library activities

At the library

Woodinville Library (788-0733)

   Storytime for 2-year-olds, Feb. 28, Mar. 6, 13, 20, 27, 9:30 a.m. For ages 2-3 with parent or caregiver.
   Preschool Storytime, Mondays and Tuesdays in March, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Fun-filled half-hour of stories, music and crafts for ages 3-8; parents welcome.
   Tax Help, Wednesdays through Apr. 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Saturdays through Apr. 13, 2-4 p.m. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) volunteers help prepare tax returns. Call to make an appointment.

Bothell Regional Library (486-7811)

   Toddler Storytime, Mar. 5, 12, 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9, 9:45 a.m. For children younger than 2 1/2 with adult.
   Preschool Storytime, Mar. 6, 13, 20, 27, Apr. 3, 10, 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. for ages 2 1/2-6 with adult; 1 p.m. ages 4-6. Register to attend.
   Saturday Preschool Storytime, Mar. 9-Apr. 13, 11 a.m. For ages 2 1/2-6 with adult.
   Family Storytime, Mar. 7, 14, 21, 28, Apr. 4, 11, 7 p.m. For ages 5 and up with adult.
   How to Find It: Free Library Skills Classes, Wednesdays, 9:15 a.m. and 7:15 p.m. Learn how to look up magazine articles, find a CD by a local band, get specific videos, see consumer evaluation of used cars, find a good book. Library staff will provide a tour and help with these and other library projects. Sign up at the Information Desk.

Kingsgate Library (821-7686)

   Info Power! Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. for adults and teens; Thursdays, 4 p.m. for ages 8 and older. Learn how to use the compuuterized library catalog and the Internet Gateway in half-hour sessions. Registration not required.

Kenmore Library (486-8747)

   Polish Paper Cutting, Mar. 4, 4 p.m. Special craft program for ages 7 and older; please register.

Lake Forest Park Library (362-8860)

   Preschool Storytime, Tuesdays, Mar. 5-26, 10 a.m. Stories, songs, puppets, and more for children ages 3-5.
   Toddler Storytimes, Tuesdays, Mar. 5-26, 11 a.m. For ages 24-36 months with adult.

Redmond Library (885-1861)

   Toddler Time, Wednesdays Feb. 28-Apr. 3, 10 a.m. and Mondays Mar. 11-Apr. 8, 1 p.m. For ages 2-3 with adult.
   Stories for the Afternoon, Thursdays Feb. 29-Apr. 4, 1:30 p.m. Kindergartners, homeschoolers, and families especially welcome; stories, songs, and special activities for ages 4-8.
   Test Drive the Internet, Mar. 2, 9-10 a.m. Learn to access the Internet via King County Library System's Internet Gateway. Register.
   Breast Cancer: Stealing the Dragon's Fire, Mar. 6, 7 p.m. Clo Wilson-Hasiguchi, author of Stealing the Dragon's Fire, A Personal Guide and Handbook for Dealing with Breast Cancer, presents practical information and disucsses her personal experience with breast cancer. Also in attendance, Judy Jones, Cancer Education Specialist with Evergreen Hospital Wellness Works, with informational material and answers to questions. For adults.
   Mother Goose Time, Mar. 7 and Apr. 4, 10 a.m. Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 12-24 months with adult.
   Library Computers Don't Byte, Mar. 9, 9-10 a.m. Learn basic skills for using the library's computer catalog, magazine indexes, and CD-ROM resources. Bring your library card. Please register.
   Star Trek Live Performance, Mar. 17, 2 p.m. Transport yourself to the library and see what happens when three crew members beam back aboard the starship O'Shaunessy and find it deserted. All systems appear to be functional, but their shipmates have disappeared! A thoroughly entertaining voyage presented by SanDan Special Effects. Free tickets available at the library now.
   Tax Help, Saturdays, through Apr. 13, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) help prepare tax forms. No appointment necessary.

Sno Isle Bookmobile (360-659-8447)

   Maltby Elementary School, Mar. 6, 2:55-3:40 p.m.