Library Events & Programs

Holiday Book Drive

Holiday Book Drive

November 19 - December 19

This holiday season, please consider donating to our Holiday Book Drive. All books will benefit the children and families of St. Francis House.

Drop off new children's books in the donation bin located in the Puyallup Public Library starting November 19. Thank you for your generosity!
Holiday Music

Holiday Music Series

December 8, 15 & 22
1:00 pm

Enjoy the sounds of the season at this free series of holiday performances on Saturdays in December.

Saturday, December 8  - The Puyallup High School Norselanders
Saturday, December 15  - The Alleluia Bell Ringers
Saturday, December 22 - Rogers High School Vocal Ensemble

Sailor Moon

Sailor Moon UV Resin Craft & View

December 20
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Craft your own magical girl charm by learning how to use UV resin, and catch some Sailor Moon on the big screen--old school style of course!

This program is intended for teens and adults, and no registration is necessary.
Memory Cafe

Memory Cafe

December 21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of socializing, music and fun! The relaxed atmosphere is perfect for those living with Alzheimers and/or Dementia and their Care Partners. Beverages and snacks will be provided, no registration required.
Escape Room

Stranger Things Escape Room

Thursday & Saturday
December 27 & 29*

10:00 am - 10:45 am
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Stranger things are afoot in Hawkins, Indiana. 

Can you escape this Stranger Things-themed room before the Demogorgon gets you?! Teams will have 45 minutes to work together to solve puzzles using clues, hints, and strategy before time runs out.

This program is for kids, teens and adults, ages 11 and up. Contact the library at 253-841-5454 or to sign up. Each session is for 4-8 players. Please be aware we may pair you with other players. 

Registration is required. 

*December 29 session is full, and December 27 session is nearly full. Please contact us to be added to the waiting list.

Minecraft Build Competition:
Winter Break Edition

December 28
10:30 am - 1:00 pm

The theme is a mystery until the day of competition! Join us to play for fun or to win. You can bring your own device to play on and we have computers for you to use, too. Intended for ages 8-12. Registration (beginning November 13) is required, as space is limited. 

Cool Creations LEGO Challenge

January 18
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

What can you build with 35 LEGO building block pieces? Are you up for the challenge? Join us for this fun event based off the book Cool Creations in 35 Pieces by Sean Kenney.

Recommended for children 5-12 years old. No registration required.

Funded in part by the Washington State Library and the Institute for Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act.

Oreo Tasting Contest

January 22
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm

So many Oreo cookies with wonderful and slightly strange flavors. Can you guess them all by the taste alone? Join us for this special program for teens and tweens only. Who will come out on top as the champion Oreo taster?

For ages 8-19 only. Space and cookies are limited, so advance registration is required.