Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

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Program Type
Location

Saturday Afternoon Game Time

March 30, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Join us every Saturday from mid-February through March to play board games like the Settlers of Catan, Pictionary, Apples to Apples, Battleship, Sorry and more, plus card games like cribbage and Uno. Open to teens and families. ...

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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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Family Movie Matinee

March 30, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Movie
Program description:
Join us for popcorn and a movie with your family. This month we will be watching Ralph Breaks the Internet, Disney/Pixar, PG 112 min. ...

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.

Foraging for Wild Edibles

March 30, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Are you interested in learning about what wild plants are edible in our area? Landscape designer, master gardener, and edible forager Eve Hanlin will teach this informative two-hour workshop covering what plants are available locally and safe harvest...

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.

Intro to 3D Design

March 31, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Program description:
Come and play with TINKERCAD®! Learn the basics of this free web-based 3D design software and get started creating your own objects for 3D printing. Workshop attendees can have their projects printed on the library's 3D printer. This workshop is a...

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

March 31, 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 Printing Open Lab

March 31, 2019
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Drop in to watch a 3D printer in action. Attend the 3D Design workshop to learn how to create your own objects for 3D printing! This workshop is a prerequisite for 3D Printing Certification. ...

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

March 31, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Games or Fun, 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.

WILD ABOUT NATURE VIII: Celebrating Plants

All Day4/1 - 4/30
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Art Show - White Salmon
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Celebrating Plants - An art show featuring panels created by Joy Markgraf using dried plants. A reception will be held from 5:00 to 6:00 pm on April 5 - opening night of Wild About Nature - at the library gallery. Food will ...

Exhibit: Steigerwald National Wildlife Refuge Youth Photo Contest Winners

All Day4/1 - 4/30
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Display Case - Cascade Park
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Prize winning photos taken by teens of the Steigerwald Wildlife Refuge. ...

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.

Poet-Tree

All Day4/1 - 4/30
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY, Exhibit
Program description:
Celebrate National Poetry Month, by adding your own poem to our poet-tree. We will provide leaves, pens, and some inspiration throughout 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.

Richard Scherzinger's Carved Birds Art Exhibit

All Day4/1 - 4/30
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Lobby Display Case - Three Creeks
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Hear the Spring birds' songs in this life-size, three-dimensional art exhibit by master woodcarver Richard Scherzinger. Retired biologist with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, 95 year old Scherzinger hand-carved exquisitely beautiful ...

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: Pre-walkers

April 1, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program 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.

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

April 1, 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.

AARP Tax Help

April 1, 2019
10:00am - 6:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Tax Help/Legal
Program description:
The AARP Tax-Aide program, administered by the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the IRS, provides free income tax assistance to all taxpayers, with special attention to those aged 60 or older. Volunteers will assist in preparing basic federal a...

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: Walkers up to 18 months

April 1, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program 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.

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

April 1, 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

April 1, 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.

Preschool Storytime: Ages 3-6

April 1, 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.

Sew Crafty

April 1, 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

April 1, 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

April 1, 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 read aloud and share your thoughts, opinions and insights with others. We will reading and discussing  Shooting an Elephant by George Orwell  ...

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

April 1, 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.

Harry Potter Escape Room

April 1, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Games or Fun
Program description:
Do you and your friends have what it takes to help Harry save Hogwarts? You will have limited time to solve riddles, decipher clues, and find the key to the escape room. Do you have the brainpower and teamwork needed? Recommended group...

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.

Boredom Busters: Plant-A-Spring

April 1, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Mall Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Mall Library
Room: In Library - Vancouver Mall
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Decorate a flower pot; make a bug flower marker and plant a flower. 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Spring Gardening Series: Container Gardening

April 1, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn how to apply garden design concepts and color principles to your beautiful garden containers. Fill your home, patio, or balcony with vegetable and ornamental container gardens.   Join Laura Heldreth, Master Gardener and winner of the...

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

April 1, 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

April 1, 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.