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Family information meeting for new Girl Scout Troop #42639 will be June 6

Family information meeting for new Girl Scout Troop #42639 will be June 6

A Family Information Meeting for new Girl Scout Troop #42639 will be held on June 6 at the Burien Library: WHAT: Join the fun and friendship of Girl Scouts by joining the newly formed Troop #42639! WHEN: Monday,... [Read more]

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

The Burien Library will be hosting Madi Carlson, author of Urban Cycling, advocate, and urban-cycler extraordinaire, this Saturday, April 30 at 2 p.m. This event is part of this year’s Everyone... [Read more]

Burien Library hosting ‘News Literacy Roundtable’ on Mental Health May 15

Burien Library hosting ‘News Literacy Roundtable’ on Mental Health May 15

The King County Library System is convening a series of facilitated discussions hosted by the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) as part of ASNE’s National Community and News Literacy Roundtables... [Read more]

Learn ‘Political Incivility & Polarization in America’ at Burien Library April 19

Learn ‘Political Incivility & Polarization in America’ at Burien Library April 19

Does political incivility threaten American democracy? Is there a correlation between political incivility and productivity? Dr. Cornell Clayton of Washington State University will lead a lively discussion,... [Read more]

‘This Changes Everything’ film to screen at Burien Library Tuesday, March 29

‘This Changes Everything’ film to screen at Burien Library Tuesday, March 29

A film called “This Changes Everything” will screen at the Burien Library on Tuesday, March 29. Sponsored by The Meaningful Movies Project and Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action... [Read more]

Three Tree Montessori holding screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ film Thursday

Three Tree Montessori holding screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ film Thursday

Three Tree Montessori School will be holding a FREE film screening of “Most Likely to Succeed,” a 2015 Sundance Film Festival selected documentary, on Thursday, Feb. 4, from 6:30 – 9 p.m.... [Read more]

It’ll be a FREE ‘Clay Day’ all day this Saturday at the Burien Library

It’ll be a FREE ‘Clay Day’ all day this Saturday at the Burien Library

Washington Clay Arts Association is presenting a FREE ‘Day of Clay’ this Saturday, Jan. 9 at the Burien Library – all day! “Join us at the Burien Library for this year’s WCA Winter... [Read more]

Shadow Puppetry Workshop will be held Nov. 3 and Nov. 10 at Burien Library

Shadow Puppetry Workshop will be held Nov. 3 and Nov. 10 at Burien Library

A two-day Shadow Puppetry Workshop for students in grades 5-8 will be held Tuesday, Nov. 3 and Tuesday, Nov. 10 at the Burien Library. “Some of the first stories people told long ago were with... [Read more]

Concussion & Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention event will be at Library Oct. 6

Concussion & Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention event will be at Library Oct. 6

A Concussion Prevention and Traumatic Brain Injury event will be held at the Burien Library on Tuesday, Oct. 6, starting at 7 p.m. “From youth sports to the professional level, sports-related brain... [Read more]

Twenty-two new citizens will naturalize at the Burien Library Tuesday afternoon

Twenty-two new citizens will naturalize at the Burien Library Tuesday afternoon

Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Seattle Field Office Supervisory Immigration Services Officer Lihn Tran will administer the Oath of Allegiance to 22 of America’s newest citizens during... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Author of ‘Sophie’s Quest’ holding book signing at Burien Library Saturday

Author of ‘Sophie’s Quest’ holding book signing at Burien Library Saturday

Sonja Anderson, Author of “Sophie’s Quest,” will be holding a Book Signing at the Burien Library this Saturday, June 13 at 3 p.m. It isn’t Sophie’s fault that pesky Timley Mouse crawls... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Sylvester Middle School Teacher/Author Megan Morrison at Burien Library Sat.

Sylvester Middle School Teacher/Author Megan Morrison at Burien Library Sat.

Meet Sylvester Middle School teacher – and Author – Megan Morrison at the Burien Library on Saturday, May 9 at 11 a.m. Mega has created the fantasy world of Tyme, whose residents include a certain... [Read more]

Authors Sharon Reed-Hendricks & Steve Hendricks at Burien Library May 22

Authors Sharon Reed-Hendricks & Steve Hendricks at Burien Library May 22

Meet Authors Sharon Reed-Hendricks with Steve Hendricks, of “One Man’s Dream, One Woman’s Reality” at the Burien Library on Friday, May 22, at 11 a.m. This is the story of a six-year sailing... [Read more]

Master Gardener Clinics start soon; here’s where to get free, expert advice

Master Gardener Clinics start soon; here’s where to get free, expert advice

FREE Master Gardener Clinics start soon, and will continue Saturdays at Furney’s Nursery and Wednesdays at the Burien Library. “Get answers to general gardening questions, learn about proper... [Read more]

One dream shared, millions inspired – find your dream Sept. 27 Burien

One dream shared, millions inspired – find your dream Sept. 27 Burien

“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together becomes reality.” – Yoko Ono On Sept. 27, the Burien Library will play host to an afternoon of #DreamsUnlimited through... [Read more]

Man has probable drug overdose in bathroom of Burien Library Thursday

Man has probable drug overdose in bathroom of Burien Library Thursday

An adult male transient had a probable drug overdose in the bathroom of the main Burien Library Thursday afternoon (July 31), according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. He survived, and was apparently... [Read more]

Dirt Alert! Learn about soil contamination from Asarco Smelter this Saturday

Dirt Alert! Learn about soil contamination from Asarco Smelter this Saturday

DIRT ALERT! Learn about soil contamination from the Asarco Smelter this Saturday, May 10 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Burien Library. Representatives from the Department of Ecology’s Tacoma... [Read more]

Burien Author to teach ‘Self-Publishing 101’ at Burien Library April 17

Burien Author to teach ‘Self-Publishing 101’ at Burien Library April 17

Burien Author George Matthew Cole will be teaching ‘Self-publishing 101’ for FREE at the Burien Library at 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 17. Cole is an area resident who has self-published three... [Read more]

Learn why there’s a ‘Buzz about Mason Bees’ on Sunday, March 9

Learn why there’s a ‘Buzz about Mason Bees’ on Sunday, March 9

Learn why there’s a ‘Buzz about Mason Bees’ at a free Sustainable Burien presentation on Sunday, March 9 at the Burien Library. Here’s what you can expect: Coffee & Cookies... [Read more]

Make time to learn about ‘TimeBanking’ at Burien Library this Sunday

Make time to learn about ‘TimeBanking’ at Burien Library this Sunday

Organizers of Sustainable Burien want our Readers to know that they’ve recently taken some time to create something new – a TimeBank – and you can learn all about it this Sunday at 2 p.m.! What... [Read more]

Here are the October Highlights at the Burien Library

Here are the October Highlights at the Burien Library

Check out these free programs happening at the Burien Library! Everyone is welcome: To celebrate the traveling exhibit, Hope In Hard Times, hosted by the Highline Historical Society October 15, 2013 –... [Read more]

Burien Library News for September

Burien Library News for September

September Highlights at the Burien Library: The New Job Search in the New Economy Presented by WorkSource South Seattle Community College If you are starting a job search, have been laid off or want to... [Read more]

Here’s the July schedule for the Burien Master Gardener Clinics

Here’s the July schedule for the Burien Master Gardener Clinics

Burien Master Gardeners continue with FREE advice, appearing at the Burien Library on Wednesdays as well as Furney’s Nursery on Saturdays. Master Gardener volunteers are trained para-professionals... [Read more]