Upcoming Events

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

Gaming Group

February 28, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Kids' STEM Fun: Bouncy Balls

March 3, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us for some STEM fun. Make your own bouncy ball to take home while learning about chemistry in our mini-science lab. All materials needed are provided including safety glasses and gloves. For ages 6-12 and their caregivers. ...

Note

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

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

Gaming Group

March 6, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.

Tween Book Group

March 11, 2020
3:15pm - 4:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

This month's book is Orphan Island by Laurel Snyder. Books provided by Friends of La Center Community Library to the first 10 to sign up and attend discussion. ...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

March 13, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

March 20, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

March 27, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "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

April 2, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

April 3, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Poetry Playground: Found Poetry Workshop

April 6, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Calling all closet poets, aspiring wordsmiths, and language lovers! Forget about experience or expertise, and join us as we dip our toes into the poetry ocean. April is National Poetry Month and La Center Community Library is celebrating wi...

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

April 8, 2020
3:15pm - 4:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

This month's book is The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare. Books provided by Friends of La Center Community Library to the first 10 to sign up and attend discussion. ...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

April 10, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Poetry Playground: Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop

April 13, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Calling all closet poets, aspiring wordsmiths, and language lovers! Forget about experience or expertise, and join us as we dip our toes into the poetry ocean. April is National Poetry Month and La Center Community Library is celebrati...

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.

Kids' STEM Fun: Glow in the Dark Jars

April 14, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us for some STEM fun. Make your own glow in the dark jar–let's find out together what makes them glow! For ages 6-12 and their caregivers. ...

Note

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

Bossa PDX Music Night (off-site)

April 15, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Off-site LC
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Bossa PDX is a Portland-based band that plays lovingly transcribed arrangements of great bossa nova favorites. The groups instrumentals feature vocals, piano, sax or flute, guitar, bass, and percussion. Bossa nova music originated in Brazil i...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

April 17, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Poetry Playground: Sonnet Workshop

April 20, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Calling all closet poets, aspiring wordsmiths, and language lovers! Forget about experience or expertise, and join us as we dip our toes into the poetry ocean. April is National Poetry Month and La Center Community Library is celebrati...

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.

Earth Day: Plant a Seed & Grow a Reader (off- site)

April 22, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Off-site LC
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Friends or Foundation
Program description:
In honor of Earth Day we are growing both seeds and readers! Join us in planting some seeds and get a free book from the Friends of La Center Community Library. All materials provided, while supplies last. ...

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 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.

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

Gaming Group

April 24, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "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

April 28, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Poetry Playground: Open Mic Night

April 29, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
Calling all closet poets, aspiring wordsmiths, and language lovers! Forget about experience or expertise, and join us as we dip our toes into the poetry ocean. April is National Poetry Month and La Center Community Library is celebrati...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

May 1, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

May 8, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.

Tween Book Group

May 13, 2020
3:15pm - 4:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

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

This month's book is Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan. Books provided by Friends of La Center Community Library to the first 10 to sign up and attend discussion. ...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

May 15, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

May 22, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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 "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

May 29, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board 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.