Upcoming Events

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Vancouver Chess Club

August 20, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
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

August 21, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
This summer, make something that benefits the community. For makers ages 8 and up. ...

Teen Saturday Morning Movies

August 25, 2018
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Superheroes! Animation! Movies based on books! Ease on into the weekend with a morning movie in our teen room. ...

Dungeons & Dragons

August 25, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14

Vancouver Chess Club

August 27, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
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

August 28, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
This summer, make something that benefits the community. For makers ages 8 and up. ...

Dungeons & Dragons

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

3D Printing Certification

September 2, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
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 ...

Civics is Fundamental: Civics 101

September 5, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Description:
Civics Is Fundamental A series presented by the League of Women Voters of Clark County Session 1: Civics 101 Join us for a lively presentation on how government works at each level and how each citizen can become involved! Vancouver Commun...

Tech Workshop: Download Music to Your Device

September 6, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Learn about the library's free resources for listening to music from your favorite device! ...

Dungeons & Dragons

September 8, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15

Tech Workshop: Watch Movies on Your Device

September 8, 2018
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Learn about the library's free resources for watching movies on your favorite device! ...

Tech Workshop: Read Magazines on Your Device

September 10, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Learn about the library's free resources for reading magazines on your favorite device! ...

Vancouver Chess Club

September 10, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Maker Monday: Intro to Sewing Machine

September 10, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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 start sewing using fabric scraps. Space is limited to the first 8 participants. Online registration required....

Maker Monday: Open Lab

September 10, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
Join us Monday nights on Level 4 to complete a self-paced maker project or explore the library's maker tools at your own pace. During Open Lab, you can work with the sewing machine, Cricut, or 3D Printer*. Children under 12 must be accompanie...

MAKE a Better World

September 11, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
Join us the 2nd 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

September 12, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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. ...

Civics is Fundamental: Political Literacy, Fake News, and Personality Politics

September 12, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Description:
Civics Is Fundamental A series presented by the League of Women Voters of Clark County Session 2: Political Literacy, Fake News, and Personality Politics This session provides ways for voters identify how they feel on important issues and what t...

Dungeons & Dragons

September 15, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15

Teen Writing Workshop: Author Q&A with Sara Ryan

September 15, 2018
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
LGBTQ+ youth and allies: Join Sara Ryan to write, share your work (but only if you want to!) and discuss writing and publishing. Sara is the author of the novels Empress of the World and The Rules for Hearts, the graphic...

Tech Workshop: Google Docs & Drive

September 17, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Learn about Google's powerful online tools. Join us for an introduction to Google Docs and Google Drive. ...

Vancouver Chess Club

September 17, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Maker Monday: Intro to Cricut

September 17, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
Learn how to use the library's Cricut Electronic Cutting Tool in this introductory class. Work on a pre-cut sample project as we look at how the Cricut creates precision-cut decals, custom scrapbook embellishments, stencils, layered greeting c...

Maker Monday: Open Lab

September 17, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Ages: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
Join us Monday nights on Level 4 to complete a self-paced maker project or explore the library's maker tools at your own pace. During Open Lab, you can work with the sewing machine, Cricut, or 3D Printer*. Children under 12 must be accompanie...

3D Printing for Tabletop Games

September 18, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
Learn more about the resources and tools to bring your tabletop characters and props to life. This workshop focuses on the 3D printing technology for miniatures. No experience necessary. Attend this workshop to meet prerequisites for 3D Printer Ce...

Girls Who Code

September 19, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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. ...