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Vashon Library June 2011 Programs

Children & Families

Toddler Story Times
Tuesday, June 28, 10:40am
Ages 18 months to 3 years with adult.
Come for 20 minutes of stories and songs just right for toddlers.
Registration not required.

Preschool Story Times
Tuesday, June 28, 11:30am
Ages 3 to 5.
Come for 30 minutes of stories, songs and fun!
Registration not required.

Going Global Comedy Show
Thursday, June 30, 10:30am
Held next door to the library in the Ober Park Performance Room.
Presented by Alex Zerbe.
Ages 3 and older.
This high-energy comedy show highlights different cultures and phenomena from around the world. Alex harpoons vegetables launched from a giant slingshot, performs music looping and demonstrates games from the other side of the planet.
Registration not required.


Late Night @ the Library
Saturday, June 18, 6pm
For students entering grades 6-12.
Receive a henna tattoo from Maya. Play Dance Dance Revolution,Guitar Hero, Super Smash Brothers Brawl and Outdoor Challenge on our Wii. Enjoy the Vashon Library Cyber Café and surf the web or play a game. Refreshments! Door prizes! Security will be provided.
Sponsored by Friends of the Vashon Library.

Read Three, Get One Free Summer Edition & Read•Flip•Win
Read three books, write three thoughtful reviews and get a prize!
This summer will also feature a video book review contest, Read•Flip•Win!
Ask at the library for details.


Computer Class: Internet Level 1
Monday, June 6, 10am
Learn how to browse the Internet, type web site addresses, understand basic Internet vocabulary, and use search engines. Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse.
Please register beginning May 23, 206.463.2069.

Computer Class: Email Level 1
Monday, June 6, 12:30pm
Learn basic Email vocabulary. Create an account using Gmail, Yahoo or Hotmail. Compose and send messages.
Prerequisite: Ability to use the mouse and keyboard, basic understanding of the Internet.
Please register beginning May 23, 206.463.2069.

Great Books Discussion Group
Monday, June 6, 6:30pm
The Great Books Discussion Group meets on the first Monday of the month, October through June. Visitors are welcome. The only requirement to participate is that you have read the material under discussion.

ESL Classes
Tuesday, June 7, 6pm
Come to the Vashon Library for free weekly lessons in speaking English as a Second Language.
Childcare can be provided. You must request it one week in advance, by speaking to the teacher or calling the library, 206.463.2069.

Friends of Vashon Library Meeting
Saturday, June 11, 10am
Join the "Friendliest" club in town! The Friends of Vashon Library raise funds to support library programs for all ages through sales of books, T-shirts and book bags.
Meetings are fun and refreshments are served.