Upcoming Events

Event Type

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Program Type
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Robot Coding Camp

August 23, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Program description:
Build and code a robot.  We will be using LEGO® Boost kits to build robots and then code them to complete a challenge.  Learn about the bricks and building techniques as well as the coding software.  Little to no experience coding nece...

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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.

Technology Time

August 24, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

SCORE Workshop: Marketing Seminar

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
We all know you only get one shot to make a first impression. And when it comes to your business, a bad first impression may mean missing out on a new paying client. Or worse than that, it could cause you to miss out on some of your most loyal, profi...

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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.

A Diabetes Prevention Talk: "It's Not Just Sugar"

August 24, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Type 2 diabetes is a serious disease. It raises the risk of heart disease, amputations, kidney failure, and blindness. More and more people are getting it, but clinical research has shown it is preventable. Join us to find out more about this disease...

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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.

Spanish Conversation Circle

August 24, 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! ...

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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.

Technology Workshop: Social Media Help Open Lab

August 24, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Does Facebook flummox you? Does Instagram intimidate you? Does Twitter trouble you? Stop in anytime during this session for one-on-one help with your social media questions. ...

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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.

ASL Conversation Circle: Come Sign With Us

August 25, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Technology Workshop: Tech Help Open Lab

August 26, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Computer Classroom
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Technology
Program description:
Stop in anytime during the session for one-on-one help with your tech questions about email, ebooks, smartphones, creating documents and more. ...

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.

English Conversation Circle

August 27, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

French Conversation Circle

August 27, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Job Lab

August 27, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Spanish Conversation Circle: Bocaditos

August 27, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Three Creeks Community Library Genealogy Club

August 27, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Researching ancestry can be challenging. Where do you start? Which of the 60,000 websites will give you the information you want? With the help of the Three Creeks Library Genealogy Club, led by experienced genealogist, John Lake, you can j...

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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.

3D Printing Open Lab

August 27, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Program description:
Do you have a project that could use 3D printed parts, but don’t know where to find the right files? Have you tried to 3D print an object, but it’s not working out as planned? Have you designed your own 3D object that you would like to print on our e...

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.

Spanish Conversation Circle - Advanced

August 27, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Wordmasters

August 27, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Let's Talk Grammar!

August 28, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
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 speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children's activities provided. On Wednesdays, join us to practice your English grammar. On Thursdays we have a conversation group for all levels. ...

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.

Garden Harvesting: Tomatoes to Salsa!

August 28, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Woodland Community Library
Library Branch: Woodland Community Library
Room: Woodland Community Center
Age Group: Families, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Got Tomatoes? Learn to preserve your favorite salsa and discover other ways to preserve tomatoes! Master Food Preserver, Helen Redmond, will share her salsa preservation skills and other delicious ways to keep tomatoes. ...

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.

Mobile Devices Lab

August 28, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

SHIBA - Welcome to Medicare

August 28, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

SHIBA - Welcome to Medicare

August 28, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
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 1 - 4 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

English Conversation Circle

August 28, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Sell Your Book: How to Find an Agent

August 28, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Have you written a book? Or maybe you want to write a book? But what comes after "The End?" Having spent over 10 years in the publishing industry helping authors get published, SBDC Business Advisor Kathy Bazan brings a wealth of practical kn...

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.

English Conversation Circle

August 28, 2019
6:00pm - 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

English Conversation Circle

August 29, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
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 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Spanish Conversation Circle

August 29, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Age Group: Teens, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Intro to 3D Design

August 29, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Room: Upstairs - La Center
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
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. This workshop is recommended for patrons interested in 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.