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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Group: More than a Book

February 24, 2020
3:15pm - 4:15pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group, Games or Fun, Meeting
Program description:
Good company and good conversations! Join us each month for a lively discussion for teens 13-18. We meet on the fourth Monday of each month. The book itself is optional. We will discuss the book some, but we will also discuss book...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Stitch Wits

February 26, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3D Printing Open Lab

February 26, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Program description:
Do you have a project that could use 3D printed parts, but don’t know where to find the right files? Have you tried to 3D print an object, but it’s not working out as planned? Have you designed your own 3D object that you would like to print on our e...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Spanish Conversation Circle

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Meeting
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program description:
¿Habla español? Practice speaking Spanish in a group setting, led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. Beginning and intermediate level speakers are welcome. The group meets every Thursday.   ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

February 28, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Stitch Wits

March 4, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to 3D Design

March 5, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program description:
Come and play with TINKERCAD®! Learn the basics of this free web-based 3D design software and get started creating your own objects for 3D printing. This workshop is recommended for patrons interested in 3D Printing Certification. ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

March 6, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Genealogy Group: Genealogical Forum of Oregon Research Library

March 11, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Join our Genealogy group as they host Lauren Smith, Library Chair, from the Genealogical Forum of Oregon Research Library. Learn about the diverse resources in the largest genealogical research library in the Pacific Northwest. Receive tips about ...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Stitch Wits

March 11, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Harry Potter Bingo & Trivia Night! (off-site)

March 11, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Off-site LC
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Do you love bingo? Do you love Harry Potter? The La Center Friends are inviting you to their Harry Potter Bingo & Trivia Night membership drive! Come in costume if you like and bring your favorite muggle and join us for a fun night full of magica...

Note

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3D Printer Certification

March 12, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program description:
Become certified to use the library's Lulzbot® Mini 3D printer. After certification, you can use the library's 3D printer to work on your 3D printing projects independently. During certification, you will be asked to demonstrate basic kn...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

March 13, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Mason Bee Workshop

March 18, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
The mason bee — our gentle friend and incredible pollinator. Most likely you have these busy native bees in your own yard; you just haven’t met them yet. Join Master Gardener Vione Graham for an introductory workshop on mason bees. The presentatio...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Stitch Wits

March 18, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

March 20, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Group: More than a Book

March 23, 2020
3:15pm - 4:15pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group, Games or Fun, Meeting
Program description:
Good company and good conversations! Join us each month for a lively discussion for teens 13-18. We meet on the fourth Monday of each month. The book itself is optional. We will discuss the book some, but we will also discuss book...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Stitch Wits

March 25, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3D Printing Open Lab

March 25, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Program description:
Do you have a project that could use 3D printed parts, but don’t know where to find the right files? Have you tried to 3D print an object, but it’s not working out as planned? Have you designed your own 3D object that you would like to print on our e...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

March 27, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Stitch Wits

April 1, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tech Take Apart

April 2, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Ever wonder what's inside electronic equipment? Satisfy your curiosity and take apart broken gadgets. All tools and equipment provided. Ages six years and older. Children ages 6-10 must be accompanied by an adult.  ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

April 3, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Poetry Playground: Found Poetry Workshop

April 6, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Calling all closet poets, aspiring wordsmiths, and language lovers! Forget about experience or expertise, and join us as we dip our toes into the poetry ocean. April is National Poetry Month and La Center Community Library is celebrating wi...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Stitch Wits

April 8, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Group

April 10, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Poetry Playground: Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop

April 13, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Calling all closet poets, aspiring wordsmiths, and language lovers! Forget about experience or expertise, and join us as we dip our toes into the poetry ocean. April is National Poetry Month and La Center Community Library is celebrati...

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.