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Vancouver Community Library

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901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
360-906-5000 http://www.fvrl.org/loc/va

July 2018

Vancouver Chess Club

July 2, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

July 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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July 2019

Vancouver Chess Club

July 18 @ 3:53 pm
WA United States
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English Conversation Circle

July 18 @ 3:53 pm
WA United States
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Hello Vancouver

July 18 @ 3:53 pm
WA United States
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Vancouver Chess Club

July 18 @ 3:53 pm
WA United States
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English Conversation Circle

July 18 @ 3:53 pm
WA United States
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July 2018

Vancouver Chess Club

July 23, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

July 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Vancouver Chess Club

July 30, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

July 31, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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August 2018

Vancouver Chess Club

August 6, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

August 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Vancouver Chess Club

August 13, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

August 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Vancouver Chess Club

August 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

August 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Vancouver Chess Club

August 27, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

August 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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September 2018

English Conversation Circle

September 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Vancouver Chess Club

September 10, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

September 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Readers and Writers Book Club

September 12, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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The club will meet in the fourth floor meeting room.

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Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle

September 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until September 29, 2018

An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until September 29, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Dr. Alexander Bolotnikov begins the seminar “Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle” at the Vancouver Community Public Library on C Street. The 13-session seminar looks at how holidays shape communities, while also having the potential to divide them. Some of the questions Bolotnikov will explore include: Why do we celebrate holidays? How do holidays create identity? How did Christian holidays originate? and more. Past seminars held by Bolotnikov may be viewed at Vancouver-Jewish.com.

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Vancouver Chess Club

September 17, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

September 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Vancouver Chess Club

September 24, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Bring a board and chess pieces or use ones available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

September 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 30, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a comfortable setting. Everyone is welcome. Children’s activities provided.

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Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle

September 27, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 29, 2018

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 29, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Dr. Alexander Bolotnikov begins the seminar “Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle” at the Vancouver Community Public Library on C Street. The 13-session seminar looks at how holidays shape communities, while also having the potential to divide them. Some of the questions Bolotnikov will explore include: Why do we celebrate holidays? How do holidays create identity? How did Christian holidays originate? and more. Past seminars held by Bolotnikov may be viewed at Vancouver-Jewish.com.

Find out more »

Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle

September 28, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 29, 2018

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 29, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
+ Google Map

Dr. Alexander Bolotnikov begins the seminar “Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle” at the Vancouver Community Public Library on C Street. The 13-session seminar looks at how holidays shape communities, while also having the potential to divide them. Some of the questions Bolotnikov will explore include: Why do we celebrate holidays? How do holidays create identity? How did Christian holidays originate? and more. Past seminars held by Bolotnikov may be viewed at Vancouver-Jewish.com.

Find out more »

Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle

September 29, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 29, 2018

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 29, 2018

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
+ Google Map

Dr. Alexander Bolotnikov begins the seminar “Holiday Crisis and Identity Tangle” at the Vancouver Community Public Library on C Street. The 13-session seminar looks at how holidays shape communities, while also having the potential to divide them. Some of the questions Bolotnikov will explore include: Why do we celebrate holidays? How do holidays create identity? How did Christian holidays originate? and more. Past seminars held by Bolotnikov may be viewed at Vancouver-Jewish.com.

Find out more »

November 2018

Dia de los Muertos Celebration at the Vancouver Library

November 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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free

The Vancouver Community Library will host a free Día de los Muertos party from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11, in the Columbia Room. There will be live music, activities and entertainment, includingMexican rope dances, Latin belly dance, pre-Hispanic and traditional Mexican dancing, plus themed crafts for all ages.

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Readers and Writers Book Club

November 14, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Read a book of your choice, write a review and share. In the fourth floor meeting room. For more information, contact melaniekukkola@gmail.com or 360-521-6877.    

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Friends of Vancouver Community Library Holiday Sale

November 17, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2018 at 12:00pm

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Unique items and books on sale: cross set kits, books patterns and magazines. In the Columbia Room.

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Friends of Vancouver Community Library Holiday Sale

November 18, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2018 at 12:00pm

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Unique items and books on sale: cross set kits, books patterns and magazines. In the Columbia Room.

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December 2018

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

December 2, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance of early detection and benefits of a diagnosis; possible tests and assessments for the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer's Association resources. A part of the free Alzheimer's Association Winter Educational programs. To learn more or register, call 1-800-272-3900.

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Dementia Conversations

December 9, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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When someone is showing signs of dementia, it’s time to talk. Often, conversations with family about changing behaviors can be challenging and uncomfortable. This program provides tips for breaking the ice with family so you can address some of the most common issues that are difficult to discuss: Going to the doctor for a diagnosis or medical treatment, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans for future care. A part of the free Alzheimer's Association Winter…

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Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s

December 16, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease is an interactive two-part program where participants will have a chance to learn about important legal and financial issues to consider, how to put plans in place, and how to access legal and financial resources. A part of the free Alzheimer's Association Winter Educational programs. To learn more or register, call 1-800-272-3900.

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January 2019

Vancouver Chess Club

January 7 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

January 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Vancouver Chess Club

January 14 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

Find out more »

English Conversation Circle

January 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Business Research Information Session

January 16 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Meet the business librarian for an overview and informative session on how to use subscription based online databases to start and grow a small business. Bring a laptop or devices. Advance registration is required. To register, call 360-906-5000 or fill out the form online at https://fvrl.librarymarket.com/business-research-information-session-1.

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English Conversation Circle

January 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Forum at the Library: The Stigma of Mental Illness

January 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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The stigma of mental illness: What it mean to individuals, families and community. Attendees will hear from community members and healthcare professionals who have experienced the stigma around mental health firsthand. The goal is to create an atmosphere where people can talk openly, learn from one another and generate ideas for how to de-stigmatize mental health in the community. Panel members are Tom Myklebust, National Alliance on Mental Illness; Amy Ford, certified peer/accountant, NAMI; Heather Dornberger, Community Voices Are Born;…

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Vancouver Chess Club

January 28 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

January 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Business Research Information Session

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Meet the business librarian for an overview and informative session on how to use subscription-based online databases to start and grow a small business. Bring a laptop or devices. Advance registration is required. To register, call 360-906-5000 or fill out the form online at https://fvrl.librarymarket.com/business-research-information-session-2

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February 2019

Vancouver Chess Club

February 4 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

February 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Vancouver Chess Club

February 11 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

Find out more »

English Conversation Circle

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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English Conversation Circle

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Vancouver Chess Club

February 25 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

Find out more »

English Conversation Circle

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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March 2019

Vancouver Chess Club

March 4 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

Find out more »

English Conversation Circle

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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City of Vancouver Hosts Community Services Open House

March 6 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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free

Are you having trouble finding affordable housing or are you facing potential homelessness and aren’t sure who can help? Are you interested in programs to help you purchase a home at an affordable price? Do you want to start your own small business, but you’re not sure where to start? Are you looking for help with addiction or mental health concerns? Do you have urgently-needed home repairs that you can’t afford to make? The City of Vancouver’s Community Development Block…

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Community services open house

March 6 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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The City of Vancouver’s Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnerships program is sponsoring a free community services open house designed to help connect people needing assistance with local service providers. Representatives from over 25 local service agencies will be on hand to answer questions, provide program information and make referrals. People needing services, community members who just want get more familiar with the different social services available to Vancouver residents, and people who are interested in volunteering to help…

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Vancouver Chess Club

March 11 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Vancouver Chess Club

March 18 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

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English Conversation Circle

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Research boot camp for entrepreneurs

March 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Learn how to use library online resources to gauge market potential, perform market research and find customers. The session will include hands-on time to practice searching skills. Bring your own laptop or use one of the library’s desktop computers. Bring a flash drive to save your work if you opt to use a library desktop computer. Space is limited to the first 12 participants. Arrive early to reserve a spot. A sign-up sheet will be made available 15 minutes before…

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Research Boot Camp For Entrepreneurs

March 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Learn how to use library online resources to gauge market potential, perform market research and find customers. The session will include hands-on time to practice searching skills. Bring your own laptop or use one of the library’s desktop computers. Bring a flash drive to save work if you opt to use a library desktop computer. Meeting is in the Computer Classroom, Level 1. Space is limited to the first 12 participants. Arrive early to reserve a spot. A sign-up sheet…

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Vancouver Chess Club

March 25 @ 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Drop in for informal chess games. Participants may bring their own board or pieces, or there are some available. All ages and abilities welcome.

Find out more »

English Conversation Circle

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Fix Household Items for Free at the Repair Cafe

March 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Columbia Springs and Repair Clark County invite the public to the next Repair Cafe from 5 to 7 p.m. March 27 at Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St., Vancouver. Attendees can bring small household items and have them fixed for free by skilled volunteers. Examples of items include bicycles, clothing for quick-sew mending, small home appliances or electronics, jewelry, or tools and knives for sharpening. At this Repair Cafe, library personnel will be demonstrating the uses of 3D printers to print three-dimensional small replacement parts,…

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Personal Finance Series: Credit

March 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Credit can be an overwhelming topic, but understanding credit is critical for managing one‘s finances responsibly, as credit can affect many aspects of life. A partnership of IQ Credit Union and Vancouver Community Library.

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April 2019

English Conversation Circle

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Visions and Voices: A Community Art Experience

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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The Vancouver Community Library is proud to present “Visions & Voices,” a creative art exchange where community members were invited to offer a visual art piece or a written piece. They were then anonymously paired to respond to each other's work. The original visual art and written pieces are displayed alongside the response pieces, resulting in a truly unique, interdisciplinary exhibition of work. An opening reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 5, in the Columbia…

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English Conversation Circle

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Readers and Writers Book Club

April 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Read a book of your choice, write a review and share. In the fourth floor meeting room. For more information, contact melaniekukkola@gmail.com or 360-521-6877. The group meets nine times a year from September through May on the second Wednesday of the month.

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Personal Finance Workshop: Home Buying

April 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or an experienced house-hopping veteran, buying a house comes with a lot of questions and decision making. With so many options on the market, how do you possibly decide? Attend this  home buying seminar to helpplan for purchasing a home. This event series is a partnership between IQ Credit Union and Vancouver Community Library.

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Grant Research for Nonprofits

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Attendees will learn how to use Foundation Directory Online to find potential funders for your nonprofits. FDO offers the most exhaustive and up-to-date information on the social sector to fuel fundraising missions. See expanded, in-depth profiles of each grantmaker, plus inside looks at the grants they've actually made. Bring your own laptop or use one of the library’s desktop computers. Bring a flash drive to save your work if you opt to use a library desktop computer. Space is limited…

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Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic Featuring Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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The next Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic features Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna at a different-than-usual time and location: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on April 11 with open mic sign ups from 6 to 6:30 p.m. in the Columbia Room at Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St., Vancouver. Admission is free. The event will be followed by a happy hour and after-party with Castro Luna at Niche Wine Bar, 1013 Main St., Vancouver. Castro will also be signing…

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English Conversation Circle

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Free Workshop: “How to Talk Across the Political Divide”

April 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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In partnership with Better Angels, this free workshop, "How to Talk Across the Political Divide," will focus on learning more effective communication skills that are designed to facilitate civil and constructive conversations. The workshop will be held in the Columbia Room at the Vancouver Community Library from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17. Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost.

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English Conversation Circle

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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“Poetry Moves” celebrates its fourth year of poetry on C-Tran buses

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Artstra's Poetry Moves program displays poems from local and regional poets in every C-Tran bus, refreshed with new poems every six-months. So celebrate the next season's poetry selections, join in a free celebration of poetry with readings from local and regional poets plus music and an interpretive dance performance, from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, in the Columbia Room, Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St., Vancouver. Light refreshments will be provided. "Retired" poem bus placards, suitable for…

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Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

April 29 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Now science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging. To learn more or register, call 1-800-272-3900.

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English Conversation Circle

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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May 2019

Developing Condominiums, Subdivisions and Cooperatives

May 2 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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For developers, surveyors, municipal staff and property managers. Laws for creating and managing residential, commercial and mixed-use developments has changed. Learn about the Washington Uniform Common Interest Ownership Act and how it affects you. For more information or to register, contact Lydia@HorensteinLawGroup.com or call 360-696-4100.

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“The Public” – A Community Conversation

May 2 @ 6:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Did you see the movie, "The Public"? Are you called to action? Join us for a community conversation to discuss homelessness in Clark County. We encourage concerned citizens, community organizations, business owners, healthcare providers, police, local government officials, and neighbors experiencing homelessness to start the conversation. Coffee and cookies provided by Friends of Vancouver Community Library in the Columbia Room.

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Vancouver High Schools Student Photography Exhibit: “Everyday Heroes”

May 3 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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A public art installation created by and featuring photos of students from Skyview and Hudson’s Bay high schools and Vancouver School of Arts and Academics will be on display at the Vancouver Community Library, 901 C Street, from May 2 to June 2. The installation is part of a global art project called Inside Out Project. Inside Out gives everyone the opportunity to share their portrait and make a statement about what they stand for. Students and other school community…

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English Conversation Circle

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Free

Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Readers and Writers Book Club

May 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until May 8, 2019

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Read a book of your choice, write a review and share. In the fourth floor meeting room. For more information, contact melaniekukkola@gmail.com or 360-521-6877. The group meets nine times a year from September through May on the second Wednesday of the month.

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7 Tips for Writing Social Media Content

May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Ever wondered how to write for your business website and social media? Come to this class and learn time-saving tips for creating content that brings you customers. Kathy Bazan built a corporate Facebook page from zero to over 9,500 likes in 2 1/2 years. She teaches participants based on her experiences. There is no cost to attend. Event is in the Skamania Room. Registration is required to ensure seating. Register at https://wsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/99270723

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Free Workshop: 7 Tips for Writing Social Media Content

May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Learn time-saving tips for creating content that brings in customers. Kathy Bazan built a corporate Facebook page from zero to over 9,500 likes in 2½ years — and never bought an ad. She'll use her experience to share insights that you can use. There is no cost to attend. Registration is required at wsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/99270723.  

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10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

May 13 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Early detection gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. Attend this training to learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease. We’ll separate myth from reality and address commonly-held fears about Alzheimer’s in America. Hear from…

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English Conversation Circle

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Business e-resource essentials

May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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CORE and Vancouver Community Library are offering this free 90-minute seminar to acquaint entrepreneurs and business owners with the use of some of the most powerful business research tools available today. This will be a “hands on” session – bring a laptop or use one of the library’s desktop computers as participants “dig into” data bases like ReferenceUSA, DemographicsNow or other small business reference sources. Bring a flash drive to save work if you opt to use a library desktop…

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Workshop: Business e-Resource Essentials

May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Learn how to research specific business information and articles on virtually any subject, industry or demographic. Meet both library research staff and SCORE volunteer business mentors to understand how they can help you start your business or take your enterprise to the next level. Learn how local, experienced SCORE volunteers can help you with free business resources and one-on-one mentoring. Bring your own laptop or use one of the library’s desktop computers as you dig into databases like ReferenceUSA, DemographicsNow…

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Next Chapter of Life

May 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Don't be scared, be prepared. Rory Bowman is back to help you gather what's needed to protect your loved ones and get peace of mind. This course is "Advanced Directives: Make your final health care wishes known." Located in the Klickitat Room, level 4.

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Effective Communication Strategies

May 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Communication is more than just talking and listening – it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, families need new ways to connect. Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies…

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English Conversation Circle

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Next Chapter of Life

May 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Don't be scared, be prepared. Rory Bowman is back to help you gather what's needed to protect your loved ones and get peace of mind. This class is "Basic Will: Learn what you need to know to create your own legal document." Located in the Klickitat Room, level 4.

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English Conversation Circle

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Practice speaking English in a group setting, led by a native-speaking volunteer. Meets weekly at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays.

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Connect and Navigate!: Small Business Resource Fair

May 29 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Find resources for every stage of your entrepreneurship adventure. Meet advisors, business counselors, and learn about available business resources all in one place. Register online.

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“Beyond Debate: Answers to 50 Misconceptions on Climate Change.”

May 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Dr. Shahir Masri, air pollution scientist at the University of California, Irvine, will discuss climate science and solutions in simple, straightforward terms. Current research in climate science can be confusing for the non-scientist, so come to this event as Dr Masri speaks about his book: “Beyond Debate: Answers to 50 Misconceptions on Climate Change.” This event is sponsored by the Vancouver Chapter of Citizens Climate Lobby. (CCL)

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