Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

ASL Conversation Circle: Come Sign With Us

December 18, 2018
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:

Learn and practice American Sign Language with a fluent ASL teacher. Learn about Deaf culture and history.

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.

Spanish Conversation Circle - Advanced

December 18, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Business Research Information Session

December 19, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Meet our business librarian for an overview and informative session about our subscription-based online resources that can help you start and grow your small business. Arm yourself with the best business information available from...

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.

New Adult Book Group: Books and Brew (off-site)

December 19, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Age Group: New Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join other "new adults", 20's & 30's, for a rousing book discussion at Brewed 360. Meet, mingle, and share your book savvy in a fun atmosphere. Pick up your copy of the book at Vancouver Community Library or at Brewed 360. Jul - The Wee F...

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.

Cosplay Collective

December 20, 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. ...

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.

Needle Crafters

December 20, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring any needlecraft project, get advice, show off your handiwork, and make new friends. Meets every Thursday evening. ...

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.

KIDS BOOK GROUP: BOOKANEERS

December 20, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program 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.

For children ages 6-9 with a participating adult. No older or younger children, please. This month we are reading A Pizza the Size of the Sun by Jack Prelutsky. A collection of humorous poetry on a variety of topics. ...

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.

In Retrospect: The Art of the Memoir

December 21, 2018
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group, Class or Workshop
Program description:
How does a life get translated onto the page? Delve into the construction of the personal narrative with a discussion group and writing workshop dedicated to the memoir. Each month, meetings will focus on a different example of memoir, exploring the ...

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 Saturday Morning Movies

December 22, 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. ...

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.

Job Lab

December 22, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays and Saturdays.  Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related lear...

Dungeons & Dragons

December 22, 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: 15
Program description:
Play Dungeons & Dragons and meet other gamers. All experience levels welcome. Space is limited. Please sign up online for each weekly event. ...

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.

Craft Connections: Adult Drop-in Craft Group

December 23, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join other adults in a weekly craft project. All experience levels welcome. Working on your own project?  Bring it along and chat with other craft-minded people. Refreshments provided by Friends of Vancouver Community Library. ...

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.

Christmas Eve Closure

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Operations Center, Battle Ground Community Library, Cascade Park Community Library, Goldendale Community Library, Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile, La Center Community Library, North Bonneville Community Library, Ridgefield Community Library, Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile, Stevenson Community Library, Three Creeks Community Library, Vancouver Community Library, Vancouver Mall Library, Washougal Community Library, White Salmon Valley Community Library, Woodland Community Library, Yacolt Library Express, Yale Library Express, Off-site
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed in observance of Christmas, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. We'll be open again on December 26. ...

Christmas Day Closure

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Operations Center, Battle Ground Community Library, Cascade Park Community Library, Goldendale Community Library, Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile, La Center Community Library, North Bonneville Community Library, Ridgefield Community Library, Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile, Stevenson Community Library, Three Creeks Community Library, Vancouver Community Library, Vancouver Mall Library, Washougal Community Library, White Salmon Valley Community Library, Woodland Community Library, Yacolt Library Express, Yale Library Express, Off-site
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed in observance of Christmas, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. We'll be open again on December 26. ...

Veterans Meetup

December 27, 2018
11:00am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program description:
Veterans who served in any branch of the armed forces are invited to a casual meetup for coffee and conversation.  ...

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.

Lawyer Talk

December 27, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
Drop in for a first come, first served, free advice session with local volunteer lawyers. Hosted by Navigate Law Group. ...

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.

Needle Crafters

December 27, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring any needlecraft project, get advice, show off your handiwork, and make new friends. Meets every Thursday evening. ...

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 Saturday Morning Movies

December 29, 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. ...

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.

Job Lab

December 29, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays and Saturdays.  Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related lear...

Dungeons & Dragons

December 29, 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
Program description:
Play Dungeons & Dragons and meet other gamers. All experience levels welcome. Space is limited. Please sign up online for each weekly event. ...

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.

Craft Connections: Adult Drop-in Craft Group

December 30, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join other adults in a weekly craft project. All experience levels welcome. Working on your own project?  Bring it along and chat with other craft-minded people. Refreshments provided by Friends of Vancouver Community Library. ...

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.

New Year's Eve 6:00 pm Closure

December 31, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
All Branches
Branches:
Operations Center, Battle Ground Community Library, Cascade Park Community Library, Goldendale Community Library, Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile, La Center Community Library, North Bonneville Community Library, Ridgefield Community Library, Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile, Stevenson Community Library, Three Creeks Community Library, Vancouver Community Library, Vancouver Mall Library, Washougal Community Library, White Salmon Valley Community Library, Woodland Community Library, Yacolt Library Express, Yale Library Express, Off-site
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed from 6:00 pm on New Year's Eve through New Year's Day, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. ...

New Year's Day Closure

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Operations Center, Battle Ground Community Library, Cascade Park Community Library, Goldendale Community Library, Goldendale/Klickitat Bookmobile, La Center Community Library, North Bonneville Community Library, Ridgefield Community Library, Skamania/Klickitat Bookmobile, Stevenson Community Library, Three Creeks Community Library, Vancouver Community Library, Vancouver Mall Library, Washougal Community Library, White Salmon Valley Community Library, Woodland Community Library, Yacolt Library Express, Yale Library Express, Off-site
Description:
All FVRLibraries are closed for New Year's Day, but many resources and services are available on our website 24/7. ...

Needle Crafters

January 3, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring any needlecraft project, get advice, show off your handiwork, and make new friends. Meets every Thursday evening. ...

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.

In Retrospect: Memoir Workshop

January 4, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
How does a life get translated onto the page? Delve into the construction of the personal narrative with a discussion group and writing workshop dedicated to the memoir. For those aspiring to tell their own story, sessions will also offer the opportu...

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 Saturday Morning Movies

January 5, 2019
10:30am - 12:45pm
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. ...

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.

Dungeons & Dragons

January 5, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Program description:
Play Dungeons & Dragons and meet other gamers. All experience levels welcome. Space is limited. Please sign up online for each weekly event. ...

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.