September at the Library: Mercer Island Library Events

Don't miss great library events for children, teens, and adults, including Fall Nature Garden Discoveries for the family, the library fall book sale and much more.

Here's the lineup for the month of September — including several events co-sponsored by — at the on 88th Avenue Southeast:

Children & Families  

Fall Nature Garden Discoveries
Wednesday, September 12, 2:30pm Ages 6 to 10.
Join Sarah Heller from Washington Park Arboretum. Enjoy stories, a scavenger hunt and other hands-on activities to help you discover some of the secrets of native plants and how the Native Americans used them. Make a pine cone critter out of natural materials.
Please register.

Baby and Me Story Times
Tuesday, September 18 and 25, 10am Ages 3 to 12 months with caregiver.

Preschool Story Times Tuesday, September 18 and 25, 11am Ages 3 to 5 with adult.

Wonderful Ones Story Times
Wednesday, September 19 and 26, 10am Ages 12 to 24 months with adult.

Terrific Twos and Threes Story Times
Wednesday, September 19 and 26, 11am Ages 2 to 3 with adult.


Online Teen Readers Online Teen Readers are teens reading and talking about books on their own schedule online. blogs.kcls.org/onlineteenreaders
Facebook: KCLS Online Teen Readers

Study Zone Tuesday, September 4, 11, 18 and 25, 3:30pm Grades K-12.
Drop in for free homework help from trained volunteer tutors.

Teen Zone: Study and Games
Monday, September 10, 17 and 24, 2pm Wednesday, September 12, 19 and 26, 1:30pm Hang out, do homework, play board games or just chat.    


One-on-One Computer Assistance
Thursday, September 6, 7pm, 7:30pm and 8pm Do you need extra help on the computer? A KCLS volunteer instructor can give you one-on-one assistance.
Please register.

Drop-In to Learn about eBooks
Sunday, September 9, 1pm Monday, September 24, 1pm Library staff is available to get you started with KCLS eBooks!  

Sing with Our Grandkids for Adults Only
Thursday, September 13, 7pm Presented by Nancy Stewart.
Remember your favorite songs and learn fun and creative ways to share them with your grandchildren in this monthly gathering.

Saturday Matinee Film Series-Occupied With Wall Street Saturday, September 15, 1pm: Wall Street Saturday, September 22, 1pm: Barbarians at the Gate  

Silent Auction Book Sale
September 4-25
Stop by and view a select offering of special books for auction.  

Friends of the Mercer Island Library Fall Book Sale
Thursday, September 27-Sunday, September 30 Thursday, September 27 open to friends members only.
Get great bargains on great books!

--Information from the King County Library System


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