Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

Write-On

May 28, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
A safe place to share your writing. Feedback can be provided upon request. Share your challenges and successes with other writers. ...

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.

Self Defense Workshop: Don't Be a Victim

June 1, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Instructors from the Battle Ground Martial Arts Center will lead us during this 2-hour workshop that will include how to avoid dangerous encounters, how to defend yourself against knife attacks and practical self-defense techniques. Please dress comf...

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.

Summer Reading Teen Volunteer Training

June 7, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program description:
Are you looking for something to do this summer? Would you like to help kids celebrate their reading progress? Interested in some community service experience that will look impressive on a resume or college application?  We have the pro...

Dungeons & Dragons

June 8, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Play Dungeons & Dragons and meet other gamers. All experience levels are welcome. For gamers ages 12 and up. ...

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.

Job Lab

June 10, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get professional development assistance for resume and cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, and job search strategies during this drop-in job lab from Goodwill Industries Educational Specialist Tom Nuzzi. Bring your own laptop or use one of...

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.

Teen Book Group: Book Chat

June 11, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Great books, no homework! Join us each month for a discussion and snacks.

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.

Write-On

June 11, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
A safe place to share your writing. Feedback can be provided upon request. Share your challenges and successes with other writers. ...

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.

Summer Reading Teen Volunteer Training

June 14, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program description:
Are you looking for something to do this summer? Would you like to help kids celebrate their reading progress? Interested in some community service experience that will look impressive on a resume or college application?  We have the pro...

Teen Council

June 18, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
Meet new friends, learn new skills, help the library and earn community service time, eat pizza and have fun! ...

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.

Build It!

June 20, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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:
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.

Summer Reading Kick-off: Alien Carnival

June 21, 2019
2:00pm - 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
Program description:
Kick off the summer at the library with an alien carnival! Games, galaxy crafts, Storywalk®, scavenger hunts, and fun for the whole family! Even get to speak to a real NASA ambassador! Be sure to sign up for the Summer Reading program and read ...

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.

Write-On

June 25, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
A safe place to share your writing. Feedback can be provided upon request. Share your challenges and successes with other writers. ...

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.

Train Like an Astronaut!

June 28, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Come see if you have the right stuff to train like an astronaut. We will be getting fit this afternoon and playing some fun field games. Appropriate for ages 5-16. ...

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.

Job Lab

July 8, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get professional development assistance for resume and cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, and job search strategies during this drop-in job lab from Goodwill Industries Educational Specialist Tom Nuzzi. Bring your own laptop or use one of...

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.

Guardians of the Library!

July 9, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Enjoy activities, snacks, and interactive games as we watch Guardians of the Galaxy. Teens 12-18 years ...

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.

Write-On

July 9, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
A safe place to share your writing. Feedback can be provided upon request. Share your challenges and successes with other writers. ...

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.

Steve's Creature Feature Reptile Zoo

July 10, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
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: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
Prepare yourself for the ultimate reptile adventure! Steve goes beyond the scope of TV's exciting wildlife programs with a live intimate look at some of the world's most fascinating creatures. Kids and adults alike will be captivated by this exciting...

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.

Dungeons & Dragons

July 13, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Play Dungeons & Dragons and meet other gamers. All experience levels are welcome. For gamers ages 12 and up. ...

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.

Teen Council

July 16, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
Meet new friends, learn new skills, help the library and earn community service time, eat pizza and have fun! ...

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.

Slime in the Summer

July 18, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Program description:
Create your own cosmic goo and take home some alien snot! Join us as we celebrate Summer Reading and the wonderful world of slime. ...

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.

Slime in the Summer

July 18, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Program description:
Create your own cosmic goo and take home some alien snot! Join us as we celebrate Summer Reading and the wonderful world of slime. ...

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.

Write-On

July 23, 2019
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
A safe place to share your writing. Feedback can be provided upon request. Share your challenges and successes with other writers. ...

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.

Ritual Azteca Huitzilopochtli Dancing

July 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
At Ritual Azteca Huitzilopochtli, we relive the ancient practices of the indigenous peoples of Anáhuac. We embrace the new and the old, recognizing both our indigenous and Christian ancestors, whom created a tradition of prayer and humility through m...

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.

Mad Science: Spin! Boom! Pop!

July 31, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
Watch in awe as the Mad Scientist creates numerous versions of erupting science! Children learn about science when they see foggy dry ice storms, watch a foam factory, discover Bernoulli’s principle, make magic mud, alter sound waves, and so muc...

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.

Mission Control: Mars Rover Challenge

August 9, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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
Program description:
Can you build a craft to survive on Mars? Participants will work together to complete a series of NASA challenges including building a robotic arm, creating a roving science lab and more! All ages. No experience necessary.  ...

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.

Dungeons & Dragons

August 10, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Play Dungeons & Dragons and meet other gamers. All experience levels are welcome. For gamers ages 12 and up. ...

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.

Job Lab

August 12, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get professional development assistance for resume and cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, and job search strategies during this drop-in job lab from Goodwill Industries Educational Specialist Tom Nuzzi. Bring your own laptop or use one of...

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.