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Upcoming Events at Sno-Isle Libraries
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9:30 AM
7/30/2014
Ready Readers Toddler Storytime
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Mill Creek Library. Please be aware that the library opens the doors for storytime at 9:25 and there will be no entry after 9:40.<br /><br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mill Creek Library
10:00 AM
7/30/2014
Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For ages 2 to 5 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Langley Library
10:00 AM
7/30/2014
Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime Science
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-alongs, and movement activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. This program also includes hands-on activities that encourage scientific thinking, problem solving, and curiosity. For children ages 3-5.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lynnwood Library
10:15 AM
7/30/2014
Family Storytime
Imaginations run wild as we dance and bounce along to silly songs, act out funny rhymes, and engage in stories all while developing creativity, talent, and a love of reading and learning. Come and join use for the fun! All ages are welcome. Caregiver required. Supported by the Darrington Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Darrington Library
10:30 AM
7/30/2014
Ready Readers: Summer Family Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For ages 18 months to 5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Arlington Library
10:30 AM
7/30/2014
Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. Playtime or craft will follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Edmonds Library
10:30 AM
7/30/2014
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 may follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Monroe Library
10:30 AM
7/30/2014
Summer Family Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For ages 18 months to 5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by Stanwood/Camano Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Stanwood Library
11:00 AM
7/30/2014
Explore Summer: arTree Fun in the Sun
Let's have some fun with the sun! We'll read Pueblo legends about the Sun and create paintings inspired by them. It will be bold, bright and colorful! We will also make a small sun-catcher for the window to make your room more colorful. For ages 5-12. Supported by the Friends of the Library Stevens Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lake Stevens Library
11:00 AM
7/30/2014
Book a Librarian
During this 30 minute session with Nancy 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
Oak Harbor Library
1:00 PM
7/30/2014
Slick Science and Cool Chemistry
What’s icky, sticky, weird and wacky? Kitchen chemistry! Learn about how things go together and how they fly apart. Check out some library resources to make concoctions of your own. For children ages 6-11. Supported by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Coupeville Library
1:00 PM
7/30/2014
Our Magnetic Sun
Join the Albuquerque Astronomical Society's Roger and Linda Kennedy as we safely explore the sun using a filtered solar telescope and materials from the NASA “Our Magnetic Sun” self-directed educational/interactive information table to learn more. In addition, learn the concepts of energy transformation, the electromagnetic spectrum, and absorption and reflection, all at a child's learning level.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lynnwood Library
1:30 PM
7/30/2014
60 Second Challenge!
Test your creative thinking and problem solving skills performing “Minute To Win It” challenges. School-age children will develop and strengthen skills in an atmosphere of discovery, collaboration and fun. Funding provided by the Friends of the Marysville Library. For school age children.<br /><br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Sultan Library
2:00 PM
7/30/2014
Whale Tales
Discover amazing facts about these giants of the sea, many of which live in our own ‘backyard.’ Experience up close; baleen from a bowhead whale, an ear bone from a fin whale, the upper jaw of an orca, and the skull of a harbor porpoise, all from the Burke Museum. For school age children. Supported by the Friends of the Mukilteo Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Brier Library
2:00 PM
7/30/2014
Explore Summer: Germ Wars!
Virus or bacteria? How do germs make you sick? Make your own germ model, learn how difficult hand-washing can actually be, and see how far you can sneeze! School-age children will develop their creativity, talents, and love of learning. Free. Funded by the Friends of the Snohomish Library. For school-age children.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Darrington Library
2:00 PM
7/30/2014
Codeacademy
Learn the basics of Web page design with HTML and CSS. Bring your laptop, or use one of ours. Space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. For ages 12-18 or entering grades 6-12.

Intended audience: Teens
Lynnwood Library
2:00 PM
7/30/2014
iMac/Digitization Drop-In
Interested in learning about iMacs, Adobe Creative Suite 6, Lynda.com tutorials, and all of the equipment that can be checked out? Have you ever wondered how to digitize your old photos, documents, VHS tapes, cassette tapes or vinyl records? Join us in the Creative Tech Center for this 2 hour drop-in session for an informational presentation and a hands-on demonstration on how to use all of the equipment the Marysville Library has to offer. <br />

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
Marysville Library
2:00 PM
7/30/2014
Make It: Lava Lamp
Come to the library and discover how to make a reaction with your own lava lamp from items you can find in your kitchen! Also, learn about library resources to help your creative sparks fly. Supported by Friends of the Mountlake Terrace Library.

Intended audience: Teens
Mountlake Terrace Library
2:00 PM
7/30/2014
Blast Off to Mars!
A full decade after it landed on Mars, NASA's Opportunity rover is still going strong. We’ll explore what it might be like to visit the mysterious red planet with stories and fun activities designed to spark an interest in interplanetary exploration. For ages 6 – 11. Supported by Friends of the Mountlake Terrace Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mukilteo Library
3:00 PM
7/30/2014
Slick Science and Cool Chemistry
What’s icky, sticky, weird and wacky? Kitchen chemistry! Learn about how things go together and how they fly apart. Check out some library resources to make concoctions of your own. For children ages 6-11. Supported by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Coupeville Library
9:30 AM
7/31/2014
Book-a-Librarian
Get one-on-one assistance with computing, digital devices, free library downloads, or using Sno-Isle's catalog and databases during this 30-minute session with Marie.

Intended audience: Adults
Coupeville Library
9:30 AM
7/31/2014
Book-a-Librarian
Get one-on-one assistance with computing, digital devices, free library downloads, or using Sno-Isle's catalog and databases during this 30-minute session with Rabbitt.

Intended audience: Adults
Coupeville Library
9:30 AM
7/31/2014
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 the Friends of the Mill Creek Library. Please be aware that the library opens the doors for storytime at 9:25 and there will be no entry after 9:40.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mill Creek Library
10:00 AM
7/31/2014
Toddler Play and Learn Group
Parents, caregivers, and children are invited to come play, learn and socialize during this facilitated play group. Activities include open play, making friends, art, stories, and music. For children ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required. Presented in partnership with Child Strive.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lynnwood Library
10:00 AM
7/31/2014
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 children ages 3 months to 2 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mountlake Terrace Library
10:00 AM
7/31/2014
Family Storytime
Stories, music, and fun activities for the whole family. All ages welcome. Supported by Friends of the Mukilteo Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mukilteo Library
10:15 AM
7/31/2014
Ready Readers: Family Storytime
Funny stories and action songs will make you giggle and move while getting your little ones ready to read. Playtime or craft may follow. <br />Supported by the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lake Stevens Library
10:30 AM
7/31/2014
Talk, Sing, Play and Read
Looking for fun for you and your little one? Bring your 13-23 month-old to the library for fun-filled activities designed to enrich early literacy and learning. Funded by Friends of the Marysville Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Marysville Library
10:30 AM
7/31/2014
Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For ages 3 to 5 years. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Monroe Library
11:00 AM
7/31/2014
Summer Preschool Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare preschoolers for the adventures of reading. Ages 3-5. Supported by Friends of the Brier Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Brier Library
11:00 AM
7/31/2014
Pop…Fizz…Science!
Make a mess as we experiment with things that bubble, fizz, and fly. For school aged children and their caregivers. Sponsored by the Friends of the Freeland Library and the Friends of the Langley Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Langley Library
11:00 AM
7/31/2014
Discovery Storytime
Join us each week to explore a new fun theme with stories, songs and activities geared to early learners ages 2-5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Mountlake Terrace Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mountlake Terrace Library
11:00 AM
7/31/2014
Family Storytime
Stories, music, and fun activities for the whole family. All ages welcome. Supported by Friends of the Mukilteo Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mukilteo Library
11:00 AM
7/31/2014
Our Magnetic Sun
Join the Albuquerque Astronomical Society's Roger and Linda Kennedy as we safely explore the sun using a filtered solar telescope and materials from the NASA “Our Magnetic Sun” self-directed educational/interactive information table to learn more. In addition, learn the concepts of energy transformation, the electromagnetic spectrum, absorption and reflection, as well as the health effects of ultraviolet radiation, all at a child's learning level.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Oak Harbor Library
11:00 AM
7/31/2014
Explore Summer: Extreme Creatures
What are Extremophiles? Some look like monsters, some like sludge, and some can barely be seen at all. Come discover the science of how these alien-looking animals survive while you make a crazy creature of your own. For school-age children. Funded by Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Stanwood Library
2:00 PM
7/31/2014
Teen Thursdays: Altered T-Shirt Book Bags
Come hang out at the library on Thursday afternoons! Learn how to turn and old t-shirt into something new--make a bag to carry home your library books! Bring your own t-shirt or use one of the ones we provide.

Intended audience: Teens
Arlington Library
2:00 PM
7/31/2014
Blast Off to Mars!
A full decade after it landed on Mars, NASA's Opportunity rover is still going strong. We’ll explore what it might be like to visit the mysterious red planet with stories and fun activities designed to spark an interest in interplanetary exploration. For ages 6 – 11. Supported by the Friends of the Mountlake Terrace Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lynnwood Library
2:00 PM
7/31/2014
It's a Puzzling World!
Explore the art of storytelling with Tangrams and other mind boggling puzzles. For ages 6-11. Supported by the Friends of the Mill Creek Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mill Creek Library
2:00 PM
7/31/2014
The Science of Bubbles
Have fun experimenting with bubbles in an environment that encourages discovery and cooperation. Play bubble tennis, make art with colored bubbles, and more! Free. Funded by the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library. Designed for children 5 and up.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Snohomish Library
2:30 PM
7/31/2014
Pop…Fizz…Science!
Make a mess as we experiment with things that bubble, fizz, and fly. For school aged children and their caregivers. Sponsored by the Friends of the Freeland Library and the Friends of the Langley Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Freeland Library
3:00 PM
7/31/2014
DIY Teens: Carnivorous Terrariums
Enjoy exploring the world of carnivorous terrariums with other teens! Guest speaker Mary Fosse will be teaching us all about plants that eat flies and other insects and how to care for them. Then, we’ll be making our own carnivorous terrariums to take home! Preregister online for a guaranteed spot. <br />Funds generously provided by the Friends of the Granite Falls Library. <br />

Intended audience: Teens
Granite Falls Library
3:00 PM
7/31/2014
eBooks for Kindle
Join us in the Creative Tech Center for eBooks for Kindle. Use library resources and learn how to browse, borrow and download eBooks. Bring your library card, Kindle device and USB cable. You will also need your Amazon log on and password. Class is approximately 45 minutes. Preregistration is required. <br />

Intended audience: Adults
Marysville Library
3:00 PM
7/31/2014
Mystery Book Lovers
Share your love of mysteries and meet mystery author, Kathleen Kaska.

Intended audience: Adults
Oak Harbor Library
3:00 PM
7/31/2014
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
Oak Harbor Library
3:30 PM
7/31/2014
Book Buddies
Parents! Is your 2nd or 3rd grader a reluctant reader? Perhaps Book Buddies is for them! This program is a fun, confidence-building opportunity for your child to practice reading with a specially trained teen volunteer. Register online or at the library. Accepted students must fill out a reading contract and commit to attending 4 of the 6 sessions.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mukilteo Library
4:00 PM
7/31/2014
Writer's Workshop with author Justina Chen
Join author Justina Chen (North of Beautiful, the upcoming A Blind Spot for Boys) in exploring the mechanics of writing fiction. Teen attendees will be entered to win a copy of North of Beautiful and an advance copy of the not-yet-released A Blind Spot for Boys.

Intended audience: Teens
Lynnwood Library
10:30 AM
8/01/2014
Toddler Play and Learn
Play, learn and socialize during this facilitated play group. Activities include: open play, making friends, art, stories and music. For children 18 months to three years; siblings age five and younger are welcome. Caregiver required. Presented in partnership with ChildStrive. Attendance is limited to 25 children and their caregivers.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Marysville Library
11:00 AM
8/01/2014
Summer Baby Storytime
Silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required. Supported by the Stanwood/Camano Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Stanwood Library
1:00 PM
8/01/2014
Our Magnetic Sun
Join the Albuquerque Astronomical Society's Roger and Linda Kennedy as we safely explore the sun using a filtered solar telescope and materials from the NASA “Our Magnetic Sun” self-directed educational/interactive information table to learn more. In addition, learn the concepts of energy transformation, the electromagnetic spectrum, absorption and reflection, as well as the health effects of ultraviolet radiation, all at a child's learning level.<br /><br />Partnered with Albuquerque Astronomical Society, Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project, and Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Library System. Supported by Friends of the Arlington Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Arlington Library
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