Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

Family Storytime

May 4, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Family Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Hear stories, sing songs, and enjoy fun activities for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.

Families with kids ages 0-6 are welcome! Meets Mondays at 6:30 pm and Saturdays at 11:00 am. ...

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

May 4, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Pat Redjou Adult Literacy Area
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Practice your Spanish-speaking skills with other adults. Join our facilitated group for intermediate-level Spanish speakers. We help each other learn! ...

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.

Repair Clark County

May 4, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring your bicycles, clothing, small home appliances, small electronics, jewelry, or tools/knives that need sharpening, and skilled volunteers "fixers" will try to repair them or help you fix them! Bring one item each and you must...

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.

Wookie Cookie Decorating and Star Wars Movie Marathon for Tweens and Teens

May 4, 2019
12:30pm - 5:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Movie
Program description:
Learn the art of cookie decorating by making Wookie Cookies. Then, eat your Wookie Cookies while watching a Star Wars Marathon. Cookie decorating will start at 12:30 pm. Solo: A Star Wars Story will start at 1 pm and Rogue One will sta...

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

May 4, 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: 8
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.

Dungeons & Dragons

May 4, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Immerse yourself in a world of adventure! Explore forbidding keeps, ancient ruins and dangerous dungeons. Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, come play ...

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.

Next Chapter of Life - Alzheimer's Awareness: Effective Communication Strategies

May 4, 2019
3:00pm - 4:15pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Communication is more than just talking and listening — it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their jou...

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.

Technology Workshop: eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines

May 4, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
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:
Free eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines are available from the library. Bring in your mobile device or follow along on library computers to learn how to take books and media on the go! ...

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.

ASL Conversation Circle: Come Sign With Us

May 5, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Teens, Families, Adults
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.

3D Printer Certification

May 5, 2019
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Program description:
Become certified to use the library's Lulzbot® Mini 3D printer. After certification, you can schedule time to work on your 3D printing projects independently. During certification, you will be asked to demonstrate basic knowledge of how to op...

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.

Next Chapter of Life: Death Documents - Don't be Scared, be Prepared

May 5, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
What are the documents you need to smoothly and comfortably deal with the inevitable end of life? Rory Bowman is back to help you gather all that you need to protect your loved ones and get peace of mind. The first workshop on May 5 covers end 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Digitize It! Scan photos and documents

All Day5/6 - 6/27
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
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...

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.

Family Storytime

May 6, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Upstairs - Woodland
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Hear stories, sing songs, and enjoy fun activities for children of all ages 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

May 6, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Family Storytime

May 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Hear stories, sing songs, and enjoy fun activities for children of all ages 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Monday Morning Mix-Up

May 6, 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, beginning March 4, 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

People and Stories (Off-Site)

May 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: Off-site VM
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Experience the power of literature through short stories and discussion. Draw upon your own experiences to discuss challenging and complex themes after listening to a story read aloud. Presented at: Glenwood Place Senior Living 5500 NE 82nd Ave ...

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.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

May 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:
Join us for stories, songs, finger rhymes and crafts for ages 3-6 years and accompanying adult. After stories, we'll make a craft together. The Monday storytime repeats on Wednesday each week. ...

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.

Technology Workshop: Mobile Devices

May 6, 2019
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, Technology
Program description:
Find out how to use your mobile device to get the library's digital materials from home. ...

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.

Sew Crafty

May 6, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring your current project, make new friends, and show off your handiwork! This is a social group and not an instructional class. ...

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.

Housing Assessments: Council for the Homeless and Community Services

May 6, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Meeting, Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
Looking for housing? Drop in for a free housing assessment with staff from Council for the Homeless and Community Services Northwest (CSNW). ...

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.

Short Story Talk

May 6, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join us on the first Monday of every month to listen to a short story and share your thoughts, opinions and insights with others. ...

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.

Let's Play Chess

May 6, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Teen Space
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
A special time and place to play chess for all ages and abilities. We have chess boards, and offer some instruction. Meets weekly on Mondays on the 2nd floor of the 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.

Vancouver Chess Club

May 6, 2019
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Family Storytime

May 6, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Family Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Program description:

Hear stories, sing songs, and enjoy fun activities for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.

Families with kids ages 0-6 are welcome! Meets Mondays at 6:30 pm and Saturdays at 11:00 am. ...

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.

Liz Pike Art Show - Reception

May 6, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Take in the vibrantly colorful world of local artist Liz Pike. Inspired by nature's colors Pike paints natural landscapes, still life, and historic buildings. Her work is on display in the library's meeting room and open to public viewing w...

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.

Baby Storytime: Ages 0-18 Months

May 7, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Family 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.

Meets Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 am, and Thursdays at 1:00 pm. ...

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.