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Princess Storytime at the Sequim Branch Library

July 20, 2016 - Calling all princesses! The Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer a special Princess Storytime featuring Sequim Irrigation Festival royalty at 10:30am on Wednesday, August 3.  Read Full Article

Meditation on the Lawn at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 19, 2016 - Join Jikyo Wolfer of Joyous Refuge for an introductory session to meditation at 11am on Tuesday, August 2 at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Swimmingly Fun Storytime at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 14, 2016 - Don your flippers and goggles for a water-themed storytime led by guest readers from the William Shore Memorial Pool at 10:30am on Thursday, July 28, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Phoenix Dragon Martial Arts Returns for Summer Reading 2016

July 13, 2016 - Learn basic marital arts moves and watch an exciting live demonstration from Phoenix Dragon Martial Arts studio this July and August during the annual summer reading program for young people at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

Alex Zerbe returns to Sequim and Port Angeles

July 12, 2016 - As part of its annual summer reading program for young people, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is excited to welcome back Alex “The Zaniac” Zerbe for two jaw-dropping performances this summer.  Read Full Article

Toothy Storytime at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 7, 2016 - Preschoolers ages 3-5 are invited to hear toothy, dental-themed stories, learn rhymes about molars, and make a craft with Dr. Kristi of Irwin Dental Center at 10:30am on Thursday, July 21, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

The science of movement at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 6, 2016 - Explore the science of movement at 10:30am on Wednesday, July 20, at the Port Angeles Main Library! This fun, free event for kids ages 3-12 is part of the ongoing summer reading program at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS), and will feature hands-on experiments, demonstrations, and interactive projects led by all-star teen volunteers.  Read Full Article

[X]-ercise on the Lawn at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 5, 2016 - Get out and get moving: get to the Port Angeles Main Library! Introductory sessions to three types of exercise—yoga, meditation, and mindful stretching—will take place at the Port Angeles Main Library this July and August.  Read Full Article

Yoga Storytime at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 1, 2016 - Breathe, stretch, play, and sing at a yoga-themed storytime with Jenny Houston of Poser Yoga at 10:30am on Thursday, July 14, at the Port Angeles Main Library! Participants ages 3-5 will enjoy stories, learn rhymes, and stretch their imaginations during this interactive storytime, part of the annual summer reading program at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Medieval Knights brought to life at your Library

June 28, 2016 - Discover facts and myths about medieval sports and fitness practices with the Knights of Veritas during the 2016 Summer Reading Program at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Pedometers now available at your Library!

June 27, 2016 - Stride toward healthy living with the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)! Library pedometers are now available for checkout at all NOLS locations.  Read Full Article

Soccer Storytime with the Peninsula College Soccer Team

June 23, 2016 - Get ready to move at a soccer-themed storytime with the Peninsula College soccer team at 10:30am on Thursday, July 7 at the Port Angeles Main Library!  Read Full Article

Playdates for Babies @ the Port Angeles Main Library

June 22, 2016 - The Port Angeles Main Library invites babies, toddlers, and their parents or caregivers to attend weekly Baby Playdates this July and August during the annual summer reading program at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Magician and Hypnotist Joe Black to perform at NOLS

June 21, 2016 - Award-winning hypnotist and magician Joe Black will visit the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) on Tuesday, July 5 for two family-friendly performances sure to mesmerize and amaze.  Read Full Article

Brain Health & Memory at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 16, 2016 - Discover new ways to boost your brain’s health at 6:30pm on Thursday, June 30 at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Move It! Storytime for Toddlers during Summer Reading 2016

June 15, 2016 - As part of the annual summer reading program at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS), the Port Angeles Main Library will present a creative movement storytime at 10:30am on Wednesday, June 29 for toddlers between the ages of one and three.  Read Full Article

Summer Movie Series at the Sequim Branch Library

June 13, 2016 - The Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer its free Summer Movie Series at 2pm on Friday afternoons throughout July, as part of the 2016 Summer Reading Program.  Read Full Article

Oregon Shadow Theatre Returns for Summer Reading 2016

June 13, 2016 - The Oregon Shadow Theatre will visit the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) this June as part of the Library’s annual summer reading program for young people.  Read Full Article

Lawn Games for Grown-Ups at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 10, 2016 - Grown-ups: Game on! It’s time to stretch your repertoire and try your hand at fun outdoor games to get you moving.  Read Full Article

TEDxSequimLibrary: An independently organized TED event

June 7, 2016 - The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will present TEDxSequimLibrary, an independently organized TED Talks event, at 6pm on Tuesday, June 21 at the Sequim Branch Library.  Read Full Article

2016 Summer Reading Kickoff @ the Port Angeles Main Library

June 6, 2016 - Celebrate the start of summer with the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) and the Hands On Children’s Museum of Olympia from 2-6pm on Monday, June 20 at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Free Microsoft Office Specialist certification offered at Port Angeles Main Library

May 27, 2016 - The Washington State Library, in partnership with the Port Angeles Main Library, will offer multiple sessions of the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exam at NO CHARGE June 6-8 at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of “Sometimes a Great Notion” at the Sequim Branch Library

May 25, 2016 - “Sometimes a Great Notion” by Ken Kesey will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, June 11, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). All are welcome to join!  Read Full Article

Explore! Backyard Birding at the Sequim Branch Library

May 11, 2016 - Discover the distinguishing characteristics and beauty of local birds at 6pm on Wednesday, May 25, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Endangered Species Storytime in Olympic National Park

May 5, 2016 - The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is partnering with Olympic National Park to offer a special Endangered Species Day edition of storytime that will focus on biodiversity and feature a puppet show, stories, songs, and crafts for 3-5 year-olds.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of The Devil in the White City at the Sequim Branch Library

May 4, 2016 - “The Devil in the White City” by Erik Larson will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, May 14, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Children’s musician Frances England coming to NOLS

April 29, 2016 - Have fun singing and swaying to the delightful tunes of children’s musician Frances England as she makes her first appearances at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) this spring!  Read Full Article

North Olympic Library System Celebrates National Car Care Month

April 18, 2016 - April is National Car Care Month and all month long the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will be highlighting ChiltonLibrary, an online automotive repair resource Library patrons can access throughout the year from a NOLS or home computer simply by visiting www.nols.org.  Read Full Article

NOLS Celebrates Día’s 20th Anniversary with musician Eli Rosenblatt

April 15, 2016 - The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will join hundreds of libraries across the nation in celebration of the 20th anniversary of El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day) on Saturday, April 30.  Read Full Article

Family Storytime at the Makah Tribal Head Start

April 12, 2016 - The Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will present Family Storytime for children between the ages of zero and five at 5:30pm on Tuesday, April 26, at the Makah Tribal Head Start located at 80 Ba’adah Village Loop Road in Neah Bay.  Read Full Article

Gravitational Waves: A New View of the Universe at the Port Angeles Main Library

April 11, 2016 - In September 2015, the twin Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO), located in Livingston, Louisiana, and Hanford, Washington, both measured gravitational waves arriving at Earth from a cataclysmic event in the distant universe.  Read Full Article

Celebrate National Poetry Month at the 2016 PoetrySLAM

April 7, 2016 - The 2016 Clallam County PoetrySLAM for young poets and thespians in the sixth grade will take place at 6:30pm on Thursday, April 21, at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

NOLS and Olympic National Park to offer third season of Poetry Walks

March 30, 2016 - This spring the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is teaming up with Olympic National Park to offer a third season of Poetry Walks.  Read Full Article

North Olympic Library System to Implement Automatic Renewals

March 29, 2016 - In an effort to continue providing excellent customer service and reduce unnecessary patron fines, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will implement a new automatic renewal service on Friday, April 1.  Read Full Articles

Explore! TaKeTiNa at the Sequim Branch Library

March 24, 2016 - Discover the rhythm of TaKeTiNa with Zorina Wolf at 6pm on Wednesday, April 6, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

iPad tablets coming to NOLS

March 21, 2016 - This spring, uncover new resources at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). Full-sized iPad tablets are now available for in-library use at NOLS branches in Port Angeles, Sequim, Forks, and Clallam Bay.  Read Full Article

Family Flicks – Free Saturday matinees at your Library

March 14, 2016 - On Saturday, April 2, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will show the 2015 animated film MinionsRead Full Article

County-wide Battle of the Books Competition

March 10, 2016 - Eleven teams of Clallam County fourth-graders will do battle in a trivia-style competition at 6:30pm on Friday, March 25, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Book Wars trivia competition at the Port Angeles Main Library

March 4, 2016 - Seventh- and eighth-grade students from Stevens Middle School will compete in a literary trivia competition at 6:30pm on Friday, March 11, in the Raymond Carver Room at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Book discussion of Sophie’s Choice at the Sequim Branch Library

March 2, 2016 - Sophie’s Choice by William Styron will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, March 12, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Explore! Bike Maintenance at the Sequim Branch Library

February 24, 2016 - Have you found yourself enjoying a bike ride only to be stopped by what seemed to be a simple repair? Wish you knew how to take care of it on the spot?  Read Full Article

Family Flicks – Free Saturday matinees at your Library

February 15, 2016 - On Saturday, March 5, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will show the 2009 Pixar-animated film Up, which tells the story of a 78-year-old balloon salesman who one day ties thousands of balloons to his house and flies up and away to the South American wilderness.  Read Full Article

Toothy Storytimes coming to Forks, Port Angeles, and Sequim branch libraries

February 1, 2016 - The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month by offering a series of storytimes with a focus on healthy tooth care.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of The Fault in Our Stars at the Sequim Branch Library

January 29, 2016 - The Fault in Our Stars by John Green will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, February 13, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

After Hours at Clallam Bay Branch Library

January 26, 2016 - The Clallam Bay Branch Library will host its fourth annual After Hours @ the Library Valentine fundraising event from 7pm to 9pm on Friday, February 12.  Read Full Article

Rhythm Buckets now available at your library!

January 25, 2016 - Get ready to make some music! Rhythm Buckets for drummers of all ages are now available for checkout at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Valentine Magic with Jeff Evans

January 22, 2016 - Family magician Jeff Evans will return to the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) this February with Valentine tricks up his sleeve that are certain to amaze and entertain.  Read Full Article

Videography Workshops for Young Adults

January 19, 2016 - This winter the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer a three-part videography series for young adults between the ages of 12 and 18.  Read Full Article

Walkie Talkies now available at your Library!

January 11, 2016 - Let the exploring begin! Walkie-talkie two-way radios are now available for checkout at all branches of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

CreativiTea @ the Library: Paint and Sip Parties on the West End

January 8, 2016 - CreativiTea @ the Library isn’t your typical art class. This uniquely fun program—part traditional art class, part afternoon tea party—will take place from 2-5pm on Saturday, January 23, at the Forks branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS), and again from 3:30-6:30pm on Monday, January 25, at the Clallam Bay Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Explore! Travel Tips with Susan Parr

January 7, 2016 - Staring out the window, wishing you were somewhere exotic? Learn how to explore the world with the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) and Susan Parr of Susan Parr Travel at 6pm on Tuesday, January 12, at the Sequim Branch Library.  Read Full Article

The Cave Singers to perform at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 4, 2016 - Seattle folk trio The Cave Singers will perform at 7pm on January 15 at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Storytimes at the Sequim Branch Library

January 4, 2016 - Weekly storytimes at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will resume Wednesday, January 13.  Read Full Article

Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert Series to feature local favorite the Delta Rays

July 25, 2016 - Your lawn chair, a blanket, and some good eats are all you need to enjoy live tunes at the Sequim Branch Library’s annual “Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert Series.” The eclectic Delta Rays will share their spicy blend of Zydeco, R&B, Irish fiddle, Tex-Mex accordion, Gypsy folk, and swing at 6pm on Friday, August 5 on the outdoor stage behind the library.  Read Full Article

Join The Search for Mother Goose at the Port Angeles Main Library

July 20, 2016 - The Port Angeles Community Players Children’s Theatre will perform “The Search for Mother Goose” by Mitchell Roush at 6:30pm on Monday, August 1 at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Gansango Music & Dance performs during Summer Reading 2016

July 19, 2016 - Multicultural dance and music company Gansango will visit the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) on Tuesday, August 2, as part of the Library’s ongoing summer reading program for young people and families.  Read Full Article

Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert Series to feature Lobo Del Mar

July 18, 2016 - Your lawn chair, a blanket, and some good eats are all you need to enjoy live tunes at the Sequim Branch Library’s annual Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert Series. Celtic band and dance troupe Lobo Del Mar will share its global sound at 6pm on Friday, July 29 on the outdoor stage behind the library.  Read Full Article

Giant-sized Games at Tillicum Park

July 13, 2016 - Get ready for supersized fun with the Forks Branch Library’s oversized collection of your favorite family games. The library will host Giant Games at 2pm on Wednesday, July 27, at Tillicum Park in Forks.  Read Full Article

Dirty Beat Duo kicks off the Sequim Branch Library’s Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert Series

July 11, 2016 - Your lawn chair, a blanket, and some good eats are all you need to enjoy live tunes at the Sequim Branch Library’s annual Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert Series. Dirty Beat Duo will kick-off the series at 6pm on Friday, July 22 on the outdoor stage behind the library.  Read Full Article

Ventriloquist Vikki Gasko Green at Your Library

July 6, 2016 - Award-winning ventriloquist Vikki Gasko Green will visit the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) this July as part of the Library’s ongoing Summer Reading Program. Green’s first performance will take place at 6pm on Monday, July 18 at the Port Angeles Main Library, followed by an appearance at 10:30am on Tuesday, July 19 at the Sequim Branch Library.  Read Full Article

An extravaganza of art, music, and community at your library

July 1, 2016 - On Friday, July 15, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS), in partnership with the North Olympic Library Foundation (NOLF), and with the generous support of the Port Angeles Friends of the Library (PAFOL), will take the quarterly Art Blast in extraordinary new directions at the first ever Art BlastapaloozaRead Full Article

Books & Libations at Camaraderie Cellars

June 30, 2016 - Enjoy a perfect pairing at this 21-and-over event, co-hosted by the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) and Camaraderie Cellars! Learn about great new books and delicious local wine at this fun program for adults, taking place at 6pm on Thursday, July 14, at the Camaraderie Cellars Winery and Tasting Room in Port Angeles.   Read Full Article

Dress-Up Storytime on the West End

June 27, 2016 - Kids between the ages of two and six are invited to wear their favorite dress-up duds for a special edition of Library Storytime at 10:30am on Friday, July 8, at the Forks Branch Library, and at 3pm on Tuesday, July 26, at the Clallam Bay Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Book discussion of “Unbroken” at the Sequim Branch Library

June 24, 2016 - “Unbroken” by Laura Hillenbrand will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, July 9, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). All are welcome to join!  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 23, 2016 - Dogs make great listeners for readers of all ages! Visit the Port Angeles Main Library on Thursday, July 7, at 3:30pm and share a story with a furry, four-legged friend from Olympic Gentle Paws Therapy Dog Club.  Read Full Article

Backyard Fun for Everyone at the Sequim Branch Library

June 22, 2016 - Game on! It’s time to stretch your repertoire and try your hand at fun outdoor games to get you moving.  Read Full Article

Lego© Mindstorms© Robotics Camp for Summer Reading 2016

June 22, 2016 - This July the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer several Lego© Mindstorms© Robotics Camps as part of its annual summer reading program for young adults ages 12-18.  Read Full Article

Rain or Shine Games for Grown-Ups at West End Libraries

June 20, 2016 - Grown-ups: Game on! It’s time to stretch your repertoire and try your hand at fun games to get you moving.  Read Full Article

LEGO® Cool Creations at West End branch libraries

June 15, 2016 - Accept the LEGO Cool Creations challenge this June at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

Walking Book Club at the Port Angeles Main Library

June 13, 2016 - Walk while discussing your favorite books this summer by joining the Walking Book Club at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

LEGO® Cool Creations at the Sequim Branch Library

June 13, 2016 - Accept the LEGO Cool Creations challenge this June at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

Listen Up! Stories from the Northwest Corner presents a National Park-inspired Listening Party

June 8, 2016 - Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service with the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) at a free listening party featuring park-themed stories and memories from Clallam County residents at 7pm on Tuesday, June 21 at the Olympic National Park Visitor Center in Port Angeles.  Read Full Article

Be a Backyard Scientist with the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

June 6, 2016 - Learn how to be a scientist in your own backyard at the Sequim Branch Library! On Saturday, June 11, the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture will present a special educational program for families and children ages 3-5 that’s all about nature, bugs, plants, and animals.  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Library Book Groups Selections for Summer 2016

May 31, 2016 - Have you ever had the desire to explore the world or the far reaches of space, travel back in time, discuss contemporary issues, or be a book or film critic?  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Main Library Public Computer Areas Undergoing Renovation

May 25, 2016 - The Port Angeles Main Library will be undergoing renovations May 31 through June 14. The renovation project will focus on replacing carpet in the central part of the library, updating public computer workstations, and providing better access for patrons using personal electronic devices.  Read Full Article

First Friday ArtWalk at the Sequim Branch Library

May 20, 2016 - Local music duo Howly Slim and Sandy Summers will perform at 6:30pm on Friday, June 3, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) during the June Art Walk and opening reception for the new Art in the Library show, which features the work of Eileen Gieser.  Read Full Article

Creative Science! with the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

May 5, 2016 - Explore science through art at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)! The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture will visit the Port Angeles Main Library from 10am to Noon on Saturday, May 21, to offer a free, interactive family program for kids ages 3-5 that is all about nature, art, and science.  Read Full Article

Craft Distilling at the Port Angeles Main Library

May 5, 2016 - For all fine-food and –drink enthusiasts, small-batch home distilling is a must-try experiment. Distillation expert and author Victoria Redhed Miller will venture beyond home-brewed beer and wine during her presentation, Craft Distilling, at 6pm on Thursday, May 19, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Islam 101: Perceptions, Misconceptions, and Context for the 21st Century

May 2, 2016 - This May, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will partner with Humanities Washington to host a conversation about Islam with David Fenner, a lecturer with the 2015 Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau.  Read Full Article

Paws to Read at the Port Angeles Main Library

April 21, 2016 - Dogs make great listeners for readers of all ages! Visit the Port Angeles Main Library on Thursday, May 5, at 3:30pm to share a story with a furry, four-legged friend from Olympic Gentle Paws Therapy Dog Club.  Read Full Article

Discover the world of dinosaurs with the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

April 15, 2016 - Embark on an adventure through the world of paleontology with your family at the Sequim Branch Library!  Read Full Article

Celebrate National Poetry Month at the 2016 PoetrySLAM

April 14, 2016 - Celebrate National Poetry Month at the 2016 Clallam County PoetrySLAM for young poets in seventh and eighth grade, at 6:30pm on Thursday, April 28, at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). SLAM contestants will read their original work and compete for prizes that include a Samsung Galaxy 4 Tab and gift certificates to local bookstores.  Read Full Article

NOLS to close for all-day staff training session on Friday, April 22

April 8, 2016 - All North Olympic Library System (NOLS) locations will be closed on Friday, April 22, to allow staff to attend an in-service training day.  Read Full Article

PoetryMusic to Perform at Port Angeles Main Library’s Art Blast!

April 4, 2016 - In celebration of National Poetry Month, Portland-based duo PoetryMusic will perform their unique show "Where Words and Music Meet" at 7pm on Friday, April 15, at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Book discussion of Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson at the Sequim Branch Library

March 30, 2016 - Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, April 9, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Hands-on Homestead Home-Ec programs at the Port Angeles Main Library

March 29, 2016 - What was life like for the handful of individuals who first settled in Clallam County? Learn the answers to these questions and more at Homestead Home-Ec, a free series of hands-on programs at the Port Angeles Main Library exploring the handicrafts and skills of early Olympic Peninsula residents.  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Building Bond Retirement Celebration

March 18, 2016 - On Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 4pm to 5:30pm, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will celebrate the retirement of the bonds that supported the 1998 construction of the NOLS facility in Port Angeles, with a “Thank You Port Angeles” reception.  Read Full Article

New Ideas in Gardening with Ciscoe Morris

March 21, 2016 - Reinvigorate your garden and refresh your planting strategies this spring with environmentally-friendly gardening guru Ciscoe Morris. New Ideas in Gardening will take place at 6:30pm on Saturday, April 2, at the Port Angeles Main Library.  Read Full Article

Listen Up! Stories from the Northwest Corner

March 14, 2016 - Share your favorite national park stories this March at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). Listen Up! Stories from the Northwest Corner is a new, semiannual Library program focused on collecting and archiving oral histories from Clallam County residents.  Read Full Article

Explore! Nature Photography with Ross Hamilton

March 4, 2016 - This March, learn how to capture stunning images of nature with renowned local photographer Ross Hamilton. Explore! Nature Photography will take place at 6:30pm on Friday, March 18, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Readings and workshops with poet Jeanine Walker

March 1, 2016 - Join Seattle poet Jeanine Walker for a series of poetry readings and workshops this March at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Financial Literacy Series at Port Angeles Main Library

February 23, 2016 - Is credit scoring a mystery to you? Are you nervous about your future financial stability, or curious about how to restore your credit rating?  Read Full Article

First Friday ArtWalk at the Sequim Branch Library

February 19, 2016 - Local musical duo Bread and Gravy will perform at 6:30pm on Friday, March 4, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) during the March Art Walk and opening reception for the new Art in the Library show, which features the illustrations of Port Townsend’s Richard Jesse Watson.  Read Full Article

TEDx livestream of TED2016 at the Port Angeles Main Library

February 3, 2016 - What is brain research telling us about storytelling? How far off is holographic technology, really? How can building design effect how we interact with the dying, and how we experience the process of death? What can skin color really tell us? Take on these and other big questions this February at TEDxPortAngelesLibraryLive.  Read Full Article

After-Hours Teen Lock-In

February 1, 2015 - This February the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host two after-hours "Lock-Ins" for teens ages 12-18 at the Port Angeles Main Library and the Forks Branch Library.  Read Full Article

Explore! MAIDENTRIP

January 28, 2016 - A free screening of the adventure documentary Maidentrip will take place at 6pm on Thursday, February 11, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Family Flicks – Free Saturday matinees at your Library

January 25, 2016 - On Saturday, February 6, the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer a screening of Charlotte’s Web, based on the beloved children's novel by E.B. White.  Read Full Article

9th Annual Valentine Card-Making Extravaganza at the Clallam Bay Branch Library

January 25, 2016 - 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

Explore! Nature Photography with Ross Hamilton

January 21, 2016 - This February, learn how to capture stunning images of nature with renowned local photographer Ross Hamilton. Explore! Nature Photography will take place at 6pm on Wednesday, February 3, at the Sequim branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Become a Backyard Scientist with the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

January 15, 2016 - Learn how to become a Backyard Scientist this winter at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

LEGO® Junior Maker Program at the Port Angeles Main Library

January 8, 2016 - Looking for a fun indoor activity this winter? Create and play during a monthly LEGO® Junior Maker program at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)!  Read Full Article

Books & Libations comes to Sequim

January 7, 2016 - Enjoy a perfect pairing at Books & Libations, a free 21+ event co-hosted by the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) and Wind Rose Cellars!  Read Full Article

Port Angeles Library Book Groups Selections for 2016

January 5, 2016 - Have you ever had the desire to explore the world or the far reaches of space, travel back in time, discuss contemporary issues, or be a book or film critic? Do all this and more by joining a book discussion group at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article

Kids Create Art at the Sequim Branch Library

January 4, 2016 - On Saturday, January 16, the popular Kids Create Art program series will continue at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).  Read Full Article



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