Teen Events
Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway
Enjoy games, crafts and meet new friends after school. For elementary age, tweens, and teens.

Tue, May 28, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Sumner - Sumner Meeting Room
Enjoy an inclusive space hang out with friends, listen to music, play games, make art, explore STEAM activities, and eat snacks! It's up to you.  

Tue, May 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Graham - Graham Meeting Room
Come join us for snacks, hangouts, and a movie selected by Teen Council!

Wed, May 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Summit - Summit Meeting Room
Create colorful designs, then shrink them down into miniature art.

Wed, May 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 1
Join Teen Council to make friends, play games, plan fun events and work on library projects virtually! Volunteer hours available, open to ages 13-19.

Thu, May 30, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Come hang out in an inclusive space with snacks, crafts, games, movies and more!

Thu, May 30, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Meeting Room
Create art with colorful diamonds to make your own bookmark! Just in time for Summer Reading! Register as supplies are limited.

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Fri, May 31, 3:30pm - 5:45pm
Virtual Pierce County Library
A virtual game run on the Teen Discord Server: PCLTeens Make a character and join your fellow teens on a gothic horror adventure. Ghost and monsters lurk in the night, with untold secrets to find.
This event is full

Fri, May 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
DuPont
Enjoy an inclusive “just for teens” hangout with casual crafts, art, or games each week. Featuring a special new activity every first Friday. Ages 12-18.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Milton/Edgewood - Milton Meeting Room
Perfect for graduation or other festive occasions, these colorful leis are fun to make and wear. Each participant will leave with their own ribbon lei. All materials will be provided. Please register.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway - Parkland/Spanaway Meeting Room
Teens and Adults, come learn the techniques used by Bob Ross to make his beautiful landscapes. You too can paint happy little trees!
This event is full

Sun, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
University Place - University Place Conference Room
Tech classes online and in the library.

Sun, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sumner
Join friends and neighbors in authentic, open dialogue with compassion and empathy. Savor tea from around the world as we come together in solidarity for deeper conversation, reflection, and action.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Parkland/Spanaway
Knit, Crochet, Sew, Hem, Embroider. Do what you want to do! You can either bring a project or learn a new craft with us. No registration required. Walk-ins welcome.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Orting Library - Multi-Purpose Center
Join community members and library staff to read and discuss a selection of themed poems on the 1st Tuesday of every month.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Graham - Graham Meeting Room
Come paint a rock to decorate a garden, keep, or swap with friends!

Wed, Jun 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Join fellow writers to meet-up and work on your projects!

Thu, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Summit - Summit Meeting Room
Relax with a guided painting project and tasty refreshments. Take home your work of art!

Thu, Jun 06, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Join us for free snacks and a throwback movie!

Thu, Jun 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Fri, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
DuPont
Enjoy an inclusive “just for teens” hangout with casual crafts, art, or games each week. Featuring a special new activity every first Friday. Ages 12-18.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Make felt succulents. All supplies provided.

Sat, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Join community members and library staff on Zoom to share poems you love, poems that you are currently reading, or poems you have written!

Sun, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
University Place - University Place Conference Room
Tech classes online and in the library.

Sun, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
South Hill - South Hill Meeting Room
Join us to learn about Mac Scotty McGregor's gender journey and what it taught him about life, our culture, and how it affects our interactions with others.

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Summit - Summit Meeting Room
Make tiny sculptures, paintings and other miniature masterpieces.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Tue, Jun 11, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Graham - Graham Meeting Room
Make a new friend!

Wed, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Summit - Summit Meeting Room
Want to learn how to crochet? Already an expert? All levels of experience welcome.

Wed, Jun 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Eatonville - Eatonville Meeting Room
Make your own jurassic world!

Wed, Jun 12, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Join us to read a variety of fiction, non-fiction, and graphic novels.

Wed, Jun 12, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway - Parkland/Spanaway Meeting Room
Have you ever wanted to be a dungeon master or game master and run a tabletop role-play game with a group of friends but didn't know how to get started? This is the class for you!

Thu, Jun 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Join us for snacks and crafts!

Thu, Jun 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sumner - Sumner Meeting Room
Find time to write, workshop ideas, share poetry, get feedback, work on your novel, meet writers, eat snacks, hang out, and talk books. 

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Fri, Jun 14, 3:30pm - 5:45pm
Virtual Pierce County Library
A virtual game run on the Teen Discord Server: PCLTeens Make a character and join your fellow teens on a gothic horror adventure. Ghost and monsters lurk in the night, with untold secrets to find.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
DuPont
Enjoy an inclusive “just for teens” hangout with casual crafts, art, or games each week. Featuring a special new activity every first Friday. Ages 12-18.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:00am - 1:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Bring your donations to the meeting room to swap! Can't make the swap but have materials to share? Drop off donations on May 24. Art supplies should be new or gently-used, and fit in a car.

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Milton/Edgewood - Milton Meeting Room
Support your local library by becoming a Friend! Attending meetings is a great way to find out about volunteer opportunities and meet other Friends of the Library.

Sat, Jun 15, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Anderson Island
Unleash your creativity-join us for a drop in crafting session. Supplies provided or bring your project to work on. Activities for all ages.

Sun, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Sumner - Sumner Meeting Room
Have something to share? Make a zine! Explore paper projects, show off or learn new techniques, and build a zine community.

Sun, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
University Place - University Place Conference Room
Tech classes online and in the library.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway
Come to the Parkland/Spanaway Library for an activity each day leading up to Summer Reading! Earn prizes! Activity sheet can be found in children's area of library. For ages 0-18

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway
Come to the Parkland/Spanaway Library for an activity each day leading up to Summer Reading! Earn prizes! Activity sheet can be found in children's area of library. For ages 0-18

Tue, Jun 18, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Orting
We’re excited! Summer of Stories is starting! Friends of all ages can pick up reading logs and join us for fun activities, eats, treats, and more!

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Buckley - Buckley Meeting Room
Welcome Junior Stargazers and Space Cadets! Join us for snacks and a showing of the film Asteroid City.

Tue, Jun 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sumner - Sumner Meeting Room
Join us for weekly food and shenanigans this summer!

Canceled
Wed, Jun 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
University Place
Join fellow writers to meet-up and work on your projects!

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway
Come to the Parkland/Spanaway Library for an activity each day leading up to Summer Reading! Earn prizes! Activity sheet can be found in children's area of library. For ages 0-18

Thu, Jun 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Summit - Summit Meeting Room
Play games, eat snacks, hang out and have fun!

Thu, Jun 20, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Join us for free snacks and a movie!

Thu, Jun 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway
Come to the Parkland/Spanaway Library for an activity each day leading up to Summer Reading! Earn prizes! Activity sheet can be found in children's area of library. For ages 0-18

Fri, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Parkland/Spanaway - Parkland/Spanaway Meeting Room
Celebrate the start of Summer Reading at the Parkland/Spanaway Library with a Kick-Off Party!

Fri, Jun 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
DuPont
Enjoy an inclusive “just for teens” hangout with casual crafts, art, or games each week. Featuring a special new activity every first Friday. Ages 12-18.

Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Fife - Fife Conference Room
Come get your summer reading log and enjoy some summer fun. We'll have a variety of activities throughout the day including bubbles, button making, and more!

Sat, Jun 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Get in touch with the land and printmaking. Be a naturalist and an artist. No experience necessary.

Sun, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
University Place - University Place Conference Room
Tech classes online and in the library.

Mon, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Summit - Summit Meeting Room
Design and assemble a Lego travel tin to take on your summer adventures.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 3
Learn, connect, and practice English language skills. For ESL learners and English speakers wanting to connect with and support ESL learners.

Tue, Jun 25, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Enjoy a story from a children's book and then participate in improv inspired by the story.

Tue, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sumner - Sumner Meeting Room
Join us for weekly food and shenanigans this summer!

Tue, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Nourish Mobile Food Bank - former Spanaway Elementary School
Visit with friendly library staff and participate in the Library's summer reading program right in your neighborhood!

Wed, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
University Place - University Place Meeting Room
Are you a crafty and creative person? Do you wish you could share your projects with others? Join us in-person at the University Place library every fourth Wednesday from 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.!

Wed, Jun 26, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 1
Join Teen Services staff for a virtual open house. Learn about programs, volunteer opportunities, and ways for your teen to get involved and connect with youth across Pierce County.

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Pierce County Library - Virtual Room 2
Join us online or in person at the Bonney Lake Library! This month's stories will be by Nalo Hopkinson, Daniel M. Lavery, Amelia B. Edwards, and Nino Cipri.