Renton Highlands Library November News

Renton Highlands Library

2801 NE 10th Street
Renton, WA 98056

November 2018 Events


Children & Families

Family Story Times

Tuesdays, 10am and 11:30am

No Story Times on November 20.

For families with children ages 2 to 8, but all ages welcome.

Stories, songs and fun!

Evening Family Story Times

Wednesdays, 7pm

No Story Time on November 21.

For families with children ages 2 to 8, but all ages welcome.

Stories, songs and fun! Wear your PJs!

Spanish Story Times

Fridays, 11am

No program on November 23.

Family program, all ages welcome with adult.

Stories, songs and fun!

Board Game Afternoon

Fridays, 4-6pm

All ages and skill levels welcome.

Learn to play chess or explore other board games at the library with your family and friends. 

The Big Play Date

Monday, November 12, 10am-12pm

For families with children newborn to age 6, but all ages welcome.

Drop in for interactive, play-centered activities. Enjoy meeting other families and learn how play encourages language skills, social and emotional development.

Car Craft & Drive-In Movie

Tuesday, November 20, 11am

Ages 3 to 5 with parent or caregiver.

Make a car out of a cardboard box just by using your imagination and a little elbow grease. After 45 minutes of decorating, sit in your “car,” and enjoy a short movie. Come learn and explore at the library!

Registration begins November 6.

Classic Disney Film: Winnie the Pooh

Tuesday, November 20, 1pm

Ages 3 and older with adult.


IdeaX: Stop Motion Animation

Thursday, November 8, 3:30pm

Grades 4-12.

Make your own mini-movie using stop motion! Learn how to create your own video with an app, clay and Legos. Move objects in simple increments between individually photographed frames, creating the illusion of movement when the series of frames is played as a fast sequence.

Game On

Monday, November 12, 3pm

Grades 4-12.

Play games in the library! XBox 360, Wii U, PS3 and more!

Tween Story Time

Monday, November 26, 5pm

Middle school ages.

A place for tweens to share their love of reading and storytelling with others. Bring a book you would like to hear or the librarian can help find appropriate books.

Building your Resume for College

Thursday, November 29, 7pm

Best suited for students and their families in grades 7-11.

Learn what colleges look for when they review applications and how to start building your CV while in high school.

Areas include academics, volunteering and community service, summer programs, internships, and employment. Feel free to bring in one sample of your resume for critique!

Study Zone

Call the library or go online for current schedule.

Grades K-12.

Drop in for free homework help from trained volunteer tutors


One-on-One Computer Help

Sunday, November 4 and 18, 2-3:30pm (Se habla español)

Wednesday, November 14 and 28, 6-7:30pm

Have computer or software questions? Get help from KCLS volunteers with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email and computer learning resources.

Adult Story Hour

Tuesday, November 13 and 27, 2-3pm

Librarians will read engaging, heartwarming and entertaining selections for your listening pleasure. Refreshments provided.

Friends of Renton Libraries Quarterly Meeting

Tuesday, November 13, 7pm

Come join the Friends of Renton Libraries for their quarterly meeting.

Urban Trails Seattle: Shoreline, Renton, Kent, Vashon Island

Thursday, November 15, 7pm

Discover new places to enjoy the outdoors close to home! Lace up your boots and enjoy outdoors and hiking guidebook writer Craig Romano as he shares his latest book to get you out and about.