library activities

At the library

Woodinville Library (788-0733)

   Information Power Introductory Class, Mar. 9, 9:15-10:15 a.m. Learn how to use the computerized library catalog, magazine index, CD-ROM resources; for ages 12-adult; register.
   Learn to Knit, March 13, 20, 27, 7-9 p.m. Bev Dinnon and Pat Marsh teach knitting, help finish projects. Ages 14 and up; register.
   Antique Appraisal, Mar. 14, 7 p.m. Bette Bell, ISA, CAPP (certified appraiser of personal property), will tell you what the overlooked treasures in your home are worth; bring an item for appraisal; register.
   Storytime for 2-year-olds, Mar. 13, 9:30 a.m. For ages 2-3 with parent or caregiver.
   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)

   Family Storytime, Mar. 7, 7 p.m. For ages 5 and up with adult.
   Saturday Preschool Storytime, Mar. 9, 11 a.m. For ages 2 1/2-6 with adult.
   Toddler Storytime, Mar. 12, 9:45 a.m. For children younger than 2 1/2 with adult.
   Symphony at the Library, Mar. 12, 7 p.m. Tracey Waring of the Seattle Symphony combines the sounds of the orchestra and storytelling in tprogram for schoolage children and their parents.
   Preschool Storytime, Mar. 13, 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. for ages 2 1/2-6 with adult; 1 p.m. ages 4-6. Register.

Kingsgate Library (821-7686)

   Cascade Brass Quintet, Mar. 10, 2 p.m. Free family concert for all ages.
   Recipes for a Healthy Life, Mar. 12, 7 p.m. Judy Rainwater, author and home economist, will teach the identification of different types of fats, carbohydrates, and proteins; get tips on preparing nutritious, tasty, and simple meals. Recipes and samples.

Lake Forest Park Library (362-8860)

   A Rose is a Rose is a Rose, Mar. 9, 1-4 p.m. Darrell Scott, garden design consultant and Master Gardener, explores the basics of growing old and new roses organically. Learn about site selection, soil preparation, planting and pruning, and how to deal with pests and diseases the nontoxic way. Program for adults; please register.
   Science Circus, Mar. 9, 3:30 p.m. Join juggler Rhys Thomas with "Up for Grabs" for an amazing demonstration of the basic concepts of physics. For all ages.

Redmond Library (885-1861)

   Breast Cancer: Stealing the Dragon's Fire, Mar. 6, 7 p.m. Author Clo Wilson-Hasiguchi presents practical information and discusses her personal experience with breast cancer. For adults.
   Mother Goose Time, Mar. 7, 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! Free tickets available at the library now.