Wednesday, June 27 - Kickoff Evening
Tuesday, July 24 - First Discussion
Library Board Room
Join us for a paired reading of Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe and Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad. Both short novels explore issues of race and immigration in the context of the African continent. The Kickoff session will provide an introduction and background to both novels. Books will be provided free of charge by the library and Book Club members will decide on the final discussion date in August.
Tuesday, July 10
North & South Meeting Rooms
Learn the art of elegant calligraphy and create gorgeous greeting cards with Kim Zeiger from the Tacoma Calligraphy Guild. All supplies will be provided by the library.
Become an information super sleuth! Experts from the Washington State Archives will provide tips on finding records, property documents, genealogical information, commercial records, city histories and more.
Wednesday, July 25
Thinking about getting inked? A tattoo artist from Puyallup’s Family Tradition Tattoo Parlour will provide information about what to expect, how to pick a design, caring for your new tattoo and more.
Happy Trees & Monstrosities
Wednesday, August 1
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Take a tired old painting and make it about a million times better...by monsterizing it! The library will supply the paintings: classic landscapes, portraits, and more. You can make them amazing by adding a monster or your own sense of style. Want to see examples? Check out this article.