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Upcoming Events at Sno-Isle Libraries
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10:30 AM
8/20/2014
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
11:00 AM
8/20/2014
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
8/20/2014
Our Magnetic Sun
Join The Albuquerque Astronomical Society's Roger and Linda Kennedy in this 90 minute program to explore the sun. Use telescopes for observation 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 Ultra-violet Radiation, all at a child's learning level. At the Clinton Community Hall, located at 6411 Central Avenue. This free library program is courtesy of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) in collaboration with the Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project (CBSAP) and the Albuquerque-Bernalillo County (ABC) Library System, Roger and Linda Kennedy and the Friends of the Clinton Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Clinton Library
2:00 PM
8/20/2014
Lynnwood Library LEGO® Club
Build your own creations with LEGO®! Every month will feature a different theme to spark your creative ideas. Projects will be on display for one week following the program. Families welcome.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lynnwood Library
2:00 PM
8/20/2014
Teen Summer Reading - Party and Prizes!
Get together with your friends to celebrate summer! Find out who won the Summer Reading prizes - it could be YOU. Games, refreshments, and fun. Funded by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Teens
Oak Harbor Library
3:00 PM
8/20/2014
Edmonds Library Book Discussion: "The Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison
Please join us for a lively discussion of the classic "Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison

Intended audience: Adults
Edmonds Library
3:00 PM
8/20/2014
Create a Brochure using an iMac
Join us in the Creative Tech Center and learn how to create a brochure using an iMac. This 45 minute class will provide library users with an overview of the available applications for use on the iMacs, which includes the hands-on use of Adobe Photoshop and InDesign to create a brochure. All items created on the iMac computers must be saved on a portable USB drive (aka thumb drive or flash drive), so please bring your own drive to save your files. Preregistration is required. This program is supported by the Friends of the Marysville Library.

Intended audience: Adults
Marysville Library
6:00 PM
8/20/2014
Friends of the Library Meeting
Do you enjoy the library? Would you like to help the library support our community? Join the Friends of the Library. We meet monthly on the third Wednesday of the month.<br />

Intended audience: All Ages
Granite Falls Library
6:30 PM
8/20/2014
SWELL Book Club
Looking for an evening book discussion group? Join us at the library the 3rd Wednesday evening of each month at 6:30 pm.

Intended audience: Adults
Freeland Library
9:30 AM
8/21/2014
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
8/21/2014
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
10:00 AM
8/21/2014
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
10:30 AM
8/21/2014
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
8/21/2014
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
11:30 AM
8/21/2014
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 />Partnered with Albuquerque Astronomical Society, Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project, and Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Library System. Supported by Friends of the Sultan Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Sultan Library
1:00 PM
8/21/2014
Teen Scavenger Hunt
It is time for our annual Scavenger Hunt! Meet at the library for your list of clues and activities. Work alone or in groups of up to 4 people. Meet back at the designated time for refreshments and to find out your score. Prizes for the winning teams. One digital camera/camera phone per team is required.

Intended audience: Teens
Edmonds Library
2:00 PM
8/21/2014
Presto the Magician
Join Presto in his super-silly science lab for fun, laughter, and amazing magic as Presto ignites a love of reading. Expect to hear lots of laughter, squeals of delight, and "oohs" and "aahs" as Presto combines his high-energy, comedic style with amazing magic guaranteed to make young and old wide-eyed with surprise! Children who completed their reading goal are invited to stay for cake and ice cream!

Intended audience: Children and Families, All Ages
Mukilteo Library
3:00 PM
8/21/2014
DIY Teens: Creating Comics
Have you ever wanted to write and illustrate your own comic book? Come to our DIY session and have fun discovering the basics of character creation, paneling, and storytelling while learning at your own pace. Enjoy exploring the world of graphic novels with other teens and discover library resources that can help you become a pro!

Intended audience: Teens
Granite Falls Library
3:00 PM
8/21/2014
Computer Basics: Internet II
Join us in the Creative Tech Center for Internet II and learn more advanced skills for using the internet on your own. Expand your information literacy skills by learning how to locate browser settings, perform tabbed browsing, effectively use keyboard shortcuts, and print webpages (Internet Explorer) for a more streamlined experience. This 45 minute class is taught on the library’s laptops using Windows 7 and Microsoft Office and is intended for beginning computer users with at least basic internet skills. Preregistration is required.

Intended audience: Adults
Marysville Library
3:00 PM
8/21/2014
Poetry, War and Resources
Linda Beeman will share poems from "Collateral Damage," her new book featuring a scrapbook of poems and personalities who confront us with unanswered questions about war, its costs and its rewards. Copies will be available for purchase and signing. Gregory Stone, the president of the board of directors for the Veterans Resource Center, will share their mission. Find out how you can support veterans and their families.

Intended audience: Adults
Oak Harbor Library
3:00 PM
8/21/2014
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
6:00 PM
8/21/2014
Introduction to GarageBand
Do you like music? Already in a band? Discover and explore Apple's GarageBand! Please join Tyler Endres from Guitar Center in Lynnwood as he shows us how to record your music creation using GarageBand. <br />August 7: Intro to GarageBand<br />August 14: Utilizing virtual instruments<br />August 21: Utilizing hardware and software effects such as compression and visual EQ<br />August 28: Mixing tracks and publishing the results online<br />Preregistration required.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
Lynnwood Library
7:00 PM
8/21/2014
Fiction Book Group: "West of Here"
Research shows that reading literary fiction enhances our ability to detect and understand other people's emotions. Join us to discuss a good book and improve your "Theory of Mind". This month's book is "West of Here" by Jonathan Evison. Newcomers are always welcome.

Intended audience: Adults
Mill Creek Library
7:00 PM
8/21/2014
Mukilteo Evening Book Group: "The Boys in the Boat"
Please join us to discuss "The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics," by Daniel Brown. We meet the 3rd Thursday of each month. All are welcome!<br />

Intended audience: Adults
Mukilteo Library
10:00 AM
8/22/2014
Keep the Creativity Flowing: For New and Experienced Artists
Join other local artists to participate in informal sharing, discussion and creation of your artwork. Take advantage of the group energy for inspiration and new ideas. This group meets monthly on the morning of each 4th Friday.

Intended audience: Adults
Freeland Library
10:00 AM
8/22/2014
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
Mountlake Terrace Library
2:00 PM
8/22/2014
Discussing Food And Healthcare Resources with WithinReach
Are you interested in discussing your options for food and healthcare resources? Come meet with one of WithinReach's outreach staff for an appointment to talk about the following programs and resources: <br />-Health Insurance (Medicaid, Qualified Health Plans) <br />-Food Stamps (Basic Food, EBT) <br />-WIC <br />-Free Child Development Screenings <br />-Food Banks <br />-and more! <br /> <br />If you are interested in signing up for food stamps or health insurance please bring the following pieces of information to your appointment: <br />-Social security number (for all applicants) <br />-Legal Permanent Resident Card or other immigration documentation (if applicable) <br />-Date of birth (for all applicants) <br />-Tax filing status for past year, current year and anticipated status for next year (doesn't apply for food stamps) <br />-Electronic form of payment (doesn't apply for food stamps and only necessary if you qualify for an insurance plans with premiums) <br /> <br />

Intended audience: Adults, Children and Families
Lynnwood Library
4:00 PM
8/22/2014
Readin’ at the Speed of SOUND!
Listen and learn as language, loudness and laughter take the lead in the library. During this noisy show, we will discuss and pick the top 10 sounds we love and the top 10 that we hate. Kids will also learn some funny new noises to imitate for their spoken reading.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lynnwood Library
At the moment that we persuade a child, any child, to cross that threshold,
that magic threshold into a library, we change their lives forever, for the better.
- Barack Obama


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