Aug
11
Tue
Nerd Culture Club: Librarians recommend Science Fiction! @ Online (Zoom)
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nerd Culture Club: Librarians recommend Science Fiction! @ Online (Zoom)

Come to the third of our monthly series, where we recommend geeky titles to the King County community, around your reading needs! Each session will start out with our panel recommending titles on a certain topic, then finishing out with helping you find your next great book live in response to your questions.

This month we will be recommending Science Fiction titles!

This program will take place over Zoom, please be sure to register a day in advance to get the link to participate.

Aug
12
Wed
SUSPENDED: King County Local Services Field Office Hours @ Skyway Library
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
SUSPENDED: King County Local Services Field Office Hours @ Skyway Library | Seattle | Washington | United States

In support of guidance from Public Health–Seattle & King County to limit gatherings, King County Local Services has suspended in-person field office hours at all locations until further notice. If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or call 206-477-3800.

Don’t feel like going downtown to access government services? No problem…every Wednesday, King County Local Services provides information, technical assistance, and other services at Skyway Library. From 3:00-6:30pm, you can:

• Get information about King County services (permits, pet licenses, etc.)

• Get your documents notarized

• Register to vote

• Sign up for emergency alerts

• Check property assessments

• Report potholes, etc. on King County roads

• Submit service requests and feedback to King County government

Come by and speak with a King County representative about local services that matter to you. See you there!

WHCA Monthly Board Meeting @ King County Fire District 20 Training Center
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
WHCA Monthly Board Meeting @ King County Fire District 20 Training Center | Seattle | Washington | United States

West Hill Community Association Monthly Board Meetings are open to the public, and often feature guest speakers in addition to community reports and information from a variety of local organizations.

Aug
13
Thu
Online: Kahoot! Trivia @ Zoom Webinar
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Online: Kahoot! Trivia @ Zoom Webinar | Seattle | Washington | United States

Join KCLS online for Kahoot! Trivia, every Thursday afternoon at 1pm through August 27th. Please go to KCLS.org/events and search “kahoot trivia” to register.

We will have 2-3 rounds of trivia. You can play along at home on Zoom as an individual or as a team with members of your household. Each person who registers will receive a Zoom invitation to join the fun on the day of the event.

To participate, you will need a computer or laptop that allows a split screen option or two devices, one to run the Zoom app and one to run the Kahoot app.

Aug
14
Fri
SYNC Youth Leadership Council’s recommendations for their community @ Online
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SYNC Youth Leadership Council's recommendations for their community @ Online

Over the past two years, SYNC’s Youth Leadership Council members have become experts on the needs of young people in the Skyway community. Come and learn their recommendations to keep the ownership of the Skyway community in the hands of its residents.

CANCELLED: Skyway Outdoor Cinema (Week 2) @ Skyway Outdoor Cinema
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
CANCELLED: Skyway Outdoor Cinema (Week 2) @ Skyway Outdoor Cinema | Seattle | Washington | United States

Save the date for Skyway Outdoor Cinema!

🍿 FOOD: Food Trucks TBA; 50¢ popcorn & $1 full-size candy at concessions
🎈 FUN: TBA

Preshow fun gets started at 8pm behind the Skyway 7-Eleven in the U.S. Bank parking lot (but insiders know to get here by 7pm for a good spot). Don’t forget to bring a comfy chair or blanket (or picnic table, or beanbag) and some cash for the concession stand (there is a U.S. Bank ATM on premises and a CO-OP ATM in the 7-Eleven, if you prefer). Movie starts at 9pm with a Blu-ray DVD prize drawing to follow.

This project was supported, in part, by an award from 4Culture, as well as support from and all of our wonderful community donors and business sponsors.

Aug
19
Wed
SUSPENDED: King County Local Services Field Office Hours @ Skyway Library
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
SUSPENDED: King County Local Services Field Office Hours @ Skyway Library | Seattle | Washington | United States

In support of guidance from Public Health–Seattle & King County to limit gatherings, King County Local Services has suspended in-person field office hours at all locations until further notice. If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or call 206-477-3800.

Don’t feel like going downtown to access government services? No problem…every Wednesday, King County Local Services provides information, technical assistance, and other services at Skyway Library. From 3:00-6:30pm, you can:

• Get information about King County services (permits, pet licenses, etc.)

• Get your documents notarized

• Register to vote

• Sign up for emergency alerts

• Check property assessments

• Report potholes, etc. on King County roads

• Submit service requests and feedback to King County government

Come by and speak with a King County representative about local services that matter to you. See you there!

Aug
20
Thu
Online: Kahoot! Trivia @ Zoom Webinar
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Online: Kahoot! Trivia @ Zoom Webinar | Seattle | Washington | United States

Join KCLS online for Kahoot! Trivia, every Thursday afternoon at 1pm through August 27th. Please go to KCLS.org/events and search “kahoot trivia” to register.

We will have 2-3 rounds of trivia. You can play along at home on Zoom as an individual or as a team with members of your household. Each person who registers will receive a Zoom invitation to join the fun on the day of the event.

To participate, you will need a computer or laptop that allows a split screen option or two devices, one to run the Zoom app and one to run the Kahoot app.

Aug
21
Fri
CANCELLED: Skyway Outdoor Cinema (Week 3) @ Skyway Outdoor Cinema
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
CANCELLED: Skyway Outdoor Cinema (Week 3) @ Skyway Outdoor Cinema | Seattle | Washington | United States

Save the date for Skyway Outdoor Cinema!

🍿 FOOD: Food Trucks TBA; 50¢ popcorn & $1 full-size candy at concessions
🎈 FUN: TBA

Preshow fun gets started at 8pm behind the Skyway 7-Eleven in the U.S. Bank parking lot (but insiders know to get here by 7pm for a good spot). Don’t forget to bring a comfy chair or blanket (or picnic table, or beanbag) and some cash for the concession stand (there is a U.S. Bank ATM on premises and a CO-OP ATM in the 7-Eleven, if you prefer). Movie starts at 9pm with a Blu-ray DVD prize drawing to follow.

This project was supported, in part, by an award from 4Culture, as well as support from and all of our wonderful community donors and business sponsors.

Aug
25
Tue
Nerd Culture Club: Adult Comic Book Discussion @ Online (Zoom)
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Nerd Culture Club: Adult Comic Book Discussion @ Online (Zoom)

For ages 17 and up, although teenagers can attend with parent/guardian permission.

Join Nerd Culture Club as we discuss Bingo Love by Tee Franklin. This romance was originally funded on Kickstarter, because Tee Franklin’s vision of a life long love story between a Black woman and a Latina Woman was the kid of story publishers weren’t ready to take on. Comic readers, however, were ready for this story! After a very successful Kickstarter Image picked Bingo Love up. Come join us to discuss this heart warming story of two girls in love!

Bingo Love is available through Hoopla, a library database (and app) with no waiting, so please check it out and join us for the discussion! This title contains adult themes so our program may be inappropriate for some individuals.

This program will take place over Zoom, please be sure to register a day in advance to get the link to participate.