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Burien Library holding ‘Reading Party in the Park’ on Thursday, July 20

Burien Library holding ‘Reading Party in the Park’ on Thursday, July 20

The Burien Library will be holding a free ‘Reading Party in the Park’ on Thursday, July 20, from 2 – 4 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park. “Bring your own blanket or lawn chair and favorite... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Author Dan Gemeinhart & Coloring Book Publisher Sarah Mo this Saturday

Meet Author Dan Gemeinhart & Coloring Book Publisher Sarah Mo this Saturday

Meet Dan Gemeinhart, Author of “The Honest Truth” And “Some Kind of Courage,” along with Coloring Book Publisher Sarah Mo this Saturday, May 7, courtesy Advertiser Page 2 Books: Dan Gemeinhart,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Page 2 Books’ new ‘Saturday Morning Book Club’ starts Saturday

Advertiser Page 2 Books’ new ‘Saturday Morning Book Club’ starts Saturday

Advertiser Page 2 Books’ new ‘Saturday Morning Book Club’ begins this Saturday, Jan. 16, at 9 a.m. Always wanted to join a book club but never found one that met at a convenient time?... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools partners with King County Library System for ‘Big Read’

Highline Public Schools partners with King County Library System for ‘Big Read’

Highline Public Schools has teamed up the King County Library System (KCLS) to participate in the ‘Big Read,’ a program of the National Endowment for the Arts. KCLS distributed 800 free copies... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Author Tracy Weber at Page 2 Books Saturday

Meet Author Tracy Weber at Page 2 Books Saturday

Author Tracy Weber returns to Page 2 Books at 2 p.m. this Saturday, Jan. 9, to introduce the third in her Downward Dog yoga mystery series. Following “Murder Strikes a Pose” and “A Killer Retreat,”... [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]

Sponsored Post Book Signings for Laura Coffey & Eric Ode at Page 2 Books on Saturday, Nov. 21

Book Signings for Laura Coffey & Eric Ode at Page 2 Books on Saturday, Nov. 21

There will be TWO Book Signing Events on Saturday, Nov. 21 at Page 2 Books: At 10:30 a.m., come meet Laura T. Coffey, a writer, editor, and producer for TODAY.com, the website of NBC’s TODAY Show —... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn about local cop Mike Buckingham at book signing at Burien Books Sept. 26

Learn about local cop Mike Buckingham at book signing at Burien Books Sept. 26

Burien Books will be hosting a book signing and talk for “Triumph Born of Ashes: Trooper Mike Buckingham’s Story” by Ward Buckingham, on Saturday, Sept. 26, from Noon – 3 p.m. This... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Signing for Author Christina Dodd at Page 2 Books Tuesday, Sept. 8

Book Signing for Author Christina Dodd at Page 2 Books Tuesday, Sept. 8

A Book Signing event for Christina Dodd, Author of “Obsession Falls,” will be held at Page 2 Books on Tuesday, Sept. 8, from 5 – 7 p.m. To celebrate, she’s invited three of her writing... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Greg Johnston, Author of ‘Washington’s Pacific Coast’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Meet Greg Johnston, Author of ‘Washington’s Pacific Coast’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Greg Johnston, Author of “Washington’s Pacific Coast,” will be doing a book signing at Advertiser Page 2 Books at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 18. Washington’s coast is a unique adventure destination... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Author of ‘The League of Regrettable Superheroes’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Author of ‘The League of Regrettable Superheroes’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Jon Morris, Author of “The League of Regrettable Superheroes,” will be holding a Book Signing At Page 2 Books at 10 a.m. this Saturday, July 11. Do you remember comic books featuring Doll Man, Doctor... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

Waldo is hiding within 25 businesses in downtown Burien. If you find him, you can win great prizes in Page 2 Books’ second annual “Where’s Waldo?” scavenger hunt! Here’s how to play: Pick... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Signing & Jazz with Martha Brockenbrough at Page 2 Books Saturday

Book Signing & Jazz with Martha Brockenbrough at Page 2 Books Saturday

Seattle author Martha Brockenbrough (“Devine Intervention,” “The Dinosaur Tooth Ferry”) will be at Advertiser Page 2 Books this Saturday, May 23 at 2 p.m. for a combo Book Signing and Jazz Performance! Come... [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]

Sponsored Post Meet Stella Cameron, Author of ‘Folly’ at Page 2 Books this Saturday, May 2

Meet Stella Cameron, Author of ‘Folly’ at Page 2 Books this Saturday, May 2

Meet Stella Cameron, Author of “Folly,” this Saturday, May 2 at 1:30 p.m. at Page 2 Books in Burien. Stella Cameron is a bestselling author in contemporary and historical romance; now she’s taking... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Author of ‘100 Things to do in Seattle Before You Die’ at Page 2 Books Sat.

Meet Author of ‘100 Things to do in Seattle Before You Die’ at Page 2 Books Sat.

Meet Athima Chansanchai, Author of “100 Things To Do In Seattle Before You Die” this Saturday, April 25 at 1:30 p.m. at Page 2 Books in Burien. How well do you know your own city? What should... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Signing for Blaine Harden at Page 2 Books Thursday night, April 9

Book Signing for Blaine Harden at Page 2 Books Thursday night, April 9

A Book Signing for Author Blaine Harden will be held at Page 2 Books this Thursday night, April 9 at 7 p.m. Blaine – a longtime Washington Post reporter and now Seattle resident wrote “The Great Leader... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Young Adult Author Julie Bragonier Minnick at Page 2 Books this Saturday

Meet Young Adult Author Julie Bragonier Minnick at Page 2 Books this Saturday

Julie Bragonier Minnick, Author of “Trinity Heart: Snow Angel”, will be at Advertiser Page 2 Books this Saturday, Nov. 22, at 2:30 p.m. Minnick is an author of young adult novels who loves to explore... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Page 2 Books holding Book Launch event this Thursday, Nov. 6

Advertiser Page 2 Books holding Book Launch event this Thursday, Nov. 6

Advertiser Page 2 Books will be holding a Book Launch event during this Thursday night’s B-Town Beat Art Walk, from 6 – 9 p.m. at their store at 457 SW 152nd Street in downtown Burien. This... [Read more]

Here are the September events for your Burien Library

Here are the September events for your Burien Library

Here are the September Events for your Burien Library: Please click on the links below to view the programs for each age group. Children & Families Teens Adults Children & Families September... [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]

Your Empress of Information says ‘forget the world with a book’

Your Empress of Information says ‘forget the world with a book’

by Marilee A. Cogswell Manager, Burien Library “Betsy returned to her chair, took off her coat and hat, opened her book and forgot the world again.” – from ‘Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown’ by Maud... [Read more]

Your Empress of Information: <i>‘The more you read, the more things you will know’</i>

Your Empress of Information: ‘The more you read, the more things you will know’

by Marilee A. Cogswell Manager, Burien Library “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.” — Dr. Seuss, “I Can Read... [Read more]