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A Fireside Evening with Poet Terry Martin – Thursday, October 30th 6:00 p.m

Please join the Lopez Library for a warm fireside event: An evening with poet Terry Martin. Ms. Martin earned a B.A. from Western Washington University and M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Oregon. An English Professor at Central Washington University, she is the recipient of CWU’s Distinguished Professor Teaching Award and the CASE/Carnegie U.S.…Read more

Gretchen Wing Book Launch, Sat. Nov. 1st, 4-5:00 p.m.

Lopez Library and local author Gretchen Wing welcome the community to a book launch for Headwinds, The Flying Burgowski, Book Two.  Set on idyllic Dalby Island in Washington State, Headwinds picks up the story of fourteen year-old Jocelyn Burgowski, an otherwise normal girl who just happens to be a Flyer. Where The Flying Burgowski focused on…Read more

The Button Blankets exhibit closes but their glow remains

The Lopez Library is very fortunate to feature the work of many inspiring artists and we are grateful for the opportunity to share their work with our patrons.  The recent exhibit of Button Blankets was exceptional in a field of exceptional artwork. Last night the Button Blanket exhibit was taken down at the end of…Read more

Art in the Library: Ann Vandervelde – October 24th through Dec. 5th

Using brush, paint, and palette knife Ann Vandervelde maps the Earth on canvas. Through her work she attempts to answer questions about the importance of green and urban space, climate, sound, structure, light and water and our own, not insignificant, footprint.  The hard and soft lines of her compositions begin a story that moves in…Read more