Upcoming Events Today and Tomorrow

Upcoming Events at Sno-Isle Libraries
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3:00 PM
7/26/2016
Explore Summer: Daring Dissection
Bones, fur, and other lunch leftovers! Take an immersive look into the world of the barn owl and conduct a scientific experiment dissecting an owl pellet. (One pellet per two students.) Presented by Imagine Children’s Museum and funded by the Camano Island Library Friends. Registration required.<br />

Intended audience: School-Age
3:00 PM
7/26/2016
Teen Explore Summer: Teen Matinee "Ender's Game"
Join us for a movie and snacks. "Ender’s Game," rated PG-13, 2013.

Intended audience: Teens
3:00 PM
7/26/2016
Drop-In Job Help
Where support for most job-match sites stops at the keyboard, WorkSource and Sno-Isle Libraries offers you access to career specialists who can help you with your job hunt. Let the WorkSource Team help you with answers to your Job Search, Résumé, Career Coaching and other questions you may have concerning getting back to work, finding a better job or advancing your career. Drop in and see a WorkSource Specialist right here.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens
3:00 PM
7/26/2016
Explore Summer Book Swap
Recycle books you have at home! <br /><br />How it works:<br />1.Bring gently used books to share <br />2. Search the books others brought <br />3. Choose new treasures to take home <br />Things to consider:<br />Bring books you would want to take home. <br />Bring books for children and teens.<br />Enjoy snacks. For children and teens.

Intended audience: School-Age
3:00 PM
7/26/2016
Get Up and Active with All Around This World with Musician Jay Sand
All Around This World is a unique, interactive global music and world cultures program for children 0-9 years old that encourages children and their families to explore the world by enjoying global music, rhythms and movement. Funded by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library and the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: School-Age
3:30 PM
7/26/2016
Explore Summer DIY Teens: Terrariums
Create your own terrarium in a jar. Also, learn about awesome library resources that can help your creative sparks grow. Please register for this program.

Intended audience: Teens
3:30 PM
7/26/2016
Teen Gaming
Teens! Drop in for some video games on our Wii and Wii U! Mario Cart, Smash Brothers, Nintendoland and more! We've got board and card games too. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Teens, Tweens
3:30 PM
7/26/2016
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: School-Age, All Ages
4:00 PM
7/26/2016
Brier LEGO® Club
Learn and play with LEGO®! Work together or independently to build and create anything you can imagine. For ages 5 and up. Supported by Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and Friends of the Brier Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
5:00 PM
7/26/2016
Get Up and Active with All Around This World with Musician Jay Sand
All Around This World is a unique, interactive global music and world cultures program for children 0-9 years old that encourages children and their families to explore the world by enjoying global music, rhythms and movement. This program is funded by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library and the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: School-Age
5:30 PM
7/26/2016
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
6:00 PM
7/26/2016
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
6:30 PM
7/26/2016
Family Storytime
Enjoy stories, sing-along songs, rhymes, and creative activities to prepare for the adventure of early reading! All ages are welcome. Supported by Friends of the Mukilteo Library.<br />

Intended audience: Preschool
7:00 PM
7/26/2016
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
9:15 AM
7/27/2016
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
7/27/2016
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. Supported by Friends of the Mill Creek Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:00 AM
7/27/2016
Get Up and Active with All Around the World
Get MOVING. You and your kids will pat, clap, hop, jump, spin and dance along to All Around This World’s interactive international songs.

Intended audience: Preschool, School-Age
10:00 AM
7/27/2016
Storytime Science
Let imaginations run wild with fun books and easy science activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading and learning. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:30 AM
7/27/2016
Ready Readers: Summer Family 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 18 months to 5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:30 AM
7/27/2016
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 may follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:30 AM
7/27/2016
Discovery Storytime
Join us each week to explore a new fun theme with stories, songs and activities geared to early learners ages 2-5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Mountlake Terrace Library.<br />

Intended audience: Preschool
10:30 AM
7/27/2016
Summer Family Storytime
Get moving and grooving with books and puppets, songs, games and hands-on activities that will help children develop motor, listening and literacy skills. All ages welcome. Supported by the Stanwood Friends of the Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
11:00 AM
7/27/2016
Family Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with amazing stories, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. All ages are welcome. Caregiver required. Supported by Darrington Friends of the library.

Intended audience: Preschool
11:00 AM
7/27/2016
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 Edmonds Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
11:00 AM
7/27/2016
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
11:30 AM
7/27/2016
Explore Summer: Poetry in Motion
Experience the power of words to move you! Play games with words, dance with words, build an action poem and assemble a puzzle poem. For school-age children.

Intended audience: School-Age
1:00 PM
7/27/2016
All Around This World with Musician Jay Sand
Join us for a unique, interactive global music and world cultures program that encourages children and their families to explore the world by enjoying global music, rhythms, and movement. For children and families.

Intended audience: All Ages
2:00 PM
7/27/2016
Explore Summer: Yoga for the Young
We will learn strength-building poses like Cat, Cow, Warrior, Lion and Frog. Then finish with a fun meditation exercise to improve focus and de-stress. Dress for comfort. For ages 5-12. Supported by Friends of the Mukilteo Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:00 PM
7/27/2016
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
7/27/2016
Book A Librarian: Tech
During this 60-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: Adults
2:00 PM
7/27/2016
Explore Summer: Keep Your Stick on the Ice!
Discover the science that makes ice hockey one of the fastest and most skilled games in the world and learn how hockey can even teach us life lessons. Ages 5-11. Supported by Friends of the Brier Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:00 PM
7/27/2016
Drop-In Job Help
Where support for most job-match sites stops at the keyboard, WorkSource and Sno-Isle Libraries offer you access to career specialists who can help you with your job hunt. Let the WorkSource Team help you with answers to your Job Search, Résumé, Career Coaching and other questions you may have concerning getting back to work, finding a better job or advancing your career. Drop in and see a WorkSource Specialist right here.

Intended audience: All Ages
3:00 PM
7/27/2016
Digital Downloads - Zinio, Freegal, and Hoopla
Learn how to access free movies, music, and magazines on your computer or mobile device. Find out how to stream movies, download music legally, and more! This class provides an overview of these exciting services and the information needed to start enjoying them on your own. Bring your library card and device for hands-on help after the overview.

Intended audience: Adults
3:00 PM
7/27/2016
Drop-In Job Help
Where support for most job-match sites stops at the keyboard, WorkSource and Sno-Isle Libraries offers you access to career specialists who can help you with your job hunt. Let the WorkSource Team help you with answers to your job search, resume, career coaching and other questions you may have concerning getting back to work, finding a better job or advancing your career. Drop in and see a WorkSource Specialist right here.

Intended audience: Adults
3:00 PM
7/27/2016
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
4:30 PM
7/27/2016
Junior Monroe Wednesday Writers
Calling all teen writers! Looking for a supportive place to share your writing? Join the Junior Monroe Wednesday Writers and get feedback and guidance from your peers, a published author, and library staff. All writers in grades 6-12 are welcome.

Intended audience: Teens
6:00 PM
7/27/2016
Digital Downloads: Zinio, Freegal, and Hoopla
Learn how to access free movies, music, and magazines on your computer or mobile device. Find out how to stream movies, download music legally, and more! This class provides an overview of these exciting services and the information needed to start enjoying them on your own. Bring your library card and device for hands-on help after the overview. Preregistration required.

Intended audience: Adults
6:00 PM
7/27/2016
Dual Language Nights
Continue learning in English and Spanish with other families. Designed to support Frank Wagner Elementary's Dual Language Program. For K-3rd grades.

Intended audience: All Ages
6:30 PM
7/27/2016
Ready for Kindergarten
Children will gain basic knowledge and skills, such as, identifying shapes and letters, counting to 100, using scissors, and taking turns. Instruction is provided for parents to guide their child. Group activities will focus on literacy, music and movement. At the end of each program children go through the lunch line for a light meal. Children will learn self-control from the structured environment and close one-on-one time with a parent. Parents will gain a clearer understanding of kindergarten curriculum and teacher expectations and how they can support their child’s learning outside the classroom. Parents must stay for the whole one hour program each week.<br />Space is limited, and priority will be given to children identified as having the greatest need. There is no charge for this program. <br />Supported by Friends of the Mukilteo Library and Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.

Intended audience: School-Age
7:00 PM
7/27/2016
Family Storytime
Books, songs, rhymes, movement activities and more! For ages 3-11 and caregiver. Supported by Friends of the Mill Creek Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
9:00 AM
7/28/2016
Lit for Fun
Join us for a discussion of Elizabeth Strout's "The Burgess Boys." Tender, tough-minded, loving, and deeply illuminating about the ties that bind us to family and home, The Burgess Boys is Elizabeth Strout’s newest and perhaps most astonishing work of literary art. For adults.

Intended audience: Adults
9:00 AM
7/28/2016
Book-A-Librarian
During this 45-minute session, you will receive personal coaching on a variety of library resources. Popular topics include in-depth research; Readers’ Advisory; setting up an email account; and instruction on the use of the Polaris catalog. Preregistration required.

Intended audience: Adults
9:15 AM
7/28/2016
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
7/28/2016
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
7/28/2016
Family Storytime
Let imaginations run wild with amazing stories, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For birth through five years old. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Coupeville Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
9:30 AM
7/28/2016
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
9:30 AM
7/28/2016
Family Storytime
Funny stories and action songs will make you giggle and move while getting your little ones ready to read. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 18 months and up with a caregiver.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:00 AM
7/28/2016
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
10:00 AM
7/28/2016
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
10:00 AM
7/28/2016
On your mark, get set...PLAY!
Join us on the back lawn of the library for outside fun! Pick up a hula hoop, sidewalk chalk, balls, bubbles, and more! Come get some exercise playing with your family and neighbors. In the event of rain, we will meet in the large meeting room in the library. For all ages. Funded by Friends of the Lynnwood Library.

Intended audience: All Ages
10:00 AM
7/28/2016
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. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required. Funded by the Friends of the Marysville Library

Intended audience: Preschool
10:00 AM
7/28/2016
Ready Readers: Baby Storytime
Babies and their favorite adults learn to love reading together with stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes. Playtime follows. For ages 3 months to 2 years. Caregiver required.

Intended audience: Preschool
10:30 AM
7/28/2016
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
10:30 AM
7/28/2016
All Around This World
Get Up and ACTIVE with All Around This World! We'll take you and your kids on a global adventure and get your bodies and minds MOVING. Jay Sand, of All Around This World, the global music and world cultures program for kids and their families, will be your guide on a musical journey from continent to continent, teaching you interactive, international songs and traditional dances as you clap, hop, jump, spin and dance along. Great for infants-in-arms to age 9. Funded by Friends of the Mukilteo Library

Intended audience: Preschool, School-Age
10:30 AM
7/28/2016
Family Storytime
Funny stories and action songs will make you giggle and move while getting your little ones ready to read. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 18 months and up with a caregiver.

Intended audience: Preschool
11:00 AM
7/28/2016
Summer 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. Caregiver required. Ages 3-5. Supported by Friends of the Brier Library.

Intended audience: Preschool
11:00 AM
7/28/2016
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: All Ages
11:00 AM
7/28/2016
Explore Summer: The Animals of the Amazon
Stories, art and games inspired by the awesome animals of the Amazon Rainforest. For children ages 6-11. Funded by Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
11:00 AM
7/28/2016
Explore Summer: Super Sports Trivia Challenge
Learn fun facts about Washington’s favorite teams, give your brain a sports trivia workout and cheer on your friends in silly group challenges. You might even score a prize! For school-age children. Supported by Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
12:00 PM
7/28/2016
SCORE, Counselors to America's Small Business
Learn new know-how for your business. SCORE, Counselors to America's Small Business, provides experienced experts who can give general business advice about starting and running a small business. Please sign up in advance for your one-hour appointment at the Lynnwood Library information desk. Counseling sessions are free of charge. This program is presented in partnership with Seattle SCORE Chapter 55.

Intended audience: Adults
1:00 PM
7/28/2016
How to Start a Business
Learn how to write a business plan using the Small Business Administration's format. In the process you will discover some library tools that can save you hundreds of dollars. Seating is limited. Please preregister at www.sno-isle.org or call the library at 360-675-5115. Supported by the Island County Economic Development Council.

Intended audience: Adults
2:00 PM
7/28/2016
Trivia Thursdays: Harry Potter
Get sorted into a Hogwarts House, then play as a team for points in our Harry Potter trivia challenge! The winning house members will each receive a fun Potterhead prize, and everyone will get to create and take home their own Hogwarts neckties after the contest has concluded. <br />This Explore Summer event is supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library.

Intended audience: Teens, Tweens
2:00 PM
7/28/2016
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
7/28/2016
Explore Summer: Batty for Baseball!
Are you up to a baseball challenge? Test your mental and physical skills with fun baseball activities, facts & experiments! Supported by Friends of the Edmonds Library.<br />

Intended audience: School-Age
2:00 PM
7/28/2016
Explore Summer: Minecraft Build Challenge
Get in the game with Minecraft! Play with your fellow teens and tweens and work together or on your own to build the best Minecraft structure. Space is limited, and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Intended audience: Teens, Tweens
2:00 PM
7/28/2016
I Spy
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to come and test your espionage skills, decode secret documents and learn about the thrilling and dangerous lives of spies throughout history. For school age children. Incognito attire is welcome.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:30 PM
7/28/2016
Explore Summer: Animals of the Amazon
Stories, art and games inspired by the awesome animals of the Amazon Rainforest. For children ages 6-11. Funded by Friends of the Freeland Library.

Intended audience: School-Age
2:30 PM
7/28/2016
Green Screen: the Marysville Summer Games edition
Be a runner, swimmer, diver, or gymnast... even win a gold medal! We will help you create a memorable Summer Games experience using our green screen equipment and Photoshop. Please bring a flash drive to save your image.

Intended audience: Adults, Teens, School-Age
3:00 PM
7/28/2016
Book Buddies
Parents! Is your 2nd or 3rd grader a reluctant reader? Perhaps Book Buddies is for them! This program is a fun, confidence-building opportunity for your child to practice reading with a specially trained teen volunteer. Book Buddies group sessions will be Thursday afternoons from 3:00 to 4:30 pm, July 7 to August 11, 2015. Register online or at the library. Accepted students must fill out a reading contract and commit to attending 4 of the 6 sessions. Supported by the Friends of the Mukilteo Library

Intended audience: School-Age
3:00 PM
7/28/2016
Mystery Lovers Book Group: Waverly Curtis
Share your love of mysteries. Read any book by Waverly Curtis and join the discussion. Supported by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library.

Intended audience: Adults
5:30 PM
7/28/2016
Power Job Searching
Learn how to use the A - Z and HelpNow databases to become a power job searcher. Take your job search to the next level through these free resources.

Intended audience: Adults
6:00 PM
7/28/2016
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
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