Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
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Our Backyard Series: 40 years since the Eruption! Lessons Learned from Mount St. Helens

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
The "Our Backyard" Series connects our community with historical, recreational and educational opportunities within a 40 mile radius of Battle Ground. The Mount St. Helens Institute will conclude their 3-part series with hands-on activities highli...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.

TWEEN BOOK GROUP: DROP EVERYTHING & READ

March 12, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

This month we will be discussing Dactyl Hill Squad by Daniel José Older.  ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Kids Book Group: The Read-Aloud Crowd

March 18, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Are you ready for chapter books? Grab an adult to join you and come ready to discuss, have fun and make new friends.

This month we are discussing The unlucky lottery winners of Classroom 13 by Honest Lee. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

March 19, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
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 5-12. ...

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.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

SPRING BREAK BOREDOM BUSTER

March 31, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for some Spring Break fun! We'll have crafts, STEM and games that are sure to conquer those boredom blues. ...

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.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

SPRING BREAK BOREDOM BUSTER

April 2, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for some Spring Break fun! We'll have crafts, STEM and games that are sure to conquer those boredom blues. ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.

TWEEN BOOK GROUP: DROP EVERYTHING & READ

April 9, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

This month, we will be discussing The Serpent's Secret by Sayantani Dasgupta. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Kids Book Group: The Read-Aloud Crowd

April 15, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Are you ready for chapter books? Grab an adult to join you and come ready to discuss, have fun and make new friends.

This month we are discussing Welcome to the Bed & Biscuit by Joan Davenport Carris. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

April 16, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
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 5-12. ...

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.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Bookmark Contest Celebration

April 18, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Help us celebrate our local bookmark contest participants, honorable mention winners, branch finalists and grand prize winners!  ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.

TWEEN BOOK GROUP: DROP EVERYTHING & READ

May 14, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

This month, we will be discussing Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed. ...

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.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Celebrate Dinosaurs!

May 15, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Come celebrate National Dinosaur Day! We will be learning all about dinosaurs, digging for fossils and much more. We might even have a visit from one of these creatures from the past. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Our Planet: Earth

May 16, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Exhibit
Program description:
Hold the universe in your hands at the Library. Interact with 3D objects, modeled using scientific data, to better understand our planet's place in the universe. All ages are invited to the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, 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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Kids Book Group: The Read-Aloud Crowd

May 20, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Are you ready for chapter books? Grab an adult to join you and come ready to discuss, have fun and make new friends.

This month we are discussing Clementine by Sara Pennypacker. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

May 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
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 5-12. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tech Take Apart

June 10, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Ever wonder what's inside electronic equipment? Satisfy your curiosity and take apart broken gadgets. All tools and equipment provided. Ages six years and older. Children ages 6-10 must be accompanied by an adult.  ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.

TWEEN BOOK GROUP: DROP EVERYTHING & READ

June 11, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

This month, we will be discussing Be Prepared by Vera Brosgol. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

June 18, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
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 5-12. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Color Your World

June 19, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Go outside the lines! Explore colorful science-based art projects. ...

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.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Storytime and Games (Off-Site)

June 22, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Off-site
Library Branch: Off-site
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun, Storytime
Program description:
Join us at Bagley Community Park for stories, songs and games! ...

Note

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

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Sensory Friendly Night!

June 26, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Program description:
Come to our library program geared towards caregivers of children with atypical sensory experiences and those who may find public spaces overwhelming. Join us for fun, activities, assistance with book checkouts, library card signup, an...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Steve's Creature Feature

July 1, 2020
10:30am - 11:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Lawn - Battle Ground
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Exciting, interactive and educational presentation into the fascinating world of reptiles. Prepare yourself for the ultimate reptile adventure. This one hour hands-on presentation stretches beyond the scope of TV's exciting wildlife programs with ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

BJ the Clown

July 8, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Lawn - Battle Ground
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Laugh out loud at this silly show featuring magic, music, juggling, circus skills, and audience participation. BJ brings his wonderful comedy show to the libraries again this summer. After approximately 1500 shows (including virtually every Washin...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Steve's Creature Feature (Off-site)

July 9, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Off-site
Library Branch: Off-site
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Exciting, interactive and educational presentation into the fascinating world of reptiles. Prepare yourself for the ultimate reptile adventure. This one hour hands-on presentation stretches beyond the scope of TV's exciting wildlife programs with ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Angel Ocasio's Comedy

July 15, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Lawn - Battle Ground
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
A very funny one man variety show with magic, juggling, music and lots of laughter! Angel Ocasio is a top physical comedian and clown who performs and teaches comedy & clowning skills throughout the United States & Puerto Rico, as well as ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Build It!

July 16, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
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 5-12. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Giant-Sized Games

July 17, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Lawn - Battle Ground
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us for some giant-sized fun! Bring a friend and try your luck! ...

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.