Fairwood Library January Events

Fairwood Library

17009 140th Avenue SE

Renton, WA 98058


January 2019 Events

Children & Families

Ms. Bee’s Play Place

Thursday, January 10, 10am

Ages 6 and younger with adult.

Drop in for 45-minutes of interactive, play-centered activities.

Enjoy meeting other families and learn how play encourages language skills, social and emotional development.

Family Story Times

Tuesday, January 15, 22 and 29, 10am

Wednesday January 16, 23 and 30, 10am

Ages 6 and younger with adult.

Stories, songs and fun!

Spanish Story Times

Tuesday, January 15, 22 and 29, 11am

Family program, all ages welcome with adult.

Stories, songs and fun!

Tweens & Teens

BFF: Tween Book Club

Tuesday, January 8, 6pm

Grades 4-6.

Books, food and fun!

Study Zone

Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 3-5pm

Mondays and Tuesdays, 5-7pm

No Study Zone January 1-5 and January 21.

Grades K-12.

Drop in for free homework help from trained volunteer tutors.


Chess @ the Library

Friday, January 4, 3:30pm

Have fun playing chess at the library with your family and friends.

All skill levels welcome.

Fairwood Afternoon Book Club

This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

Wednesday, January 9, 12pm

Armchair Travel – Read Aloud

Monday, January 14, 7pm

Ready for a change of scene? Escape to the exotic, the sunny, the distant and the adventurous as we read aloud to one another! Come prepared with passages of your favorite travel writing to share or choose from some pre-selected stories. Local author Laura Hartema, Bering Sea Strong, will share some of her favorite travel writing.

Fairwood Lively Minds Book Group

Our Souls at Night by Haruf Kent

Tuesday, January 15, 7pm

Free Tax Help

Thursday, January 17, 24 and 31, 12-3pm

Saturday, January 19 and 26, 10am-2pm

Monday, January 28, 5-8pm

United Way of King County offers free help with your taxes. United Way Tax helpers can also help you sign up for healthcare, public benefits, ORCA Lift and the myRA savings account.

Please bring your social security card, photo ID, all tax statements, health insurance information.

It’s also recommended to bring last year’s tax return and a bank account number and routing number.

For more information about the service call 211 or visit uwkc.org/taxhelp.

Drop in, no appointment needed.

 Talk Time Classes

Wednesdays, 7pm

Improve your speaking and listening skills in this English conversation group.

Computer Classes

Please register.

Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 1

Tuesday, January 15, 7pm

Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 2

Tuesday, January 29, 7pm