Upcoming Events

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Baby & Toddler Storytime: Ages 0-36 months

February 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for babies, toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Gaming Group

February 22, 2019
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 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 will be avai...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

February 25, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Revolutionary Reads: Book Discussion of "Little Brother"

February 25, 2019
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:
Join us this month for our Revolutionary Reads series with the discussion of Little Brother by Cory Doctorow. In this book, seventeen-year old Marcus is interrogated for days by the Department of Homeland Security in the aftermath o...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

February 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Next Chapter of Life: Alzheimer's Awareness - Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer's

February 28, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Early detection gives you a chance to begin drug...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Leap into Science: Balance Workshop for Families

February 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Storytime
Program description:
Join us in celebration of National Leap Into Science Week! We will be hosting a Franklin Institute Science Museum family workshop that will explore the science of "Balance" through hands-on activities and children's books. Have fun and learn to think...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Baby & Toddler Storytime: Ages 0-36 months

March 1, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for babies, toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Tech Month: Game Design for VR

March 1, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Explore virtual reality and game design engines while you learn about the skills needed to develop applications for the virtual reality platform. We will use Oculus® virtual reality headsets to examine the technology from a game designer pe...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

March 4, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Blood Drive with Bloodworks Northwest

March 4, 2019
2:30pm - 5:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Lawn - La Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Program description:
Donate at the La Center Community Library blood drive and help save lives in your local community. Bloodworks NW is a local, non-profit blood services organization that has been serving the Northwest for over 70 years. They are the sole suppl...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

March 5, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Revolutionary Reads: Book Discussion of "Walkaway"

March 6, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
 Join us for a lively discussion of Walkaway by Cory Doctorow. Fascinating, moving, and darkly humorous, Walkaway is a multi-generation science fiction thriller about the wrenching changes of the next hundred years...and the very hu...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Tween Book Group

March 6, 2019
3:15pm - 3:45pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Do you like reading? Do you like talking about books? Join our book group for friendly, lively discussions.

Books provided by La Center Casinos Charitable Foundation to the first 9 to sign up. Swing Sideways  Nanci Turner Steveson. Annie has a "summer of freedom" in the country. She makes a friend, and tries to fix what's broken betwee...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Friends of La Center Community Library Meeting

March 6, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
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.

Revolutionary Reads: Virtual Reality

March 7, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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, Technology
Program description:
Experience Virtual Reality at the library. Try VR for yourself and immerse yourself into a three-dimensional, computer-generated world. This program is for ages 13 and older and requires a signed waiver. Waiver for minors (13-17 yrs old) w...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Baby & Toddler Storytime: Ages 0-36 months

March 8, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for babies, toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Gaming Group

March 8, 2019
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 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 will be avai...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

March 11, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Cedar Basket Making Demonstration

March 11, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Come see how cedar baskets are woven using traditional Native American techniques. ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

March 12, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy stories, songs, activities, and more for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Genealogy Group

March 13, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Come learn about your family history along with fellow genealogy enthusiasts. This informal group meets on the second Wednesday of each month.   ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Maker Wednesday: Edison Robots

March 13, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us every second Wednesday of the month for a fun activity. Ages 8 and up. This month we will explore the Edison, a programmable and LEGO® compatible, robot. Program ends with a MegaBot battle! ...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Next Chapter of Life: Alzheimer's Awareness - Effective Communication Strategies

March 14, 2019
9:00am - 10:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Communication is more than just talking and listening — it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their jou...

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Baby & Toddler Storytime: Ages 0-36 months

March 15, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for babies, toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Teen Video Game Night

March 15, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us for an evening of video games, just for teens! We will stay open until 8 pm just for our gamers. Wii and XBox 360 games will be available, and we'll provide pizza and snacks. Ages 13-19 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Family Game Day

March 16, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Off-site
Library Branch: Off-site
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Family game day at the library!  Call all your friends and join us for board games, card games, Wii games, or bring your own from home. All ages 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.