BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 @ 9:00am
Library Community Room

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Summer of Space @ the Library

July 9, 12, 20, & 26

Join us as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! The Library will have a variety of programs for kids, teens and adults throughout the month of July. Explore rockets, Apollo missions, stargazing, and NASA in free events for all ages. We are especially excited to partner with Solar System Ambassador Amy Oliver, and Pedro Martinez with the NASA Johnson Space Center. The Universe, Galaxies, and Planets will be on display throughout the Library, including a scale model of our Solar System.

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63rd ANNUAL LIBRARY FAIR

Saturday, August 10th

10:00am – 3:00pm

in the Library parking lot


Be a Birder! @ the Library

Bird Blitz at Moran State Park
Monday, August 12 - 10am to 3pm

Join KWIAHT and fellow citizen scientists as we document the diversity of birds in Moran State Park. No experience necessary for this fun and educational family event. Meet at the Cascade Lake picnic area and help us find the birds. You may even win a prize!


2019 Coast Salish Speaker Series

Friday, August 23, 2018 @ 6:00pm
in the Ann Graves Reading Area

Althea Wilson is a documentary filmmaker and member of the Lummi nation. She will be screening her film “Revitalizing Cultural Knowledge and Honoring Sacred Waters", which documents the oral history of the Lummi people who fished and lived at the mouth of the Nooksack River.

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Tech Made Simple

Tech Made Simple — classes for the ‘non-tech savvy’ presented monthly on the second Tuesday at 10:00am. Offered for free to the community, everyone is welcome. Presented by RockTech Trainers, these interactive classes are fun and informative. You do not need to sign up for these seminars: just come in!

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Washington Rural Heritage

Washington Rural Heritage is a collection of historic materials documenting the early culture, industry, and community life of Washington State. The collection is an ongoing project of small, rural libraries and partnering cultural institutions, guided by an initiative of the Washington State Library.

Visit the Orcas Island Heritage page here.

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YouTube Channel

  • Library Grand Re-Opening Celebration - Short Version [8:38]
  • Library Grand Re-Opening Celebration - Long Version [43:48]
  • Jens Kruse: "What can we learn from the Weimar Republic in Germany?"
Watch
  • 8.17.2019
  • Saturday | 11:00am
  • Storytime on the Village Green
  • 8.19.2019
  • Monday | 11:00am
  • Taming Technology in the Community Room
  • 8.20.2019
  • Tuesday | 10:30am
  • Genealogy Club in Community Room
  • 8.20.2019
  • Tuesday | 3:30pm
  • Chess Club in the Community Room
  • 8.21.2019
  • Thursday | 11:00am
  • Storytime in the Children's Room
  • 8.22.2019
  • Thursday | 3:30pm
  • Table of Contents Book Club in Maria's Room
  • 8.23.2019
  • Friday | 6:00pm
  • 2019 Coast Salish Speaker Series
  • in the Ann Graves Reading Area
  • 8.24.2019
  • Saturday | 11:00am
  • Storytime on the Village Green
  • 8.26.2019
  • Monday | 11:00am
  • Taming Technology in the Community Room
  • 8.29.2019
  • Thursday | 11:00am
  • Storytime in the Children's Room
  • 8.31.2019
  • Saturday | 11:00am
  • Storytime on the Village Green
  • 9.2.2019
  • Monday
  • LIBRARY CLOSED
  • Happy Labor Day

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