Upcoming Events

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From Scratch: Cover Art

July 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Recreate a book cover using the medium of your choice: clay, bricks, paint, chalk, markers, pencils, collage, photography, mixed media or whatever you think would work best for the cover you choose. From Scratch is a series of chall...

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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.

Golly-ology with Rhys Thomas

July 20, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: JCPenney Court
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
Rhys Thomas is a former Smithsonian artist-in-residence who takes juggling beyond physics to explore archaeology, chemistry, mathematics and other sciences. Come to laugh and learn! ...

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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.

From Scratch: Mapmaking

July 25, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Create an RPG, fantasy or actual map of a location from your favorite book or re-imagine the author's maps. Your map can encompass the entire story or a single location such as a town or village. From Scratch is a series of challenges to...

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.

Paradise of Samoa Polynesian Dance Troupe

July 27, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: JCPenney Court
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Take a tour around the islands! Exciting and colorful dancing from Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand, and Samoa. All costuming and music are authentic and original. ...

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.

Boredom Busters: Bingo For Books

July 31, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Get your back-to-school buzz on with Bingo for Books. Start the school year with a new book. 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.

From Scratch: Mapmaking

August 1, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Create an RPG, fantasy or actual map of a location from your favorite book or re-imagine the author's maps. Your map can encompass the entire story or a single location such as a town or village. From Scratch is a series of challenges to...

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.

Boredom Busters: Whatever Floats Your Boat

August 7, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Games or Fun
Program description:
Does a candy bar float in water (no, I don't mean by holding it up with a spoon)? Will an eraser sink or float? What about building blocks? What is a lava lamp made of, anyway? Find the answers to these and more exciting questions. 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.

From Scratch: Mapmaking

August 8, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Create an RPG, fantasy or actual map of a location from your favorite book or re-imagine the author's maps. Your map can encompass the entire story or a single location such as a town or village. From Scratch is a series of challenges to...

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.

Boredom Busters: Galaxy Quest

August 14, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Ever wonder how astronauts handle space equipment with those big bulky gloves? If you could send a capsule into space, what would you put inside it? And what, exactly is galaxy dough? For the answers to these and more questions, j...

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.

From Scratch: Mapmaking

August 15, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Create an RPG, fantasy or actual map of a location from your favorite book or re-imagine the author's maps. Your map can encompass the entire story or a single location such as a town or village. From Scratch is a series of challenges to...

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.

Boredom Busters: Jedi Academy

August 21, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Would you like to be a Jedi? Step one - test your character knowledge (do you know who Boba Fett is?). Once you’ve passed that test, make your own lightsaber. And, when you’ve passed all of your tests (some of which you will learn abou...

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.

Creature Feature Reptile Zoo

October 26, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: JCPenney Court
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Prepare yourself for an amazing reptile adventure. Hear a gecko bark. See a cobra hood. Pet a snake. Learn about these and other incredible creatures. ...

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.