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Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

February 27, 2017 - Dogs make great listeners for readers of all ages! Visit the Port Angeles Main Library on Thursday, March 2, at 3:30pm and share a story with a furry, four-legged friend from Olympic Gentle Paws Therapy Dog Club.  Read Full Article

Documentary Nights! at the Sequim Branch Library features "The Great Alone"

February 15, 2017 - A free screening of "The Great Alone" will take place at 6pm on Tuesday, February 28 at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Valentine’s Day Fundraising Event at Clallam Bay Library

February 3, 2017 - The Clallam Bay branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host its Fifth Annual “After Hours @ the Library” Valentine fundraising event on Tuesday, February 14, from 6:30pm to 8:00pm.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of “Euphoria” at the Sequim Branch Library

February 1, 2017 - “Euphoria” by Lily King will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, February 11, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

10th Annual Valentine Card-Making Extravaganza at the Clallam Bay Library

January 25, 2017 - This Valentine’s Day, the Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites you to delight the special people in your life with a heartfelt and handcrafted card.  Read Full Article

Flatverse Coding Camps

January 24, 2017 - Have you ever wanted to try designing your own computer video game? Give it a shot this February and March at the Port Angeles and Sequim Branch libraries of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

Babe in the Woods Author Talk by Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield

January 23, 2017 - Join author Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield for her presentation of the true story of one woman’s survival in Oregon’s wilderness.  Read Full Article

Introducing BookMatch: Let NOLS help you find your next great read!

January 12, 2017 - Scenario A: You’re a voracious reader, but every once in a while, you experience it: the book hangover. You finished a book so great, so engrossing, that part of you still lives in that world, and you don’t know what to do next. Solution: BookMatchRead Full Article

Kids Create Art at the Sequim Branch Library

January 11, 2017 - Beginning Saturday, January 21, the popular “Kids Create Art” program series will resume at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Book discussion of “Tracks” at the Sequim Branch Library

January 4, 2017 - “Tracks” by Robyn Davidson will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, January 14, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). All are welcome to join!  Read Full Article

Book discussions at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 4, 2017 - Warm up this winter and gather around a good book at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). Three monthly book discussion groups will meet at the Port Angeles Main Library in 2017, and feature eclectic titles that span genres such as contemporary and historical fiction, biography, classics, history, and more. Read Full Article

Building your child’s future…one book at a time

January 2, 2017 - Set your child on the path to success by completing the “1,000 Books Before Kindergarten” reading challenge with the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

Free Microsoft Certification offered at North Olympic Library System

February 24, 2017 - The North Olympic Library System (NOLS), in partnership with the Washington State Library, is offering multiple testing sessions for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exams at NO CHARGE March 21 – 23.  Read Full Article

Advance Planning for the End of Life

February 21, 2017 - Have you been meaning to update your Living Will and Health Care Power of Attorney or just want to communicate better with your friends and family about their plans?  Read Full Article

Book discussion of If the Oceans Were Ink by Carla Power at the Sequim Branch Library

February 8, 2017 - If the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Qur’an by Carla Power will be discussed at 4pm on Wednesday, February 22, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Book Wars trivia competition at the Port Angeles Main Library

February 2, 2017 - Seventh- and eighth-grade students from Stevens Middle School will compete in a literary trivia competition at 6:30pm on Friday, February 10, at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Second Saturday Science at the Sequim Branch Library

January 30, 2017 - Second Saturday Science at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is offered every second Saturday of the month through May 2017.  Read Full Article

First Friday Art Walk at the Sequim Branch Library

January 23, 2017 - Local rock and blues duo Allyn Guthrie will perform at 6:30pm on Friday, February 3, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) during the First Friday Art Walk and opening reception for the new Art in the Library show, featuring the work of artist Jerry Owie. An artist reception will take place at 6pm, immediately preceding the live tunes.  Read Full Article

Coloring Outside the Library

January 17, 2017 - Take time for yourself this January and spend an hour coloring in a setting that is as relaxed as it is playful.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of “The Whistling Season” at the Sequim Branch Library

January 11, 2017 - “The Whistling Season” by Ivan Doig will be discussed at 4pm on Wednesday, January 25, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Documentary Nights! at the Sequim Branch Library

January 10, 2017 - Have the long nights, frosted cookies, and sugary holiday music turned your mind into mush? Reboot your brain and begin 2017 with stimulating, thought-provoking film screenings at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

The Lowest Pair to perform at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 6, 2017 - The Lowest Pair, hailing from Olympia, will bring their unique blend of inspired bluegrass to the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) for the winter Art Blast, on Friday, January 20 at 7pm.  Read Full Article

Winter and Spring Storytimes at the Sequim Branch Library

January 4, 2017 - Weekly storytimes for toddlers, preschoolers, and babies will resume on Wednesday, January 11 at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

One-on-One “TechKnowLogy” Tutoring at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 3, 2017 - By now, you may know the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) has hundreds of eBooks, eAudiobooks—even movies and music—for you to experience on your tablet, mobile device, or home computer. But do you know how to access and enjoy these free, digital resources? Let NOLS show you how!  Read Full Article



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