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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.

9:00 AM
7/22/2017
Friends of the Arlington Library Garage Sale
Come and find some new treasures at bargain prices! Join the Arlington Friends of the Library and see if you can find just what you need for your home, garden, or just for fun. Donations accepted Saturday, July 15 from 10 am to 1 pm. (Please no large furniture, clothes or mattresses.) Proceeds support the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Adults
10:00 AM
7/22/2017
Book-A-Librarian: Tech
During this 45-minute session, you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include downloading eBooks; basic computer instruction; and assistance with office productivity software. Please bring your device with you, if applicable. Preregistration required.

Intended audience: Adults
11:00 AM
7/22/2017
Mountain Sketching with Molly Hashimoto
Join artist Molly Hashimoto and learn how to sketch and paint outdoors, with lightweight materials, creating small landscapes that you can do quickly. We'll do a wet-into-wet lupine meadow, rocky peaks and sample different conifers.

Intended audience: Adults
11:00 AM
7/22/2017
Reading with Rover
Read aloud to a loving canine listener. The community-based literacy program, Reading with Rover, helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence.

Intended audience: School-Age
11:00 AM
7/22/2017
Ready Readers Family Storytime
Enjoy stories, sing-along songs, rhymes, and creative activities to prepare for the adventure of early reading! Caregiver required. All ages are welcome.

Intended audience: All Ages
11:00 AM
7/22/2017
Reading With Rover
Read aloud to a loving canine listener. The Reading with Rover program helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence. For school-age children with a caregiver.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:00 PM
7/22/2017
Building Blocks with Balloons
Come to the unique STEM experience with David Rogers (Certified DR. of Balloonogy) and you will learn how you can turn a simple balloon into a load bearing structure. This is a hands-on class where you will be building, twisting, bending, building, and thinking while you use professional-grade balloons. (Allergy note: These balloons are 100% latex. You will not be required to physically inflate them… but you can take the challenge!) For ages 8-12. Registration required. Funded by Friends of the Brier Library and the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:00 PM
7/22/2017
Wild Edible Plant Walk
Do you look at nature and see one big wall of green? Join us as we stroll through the woods around the library to learn about our unique native plants. We will discuss food and medicinal uses, with a focus on wild edible plants. Tips for sustainable harvesting will be offered. We will walk, rain or shine, so dress appropriately. Meet in the large meeting room off the lobby. Funded by the Friends of the Mukilteo Library. Presenter: Alderleaf Wilderness College. <br /> <br />

Intended audience: Adults, All Ages
2:00 PM
7/22/2017
Retold Tales Through Film: "O Brother Where Art Thou"
Three convicts escape from a prison farm in order to recover buried loot before it becomes lost in a flood. Along the way they encounter adventures and obstacles that delay them! Join us for a showing of this modern retelling of the epic poem "The Odyssey" by Homer! <br />Free popcorn and movie provided by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Adults
2:30 PM
7/22/2017
Mountain Sketching with Molly Hashimoto
Join artist Molly Hashimoto and learn how to sketch and paint outdoors, with lightweight materials, creating small landscapes that you can do quickly. We'll do a wet-into-wet lupine meadow, rocky peaks and sample different conifers. Preregistration required.

Intended audience: Adults
1:00 PM
7/23/2017
North Sound Writers Group
Join other writers to discuss, problem solve, share and receive feedback and work on the craft of writing. Everyone is welcome. For more information about this group visit northsoundwriters.com

Intended audience: Adults
1:00 PM
7/23/2017
Explore Summer: See the Sun Up Close!
Don’t miss this rare chance to safely view the Sun in three different wavelengths: full spectrum, hydrogen-alpha, and calcium-K, for close-up views of prominences, filaments, and calcium UV emissions. View the solar spectrum with spectroscopes and explore other “hot topics” in solar science with an expert. Take home solar glasses for watching the upcoming solar eclipse (while supplies last). This free multigenerational program is presented by the Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project, New Mexico Chapter. Weather permitting.

Intended audience: All Ages, Adults, School-Age
9:15 AM
7/24/2017
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
7/24/2017
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
9:30 AM
7/24/2017
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 Friends of the Mill Creek Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
9:30 AM
7/24/2017
Professional Networking Group
This WorkSource group meets every Monday morning to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. All job seekers are welcome! There is no cost to participate.

Intended audience: Adults
10:00 AM
7/24/2017
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 will follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:00 AM
7/24/2017
Ready Readers: Family Storytime
Stories, songs and activities to help develop reading readiness. A playtime or craft may follow. For ages 18 months and up with caregiver. Supported by the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
10:00 AM
7/24/2017
Ready Readers Baby & Me Storytime
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that plant the seeds of reading readiness. For newborns through 18 months. Playtime follows. Supported by Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:30 AM
7/24/2017
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
11:00 AM
7/24/2017
Explore Summer: This Program is Garbage!
What happens to your plastic bags when they’re full of holes? What about your empty soda bottle? Or an old paint can? While they might look like ordinary garbage, some people see a purse, a house, a school or even an entire orchestra! Learn about upcycling, discover the real people who changed their lives and their communities by turning trash into treasures and make your own upcycled art to take home. Supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library

Intended audience: School-Age
11:00 AM
7/24/2017
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! For ages 3-5. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Preschool
11:00 AM
7/24/2017
LEGO Lab
Build your own creations using LEGO® and Roylco Straws. This program promotes discovery and self-directed learning. Supported by Friends of the Marysville Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
11:00 AM
7/24/2017
Book-a-Librarian
During this 30 minute session with Kathleen you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include eBooks, eAudioBooks, music, magazines; use of the catalog; in-depth research; and use of eReader, laptop, tablets, and other devices. Please bring your device with you. Registration required.

Intended audience: Adults
11:00 AM
7/24/2017
Ready Readers Baby & Me Storytime
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that plant the seeds of reading readiness. For newborns through 18 months. Playtime follows. Supported by Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
11:00 AM
7/24/2017
Explore Summer: Goats and Rafts
Help the Three Billy Goats Gruff escape the troll by building them a raft to get across the stream! Use straws, pipe cleaners, and other items to build a raft and see if it floats. This activity develops creativity and sparks interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. For grades K-5. Funded by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
12:00 PM
7/24/2017
Explore Summer Movie Series
Bored? Hot? Hungry? Need a change of scenery? Grab your friends and make the library your Monday afternoon destination in July for our Explore Summer Movie Series, complete with popcorn and pizza to share! <br />July 10: Queen of Katwe<br />July 17: Moana<br />July 24: Spare Parts <br />July 31: Finding Dory <br />

Intended audience: Tweens, Teens, School-Age
1:00 PM
7/24/2017
Walk-in Tech Help
This drop-in help session for your technology questions focuses on general computer skills and also offers support for Sno-Isle digital resources, including eBook downloading, Zinio magazines and Hoopla video services. Would you like to become more familiar with Microsoft Office software or a new operating system? Bring your laptop or Windows, Apple, Kindle device, login ID/password and your library card number. Library laptops will also be available. Drop-ins welcomed from 1 pm to 2 pm.

Intended audience: All Ages
2:00 PM
7/24/2017
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
7/24/2017
Explore Summer: Brainstorm a Better World
Share stories of kids who have chosen to help build a better world. Brainstorm ways we can add to the conversation while stuffing “Survival Sacks” for the homeless. For ages 5-11.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:30 PM
7/24/2017
Read The Classics
Read and discuss the classics with a supportive group of friends. Please contact Rita Drum at 631-707-5980 or ritadrum777@gmail.com for more information. Supported by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Adults
3:00 PM
7/24/2017
Explore Summer: Monday Movie Matinee: Moana
Make way! Make way! Join Moana, a demi-god, and a chicken as the travel across the sea to return the heart of te fiti. Supported by Darrington Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Adults
3:00 PM
7/24/2017
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2013
Develop your digital literacy skills by learning the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint. In this hands-on class you'll learn to create and save a presentation, print, and utilize other useful commands. This class is intended for computer users with basic keyboard and mouse skills. Registration required.

Intended audience: Adults
4:00 PM
7/24/2017
Light it: LED Bookmarks
Books can light up the world – literally. Create your own bookmarks and make them light up with LEDs and simple electrical circuits! Discover library resources that can kindle your creativity! Supported by Friends of the Langley Library.

Intended audience: Tweens, Teens
6:00 PM
7/24/2017
ESL Talk Time
Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English. It is a friendly and supportive setting. This free drop-in session is led by trained ESL tutors.<br />

Intended audience: Adults
6:30 PM
7/24/2017
Spanish and English Stories
Join us for stories, snacks, and fun in two languages, English and Spanish. Families are encouraged to bring a snack to share as we read and discuss important themes in award-winning bilingual children’s stories. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library. Designed for school-age children and their family.

Intended audience: School-Age, Adults
Perhaps no place in any community is so totally democratic as the town library.
The only entrance requirement is interest.
- Lady Bird Johnson