Enumclaw Library Dec. 2018 Events

Enumclaw Library

Children & Families

The Gingerbread Man Puppet Show
Monday, December 3, 4:30pm
Presented by Penny’s Puppets.
Family program, all ages welcome with adult.
The gingerbread man longs for fun and escapes from Granny’s kitchen to have an adventure. Will he find a safe place for his heart?


Toddler Story Time with Stay & Play 
Tuesday, December 4, 10:30am
Ages 2 to 3 with adult.
Stories, songs and fun!

Social time follows.


Infant & Young Toddler Story Time with Stay & Play
Wednesday, December 5, 10:30am
Newborn to 24 months with adult.
Stories, songs and fun!

Social time follows.


Kaleidoscope Play & Learn – Spanish
Friday, December 7, 14, 21 and 28, 10:30am–12pm
Newborn to age 5 with caregiver.
Have fun singing songs, sharing books and stories, creating art and playing.


Enumclaw Children’s Book Club
Chomp by Carl Hiaasen
Tuesday, December 11, 4pm
Ages 8 to 12, accompanying adults welcome.
Welcome to the new children’s book club at the Enumclaw Library! New members always welcome.



Tweens & Teens

Upcycle Your Bags and Bows
Tuesday, December 4, 7pm
Presented by Emily Mallory.
Ages 10 and older. Adults welcome.
Use recycled materials to create a modern and up-cycled look for your packages. Learn to make an upcycled gift bag, a spiffy package bow and a snowflake using recycled magazines, newspapers and books.

All supplies provided.
Registration begins Tuesday, November 20. 
Study Zone
Wednesday, December 5, 12 and 19, 4pm
Grades K-12.
Need a study buddy? Drop in during scheduled Study Zone hours for FREE homework help from a volunteer tutor.


Game On!
Friday, December 7, 3pm
Middle school and high school ages.
Play video games for FREE at the library!


Teen Advisory Board
Wednesday, December 12, 4pm
Grades 9-12.
Make new friends and lean into leadership as a Teen Advocate! Discuss topics that matter to you and have a voice in library programs for tweens and teens. Earn volunteer credit as you attend meetings and work with the Teen Services Librarian to create, plan and promote community-focused events.

New members are always welcome!


Holiday Quilled Greeting Cards
Thursday, December 13, 4pm
Presented by Emily Mallory.
Ages 8 and older, ages 10 and younger with adult.
Learn how to turn strips of paper into beautiful designs. You will make several greeting cards.

All supplies provided.
Registration begins Thursday, November 29.




Need Help from DSHS?
Wednesday, December 5, 12, 19 and 26, 1pm
Do you need help from the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS)? The Department of Social and Health Services is a lifeline providing the basics of daily living to Washington residents who are in need of some assistance. DSHS and its partners provide protection, comfort, food assistance, cash assistance and a host of other services. Stop by our table to ask questions, get advice and sign up for assistance.

No appointment necessary.


Enumclaw Library Advisory Board Meeting
Wednesday, December 5, 6pm
Enumclaw Library Book Group
Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones
Wednesday, December 12, 2pm

Friends of the Enumclaw Library Meeting
Wednesday, December 12, 7pm
Be a friend of the Enumclaw Library! Learn about exciting opportunities to show your support for your community through fundraising activities, sponsorship of programs and increasing awareness of the library’s role.


Reach Enumclaw Legal Clinic
Thursday, December 13 and 27, 5:30-7:30pm
Reach Enumclaw is a free legal clinic open to all local residents on a first come first served basis.

Washington attorneys will meet with clients via the Internet for a half hour to consult on legal issues including: family law, landlord tenant, creditor debtor, contract disputes and others. Criminal case related matters may be reviewed if there is no current case pending. We also offer referrals to other agencies that may resolve client’s problems. For more information, 206.398.4319.