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Book discussion of Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides at the Sequim Branch Library

December 31, 2012 - Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, January 12, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Storytimes at the Forks Library

December 21, 2012 - The Forks Branch of the North Olympic Library System will present weekly storytimes throughout the winter. Preschool storytimes will be on Friday mornings at 10:30am beginning January 4 and continuing through March 29.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read for Everyone at the Sequim Branch Library

December 20, 2012 - On Wednesday, January 9 from 3 to 4pm, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will offer Paws to ReadRead Full Article

Bringing in the New Year with Teen movie night at the Sequim Library

December 10, 2012 - On Friday, December 28, at 5:30pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can ring in the New Year a few days early with the Teen Friday Movie for December, New Year’s EveRead Full Article

Discussion of The Invention of Hugo Cabret at the Port Angeles Library

December 4, 2012 - The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick will be discussed by the PALS book discussion group at 6:30pm on Wednesday, December 19, at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

December 3, 2012 - Continuing on Saturday, December 8, at 2pm the Port Angeles Main Library will offer Paws to Read on the second Saturday of each month through June 8.  Read Full Article

Art in the Library at the Sequim Branch Library

November 20, 2012 - On Friday, December 7, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will be part of Sequim’s First Friday Art Walk when it features painter Shirley Mercer at an after-hours reception from 6pm until 8pm.  Read Full Article

Kids Create – Art in the Library at the Port Angeles Library

November 13, 2012 - As part of the Kids Create program series, the Port Angeles Main Library will offer painting instruction with artist Carrie Rodlend on November 17 from 2pm – 4pm.  Read Full Article

Winter Crafting Program presented by Doodlebugs at the Sequim Branch Library

November 13, 2012 - Get in the festive mood with a paper crafting program, presented by Doodlebugs, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, on Saturday, December 1 at 10am.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

November 2, 2012 - On Saturday, November 10 at 2pm, the Port Angeles Main Library will host the Olympic Gentle Paws therapy dogs during the PAWS to Read program for children and families.  Read Full Article

Get Silly with Jim Gill!

November 2, 2012 - Toddler and preschoolers get ready to dance! Nationally renowned children’s musician, author, and performer Jim Gill will visit the Port Angeles Main Library Saturday, November 17 at 10:30am.  Read Full Article

Story People at the Port Angeles Library Art Blast on September 14

October 30, 2012 - The Art Blast on November 9 at 7pm, in the heart of the Port Angeles Main Library, will showcase Story People of Clallam CountyRead Full Article

Book discussion of In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez at the Sequim Branch Library

October 22, 2012 - In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, November 10, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Saturday Science at the Port Angeles Library

October 18, 2012 - On Saturday, November 3, at 2pm the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Main Library will start a new season of Saturday Science at the Library children’s science programs with an astronomy program from the PAHS Science Club.  Read Full Article

Teen movie night at the Sequim Library

October 8, 2012 - On Friday, October 26, at 5:30pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can sit back and enjoy Teen Friday Movie for October, Scott Pilgrim vs. The WorldRead Full Article

North Olympic Library Receives Gift of Art Books

October 2, 2012 - Art thrives at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). In addition to Art Blast! events and Art in the Library exhibits at the Port Angeles and Sequim libraries, NOLS is getting a fresh infusion of contemporary art books.  Read Full Article

Author Jennifer Bradbury to visit Port Angeles Main Library & Sequim Branch Library

October 2, 2012 - Jennifer Bradbury, an acclaimed author of novels for young adults, will visit the North Olympic Library System on October 17 and 18 in celebration of Teen Read Week.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

September 26, 2012 - On Saturday, October 13 at 2pm, the Port Angeles Main Library will welcome back the Olympic Gentle Paws therapy dogs for the PAWS to Read program for children and families.  Read Full Article

Kids’ Book Club to meet at Sequim Library

September 25, 2012 - On Tuesday, October 16 at 6:30pm, the Kids’ Book Club will resume at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. October’s book selection is Holes by Louis Sachar.  Read Full Article

Genealogy Basics at the Sequim Library

September 25, 2012 - On Wednesday, October 10 at 6pm, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will present Genealogy Basics, with Renee Mizar, Communications Coordinator for the Museum and Arts Center.  Read Full Article

Eye on Clallam for 9-23-12: North Olympic Library System Board of Trustees

September 21, 2012 - The North Olympic Library System Board of Trustees will meet on Thursday, September 27 at 5pm at the Sequim Branch Library, 630 North Sequim Avenue, Sequim, WA.  Read Full Article

Preview the Port Angeles Symphony’s 2012-2013 season at the library

September 18, 2012 - Curious about the 2012-2013 Port Angeles Symphony season? Do you eagerly anticipate the rehearsal performances?  Read Full Article

Digital Scavenger Hunt at the Port Angeles Main Library, Saturday, September 29 at 1pm

September 13, 2012 - Get out your smartphone or tablet, and get ready to do something you never thought you’d do at the library! On September 29, at 1pm the Port Angeles Main Library is hosting the first-ever all-digital scavenger hunt throughout the library.  Read Full Article

A Retelling of The Scarlet Letter to Bring Awareness to Banned Books Week

September 10, 2012 - On Friday, September 28, at 5:30pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can sit back and learn about Banned Books Week by watching the Teen Friday Movie for September, Easy ARead Full Article

Discussion of Fahrenheit 451 at Port Angeles Library

September 4, 2012 - Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury’s classic novel about book burning, and the official graphic novel adaptation of Fahrenheit 451, by Tim Hamilton, will be discussed by the PALS book discussion group at 6:30pm on Wednesday, September 26, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Community Resource Fair at the Port Angeles Main Library

September 4, 2012 - Many organizations in Clallam County exist specifically to help people get through economic hard times. On Saturday, September 15 from 10am to 3pm, the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System will host a Community Resource Fair, making these valuable community resources more understandable and accessible.  Read Full Article

Dollars and Sense: Making the Most of Your Bank

August 31, 2012 - On Wednesday, Sept 19 at 6:30pm, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, the Library and First Federal Bank will collaborate to bring you Dollars & Sense: Making the Most of Your BankRead Full Article

Book discussion of Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand at the Sequim Branch Library

August 21, 2012 - Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, September 8, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Genealogy Workshop

August 9, 2012 - On Monday, August 20, from 1pm to 2:30pm, you can learn how to climb your family tree at a free genealogy workshop led by Barbara Williams at the Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Transcribed interviews with Forks community leader added to Forks Library collection

August 7, 2012 - A two-volume transcript of interviews with Forks resident Muriel Huggins was recently donated by Mrs. Huggins to the Forks Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert at the Sequim Branch Library

August 6, 2012 - On Saturday, August 25, from 6pm to 8pm, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will present the third in a series of Summertime Music! outdoor concerts, featuring TangaRead Full Article

Book discussion of Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver at the Sequim Branch Library

July 30, 2012 - Barbara Kingsolver’s novel Prodigal Summer will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, August 11, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Re-vegetating the Reservoirs, a River Story Program at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 25, 2012 - On Wednesday, August 8 at 7pm at the Port Angeles Main Library, Joshua Chenoweth, Olympic National Restoration Biologist, will discuss the complex and ambitious Elwha re-vegetation project.  Read Full Article

”Return of the River: The Making of a Documentary,” a River Story Event at the Port Angeles Main Library, Monday, July 30 at 7pm

July 18, 2012 - On Monday, July 30 at 7pm, at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System, filmmakers John Gussman and Jessica Plumb will discuss their experiences creating “Return of the River,” a documentary film about the Elwha, “a little river with a big story.”  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Library book discussion group announces forthcoming titles for 2012 -2013

July 20, 2012 - Did you know the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library sponsors a monthly book discussion group for adults?  Read Full Article

Recess Monkey to perform at Port Angeles and Sequim libraries

July 13, 2012 - On Tuesday, July 31 nationally-known entertainers Recess Monkey is coming to the Port Angeles and Sequim Libraries.  Read Full Article

The Pacific Science Center presents A Space Odyssey Show!

July 9, 2012 - On Tuesday, July 24, the Pacific Science Center brings its Space Odyssey show to the North Olympic Library System’s annual summer reading program.  Read Full Article

North Olympic Library System to present Housing: Renting, Owning, Evictions, and Foreclosures program

July 6, 2012 - The Port Angeles and Forks Libraries of the North Olympic Library System will present an informational program about tenants’ and homeowners’ rights.  Read Full Article

Nancy Stewart tunes for the very young at the Sequim and Port Angeles Libraries

July 5, 2012 - On Saturday, July 7, northwest-based musician Nancy Stewart will visit the North Olympic Library System’s Sequim Branch at 10:30am and the Port Angeles Main Library at 2pm to offer concerts of soft sounds and songs for babies and their families.  Read Full Article

Discussion of Sarah Vowell’s Unfamiliar Fishes at Port Angeles Library

July 3, 2012 - Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell will be discussed by the Reading PALS book discussion group at 6:30pm on Wednesday, July 25, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Found Treasures

June 30, 2012 - On Friday, July 13 at 3pm at the Port Angeles Branch of the North Olympic Library System, young adults in grades 6-12 can learn more about wire art.  Read Full Article

Call for Art, at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 27, 2012 - The late summer Art in the Library show at the Port Angeles Main Library will be a special juried show offered in conjunction with the River Story exhibit.  Read Full Article

Rick Hartman the Toymaker at the Port Angeles and Sequim Libraries

June 25, 2012 - On Tuesday, July 10, North Olympic Library System will present Rick Hartman The Toymaker at the Sequim Branch Library at 10:30am and at the Port Angeles Main Library at 2pm.  Read Full Article

Food Art Contest

June 21, 2012 - Young adults in grades 6-12 are invited to show their creative culinary skills on Thursday, July 12, 3pm at the Sequim Branch Library in a food art contest.  Read Full Article

Dream Analysis

June 21, 2012 - Have you ever wondered what your dreams mean? Learn some common dream themes and techniques for interpreting dreams. Young adults in grades 6-12 are invited to explore the mysterious and fascinating world of dreams at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Main Library on July 6 at 3pm.  Read Full Article

Reel Pizza Movie Nights: movies to be shown for Teens this summer at the Clallam Bay Branch Library

June 21, 2012 - Starting on Tuesday, July 3, at 5pm at the Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can sit back, relax, and enjoy pizza at the first of 3 bi-weekly movies to be shown as part of the Own The Night Summer Reading Program.  Read Full Article

River Fun, at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 20, 2012 - Kids and families can enjoy River Fun at the Port Angeles Main Library this summer. Two separate hands-on interactive programs will be presented by NatureBridge, on Saturday June 30, and Saturday July 14, at 10am, at the library.  Read Full Article

Reel Pizza Movie Nights: movies to be shown for Teens this summer at the Forks Branch Library

June 8, 2012 - Starting on Thursday, July 5, at 5:00pm at the Forks Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can sit back, relax, and enjoy pizza at the first of 2 bi-weekly movies to be shown for the Own The Night Summer Reading Program.  Read Full Article

Special Programs for the Young Adult Advisory Group this Summer in Sequim

June 13, 2012 - At 6pm on Tuesday, July 3, and again on Tuesday, August 7, teens in grades 6-12 can be part of the Sequim Library’s on-going Young Adult Advisory Group.  Read Full Article

Online Banking program at Forks Branch

June 11, 2012 - On June 27, 2011 at 6pm, the Forks branch of the North Olympic Library System will present “Basics of online banking” featuring Traci Pederson, Manager of the Forks Branch of First Federal.  Read Full Article

Voices of the Elwha, a River Story Program at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 4, 2012 - On Tuesday June 12, at the Port Angeles Main Library, Voices of the Elwha, a poetry reading, will celebrate the return of the wild Elwha River.  Read Full Article

Storytimes all summer at the Sequim Branch

June 7, 2012 - Storytimes for children will be offered all summer long at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. Starting on June 27 and continuing each Wednesday through August 1, excluding July 4, a weekly family storytime will be held at 10:30am.  Read Full Article

Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert at the Sequim Branch Library

June 4, 2012 - On Friday, June 22 from 6pm to 8pm, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will open its second annual series of Summertime Music! outdoor concerts with the Olympic Express Big Band.  Read Full Article

Voices of the Elwha, a River Story Program at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 4, 2012 - On Tuesday, June 12, at the Port Angeles Main Library, Voices of the Elwha, a poetry reading, will celebrate the return of the wild Elwha River.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 1, 2012 - On Saturday, June 9 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will offer Paws to Read for families. This will be the last session until autumn comes around.  Read Full Article

Author Kevin Emerson to visit Port Angeles Main Library

June 1, 2012 - Seattle-based author Kevin Emerson will visit the Port Angeles Main Library Wednesday, June 13 at 7pm to read from his latest book for young adults, The Lost CodeRead Full Article

Two New Electronic Resources Available at the North Olympic Library System

May 29, 2012 - Beginning June 1, there will be two new electronic resources available to anyone with a library card from the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Forks Branch Library

May 29, 2012 - Children can practice their reading skills with a trained therapy dog at the Forks Branch of the North Olympic Library System on Tuesday, June 5 between 3:30 and 4:30pm.  Read Full Article

Opening Reception for River Story Exhibit at the Port Angeles Main Library

May 25, 2012 - Festivities to celebrate the opening of the River Story Exhibit, and the accompanying Art in the Library show, will take place on June 1 at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of John Adams by David McCullough at the Sequim Branch Library

May 21, 2012 - John Adams by David McCullough will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, June 9, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Saturday Science at the Port Angeles Library

May 21, 2012 - On Saturday, June 2 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will offer the last of the season’s Saturday Science at the Library events.  Read Full Article

Art in the Library at the Sequim Branch Library

May 21, 2012 - On Friday, June 1, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will be part of Sequim’s First Friday Art Walk when it features painter Judy de Chantal at an after-hours reception from 5:30pm until 8pm.  Read Full Article

Mind-bending May Movie Selection for Sequim Teen Friday Movie

May 4, 2012 - On Friday, May 25, at 5:30pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can sit back, relax, and bend their minds at the Teen Friday Movie for May, Inception. The movie is rated PG-13.  Read Full Article

Time Traveling for Kids Book Club in May at Sequim Library

April 25, 2012 - On Tuesday, May 15 at 6:30pm, the Kids Book Club will meet at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. May’s book selection is A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle.  Read Full Article

El Día de los Niños Fiesta

April 23, 2012 - The North Olympic Library System invites families of all ages to celebrate El Día de los Niños at the Port Angeles Main Library, Saturday, April 28 at 2pm and at the Forks Branch Library on Monday, April 30 at 3:30pm.  Read Full Article

Northwest Author Jim Lynch to Visit Forks Library

April 23, 2012 - The Forks branch of the North Olympic Library System will host award winning northwest author Jim Lynch at a not-to-be-missed program on Wednesday, May 9, beginning at 6:30pm.  Read Full Article

Stories Across the Ages at the Sequim Library

April 16, 2012 - On Thursday, May 3 from 6-7:30pm, members of the Story People of Clallam County, including James the Obscure, Cherie Trebon, Elsa Johnson, and Pat Ferris, will perform stories for adults at the Sequim Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Celebrate National Poetry Month at Clallam County PoetrySLAM

April 11, 2012 - There will be a PoetrySlam for young poets and actors in grades 6 through 9 on April 20 at 6:30pm at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library.  Read Full Article

North Olympic Library System receives science education award

March 30, 2012 - The North Olympic Library System has recently been named a Science Champion for its support of advancing science education in Washington State for its innovative science-based programming and collections.  Read Full Article

“Celebrate Authorship” Series at the Sequim Branch Library

March 30, 2012 - The Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will offer the next program in its monthly “Celebrate Authorship” series on Saturday, April 21 at 3pm. Writer and filmmaker Kathryn Hunt will lead a workshop on Praise Poetry.  Read Full Article

Writing Workshops offered for Young Adults

March 28, 2012 - The North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will host a series of workshops for young writers beginning Wednesday, April 11 at 3:30pm and continuing for the next three Wednesdays.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

March 27, 2012 - On Saturday, April 14 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will once again offer Paws to Read for families.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd at the Sequim Branch Library

March 26, 2012 - The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, April 14, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Saturday Science at the Port Angeles Library

March 19, 2012 - On Saturday, April 7 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will offer the next in its series of Saturday Science at the Library events. April’s program will feature educators from NatureBridge who will share microscopic views of forest treasures.  Read Full Article

Art in the Library at the Sequim Branch Library

March 19, 2012 - During the months of April and May, Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will feature the work of photographer Marilyn Santiago. Due to the artist’s scheduled absence, no opening event will be held.  Read Full Article

Charlie Williams “The Noiseguy” at the Port Angeles and Sequim Libraries

March 14, 2012 - On Wednesday, April 4 North Olympic Library System will present Charlie Williams “The Noiseguy” at 10:30am at the Sequim Branch and again at 2pm at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Young Adult Advisory Group Gears up to Help with Summer Programs at the Sequim Branch Library

March 14, 2012 - On Tuesday, April 3, at 6pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens in grades 6-12 can join the Library’s Young Adult Advisory Group.f  Read Full Article

Legos in the Library

March 6, 2012 - Get creative at the Port Angeles Main Library - join the library’s construction club! Saturday, March 24 from 2-3:30pm, kids of all ages are invited to realize their construction fantasies using the library’s collection of Lego building blocks.  Read Full Article

Discussion of Wes Moore’s The Other Wes Moore at Port Angeles Library

March 2, 2012 - The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore will be discussed at 6:30pm on Wednesday, March 28, at the Port Angeles Main Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Family Flicks at Port Angeles Library to feature Charlie the Lonesome Cougar

February 28, 2012 - Family Flicks at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will continue with Charlie the Lonesome Cougar showing at 2pm on March 18. Bob Beebe of Olympic Game Farm will be in attendance, sharing memories of the Sequim local residents and locations and game farm animals that appear in this film.  Read Full Article

Drumming and Poi Spinning at the Port Angeles Library Art Blast on March 9

February 24, 2012 - The theme for the March Art Blast at the Port Angles Library is “Dancing Hands.” The evening will offer two different types of high energy, audience-involved, hands-on, interactive activities.  Read Full Article

Young Adult Break It Down, Build It Up Program to Celebrate Teen Tech Week

February 24, 2012 - On Friday, March 9, at 4pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens in grades 6 through 12 are invited to celebrate Teen Tech Week and “Break It Down, Build It Up” with outdated electronic devices.  Read Full Article

Kids’ Book Club Reads The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle

February 22, 2012 - Get ready for adventures on the high seas! On March 12, at 6:30pm the Kids Bookclub at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will read and discuss The True Confession of Charlotte Doyle by Avi, a tale of a 13 year old girl and her life aboard a ship in 1832.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of The Bonesetter’s Daughter by Amy Tan at the Sequim Branch Library

February 17, 2012 - The Bonesetter’s Daughter by Amy Tan will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, March 10, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Dr. Seuss Read-a-thon Day @ the Sequim Branch Library

February 10, 2012 - On Saturday, March 3, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will participate in a day of reading in honor of beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss. The event will begin at 10am and end with a show at 2pm by Port Townsend musical duo Harmonica Pocket.  Read Full Article"

Tricky Tales at the Clallam Bay Library

February 10, 2012 - Do you know a trickster? A trickster is traditionally a character who excels at playing pranks on others. Both cunning and foolish, the trickster appears in stories from around the world.  Read Full Article

Mystery novel set for Kids Book Club in February at Sequim Library

January 31, 2012 - On Tuesday, February 21 at 6:30pm, the Sequim Library Kids Book Club will meet at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. The book selection is Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett.  Read Full Article

Discussion of Connie Willis’ Bellwether at Port Angeles Library

January 30, 2012 - Bellwether by Connie Willis will be discussed at 6:30pm on Wednesday, February 29, at the Port Angeles Main Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Art in the Library at the Sequim Branch Library

January 24, 2012 - On Friday, February 3, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will be part of Sequim’s First Friday Art Walk when it features painter and mixed-media artist Linda Stadtmiller at an after-hours reception from 5pm until 8pm.  Read Full Article

E-Reader Round Up at the Library! Learn how to use your e-reader device

January 24, 2011 - The North Olympic Library System will be offering training sessions on the use of e-reader devices during the months of January and February.  Read Full Article

Sequim February Book Discussion Group

January 23, 2012 - Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, February 11, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. Into Thin Air is the definitive account of the deadliest season in the history of Everest summits by the acclaimed journalist and author of the bestsellers Under the Banner of Heaven and Into the WildRead Full Article

Your Job Search with WorkSource at the Sequim Library

January 9, 2012 - Kimberly Tickner of WorkSource Clallam County will present “Your Job Search: How to Make it Positive, Efficient, and Effective!” at the Sequim Branch Library at 6pm on Wednesday, January 25.  Read Full Article

Learn To Build a Robot at the Port Angeles Library

January 6, 2012 - On Wednesday, January 18 at 6:30pm at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library, young people ages 9-14 can learn how to build robots using Lego Robotix (Mindstorm) technology.  Read Full Article

Movies to be shown for Teens at the Sequim Branch Library

January 6, 2012 - On Friday, January 27, at 5:30pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can sit back and relax at the first in a new monthly series of Teen Friday Movies.  Read Full Article

Saturday Science at the Port Angeles Library

January 4, 2011 - The Saturday Science program series for children 7-12 years of age continues on Saturday, January 7, at 2pm at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library.  Read Full Article

“Celebrate Authorship” Series at the Sequim Branch Library

January 3, 2011 - The Sequim Branch Library continues its popular “Celebrate Authorship” series on Saturday, January 21 at 3:00 pm, offering a workshop with Nina Pitts on “Writing Children’s Literature.”  Read Full Article

Youth Volunteer Corps at the Port Angeles Main Library

December 31, 2012 - Young adults ages 12-18 interested in learning more about behind-the-scenes work at the library are invited to apply for one of three distinct volunteer programs at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Winter Art Blast

December 27, 2012 - The January Art Blast brings The One Man Side Show: Louie Fox with Juggler Mario Lorenz into the library’s center ring on Friday, January 11 at 7pm. This circus themed magic, comedy and juggling show is the kick-off special event for the county wide Winter Reading Circus: A Library Reading Program for Adults. Read Full Article

Adult Winter Reading Circus

December 20, 2012 - The circus is coming! The circus is coming! The Winter Reading Circus: A Library Program for Adults arrives at all four branches of the North Olympic Library System in January.  Read Full Article

Create Your Own Mythology Program at the PA Library

December 17, 2012 - Get your new year off to an inspired and creative start. On Thursday, January 3 at 7pm at the Port Angeles Main Library, artist and art instructor Melissa Klein will present Create Your Own Mythology: use symbols and art to set your intentions for the New Year, and stay connected to your “true north” in transitional times.  Read Full Article

Kids Create – Art in the Library at the Port Angeles Library

December 10, 2012 - The December Kids Create program at the Port Angeles Main Library will offer multi-media card creation with artist Sarah Tucker on December 15 from 2pm – 4pm.  Read Full Article

Storytimes at the Clallam Bay Library

December 3, 2012 - The Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System will resume storytimes for kindergarteners in December.  Read Full Article

Story of Survival Concludes the Kids’ Book Club Selections for 2012

November 28, 2012 - On Tuesday, December 18 at 6:30pm, the Kids’ Book Club will meet at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. November’s book selection is Hatchet by Gary Paulsen.  Read Full Article

Discussion of The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri at the Sequim Branch Library

November 19, 2012 - The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, December 8, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Discussion of Border Songs at Port Angeles Library

November 12, 2012 - Border Songs by Jim Lynch will be discussed by the PALS book discussion group at 6:30pm on Wednesday, November 28, at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library.  Read Full Article

Teen movie night at the Sequim Library

November 9, 2012 - On Friday, November 30, at 5:30pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens ages 13 and up can sharpen their detective skills with the Teen Friday Movie for November, Sherlock Holmes. The movie is rated PG-13.  Read Full Article

Oregon Shadow Theater Program in Clallam Bay

November 2, 2012 - The North Olympic Library System and Cape Flattery School District welcome the Oregon Shadow Theater to Clallam Bay for a presentation of “The Green Bird: A Mexican Story” on Thursday, November 15, from 3:30 to 4:30pm.  Read Full Article

Embarking on a Road Trip in Kids’ Book Club Selection

October 30, 2012 - On Tuesday, November 20 at 6:30pm, the Kids’ Book Club will meet at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. November’s book selection is Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech.  Read Full Article

Storytimes at the Forks Library

October 26, 2012 - The Forks Branch of the North Olympic Library System will resume its fall storytime series in November. Preschool storytimes will be on Friday mornings at 10:30am beginning November 9 and continuing through December 21.  Read Full Article

Know Your Housing Rights at the Sequim Library

October 22, 2012 - On Wednesday, November 7, from 6-7:30pm at the Sequim Branch Library, Northwest Justice Project attorney Steve Robins will present Know Your Housing Rights: Renting, Owning, Evictions, and ForeclosuresRead Full Article

Library offers more downloadable audiobooks

October 18, 2012 - You can now find many more downloadable audiobooks at the North Olympic Library System. Through a contract with OneClickdigital, a division of Recorded Books, the Library provides a wide variety of audiobooks that you can download to your computer and import to your iPod or other popular listening devices.  Read Full Article

Celebrate Family Literacy Day!

October 15, 2012 - The Clallam County Literacy Council and the North Olympic Library System are again partnering to celebrate the joy of books and literacy with celebrations on Saturday, October 27, from 2-4pm at the Port Angeles Main Library and Saturday, November 3, from 11am-1pm at the Clallam Bay, Sequim and Forks Branches.  Read Full Article

Genealogy Basics at the Sequim Library - Cancelled

October 3, 2012 - The Genealogy Basics program set for Wednesday, October 10 at 6pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System has been cancelled due to an emergency in the speaker’s family.  Read Full Article

Kids Create – Art in the Library at the Port Angeles Library

October 3, 2012 - Kids will have the opportunity to explore and create art this autumn at the Port Angeles Main Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Discussion of An Ocean Between Us at Port Angeles Library

October 2, 2012 - An Ocean Between Us by Evelyn Iritani will be discussed by the PALS book discussion group at 6:30pm on Wednesday, October 31, at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library.  Read Full Article

Teen Reading Café introduced at the Sequim Branch Library

September 25, 2012 - A Teen Reading Café will be introduced at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System on Monday, October 15 at 3:30pm.  Read Full Article

Monday Manga Madness

September 24, 2012 - Monday Manga Madness returns to the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library on Monday, October 1 at 3:30pm.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of My Antonia by Willa Cather at the Sequim Branch Library

September 25, 2012 - My Antonia by Willa Cather will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, October 13, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

October is Experience Technology Month

September 20, 2012 - Just because it’s new, doesn’t mean you can’t do it, too! October is Experience Technology Month at the Sequim Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Art in the Library at the Sequim Branch Library

September 17, 2012 - On Friday, October 5, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will be part of Sequim’s First Friday Art Walk when it features painter Robert Lee at an after-hours reception from 5:30pm until 8pm.  Read Full Article

CASPAR BABYPANTS RETURNS WITH OCTOBER CONCERTS!

September 13, 2012 - Caspar Babypants is returning to the Olympic Peninsula in early October.  Read Full Article

Teen volunteer opportunities available at the Sequim Branch Library

September 10, 2012 - This fall the Sequim Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System will offer several volunteering opportunities for teens in grades 6-12.  Read Full Article

Storytimes Gearing Up for Fall at the Sequim Branch

September 5, 2012 - Starting Wednesday, September 26 at 10am, storytimes will resume at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Olympic Express at the Port Angeles Library Art Blast on September 14

September 4, 2012 - Olympic Express will fill the heart of the Port Angeles Main Library with a big blast of big band music on September 14 at 7pm.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Forks Branch Library

Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - Children can practice their reading skills with a trained therapy dog at the Forks Branch of the North Olympic Library System on the third Tuesday of each month beginning on Tuesday, September 18 between 3:30 and 4:30pm, and continuing through December 18.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Sequim Branch Library

August 25, 2012 - On Wednesday, September 12 from 3 to 4pm, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will offer Paws to ReadRead Full Article

Scientific Research in the Lower Elwha, a River Story Program at the Port Angeles Main Library

August 10, 2012 - On Wednesday, August 22 at 7pm, at the Port Angeles Main Library, Jerry Freilich, Olympic National Park Scientific Research Coordinator, will provide a "big picture" look at the research activities being conducted in the lower Elwha, discuss how the different projects all fit together, and reflect on the challenges of coordinating the efforts of dozens of researchers in order to derive the maximum benefit from their collaboration.  Read Full Article

Discussion of Donovan Hohn’s Moby-Duck at Port Angeles Library

August 6, 2012 - Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,800 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author, Who Went in Search of Them by Donovan Hohn will be discussed by the Reading PALS book discussion group at 6:30pm on Wednesday, August 29, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Library points the way towards energy savings

July 31, 2012 - These days there’s even more to check out at the North Olympic Library System’s (NOLS) Port Angeles Library than just books. Take a look at the results of energy-management strategies tested at the library this past spring by the City of Port Angeles (City) through a grant from the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA).  Read Full Article

“Warrior Troubadour,” Dana Lyons in concert, A River Story event at the Port Angeles Main Library, Friday, August 10, 7pm

July 27, 2012 - On Friday, August 10, at 7pm, singer songwriter Dana Lyons will perform the final concert in the River Story program series at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

River Blast! with 20 Riverside, a special River Story Art Blast event at the Port Angeles Main Library, Friday, August 3, 7pm

July 23, 2012 - On Friday, August 3, at 7pm, 20 Riverside, a standout funk and hip-hop group from the Seattle area, will perform at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Campfire Tales at the Forks Branch Library

July 20, 2012 - All ages are welcome to join us around the campfire at the Forks Branch Library on July 31 beginning at 5pm for stories, music and games.  Read Full Article

RESCHEDULED DATES and TIMES for Pacific Science Center presents A Space Odyssey Show!

July 18, 2012 - North Olympic Library System announces a couple of scheduling changes for the Space Odyssey show, to be presented by the Pacific Science Center.  Read Full Article

Poi spinning for teens at Port Angeles Library

July 9, 2012 - Young adults in grades 6-12 are invited to learn the basics and explore the challenge of spinning poi at the Port Angeles Main Library on July 27 at 3pm.  Read Full Article

Fret Noir to perform in first Summertime Music! outdoor concert at the Sequim Library

July 9, 2012 - On Saturday, July 28 from 6pm to 8pm, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will present the second in a series of Summertime Music! outdoor concerts featuring Fret NoirRead Full Article

Port Angeles Library to offer Welcome Home! Fish Restoration in the Elwha, a River Story program

July 6, 2012 - If you have seen the Elwha River recently, it is hard to imagine how salmon could survive in the great brown plume of sediment being released as the dams come down, but in fact the fish restoration project is well underway.  Read Full Article

Zombie Survival Program for teens at Sequim Library

July 5, 2012 - Young adults in grades 6-12 are invited to learn how to survive a zombie attack with Tribal Edge on Thursday, July 26 at 3pm at the Sequim Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read participates in the Summer Reading Program at the Sequim Branch Library

June 30, 2011 - On Saturday, July 21, and Saturday, August 18, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will offer Paws to Read between 10am and 11am.  Read Full Article

Love. Talk. Play. at Port Angeles Food Bank

June 28, 2012 - On Wednesday, June 27 from 1 to 3:30pm, the Port Angeles Library co-hosted Love. Talk. Play. at the Port Angeles Food Bank.  Read Full Article

Juggler Alex Zerbe to Perform at Libraries for Summer Reading Program

June 27, 2012 - On Tuesday, July 17 Alex Zerbe’s high-energy comedy extravaganza returns to the Library to excite kids of all ages.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen at the Sequim Branch Library

July 2, 2012 - Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, July 14, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Design your own skateboard deck

June 21, 2012 - Young adults in grades 6-12 are invited to design their own skateboard deck either on Friday, July 13, 3pm at the Port Angeles Library or Thursday, August 2, 3pm at the Sequim Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Nancy Stewart Tunes for Tiny Ones at the Sequim Branch Library, and the Port Angeles Main Library

June 21, 2012 - Northwest-based musician Nancy Stewart will visit the North Olympic Library System’s Sequim Branch Library at 10:30am and the Port Angeles Main Library at 2pm on Saturday, July 7 to offer two concerts of soft sounds and songs for babies and their families.  Read Full Article

Sock Puppets Galore at the Forks Library

June 21, 2012 - Children ages 4 and up are invited to come to the Forks Branch of the North Olympic Library System to make their own sock puppets on Tuesday, July 10, 2-3:30pm.  Read Full Article

Knights of Veritas to Perform at Libraries

June 21, 2012 - On Tuesday, July 3, the Port Angeles and Sequim Libraries will go medieval with the Knights of Veritas.  Read Full Article

Cultural Resource Protection and Management in the Elwha, a River Story Program at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 20, 2012 - On Thursday, June 28 at 7pm at the Port Angeles Main Library, Dave Conca, Olympic National Park Chief of Cultural Resources, will present an introduction to cultural resource protection and management in the Elwha.  Read Full Article

Magician Jeff Evans to Perform at Libraries

June 19, 2012 - Magician extraordinaire Jeff Evans returns to the Olympic Peninsula with his brand-new “Dream It, Read It, Do It” magic show to kick-off the North Olympic Library System’s annual summer reading program.  Read Full Article

“Night” themed movies to be shown for Teens on Fridays, this summer at the Sequim Branch Library

June 8, 2012 - On Fridays at 5:30pm starting on June 29 and running through July 27, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will present weekly movies for teens ages 13 and older as part of the Own The Night summer reading program.  Read Full Article

Discussion of Abraham Verghese’s Cutting for Stone at Port Angeles Library

June 7, 2012 - Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese will be discussed by the Reading PALS book discussion group at 6:30pm on Wednesday, June 27, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Dream Big with Summer Reading 2012 at the Library!

June 7, 2012 - Get ready for adventure this summer. Knights, astronauts, storytellers, musicians, jugglers and dancers are just a few of the events planned at the North Olympic Library System for Summer Reading 2012.  Read Full Article

Family Flicks – Saturday Matinees at the Library

June 7, 2012 - Family Flicks – Saturday matinees at the Library presents its last offering of the season at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library on Saturday, June 16 at 2pm.  Read Full Article

What’s Happening Now?, a River Story Program at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 3, 2012 - On Wednesday, June 20 at 7pm at the Port Angeles Main Library, Dean Butterworth, Olympic National Park and Education Specialist will present a program entitled What’s Happening Now? An Introduction to Elwha River RestorationRead Full Article

Teen volunteer opportunities all summer long at the Sequim Branch Library

June 1, 2012 - This summer the Sequim Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System will offer teens in grades 6-12 valuable volunteer opportunities to help with the Library’s summer reading program.  Read Full Article

Open House and Art Show at the Clallam Bay Library

May 31, 2012 - On Monday, June 11, people of all ages can enjoy an Open House and Art Show at the Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Experiencing Washington State History with Kids’ Book Club Selection

May 29, 2012 - On Tuesday, June 19 at 6:30pm, the Kids’ Book Club will meet at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System for their final book discussion of the season before a summer break.  Read Full Article

Teen Volunteer Opportunities at the Port Angeles Main Library

May 25, 2012 - Again this summer, the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System will offer teens, ages 12-18, the opportunity to join the Summer Reading Volunteer Corps.  Read Full Article

The Sea Glass Journey at the Sequim Library

May 21, 2012 - On Saturday, June 9, at 10am at the Sequim Branch Library, Mary Beth Beuke of West Coast Sea Glass will take beach lovers and history buffs on an arm-chair journey filled with the lore of pirates, mermaids, and shipwrecks!  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Main Library to Host River Story Exhibit

May 21, 2012 - During the summer of 2012, as the next chapters of a fascinating tale continue to unfold along the Elwha River, the Elwha River Story will be told in full at the library.  Read Full Article

Library offers new online resources

May 15, 2012 - The North Olympic Library System is offering some new and exciting online resources for you to use at the library and from home.  Read Full Article

Housing: Renting, Owning, Evictions, and Foreclosures Program at North Olympic Library System Branches

May 4, 2012 - The Port Angeles Main Library and Forks branch of the North Olympic Library System will host informational programs focused on tenants’ and homeowners’ rights.  Read Full Article

Monday Manga Madness

May 4, 2012 - Manga Madness returns to the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library on Monday, May 21, at 3:30pm.  Read Full Article

Discussion of The Widow Clicquot at Olympic Cellars Winery

May 3, 2012 - A good book, lively conversation, and a local winery are on the menu for PALS, the Port Angeles Main Library Book Discussion Group (PALS) in May.  Read Full Article

Monday Manga Madness

April 24, 2012 - Monday Manga Madness returns to the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library on Monday, April 30 at 3:30pm.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of A Map of the World by Jane Hamilton at the Sequim Branch Library

April 24, 2012 - A Map of the World by Jane Hamilton will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, May 12, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Main Library will offer limited service during remodel, May 4-20

April 16, 2012 - The Port Angeles Main Library will be “closed” but will continue to offer limited service, from Friday, May 4 through Sunday, May 20, while the final stages of a major reconfiguration project are completed.  Read Full Article

Legos at the Clallam Bay Library

April 12, 2012 - Lego love – remember it? On Monday, April 23, young people in grades K-8 will enjoy Lego My Library at the Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System, beginning at 3:15pm.  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Library and Laurel Lanes Sponsoring World Book Night Book Give Away

April 9, 2012 - Strike Illiteracy! Bowl a game and split with a book! On Monday, April 23, at 4pm the Port Angeles Main Library and the Laurel Lanes bowling alley will celebrate World Book Night.  Read Full Article

North Olympic Library System to close for all-day staff training session on Friday, April 27

March 30, 2012 - All libraries in the North Olympic Library System will be closed on Friday, April 27 to allow staff to attend an in-service training day.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read continues in the spring at the Sequim Branch Library

March 30, 2011 - On Saturday, April 21 from 10 to 11am, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will offer Paws to Read.  Read Full Article

Going “Graphic” for Kids Book Club in April at Sequim Library

March 27, 2012 - On Tuesday, April 17 at 6:30pm, the Kids Book Club will meet at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System.  Read Full Article

Kids’ Book Club Reads Bat 6 by Virginia Euwer Wolff

March 27, 2012 - Swing into softball season with a good read! On April 9, at 6:30pm the Kids’ Book Club at the Port Angeles Main Library will read and discuss Bat 6 by Virginia Euwer Wolff.  Read Full Article

Entries now being accepted for North Olympic Library System’s PoetrySLAM

March 22, 2012 - Calling all poets and performers in grades 6 through 9! Show your talent for performing or writing poetry by qualifying for a spot at the second annual PoetrySlam at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library.  Read Full Article

Banking Basics: Smart Banking in Confusing Times

March 19, 2012 - The Port Angeles Library will host a seminar, Banking Basics: Smart Banking in Confusing Times, on Wednesday, April 4 at 6:30pm.  Read Full Article

Al Harris Trio – Music, culture and more

March 14, 2012 - The Al Harris Trio will present a musical program for families at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library on Saturday March 31 at 2pm.  Read Full Article

Storytimes Continuing through May at the Sequim Branch

March 14, 2012 - Storytimes will be offered for children at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System through May 24.  Read Full Article

Transition Yourself: Finding Your Work Path in Hard Times at the Sequim Library

March 14, 2012 - On Thursday, March 29 the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System will offer a free workshop for people who are unemployed, under-employed, or who want to make a career change.  Read Full Article

“Celebrate Authorship” Series at the Sequim Branch Library

March 7, 2012 - The Sequim Branch Library continues its popular Celebrate Authorship series on Saturday, March 17 at 3pm, with an illustrated talk by Lynn Iglitzin on trailblazing photojournalist Margaret Bourke-White.  Read Full Article

Read-It-Before-You-See-It: The Hunger Games @ Sequim Branch Library

March 2, 2012 - On Wednesday, March 21, at 4:30pm at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System, teens in grades 6 through 12 are invited to show their knowledge of The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.  Read Full Article

Focus on Taiwanese culture at Kids Book Club in March at Sequim Library

February 28, 2012 - On Tuesday, March 20 at 6:30pm, the Kids Book Club will meet at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System. The book selection is The Year of the Dog by Grace Lin.  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Library to offer Hands-On Social Media Workshop for Your Business

February 24, 2012 - The Port Angeles Library will host Hands-On Social Media Workshop for Your Business, facilitated by Leif Hansen of Spark Interaction, on Monday, March 12 from 9am to 12noon. It will be repeated that afternoon from 1pm to 4pm.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

February 22, 2012 - On Saturday, March 10 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will once again offer Paws to Read for families.  Read Full Article

Humanities Washington Speaker at West End Libraries

February 22, 2012 - Robert Horton will present the thought provoking program “Alien Encounters: Sci-Fi Movies and the Cold War Culture of the 1950s” at the Clallam Bay and Forks branches of the North Olympic Library System on Saturday, March 10.  Read Full Article

Saturday Science at the Port Angeles Library

February 17, 2012 - On Saturday, March 3 at 2pm, Saturday Science at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will present Physical Therapist Dr. Eric Palenik who will talk about movement and physical fitness.  Read Full Article

Get Loose With Seuss and The Harmonica Pocket

February 17, 2012 - Saturday, March 3, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles and Sequim Libraries will celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with a zany, energetic, and interactive show by The Harmonica Pocket.  Read Full Article

Family Flicks – Saturday Matinees at the Port Angeles Library

February 6, 2012 - Here’s how to chase away the winter doldrums and take your whole family to the movies, with refreshments, without depleting your wallet! On Saturday, February 18 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will present the movie “Chicken Run” as part of its Family Flicks series.  Read Full Article

Sea glass program at the Port Angeles Library

February 2, 2012 - On Thursday, February 16, at 6pm at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library, Mary Beth Beuke of West Coast Sea Glass will take beach lovers and history buffs on a journey filled with the lore of pirates, mermaids, and shipwrecks.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 31, 2012 - On Saturday, February 11 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will offer Paws to Read for families. Through the Library’s partnership with Olympic Gentle Paws, the club’s four-legged members will be on hand so children can practice their reading skills by reading to therapy dogs.  Read Full Article

Celebrate Authorship Series continues at the Sequim Branch Library

January 30, 2012 - The Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System continues its popular Celebrate Authorship series on Saturday, February 18 at 3:00pm, with Sequim Gazette editor Michael Dashiell and news reporters Matthew Nash and Amanda Winters on “Exploring the Blog-o-sphere.”  Read Full Article

Fabulous February Filmmaking Courses for Young Adults

January 27, 2012 - The Port Angeles Main Library is offering a three part filmmaking course on Wednesday afternoons in February, for young adult filmmakers aged 12-18.  Read Full Article

Saturday Science at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 23, 2012 - Continuing on Saturday, February 4, at 2pm at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library, the Saturday Science program will present Heidi Pedersen from NOAA’s Olympic Coast Discovery Center, who will discuss ocean acidification.  Read Full Article

Creative Writing Workshop at the Clallam Bay Library

January 19, 2012 - Young people will enjoy creative writing as part of a program for kids at the Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System. This class begins on Monday, January 23, for grades 6-8.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 6, 2012 - On Saturday, January 14 at 2pm, the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library will offer Paws to Read for young people. In collaboration with Olympic Gentle Paws Therapy Dog Club, Paws to Read allows kids to practice their reading skills by reading to therapy dogs.  Read Full Article

Family Flicks – Saturday Matinees at the Library

January 6, 2011 - Family Flicks – Saturday Matinees at the Library will continue on Saturday, January 21 at 2pm at the North Olympic Library System’s Port Angeles Library.  Read Full Article

Discussion of Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers at Port Angeles Library

January 4, 2012 - Outliers: the Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell will be discussed at 6:30pm on Wednesday, January 25, at the Port Angeles Main Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Winter Storytimes at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 3, 2011 - Port Angeles Main Library will begin its winter storytime series on January 6, 2012. Storytimes feature stories, music, dance, storytelling, and fingerplays, and create critical early literacy opportunities for young children and their parents or caregivers.  Read Full Article

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