Upcoming Events

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Program Type
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Exhibit: Explorations by Kate Ampersand

All Day7/1 - 8/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Kate Ampersand is a Pacific Northwest award-winning photographer. Explorations is a series of images that encompass her photographic journey.  ...

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

Art Exhibit - Gary Watson

All Day7/31 - 8/31
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Level 5
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Artist Gary Watson displays a variety of his recent works in the Gray Space on levels 1, 3 and 5. ...

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

Urban Forestry Exhibit

All Day8/1 - 8/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Display Case - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Exhibit depicts the importance of trees to our city.  Learn about proper tree care and the summer shade program. ...

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

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

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

Exhibit: Andrew Pate

All Day8/14 - 8/31
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Andrew Pate has been drawing and painting for over 25 years. He "think(s) of art as a sort of message in a bottle. You make a painting, put it out into the world, and hope it speaks to someone." He "paint(s) people as if they...

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

Bookmobile at the Klickitat County Fair and Rodeo

August 23, 2019
10:00am - 6:00pm
Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Fair rides, fair food and library books! Visit the Goldendale Community Library Bookmobile at the Klickitat County Fair, Aug 22-24 from 10 am–6 pm. ...

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

Funtastic Friday

August 23, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Are you ready for some fun? Drop in Friday afternoons for a wide range of creative and interactive projects for all ages. ...

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

Technology Time

August 24, 2019
9:15am - 10:00am
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Reserve a time for assistance with your eDevice (bring your own). Make an appointment, stop in, or call 360-906-5000 and ask for Vancouver Mall Library. ...

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

SCORE Workshop: Marketing Seminar

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
We all know you only get one shot to make a first impression. And when it comes to your business, a bad first impression may mean missing out on a new paying client. Or worse than that, it could cause you to miss out on some of your most loyal, profi...

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

Bookmobile at the Klickitat County Fair and Rodeo

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 6:00pm
Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Library Branch: Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Program description:
Fair rides, fair food and library books! Visit the Goldendale Community Library Bookmobile at the Klickitat County Fair, Aug 22-24 from 10 am–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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

A Diabetes Prevention Talk: "It's Not Just Sugar"

August 24, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Type 2 diabetes is a serious disease. It raises the risk of heart disease, amputations, kidney failure, and blindness. More and more people are getting it, but clinical research has shown it is preventable. Join us to find out more about this disease...

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

Spanish Conversation Circle

August 24, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
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 your Spanish-speaking skills with other adults. Join our facilitated group for intermediate-level Spanish speakers. We help each other learn! ...

Note

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

Saturday Games

August 24, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Bring your friends and family for an afternoon of game playing. We have a variety of board and card games for all ages and experience 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Technology Workshop: Social Media Help Open Lab

August 24, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Does Facebook flummox you? Does Instagram intimidate you? Does Twitter trouble you? Stop in anytime during this session for one-on-one help with your social media questions. ...

Note

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

Craft Connections: Rock Painting

August 25, 2019
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 monthly craft project. All experience levels welcome. Working on your own project? Bring it along and chat with other craft-minded people. ...

Note

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

ASL Conversation Circle: Come Sign With Us

August 25, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Technology Workshop: Tech Help Open Lab

August 26, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Stop in anytime during the session for one-on-one help with your tech questions about email, ebooks, smartphones, creating documents 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Sew Crafty

August 26, 2019
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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Housing Assessments: Council for the Homeless and Community Services Northwest

August 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Meeting, Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
Looking for housing? Drop in for a free housing assessment with staff from Council for the Homeless and Community Services Northwest (CSNW). ...

Note

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

Vancouver Chess Club

August 26, 2019
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
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! ...

Note

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

Community Sewing Circle

August 26, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join some dedicated sewing enthusiasts as they craft much-needed items such as tote bags, blankets, quilts, bibs and pillow cases for local shelters, hospitals, nursing homes and other charities. We have two sewing machines available - or bring ...

Note

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

Friends of Yacolt Library Express Meeting (off-site)

August 26, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Yacolt Library Express
Library Branch: Yacolt Library Express
Room: Off-site YT
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.

Held at: Fire District Office 404 S Parcel Yacolt, WA 98675 ...

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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.

Adult Book Group

August 26, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Bookmobile stop at Mill A School

August 27, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Library Branch: Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, 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

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

Bookmobile Stop at Wishram Tennis Courts

August 27, 2019
10:00am - 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.

English Conversation Circle

August 27, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Stitch Wits

August 27, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
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. 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.