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Talk with a Master Gardener at Burien Library & Des Moines Farmers Market

Talk with a Master Gardener at Burien Library & Des Moines Farmers Market

Master Gardeners are available locally twice a week: Wednesdays at the Burien Library, from 5 – 8 p.m. Saturdays at the Des Moines Farmers Market, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. They can answer questions... [Read more]

New Citizens participate in Naturalization ceremony at Burien Library

New Citizens participate in Naturalization ceremony at Burien Library

On Wednesday, April 10, King County Library System Executive Director Lisa Rosenblum welcomed 17 new U.S. Citizens at an Oath Ceremony at the Burien Library. The ceremony was held in the multi-purpose... [Read more]

Learn about Affordable Housing at PSARA event this Thursday, April 11

Learn about Affordable Housing at PSARA event this Thursday, April 11

Join PSARA (Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action) for a dicussion of affordable housing this Thursday, April 11, at 1 p.m. at the Burien Library. This free event will feature Colleen Brandt-Schluter,... [Read more]

REMINDER: City of Burien’s Tenant Protections Meetings start TONIGHT

REMINDER: City of Burien’s Tenant Protections Meetings start TONIGHT

REMINDER: The City of Burien’s rescheduled Tenant Protections Meetings start TONIGHT – Tuesday, Mar. 5 – at City Hall. In order to gather feedback about how proposed tenant protections could... [Read more]

Hear ‘Herstory: Stories of Old Lesbians’ at Burien Library on Thursday. Mar. 14

Hear ‘Herstory: Stories of Old Lesbians’ at Burien Library on Thursday. Mar. 14

Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action (PSARA) will present “Herstory: Stories of Old Lesbians” on Thursday, March 14, at 1 p.m., at the Burien Library. The oral herstories featured in... [Read more]

Tenant Protections Community Conversation at Burien Library Feb. 20

Tenant Protections Community Conversation at Burien Library Feb. 20

A Tenant Protections Community Conversation will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Burien Library. Here’s more info from a Facebook event page: Are you a renter or landlord... [Read more]

Community Resource Fair will be Tuesday at the Burien Library

Community Resource Fair will be Tuesday at the Burien Library

A Community Resource Fair will be held this Tuesday, Nov. 6 at the Burien Library, from 1:30 – 5 p.m. This is a FREE event, that intended to bring caring people and organizations together in one easy... [Read more]

Get help at Community Resource Fair at Burien Library on Tuesday, Nov. 6

Get help at Community Resource Fair at Burien Library on Tuesday, Nov. 6

The Community Resource Fair is an event that brings caring people and organizations together in one easy to access location, and it’s coming to the Burien Library on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, from... [Read more]

Don’t throw it away – bring it to the ‘Repair Cafe’ at Burien Library Sept. 25

Don’t throw it away – bring it to the ‘Repair Cafe’ at Burien Library Sept. 25

Don’t toss your broken lamp, pair of ripped jeans or busted chair away – bring it to the ‘Repair Cafe,’ coming to the Burien Library on Tuesday, Sept. 25. This FREE event will run... [Read more]

Are you ready? Free Disaster Skills Training starts at Burien Library Sept. 18

Are you ready? Free Disaster Skills Training starts at Burien Library Sept. 18

A FREE ‘Disaster Skills Training’ course will be offered at the Burien Library this fall, starting Sept. 18: DESCRIPTION King County is prone to many hazards, and when one happens many services... [Read more]

FREE Arts-a-Glow Lantern Making class will be Friday, Sept. 7 at Burien Library

FREE Arts-a-Glow Lantern Making class will be Friday, Sept. 7 at Burien Library

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com A FREE Arts-a-Glow Lantern Making class will be held at the Burien Library on Friday, Sept. 7, from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Presented by Oleana Perry, this is a family program,... [Read more]

National Children’s Day to be celebrated at Burien Library on Sun., April 29

National Children’s Day to be celebrated at Burien Library on Sun., April 29

Serving residents within 39 cities of its large and diverse service area, King County Library System (KCLS) will emphasize the importance of literacy for children from all backgrounds on Sunday, April... [Read more]

Facilitated Community Conversations on Guns at Burien Library March 27

Facilitated Community Conversations on Guns at Burien Library March 27

Real Talk is a monthly gathering space where folks talk about topics that are current, trending and important to you, such as the latest headline or hashtag. “Share your perspective, learn from... [Read more]

DIRT Corps FREE Tree Giveaway will be Saturday, Feb. 24 at Burien Library

DIRT Corps FREE Tree Giveaway will be Saturday, Feb. 24 at Burien Library

Come join DIRT Corps at the Burien Library on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, for a FREE tree giveaway event from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Part of our green infrastructure mission is to increase tree canopy in our... [Read more]

Learn how to reduce anxiety through Meditation at Burien Library Jan. 25

Learn how to reduce anxiety through Meditation at Burien Library Jan. 25

We all suffer from anxiety at some time or another, and we all could use some more mindfulness and calm in our lives. Well, you can learn how to reduce anxiety through Meditation for FREE at the Burien... [Read more]

28 gather to discuss homelessness at Burien Library Wednesday night

28 gather to discuss homelessness at Burien Library Wednesday night

By Maureen Hoffmann Special to The B-Town Blog Twenty eight people (including 5 children) gathered at the Burien Library/City Hall meeting room to hear stories about homelessness, and to discuss approaches... [Read more]

International flute recording artist Gary Stroutsos at Burien Library Thursday

International flute recording artist Gary Stroutsos at Burien Library Thursday

International flute recording artist Gary Stroutsos will perform for FREE this Thursday, Nov. 30, from 7 – 8 p.m. at the Burien Library. Gary will showcase his one-of-a-kind collection of world flute... [Read more]

Great prices, selection at Burien Library Guild Book Sale Saturday, Dec. 2

Great prices, selection at Burien Library Guild Book Sale Saturday, Dec. 2

The Burien Library Guild’s Book Sale will be held from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2 at the Burien Library. Great Prices! Wonderful Selection! Proceeds support programs at the Burien Library... [Read more]

Hear stories and experiences of homelessness at Burien Library Nov. 29

Hear stories and experiences of homelessness at Burien Library Nov. 29

Hear stories and experiences of Homelessness at the Burien Library on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. “Engage with and learn from Real Change’s Homeless Speakers Bureau, a... [Read more]