News Releases

News Releases2018-12-31T10:21:42+00:00

Check here for announcements about current programs and events, news about changes at the Library, new services and programs and an archive of NOLS news.

18Jan, 2019

Art in the Library Opening Reception

The Chuck Easton Quartet will bring live jazz music to the Sequim Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) during the First Friday Art Walk on Friday, February 1. The music will begin at 6:30pm, but come early to check out the new art on display and meet featured artist Jeannine Chappell at 6pm.

15Jan, 2019

Backwoods Hucksters to perform at Port Angeles Main Library’s Art Blast!

The Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will celebrate a new Art in the Library exhibit on Friday, January 25, with their quarterly Art Blast! event. The Backwoods Hucksters will begin performing at 7pm, bringing a slightly psychedelic twist to their American Roots song bag into the heart of the library.

14Jan, 2019

Second Saturday Science at the Sequim Branch Library

Second Saturday Science at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will be held February 9, March 9, and April 13 from 10:30-11:30am. The Second Saturday Science series creates fun, hands-on opportunities for children ages 7 - 12 to explore concepts related to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

04Jan, 2019

CANCELLED: Olympic National Park Perspectives Winter Speaker Series Event on Tuesday, January 8

Olympic National Park’s Perspectives Winter Speaker Series, held at the Port Angeles Main Library, will be cancelled on Tuesday, January 8, due to the Federal Government shutdown. Kurt Jenkins, a Wildlife Biologist with the United States Geological Survey, was scheduled to offer a presentation on Wolves, Elk, Rivers, and Trophic Cascades in Olympic National Park.

02Jan, 2019

You Did It! 100,000 Washington Anytime Library Downloads

Success! The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is excited to announce patrons have helped reach a goal of downloading 100,000 titles from the Washington Anytime Library (WAL) by the end of 2018! Downloadable eAudiobooks and eBooks are popular formats with many people who own tablets, smart phones, eReaders, and other personal devices. But not everyone knows the Library has free eBooks and eAudiobooks to borrow.

21Dec, 2018

Teen Lounge

Calling All Teens! Want a place to hang out after school while having some fun? Come to the Teen Lounge! The Port Angeles Main Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host the Teen Lounge on Tuesdays at 3pm from January 8 through April 30.

20Dec, 2018

Kids Create Art at the Sequim Branch Library

Kids Create Art will be offered at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) on the third Saturday of every month January through April. Led by local artists, the Kids Create Art program series—recommended for ages 7 to 12—creates fun, hands-on opportunities for children to explore various artistic media.

20Dec, 2018

Yoga Storytime at NOLS

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host three sessions of Yoga Storytimes in January. Yoga Storytime is a full body experience that builds early literacy skills and healthy bodies at the same time!

17Dec, 2018

Junior Science Explorers at the Sequim Branch Library

Junior Science Explorers at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will be held on Saturday, January 12 from 1:30-2:30pm. Junior Science Explorers, a series designed for children ages 4-6 and their caregivers, will host The Museum of Flight, who will introduce children to the building blocks of robotics and programming.

17Dec, 2018

Second Saturday Science at the Sequim Branch Library

Second Saturday Science at the Sequim Branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will offer Robot Garage on Saturday, January 12 from 10:30am-12:30pm. The Second Saturday Science series—for ages 7 to 12—creates fun, hands-on opportunities for children to explore concepts related to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

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