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So You Want to Write a Children’s Book? Karen Robbins, Saturday, Oct. 8, 12-1pm, Library 020

A conversation with local author and illustrator, Karen Robbins General curiosity? What about marketing? Working with an illustrator? Publishing? Saturday, October 8 12:00pm to 1:00pm Collins Memorial Library Room 020  

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Rocking Chair Room Story Hour, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, 10am, Pacific NW Room

Family Story Hour Saturday, October 8th 10:00am—11:00am Pacific NW Room Come create your own original art! Local author and Puget Sound graduate, Karen Robbins will be reading from her children books Care for Our World and Shoe Print Art. *Children … Continue reading

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Linda Marshall and the Art of Washi Paper, September 21, 5:30-7pm, Library Rm. 020

Linda will discuss the art of Washi as well as showcase examples of paper.  This is very much a hands on session and paper will be available for purchase.  5:30 to 7:00, Library Room 020. Washi Arts sole focus is … Continue reading

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Events at Collins Library – Fall 2016

SEPTEMBER Friday, September 16: Susan Lowdermilk, Book Artist. Susan is a Professor at Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon where she has been teaching courses in printmaking, artist books and graphic design for two decades. As a book artist and … Continue reading

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Susan Lowdermilk, Book Artist: Friday, September 16, 2016, 5:30-7pm, Library Rm. 020

Susan is a Professor at Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon where she has been teaching courses in printmaking, artist books and graphic design for two decades. As a book artist and printmaker, Susan works in traditional processes such as … Continue reading

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Behind the Archives Door Events

We are in the process of installing all new spaces in the Archives & Special Collections. Our Behind the Archives Door series will return spring 2017. Please check back later this fall for a full listing of events. We look … Continue reading

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Music in the Library: Harpists on Friday, April 29

Please join us for our Music in the Library series: Harpists Friday, April 29th 3:30-3:50 p.m. Collins Library Reading Room Performances by: Christina Sumprer, Frances Welsh and Rosalie Boyle For more information contact: libref@pugetsound.edu

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Relay for Life Collects Canned Food April 16-29 in Collins Memorial Library

Relay for Life will be collecting canned food for the Northwest Tacoma location of the FISH Food Bank from April 16-29 in Collins Memorial Library.  We will be using the cans during our luminaria ceremony at 10 pm on April … Continue reading

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Music in the Library – Babflock: Flute and Saxophone Duets on Wednesday, April 20th, 3:30 p.m.

Please join us for our Music in the Library series: Wednesday, April 20th 3:30-4:00 p.m. Collins Library Reading Room Performances by Colin Babcock on flute and Tim Flock on Saxophone For more information contact: libref@pugetsound.edu

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Love research? Join us at Library Career Night, Tuesday, April 26, 5:00-6:00pm, Misner Room, Collins Library

Do you love research? Love to read and develop programs? Intrigued by Archives and Special Collections? Love to read printed texts and eBooks? Can’t wait to see what the next new technology has to offer? Want to help people? Yes? … Continue reading

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