Upcoming Events

Event Type

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Program Type
Location

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. ...

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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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Exhibit: Fiber Art by Juneko - From Sheep to Sweater

All Day2/1 - 2/28
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Lobby Display Case - Three Creeks
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Needle felted sculptures illustrate the process of a garment from sheep to scarf. ...

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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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Exhibit: Inspiration in Wood

All Day2/1 - 2/28
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Display Case - Cascade Park
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Carved animals and fantastical creatures inspired by the Black Forest carvings from Switzerland. ...

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.

ASL Conversation Circle: Come Sign With Us

February 17, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:

Learn and practice American Sign Language with a fluent ASL teacher. Learn about Deaf culture and history.

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.

Revolutionary Reads: Virtual Reality

February 17, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Experience Virtual Reality at the library. Try VR for yourself and immerse yourself into a three-dimensional, computer-generated world. This program is for ages 13 and older and requires a signed waiver. Waiver for minors (13-17 yrs old) w...

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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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Finding Your Voice telling Your Story

February 17, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
It’s never too late to tell your story. It’s never too early to find your own authentic voice. Come learn from local professional facilitators in three guided workshops Feb 3, 10, 17,  teaching effective storytelling techniques and plenty o...

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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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Skyview High School Student Art Show

All Day2/19 - 2/27
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room Gallery
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
View a variety of photography and digital design work by current Skyview High School students.  Over 100 works of art on display in the library's meeting room and magazine area February 7-27. Reception with prizes awarded on Monday, Februar...

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.

Beyond the Block: Gorge Art Quilt Show

All Day2/19 - 2/28
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Art Show - White Salmon
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
An exhibition of art quilts entitled “Impressions of the Gorge” features 18 pieces and is the recent work by members of Beyond the Block: Art Quilters of the Gorge. Using fabric and thread, the artists have created works that celebrate the sight...

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.

Fiber Arts & Crafts Exhibit

All Day2/19 - 3/15
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
The library's Fiber Arts & Crafts exhibit will feature local art and handiwork that has been created out of natural or synthetic fibers such as yarn or fabric. The exhibit may include knitted, woven and quilted pieces or any number of other fiber...

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

February 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
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.

Stitch Wits

February 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community 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. Weekly, 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.

AARP Tax Help

February 19, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
The AARP Tax-Aide program, administered by the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the IRS, provides free income tax assistance to all taxpayers, with special attention to those aged 60 or older. Volunteers will assist in preparing basic federal a...

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.

Bookmobile Stop in Cleveland

February 19, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
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:

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 bookmobile schedules, information, and a map on our Bookmobiles webpage.

Note

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

French Conversation Circle

February 19, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:

Parlez vous Francais? Practice speaking French in a group setting, led by a French-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.

Job Lab

February 19, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays. Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related learning Participants s...

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: Bocaditos

February 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference 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.

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.

AARP Tax Help

February 19, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
The AARP Tax-Aide program, administered by the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the IRS, provides free income tax assistance to all taxpayers, with special attention to those aged 60 or older. Volunteers will assist in preparing basic federal a...

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.

Bookmobile Stop at the Bickleton Post Office

February 19, 2019
12:15pm - 1:15pm
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:

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 bookmobile schedules, information, and a map on our Bookmobiles webpage.

Note

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

Bookmobile Stop at Bickleton School

February 19, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
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:

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 bookmobile schedules, information, and a map on our Bookmobiles webpage.

Note

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

Friends of Vancouver Community Library Meeting

February 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Adults
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.

Mobile Devices Lab

February 19, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:

Stop struggling with your mobile device alone! Bring your eReader, tablet or smartphone to this drop-in lab where our staff will help with your questions.

First Thursdays and third Tuesdays, 5-6 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.

Revolutionary Reads: Film and Discussion of "Everything's Under Control"

February 19, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Join us for the documentary Everything's Under Control - Surveillance, Privacy and Security in a Digital World followed by a discussion. In this film, issues of privacy and surveillance are questioned with a global perspective. Facebook, Amazon,...

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

February 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Adults
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 Almost Sisters by Joshilyn Jackson. ...

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

February 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

FVRL Board of Trustees Meeting

February 19, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Operations Center
Library Branch: Operations Center
Room: Library Hall
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
The Board of Trustees is the governing body for the Fort Vancouver Regional Library District and holds public meetings on a regular basis. An agenda will be posted on the FVRL Board of Trustees page of the website. This month's branch focus is Van...

Spanish Conversation Circle - Advanced

February 19, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania 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.

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.

Revolutionary Reads: Intro to Ethical Hacking

February 19, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Meeting, Technology
Program description:
Computer security is a quickly growing field, and learning to stop cyber-criminals means learning about what they do. Join us and learn about the basics of encryption, lock picking, and breaking through computer security. This hands-on session will g...

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.