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Great Decisions: Climate Change and the Global Order

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture Series
Event Details:
Climate change has become one of the defining issues of our time. As much of the world bands together to come up with a plan, the U.S. remains the notable holdout. What is the rest of the world doing to combat climate change? What impact will the eff...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Group

February 28, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Kaleidoscope Play & Learn groups are for children ages birth to 5 and their families or caregivers. Come play, read, sing, enjoy snacks and enhance the bond with your family and community. Sessions are free and open to everyone. This playgroup...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Storytime for Ages 12 Months to 30 Months

March 2, 2020
10:15am - 11:00am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Toddler Storytime is for children ages 12 months to 30 months and features movement, music, puppets, and fingerplays as well as flannel stories and the reading of short books written with toddlers in mind. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Babytime for Ages Birth to 12 Months

March 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
This 20-minute lapsit program for infants from birth to 12 months features action rhymes, baby sign language, songs, and movement designed to stimulate brain development and the enjoyment of music, language, and books. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tech Tuesday Class: iPad Basics 1

March 3, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Feel more confident when using your iPad. In this class we will help you get started with the basics, including navigation, keeping it updated, and managing device settings. We’ll also show you how to get the free iPad users guide. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tech Tuesday: Drop-in Tech Assistance

March 3, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Drop in and work with library staff to receive individual assistance with your computer or handheld device. Bring your own device or ask to borrow one of ours. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Preschool Storytime for Ages 30 months – 5 years

March 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:45am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Bring your preschooler and enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, and more designed to promote early learning. Preschool Storytime begins with activities that encourage community building and promote learning through play. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Poets in Conversation: Judith Adams and Holly Thomas

March 4, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Everyone, Adults, Teens
Program Type: Authors & Poets
Event Details:
Join Whidbey Island poets Judith Adams and Holly Thomas for an evening of poetry and conversation. Judith Adams is an English-born poet who has published four books of poetry, recorded several CDs of her work and performances, and was selected for th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Art & Music Meditation for Adults 18+

March 5, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Humphrey Room
Registration
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Start your day in peace and contemplation as you let your thoughts and paintbrush flow freely. Enjoy a short inspirational reading, then mix colors and let art take shape while listening to peaceful music. Art supplies are provided and space is limit...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Writing Your Memoir

March 5, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Shold Room
Registration
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Shold Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Join Savitri Bess for a three-week workshop designed to start you down the path of writing your own memoir. Learn to develop your memoir through colorful details and descriptions, and discover the tools and skills to bring your story to life. No prev...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Great Decisions: India and Pakistan

March 5, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture Series
Event Details:
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode a wave of Hindu nationalism to a historic reelection in 2019. His first order of business was to revoke the special status granted to the Kashmir region, inflaming the rivalry between India and Pakistan. How ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Group

March 6, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Kaleidoscope Play & Learn groups are for children ages birth to 5 and their families or caregivers. Come play, read, sing, enjoy snacks and enhance the bond with your family and community. Sessions are free and open to everyone. This playgroup...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

First Fridays Virtual Reality

March 6, 2020
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Virtual Reality
Event Details:
Experience the wonders of Virtual Reality (VR) with the support of trained staff. VR uses a computer, headset, and sensors to immerse you directly into a three-dimensional, computer-generated world. Your head, hands, and body movements are tracked to...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Storytime for Ages 12 Months to 30 Months

March 9, 2020
10:15am - 11:00am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Toddler Storytime is for children ages 12 months to 30 months and features movement, music, puppets, and fingerplays as well as flannel stories and the reading of short books written with toddlers in mind. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Babytime for Ages Birth to 12 Months

March 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
This 20-minute lapsit program for infants from birth to 12 months features action rhymes, baby sign language, songs, and movement designed to stimulate brain development and the enjoyment of music, language, and books. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tech Tuesday Class: iPad Basics 2

March 10, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
This class will build on the skills learned in the previous iPad Basics 1 class held on March 3; attendance at the previous class is not required to attend Basics 2. In this class we’ll review the basics of using your iPad and walk you through the fu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tech Tuesday: Drop-in Tech Assistance

March 10, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Drop in and work with library staff to receive individual assistance with your computer or handheld device. Bring your own device or ask to borrow one of ours. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Board of Trustees Regular Meeting

March 11, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Shold Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Shold Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

The Jefferson County Library Board of Trustees meets at 10:00 am on the second Wednesday of every month. All board meetings are open to the public.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Preschool Storytime for Ages 30 months – 5 years

March 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:45am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Bring your preschooler and enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, and more designed to promote early learning. Preschool Storytime begins with activities that encourage community building and promote learning through play. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Planting with Seed Saving in Mind

March 11, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
Learn the basics of seed saving in this class taught by Jadyne Reichner, owner of Oatsplanter Farm in Port Townsend.  Jadyne will cover planning your garden; the genetics behind seed production; choosing the best seed to save; and how to harvest...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Writing Your Memoir

March 12, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Shold Room
Registration
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Shold Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Join Savitri Bess for a three-week workshop designed to start you down the path of writing your own memoir. Learn to develop your memoir through colorful details and descriptions, and discover the tools and skills to bring your story to life. No prev...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Great Decisions: Red Sea Security

March 12, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture Series
Event Details:
The Red Sea has remained vital for global trade since the time of ancient Egypt. Once home to the spice trade, the Red Sea now sees millions of barrels of oil a day transported across its waters. With major nations like China, France, Italy, and the ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Discussion: "Before the Wind" by Jim Lynch

March 12, 2020
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Shold Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Shold Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions - Adult
Event Details:
All are welcome to sign up for our monthly book discussion. Book discussions are held the second Thursday of each month from 6:15 – 7:45 pm. Sign up is required and copies of the book will be loaned by the library when you sign up. Participants are a...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Group

March 13, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Kaleidoscope Play & Learn groups are for children ages birth to 5 and their families or caregivers. Come play, read, sing, enjoy snacks and enhance the bond with your family and community. Sessions are free and open to everyone. This playgroup...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

TimeSlips: Creative Storytelling for People with Memory Loss

March 13, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Humphrey Room
Registration
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
TimeSlips™ is a creative storytelling method that opens storytelling to everyone by replacing the pressure to remember with the freedom to imagine. Although it is fun for anyone, it was originally designed as a way for people with cognitive impairmen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Traveling Trivia

March 13, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Flaunt your knowledge of books, movies, pop culture, and current events. New book and movie titles each month! Bring a team of friends or come solo and we’ll find a team for you. New book and movie titles will be featured each month.  Th...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Second Saturday STEAM for ages 6-10

March 14, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Science & Math
Event Details:
Come to the library and be a scientist! Standing, walking, running, even sitting — life is a balancing act. Listen to a story and then have fun doing a variety of balancing activities. Play with the weight of objects and your body to learn more about...