The Dickens Carolers Sunday, December 2, and 9, 2018 (1:30PM – 2:15PM)

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For 40 years, The Dickens Carolers has been a local holiday tradition. Your holiday favorites, both traditional and contemporary, are sung in beautiful four-part harmony.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.


Tween Summer Book Club Wednesday, August 22, 4:00 PM

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Open to all middle school students!

Stop by to chat with teen librarian, Carrie Bowman, and former IMS teacher, Mrs. Behnke, about books you are reading this summer. We can't wait to hear about your favorites! We'll share our summer reading treats and the famous cookie bar treats, too. Come get some ideas for your own reading—-no need to share if you don't want to. Drop by the meeting room any time from 4-6pm. Incoming 6th graders welcome!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library

Kaleidoscope Play and Learn - English Wednesday, July 25th 10:30 AM, ,

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Have fun singing songs, telling stories, reading books, creating art, and playing. Kaleidoscope Play and Learn is in English. Ages 5 and younger with caregiver. 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

Get Reel Active: Make Media that Matters to You! Tuesday, July 24, 2018 (3:30PM – 6:00PM)

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Presented by Reel Girls.

For tweens and teens.

Are you a young leader who wants to make a difference in your community and beyond? Learn the importance of media literacy, and how to tell your story using a mobile device.

Register starting on July 8 when the Library opens.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

The Carry a Toon Show Monday, July 23, 2018 (7:00PM – 8:00PM)

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Presented by Chancy and Narly (Nancy Stewart and Charlie Williams).

Family program, all ages welcome.

The dynamic duo duet again! Join two of the Pacific Northwest's favorite performers for a musical montage of songs, sounds and shenanigans. They will be pulling out all the stops, using their vocal and musical chords to bring you a memorable summer symphony of sounds!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

Sound Storm Maker Workshop Thursday, July 12, 2018 (11:00AM – 12:00PM)

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Presented by KidsQuest Children's Museum.

Ages 5 and older.

Fascinated by weather and storms? Come learn how to make musical instruments out of recycled materials to emulate a rain storm and even thunder claps. Discover how a "lightning" circuit works and learn all about the science of thunderstorms.

Registration not required, but space is limited.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

Play Chess at the Library! Wednesday, May 2, 2:00 PM

 All ages and families welcome. Come to the library for an afternoon of chess! Challenge yourself and others. Chess boards and other games will be provided. Ten minutes/game on the Big Board. Play games and have fun!    Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

All ages and families welcome. Come to the library for an afternoon of chess! Challenge yourself and others. Chess boards and other games will be provided. Ten minutes/game on the Big Board. Play games and have fun! 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

Middle School Book Club Tuesday, April 24, 3pm-4pm

   Meets at the Islander Middle School Library    this month, 7447 84th Avenue SE, Mercer Island.  Read books together, share books and talk about books. We'll share the cookie bar treats, too!  Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.    

Meets at the Islander Middle School Library this month, 7447 84th Avenue SE, Mercer Island.
Read books together, share books and talk about books. We'll share the cookie bar treats, too!
Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

 

Middle School Book Club Tuesday, March 20, 2018 (3:00PM – 4:00PM)

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Meet at the Islander Middle School Library this month / 7447 84th Ave SE, Mercer Island

Open to all middle school students.

Read books together, share books and talk about books.

We'll share the cookie bar treats, too!

 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library