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Join us for a year of fun and celebration at local libraries in honor of KCLS' 75th birthday!


kingcountylibrary Happy #TaxDay! A patron shared these kind words with us and we agree- the library is a great investment in your community! #MyLibraryStory

kaisastar When the library has a birthday around the same time as my little person, photos are in order! #thisboyslife #photoaday2017
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Happy 75th Birthday, KCLS! Happy 75th Birthday, KCLS!
Join the party and watch the fun as we celebrate with staff and patrons in this festive video!
Join the party and watch the fun as we celebrate with staff and patrons in this festive video!

kingcountylibrary KCLS is celebrating our 75th birthday this year! Join the party all year long with special displays and events at libraries near you. #KCLS …

kingcountylibrary We love this creative book display celebrating KCLS' 75th birthday, created by staff at the Redmond Library.
Blogpost
Celebrating 75 Years of Library Stories Celebrating 75 Years of Library Stories
By Gary W
The earliest “library story” I remember is the summer reading program at the Jacksonville Public Library. Summer reading was one of my favo…
The earliest “library story” I remember is the summer reading program at the Jacksonville Public Library. Summer reading was one of my favo…
Blogpost
Happy Birthday, King County Library Syst… Happy Birthday, King County Library Syst…
By Sharon
The King County Library System is celebrating its 75th birthday this year! We're going to be celebrating all year long so watch for events …
The King County Library System is celebrating its 75th birthday this year! We're going to be celebrating all year long so watch for events …
Event
Newport Way Library Birthday Party Newport Way Library Birthday Party
Aug 12th | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Celebrate the 46th birthday of the Newport Way Library by checking out old photos and stories of our history.
Celebrate the 46th birthday of the Newport Way Library by checking out old photos and stories of our history.
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Start your library story Start your library story
Don’t have a library story yet? Start one today by getting a library card!
Don’t have a library story yet? Start one today by getting a library card!
Staff List
Popular books from 1942
recommended by KCLSReads
Curious what books were popular 75 years ago? Read back in time with great books published in 1942.
Curious what books were popular 75 years ago? Read back in time with great books published in 1942.
Staff List
Birthday books for young readers
recommended by KCLS Ms. Rayma
Birthdays are worth celebrating! Share the fun- with a few surprises- in these picture books for preschoolers and toddlers.
Birthdays are worth celebrating! Share the fun- with a few surprises- in these picture books for preschoolers and toddlers.
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Share your library story with us! Share your library story with us!
Everyone has a library story and we’d love to hear yours!
Everyone has a library story and we’d love to hear yours!
Website
Discover the history of KCLS Libraries! Discover the history of KCLS Libraries!
Explore the many fascinating and sometimes surprising library histories at historylink.org.
Explore the many fascinating and sometimes surprising library histories at historylink.org.
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