Upcoming Events Today and Tomorrow

Upcoming Events at Sno-Isle Libraries
This list is updated frequently and only shows today's and tomorrow's future events.
To see all of today's events including ongoing events and today's past events, please view the complete list.

12:30 PM
8/02/2015
Family Storytime
Join us before the library opens for some funny stories and action songs that will make you giggle and move while getting your little ones ready to read. Playtime or craft may follow. Supported by Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
3:00 PM
8/02/2015
Read with Carmen and Risa
Carmen and Risa love to listen to young readers. Read with one of these sweet therapy dogs for 15 minutes and receive a "pawtograph" souvenir. For school-age children.

Intended audience: Children and Families, All Ages
9:15 AM
8/03/2015
Book-a-Librarian
This one on one help session for your technology questions focuses on general computer skills tutoring. This session also offers support for Sno-Isle digital resources, including eBook downloading, Zinio magazines and Hoopla video services. For Kindle, Android, iOS, Apple and Windows devices. Bring your device,login ID/password and your library card number.

Intended audience: Adults
9:30 AM
8/03/2015
Ready Readers: Toddler Storytime
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music, and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. Playtime or craft will follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
8/03/2015
Ready Readers: Toddler Storytime
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music, and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. Playtime will follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver Required. Supported by the Friends of the Granite Falls Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
8/03/2015
Read The Classics
Read the Classics with a supportive group of Friends. For more information please call Rita at 631-707-5980. Meets in the library Center for Lifelong Learning. Supported by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Adults
10:00 AM
8/03/2015
Baby Storytime: Walkers
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that plant the seeds of reading readiness. For newborns through 18 months, but with a focus on walking babies, including action rhymes; stand-up songs; and circle games. Playtime follows. Supported by Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:30 AM
8/03/2015
Ready Readers: Toddler Storytime
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music, and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. Playtime or craft will follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Children and Families
11:00 AM
8/03/2015
Baby Storytime: Pre-Walkers
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that plant the seeds of reading readiness. For newborns through 18 months, but with a focus on pre-walkers, including lap bounces, and animal sounds, foot patting and face rhymes. Playtime follows. Supported by Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
12:00 PM
8/03/2015
Explore Summer: Veggie Critters
Join us for some pre-fair veggie creature or person building. Bring your favorite raw veggies and get creative. Some supplies will be provided. For all ages. Funded by Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
1:00 PM
8/03/2015
Book a Librarian : Research
During this 45-minute session, you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include eBooks; in-depth research; and instruction on the use of e-Readers and tablets. Please bring your device with you, if applicable. Preregistration required.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
2:00 PM
8/03/2015
Monday Movie Matinee: "The Adventures of Tintin"
Racing to uncover the secrets of a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune -- but also an ancient curse -- Tintin and his loyal dog Snowy embark on an action-packed journey. Rated PG. 106 minutes. Explore Summer with these family friendly films. Snacks provided. Funded by the Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
8/03/2015
Book-a-Librarian
This one on one help session for your technology questions focuses on general computer skills tutoring. This session also offers support for Sno-Isle digital resources, including eBook downloading, Zinio magazines and Hoopla video services. For Kindle, Android, iOS, Apple and Windows devices. Bring your device,login ID/password and your library card number.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
8/03/2015
Map it!
Maps have been used for centuries by explorers, treasure hunters, and travelers alike to find their way in the world. Maps are not only useful, they are often amazing works of art, too! Bring your imagination and escape the ordinary by creating a map of your own using a variety of art techniques. All supplies provided. This Explore Summer program for Teens is funded by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Teens
2:00 PM
8/03/2015
Tech Mondays: Get Your Tech Help Here!
Grow new tech skills! Each Monday afternoon from 2-3pm, a technical assistant will be available to show you how to use your eReader or other eDevice and any of the equipment in our Creative Tech Center.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
8/03/2015
Tween Film Fest: Explore Summer: "Bolt"
Rescued from a shelter as a pup by a little girl named Penny, Bolt grows up to be the star of a television series in which he plays a super-powered pooch. When Penny is in trouble, Bolt learns that you don't have to be a Superhero to be a real hero. This film is rated PG and is 96 minutes long. Refreshments are provided by Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families, All Ages
2:00 PM
8/03/2015
Book-a-Librarian
During this 30 minute session with Marie you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include eBooks, eAudioBooks, music, magazines; use of the Polaris Catalog; in-depth research; and use of eReader, laptop, tablets, and other devices. Please bring your device with you. Preregistration is required.

Intended audience: Adults
3:00 PM
8/03/2015
Book-a-Librarian
During this 45 minute session you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include eBooks, eAudioBooks, eMusic, eMagazines; use of the Polaris Catalog; and instructions on the use of eReader, tablet and other devices. Please bring your device with you, if applicable. Preregistration is necessary for this session and those on a waitlist will be contacted.

Intended audience: Adults
4:00 PM
8/03/2015
Worksource Workshop: Myths of Maturity
This workshop sheds light on the challenges the mature job seeker faces, discussing the myths of maturity that may bias some employers against older workers. You will learn interview strategies that help proactively counter these myths and put your best foot forward. This is an interactive workshop.

Intended audience: Adults
5:00 PM
8/03/2015
Camano Island Book Group
Everyone is welcome to join our discussion of "The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry" by Rachel Joyce. Copies available in the library.

Intended audience: Adults
6:00 PM
8/03/2015
ESL Talk Time
Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English. It is a friendly and supportive setting. This free drop-in session is led by trained ESL tutors.<br />

Intended audience: Adults
9:00 AM
8/04/2015
Book a Librarian
This one-on-one help session for your technology questions focuses on general computer skills tutoring. This session also offers support for Sno-Isle digital resources, including eBook downloading, Zinio magazines and Hoopla video services. For Kindle, Android, iOS, Apple and Windows devices. Bring your device,login ID/password and your library card number.<br />

Intended audience: Adults
10:00 AM
8/04/2015
Ready Readers: Baby and Me Storytime
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. For newborns through 18 months.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
8/04/2015
Ready Readers Baby & Me Storytime
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
8/04/2015
Family Play to Learn Storytime
Join us for lively stories and play activities that support children’s love of learning.<br />For families. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:30 AM
8/04/2015
Ready Readers: Baby & Me Storytime
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
11:00 AM
8/04/2015
Ready Readers Baby & Me Storytime
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
8/04/2015
Explore Summer Finishers Party: DIY T-Shirt Capes
Every superhero needs a cape! Decorate your very own no-sew t-shirt cape, enjoy some special treats and get ready for future adventures. For ages 6 and up. Supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
8/04/2015
Explore Summer: Animal Heroes
True stories about brave dogs, horses, and other animals who help people in amazing ways. Activities and crafts included! For ages 5 to 11. Supported by the Friends of the Lynnwood Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
8/04/2015
Explore Summer-Paint a Pig!
Get in the spirit of the fair and learn to paint your own "piggy" bank from an official Iowa Pig Painter. Explore different techniques to make personalized gifts and decorations. Win a prize for the best pig call. Sponsored by Friends of the Freeland Library. Please preregister.

Intended audience: All Ages
2:00 PM
8/04/2015
Book-a-Librarian
This one on one help session for your technology questions focuses on general computer skills tutoring. This session also offers support for Sno-Isle digital resources, including eBook downloading, Zinio magazines and Hoopla video services. For Kindle, Android, iOS, Apple and Windows devices. Bring your device,login ID/password and your library card number.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
8/04/2015
Explore Summer: Science Rocks!
Explore the world of geology (the science of rocks) with hands-on experiments and learn how to make discoveries of your own. Designed to spark interest in science and to make learning fun! For school-age children. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
8/04/2015
Explore Summer! Anyone Can be a Hero
Join us for stories and activities as we discover ways to help out in our communities and take care of the environment. Then become a community hero by making blankets for a local animal shelter! For ages 5 to 11. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Brier Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
8/04/2015
Teen Movie Matinee: Big Hero 6
Take a break with a movie and popcorn. This week’s movie is Big Hero 6 (rated PG). One lucky teen viewer will win a DVD of the movie. After the movie, check out some books and movies to take home with you. Part of the Teen Explore Summer.<br />

Intended audience: Teens
3:00 PM
8/04/2015
MaKey MaKey
Learn about conductivity while making your own controller with the MaKey MaKey set. Turn a banana into a drum, draw a piano then play your drawing, and much more!

Intended audience: Teens
3:00 PM
8/04/2015
Book-a-Librarian
During this 30 minute session with Brian you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include eBooks, eAudioBooks, music, magazines; use of the Polaris Catalog; in-depth research; and basic use of eReader, laptop, tablets, and other devices. Please bring your device with you. Preregistration is required.

Intended audience: Adults
3:30 PM
8/04/2015
Teen Movie: The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
Bring your friends, have some popcorn, and enjoy "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian,” one of the great movies you can check out from the Sno-Isle film collection. Be surprised by library resources that can fuel your love of pop culture! <br />The four Pevensie children - Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy - return to Narnia, only to discover that hundreds of years have passed since they ruled there. Now, crowning himself king, the evil General Miraz has taken charge. The children enlist the help of a heroic mouse called Reepicheep. They set out to find the exiled Prince Caspian, determined to see him rightfully named king.<br />Snacks generously provided by the Friends of the Granite Falls Library.<br />Laptop available for Teen Explore Summer registration.

Intended audience: Teens
3:30 PM
8/04/2015
Teen Gaming
Teens! Drop in for some video games! Mario Cart, Smash Brothers, Nintendoland and more! Provided by the Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Teens
4:00 PM
8/04/2015
Origami Cool Zone: A Cobra in Your Pocket
Learn new folds and share your expertise. August workshop: Fold a spitting cobra from a dollar bill. Dollar-sized paper provided. Supported by the Stanwood Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
5:00 PM
8/04/2015
Visit Us at National Night Out
The Friends and staff of the Lake Stevens Library will have a booth at National Night Out. Come by our table and do a fun craft. Supported by Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
5:30 PM
8/04/2015
ESL Talk Time
ESL Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English in a friendly and supportive setting. Free drop-in sessions facilitated by library volunteers.

Intended audience: Adults
6:30 PM
8/04/2015
Whidbey Island Holistic Health Association Presents: Therapeutic Touch
Join Patricia Connell, RN for this talk on Therapeutic Touch (TT), a non-invasive energy healing modality that anyone can learn. Learn how TT can assist with healing. For more information about Whidbey Island Holistic Health Association, visit www.wihha.com

Intended audience: Adults
6:30 PM
8/04/2015
Book-a-Librarian
This one on one help session for your technology questions focuses on general computer skills tutoring. This session also offers support for Sno-Isle digital resources, including eBook downloading, Zinio magazines and Hoopla video services. For Kindle, Android, iOS, Apple and Windows devices. Bring your device,login ID/password and your library card number.

Intended audience: Adults
7:00 PM
8/04/2015
Book Discussion - One Summer by Bill Bryson
Have you read Bill Bryson's "One Summer?" Did you enjoy the book? Share your thoughts with other book lovers as we discuss it.<br /><br />Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: Adults
7:00 PM
8/04/2015
Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-alongs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Children and Families
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