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
7/29/2016
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
7/29/2016
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
10:00 AM
7/29/2016
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
7/29/2016
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
7/29/2016
Internet for Beginners
Develop your digital literacy skills by learning how to access and use the internet on your own. In this hands-on class you’ll learn how to use the Internet, what it can do, and how much fun it can be to surf the Web. This class is intended for beginning computer users with basic keyboard and mouse skills.

Intended audience: Adults
11:00 AM
7/29/2016
Summer 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
11:00 AM
7/29/2016
Oak Harbor Book Group: "The Sparrow"
Share your love of reading! Check out a copy of "The Sparrow" by Mary Doria Russell, and join the discussion in the library's Center for Lifelong Learning. All are welcome.

Intended audience: Adults
11:00 AM
7/29/2016
Summer Baby & Me 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 Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
2:00 PM
7/29/2016
So You Think You Can't Dance?
Dance instructor Claudia Losada (In Motion Dance Company) will be here to teach teens and tweens modern dance moves to current tunes! Bring your playlist or use ours. For ages 9 and up. Limited to 15 attendees, please register. This program is funded by Friends of the Coupeville Library.

Intended audience: Teens, Tweens
2:00 PM
7/29/2016
Explore Summer: Coding with Kano
Build a computer using a Kano Kit and then try some coding by modifying different games and programs. Every Friday we will explore different apps found on these kits. Attending all events in the series not required, but encouraged. For tweens, ages 8-13. Registration required.

Intended audience: Tweens
2:30 PM
7/29/2016
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
7/29/2016
Teen Movie Matinee
Take a break with a movie and popcorn. Bring some friends to watch a movie and afterward, check out some books and movies to take home with you.<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
6:30 PM
7/29/2016
The Summer of Love: a Musical Event
Celebrate the Summer of Love, as Bryan Stratton sings the songs and tells the stories of this iconic moment in time. In 1967, the youth movement born in San Francisco spread its message of peace and love across the nation, as youth turned on, tuned in, and dropped out. Sing along to the songs that made it memorable.

Intended audience: All Ages
7:00 PM
7/29/2016
Giant Game Night
Join us after the library closes for some supersized fun as we play larger than life board games. Supported by Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: School-Age, Tweens
10:00 AM
7/30/2016
FOCL Farmers Market Book Sales
Shop locally at the Friends of the Library book nook for your "picks of the day"! Proceeds benefit the Coupeville Library. No book sale on Saturday, Aug. 12 Coupeville Festival week-end. If raining the book sale will be cancelled.

Intended audience: All Ages
10:00 AM
7/30/2016
Companion Animals are Cool
What do pets need, and what makes a responsible pet guardian? How do our dogs and cats communicate with us? How do you stay safe around stray dogs? Presented by PAWS. For ages 6-11. Funded by the Friends of the Mill Creek Library. This program will be held at the Mill Creek City Hall Annex, 15720 Main Street, Suite 130.<br />

Intended audience: School-Age
10:30 AM
7/30/2016
Digital Downloads: OverDrive
Learn how to access Sno-Isle's growing collection of digital books and audiobooks in OverDrive. Find out how to locate, borrow, and download books to your computer or mobile device. This class provides an overview of this popular service and the information needed to start enjoying it on your own. Bring your library card and device for hands-on help after the overview.

Intended audience: Adults
11:00 AM
7/30/2016
Simon Says’ Sister Sally
KCPuppetree presents an interactive puppet show featuring original music and puppets made out of recycled objects. Join Sally Says and play classic field games, learn tongue-twisters, and bring knock-knock jokes to life. Audience members will be encouraged to gather friends, go outside and get active. For school-age children. Funded by the Gellerson Memorial Programming Endowment and the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: Tweens
2:00 PM
7/30/2016
Explore Summer: Sound Coach: Readin' at the Speed of Sound!
Charlie Williams speaks fluent onomatopoeia and coaches young readers to use a more meaningful form of expression when reading out loud. Kids will learn artistic self expression, the science of sound, onomatopoetic usage in speech and writing, a funny face workshop and how to speak softly and carry a big shtick! For ages 6-11. Funded by the Friends of the Brier Library and the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:30 PM
7/30/2016
Book-a-Librarian: Tech
During this 45-minute session, you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include eBooks; assistance with office productivity software or Creative Tech Center equipment; instruction on the use of e-Readers and tablets; and setting up an email account. Please bring your device with you, if applicable. Preregistration required.

Intended audience: All Ages
6:00 PM
7/30/2016
Library Olympics: Teen Explore Summer Finale Event
Teens and Tweens: join us for a special after-hours program and see if you can win yourself a medal in the Library Olympics! Competitions will include: Book stack-and-carry challenges, Shelving relays, book cart races, book balancing races, and paper plane archery. Light refreshments will be provided, and "medals" will be awarded for each event. <br />This Explore Summer finale event is supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Teens, Tweens
10:00 AM
7/31/2016
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013
Develop your digital literacy skills by learning the basics of Microsoft Word, a powerful program that allows you to create and customize any kind of document. 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. <br /><br />Space is limited; please register!

Intended audience: Adults
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