Upcoming Events

Event Type

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Program Type
Location

Needle Crafters

August 1, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring any needlecraft project, get advice, show off your handiwork, and make new friends. Meets every Thursday evening. ...

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Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Coding Club: Ages 6-18

August 1, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
The Vancouver Kids Coding Club offers a fun and explorative environment to learn code literacy. With guided sessions, led by industry professionals, combined with free exploration time the members of the group are able to develop skills in different ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Adult Book Group - Evening

August 1, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Join us for a lively discussion about this month's title. All are welcome.

This month we are discussing Eruption by Steve Olson. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Magazine Area Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
The Steigerwald National Wildlife Refuge hosts an annual photo contest for youth ages 10-18. These photos capture the natural wonders at the refuge. The top 12 photos are displayed at community venues throughout Clark County to inspire othe...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Baby Storytime: Ages 0-18 Months

August 2, 2019
9:15am - 9:45am
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies and their parents or caregivers.

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Baby Storytime: Pre-walkers Ages 0-18 months

August 2, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies and their parents or caregivers.

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Baby Storytime: Ages 0-18 Months

August 2, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Family Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies and their parents or caregivers.

Meets Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 am, and Thursdays at 1:00 pm. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Friends of Vancouver Community Library Book Sale

August 2, 2019
10:00am - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Atrium
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser, Friends or Foundation
Program description:

Find great deals while supporting library programs through the Friends of the Library.

Note

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

Baby Storytime: Walkers up to 18 months

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies and their parents or caregivers.

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Baby/Toddler Storytime: Ages 0-36 months

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Children's Area - Ridgefield
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for active toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Toddler Storytime: Ages 18-36 months

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Family Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for active toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

Meets Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:30 am, and Thursdays at 10 am. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Baby Storytime for Prewalkers: Ages 0-18 months

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies and their parents or caregivers.

Parent or caregiver participation is necessary and siblings are welcome. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Explore: Ages 3-6

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Explore a variety of STEM topics with your 3-6 year old through hands-on activities. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Storytime with Author Gretchen Brandenburg McLellan

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun, Speaker or Forum, Storytime
Program description:

Hear stories, sing songs, and enjoy fun activities for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.

We are excited to have a special guest during this weeks regularly scheduled Family Storytime. Gretchen Brandenburg McLellan is a former elementary reading specialist in both Washougal and Camas School Districts who now devotes herself to writing for...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Toddler Storytime

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for babies, toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

In Retrospect: Memoir Workshop

August 2, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
How does a life get translated onto the page? Delve into the construction of the personal narrative with a discussion group and writing workshop dedicated to the memoir. For those aspiring to tell their own story, sessions will also offer the opportu...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Rick Huddle's Alien Invasion!

August 2, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
Little blue creatures are coming to take over our planet and eat all our pizza! Chances are, once we sing a song with them, and hear their story, we will all decide to go grab a slice together. Songs, comedy, and puppetry come together in a mini-musi...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

August 2, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Family Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.

Meets Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:30 am. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Family Game Day

August 2, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Family game day at the library! Call all your friends and join us for board games, card games, Wii games, or bring your own from home. All ages welcome. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Bookmobile Stop at the Goldendale Swimming Pool

August 2, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Stop by the bookmobile on your way to or from the swimming pool on Friday afternoons. Answer the trivia question correctly and receive a prize! Kids can also collect your summer reading prizes on board. And of course, pick up a book, magazine, movie ...

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Times are approximate, depending on traffic, weather, road conditions, and wildlife.

Recycled Universe - open build

August 2, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Recycled Universe:  A participatory universe-building project for all ages Together we will create a universe of imagination from recycled materials and found objects that will be on display in the library. Create planets, stars, structu...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Gaming Group

August 2, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Funtastic Friday

August 2, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Are you ready for some fun? Drop in Friday afternoons for a wide range of creative and interactive projects for all ages. ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Micah & Me Ukulele Class

August 2, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Games or Fun
Program description:
Bring your enthusiasm and learn to play the ukulele with musicians, Micah and Me. We bring 23 ukuleles (you are welcome to bring your own) and you bring your enthusiasm!  Micah and Me are known to jump around and wear crazy hats and this clas...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Nature Lovers Book Group

August 2, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join us on the first Friday of the month for the Nature Lovers' book group. This month we will be reading The Good Rain by Timothy Egan. Will be meeting in the library instead of the gallery this month. ...

Friday Games: Dungeons & Dragons and More!

August 2, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a world of adventure! Explore forbidding keeps, ancient ruins and dangerous dungeons. Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Play Dungeons & Dragons from 4-6 pm. There are also o...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

First Friday Artwalk

8/2 @ 5:00pm
to
8/5 @ 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Vancouver Community Library participates in the First Friday Artwalk this month. Meet the featured local artists and view their work through the weekend.  ...

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.