Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

Write-On

January 22, 2019
6:15pm - 7:15pm
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Job Lab

January 28, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Self Defense Workshop: Don't Be a Victim

February 9, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Job Lab

February 11, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Book Group: Book Chat

February 12, 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.

This month we are discussing The Hate U Give by Angie Davis. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Write-On

February 12, 2019
6:15pm - 7:15pm
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Dungeons & Dragons

February 16, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Council

February 19, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Build It!

February 21, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Job Lab

February 25, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Write-On

February 26, 2019
6:15pm - 7:15pm
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Revolutionary Reads: Virtual Reality

March 9, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
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, Technology
Program description:
Experience Virtual Reality at the library. Try VR for yourself and immerse yourself into a three-dimensional, computer-generated world. This program is for ages 13 and older and requires a signed waiver. Waiver for minors (13-17 yrs old) w...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Job Lab

March 11, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Revolutionary Reads: Book Discussion of "In Real Life"

March 12, 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.

Join us for a lively discussion of In Real Life by Cory Doctorow. In this book, Anda delves into the multiplayer role game Coarsegold Online. It's a place where she can be a leader, a fighter, a hero. It's a place where she can meet people from all o...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Write-On

March 12, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Council

March 19, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Build It!

March 21, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Dungeons & Dragons

March 23, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Job Lab

March 25, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Write-On

March 26, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Revolutionary Reads: Author event, Cory Doctorow at Clark College

March 26, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Photo by Jonathan Worth (JonathanWorth.com) Cory Doctorow is a science fiction novelist, blogger and technology activist. He is the co-editor of the popular weblog Boing Boing @doctorow, and a contributor to many magazines, websites and...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Foraging for Wild Edibles

March 30, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Are you interested in learning about what wild plants are edible in our area? Landscape designer, master gardener, and edible forager Eve Hanlin will teach this informative two-hour workshop covering what plants are available locally and safe harvest...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Write-On

April 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Book Group: Book Chat

May 14, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Write-On

May 14, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Build It!

May 16, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Council

May 21, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.