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Canceled

Family Outdoor Crafts & Activities

A time for families and kids ages 5 & up to get together outdoors at the library to craft, enjoy activities, and play games. Parents and caregivers welcomed!

Join us on Thursdays outside at the Steilacoom Library for crafting & activities with the family! Suggested age group is for school-age children and up. Each program will be a different craft or activity. All supplies are provided. If a program is cancelled due to weather, Take & Make kits can be provided upon request (not all programs can be converted into a Take & Make. Call the Steilacoom library to confirm: 253-548-3313.) 


Papier-Mache Hot Air Balloons: Part 1 - Thursday, August 4th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

- Start a papier-mache hot air balloon using old newspaper. Take home your papier-mache craft to paint at home, or leave at the library to dry, and come back on August 11th at 4 pm to paint and construct your hot air balloon.  ***Be sure to sign up for both Part 1 and Part 2!

Papier-Mache Hot Air Balloons: Part 2 - Thursday, August 11th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

-Paint your papier-mache hot air balloon and basket! 

Bubble Madness: Thursday, August 18th from 4:00 – 5:00 pm

- Make bubble wands and enjoy a day of bubbles!

SLIME Time!: Thursday, August 25th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

- Make your own slime!

These programs will be held outside near the entrance of the Steilacoom Library, so plan accordingly. Participants should prepare for being in the sun/the current weather or prepare to dress warmer for colder weather. In the event of inclement weather (excessive heat, smoke, rain, etc. the event will be cancelled). 

***Family Outdoor Crafts & Activities will pause for the fall and winter. Look out for future Take & Makes!

Steilacoom

Phone: 253-548-3313

Hours
Mon, Oct 03 11:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Oct 04 12:00PM to 7:00PM
Wed, Oct 05 11:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Oct 06 11:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Oct 07 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Oct 08 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 09 Closed

About the branch

Upcoming events

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Wed, Oct 12, 11:15am - 12:15pm
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Wed, Oct 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
A safe and inclusive place for teens to play games, read, watch, draw, or create, every 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 3 – 4pm.

Thu, Oct 13, 4:30pm - 5:35pm
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Sat, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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Wed, Oct 19, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Enjoy stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for the whole family.

Thu, Oct 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Explore the world of STEAM. Activities are designed for ages 8 & up. Parents and caregivers welcomed!

Wed, Oct 26, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Enjoy stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for the whole family.

Wed, Oct 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
A safe and inclusive place for teens to play games, read, watch, draw, or create, every 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 3 – 4pm.

Wed, Nov 02, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Enjoy stories, art activities, rhymes, singing and fingerplays for the whole family.

Thu, Nov 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Explore the world of STEAM. Activities are designed for ages 8 & up. Parents and caregivers welcomed!