Upcoming Events

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

Digitize It! Scan Photos and Documents

All Day9/3 - 10/29
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Preserve and organize your photographs or important documents. Scan any photo or document up to 12"x17".  We also have negative and slide inserts so you can scan any transparent item. Please bring a USB thumb drive or purchase one at the libr...

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

Literary Pumpkin Decorating Contest

All Day10/8 - 10/30
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Decorate your pumpkin as your favorite literary character and bring it to the library between Oct 8-30 to enter the contest. Pumpkins will be displayed in the library and winners will be determined by vote. Uncarved pumpkins only, ...

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.

Girls Who Code

October 22, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun, Technology
Program description:
Girls Who Code is a free, after-school club for 6-12th-grade girls to use computer science to impact their community and join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models. All skill levels welcome!   Weekly attendance is requi...

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.

Build It!

October 22, 2019
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 next! Fall Build It! dates are September 24, and every Tuesday in October. For ages 5-12. ...

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.

Stitchery Group

October 23, 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. ...

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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.

Stitch Wits

October 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Join our drop-in stitchery group! Bring your project to work on at this informal get-together. Knitting, crochet, embroidery, spinning, quilting and all other kinds of textile crafts are welcome as well as all levels of knowledge. ...

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.

Wacky Wednesday: STEM!

October 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Fun STEM activities on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Develop problem solving, sequencing, and critical thinking skills with things like Code-a-Pillar, Cubelets, or Edison robots! ...

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.

T-shirts to Totes

October 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Learn to make a recycled t-shirt tote bag with Sylvia Perrin. Bring a used t-shirt to repurpose into a reusable tote bag. ...

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 "Adults" group.

Knit and Natter

October 23, 2019
5:30pm - 6:45pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Have you always wanted to learn to knit? Already know how to knit and would like to cast on with other knitters? Interested in other fiber arts and looking for some social time? Then this is just the event you are looking for! ...

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.

Build It!

October 24, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting 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.

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.

Girls Who Code

October 24, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun, Technology
Program description:
Girls Who Code is a free, after-school club for 6-12th-grade girls to use computer science to impact their community and join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models. All skill levels welcome!   Weekly attendance is requi...

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

Introduction to Sewing Machines

October 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Learn how to use the library's sewing machines in this introductory class. You will learn how to thread the machine, select stitches, and create a simple project. Space is limited to the first eight participants. Please arrive early to reserv...

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.

Maker Night

October 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Program description:
Adults, come join us for a night of maker activities! Learn how to solder by making your own light up badge to take home. Bring your own pair of winter gloves and we will show you how to turn them into conductive gloves to use with your mob...

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

October 24, 2019
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 "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Coding Club: Ages 6-18

October 24, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Study Room B
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
The Vancouver Kids Coding Club offers a fun and explorative environment to learn code literacy. With guided sessions, led by industry professionals, combined with free exploration time the members of the group are able to develop skills in different ...

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.

Harp Circle

October 25, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Welcome to our Harp Circle! A harp circle is a gathering of harp players who meet regularly to share music with each other. It is a great place to learn new music and skills, meet other players, see different types of harps and become more comfortabl...

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

October 25, 2019
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
Program description:
Are you ready for some fun? Drop in on select Friday afternoons of the month for a wide range of creative and interactive projects for all ages. September 27:  Fiber Rainbow Wall Hanging October 11:  DIY Stamp Making October 25:  ...

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

Autumn Celebration and Pumpkin Decorating

October 25, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Celebrate our favorite things about autumn with crafts, games and pumpkin decorating. Pumpkins and supplies will be provided. ...

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.

Scary Stories After Dark for Tweens and Teens

October 25, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Are you afraid of the dark? Come build a blanket fort, eat smores, create spooky crafts, and tell scary stories. This event occurs after normal operating hours. No library services will be available.  ...

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.

Artists of the Gorge: Juror Workshop

October 26, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Exhibit
Program description:
Join our jurors for Artists of the Gorge as they demonstrate their artistic styles.  Have fun creating a watercolor and assemblage painting with Sam Marroquin. Experiment with the fluidity and versatility of watercolor paint and add a variety...

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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creature Feature Reptile Zoo

October 26, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: JCPenney Court
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults
Program Type: Performance
Program description:
Prepare yourself for an amazing reptile adventure. Hear a gecko bark. See a cobra hood. Pet a snake. Learn about these and other incredible creatures. ...

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.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Explore!

October 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Explore a variety of STEM topics with your 4-7 year old through hands-on activities. Sep 28 - Engineering Oct 5 - Chemistry Oct 12 - Technology Oct 19 - Planet Earth Oct 26 - The Human Body ...

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.

Franken-Monster Creators

October 26, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Challenge your "Dr. Frankenstein" side to create the most outrageous, frightening or imaginative Franken-Monster from an array of discardable toys and other materials. Opportunity for participants to repurpose items in a deliciously wacky creative wa...

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

Pumpkinpalooza

October 26, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Come in your costume for crafts and pumpkin fun! For ages 2-12. ...

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.

Drag Queen Story Hour with Empress Onalicious Mercury

October 27, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun, Performance
Program description:
Join us for a story hour featuring our fabulous queen, Tree Empress 45 Onalicious Mercury, reading stories, singing songs, and making crafts; followed by a dance party! Dress-up encouraged!  Created by RADAR Productions&nb...

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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.

3D Printing Open Lab

October 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Program description:
Do you have a project that could use 3D printed parts, but don’t know where to find the right files? Have you tried to 3D print an object, but it’s not working out as planned? Have you designed your own 3D object that you would like to print on our e...

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 "Families" group.

Monday Morning Mix-Up

October 28, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us Monday mornings for a special surprise activity! For ages 6 and under with a parent/caregiver. ...

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.