Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Storytime: Pre-walkers

February 24, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

AARP Tax Help

February 24, 2020
10:00am - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
The AARP Tax-Aide program, administered by the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the IRS, provides free income tax assistance to all taxpayers, with special attention to those aged 60 or older. Volunteers will assist in preparing basic federal a...

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.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Storytime: Walkers up to 18 months

February 24, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Technology Workshop: Tech Help Open Lab

February 24, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Stop in anytime during the session for one-on-one help with your tech questions about email, ebooks, smartphones, creating documents and more. ...

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.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Vancouver Chess Club

February 24, 2020
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Drop in for informal chess games. Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities 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.

This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Book Group

February 24, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join us for a lively discussion about this month's title. All are welcome. February: The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson   ...

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.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Storytime: Ages 0-18 months

February 25, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Conversation Circle

February 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

AARP Tax Help

February 25, 2020
10:00am - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
The AARP Tax-Aide program, administered by the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the IRS, provides free income tax assistance to all taxpayers, with special attention to those aged 60 or older. Volunteers will assist in preparing basic federal a...

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.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

February 25, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Job Lab

February 25, 2020
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays. Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related learning Participants s...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Bookmark Contest Art Party!

February 25, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Come use our art supplies to work on your FVRL Bookmark Contest submission! Open to youth in kindergarten through 12th grade. ...

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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spanish Conversation Circle - Advanced

February 25, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Watershed Alliance Film Series: "The Need to GROW"

February 25, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
The Need To GROW is Rosario Dawson’s award-winning documentary that many are calling the environmental film the world has been waiting for. With the planet on the brink of ecological disaster, and chronic disease rates skyrocketing, this is a story 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Storytime: Ages 18-36 months

February 26, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
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.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Music & Movement

February 26, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Enjoy songs, rhymes, rhythm and dance in this active program for children ages 0 to 6 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

SHIBA - Welcome to Medicare

February 26, 2020
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat 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. Also held in November at Battle Ground Community Library. SHIBA is a volunteer prog...

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cosplay Collective

February 26, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Cosplay Collective is a monthly workshop where we'll work together to learn new techniques each session. Talk about fandom, get advice on how to solve your cosplay problems, and have fun! Supplies provided. Ages 12 and up. This month we'll be expe...

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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Family History Essentials: Newspapers

February 26, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Find out how to search historical and interesting articles about your family in old newspapers. We’ll explore newspaper archives that can aid your genealogy search and add depth to your family tree. ...

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.

This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Repair Clark County "Fix-it-Fair"

February 26, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Repair Clark County will offer repair of electronics, appliances, bicycles, sewing projects, and other items, such as jewelry or household decor. The program also regularly offers sharpening of knives, garden tools and other dull items. In addition, ...

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.

This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Citizenship Class

February 26, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Program description:
Prepare to become a U.S. citizen in a free series of 6 sessions. Learn about the basic U.S. history, citizenship process, and prepare for the interview. Classes are in English and geared toward intermediate or highe...

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.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Storytime: Ages 18-36 months

February 27, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
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.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Storytime: Ages 0-18 months

February 27, 2020
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Introduce your baby to words and reading with books, songs, and play for babies 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.

This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Lawyer Talk

February 27, 2020
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 free advice session with local volunteer lawyers. Random numbers will be issued at 5 pm to determine in which order you will talk to the volunteers. 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Needle Crafters

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6 Leap Into Science

February 28, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

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

Join us for a special Leap Into Science storytime! Young children and their families are invited to be scientists as we share stories, hands-on experiments, and activity stations all about the natural force of the wind!  Leap into Science i...

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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Funtastic Friday

February 28, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Are you ready for some fun? Drop in on Friday afternoons for a wide range of creative and interactive projects for all ages. January 17: 3D Design and Clay Sculptures January 24: Calder Mobiles January 31: Robot and Mathematical Art ...

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.