History at Your Fingertips!
Discover Puyallup's History
History at your finger tips! The Puyallup Public Library is offering a program that opens the Library’s History Room archive to the public on a monthly basis. The archive will be open for public exploration and research on:
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Volunteers will be available as guides to the photograph collection, past City Directories, Puyallup High School yearbooks and a wide range of other materials that have historical significance to the community. Materials available date back to the early 1900s.
Great Decisions 2016 Discussion Group
Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. Organized by the Foreign Policy Association with the aim to encourage citizens to participate in the foreign policy process.
The Great Decisions Discussion Group will meet in the library meeting rooms from 1:00pm to 3:30pm every other Thursday beginning January 21st. The format involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book (available at the Library's 2nd floor Reference Desk), watching the DVD and meeting in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today.
Thursday,March 3rd: Migration
Thursday, March 17th: The Koreas
Thursday, March 31st: The United Nations
Thursday, April 14th: Climate Change
Thursday, April 28th: Cuba and the U.S.
Tax Information & AssistanceStarting February 5th and continuing through April 9th, the AARP Tax-Aide program offers free one-on-one counseling to help individuals prepare basic tax forms, including the 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ and other standard schedules. To learn more, click here.
Microsoft IT AcademyThe Puyallup Public Library, in partnership with the Washington State Library and Microsoft, is proud to offer free access to Microsoft IT Academy. The IT Academy offers hundreds of technology courses on three levels: basic digital literacy skills, Microsoft Office Skills, and advanced skills for IT Professionals. Learn on your own computer at home, on your laptop using WiFi, or on an internet computer at your library.