Library Events & Programs

Fall storytime for web

Begins Friday, September 27, 2019
Ends Friday, November 22, 2019

Preschool Stories, Ages 3-5, 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Toddler Treasures, Ages 1-3, 11:15 - 11:45 AM

Storytime is on a short fall break and will begin again on September 27th.  Please join us for a special session on October 25th at 10:00 AM when we will have a guest from the Puyallup Police Department spinning tales for the pre-schoolers.


A Conversation with Tommy Orange
Friday, September 20. 2019
6:30-8:00 PM
Rialto Theater, 310 S. 9th St.. Tacoma

Join us as we celebrate reading in Pierce County. This special event is hosted by the Tacoma Public Library and Mayor Woodards.  At this time, tickets are SOLD OUT!  If you can't attend, read the book, "There, There" by Tommy Orange and join the conversation.


Friends of the Puyallup Public Library Book Sale
Saturday, September 28, 2019
10:00 AM-2:00 PM

Bargain hunter alert!  The Friends of the Puyallup Public Library are having a book sale.  Stock your bookshelves in time for rainy weather, cozy chairs and a good read!  Proceeds from the sale support library programming for all ages.  For more information or to donate items, please contact Lola Carr at 330.416.2138.


Fred's Creative Kids Art Program
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
4:00-5:00 PM

Teachers from Fred's Creative Kids will be on hand to lead students ages 7 and older in creating artworks with a Fall theme.  No registration is required.


Cook to Learn
Saturday, October 5th, 2019 3:00-4:00 PM
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 3:00-4:00 PM
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 6:30-7:30 PM

Cook to Learn is a fun time for families to create something delicious together while discovering how easy it is to introduce early math concepts to everyday activities.  Each family attending the program must include a preschooler aged 2-6.  Siblings may also attend. Cook to Learn is a collaborative initiative of Project Child Success and is made possible through generous funding from Boeing. Registration is required.  Select only one session and call or email to reserve your space.  253.841.5454 or


Wearable Tech
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
4:30-5:30 PM

Light up your life with wearable technology! Learn how to use LED lights to create a book light or illuminated wristband.  Get creative and bring in your own item to light up a scarf, book bag or headband. Designed for 4th grade and up. No registration necessary.