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Social Services One-On-One

Renton Library

Monday, May 02, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Renton Library is partnering with Valley Cities to provide behavioral health referral services for individuals and families on a one-on-one basis. These private sessions will be available on a weekly basis within Renton Library. No fee or registration is required and drop-ins are welcome!

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, May 03, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Worker Retraining Information

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 04, 2016
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

On Unemployment and Considering Training?

Want to explore training while receiving Unemployment Benefits? Learn about nearby college programs that can help you upgrade your skill set or transition to another field. Stop by the table in the entryway between 1:30 and 3:30pm to learn more about Worker R...

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 04, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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Computer Class: Internet Level 2

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 04, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

See more and get more from the Internet. Learn tabbed browsing, bookmarking, printing and more. Must be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Thursday, May 05, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Renton Mystery Book Group

Renton Library

Thursday, May 05, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Come for a lively discussion of mystery books. 1st Thursday of each month.
Call the library for this month's title.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, May 06, 2016
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development.
Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, May 06, 2016
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualiized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, May 06, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, May 06, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Social Services One-On-One

Renton Library

Monday, May 09, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Renton Library is partnering with Valley Cities to provide behavioral health referral services for individuals and families on a one-on-one basis. These private sessions will be available on a weekly basis within Renton Library. No fee or registration is required and drop-ins are welcome!

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Words, Words, Words - Game Time for Grown-Ups

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join fellow word-game enthusiasts in playing Boggle, Taboo, BananaGrams and more. A relaxed afternoon of word play with your peers. Light refreshments.

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Thursday, May 12, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Social Services One-On-One

Renton Library

Monday, May 16, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Renton Library is partnering with Valley Cities to provide behavioral health referral services for individuals and families on a one-on-one basis. These private sessions will be available on a weekly basis within Renton Library. No fee or registration is required and drop-ins are welcome!

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Sign Up for ORCA LIFT's Reduced Fares

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Drop in to register for ORCA LIFT, a new, reduced fare on Metro buses, Sound Transit Link light rail, and more. Income-qualified riders, ages 19 and older, can save 50% or more. To see if you qualify, check www.orcalift.com or call Multi-Service Center at 253.838.6810. Please bring ID and income verification documents. ...

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Computer Basics

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn and practice important computer basics to explore what you can do with computers.

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English as a Second Language Class

Renton Library

Thursday, May 19, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Renton River Runs Under It Book Club

Renton Library

Thursday, May 19, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Call the library for this month's title.

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Social Services One-On-One

Renton Library

Monday, May 23, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Renton Library is partnering with Valley Cities to provide behavioral health referral services for individuals and families on a one-on-one basis. These private sessions will be available on a weekly basis within Renton Library. No fee or registration is required and drop-ins are welcome!

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DNA and Genealogy

Renton Library

Monday, May 23, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

With DNA testing more available and affordable, opportunities wait for those who are seeking answers to questions about their heritage. Presented by professional genealogist, Claudia Breland, you will learn (in layman’s terms!) the basics of DNA testing, how it can help you discover your roots, the best companies to test ...

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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STARS: A Change for the Better

Renton Library

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

You see problems all around the families and children you serve. Poverty. Over-protectiveness. Lack of attention. Child abuse. Poor nutrition. How can one person make a difference? How can you not just give up and look the other way? In this session, learn how to a difference and how to become a true advocate for children ...

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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Computer Class: Internet Level 1

Renton Library

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Explore the benefits of the Internet including navigation, searches, safety and security. Must be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Thursday, May 26, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Worker Retraining Information

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 01, 2016
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

On Unemployment and Considering Training?

Want to explore training while receiving Unemployment Benefits? Learn about nearby college programs that can help you upgrade your skill set or transition to another field. Stop by the table in the entryway between 1:30 and 3:30pm to learn more about Worker R...

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Sign Up for ORCA LIFT's Reduced Fares

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 01, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Drop in to register for ORCA LIFT, a new, reduced fare on Metro buses, Sound Transit Link light rail, and more. Income-qualified riders, ages 19 and older, can save 50% or more. To see if you qualify, check www.orcalift.com or call Multi-Service Center at 253.838.6810. Please bring ID and income verification documents. ...

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 01, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Thursday, June 02, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Renton Mystery Book Group

Renton Library

Thursday, June 02, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Come for a lively discussion of mystery books. 1st Thursday of each month.
Call the library for this month's title.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, June 03, 2016
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development.
Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, June 03, 2016
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualiized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, June 03, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, June 03, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Social Services One-On-One

Renton Library

Monday, June 06, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Renton Library is partnering with Valley Cities to provide behavioral health referral services for individuals and families on a one-on-one basis. These private sessions will be available on a weekly basis within Renton Library. No fee or registration is required and drop-ins are welcome!

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, June 07, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 08, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Thursday, June 09, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Social Services One-On-One

Renton Library

Monday, June 13, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Renton Library is partnering with Valley Cities to provide behavioral health referral services for individuals and families on a one-on-one basis. These private sessions will be available on a weekly basis within Renton Library. No fee or registration is required and drop-ins are welcome!

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Worker Retraining Information

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

On Unemployment and Considering Training?

Want to explore training while receiving Unemployment Benefits? Learn about nearby college programs that can help you upgrade your skill set or transition to another field. Stop by the table in the entryway between 1:30 and 3:30pm to learn more about Worker R...

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Thursday, June 16, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Renton River Runs Under It Book Club

Renton Library

Thursday, June 16, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Call the library for this month's title.

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Social Services One-On-One

Renton Library

Monday, June 20, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Renton Library is partnering with Valley Cities to provide behavioral health referral services for individuals and families on a one-on-one basis. These private sessions will be available on a weekly basis within Renton Library. No fee or registration is required and drop-ins are welcome!

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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Sign Up for ORCA LIFT's Reduced Fares

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Drop in to register for ORCA LIFT, a new, reduced fare on Metro buses, Sound Transit Link light rail, and more. Income-qualified riders, ages 19 and older, can save 50% or more. To see if you qualify, check www.orcalift.com or call Multi-Service Center at 253.838.6810. Please bring ID and income verification documents. ...

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Renton Library

Thursday, June 23, 2016
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free. To join, come to the class and register with the instructor.

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1941: The Year that Changed America

Renton Library

Thursday, June 23, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn about the last year of peace for America before it plunged into four years of war. How did newspapers, radio shows, the movies and music reflect those uncertain times? Presented by John Jensen, historian and former radio broadcaster. See and hear through rare
clips, the world of politics, entertainment, ...

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Talk Time Class

Renton Library

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free English conversation practice. Speak and learn English with people from around the world.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, July 01, 2016
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development.
Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, July 01, 2016
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualiized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, July 01, 2016
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Employment One on One: Individualized Employment Assistance

Renton Library

Friday, July 01, 2016
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Your 45-minute appointment with a KCLS volunteer will help you with reworking your Resume, Interview Practice, Job Search, or Career Development. Book an appointment online or by calling the Renton Library, 425.226.6043. Please bring a paper copy of your resume, and check in at the Information Desk.

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Worker Retraining Information

Renton Library

Wednesday, July 06, 2016
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

On Unemployment and Considering Training?

Want to explore training while receiving Unemployment Benefits? Learn about nearby college programs that can help you upgrade your skill set or transition to another field. Stop by the table in the entryway between 1:30 and 3:30pm to learn more about Worker R...

Show More >>



Renton Mystery Book Group

Renton Library

Thursday, July 07, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Come for a lively discussion of mystery books. 1st Thursday of each month.
Call the library for this month's title.

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Stories and Experiences of Homelessness

Renton Library

Monday, July 18, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join a discussion, conversation and Q&A with members of Real Change’s Homeless Speakers Bureau as they talk about their personal experiences with homelessness. The goal of this program is to help educate the public, facilitate conversation and inspire social action.

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Worker Retraining Information

Renton Library

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

On Unemployment and Considering Training?

Want to explore training while receiving Unemployment Benefits? Learn about nearby college programs that can help you upgrade your skill set or transition to another field. Stop by the table in the entryway between 1:30 and 3:30pm to learn more about Worker R...

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Renton River Runs Under It Book Club

Renton Library

Thursday, July 21, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Call the library for this month's title.

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