Upcoming Events

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Meliza Tilley-Morris exhibit: New Paintings

All Day5/29 - 6/30
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Gray Space - Levels 4 & 5
Ages: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Description:
Local artist Meliza Tilley-Morris works in acrylics, and likes to call her style "industrially influenced realistic expressionism". Look for her work in The Gray Space located on Levels 4 & 5. ...

Technology Workshop: Microsoft Word Tips & Tricks

June 25, 2018
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Want to take your Microsoft Word skills to the next level? Come learn how to fine-tune basic documents and discover how to use Word for more unusual projects. Whether you're looking for answers to a particular problem or just want to find out what el...

Vancouver Chess Club

June 25, 2018
4:00pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun
Description:
Drop in for informal chess games.  Bring your own board and chess pieces or use ours. All ages and abilities welcome! ...

Learn2Code Series: Beginning Python with Earsketch

June 25, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
Learn how to use simple Python in EarSketch to create original songs and compositions. No experience necessary!  Please bring a set of headphones or earbuds for this course. For makers 8 and older.  Space is limited. Please show up promp...

Adult Book Group

June 25, 2018
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Description:
This month we're discussing Red Car by Marcy Dermansky. When Leah's former boss and mentor, Judy, dies in an accident and leaves Leah her red sports car, Leah takes off to San Francisco to claim the car, revisiting past lives and loves i...

English Conversation Circle

June 26, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Children's activities provided. ...

Job Lab Vancouver

June 26, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Get help with your job search on Tuesdays and Saturday!  Topics include: • Job listings • New careers • Résumé and cover letter • Computer skills • Online applications • Interview tips • Exam prep • Employment-related learnin...

Build it!

June 26, 2018
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Description:
For ages 5-12. ...

Improv Night

June 26, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Teen Central
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Description:
Do you make your friends laugh? Can you come up with great excuses on the spot? Just want to try something new? Join us for a night of improv, and be part of hilarious unscripted scenes that are made up in the moment. ...

Summer Maker Series: MAKE a Better World

June 26, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Ages: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Description:
This summer, make something that benefits the community. Each week we'll focus on a project to donate to a community organization. For makers ages 8 and up. ...

Vancouver Watersheds Alliance Film Series: A Plastic Ocean

June 26, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Description:
A Plastic Ocean documents the newest science, proving how plastics, once they enter the oceans, break up into small particles that enter the food chain where they attract toxins like a magnet. These toxins are stored in seafood’s fatty tissues, ...

Family Storytime

June 26, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime

Toddler Storytime: Ages 18-36 months

June 27, 2018
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Meets Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 am. ...

Morning Story Conversation

June 27, 2018
10:30am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Ages: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Description:
Start your morning by listening to a short story and then sharing your insights and opinions with the group. ​ Refreshments provided by Friends of Vancouver Community Library. ...

Explore! for 3-6 year olds

June 27, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Get hands-on exposure to STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) topics for 3-6 year olds. Parent participation is required. Repeats on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30 am. ...

OMSI React-o-Blast

June 27, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Performance
Description:
The Oregon Museum of Science & Industry comes to you with experiments that vividly demonstrate the predictable (and sometimes unpredictable) reactions of matter, including some that have explosive results. Ages 5 and up. omsi.edu ...

Family History Workshop: Basics of FamilySearch

June 27, 2018
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Ages: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Description:
Learning the basics of FamilySearch can be fun!  This class will cover finding elusive records using FamilySearch and fast and easy methods to locate that proof you are seeking. We might even throw in a few fun ideas you can share with your frie...

Toddler Storytime: Ages 18-36 months

June 28, 2018
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Meets Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 am. ...

Lawyer Talk

June 28, 2018
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Tax Help/Legal
Description:
Drop in for a FREE first come, first served, advice session with local volunteer lawyers. Hosted by Navigate Law Group. ...