Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

Game Day

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Enjoy gaming at the Ridgefield Library all day long! ...

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.

Cookbook Group: Food for Thought

August 27, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Sample cuisine from around the world and discuss recipes. Group meets the second Tuesday of every 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Stitchery Group

August 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for all or part of this informal, drop-in, get-together. Any stitchery hobby is welcome: knitting, crochet, spinning, lap quilting, needlepoint, counted cross-stitch – even mending. ...

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.

Mahjong at the Library

August 29, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Enjoy socializing and playing the fascinating game of Mahjong. ...

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

August 29, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
¿Habla español? Practice speaking Spanish in a group setting, led by a Spanish-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.

Labor Day Closure

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

Stitchery Group

September 4, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for all or part of this informal, drop-in, get-together. Any stitchery hobby is welcome: knitting, crochet, spinning, lap quilting, needlepoint, counted cross-stitch – even mending. ...

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.

Mahjong at the Library

September 5, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Enjoy socializing and playing the fascinating game of Mahjong. ...

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

September 5, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
¿Habla español? Practice speaking Spanish in a group setting, led by a Spanish-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.

First Saturday

September 7, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Off-site RI
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Stop by the library table under the Friends' of Ridgefield Community Library tent at the Farmers' Market, or the Library to make musical instruments reflecting cultures from around the world.  Try to play the Theremin in the libra...

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 Ridgefield Community Library Book Sale First Saturday

September 7, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Kids, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Friends or Foundation
Program description:
Stop by the Friends' of Ridgefield Community Library booth to pick up that book you always wanted, but could never find. Get the scoop on the library building project, we can always use the help. ...

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.

Dinner in White on the Columbia

September 7, 2019
4:00pm - 10:00pm
Off-site
Library Branch: Off-site
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser
Program description:
Dinner in White on the Columbia is a fundraiser for the Washougal Library Building Fund. This event is fashioned after the original Dinner en Blanc in Paris, but we leave behind the secrecy and exclusivity and invite you to be as over-the-t...

Note

This is a fundraiser presented by the Friends of the Library in which all money raised will go toward the building of a new community library. 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 is a Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation event. The Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, works to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

Vinnie's Pizza Cash Back Event

September 9, 2019
4:00pm - 9:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Off-site RI
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Friends or Foundation
Program description:
Great food! Great cause!  Show your support for a bigger, better library! Dine in or take out by calling 360-887-7200 during this special fundraiser. 10% of all food and beverage sales will go to support the Ridgefield Library Building Projec...

Note

This is a fundraiser presented by the Friends of the Library in which all money raised will go toward the building of a new community library. 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.

Cookbook Group: Food for Thought

September 10, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Sample cuisine from around the world and discuss recipes. Group meets the second Tuesday of every 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Stitchery Group

September 11, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for all or part of this informal, drop-in, get-together. Any stitchery hobby is welcome: knitting, crochet, spinning, lap quilting, needlepoint, counted cross-stitch – even mending. ...

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

September 11, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Children's Area - Ridgefield
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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Closed for Staff Training

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed for staff training, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. ...

Baby/Toddler Storytime: Ages 0-36 months

September 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Children's Area - Ridgefield
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Build your child's vocabulary with songs, books, and movement for active 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Build It!

September 14, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
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. ...

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.

Hands-Only CPR

September 14, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
When a person has a cardiac arrest, survival depends on getting immediate CPR from someone nearby. CPR can double, or even triple, a victim’s chance of survival. Hands-Only CPR is CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths. It has been shown to be as effe...

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

September 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
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.

Read to the Dog

September 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games or Fun
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Program description:
Practice your reading skills and make a new, four-legged friend! Program is intended for ages 5-9. Please register below. ...

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.

Stitchery Group

September 18, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join us for all or part of this informal, drop-in, get-together. Any stitchery hobby is welcome: knitting, crochet, spinning, lap quilting, needlepoint, counted cross-stitch – even mending. ...

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

September 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Children's Area - Ridgefield
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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Mahjong at the Library

September 19, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Enjoy socializing and playing the fascinating game of Mahjong. ...

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

September 19, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
¿Habla español? Practice speaking Spanish in a group setting, led by a Spanish-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.

Friends of Ridgefield Library Meeting

September 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: In Library - Ridgefield
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Friends or Foundation
Program description:

Looking for a fun way to support your library? Join the Friends of the Library and attend this regular meeting, as we work toward helping plan and build a new library.

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.