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.
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12:30 PM
7/05/2015
Family Storytime
Join us before the library opens for some funny stories and action songs that will make you giggle and move while getting your little ones ready to read. Playtime or craft may follow. Supported by Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
3:00 PM
7/05/2015
Read with Carmen and Risa
Carmen and Risa love to listen to young readers. Read with one of these sweet therapy dogs for 15 minutes and receive a "pawtograph" souvenir. For school-age children.

Intended audience: Children and Families, All Ages
9:15 AM
7/06/2015
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
7/06/2015
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: Children and Families
9:30 AM
7/06/2015
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: Children and Families
10:00 AM
7/06/2015
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. Supported by the Friends of the Granite Falls Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
7/06/2015
Read The Classics
Read the Classics with a supportive group of Friends. For more information please call Rita at 631-707-5980. Meets in the library Center for Lifelong Learning. Supported by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Adults
10:00 AM
7/06/2015
Baby Storytime: Walkers
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, but with a focus on walking babies, including action rhymes; stand-up songs; and circle games. Playtime follows. Supported by Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:30 AM
7/06/2015
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: Children and Families
11:00 AM
7/06/2015
Guardians of the Sea: the Coast Guard
Explore Summer! Learn how Coast Guard heroes perform search and rescue. Discover the types of boats seaman utilize to do their jobs. <br />Construct your own boat. Supported by Friends of the Granite Falls Library. For ages 6 and up.

Intended audience: Children and Families
11:00 AM
7/06/2015
Baby Storytime: Pre-Walkers
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, but with a focus on pre-walkers, including lap bounces, and animal sounds, foot patting and face rhymes. Playtime follows. Supported by Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
1:30 PM
7/06/2015
Explore Summer: Minecraft Mondays
Work together or on your own to build the best Minecraft structure. Prizes to the winners! Space is limited, and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Intended audience: Teens
2:00 PM
7/06/2015
Monday Movie Matinee: "Big Hero 6"
When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy friends, and his robot companion Baymax. Rated PG. 93 minutes Explore Summer with these family friendly films. Snacks provided. Funded by the Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/06/2015
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
7/06/2015
Tech Mondays: Get Your Tech Help Here!
Grow new tech skills! Each Monday afternoon from 2-3pm, a Technical Assistant will be available to show you how to use your eReader or other eDevice and any of the equipment in our Creative Tech Center.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
7/06/2015
Leaving the Nest: Housing Rental for Beginners
Ready for the big leap, but unsure of how to start? Worried about getting taken advantage of, or paying too much? Taught by housing specialists from the Volunteers of America Dispute Resolution Center. Learn about landlord-tenant rights and responsibilities, fair housing, what landlords screen for, and conflict resolution skills to help stabilize housing and minimize evictions. Receive a certificate upon completion that entitles you to free landlord-tenant mediation and boosts your rental resume. Even if you aren’t ready to move out today, this 60-minute class will have you prepared for when that time comes!

Intended audience: Teens, Adults
2:00 PM
7/06/2015
Tween Film Fest: Explore Summer: "Big Hero 6
Hiro Hamada and his brother's robot, Bayamx, try to uncover a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, along with some friends he meets along the way: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon, and fanboy Fred. Rated PG and is 102 minutes long. Refreshments are provided by Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/06/2015
Book-a-Librarian
During this 30 minute session with Marie 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
2:00 PM
7/06/2015
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
4:00 PM
7/06/2015
Worksource Workshop: Job Search Strategies
Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings.

Intended audience: Adults
5:00 PM
7/06/2015
Camano Island Book Group
Everyone is welcome to join our discussion of "Beautiful Ruins" by Jess Walter. Copies available in the library.

Intended audience: Adults
6:00 PM
7/06/2015
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
9:00 AM
7/07/2015
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.<br />

Intended audience: Adults
9:30 AM
7/07/2015
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 the Mill Creek Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer: Baby and Toddler Storytime
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music and movements that inspire a love of reading. Playtime or crafts may follow. For newborns through 3 years. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
7/07/2015
Ready Readers: Baby and Me Storytime
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. For newborns through 18 months.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
7/07/2015
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.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:00 AM
7/07/2015
Family Play to Learn Storytime
Join us for lively stories and play activities that support children’s love of learning.<br />For families. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Snohomish Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
10:30 AM
7/07/2015
Ready Readers: Summer Baby Storytime
Silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities for newborns through 18 months. Playtime follows. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families, Children and Families
10:30 AM
7/07/2015
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 Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
11:00 AM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer Concert: Dance, Dream SING! with the Sock Rockerz
Join Natalie, Erica and their life-sized furry friends (all the way from Nashville, TN!) for a fun packed concert that's sure to leave you smiling (and exhausted!). A Sock Rockerz concert is great for the whole family! The live concert includes a DJ booth, current pop song covers, classic kid's songs, audience participation, comedy, a little magic, and full sized animal characters!

Intended audience: Children and Families
11:00 AM
7/07/2015
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.

Intended audience: Children and Families
1:00 PM
7/07/2015
Thundering Tall Tales
Explore Summer: Who was the biggest? Who was the loudest? Who was the bravest? Come hear about famous tall tale heroes such as Paul Bunyan, John Henry, and Library Lil, and then tell the story of yourself as a tall tale hero too! Supported by Friends of the Marysville Library. For school-age children.<br /> <br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
1:00 PM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer: Superhero Challenge - How Will You Save the Day?
Can you or your team of superheroes save the day? Lava pits and trapped puppies, do you have the skills to solve these problems? The fate of the universe may rest in your hands (and brains)! For children ages 6-11 and their caregivers.<br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer: Superhero Fear Factor
To be a superhero, you need a heart of gold, nerves of steel, an iron will and…a stomach like a rock?! Face weird and wacky challenges head on to find out if YOU have what it takes. For school-age children. Supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer: Anyone Can be a Hero!
Join us for stories and activities as we discover ways to help out in our communities and take care of the environment. Then become a community hero by making blankets for a local animal shelter! For ages 5 to 11. Supported by Friends of the Brier Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
Create Your Unique Story
There is a story inside you, one that is unique that no one else would tell. Is it a tragic romance? Are there dragons? Historical figures that are actually interplanetary scouts bent on dominating Earth? Join us for writing prompts to quickly write your story. This Explore Summer program for teens is sponsored by the Friends of the Freeland and Langley Libraries.

Intended audience: Teens
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
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
7/07/2015
Tanabata Matsuri: A Japanese Star Festival
A traditional Japanese summer festival. We will learn a Tanabata song, make origami decorations and write down our wishes to hang on bamboo. Wearing a yukata is encouraged! This program is only in Japanese.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
Minecraft Build Challenge
Work together or on your own to build the best Minecraft structure. Prizes go to the winner(s). Space is limited, and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. For teens ages 10-15 and/or grades 5-10

Intended audience: Teens
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer: Sock Rockerz: “Dance, Dream, SING!”
Singing, dancing, and polar bears?! This year we’re learning how we can ALL be superheroes! This silly concert gets kids excited about reading! For school-age children. Supported by the Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer! Animal Heroes
True stories about brave dogs, horses, and other animals who help people in amazing ways. Activities and crafts included! For ages 5 to 11. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Lynnwood Library. <br />

Intended audience: Children and Families
2:00 PM
7/07/2015
Escape the Ordinary: Teen Summer Craft Challenge
Bring your imagination, creativity, and sense of adventure to the Teen Summer Craft Challenge. We provide a bunch of random craft supplies, and you see what amazing things you can create. Have fun exploring your ingenuity, and you might even win a prize! Snacks provided. Part of Teen Explore Summer.

Intended audience: Teens
3:00 PM
7/07/2015
Explore Summer: Superhero Challenge - How Will You Save the Day?
Can you or your team of superheroes save the day? Lava pits and trapped puppies, do you have the skills to solve these problems? The fate of the universe may rest in your hands (and brains)! For children ages 6-11 and their caregivers.

Intended audience: Children and Families
3:30 PM
7/07/2015
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, learn more about the Teen Explore Summer program, 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
3:30 PM
7/07/2015
Teen Gaming
Teens! Drop in for some video games! Mario Cart, Smash Brothers, Nintendoland and more! Provided by the Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Teens
4:00 PM
7/07/2015
Origami Cool Zone: Tyrannosaurus Rex
Learn new folds and share your expertise. July workshop: Fold a T-Rex and other origami reptiles. Materials provided. Supported by the Stanwood Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
5:30 PM
7/07/2015
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
6:30 PM
7/07/2015
Whidbey Island Holistic Health Association Presents: Eat Optimally On Any Diet
Gina Diamond, Nutrition Strategist, will share some little-known tips you can add to your nutritional plan regardless of the diet you choose. Learn a tried and true system of goal setting and walk away with a realistic action plan. For more information about WIHHA visit www.wihha.com. Everyone is welcome.

Intended audience: Adults
6:30 PM
7/07/2015
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
7:00 PM
7/07/2015
Book Discussion - Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
Have you read "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline? Join other book lovers to share your thoughts. <br /><br />Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: Adults
7:00 PM
7/07/2015
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: Children and Families
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