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Date
Tuesday, June 10, 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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For 47 years, this outstanding ensemble has established a tradition of vocal excellence in Snohomish County as they continue to offer a quality musical experience with a variety of choral pieces. Celebrate Flag Day with a selection of patriotic music. You'll even be invited to sing along with these wonderful local vocalists.
Location
Mukilteo Meeting Room
Library
Mukilteo Library

Title
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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Jump and bounce into a magical world of stories, music, and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.
Location
Monroe Meeting Room
Library
Monroe Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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 3 to 5 years. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.
Location
Monroe Meeting Room
Library
Monroe Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read aloud to a loving canine listener. The Reading with Rover program helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence. For school age children with a caregiver.
Library
Monroe Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 28, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Come meet two Everett AquaSox players
and hear stories in English and Spanish.
The players will be available to sign
autographs and talk about how they
became professional baseball players.
Library
Monroe Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 28, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Classic about a professor that invents an anti-gravity substance he names flubber, that makes inanimate objects and people fly. G. 97 minutes. Supported by Friends of the Freeland Library.
Location
Freeland Meeting Room
Library
Freeland Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 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. Space is limited, please call 360-387-5150 to book an appointment.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Let imagination run wild with fun books, sing-along songs and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For ages 3 to 5 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
Tuesday, July 29, 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

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:55 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 newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required.
Location
Mukilteo Meeting Room
Library
Mukilteo Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It's always a starry night inside the inflatable planetarium! Join us at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club at 1609 E Lakeshore Dr. The 30-minute, interactive astronomical experiences propel you out into the universe to ponder the planets, make sense of the seasons, and explore the constellations. Preregistration required. Please only register for one time slot per child. Late comers will lose their spot. Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.
Library
Lake Stevens Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 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

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 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

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Funny stories and action songs will make you giggle and move while you learn. Some songs or phrases will be in Spanish. For all ages. Funded by the Friends of the Marysville Library.
Library
Marysville Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 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 newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required. Supported by Friends of the Monroe Library.
Location
Monroe Meeting Room
Library
Monroe Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
It's always a starry night inside the inflatable planetarium! Join us at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club at 1609 E Lakeshore Dr. The 30-minute, interactive astronomical experiences propel you out into the universe to ponder the planets, make sense of the seasons, and explore the constellations. Preregistration required. Please only register for one time slot per child. Late comers will lose their spot. Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.
Library
Lake Stevens Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:55 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 newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required.
Location
Mukilteo Meeting Room
Library
Mukilteo Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Watch as we create an exothermic reaction (heat and bubbles from yeast, soap & hydrogen peroxide) that will blow your mind. Supported by the Camano Island Library Friends.
Library
Camano Island Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
11:20 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
It's always a starry night inside the inflatable planetarium! Join us at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club at 1609 E Lakeshore Dr. The 30-minute, interactive astronomical experiences propel you out into the universe to ponder the planets, make sense of the seasons, and explore the constellations. Preregistration required. Please only register for one time slot per child. Late comers will lose their spot. Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.
Library
Lake Stevens Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
12:20 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
It's always a starry night inside the inflatable planetarium! Join us at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club at 1609 E Lakeshore Dr. The 30-minute, interactive astronomical experiences propel you out into the universe to ponder the planets, make sense of the seasons, and explore the constellations. Preregistration required. Please only register for one time slot per child. Late comers will lose their spot. Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.
Library
Lake Stevens Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
It's always a starry night inside the inflatable planetarium! Join us at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club at 1609 E Lakeshore Dr. The 30-minute, interactive astronomical experiences propel you out into the universe to ponder the planets, make sense of the seasons, and explore the constellations. Preregistration required. Please only register for one time slot per child. Late comers will lose their spot. Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.
Library
Lake Stevens Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
1:40 PM - 2:10 PM
Description
It's always a starry night inside the inflatable planetarium! Join us at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club at 1609 E Lakeshore Dr. The 30-minute, interactive astronomical experiences propel you out into the universe to ponder the planets, make sense of the seasons, and explore the constellations. Preregistration required. Please only register for one time slot per child. Late comers will lose their spot. Supported by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation and the Friends of the Lake Stevens Library.
Library
Lake Stevens Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Discover amazing facts about these giants of the sea, many of which live in our own ‘backyard’. Experience up close baleen from a bowhead whale, an ear bone from a fin whale, the upper jaw of an orca, and the skull of a harbor porpoise, all from the Burke Museum. For school age children. Supported by the Friends of the Mukilteo Library.
Location
Mountlake Terrace Large Meeting Room
Library
Mountlake Terrace 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
Explore a topic that interests you on BBC's Bitesize Science

Changing water hotter and colder. If you do it cold, it will turn to water, and if you do it colder, it will turn to ice. And if you do it hotter it will turn to steam.
Activity
Create a piece of artwork.

I used black paper and painted on it. I painted a Seahawks one and I did a Mariners one.
Activity
Visit a garden or a green space. What did you discover?

I saw pink flowers and they looked like lillies.
Activity
Look outside at the clouds. Make up a story about what you see in them.

I saw a whale bone and a dinosaur bone.