Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

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
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
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. This event will be outside if weather permits. ...

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
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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. This event will be outside if weather permits. ...

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
Cancelled
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 Galaxy Tie-Dye

August 13, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Explore new ways to tie-dye. Design your own galaxy or stick to the classics! Bring an old dark colored t-shirt you would like to make into your own galaxy. ...

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

August 13, 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.

Build It!

August 15, 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.

Teen Council

August 20, 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.

Write-On

August 27, 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.

Teen Book Group: Book Chat

September 10, 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.

Please feel free to join us even if you haven't read the book. We will discuss the monthly book, but we will also discuss books in general, genres, movies, and current events: any topic is fair game! This month we will be discussing Simon vs. the ...

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

September 10, 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.

How to Talk Across the Political Divide: A Skills Workshop

September 14, 2019
2:00pm - 4:30pm
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, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
In our current polarized political environment, there is a worry that any attempts at political discussions will devolve into arguments and acrimony, and result in hurt feelings or anger. In partnership with Better Angels, this workshop will foc...

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

September 17, 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!

September 19, 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.

Dungeons & Dragons

September 21, 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.

Write-On

September 24, 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.

Teen Book Group: Book Chat

October 8, 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.

Please feel free to join us even if you haven't read the book. We will discuss the monthly book, but we will also discuss books in general, genres, movies, and current events: any topic is fair game! This month we will be discussing The Sacrifice ...

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

October 8, 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.

Dungeons & Dragons

October 12, 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

October 15, 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!

October 17, 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.

Write-On

October 22, 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.

Dungeons & Dragons

November 9, 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.