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Baby Sign Language 101 with Dawn Prochovnic

October 15, 2018
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Families
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn how to encourage pre-verbal babies to use signs to communicate through songs and play. Participants will learn American Sign Language (ASL) signs for words and ideas that are important to babies and explore Sign Language resources that support ...

Tech Workshop: Intro to Pixlr

October 15, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn the basics of Pixlr, a free online photo editor! ...

Preschool Storytime Ages: 3-6

October 15, 2018
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime

Vancouver Chess Club

October 15, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
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! ...

Maker Monday: Intro to Cricut

October 15, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Learn how to use the library's Cricut Electronic Cutting Tool in this introductory class. Work on a pre-cut sample project as we look at how the Cricut creates precision-cut decals, custom scrapbook embellishments, stencils, layered greeting c...

English Conversation Circle

October 16, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Children's activities provided. ...

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

October 16, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime

Job Lab

October 16, 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...

Build It!

October 16, 2018
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
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. ...

FAMILY STORYTIME

October 16, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

Toddler Storytime: Ages 18-36 months

October 17, 2018
9:30am - 10:15am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Meets Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 am. ...

Music & Movement

October 17, 2018
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

Read To The Dogs

October 17, 2018
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program description:
Improve your reading skills and make a new furry friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog. Repeats every second Wednesday. Ages 5-12 ...

Girls Who Code

October 17, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Program description:
Free after-school coding program for girls in grades 6 through 12. Club members will learn computer science principles and build their skills each week to develop a unique community impact project. No experience necessary. ...

Citizenship Class

October 17, 2018
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: -1
Program description:
Prepare to become a U.S. citizen in a series of free 10 sessions. Learn about the basic U.S. history, citizenship process, and prepare for the interview. Classes are in English and geared toward intermediate or higher English...

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

October 17, 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...

Needle Crafters

October 18, 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. ...

Cosplay Collective

October 18, 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. ...

TILE Talk for Teens

October 18, 2018
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
TILE Vancouver, part of the world’s largest conversation series, is hosting a free talk with Bill Huseby, President and CEO of Sigma Design, at the Vancouver Public Library.  Attendance is open to everyone. Learn more and get your free tickets ...

Tech Workshop: Books and Audiobooks on Your Device

October 18, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn about the library's free resources for reading books or listening to audiobooks on your favorite device! ...

KIDS BOOK GROUP: BOOKANEERS

October 18, 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:
For children ages 6-9 with a participating adult. No older or younger children, please. This month we are reading Zita the SpaceGirl by Ben Hatke. When young Zita discovers a device that opens a portal to another place, and her best f...