Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

Craft Connections: Adult Drop-in Craft Group

December 30, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join other adults in a weekly craft project. All experience levels welcome. Working on your own project?  Bring it along and chat with other craft-minded people. Refreshments provided by Friends of Vancouver Community Library. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Noon Year's Celebration

December 31, 2018
10:30am - 12:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Ring in the Noon Year! Countdown to noon instead of midnight and welcome in 2019 with a balloon drop, dancing, noise-makers and more. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Holiday Happenings: Noon Year's Celebration

December 31, 2018
11:00am - 12:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Countdown to noon instead of midnight and welcome in 2019 with a balloon drop, noise-makers and more! ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Noon Year's Celebration

December 31, 2018
11:00am - 12:15pm
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Upstairs - Woodland
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Ring in the Noon Year! Countdown to noon instead of midnight as we welcome in 2019 with a balloon drop, dancing, noise-makers and more. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Noon Year's Celebration

December 31, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Ring in the Noon Year! Countdown to noon instead of midnight and welcome in 2019 with a special puppet show, balloon drop, noise-makers and more. Dragon Puppet Theater presents "The Reluctant Dragon" -- a puppet show about a dragon that must ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Noon Year's Eve Celebration

December 31, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Celebrate the ringing in of the New Year without losing any sleep.  Make hats, poppers and noise makers; join us for a parade in the mall.  Then, countdown to noon, have snacks and go home and take a nap.  For ages 5-9. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Sew Crafty

December 31, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring your current project, make new friends, and show off your handiwork! This is a social group and not an instructional class. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

New Year's Eve 6:00 pm Closure

December 31, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
All Branches
Branches:
Operations Center, Battle Ground Community Library, Cascade Park Community Library, Goldendale Community Library, Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile, La Center Community Library, North Bonneville Community Library, Ridgefield Community Library, Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile, Stevenson Community Library, Three Creeks Community Library, Vancouver Community Library, Vancouver Mall Library, Washougal Community Library, White Salmon Valley Community Library, Woodland Community Library, Yacolt Library Express, Yale Library Express, Off-site
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed from 6:00 pm on New Year's Eve through New Year's Day, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. ...

New Year's Day Closure

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Operations Center, Battle Ground Community Library, Cascade Park Community Library, Goldendale Community Library, Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile, La Center Community Library, North Bonneville Community Library, Ridgefield Community Library, Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile, Stevenson Community Library, Three Creeks Community Library, Vancouver Community Library, Vancouver Mall Library, Washougal Community Library, White Salmon Valley Community Library, Woodland Community Library, Yacolt Library Express, Yale Library Express, Off-site
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed for New Year's Day, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. ...

Exhibit: Sea and Land by Gregory Gorham

All Day1/2 - 2/28
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Greg Gorham began painting as a teenager. He turned it into a full time career after leaving Ford Motor Company in 1996. He paints in oil, pen and ink and watercolors. He was selected as one of the artists for the Clark County Open Studio of 2018. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Humanist Organization

All Day1/2 - 1/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Display Case - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Humanists of Greater Portland's display of books authored by famous Humanists. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Adult Book Group

January 2, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

We will be meeting to discuss Annie Hartnett's book "Rabbit Cake." ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Stitchery Group

January 2, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Small Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for all or part of this informal, drop-in, get-together. Any stitchery hobby is welcome: knitting, crochet, spinning, lap quilting, needlepoint, counted cross-stitch - even mending. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Let's Talk Grammar!

January 2, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children's activities provided. On Wednesdays, join us to practice your English grammar. On Thursdays we have a conversation group for all levels. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

January 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Toddler Storytime: Ages 18-36 months

January 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
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.

Families with siblings up to 5 years are welcome to accompany toddlers. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Tween Book Group

January 2, 2019
3:15pm - 3:45pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Do you like reading? Do you like talking about books? Join our book group for friendly, lively discussions.

Books provided by La Center Casinos Charitable Foundation to the first 9 to sign up. Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk Twelve-year-old Annabelle must learn to stand up for what's right in the face of a manipulative and violent new bully who targe...

Ridgefield Gaming Group

January 2, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Play RPGs and socialize. Event will take place either in the large Community Room or in the Library. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Book Group: The Page Turners

January 2, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Great books, no homework! Join us each month for a discussion and snacks.

This month we are discussing Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds There are three rules in the neighborhood: Don't cry ; Don't snitch ; Get revenge. Will takes his dead brother Shawn's gun, and gets in the elevator on the 7th floor. As the elevator sto...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Tween Book Group: In-Be-Tweens

January 2, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Do you like reading? Do you like talking about books? Join our book group for friendly, lively discussions.

Join this group of 8-12 year-olds for lively book discussion and snacks the first Wednesday of each month. This month we are discussing Frogkisser by Garth Nix.   Princess Anya has a big problem: Duke Rikard, her step-stepfather ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Knit and Natter

January 2, 2019
5:30pm - 6:45pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Have you always wanted to learn to knit? Already know how to knit and would like to cast on with other knitters? Interested in other fiber arts and looking for some social time? Then this is just the event you are looking 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Spanish Conversation Circle

January 2, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:

¿Habla español? Practice speaking Spanish in a group setting, led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer.

Beginning and intermediate level speakers are welcome. Meets weekly at Three Creeks except for the third Wednesday of the month. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

English Conversation Circle

January 2, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice  your English conversation skills in a small, friendly, and supportive group. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Stitch Wits

January 2, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome. Tuesdays at 10 am and Wednesdays at 6 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Friends of La Center Community Library Meeting

January 2, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Friends or Foundation, Meeting
Program description:

Looking for a fun way to support your library? Join the Friends of the Library and attend this regular meeting.

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.

English Conversation Circle

January 3, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

January 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.