Upcoming Events

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Digitize It! Scan photos and documents

All Day4/1 - 4/30
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Grant Series 2019 - Budgeting for a Cause: Creating Competitive Budgets for Funders

April 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Columbia Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Do you struggle with the budget development sections of grant proposals? Have you wanted to convey your organizations passion and mission through a well thought out budget? If so, this workshop is for you! Come learn the in’s and out’s of what funder...

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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.

Personalized Adult Computer Session

April 18, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Goldendale Community Library
Library Branch: Goldendale Community Library
Room: Study Room - Main
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Call the library to reserve your spot for a personalized 30-minute computer instruction, available every third Thursday of the month. ...

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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.

Spanish Conversation Circle

April 18, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
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.

Coding Club: Ages 6-18

April 18, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
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 ...

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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.

Drop-In Job Lab

April 19, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Study Room A
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Get professional development assistance for résumé and cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, and job search strategies during this drop-in job lab from Goodwill Industries Educational Specialist Tom Nuzzi. Bring your own laptop or use one...

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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.

In Retrospect: The Art of the Memoir

April 19, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group, 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. Each month, meetings will focus on a different example of memoir, exploring 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 up to 15 days prior to the event.

Technology Time

April 20, 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. ...

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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.

Technology Workshop: Your Library Card Beyond Books

April 20, 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:
Your library card provides free access to many amazing online entertainment and learning tools. Join us to learn how to access movies, music, language-learning, magazines, and more with your library card! ...

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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.

ASL Conversation Circle: Come Sign With Us

April 21, 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.

Technology Workshop: Mobile Devices

April 22, 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. ...

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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.

Climate Change and its Impacts in the Pacific Northwest

April 22, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
On Earth Day, come learn about climate change and its impacts in the Pacific Northwest. Washington State University Vancouver students in the Science and Policy of Climate Change class will present their final class projects. Topics will range from 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.

English Conversation Circle

April 23, 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.

French Conversation Circle

April 23, 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

April 23, 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

April 23, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community 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.

Family History Workshop: Genealogy 101

April 23, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Woodland Community Center
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
New to genealogy or looking for a refresher? We will give you tips to help you start out on the right foot, and provide basic instruction for using the library’s databases, including Ancestry. ...

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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.

Spanish Conversation Circle - Advanced

April 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Skamania 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.

Wordmasters

April 23, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Need encouragement on your literary journey? Join us at Wordmasters on the fourth Tuesday of every month. All genres welcome! Meet fellow writers and share your work. ...

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.

RESEARCH BOOT CAMP FOR ENTREPRENEURS

April 24, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Learn how to use library online resources to gauge your market potential, perform market research, and find customers. The session will include hands-on time to practice your searching skills.  Bring your own laptop or use one of the L...

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

April 24, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
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.

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.

SHIBA - Welcome to Medicare

April 24, 2019
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
New-to-Medicare? Learn about the basics of Medicare Parts A, B, C, & D from SHIBA volunteers who will help you understand your rights and options. This program is offered on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 12:30-2:30 pm. ...

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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 History Essentials: Military Records

April 24, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Got vets in your tree? Many of their records are available to those who know where to find them. Join us to show you how! ...

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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.

Citizenship Class

April 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Prepare to become a U.S. citizen in a series of free 10 sessions. Learn about the basic U.S. history, citizenship process, and prepare for the interview. Classes are in English and geared toward intermediate or higher English...

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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.

English Conversation Circle

April 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
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
Program description:
Practice  your English conversation skills in a small, friendly, and supportive 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.

Poetry Aloud

April 24, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Tweens, Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Performance
Program description:
Join us on Wednesday nights in April for a fun weekly poetry workshop presented by Stephanie Lillegard from our local bookstore, North Bank Books. After we get some basic background on poets and poetry, participants will invite some great poems ...

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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.

Spanish Conversation Circle

April 24, 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.