Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

For
Program Type
Location
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exhibit: Dare to Look

All Day9/1 - 10/31
Cascade Park Community Library
Library Branch: Cascade Park Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Cascade Park
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Acrylic and mixed media on recycled wood. ...

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

Digitize It! Scan Photos and Documents

All Day9/3 - 10/29
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks 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...

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.

Emma Elsner's Paintings and Poetry

All Day10/4 - 10/31
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Magazine Area Gallery
Age Group: Teens, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
Be entranced by the whimsical designs and patterns in Emma Yarlekovic Elsner's art. Delight in her poetry and see how these two art forms come together in this collection of work. Emma (b. 1924) began her career in Cleveland Ohio and from t...

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 "Adults" group.

Artists of the Gorge 40th Annual Exhibition

All Day10/5 - 11/2
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Art Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Exhibit
Program description:
The 40th annual Artists of the Gorge exhibition featuring artists, in a variety of media, from the Columbia River Gorge area.  ...

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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
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 "New Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Literary Pumpkin Decorating Contest

All Day10/8 - 10/30
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Decorate your pumpkin as your favorite literary character and bring it to the library between Oct 8-30 to enter the contest. Pumpkins will be displayed in the library and winners will be determined by vote. Uncarved pumpkins only, ...

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

Needle Crafters

October 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Klickitat Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Program description:
Bring any needlecraft project, get advice, show off your handiwork, and make new friends. Meets every Thursday evening. ...

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

Spanish Conversation Circle

October 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Meeting
Program description:
¿Habla español? Practice speaking Spanish in a group setting, led by a Spanish-speaking volunteer. Beginning and intermediate level speakers are welcome. The group meets every Thursday. ...

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 "Adults" group.

Adult Book Group: Evening

October 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
La Center Community Library
Library Branch: La Center Community Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Group
Program description:
Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a lively discussion about this month's title. Drop by the library to pick up a copy of the book, or click the title below to see what we have in the library collection. All are welcome. This mon...

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.

Civil Conversation in an Angry Age

October 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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:
At what point does a conversation become a battle? Why do some opinions inflame our emotions, leading to anger, fights, and even the end of relationships with family and friends? Philosopher David E. Smith takes a deep look at those moments when c...

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.

Ridgefield Friends of Library Meeting

October 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ridgefield Community Library
Library Branch: Ridgefield Community Library
Room: Small Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Friends or Foundation
Program description:

Looking for a fun way to support your library? Join the Friends of the Library and attend this regular meeting, as we work toward helping plan and build a new library.

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 "Adults" group.

In Retrospect: The Art of the Memoir

October 18, 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 ...

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.

KOOBDOOGA 2019: The Community Preparedness Legacy of David Johnston

October 18, 2019
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: Friends or Foundation, Speaker or Forum
Program description:
Carolyn Driedger, Hydrologist and outreach coordinator at the USGS Cascades Volcano Observatory, will discuss her witnessing of the eruption, the geological and media response and preparedness for volcano-related hazards in the Cascades. ...

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

Technology Time

October 19, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

Artists of the Gorge: Juror Workshop

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Stevenson Community Library
Library Branch: Stevenson Community Library
Room: Gallery - Stevenson
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Class or Workshop, Craft/Maker/DIY, Exhibit
Program description:
Join our jurors for Artists of the Gorge as they demonstrate their artistic styles.  Platinum Printing process by Ray Bidegain: This workshop will highlight the techniques involved with the platinum printing process, a unique way of d...

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.

Voter Registration - League of Women Voters

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Vancouver Community Library
Library Branch: Vancouver Community Library
Room: Atrium
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program description:
The League of Women Voters and library staff will assist you in registering to vote in Clark County. You must provide all of the following information when you register to vote:  Legal name Date of birth Residential address in Clark Co...

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

Friends of Three Creeks Community Library Book Sale

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
Three Creeks Community Library
Library Branch: Three Creeks Community Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Families, New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Sale/Fundraiser, Friends or Foundation
Program description:

Find great deals while supporting library programs through the Friends of the Library.

A large selection of books is available for purchase at this sale. Genres include biographies, travel, religion, fiction, mystery, romance, self-help, children's, science fiction, western, health, cooking, garden, sports, computers, and reference. Mo...

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.

Spanish Conversation Circle

October 19, 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! ...

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

PARKING LOT COMPLETION PARTY

October 19, 2019
11:00am - 2:00pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: Families, Adults
Program Type: Friends or Foundation
Program description:
Enjoy cider and doughnuts, courtesy of the Friends of Battle Ground Community Library, in celebration of the new, improved parking lot!  ...

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

Chair Yoga

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Washougal Community Library
Library Branch: Washougal Community Library
Room: Washougal Community Center
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Class or Workshop
Program description:
Improve your fitness and focus with safe and simple chair yoga routines. This class will provide a thorough introduction to yoga, great for beginners or anyone looking for a gentle re-entry into yoga. Mindful movement, deep breathing techniques and q...

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.

Saturday Crafternoon: Beginning Jewelry Making - Wire-Wrap Bracelet and Earrings

October 19, 2019
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Battle Ground Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Battle Ground Community Library
Room: Meyer Memorial Trust Community Room
Age Group: New Adults, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Craft/Maker/DIY
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Program description:
Join us for a fun afternoon of crafting as jewelry designer Leese Pohl teaches us the basics of bracelet and earring wire-wrap jewelry. All supplies included. Registration is required. Please sign up below. ...

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.

Technology Workshop: eBooks & eAudiobooks

October 19, 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:
Free eBooks, and eAudiobooks are available from the library. Bring in your mobile device or follow along on library computers to learn how to take books and media on the go! ...

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 "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to 3D Design

October 20, 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 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 "Adults" group.

ASL Conversation Circle: Come Sign With Us

October 20, 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.

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 "Adults" group.

3D Printing Open Lab

October 20, 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 no later than 15 days prior to the event.

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

Technology Workshop: Tech Help Open Lab

October 21, 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.

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

Chair Yoga

October 21, 2019
2:00pm - 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
Program description:
Improve your fitness and focus with safe and simple chair yoga routines. This class will provide a thorough introduction to yoga, great for beginners or anyone looking for a gentle re-entry into yoga. Mindful movement, deep breathing techniques and q...

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.