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Date:
July 13, 2019
Time:
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location:
Main Library
Address:
2702 Hoyt Ave.
Everett, WA 98201
Contact:
425-257-8000
Email:
Cost:
0
ADA:
Yes
Vintage photo of Everett Women's Book Club sitting on porch steps wearing added colorful party ha
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Happy 125th Birthday Everett Public Library

Saturday, July 13, 2019

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Party like it’s 1894! Travel back to the early days of Everett, for an old-fashioned community celebration.  
 
12:30-2:30: Back Patio
One face painter and two balloon artists are ready to brighten up your day! 
 
12:30-2: Activity Room
Family craft activity: Silhouette “Selfies” 
Long before photography, people created inexpensive portraits using light and shadow, paper and scissors. Learn how to make a “selfie” the old-fashioned way.  
 
2:30: Activity Room
Daily Life in 1894 - Local historical fiction author, Carole Dagg, researched this era for her book, “The Year We Were Famous.” A slide show and interactive examples will accompany the talk. Recommended for families with children ages 6 and up. History enthusiasts of adult age are also welcome.