Library programs

May 23, 2012
12:00 PM

The Mukilteo Library offers a variety of free programs for babies to adults, including these in June:

Summer Reading

Summer Reading for all ages. Read books, win prizes. Call or visit to find out more.

Mukilteo Library Knitting Group

Thursdays, June 7, 14, 21, 28, 10 a.m.-noon

Knitters of all skill levels welcome! Share knowledge & build skills in a supportive atmosphere. Beginners: please bring a pair of #8 or #9 needles and a skein of worsted-weight yarn.

Between the Covers: Books to Keep You Up at Night!

Saturday, June 9, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Adult Summer Reading Kickoff! Read anything lately that you just couldn't put down? Come ready to briefly share a book or two, and be prepared to jot down recommendations from others. A great way to line up a summer full of great reading, or hear about fresh titles for your book group!

Nature Walk for Wild Edibles

Saturday, June 9, 2-3:30 p.m.

Join herbalist Jennifer Sundstrom for a stroll through the park to meet plants and discuss food, medicinal uses, and sustainable harvesting. We will walk, rain or shine, so dress appropriately.

Please preregister online at, or phone the Mukilteo Library at 425-493-8202. For adults and teens.

Mukilteo Daytime Book Group

Monday, June 18, 10-11:30 a.m.

Join the group discussion on the book “Clara and Mr. Tiffany” by Susan Vreeland.

Mukilteo Evening Book Group

Thursday, June 21, 7-8:30 p.m.

Join the group discussion on the book “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” by Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Summer Reading Kick-Off: The Reptile Man

Saturday, June 23, 2 p.m.

Experience the world of reptiles: snakes, iguanas, turtles and lizards. The Reptile Man (Scott Peterson) brings 10 to 15 live animals to this wildly popular show.

Study Zone

Mondays & Wednesdays

3-5 p.m. when school is in session

An opportunity for quiet individual or group study. Kamiak Academic Coaches will be available to help students with homework.

Read with Carmen and Risa

Sundays 3-4:45 p.m.

Carmen and Risa love to listen to young readers. Read with one of these sweet therapy dogs for 15 minutes and receive a "pawtograh" souvenir.

Ready Readers: Baby & Me Storytime

Tuesdays 10 and 11 a.m.

Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required.

Ready Readers: Toddler Storytime

Tuesdays 7 p.m. and

Wednesdays 10 and 11 a.m.

Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.

Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime

Wednesdays 7 p.m. and

Thursdays 10 and 11 a.m.

Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music, and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required.

The Mukilteo Library is at 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd. Phone at 425-493-8202.