Enumclaw Library January Events

Enumclaw Library

Enumclaw Library

1700 1st Street

Enumclaw, WA 98022


January 2019 Events

Children & Families

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn-Spanish
Friday, January 4, 11, 18 and 25, 10:30am-1pm

Newborn to age 5 with adult.
Have fun singing songs, sharing books and stories, creating art and playing.
Toddler Story Times with Stay & Play
Tuesday, January 8, 15, 22 and 29, 10:30am
Ages 2 to 3 with adult.
Stories, songs and fun!

Social time follows.

Enumclaw Children’s Book Club
Half Magic by Edward Eager
Tuesday, January 8, 4pm
Ages 8 to 12, accompanying adults welcome.

Infant & Young Toddler Story Time with Stay & Play
Wednesday, January 9, 16, 23 and 30, 10:30am
Newborn to 24 months with adult.
Stories, songs and fun!

Social time follows.

Block Party! LEGO @ the Library
Thursday, January 10, 17, 24 and 31, 3:30pm
All ages welcome.
Come to the library for an unstructured, creative play open house.

supply the bricks, you supply the imagination!


Study Zone
Wednesday, January 9, 16, 23 and 30, 4pm
Grades K-12.
Need a study buddy? Drop in during scheduled Study Zone hours for FREE homework help from a volunteer tutor.



Need Help from Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS)? 

Wednesday, January 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 12pm
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.

No appointment necessary.

Terminal Illness and Caregiver Support

A Workshop for Cancer Patients and Family Members
Saturday, January 5, 1:30pm
In this workshop, Enumclaw author Anitra Simmons author of Embracing Life from Death, describes lessons she learned as a caregiver for her husband during his battle with terminal cancer.

Topics include: different approaches to medical treatment, discussing important decisions, supporting loved ones, preparing for loss of a loved one, retaining perspective, handling issues of everyday life, and dealing with grief and financial issues.

Books will be available for purchase.

Friends of the Enumclaw Library Meeting
Wednesday, January 9, 12pm
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.

Enumclaw Library Book Group
An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
Wednesday, January 9, 2pm

Reach Enumclaw Legal Clinic
Thursday, January 10 and 24, 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.

For more information, 206.398.4319.

Friends of the Enumclaw Library Winter Book Sale
Saturday, January 12, 10am
Sunday, January 13, 1pm
Purchase used books, videos and CDs at bargain prices.

Cash only.

Tabletop Tuesday
Tuesday, January 15, 6:30pm
Teens and adults welcome! Ages 12 and younger with adult.
Meet other new tabletop game players while learning a game together, or join experienced players in open game play.

Community Creators Idea Contest
January 1-31
All ages welcome.

Our community is created by YOU!

Let’s celebrate your amazing ideas for programs and events that bring us together. We invite every individual, group or business in Enumclaw to share your ideas for a chance to become a 2019 Community Creator.

Local librarians will select winning submissions then partner with you to sponsor and develop your program so we can bring it to the community for FREE.

Submit a paper entry to the Enumclaw Library or enter online by January 31 for a chance to have your idea brought to life!

Contact tlsolvey@kcls.org or call the Enumclaw Library at 360.825.2045 for more information.