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Date
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Get help on computing basics using a desktop, laptop and/or a device. Learn Microsoft Office Word and Excel, maximize the benefits of the Sno-Isle.org website, learn to use email, Facebook and more. Learn on a library computer or bring your own. Note: We cannot provide hardware assistance with your own personal computer.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Get help on computing basics using a desktop, laptop and/or a device. Learn Microsoft Office Word and Excel, maximize the benefits of the Sno-Isle.org website, learn to use email, Facebook and more. Learn on a library computer or bring your own. Note: We cannot provide hardware assistance with your own personal computer.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Get help on computing basics using a desktop, laptop and/or a device. Learn Microsoft Office Word and Excel, maximize the benefits of the Sno-Isle.org website, learn to use email, Facebook and more. Learn on a library computer or bring your own. Note: We cannot provide hardware assistance with your own personal computer.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Get help on computing basics using a desktop, laptop and/or a device. Learn Microsoft Office Word and Excel, maximize the benefits of the Sno-Isle.org website, learn to use email, Facebook and more. Learn on a library computer or bring your own. Note: We cannot provide hardware assistance with your own personal computer.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Friday, July 11, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join Andy Locke and his cast of animal friends for a rollicking show that connects ventriloquism and music with the joy of reading. Funded by the Camano Island Library Friends.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Get help on computing basics using a desktop, laptop and/or a device. Learn Microsoft Office Word and Excel, maximize the benefits of the Sno-Isle.org website, learn to use email, Facebook and more. Learn on a library computer or bring your own. Note: We cannot provide hardware assistance with your own personal computer.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Try these experiments and you’ll never feel the same way about water again. Amaze your friends and family with your scientific expertise. They may think it’s magic! Supported by Stanwood/Camano Friends of the Library.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For children ages 3 months to 2 years. Caregiver required.
Location
Mountlake Terrace Large Meeting Room
Library
Mountlake Terrace Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us each week to explore a new fun theme with stories, songs and activities geared to early learners ages 2-5 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Mountlake Terrace Library.
Location
Mountlake Terrace Large Meeting Room
Library
Mountlake Terrace Library

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Date
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare preschoolers for the adventures of reading. Ages 3-5. Supported by Friends of the Brier Library.
Library
Brier Library

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Date
Friday, July 18, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Work together with your friends to answer brain-bending trivia questions and complete wacky challenges! Everyone gets a prize to take home. For ages 6 and up. Supported by Friends of the Arlington Library.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Enjoy an afternoon of music. Harp players are invited to participate in the Puget Sound Folk Harp Circle. All levels of harp are welcome in a safe and supportive environment and community members are invited to listen.
Location
Mountlake Terrace Large Meeting Room
Library
Mountlake Terrace Library

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Date
Monday, July 21, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Everyone is welcome to join our parent-child book group for a discussion of "The Giver." Book group meets the third Monday of every month.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Get help on computing basics using a desktop, laptop and/or a device. Learn Microsoft Office Word and Excel, maximize the benefits of the Sno-Isle.org website, learn to use email, Facebook and more. Learn on a library computer or bring your own. Note: We cannot provide hardware assistance with your own personal computer.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities for newborns through 18 months. Playtime follows. Caregiver Required. Supported by the Friends of the Arlington Library.
Library
Arlington Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhythm-n-rhyme fun celebrating the joy of reading. A playtime follows. For newborns to 3 years with a caregiver. Supported by Friends of the Freeland Library.
Location
Freeland Meeting Room
Library
Freeland Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for Family Storytime, followed by a Play and Learn. Children learn by playing. Play and learn with them! Storytime features entertaining books, songs, and more which will prepare young minds for the adventure of reading. Play time includes early literacy games, math and science activities, and plain old-fashioned fun! For Families. Caregiver Required. Free. Funded by the Friends of the Snohomish Library.
Library
Snohomish Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Wiggle and giggle with your baby through silly stories, happy songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. For newborns through 18 months.
Location
Lynnwood Large Mtg. Room
Library
Lynnwood Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Come play with the wildest and strangest paper-folding ever. Flex your mind around the missing fold. Flexagons will perplex you and stretch your lexicon. This is math? Fun! Supported by the Stanwood/Camano Friends of the library.
Library
Camano Island Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Virus or bacteria? How do germs make you sick? Make your own germ model, learn how difficult hand-washing can actually be, and see how far you can sneeze! School-age children will develop their creativity, talents, and love of learning. Funded by the Friends of the Snohomish Library.
Location
Granite Falls Meeting Room
Library
Granite Falls Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Dragons & Vikings – Oh My! Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third will be our guide as we learn to identify Dragon varieties and speak Dragonese. Can you pass the test? For ages 6 and 11.
Location
Mountlake Terrace Large Meeting Room
Library
Mountlake Terrace Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Discover how animals and plants in our area depend on each other to survive in a variety of ecosystems. Then get creative with a selection of fun nature crafts.
Funded by the Friends of the Brier Library.
Library
Edmonds Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Try these experiments and you’ll never feel the same way about water again. Amaze your friends and family with your scientific expertise. They may think it’s magic! For school age children. Supported by the Stanwood/Camano Friends of the Library

Library
Arlington Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-alongs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.
Location
Lynnwood Large Mtg. Room
Library
Lynnwood Library

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Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Drop by the library and celebrate the 75th anniversary of Batman. 75th-anniversary timeline posters, buttons, bookmarks, paper Batman masks, and temporary tattoos will be available. Discover library resources you can explore about Batman and other superheroes.
Library
Darrington Library

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Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required. Supported by the Friends of the Mill Creek Library. Please be aware that the library opens the doors for storytime at 9:25 and there will be no entry after 9:40.

Library
Mill Creek Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-alongs, and movement activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. This program also includes hands-on activities that encourage scientific thinking, problem solving, and curiosity. For children ages 3-5.
Location
Lynnwood Large Mtg. Room
Library
Lynnwood Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For ages 2 to 5 years. Caregiver required.
Library
Langley Library

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Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Imaginations run wild as we dance and bounce along to silly songs, act out funny rhymes, and engage in stories all while developing creativity, talent, and a love of reading and learning. Come and join use for the fun! All ages are welcome. Caregiver required. Supported by the Darrington Friends of the Library.
Location
Darrington Mtg. Room
Library
Darrington Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Let imaginations run wild with fun books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. Playtime or craft will follow. For ages 3 to 5 years. Caregiver required.
Library
Edmonds Library

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Program Messages
Read 10 books or 1000 pages and do two activities each from the Learn and Discover sites (and tell us below what you did) to win a free book and a chance to win a bicycle.

A summer adventure for kids begins by picking up discovery notes at any Sno-Isle Library or logging in here to earn a free book and the chance to win a bicycle. Then explore our electrifying summer lineup of fun, fabulous and free activities:
• Explore space, raptors, bubbles, germs and more!
• Special guests include Seattle Bug Safari, Reptile Man Scott Petersen, and magicians Jeff Evans and The Amazing Marcus.
• Score free tickets to an AquaSox game (while supplies last) and enter a drawing to throw out the first pitch.
• Plus, Pacific Science Center workshops, movies, science, LEGO, Explore Summer Finisher Celebrations, and so much more.

Last year more than 11,000 kids participated in our summer program. Join us so we can explode that number and have even more kids this summer!
Learn * Discover
Activity
Went on a hike with my dad and read Survival Kid by Denise Long.
Activity
Went on a hike with my dad and read Survival Kid by Denise Long.
Activity
I went to bbc.co.uk and learned about plant life cycles.
Activity
I walked in the woods near my house and read Survival Kid by Denise Long.