At what point does a conversation become a battle? Why do some opinions inflame our emotions, leading to anger, fights, and even the end of relationships with family and friends? Humanities Washington speaker David E. Smith takes a deep look at those moments when civility breaks down in his presentation Civil Conversation in an Angry Age.
Olympic National Park’s Perspectives Winter Speaker Series is held monthly at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library. Due to the adverse weather conditions, the event originally scheduled for Tuesday, February 12, will now be held on Thursday, February 28 at 7pm.
In partnership with WSU Extension and Clallam County Waste Reduction, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer Master Composter/Recycler Workshops at the Sequim, Forks, and Port Angeles Libraries. These workshops are free to all Clallam County residents, but registration is required.
The Novel Conversations Book Discussion Group will meet at the Sequim Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) on Wednesday, February 27 at 4pm to discuss The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd.
The Wednesday Evening Book Discussion Group meets at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) every fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm. On Wednesday, February 27, the group will discuss The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver.
Join family performer and teaching artist Andy Furgeson of Red Yarn for a special puppet-building workshop at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). This workshop will take place on Friday, March 1 from 4-6pm.
Join Red Yarn and his barnyard critters for a frolicking good time! Red Yarn and friends will be performing at the Forks Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) on Friday, March 1 at 10:30am. This puppet-dancing, boot-stomping, guitar-strumming performance is sure to keep everyone entertained.
When the temperatures drop, there’s nothing more fun than curling up with a good book! The North Olympic Library System has some great new titles for all ages, ready for check out.
February is a month of romance, hearts, valentines, and love. While Valentine’s Day focuses on romance, love in many forms can fill our lives throughout the year. If you’re craving a good love story, whether it’s from a feel-good romance story, something with some heartbreak, or a story of the love of longtime friends, consider adding some of these titles to your reading list.
Enjoy a zero-waste afternoon of paper crafts, hot tea, and good company with the North Olympic Library System (NOLS), Clallam County Waste Prevention, and WSU Extension. CreativiTea programs will be held at the Port Angeles Main Library on Monday, February 11 at 6pm, and the Clallam Bay Branch Library on Monday, February 25 at 5:30pm.