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The library is extending our hours on July 6th, 2021.  Please note that some services, such as meeting and study rooms, are not available, but you can browse the collection, check out books, use a computer and print. We hope to add back the remaining services this fall.

The library will still offer curbside services, phone and email reference.  Email or call us at puylib@puyallupwa.gov or 253.841.5454.

July 1 - July 31, 2021

Library Card Design Contest
Entries due by 8/1/2021

This is a chance for budding artists to add to their portfolio.  Submit your original design for our new library cards.  Click the image below for full details.SmallDesignContest

Fridays from June 4 - August 13, 2021
Preschool Power via Zoom
Sessions are pre-recorded

Join Miss Bonnie for stories, songs, fingerplays and more. Reading, rhyming, singing, and talking inspire literacy and language development, the foundations of learning. Storytime is structured to help show parents and caregivers how they can help their child interact with books and develop early literacy skills, too!  Especially for ages 3 to 5. Visit our Preschool Power YouTube playlist to view the videos.

Every other Thursday beginning June 17 - August 12, 2021
Sing-a-Song Storytime

Sessions are pre-recorded

Ms. Carol and Ms. Debi sing songs and move around to the accompaniment of the piano.   Singing and dancing along are highly encouraged!  Recommended for children (1-6 years old) and their caregivers to share together.

To watch any of the videos in the Sing-A-Song series, please visit the YouTube playlist.


belovedVirtual Book Club


Upcoming Selection and New Meeting Time

Beginning July 20th, Book Club will meet on Tuesdays at 6 PM


Beloved by Toni Morrison

Register for the Zoom meetings here.

Listed below are the reading targets and meeting dates. There are no chapter numbers, so next to the page number are the last 3 words on that page in case you need to adjust for a different edition.

July 20 through p. 49 ..still held hands.
July 27 through p. 105 ..darkened the water.

Copy of Princesses video cover
Storytime With a Daffodil Queen and Princess

Enjoy a story read by a sparkling Daffodil Princess or the Queen herself!  There are 3 fun tales to choose from.  


Weekly Take and Make Kits
Beginning June 14, 2021

Inspire imagination and creativity with a different STEAM Take and Make kit each week, available at the library while supplies last.  From crafts to science, kits include the materials needed for each project.  Recommended for children ages 5+.  Stop by, call or email to request a kit.  253.841.5454 or puylib@puyallupwa.gov

Starting July 6: Five Things to Make with Straws   
Flex your engineering skills, experiment with physics... using straws?  Yes indeed!  From a flapping butterfly to origami stars; even a ball that "floats" in the air, these projects add up to fun. 

Starting July 12: Lentil Daal 
Lentils plus spices equals DAAL!  And you can make it at home. 

Starting July 19: Canvas Art Using Painters Tape  
Create abstract art with canvas, tape and paint! 

Starting July 26: Five Things to Make with Pipe Cleaners  
Test for UV rays, create a light-up LED bracelet, a crawling caterpillar and more with pipe cleaners. 

Paint Night with Pinot’s Palette: Rockin’ Rhino
Thursday, July 8
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Description: Join us for paint at home fun with Pinot’s Palette! Local artists will walk you through a lovely animal painting to create your own masterpiece. This class will be available for 7 days for everyone who signs up! No supplies? Pinot's is offering paint kits for $10!  If you're interested in purchasing a kit, please let us know when you sign up. For ages 12+. Registration required, please call the library at 253-841-5454 or email us at puylib@puyallupwa.gov

Animal Spelling Bee
Thursday, July 22
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
What's the buzz all about? An animal spelling bee! Test your spelling skills and learn fun facts about animals, live on Zoom! For ages 10+. Registration required.