Upcoming Events

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Program Type
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Vancouver Chess Club

June 25, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Learn2Code Series: Beginning Python with Earsketch

June 25, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
Learn how to use simple Python in EarSketch to create original songs and compositions. No experience necessary!  Please bring a set of headphones or earbuds for this course. For makers 8 and older.  Space is limited. Please show up promp...

Build it!

June 26, 2018
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Description:
For ages 5-12. ...

Summer Maker Series: MAKE a Better World

June 26, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
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. ...

Family Storytime

June 26, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

OMSI React-o-Blast

June 27, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Performance
Description:
The Oregon Museum of Science & Industry comes to you with experiments that vividly demonstrate the predictable (and sometimes unpredictable) reactions of matter, including some that have explosive results. Ages 5 and up. omsi.edu ...

Funtastic Friday

June 29, 2018
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Description:
Are you ready for some fun? Drop in Friday afternoons for a wide range of creative and interactive projects for all ages. ...

Come and Play on Saturday

June 30, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
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. ...

Dungeons & Dragons

June 30, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14

Vancouver Chess Club

July 2, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Build it!

July 3, 2018
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Description:
For ages 5-12. ...

Summer Maker Series: MAKE a Better World

July 3, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
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. ...

Family Storytime

July 3, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

Funtastic Friday

July 6, 2018
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Description:
Are you ready for some fun? Drop in Friday afternoons for a wide range of creative and interactive projects for all ages. ...

Come and Play on Saturday

July 7, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
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. ...

Dungeons & Dragons

July 7, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13

Vancouver Chess Club

July 9, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Build it!

July 10, 2018
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Description:
For ages 5-12. ...

Summer Maker Series: MAKE a Better World

July 10, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
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. ...

Family Storytime

July 10, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

LOUD, LOUDER, LOUDEST!!! Japanese Taiko Drums

July 11, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Performance
Description:
Enjoy a fun and amazing performance by en Taiko, a group of dedicated youth drummers. The group carries on a centuries-old musical tradition from Japan, performing Japanese traditional style taiko. en Taiko plays not only Japanese traditional styl...

Read to the Dogs

July 11, 2018
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Games or Fun
Description:
Dogs are great listeners! Come in and read to a furry friend. This drop-in event is great for ages 5-12. Program is offered the second Wednesday of every month. ...

The Micah and Me Children’s Music Show - Music and Movement

July 12, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Performance
Description:
A celebration of music and movement with The Micah and Me Children’s Music Show! Micah and Me is three dads who play ukulele, guitar, bass drum and bass guitar while singing and dancing their hearts out! Rock out at the library and then enjoy thei...

Tween Book Group: Discussion Junction

July 12, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Description:
Discussion Junction is a monthly book discussion group for tweens ages 9-12 with a participating adult. (No older or younger children, please.) This month we're discussing The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity by Mac Barnett.  ...

Harry Potter Weekend

All Day
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Description:
Did your invitation to Hogwarts get lost in the mail? Never fear, we’ve got you covered. Come celebrate the wizarding world of Harry Potter! Gain points for your house in trivia, dodge Filch in our Escape Rooms, DIY your own wand, and more. And make ...