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Summer Reading for All

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

A World of Wizardry Awaits

Various locations

Discover magic at your library and help us build a world of wizardry inspired by the works of J. K. Rowling.

KUOW's Week in Review Live

Aug 16th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Carco Theatre

Enjoy a night of candid conversations and in-depth commentary at a live broadcast of KUOW's Week in Review with Bill Radke at Carco Theatre.

Becoming American Film Series

Join us for one or all programs in this 6-week documentary film and discussion series on our immigration experience.

Looking for one more summer DIY project?

Learn to fix a car, cook, garden, or improve your home in Home & How-To and Automotive Technology Videos from Access Video.

Kids & Teens

New & Interesting for Teens: August New & Interesting for Teens: August

recommended by KCLSNewReadsTeenAdult
Our top picks in new releases for teens.
Our top picks in new releases for teens.

New & Interesting for Kids: August New & Interesting for Kids: August

recommended by KCLSNewReadsKids
Our top picks in new releases for kids.
Our top picks in new releases for kids.

Summer Meals at the Library Summer Meals at the Library

By Maren
Free meals for children and teen are available at 12 library locations this summer. No registration is required.
Free meals for children and teen are available at 12 library locations this summer. No registration is required.

New Kids' Lit on the Refugee Crisis New Kids' Lit on the Refugee Crisis

recommended by KCLSSocialMedia
NPR shares books for kids that present a positive image of refugees to humanize and personalize the ongoing conflicts.
NPR shares books for kids that present a positive image of refugees to humanize and personalize the ongoing conflicts.

Pre-flight Books for Kids Pre-flight Books for Kids

By Rowena
If the skies are in your future, may I suggest a few books to help ease the anxiety prior to the big day?
If the skies are in your future, may I suggest a few books to help ease the anxiety prior to the big day?

Explore

Creative Happy Hour at Garage 527 Creative Happy Hour at Garage 527

Bellevue Library ideaX Makerspace
Meet other creative people and experiment with sewing machines, audio/video recording equipment, art supplies, and circuitry gear.
Meet other creative people and experiment with sewing machines, audio/video recording equipment, art supplies, and circuitry gear.

Take a Library Road Trip and Win Prizes Take a Library Road Trip and Win Prizes

Want to win a bookstore gift card? Make visiting libraries a part of your summer travels, take pictures along the way, and you can enter…
Want to win a bookstore gift card? Make visiting libraries a part of your summer travels, take pictures along the way, and you can enter…

Adult Education for Spanish-Speakers Adult Education for Spanish-Speakers

By Teresa
Get help finishing your elementary and/or middle school diploma with free tutoring for Spanish-speaking adults from the Consulate of Mexico.
Get help finishing your elementary and/or middle school diploma with free tutoring for Spanish-speaking adults from the Consulate of Mexico.

ESL and Citizenship Help in pronunciator ESL and Citizenship Help in pronunciator

Learn English as a second language (ESL) and prepare for the citizenship test in 51 languages anytime, anywhere.
Learn English as a second language (ESL) and prepare for the citizenship test in 51 languages anytime, anywhere.

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