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Upcoming Events at Sno-Isle Libraries
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8:30 AM
4/24/2014
Internet Searching
Learn how to find information and evaluate websites. For beginning computer users with basic keyboard and mouse skills, and with a basic understanding of the Internet. We recommend you take Internet for Beginners class before you take this one.

Intended audience: Adults
Lynnwood Library
9:00 AM
4/24/2014
Lit for Fun
Join us for a discussion of Daniel J. Brown's "Boys in the Boat." This is the story the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the attention of millions of Americans. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys defeated elite rivals first from eastern and British universities and finally the German crew rowing for Adolf Hitler in the Olympic games in Berlin, 1936.

Intended audience: Adults
Freeland Library
9:30 AM
4/24/2014
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
4/24/2014
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
4/24/2014
Storytime Celebration with Author Margaret Read MacDonald
Join us for a special storytime visit with award-winning children's author and storyteller Margaret Read MacDonald in celebration of El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day). For young children and their caregivers.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Coupeville Library
9:30 AM
4/24/2014
Preschool Storytime
Imaginations run wild as we dance to silly songs, act out funny rhymes and develop creativity, talent, and love of learning while reading and telling stories. Come and join the fun! Caregiver Required. Supported by the Darrington Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Darrington Library
9:30 AM
4/24/2014
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. Please be aware that the library opens the doors for storytime at 9:25 and there will be no entry after 9:40.<br />Supported by Friends of the Mill Creek Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mill Creek Library
9:30 AM
4/24/2014
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Oak Harbor Library
10:00 AM
4/24/2014
eBook Coaching
Drop-in with your e-reading device and learn how to borrow free eBooks from Sno-Isle Libraries.

Intended audience: Adults
Arlington Library
10:00 AM
4/24/2014
Gadget Coaching
Grow your technology skills! Drop in with your device for assistance from Coupeville Library's techies.

Intended audience: All Ages
Coupeville Library
10:00 AM
4/24/2014
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required

Intended audience: Children and Families
Langley Library
10:00 AM
4/24/2014
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
4/24/2014
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.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Monroe Library
10:00 AM
4/24/2014
Ready Reader Storytimes: Baby and Me
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For ages 3 to 24 months. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mountlake Terrace Library
10:00 AM
4/24/2014
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Mukilteo Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mukilteo Library
10:15 AM
4/24/2014
Firefighter Preschool Storytime
Join us for a special fire safety storytime by your local Lake Stevens Fire Station! For ages 3-5

Intended audience: Children and Families
Lake Stevens Library
10:15 AM
4/24/2014
Tickly Toddle Storytime
Stories, songs and rhythm-n-rhyme fun celebrating the joy of reading for 13- to 23-month-olds and an adult caregiver. A playtime follows, so please bring a few of your child's favorite toys.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Marysville Library
10:30 AM
4/24/2014
Book-a-Librarian
Get one-on-one coaching on computing, digital devices, free library downloads, or using Sno-Isle's catalog and databases during this 30-minute session with Marie or Rabbitt.

Intended audience: Adults
Coupeville Library
10:30 AM
4/24/2014
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Granite Falls Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Granite Falls Library
10:30 AM
4/24/2014
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Oak Harbor Library
10:30 AM
4/24/2014
Family Storytime
Stories, music, and fun activities for the whole family. All ages welcome. Supported by Stanwood/Camano Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Stanwood Library
11:00 AM
4/24/2014
Baby & Me Storytime
Wiggle, giggle, and bounce along at our storytime as you help your baby develop a lifelong love of reading. Join us for lovable stores, silly songs, and funny rhymes. Caregiver Required. Supported by the Darrington Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Darrington Library
11:00 AM
4/24/2014
Book a Librarian Session
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; in-depth research; 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: All Ages
Marysville Library
11:00 AM
4/24/2014
Ready Readers: Preschool Storytime (Bilingual)
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. Presented in English and Spanish. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Monroe Library
11:00 AM
4/24/2014
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.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mountlake Terrace Library
11:00 AM
4/24/2014
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 may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Mukilteo Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mukilteo Library
11:15 AM
4/24/2014
Baby Play Storytime
Bring your 3- to 12-month-old and enjoy stories, wiggling, tickling 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. <br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Marysville Library
12:00 PM
4/24/2014
SCORE, Counselors to America's Small Business
Please sign up in advance for your one-hour appointment at the Lynnwood Library information desk. Counseling sessions are free of charge. SCORE, Counselors to America's Small Business, provides experienced experts who can give general business advice about starting and running a small business. This program is presented in partnership with Seattle SCORE Chapter 55.

Intended audience: Adults
Lynnwood Library
1:00 PM
4/24/2014
Friends of the Edmonds Library Meeting
Guests and new members are always welcome. Friends are the generous folks who help raise funds for library programs for children, teens, and adults as well as performing a variety of volunteer activities. We are looking for new leaders to help us move forward. Enrich your community through the library and enrich your life! For more information, please call the Library.

Intended audience: Adults
Edmonds Library
2:30 PM
4/24/2014
Teen Movie: "Catching Fire "
Come watch the second installment of the Hunger Games series, "Catching Fire" and enjoy some snacks. Explore contemporary cinema with other teens. Participants will be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a copy of the DVD. Supported by the Friends of the Monroe Library. <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 />

Intended audience: Teens
Monroe Library
3:00 PM
4/24/2014
Teen Advisory Group
Want to make Granite Falls YOUR library? Join us for our monthly Teen Advisory Group and tell us what you think! Meet new people, discuss teen concerns, help us develop programs, and discover what the library has to offer- all while earning volunteer credits and having fun.<br />Snacks generously provided by the Friends of the Granite Falls Library.

Intended audience: Teens
Granite Falls Library
3:00 PM
4/24/2014
Create a Brochure using an iMac
Join us 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.

Intended audience: Adults
Marysville Library
3:00 PM
4/24/2014
Affordable Care Act Enrollment Assistance
Do you have questions about the Affordable Care Act and want to know your options for health care coverage in 2014? <br />WithinReach staff are certified in-person assisters and will be here to answer questions, schedule appointments, and complete applications for enrollment in coverage. <br />If you are interested in enrolling, please bring: <br />- Social security number (for all applicants) <br />If you can’t provide a social security number, please bring an alternative form of identification (i.e. passport number or green card) <br />- Date of birth (for all applicants) <br />- Tax filing status for the past year, current year and anticipated status for next year <br />- Information on your current health plan <br />- You may need: Electronic form of payment (i.e. credit or debit card, pre-paid Visa, e-check) <br />CODE:AFFCARE<br />

Intended audience: Adults
Mountlake Terrace Library
3:00 PM
4/24/2014
Mystery Book Lovers: Marcia Muller
Share your love of mysteries. Join the discussion of books by Marcia Muller, this month's selected author. Facilitated by Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.<br />

Intended audience: Adults
Oak Harbor Library
3:00 PM
4/24/2014
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
4/24/2014
Learn HTML
Increase your technology skills and learn the basics of HTML. In this blended class, you'll learn the fundamentals of HTML using Codeacademy's Online Tutorial. A Technical Assistant will lead the class and provide support for any of your questions. This is a three-part class. Some computer experience required. Registration required.<br />April 10. HTML Introduction<br />April 17. HTML Structure<br />April 24. HTML Structure-Table

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
Lynnwood Library
7:00 PM
4/24/2014
Camano Island Friends of the Library
The Friends are the generous folks working towards establishing a permanent library on Camano Island. Everyone welcome!

Intended audience: Adults
Camano Island Library Pilot Project
7:00 PM
4/24/2014
Green Thumbs Book Group: The Orchardist
This month we're reading "The Orchardist" by Amanda Coplin. "At the turn of the 20th century in a rural stretch of the Pacific Northwest, a gentle solitary orchardist, Talmadge, tends to apples and apricots. Then two feral, pregnant girls and armed gunmen set Talmadge on an irrevocable course not only to save and protect but to reconcile the ghosts of his own troubled past." Books are available at the Circulation Desk. All are welcome!

Intended audience: Adults
Lynnwood Library
7:00 PM
4/24/2014
Write Stuff Teen Writing Group
Are you a creative writer? Or do you want to be? Get together with fellow teens to write and talk about writing. Develop your creative writing skills and discover library resources to spark your creativity. Snacks provided. New members always welcome!

Intended audience: Teens
Mukilteo Library
10:00 AM
4/25/2014
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.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Edmonds Library
10:00 AM
4/25/2014
ESL Talk Time
ESL Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English in a friendly and supportive setting with trained Library volunteers. Free drop in sessions.

Intended audience: Adults
Edmonds Library
10:00 AM
4/25/2014
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
4/25/2014
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
10:30 AM
4/25/2014
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. No Session on July 4th.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Marysville Library
10:30 AM
4/25/2014
Ready Readers Preschool Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare toddlers and preschoolers for the adventures of reading. Ages 3-5. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mountlake Terrace Library
11:00 AM
4/25/2014
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.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Edmonds Library
11:00 AM
4/25/2014
Oak Harbor Book Group: "Becoming Clementine"
Share your love of reading! Check out a copy of "Becoming Clementine" by Jennifer Niven, bring your covered drink, and join the discussion in the library's Center for Lifelong Learning. All are welcome.

Intended audience: Adults
Oak Harbor Library
11:00 AM
4/25/2014
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 Stanwood/Camano Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Stanwood Library
1:00 PM
4/25/2014
Poetry Slam for Kids
Early Release Day Program - Coupeville Elementary School Multipurpose Room. Join Jim Freeman, Whidbey's "Conductor of Fun," for this family-friendly poetry event. Develops and strengthens literacy skills in an atmosphere of discovery and collaboration. No poetry-writing experience is necessary. For school-aged children and their caregivers.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Coupeville Library
1:00 PM
4/25/2014
Teen Fun & Games
Race against the clock to win prizes in a variety of “Minute to Win It” type games. Then take some goofy pictures in the photo booth, using all kinds of silly props. Discover how much fun you can have at the library, and also check out some fun library resources. For Teens (grades 6-12)

Intended audience: Teens
Mukilteo Library
2:00 PM
4/25/2014
Book a Librarian
Blogging

Intended audience: Adults
Oak Harbor Library
2:00 PM
4/25/2014
LEGO Lab
Be the architect of your own creation using LEGO and Roylco Straws sesigned to spark interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. For children and families. Free at the Snohomish Library. Supported by the Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Snohomish Library
8:30 AM
4/26/2014
Job Hunting Using Job & Career Accelerator
Explore library resources and learn how to use the database Job & Career Accelerator to help you find a job. Also learn how to do online job applications. Class meets in the Creative Tech Center. Registration required and limited to 6 participants.<br />

Intended audience: Adults
Lynnwood Library
10:00 AM
4/26/2014
Snohomish Genealogy Workgroup
Interested in getting started in genealogy and want to meet like-minded people? Already an experienced researcher and willing to pass on your hard earned wisdom? Drop in and join our workgroup. Present your roadblocks to the group or listen in on tips and presentations from fellow members and library staff.

Intended audience: Adults
Snohomish Library
11:00 AM
4/26/2014
Waggin' Tales
Read a tale or two with Arlington’s best listeners, registered therapy dogs Gus and Mason! Reading aloud to a caring canine partner helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence. For independent readers. Supported by Pet Partners.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Arlington Library
11:00 AM
4/26/2014
Reading with Rover
Read aloud to a loving canine. The Reading with Rover program helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Edmonds Library
11:00 AM
4/26/2014
Made By Hand: Sculpting with Magic
Sculpting with magic...making friends for a fairy tale...learn to make fairies, mushrooms, gnomes, wizards and maybe a hobbit too! Join Kristi O'Donnell, as she teaches some techniques for creating permanent sculptures using "Model Magic." Funded by the Friends of Freeland Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
Freeland Library
11:00 AM
4/26/2014
Reading with Rover
Read aloud to a loving canine or feline. The Reading with Rover program helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence.

Intended audience: Children and Families
Monroe Library
1:00 PM
4/26/2014
Growing Healthy Children: A STARS Training Series Stories that Sing!
Incorporating music into storytime or circle time fosters early literacy. Learn techniques for incorporating music even if you can't sing, and discover new resources for creating multicultural musical storytimes. 2 STARS Credits.

Intended audience: Adults
Monroe Library
2:00 PM
4/26/2014
Artisan Bread Class
Crave the scent of freshly baked bread in your own home? Learn to make artisan bread at a workshop sponsored by the Monroe Library and held at the East County Senior Center, located at 276 Sky River Parkway in Monroe. The class features live demonstration, handouts, recipes and free samples. Preregister online or by calling the library at 360-794-7851. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Adults
Monroe Library
2:00 PM
4/26/2014
Bubble Science
Square bubbles, frozen bubbles, 12-foot-long rainbow bubbles – see amazing bubbles of all shapes and sizes. Create tools and learn the recipes to make bubble magic happen in your own backyard!<br />Encourages discovery and self-directed learning. For ages 5-11.<br />Supported by Friends of the Mountlake Terrace Library.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
Mountlake Terrace Library
2:00 PM
4/26/2014
Dining at Downton: a Trial by Fork
Food historian Tames Alan demystifies the manners, menu, and accoutrements of a formal 12-course dinner as would have been eaten upstairs at Downton Abbey before the outbreak of World War One.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
Mukilteo Library
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