library activities

At the library

Woodinville Library (788-0733)

   Storytime for 2-year-olds, Mar. 27, 9:30 a.m. For ages 2-3 with parent or caregiver.
   Mother Goose Storytime, Mar. 27, 10:30 a.m. For children ages 12-24 months old and a 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.
   Information Power Introductory Class, Apr. 6, May 4, 9:15-10:15 a.m. Learn how to use the computerized library catalog, magazine index, CD-ROM resources; for ages 12-adult; register.
   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. 21, 28, Apr. 4, 11, 7 p.m. For ages 5 and up with adult.
   Genealogy for Everyone, Mar. 27, 7 p.m. Peggy Dewey, local genealogical expert, presents a free program on researching your ancestors. Learn the techniques and resources available for tracing your past.
   Saturday Preschool Storytime, through Apr. 13, 11 a.m. For ages 2 1/2-6 with adult.
   Toddler Storytime, Mar. 26, Apr. 2, 9, 9:45 a.m. For children younger than 2 1/2 with adult.
   Preschool Storytime, Mar. 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.

Kingsgate Library (821-7686)

   Ukrainian Egg Workshop, Apr. 3, 6:30 p.m. Bring two raw eggs, a pencil, and a candle with candle holder to learn the art of making these beautiful eggs. For ages 11-adult; register.
   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 computerized library catalog and the Internet Gateway in half-hour sessions. Registration not required.

Kenmore Library (486-8747)

   Toddler Storytime, Mar. 27, 9:30 a.m. Stories, songs, puppets, and games for ages 2-3 1/2 with adult; register.
   Preschool Storytime, Mar. 27, 11 a.m. Special stories and activities for ages 3 1/2-6; parents welcome to stay; register.

Lake Forest Park Library (362-8860)

   Preschool Storytime, Mar. 26, 10 a.m., ages 3-5.
   Toddler Storytime, Mar. 26, 11 a.m. For ages 24-36 months with adult.

Redmond Library (885-1861)

   Toddler Time, Wednesdays through Apr. 3, 10 a.m. and Mondays through Apr. 8, 1 p.m. For ages 2-3 with adult.
   Mother Goose Time, Apr. 4, 10 a.m. Stories, rhymes, and songs for ages 12-24 months with adult.
   Stories for the Afternoon, Thursdays through Apr. 4, 1:30 p.m. Kindergartners, home-schoolers, and families especially welcome; stories, songs, and special activities for ages 4-8.
   East of Gettysburg, a one-person dramatic portrayal of an eyewitness account during the Civil War, will be presented April 1 at 7 p.m. The audience will hear an eyewitness report of one of the bloodiest wars in U.S. history. Program is recommended for ages 11 to adult; register.
   Spain, Portugal, and Morocco Through the Back Door, Apr. 4, 7 p.m. Travel guide author Steve Smith covers the essentials of travel in Spain, Portugal, and Morocco in an entertaining slide presentation. Learn to travel comfortably on $55 a day, the pros and cons of traveling by car and train, packing light, the ins and outs of changing money, and where to find those delightful off-the-beaten-path places to explore.
   Tax Help, Saturdays, through Apr. 13, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) help prepare tax forms. No appointment necessary.

Seattle Public Library (386-4103)

   Book Sale, Mar.23, 9-5 p.m., and Mar. 24, 1-5 p.m. at the former Lincoln High School gymnasium, 4400 Interlake Ave. N. in Seattle. More than 70,000 books, records, CDs, videos, and art reproductions.

Sno Isle Bookmobile (360-659-8447)

   Maltby Elementary School, Apr. 3, 17, May 1, 15, 29, 2:55-3:40 p.m.