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Looking for a fun indoor activity this winter? Create and play at monthly LEGO® Junior Maker programs at the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). The Port Angeles Main Library will host these fun, free programs from 10am-12pm on Saturday, December 2, January 6, February 10, and March 3.
The Hearts of Horses by Molly Gloss will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, November 18, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). The discussion has been moved from its regularly schedule time on the second Saturday of the month due to Veterans Day.
Enjoy Music After Hours at the Forks Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) on Friday, November 17 at 7pm. The chamber jazz duo PoetryMusic with Colleen O’Brien and Chris Lee will take you on a unique multi-media experience.
Create a one-of-a-kind pressed leaf fall frame at a CreativiTea program at 1pm Saturday, November 18 at the Port Angeles Main Library.
Join national award-winning children's singer-songwriter Nancy Stewart for a fun-filled concert. Kids of all ages will enjoy the contagious sing-along fun that is part of every Nancy Stewart Show!
The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is currently engaged in a broad community conversation regarding the overcrowded spaces and aging infrastructure of the Branch Library serving the Sequim-Dungeness Valley.
2017 Caldecott Medalist and nationally renowned artist Javaka Steptoe will offer an all-ages hands-on art workshop at the Port Angeles Main Library, Thursday, November 9 at 6:30pm. During the workshop, participants will use a wide variety of materials to make artwork based off themes found in Steptoe’s work.
The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer an Advanced Planning Seminar at the Clallam Bay Branch Library on Friday, November 3, at 1:30pm. The seminar is expected to last about three hours. Judy McCay and Karen Griffith will lead this free, engaging, and practical seminar.
Libby, the free One-Tap Reading App, is now available, making it even easier to access free downloadable content through the library. The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) offers tens of thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks through the Washington Anytime Library.
The recent Food for Fines amnesty program at the North Olympic Library System was a win-win-win for the local community! Hundreds of pounds of donated food and other much needed resources were collected and given to local nonprofits.
The Clallam Bay Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host its fourth annual all-ages pumpkin decorating and carving contest. Artists are invited to submit their completed creations during regular library hours beginning at 11am on Monday, October 30, until judging commences at 4pm on Tuesday, October 31.
The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host an After-Hours Lock-In for teens ages 12-18 on Monday, October 30 at the Port Angeles Main Library. The nights’ activities will include karaoke, snacks, Jackbox Party video games, and more. The event will take place from 6-8pm inside the library.
Take your adult coloring to another level at 1pm on Saturday, October 21 at the Port Angeles Main Library during CreativiTea. Enjoy an afternoon of hot tea, good company, and grayscale coloring.
The Danish Girl by David Ebershoff will be discussed at 4pm on Wednesday, October 25, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).
The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will take part in OverDrive’s Big Library Read program, the world’s largest global eBook reading club, connecting millions of readers around the world with the same eBook at the same time.
As part of the Documentary Nights! film series, a free screening of Tamar Tal Anati’s “Shalom Italia” will be shown at 6pm on Tuesday, October 24 at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS).
“America’s Librarian” and NPR books commentator Nancy Pearl will visit the Port Angeles Main Library Wednesday, October 18 at 6:30pm. Pearl will discuss her most recent book and first novel, George & Lizzie, and answer audience questions.
The Witches: Salem, 1692 by Stacy Schiff will be discussed at 3pm on Saturday, October 14, at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS). All are welcome to join!
Wolf Haven International is dedicated to the conservation and protection of wolves and their habitat. Learn more about their efforts as well as wolf recovery in Washington State at unique programs taking place at the Forks Branch Library on Saturday, October 14 at 12pm, and the Sequim Branch Library on Saturday, October 14 at 5pm.
On Thursday, October 12 at 6pm at the Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) Jack Zaccardo will narrate a slideshow of Clallam County’s logging history.