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.

9:15 AM
5/05/2016
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
5/05/2016
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.

Intended audience: Adults
9:30 AM
5/05/2016
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 Mill Creek Library.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
9:30 AM
5/05/2016
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/05/2016
Ready Readers Family Storytime
Funny stories,action songs and creative activities will make you giggle and move while getting your little ones ready to read. All ages are welcome. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/05/2016
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: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/05/2016
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. Craft may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Granite Falls Library.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/05/2016
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: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/05/2016
Ready Readers: Baby and Me Storytime
Enjoy stories, music and other fun-filled activities celebrating the joy of reading with babies. A playtime follows, so please bring a few of your child's favorite toys. For newborns to 18 months and an adult caregiver.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/05/2016
Ready Reader Baby Storytimes
Babies and their favorite adults learn to love reading together with stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes. Playtime follows. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/05/2016
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: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:30 AM
5/05/2016
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: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:30 AM
5/05/2016
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
11:00 AM
5/05/2016
Spring Preschool Storytime
It's storytime at the Brier Library! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, sing-along songs, and creative activities to prepare for the adventure of early reading. Ages 3-5. Supported by Friends of the Brier Library.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
11:00 AM
5/05/2016
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.<br />

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
11:00 AM
5/05/2016
Ready Reader Storytimes: Toddler
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music, and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. For ages 2-3 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
11:00 AM
5/05/2016
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: Preschool Age 0 - 5
11:00 AM
5/05/2016
Walk-In Tech
Need some tech help? Walk right in! Get free, hands-on help and answers to your tech questions.

Intended audience: All Ages
12:00 PM
5/05/2016
AAUW All Island Teen Art Show Set Up
Set up will begin at 1pm and last through the afternoon/evening. Pat Lokanis is the contact-Pat & Conny Lokanis <lokanis@comcast.net>, phone number is: 360-240-1326.

Intended audience: All Ages
2:00 PM
5/05/2016
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 45-minute session.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
5/05/2016
LIving a Healthy Life with Diabetes (Pre-Diabetes)
If you have diabetes or pre-diabetes and have difficulty managing your symptoms this free workshop series, meeting once a week for six-weeks may be just what you need. Developed by Stanford University, this interactive workshop offers practical skills for self-management. One session builds upon another so participants may not join after the second week. The workshop is available to anyone 18 years of age and up, their family, friends, and caregivers. No medical referrals needed. Class size is limited so please register with Debbie Metz, (360)321-1600, ext 23 or (360)678-3373.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
5/05/2016
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
5/05/2016
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; Readers’ Advisory; setting up an email account; and instruction on the use of e-Readers and tablets. Please bring your device with you, if applicable. Preregistration required.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
5/05/2016
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.

Intended audience: All Ages
2:30 PM
5/05/2016
Introduction to Microsoft Word
Develop your digital literacy skills by learning the basics of Microsoft Word. In this hands-on class you'll learn to create and save a document, print, and utilize other useful commands. This class is intended for computer users with basic keyboard and mouse skills. Registration is recommended.

Intended audience: Adults
3:00 PM
5/05/2016
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
4:30 PM
5/05/2016
Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting
Meet new people, discuss teen concerns, help develop library programs, and talk about books -- all while earning volunteer credits and having fun! Snacks provided. Pick up a TAB application at the Information Desk.

Intended audience: Teens
6:00 PM
5/05/2016
Book-a-Librarian
This session 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
6:00 PM
5/05/2016
STARS Training Series: Building Blocks of Reading
How we read with kids makes a difference! Learn research-based tips to make reading more interactive and effective in building early literacy skills in children ages birth – 5 years old.<br />Earn STARS Credits for free. Registration required. Find more information at sno-isle.org/kids/stars. 2 STARS credits per workshop. Funded by Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: Adults
6:45 PM
5/05/2016
Nonfiction Book Group: "Alan Turing: The Enigma"
We discuss narrative nonfiction. From history and memoir to science, adventure, and travel, our selections shed new light on the human condition. Drop in on first Thursdays for a lively discussion. This month we'll be discussing "Alan Turing: The Enigma" by Andrew Hodges.

Intended audience: Adults
9:15 AM
5/06/2016
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
5/06/2016
Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime
Let imagination 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. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of Mill Creek Library. Doors open for Friday storytimes at 9:25; no admittance after 9:40.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/06/2016
"Showcase of the Arts" All-Island High School Art Show
Join us to honor the best of the best in teen art from our local Whidbey Island high schools-you will be amazed at their talent! Friday night reception from 5-8pm. Open to the public. Funded by: American Association of University Women/Whidbey Island and Friends of the Coupeville Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
10:00 AM
5/06/2016
Ready Reader 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 Friends of the Edmonds Library.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
10:00 AM
5/06/2016
ESL Talk Time
Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English with trained tutors. It is a friendly and supportive setting. Drop in for FREE.

Intended audience: Adults
10:00 AM
5/06/2016
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
10:30 AM
5/06/2016
Computer Basics: Mouse and Keyboard
Develop your digital literacy skills by learning how to use cursors, operate a mouse, and to use common keyboard commands. This class is intended for beginning computer users with little or no experience.

Intended audience: Adults
11:00 AM
5/06/2016
Spring 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. Supported by Friends of the Brier Library.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
11:00 AM
5/06/2016
Ready Reader Toddler Storytime with ASL Interpreter
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music, and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. With American Sign Language interpreter. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Edmonds Library.

Intended audience: Preschool Age 0 - 5
2:30 PM
5/06/2016
Teen Movie Matinee
Captain America vs. Iron Man: who will you choose? Cast your vote for your favorite hero and we'll watch the first movie of that hero's franchise. Bonus: discover great graphic novels featuring all your favorite Avengers and enter a raffle to win movie passes so you can go see "Captain America: Civil War" for yourself.<br />Both movie options have a run time of 125 minutes. Both movie options are rated PG-13. This film may not be suitable for children under the age of 12. Please speak with a staff member if you have questions.<br />Funded by the Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Teens
2:30 PM
5/06/2016
ORCA LIFT Enrollment
Save up to 50% on your transit fares! WithinReach will be available to enroll you in the new ORCA LIFT program so you can get where you need to go for less. See if you qualify and find out what you need to bring to sign up at parenthelp123.org/orca-lift.

Intended audience: Adults
3:00 PM
5/06/2016
Teen Movie: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Bring your friends, have some snacks, and enjoy "Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens," one of the great selections you can check out from the Sno-Isle film collection. Be surprised by library resources that can fuel your love of pop culture!<br /> <br />Luke Skywalker has vanished, and both the Resistance and the sinister First Order are searching for him. Crack pilot Poe Dameron obtains a clue to his whereabouts, but when everything goes wrong, a droid called BB-8 becomes the center of the search, along with scavenger Rey and Stormtrooper deserter FN-2187, who have found the droid.<br /><br />This film may not be suitable for children under the age of 12. Please speak with a staff member if you have questions. <br /><br />Snacks generously provided by the Stanwood Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Teens, Tweens Age 9 - 13
6:00 PM
5/06/2016
Trudy Sundberg Lecture - Featuring Hedrick Smith
The inaugural Trudy Sundberg Lecture series featuring Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author and Emmy award-winning producer of PBS Frontline, will be held at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley on Friday evening May 6, with a reception in Zech Hall beginning at 6 pm, lecture at 7pm; and at Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center on Saturday, May 7 at 7pm. Smith will discuss the concepts surrounding his most recent book, "Who Stole the American Dream?"<br /><br />This is the first of an annual series of lectures founded in honor of beloved Whidbey Island teacher and civic leader, Trudy Sundberg. Each year, a presentation by an eminent speaker will explore the areas of interest that Trudy shared: education, literature, history, the arts and civic engagement. This event is presented by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and supported in part by a grant from Humanities Washington, a state-wide non-profit organization supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the state of Washington, and contributions from individuals and foundations. Additional supporters include Whidbey Weekly and Whidbey Telecom.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
6:00 PM
5/06/2016
Trudy Sundberg Lecture - Featuring Hedrick Smith
The inaugural Trudy Sundberg Lecture series featuring Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author and Emmy award-winning producer of PBS Frontline, will be held at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley on Friday evening May 6, with a reception in Zech Hall beginning at 6 pm, lecture at 7pm; and at Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center on Saturday, May 7 at 7pm. Smith will discuss the concepts surrounding his most recent book, "Who Stole the American Dream?"<br /><br />This is the first of an annual series of lectures founded in honor of beloved Whidbey Island teacher and civic leader, Trudy Sundberg. Each year, a presentation by an eminent speaker will explore the areas of interest that Trudy shared: education, literature, history, the arts and civic engagement. This event is presented by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and supported in part by a grant from Humanities Washington, a state-wide non-profit organization supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the state of Washington, and contributions from individuals and foundations. Additional supporters include Whidbey Weekly and Whidbey Telecom.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
6:00 PM
5/06/2016
Trudy Sundberg Lecture - Featuring Hedrick Smith
The inaugural Trudy Sundberg Lecture series featuring Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author and Emmy award-winning producer of PBS Frontline, will be held at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley on Friday evening May 6, with a reception in Zech Hall beginning at 6 pm and a lecture at 7pm in the main theater. Smith will discuss the concepts surrounding his most recent book, "Who Stole the American Dream?"<br /><br />This is the first of an annual series of lectures founded in honor of beloved Whidbey Island teacher and civic leader, Trudy Sundberg. Each year, a presentation by an eminent speaker will explore the areas of interest that Trudy shared: education, literature, history, the arts and civic engagement. This event is presented by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and supported in part by a grant from Humanities Washington, a state-wide non-profit organization supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the state of Washington, and contributions from individuals and foundations. Additional supporters include Whidbey Weekly and Whidbey Telecom.<br />

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
6:00 PM
5/06/2016
Trudy Sundberg Lecture - Featuring Hedrick Smith
The inaugural Trudy Sundberg Lecture series featuring Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author and Emmy award-winning producer of PBS Frontline, will be held at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley on Friday evening May 6, with a reception in Zech Hall beginning at 6 pm, lecture at 7pm; and at Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center on Saturday, May 7 at 7pm. Smith will discuss the concepts surrounding his most recent book, "Who Stole the American Dream?"<br /><br />This is the first of an annual series of lectures founded in honor of beloved Whidbey Island teacher and civic leader, Trudy Sundberg. Each year, a presentation by an eminent speaker will explore the areas of interest that Trudy shared: education, literature, history, the arts and civic engagement. This event is presented by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and supported in part by a grant from Humanities Washington, a state-wide non-profit organization supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the state of Washington, and contributions from individuals and foundations. Additional supporters include Whidbey Weekly and Whidbey Telecom.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
6:00 PM
5/06/2016
Trudy Sundberg Lecture - Featuring Hedrick Smith
The inaugural Trudy Sundberg Lecture series featuring Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author and Emmy award-winning producer of PBS Frontline, will be held at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley on Friday evening May 6, with a reception in Zech Hall beginning at 6 pm, lecture at 7pm; and at Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center on Saturday, May 7 at 7pm. Smith will discuss the concepts surrounding his most recent book, "Who Stole the American Dream?"<br /><br />This is the first of an annual series of lectures founded in honor of beloved Whidbey Island teacher and civic leader, Trudy Sundberg. Each year, a presentation by an eminent speaker will explore the areas of interest that Trudy shared: education, literature, history, the arts and civic engagement. This event is presented by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and supported in part by a grant from Humanities Washington, a state-wide non-profit organization supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the state of Washington, and contributions from individuals and foundations. Additional supporters include Whidbey Weekly and Whidbey Telecom.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
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