Events Calendar

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Program Type
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Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Sunday, May 27th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...

Monday, May 28th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Friday, June 1st, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable bookmo...

Family Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Upstairs - Woodland
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

Baby Storytime for Walkers

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Join us for an interactive story time for walking babies through age 24 months! Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. ...

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
For families with kids ages 0-6. Join us every Friday morning! ...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable bookmo...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable bookmo...

Build It!

3:15pm - 4:15pm
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Inspire your imagination and develop your STEM skills. You never know what we'll build with LEGO® bricks, blocks, boxes, or other fun materials. For ages 4 and up. ...

Teen Council

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
What can the library do for you? What can you do for the library? During this volunteer opportunity, we'll answer both questions. ...

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser, Friends or Foundation
Program description:
Meet the Friends of Ridgefield Community Library, learn about the new library project and the fundraising campaign, and browse books and other items for purchase. All funds raised support Ridgefield Community Library. Find us at: Farmers' Market Ove...

Technology Time

9:15am - 9:45am
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Reserve a time for assistance with your eDevice (bring your own), beginning genealogy, email, Facebook, etc.  Make an appointment - stop in or call 360-906-5000 and ask for Vancouver Mall Library. ...

First Saturday Crafting

10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Stop in for a craft as the library celebrates First Saturday with other downtown businesses. ...
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Fun for all ages! Evergreen School District is hosting its very first Game Design Expo. Come and play 50+ student-created games and interactive apps. This event will showcase students’ game development and programming skills, creativity, and innovati...

Come and Play on Saturday

10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Art! Crafts! Games! Mystery activities! Kids, drop in and see what fun we have waiting for you. For kids and tweens ages 3-12. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Superheroes! Animation! Movies based on books! Ease on into the weekend with a morning movie in our teen room. ...

Job Lab Vancouver

11:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays and Saturday!  Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related learnin...

Dungeons & Dragons

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
This workshop will give you the opportunity to learn basic computer techniques that apply to using Microsoft Windows with a mouse and keyboard. Best for the absolute beginner. ...
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Stop struggling with your tablet or smart phone alone! Come to the library where our staff will happily help with your questions. Bring your device to this walk-in lab on the first Saturday and second Friday of the month. ...
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Stop struggling with your tablet or smart phone alone! Come to the library where our staff will happily help with your questions. Bring your device to this walk-in lab on the first Saturday and second Friday of the month. ...

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Register to become certified to use the library's Lulzbot Mini 3D printer. After certification, you can schedule time to work on your 3D printing projects independently. During certification, you will be asked to demonstrate basic knowledge of how...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Take a fascinating look at human evolution and our relationship with food. The big picture of the human diet might surprise you.  As humans evolved, what have we learned about food and what  does it mean today? Come away with a clear unders...

Monday, June 4th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Red Cross Blood Drive

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
Sign up to donate on the Red Cross website: www.redcrossblood.org ...

Vancouver Chess Club

4:00pm - 7:45pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Tai Chi Beginners Class

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Join us for a beginners class of Taoist Tai Chi® internal arts of health with an instructor certified by the Taoist Tai Chi Society®. This is an opportunity to learn more about this ancient path to good health of body and mind. ...
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Age Group: New Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Meet, mingle, and share your book savvy in a fun atmosphere. Pick up your copy of the book at Washougal Community Library or 54°40′ Brewing Company. May - Falling From Horses by Molly Glass June - Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng Ju...

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

First Tuesday Nature Walks

8:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Nature walks on the first Tuesday of the month from 8:00 - 10:00 am, March - June. Moderately strenuous walking with some unpaved surfaces and some elevation gain. Meet in front of the library building (131 West Burgen Street) at 7:50 am for short...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...

Stitch Wits

10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults
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. Weekly, Tuesdays at 10 am and Wednesdays at 6 pm. ...

English Conversation Circle

10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Children's activities provided. ...

Family Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Families with children ages 0-9 are welcome. ...

Bookmobile Stop in Murdock

10:30am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...

Job Lab Vancouver

11:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays and Saturday!  Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related learnin...

French Conversation Circle

11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
You don't need to be fluent, but you do need to be willing to talk. ...

Bookmobile Stop in Pitt

12:45pm - 1:15pm
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...

Tuesday Games!

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
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 on Tuesdays in ou...

Build it!

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
For ages 5-12. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
This summer, make something that benefits the community. Each week we'll focus on a project to donate to a community organization. For makers ages 8 and up. ...
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
A nonprofit investment club dedicated to teaching IBD CANSLIM investment strategy. For anyone who is interested in doing individual investing. ...

Writing Group

6:30pm - 7:45pm
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
Are you someone who likes to write fiction, non-fiction, poetry or memoir?  Join a supportive group of other budding authors for inspiration, feedback, encouragement and ideas.  Bring a piece of your work to share, or something by a writer ...

Family Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

Tween Read-Aloud

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Reading out loud isn't just for little kids. Big kids (ages 8-12) who can read on their own also enjoy being read to. It has multiple benefits including building vocabulary, comprehension, listening skills and exposing them to new genres. So come rel...
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join us for a friendly, informal discussion of books on the first Tuesday evening of every month. This month we are discussing Eye of the Red Tsar by Sam Eastman. In a remarkable debut with the chilling atmosphere of "Gorky Park" and ...

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Adult Book Group

9:00am - 10:00am
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
This month we are discussing News of the World by Paulette Jiles. In the wake of the Civil War, a seventy-year-old retired army captain does live readings to paying audiences hungry for news of the world. He is offered a $50 gold piece t...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...

Stitchery Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
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. ...

Citizenship Classes

10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Applying for citizenship and need help studying to pass the test? Free citizenship classes will help you prepare. Our experienced instructor uses the USCIS (US Citizenship and Immigration Services) curriculum, along with games and activities, to prep...

Let's Talk Grammar!

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: Adults
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. ...

Family Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Upstairs - Woodland
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

Explore! for 3-6 year olds

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Get hands-on exposure to STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) topics for 3-6 year olds. Parent participation is required. Repeats on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30 am. ...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...

Chess Club

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Drop in for informal chess games. Bring your own board and chess pieces, or use ours.  For ages 8 and up. ...

Ridgefield Gaming Group

4:00pm - 6:00pm
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. ...
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
For ages 11-14. This month we are discussing Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia. In the real world, Eliza Mirk is shy, weird, and friendless. Online, she's Lady Constellation, the anonymous creator of the wildly popular webcom...
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Family Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join this group of 8-12 year-olds for a lively book discussion the first Wednesday of each month. This month we are discussing Clayton Byrd Goes Underground by Rita Williams-Garcia. Clayton feels most alive when he's with his grandfat...

Knit and Knatter

5:30pm - 6:45pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Tweens, 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 place you are looking for. ...
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Beginning and intermediate level speakers are welcome. Meets weekly at Three Creeks except for the third Wednesday of the month. ...

Family Fab Lab

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Tweens, Teens, Adults, and younger kids with their caregivers will work together on a maker project! Make it for yourself or give it to a loved one! In May, we'll be making screen prints. In June, we'll be building kites!  No experience necessar...

Stitch Wits

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Adults
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. ...
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
No registration required and everyone is welcome. ...

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. This stop is in the p...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser, Friends or Foundation
Program description:
Come in to 3Peaks Public House and Taproom at 24415 NE 10th Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642 for some great food while you support the library. 3Peaks Public House & Taproom is donating 15% of the proceeds to support the Friends of Ridgefield Community ...
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
This group meets on the first Thursday afternoon of every month. This month we're discussing My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She's Sorry by Fredik Backman. From the author of the internationally bestselling A Man Called Ove, a cha...

Majhong at the Library

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Enjoy socializing and playing the fascinating game of Mahjong. ...
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Welcome! The bookmobile is a public library and contains a wide variety of materials for both children and adults. Please ask library staff if you need assistance in locating materials to meet your individual or family needs. Find printable b...
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
¿Habla español? Practice speaking Spanish in a group setting, led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. ...
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Calling all Reading Rangers! Are you too old for storytime? Ready for chapter books? Then grab an adult to join you and come ready to discuss, have fun and make new friends. For ages 5-8 and their accompanying adult.  Come to the book discuss...

Mobile Devices Lab

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Program description:
First Thursdays and third Tuesdays, 5-6 pm. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Help keep stuff out of the landfill, conserve resources and save money. The Repair Café is your opportunity to have a broken item fixed by skilled volunteers, or learn how to fix it yourself. Items that can be repaired at the cafe include small appli...

Needle Crafters

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring any needlecraft project, get advice, show off your handiwork, and make new friends. Needle Crafters meet every Thursday evening. ...
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
This month we're discussing Strangers in their own land: anger and mourning on the American right by Arlie Hochschild.   Renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of ...

Friday, June 8th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Family Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Upstairs - Woodland
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

Explore! for 3-6 year olds

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Get hands-on exposure to STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) topics for 3-6 year olds. Parent participation is required. Repeats on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30 am. ...

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
For families with kids ages 0-6. Join us every Friday morning! ...
Library Branch: Yale Library Express
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
An entertaining and educational experience featuring fifteen different parrot species, including several endangered species and representing four continents! Hosted by Zoologist Karl Anderson. Presented by Yale Library Express for ages 3 and up. ...

Funtastic Friday

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Are you ready for some fun? Drop in Friday afternoons for a wide range of creative and interactive projects for all ages. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Experience the power of literature through short stories and discussion. Draw upon your own experiences to discuss challenging and complex themes after listening to a story read aloud. Presented at: Glenwood Place Senior Living 5500 NE 82nd Ave ...
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Stop struggling with your tablet or smart phone alone! Come to the library where our staff will happily help with your questions. Bring your device to this walk-in lab on the first Saturday and second Friday of the month. ...
Required
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program description:
Learn basic editing tools and picture-taking techniques for your mobile devices from local artist and photographer Chris Bidleman. This is a hands-on, interactive class for teens and adults. Please bring your fully charged smartphone or tablet. ...

Saturday, June 9th, 2018

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser, Friends or Foundation
Program description:
Join the Friends of Ridgefield Community Library at Seasons Coffee to welcome Ridgefield's Liberty Tea Blend. Liberty Tea is a delicious tropical, peach green tea created by Earleen Griswold, Seasons Coffee, and Tea Sommelier, Sharon Grace Kryger. It...

Technology Time

9:15am - 9:45am
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Reserve a time for assistance with your eDevice (bring your own), beginning genealogy, email, Facebook, etc.  Make an appointment - stop in or call 360-906-5000 and ask for Vancouver Mall Library. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
If you have a story to tell, join other speculative fiction writers in a quiet room where you can tap away on your keyboard. ...

Come and Play on Saturday

10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Art! Crafts! Games! Mystery activities! Kids, drop in and see what fun we have waiting for you. For kids and tweens ages 3-12. ...

Build It!

10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Inspire your imagination and develop your STEM skills. You never know what we'll build with LEGO® bricks, blocks, boxes, or other fun materials. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Superheroes! Animation! Movies based on books! Ease on into the weekend with a morning movie in our teen room. ...

Master Gardener: Mason Bees

10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
The mason bee, our gentle friend and incredible pollinator. Most likely you have these busy native bees in your own yard; you just haven't met them yet! Join Master Gardener, Vione Graham, for this introductory workshop on mason bees. The presentatio...

Come and Play on Saturday

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Arts, music, games and more for ages 0-6 and their caregivers. Wear your play clothes since things might get messy!  For 0-6 year olds and their grownups. ...
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Wondering what to do with grandma's and grandpa's photos? Bring in your historical photos and documents to be scanned. Items depicting local history can be added to the Washington Rural Heritage digital collection.  Bring a USB drive if you w...

Job Lab Vancouver

11:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays and Saturday!  Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related learnin...

Dungeons & Dragons

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13

Dungeons & Dragons

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Play Dungeons & Dragons and meet other gamers. All experience levels are welcome. For gamers ages 9 and up. ...
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Calling all knights and princesses! Come defeat dragons as you make crafts and play medieval games.  For families with children ages 2-12. ...

Build It!

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
For kids and tweens ages 5-12. ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
There will be a wild rumpus in the library as young actors from the Metropolitan Performing Arts' Broadway Jr Program perform their original, musical retelling of Where the Wild Things Are. Four performances will be held on:  June 9 - ...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
There will be a wild rumpus in the library as young actors from the Metropolitan Performing Arts' Broadway Jr Program perform their original, musical retelling of Where the Wild Things Are. Four performances will be held on:  Jun...

Art Exhibit: Inside Out

5/15 @ 9:00am - 6/16 @ 6:00pm
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Inside Out is a global, participatory art project with the potential to change the world. Skyview High School students are making their statements through Inside Out for the fourth time this year. Vancouver Community Library is proud to display the p...
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
In 2015 local artists Lettie Young and Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield were awarded a grant from Wasco County Cultural Trust Coalition to partially fund the development of this photographic exhibit. The exhibition's goal is to show what people do with their h...

Bookmark Contest Display

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Swift Gallery
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Come view our local entries in the Bookmark Contest on display through June 30 during library open hours. ...

Deaf View Image Art - De’VIA

All Day 5/29 - 6/30
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
De’VIA, or Deaf View Image Art, is an art form that represents Deaf artists and perceptions based on their Deaf experiences. It uses formal art elements with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. These experiences m...
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Sunday, June 10th, 2018