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, September 22, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Bellevue Friends of the Library Vintage Book Sale

Bellevue Library

Friday, September 26, 2014
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Find treasures at the Vintage Book Sale! The Bellevue Friends of the Library support programs and activities at the Bellevue Library, Lake Hills Library and the Library Connection @ Crossroads.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 27, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Bellevue Friends of the Library Vintage Book Sale

Bellevue Library

Saturday, September 27, 2014
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Find treasures at the Vintage Book Sale! The Bellevue Friends of the Library support programs and activities at the Bellevue Library, Lake Hills Library and the Library Connection @ Crossroads.

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Bellevue Friends of the Library Vintage Book Sale

Bellevue Library

Sunday, September 28, 2014
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Find treasures at the Vintage Book Sale! The Bellevue Friends of the Library support programs and activities at the Bellevue Library, Lake Hills Library and the Library Connection @ Crossroads.

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Marianna Trio

Bellevue Library

Sunday, September 28, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

A group of local artists featuring traditional to contemporary music sung in languages from all over the world, including English, French, Hebrew, Italian, Russian, Spanish and more.

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Bellevue's Past, Present and Future

Bellevue Library

Sunday, September 28, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Get to know your neighbors, past, present and future! This evening includes a historical slide show with Jane Morton of Eastside Heritage Center and a snapshot of our city from City of Bellevue’s Chief Demographer, Gwen Rousseau.

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, September 29, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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EV3 Robotics

Bellevue Library

Monday, September 29, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

For adults.
Featuring robotics designed by Italian Master Builder Daniele Benedettelli. Witness a robot build from start to finish.
Infrared components, sensors, logic, arithmetic mean and other robotic concepts will be touched upon.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 01, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research: Using Ancestry

Bellevue Library

Thursday, October 02, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn to use the popular Ancestry Library Edition database to do genealogical research at the library. We will discuss the contents of the database, learn searching strategies and explore ways to save and use search results. The class will include hands on searching practice. Bring information on your own ancestors to use ...

Show More >>

Register Now



Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, October 04, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, October 06, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 07, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 07, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 08, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, October 11, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, October 13, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, October 18, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Chinese Book Discussion

Bellevue Library

Saturday, October 18, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Come for a discussion in Mandarin. All are welcome!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, October 20, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, October 25, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, October 27, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 01, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Creating Steampunk Costumes

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 01, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

For teens and adults.
Steampunk is a Victorian science fiction/fantasy aesthetic that has a large costuming element. Learn the basics of creating a steampunk outfit, from pattern making, modifying pre-made items to the art of “thrift-fu.”

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, November 03, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 04, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Come on Tuesdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 04, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, November 05, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research: Using Ancestry

Bellevue Library

Thursday, November 06, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn to use the popular Ancestry Library Edition database to do genealogical research at the library. We will discuss the contents of the database, learn searching strategies and explore ways to save and use search results. The class will include hands on searching practice. Bring information on your own ancestors to use ...

Show More >>

Register Now



Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 08, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, November 10, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 15, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group. Join us on Saturdays to learn more about American culture and meet people from around the world. Everyone is welcome. Come by yourself, or bring a friend!

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Chinese Book Discussion

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 15, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Come for a discussion in Mandarin. All are welcome!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, November 17, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get free individualized help with all stages of the process for becoming a United States citizen, from completing the application forms to preparing for a successful interview. Students may join at any time.

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