Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

Stitch Wits

June 18, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: 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. Weekly, Tuesdays at 10 am and Wednesdays at 6 pm. ...

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

June 18, 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.

Let's Talk Grammar!

June 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children's activities provided. On Wednesdays, join us to practice your English grammar. On Thursdays we have a conversation group for all levels. ...

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.

Kid's Book Group: The Read-aloud Crowd

June 19, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Are you ready for chapter books? Grab an adult to join you and come ready to discuss, have fun and make new friends.

This month we are discussing the Graphic Novel CatStronauts by Drew Brockington ...

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.

Stitch Wits

June 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: 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. Tuesdays at 10 am and Wednesdays at 6 pm. ...

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.

English Conversation Circle

June 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. ...

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.

QUILTING BY THE BOOKS

June 20, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Practice your quilting skills with new friends. All quilted items are donated to local nonprofits.  ...

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!

June 20, 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.

Summer Reading Kick-off: Alien Carnival

June 21, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program description:
Kick off the summer at the library with an alien carnival! Games, galaxy crafts, Storywalk®, scavenger hunts, and fun for the whole family! Even get to speak to a real NASA ambassador! Be sure to sign up for the Summer Reading program and read ...

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.

Spanish Conversation Circle

June 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice your Spanish-speaking skills with other adults. Join our facilitated group for intermediate-level Spanish speakers. We help each other learn! ...

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.

Saturday Crafternoon: Introduction to 3D Printing

June 22, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
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. ...

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.

Stitch Wits

June 25, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: 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. Weekly, Tuesdays at 10 am and Wednesdays at 6 pm. ...

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.

Adult Book Group - Morning

June 25, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Join us for a lively discussion about this month's title. All are welcome.

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

June 25, 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.

Let's Talk Grammar!

June 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children's activities provided. On Wednesdays, join us to practice your English grammar. On Thursdays we have a conversation group for all levels. ...

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.

SHIBA - Welcome to Medicare

June 26, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
New-to-Medicare? Learn about the basics of Medicare Parts A, B, C, & D from SHIBA volunteers who will help you understand your rights and options. This program is offered on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 12:30-2:30 pm. ...

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.

Stitch Wits

June 26, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: 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. Tuesdays at 10 am and Wednesdays at 6 pm. ...

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.

English Conversation Circle

June 27, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. ...

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.

Quilting by the Books

June 27, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Practice your quilting skills and make new friends. All quilted items are donated to local nonprofits. Fabric is provided.  ...

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.

Train Like an Astronaut!

June 28, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Come see if you have the right stuff to train like an astronaut. We will be getting fit this afternoon and playing some fun field games. Appropriate for ages 5-16. ...

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.

Emergency Preparedness

June 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Natural disasters can happen in the blink of an eye, are you ready? Learn the basics of emergency readiness, including supplies, emergency contacts, and how best to prepare yourself and your neighborhood. Presented by Clark Regional Emergency...

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.

Spanish Conversation Circle

June 29, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice your Spanish-speaking skills with other adults. Join our facilitated group for intermediate-level Spanish speakers. We help each other learn! ...

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.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

July 1, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Join us for stories, songs, finger rhymes and crafts for ages 3-6 years and accompanying adult. After stories, we'll make a craft together. ...

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.

Friends of Battle Ground Community Library Meeting

July 2, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Friends or Foundation, Meeting
Program description:

Looking for a fun way to support your library? Join the Friends of the Library and attend this regular meeting.

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.

Let's Talk Grammar!

July 3, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children's activities provided. On Wednesdays, join us to practice your English grammar. On Thursdays we have a conversation group for all levels. ...

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.

BJ the Clown

July 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
Laugh out loud at this exciting mix of physical comedy, magic, juggling, music, and storytelling. ...

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.

Independence Day Closure

All Day
All Branches
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed in observance of Independence Day, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. ...