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Stories from the Front Lines of Integration

Covington Library

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Lee R. McMurrin, PhD will discuss racial issues from the 1960s and 1970s that are still too prevalent today.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, April 23, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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One-on-One Computer Help

Covington Library

Saturday, April 25, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers are here for you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.




Exploring Home, the Poetry on Buses Project

Covington Library

Saturday, April 25, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Let's explore "home" together through poetry readings from some of this year's Poetry on Buses and through poetry that we will write together. Come for the performance and stay for the poetry writing workshop.

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Interviewing and Networking Skills Workshop

Covington Library

Sunday, April 26, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

How to identify, demonstrate and package skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers? Learn the most and least effective strategies for finding employment, get ideas for job search activities. This workshop will cover tools to plan and organize an effective job search and tips on effective use of the ...

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Monday, April 27, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Computer Class: Outlook Email Level 2

Covington Library

Monday, April 27, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Get more from Outlook.com email. Send and open attachments, create folders, filters and contacts. Must have Microsoft email.

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Celebrating Native Plant Appreciation Week

Covington Library

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

John Neorr, Covington resident and long time Washington Native Plant Steward, will present "Native Plant Potpourri." John will discuss the nature and benefits of native plants and propose several of his "Fan Favorites" for inclusion in your own landscaping.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, April 30, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, May 02, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Romance Extravaganza

Covington Library

Saturday, May 02, 2015
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Saturday, May 02, 2015

11am - 2pm



Enjoy author panels, a book signing, refreshments and door prizes.



Bestselling Authors Dish About Romance, 11am - Noon



Elizabeth Boyle, Julia Quinn, Gerri Russell

The great thing about the ...

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One-on-One Computer Help

Covington Library

Saturday, May 02, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers are here for you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.




English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Monday, May 04, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Computer Class: Computer Basics

Covington Library

Monday, May 04, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn and practice important computer basics; explore the power of computers.

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Friends of the Covington Library Meeting

Covington Library

Tuesday, May 05, 2015
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us! Everyone welcome.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, May 06, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, May 07, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, May 09, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Master Gardeners Questions & Answers

Covington Library

Saturday, May 09, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Get expert advice on your plant and landscape questions from Master Gardeners. Available in the library lobby.



Animal Totems in Northwest Art

Covington Library

Saturday, May 09, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Art Historian Susan Old will present an introduction to the mythology and totemic sculpture in native and contemporary Northwest art. Spirit birds, animal guides, Trickster tales, shape-shifters and clan totems are represented in masks, head-dresses, sculptures,
ceremonial vessels and totem poles.

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One-on-One Computer Help

Covington Library

Saturday, May 09, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers are here for you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.




English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Monday, May 11, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Computer Class: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

Covington Library

Monday, May 11, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Create multi-media presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. Must be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Seeing the Best of Europe, Independently and on a Budget

Covington Library

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Professional, published freelance author, travel writer and tour guide James Ullrich gives tips and insights on how to travel affordably in Europe when on a budget. This is his specialty. Having learned the hard way, he gives tips on packing light/right and how to build a great itinerary that makes sense given your time ...

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Covi Adult Book Group

Covington Library

Thursday, May 14, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Saving Fish from Drowning by Amy Tan
Please join this friendly group for a stimulating and lively book discussion.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, May 14, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, May 16, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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One-on-One Computer Help

Covington Library

Saturday, May 16, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers are here for you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.




Meet the Authors: Sharon Reed-Hendricks with Steve Hendricks

Covington Library

Saturday, May 16, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

This is the story of a six year sailing journey halfway around the world. Part adventure, part travel, part love story, One Man’s Dream, One Woman’s Reality inspires readers to live their dreams, even if limited by time and budget, and challenged by unexpected obstacles. The book tells of how the couple ...

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Monday, May 18, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Computer Class: Microsoft Excel 2013 Level 1

Covington Library

Monday, May 18, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Discover Excel 2013 for work or home. Learn how tools are organized and begin using them. Must be able to use the mouse and keyboard.

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Cleaning with Caution Workshop

Covington Library

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Emmanuel Rivera, King County's Health and Environmental Investigator, to learn about chemical hazards and safer alternatives that can help you clean more safely and effectively. Receive a green clean kit.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, May 21, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, May 23, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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One-on-One Computer Help

Covington Library

Saturday, May 23, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers are here for you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.




English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, May 28, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, May 30, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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One-on-One Computer Help

Covington Library

Saturday, May 30, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Have computer or software questions? TechTutor Volunteers are here for you. You may bring your own laptop, but TechTutors cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.




English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Monday, June 01, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, June 03, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, June 04, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Friends of the Library Book Sale

Covington Library

Saturday, June 06, 2015
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Purchase used books, videos and CDs at bargain prices. Proceeds support library programs and events. Donations welcome.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Monday, June 08, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

Covington Library

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. Classes are free, registration and testing is on March 23, 5pm.

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, June 11, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, June 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Master Gardeners Questions & Answers

Covington Library

Saturday, June 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Get expert advice on your plant and landscape questions from Master Gardeners. Available in the library lobby.



Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, June 18, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, June 20, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Covington Library

Thursday, June 25, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Classes

Covington Library

Saturday, June 27, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Sumi Art Workshop

Covington Library

Saturday, June 27, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Explore what you can create using authentic sumi painting tools of handmade brushes, handmade rice paper and sumi (ink). You will leave the workshop, presented by Japanese art specialists Midori Thiel or Hae Sung Yoon, with a completed sumi painting.

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Master Gardeners Questions & Answers

Covington Library

Saturday, July 11, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Get expert advice on your plant and landscape questions from Master Gardeners. Available in the library lobby.



Writing Active Setting

Covington Library

Saturday, July 11, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Learn the two most common pitfalls for writers crafting setting and how to avoid them. With USA Today Bestselling Author Mary Buckham discover ten down and dirty ways to take your setting from blah to vital. Never look at setting in the same way after this informative, jam-packed workshop for writers of all genres.

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