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Girls Who Code

October 24, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Program description:
Free after-school coding program for girls in grades 6 through 12. Club members will learn computer science principles and build their skills each week to develop a unique community impact project. No experience necessary. ...

Teen Saturday Morning Movies

October 27, 2018
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Superheroes! Animation! Movies based on books. Ease on into the weekend with a morning movie in our teen room. ...

Dungeons & Dragons

October 27, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13

Tech Workshop: Your Library Card Beyond Books

October 27, 2018
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Your library card provides free access to many amazing online entertainment and learning tools. Join us to learn how to access movies, music, language-learning, career-prep and more with your library card! ...

Intro to 3D Design

October 28, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
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. Workshop attendees can have their projects printed on the library's 3D printer. This workshop is...

3D Printing Open Lab

October 28, 2018
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Drop in to watch a 3D printer in action. Browse 3D designs or bring in your own .STL file for review by a library staff member for potential printing.  Attend the 3D Design workshop to learn how to create your own objects for 3D printing! Thi...

Vancouver Chess Club

October 29, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Learn2Code Series: Intro to SQL

October 29, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn2Code focuses on coding fundamentals in a variety of languages. This month, learn all about SQL. For makers 8 and older.  Space is limited. Please show up promptly to secure a seat in this program. ...

Monster Murder Mystery

October 30, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
The most famous movie monsters are trying to clear their names in a recent murder case. We've got suspects, witnesses, and evidence. Can you figure out who really did it? Reformed villains ages 12-18 are welcome to attend. ...

Teen Saturday Morning Movies

November 3, 2018
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Superheroes! Animation! Movies based on books. Ease on into the weekend with a morning movie in our teen room. ...

Dungeons & Dragons

November 3, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14

3D Printing Certification

November 4, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Become certified to use the library's Lulzbot® Mini 3D printer. After certification, you can schedule time to work on your 3D printing projects independently. During certification, you will be asked to demonstrate basic knowledge of how to ...

Tech Workshop: Google Docs & Drive

November 5, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn about cloud-based Google Docs and Google Drive. ...

Vancouver Chess Club

November 5, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Make a Zine!

November 6, 2018
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
History, cultural impact and the making of ZINES. We'll make a zine together and learn the skills to publish our own solo zines! ...

Girls Who Code

November 7, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Program description:
Free after-school coding program for girls in grades 6 through 12. Club members will learn computer science principles and build their skills each week to develop a unique community impact project. No experience necessary. ...

TEEN BOOK GROUP

November 8, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Pick up a copy of this month's book in Teen Central and join us for a discussion and snacks.  This month we will be discussing Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson.  Speak up for yourself--we want to know what you have to say." From th...

Teen Saturday Morning Movies

November 10, 2018
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Superheroes! Animation! Movies based on books. Ease on into the weekend with a morning movie in our teen room. ...

Dungeons & Dragons

November 10, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14

Top Chef: Teens

November 10, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
What can you make up on the spot, using the ingredients we provide? Will it be enough to wow the judges? Show up and find out! ...

Introduction to Sewing Machine

November 11, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Learn how to use the library's sewing machines in this introductory class. You will learn how to thread the machine, select stitches, and create a simple project. Space is limited to the first 8 participants. Children under 12 must be accompanie...

Tech Workshop: Gmail & Google Calendar

November 12, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn more about Gmail, Google's email client, and cloud-based Google Calendar. ...

Vancouver Chess Club

November 12, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

MAKE a Better World

November 13, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us the second Tuesday of each month as we work on a community service project to make the world we live in a little bit better. For Makers ages 9 and up. ...

Girls Who Code

November 14, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Program description:
Free after-school coding program for girls in grades 6 through 12. Club members will learn computer science principles and build their skills each week to develop a unique community impact project. No experience necessary. ...

Forum @ the Library: Explore How YOU Can Make a Difference in Clark County

November 14, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Registration Required
Program description:
How might YOU contribute to our community? Skills, expertise, time, money? Learn about  past contributions, influences on giving, and how you can become involved. Special guests Jeanne Kojis, Executive Director of the Nonprofit Network SWWA...

Cosplay Collective

November 15, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for a monthly cosplay workshop where we'll work together on clothing, props, and accessories. Talk about fandom and get advice on how to solve your cosplay problems. Sewing machine and limited supplies provided. Ages 12 and up. ...