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Players welcome: Catch Pokémon at Mukilteo Library


Last updated 7/20/2016 at Noon

Do you play Pokémon GO? Residents are welcome to catch Pokémon among the stacks at the Mukilteo Library.

A group of young men walked into the Stanwood Library on July 11 and stood in a circle.

With heads down, they stared intently at their phones.

Unsure, library staffer Melissa Borders approached the group and asked: “Are you playing Pokémon GO?”

It’s a scene playing out more and more since the mobile online game launched in the U.S. on July 6 – and one that is especially common in places such as libraries.

“We love it,” said Sno-Isle Libraries Executive Director Jonalyn Woolf-Ivory. “We are all about supporting our communities, and Pokémon GO has quickly become something o...

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