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One River, Many Voices: Washington Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna

February 22, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Performance, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna is on a year-long poetry celebration along the Columbia River. Join us to explore our place, our history, and the power of words and story to define our communities and ourselves. Oregon State Poet L...

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

40th Anniversary of Mount St. Helens Eruption

February 26, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Woodland Community Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
We are proud to partner with the Mount St. Helens Institute to offer a series of free public programs about Mount St. Helens and volcanoes around the world. Wednesday, Feb 26 | 4 pm - 5 pm | Montserrat- Volcanoes in the Caribbean- Sonja Me...

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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.

Meaningful Movies Presents: "Brother Outsider the Life of Bayard Rustin"

February 26, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Off-site RI
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Movie, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
We're all familiar with the 1963 March on Washington, DC when MLK delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech. Have you ever wondered how this massive, national demonstration was organized and orchestrated? Without texting? Without any type of cell ...

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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.

Emmett Till, Fannie Lou Hamer, Civil Rights and Preserving History

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:15pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Filmmaker and rhetorical scholar, Dr. Pablo Correa, presents his work on creating digital memorials for civil rights icons Emmett Till and Fannie Lou Hamer. He will discuss the Emmett Till Memory App created to preserve the memory of 14 year old...

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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 "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.

Our Backyard Series: 40 years since the Eruption! Lessons Learned from Mount St. Helens

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Games or Fun, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
The "Our Backyard" Series connects our community with historical, recreational and educational opportunities within a 40 mile radius of Battle Ground. The Mount St. Helens Institute will conclude their 3-part series with hands-on activities highli...

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

Spring Gardening Series: Growing Vegetables In Small Spaces

March 3, 2020
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
You don’t have to duplicate Grandma’s garden to grow vegetables. Join us for a class presented by Master Gardener Joan Veach where you will learn to use raised beds and containers to grow vegetables in limited space. Discussion of planning, preparati...

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

40TH ANNIVERSARY OF MOUNT ST. HELENS ERUPTION

March 4, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Woodland Community Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
We are proud to partner with the Mount St. Helens Institute to offer a series of free public programs about Mount St. Helens and volcanoes around the world. Wednesday, Feb 26 | 4 pm - 5 pm | Montserrat- Volcanoes in the Caribbean- Sonja Me...

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.

Our Backyard Series: History A-Brewin'

March 4, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
The "Our Backyard" Series connects our community with historical, recreational and educational opportunities within a 40 mile radius of Battle Ground. Bradley Richardson, Executive Director of the Clark County Historical Museum, will showcase the ...

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

Simcoe Mountains Speaker Series: Newly Acquired Lands in the Simcoe Mountains

March 4, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Camplan Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Learn about the Klickitat Wildlife Area's Simcoe Mountains Unit, including recreational access and the blending of working lands with habitat conservation objectives, with Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife manager Sue Van Leuven. ...

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

Keep Your Information Safe in The Digital Age

March 7, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum, Tax Help/Legal, Technology
Program description:
The Washington State Office of the Attorney General celebrates National Consumer Protection Week   Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams? Maybe you are wondering about the best way to use credit, how to shop for...

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

Spring Gardening Series: Build an Elegant Downspout Water Garden

March 7, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Got an unsightly downspout? Discover ways to turn it into an attractive rock basin. Get step by step instructions, tips, and suggestions for using rocks to bring it all together. Master Gardener, Liz Pike shares her expertise in creati...

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

Adaptive Gardening: Make It Easier!

March 7, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Aches and pains getting in the way of your gardening enjoyment? Discover how making these small modifications to your gardening practices will help you overcome any physical challenges and barriers to enjoying your garden. Master Gardeners ...

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.

Keep Your Information Safe in The Digital Age

March 7, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum, Tax Help/Legal, Technology
Program description:
The Washington State Office of the Attorney General celebrates National Consumer Protection Week   Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams? Maybe you are wondering about the best way to use credit, how to shop 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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

One River, Many Voices Poetry Workshop

March 19, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Program description:
Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna, will present a poetry writing workshop in conjunction with the State-wide program One River, Many Voices, which is part of a fellowship she received from the Academy of Amer...

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

40TH ANNIVERSARY OF MOUNT ST. HELENS ERUPTION

March 25, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Woodland Community Center
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
We are proud to partner with the Mount St. Helens Institute to offer a series of free public programs about Mount St. Helens and volcanoes around the world. Wednesday, Feb 26 | 4 pm - 5 pm | Montserrat- Volcanoes in the Caribbean- Sonja Me...

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.

Why Care: The Census and Redistricting

March 26, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
What is the 2020 Census and how is it conducted? What happens to the data that is collected and how are federal funds allocated based on this data? Join the League of Women Voters of Clark County for a workshop about the 2020 Census and learn why it'...

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

Hallucinogenic Mushrooms as Entheogens

March 26, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Off-site WS
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Back By Popular Demand National Toxicologist Michael Bueg shares both personal and historical experiences with psilocybin mushrooms as they relate to mental health, spirituality, and recreational uses. ...

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

Spring Gardening Series: Adaptive Gardening - Make It Easier!

March 28, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Aches and pains getting in the way of your gardening enjoyment? Discover how making these small modifications to your gardening practices will help you overcome any physical challenges and barriers to enjoying your garden. Master Gardeners ...

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

Washington's Undiscovered Feminists

March 31, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage join writer Mayumi Tsutakawa in a presentation of five "woman warriors" in the arts and journalism whose inspiring stories reach back to the early years of the Pacific Northwest. Drawin...

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

Wild about Nature IX

April 3, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Friends or Foundation, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Enjoy the Wild About Nature IX series, coordinated by Joy Markgraf, every Friday during April starting at 6:30 pm. Presenters will speak on many facets of natural history. It will be both fun and informative. Wild About Nature 2020 ...

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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 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.

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

Revolutionary Reads Author Visit: Ijeoma Oluo (Simulcast)

April 7, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Join us for the simulcast of the Revolutionary Reads main event!  Ijeoma Oluo, author of our 2020 Revolutionary Reads book, will be speaking at Kiggins Theatre in Vancouver at 7:00 pm and it will be simultaneously streamed in the Stevenson Co...

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

Wild about Nature IX

April 10, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Friends or Foundation, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Enjoy the Wild About Nature IX series, coordinated by Joy Markgraf, every Friday during April starting at 6:30 pm. Presenters will speak on many facets of natural history. It will be both fun and informative.   Featured Spea...

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 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.

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.

Nature's Beauty by Watercolors, Artist Reception with Kathy Nichols

April 11, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit, Meeting, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Visit with artist Kathy Nichols as she walks you through her watercolor paintings on exhibit and shares about her career as a watercolor painter.  See her art all month long, April 3-30, in both the meeting room and magazine area. Call...

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.

Skamania County Reads: Coming of Age with Aging Parents

April 14, 2020
11:30am - 1:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Friends or Foundation, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Whether you're in the thick of caregiving, anticipating it, or want to crack open this topic with your children, this discussion is for you. Join us for this lunchtime discussion, lunch from Subway will be provided and outside food is welcome.&n...

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.

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

Wild about Nature IX

April 17, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
White Salmon Valley Community Library
Library Branch: White Salmon Valley Community Library
Room: Sprint/Baker Gallery
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Friends or Foundation, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Enjoy the Wild About Nature IX series, coordinated by Joy Markgraf, every Friday during April starting at 6:30 pm. Presenters will speak on many facets of natural history. It will be both fun and informative.   Featured Spea...

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 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.

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.

Spring Gardening Series: Gift Orchid Survival

April 18, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: In Library - Washougal
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Orchids in bloom make such beautiful gifts, but most of them fail to survive. Janis McBride demonstrates the step-by-step methods that will help you turn those gifts into healthy, colorful, long-blooming orchids in your own home. Understanding how or...

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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 "Adults" group.

An Interpretation of Birds with Jim Robbins

April 18, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Jim Robbins, author of The Wonder of Birds, will talk about the many ways people interpret birds, ranging from using them to fathom how dinosaurs first took to the skies to designing more proficient aircraft or better understanding indigenous culture...

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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.