Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location

Spanish Conversation Circle

December 4, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting 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.

Beginning and intermediate level speakers are welcome. Meets weekly at Three Creeks except for the third Wednesday of the month. ...

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.

Friends of La Center Community Library Meeting

December 4, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Friends or Foundation, Meeting
Program description:

Looking for a fun way to support your library? Join the Friends of the Library and attend this regular meeting.

Note

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

English Conversation Circle

December 4, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

December 5, 2019
9:15am - 9:45am
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
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.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

December 5, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
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.

Adult Book Group: Afternoon

December 5, 2019
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join us for a lively discussion of The Girl with Seven Names: A North Korean Defector's Story by Hyenseo Lee. All are welcome. In 1997 the author, aged 17, escaped North Korea for China. Her mother's first words over the telephone to her lost daug...

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.

Kids Book Group: Reading Rangers

December 5, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Are you ready for chapter books? Grab an adult to join you and come ready to discuss, have fun and make new friends.

For ages 5-8 and their accompanying adult.  Come to the book discussion at Cascade Park Community Library, pick up your free copy of the book, read it together and come back next month to discuss it and do an activity. ...

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.

Mobile Devices Lab

December 5, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:

Stop struggling with your mobile device alone! Bring your eReader, tablet or smartphone to this drop-in lab where our staff will help with your questions.

First Thursdays and third Tuesdays, 5-6 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.

Adult Book Group - Evening

December 5, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community 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.

This month we are discussing Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan. ...

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

December 6, 2019
9:15am - 9:45am
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Baby/Toddler Storytime: Ages 0-36 months

December 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Children's Area - Ridgefield
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

In Retrospect: Memoir Workshop

December 6, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
How does a life get translated onto the page? Delve into the construction of the personal narrative with a discussion group and writing workshop dedicated to the memoir. For those aspiring to tell their own story, sessions will also offer the opportu...

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.

Gaming Group

December 6, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Friday for an afternoon of games. Bring your own or use ours. We will have starter decks available for Magic, The Gathering, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh; plus basic materials for Dungeons & Dragons. Classic board games...

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.

Friday Games: Dungeons & Dragons and More!

December 6, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults
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. Play Dungeons & Dragons from 4-6 pm. There are also 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.

Technology Time

December 7, 2019
9:15am - 10:00am
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Reserve a time for assistance with your eDevice (bring your own). Make an appointment, stop in, or call 360-906-5000 and ask for Vancouver Mall 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.

Dungeons & Dragons

December 7, 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: 10
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.

Friends of Goldendale Community Library Meeting

December 9, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Friends or Foundation, Meeting
Program description:

Looking for a fun way to support your library? Join the Friends of the Library and attend this regular meeting.

Note

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

Adult Book Group - Morning

December 9, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Join us for a lively discussion about this month's title. All are welcome.

The Morning Book Group meets on the second Monday of each month year-round. Drop-ins welcome. Copies of this month's selection can be picked up at the library's front desk. This month we're discussing: Something Wonderful: Rogers and Hammerst...

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

December 9, 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.

Vancouver Chess Club

December 9, 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.

Adult Book Group - Evening

December 9, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Join us for a lively discussion about this month's title. All are welcome.

The Evening Book Group meets on the second Monday of each month year-round. Drop-ins welcome. Copies of this month's selection can be picked up at the library's front desk. This month we're discussing Strength in What Remains by Tracy Ki...

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.

English Conversation Circle

December 10, 2019
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Adult Book Group - Morning

December 10, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:

Join us for a lively discussion about this month's title. All are 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.

French Conversation Circle

December 10, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:

Parlez vous Francais? Practice speaking French in a group setting, led by a French-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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Job Lab

December 10, 2019
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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Spanish Conversation Circle: Bocaditos

December 10, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Tuesday Games: Dungeons & Dragons and More!

December 10, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens, 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 wanting to learn, come play Dungeo...

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.