Doodle Hour – Relax and de-stress with coloring for big people. Drop in anytime to enjoy coloring pages and colored pens or pencils provided by Friends of Island Library. Adults, Grades 6-12, October through Dec. Island Library
Tech Training- Schedule a half-hour appointment at Island Library. Every Tuesdays, 3-6pm, by appointment. (360) 758-7259.
Study Time Power Hour – Teens, get together with your friends after school and get your homework done. Assist each other with your studies and practice using library resources for learning. Snacks provided by Friends of Island Library. Every Tuesday at 4:00 PM, Island Library
Zombie Games and Movie Making – Teens come to the library to get your Zombie face painted, dress up in Zombie attire, play some games, and create video scenes on phone and camera to share. Enjoy some snacks provided by Friends of Island Library. Grades 6-12, October 27th, 4:00-6:00 PM.
Chess Club – Play and learn the ancient game of kings. After school from 2:15 to 4:15 on Tuesdays. Grades K-5, Starting Nov. 3. Hanson Meeting, Island Library
Island Preschool Storytime– themed stories and more for ages 3 – 7. Monthly on Tuesday, Next one is October 6th, 6:30 – 7:00 PM in the Hanson Meeting Room.
Happy Birthday Island Library – Island Library Turns 35! Come in and celebrate. Enjoy cookies and pictures from the past. Share stories at 6:30pm. All Ages/Family , October 27th, Hanson Community Room, Island Library.
Scrabble in the Afternoon– In the Hanson Meeting Room every Thursdays at 3:00 PM.
Events Sponsored by FOIL
FOIL’s Annual Meeting will be held, in conjunction with the Library Birthday Celebration, on October 27th at 6:30 PM at the Library. Next year’s slate of officers will be presented and voted upon. All are invited.
Saved from Enlightenment: The Memoir of an Unlikely Devotee- Tarini Bauliya will share stories from her new book, a candid, touching and humorous perspective of her lifelong spiritual journey. Tea and cookies served. Books sales to benefit Friends of Island Library. Adult Program, Nov. 8th, 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Island Library.
Totem Pole Journey with Lummi Master Carver Jewell James – Jewell James asks, “Is this the world we want to leave to our children?” He will talk about this year’s journey, named “Our Shared Responsibilities”, which travels from Bellingham to Montana, home of the Cheyenne, and raises awareness about the export of fossil fuels. All Ages/Family, Nov. 14th, 7:30 – 8:30. Island Library.