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Art in the Lopez Library presents: “Untethered” – the Basketry of Julienne Battalia, July 28th through September 8th, 2017, throughout the library

The Lopez Island Library is pleased to feature the beautiful basketry of Julienne Battalia. Her show, titled “UNTETHERED,” will be on display at the Lopez Library through September 8th. She offers this narrative of herself and her work: “I have lived on Lopez for 31 years, working and raising two beautiful daughters. In my life…Read more

Free Computing Classes From Rock Island

Photo Editing and Organizing in Apple’s Photos App (July 14, 10:30am-12:30pm, Lopez Library)   Get your photos from on your iphone, ipad or Mac organized into albums and events.  Learn about the different file formats, what they are, what they do and – their advantages and disadvantages.  Plus, we will review basic editing on how…Read more

Lopez Island Library Board Seeks New Trustee to Serve

The Lopez Island Library Board of trustees is actively seeking to fill a position as of June 10, 2017. Please send a letter of interest & resume to: Lou Pray, Director, Lopez Island Library P O Box 770 Lopez Island, WA 98261 Or email same to librarian@lopezlibrary.org Minimum Qualifications: Must have the time and interest…Read more

Looking for funding for your non-profits? Try Grantstation

The library recently subscribed to GrantStation.com, Inc. (GrantStation) offers nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies the opportunity to identify potential funding sources for their programs or projects as well as resources to mentor these organizations through the grantseeking process.  Contact us today for your login information and training. GrantStation provides access to a searchable…Read more

Ready to learn a new language? Sign up for Pronunciator

Learn a foreign-language on-the-go with the latest Library digital tool: Pronunciator. To help you get started the library is providing tutorials each Monday from 4-5 pm in the library’s community room.  Bring your device and we’ll help you get started! Pronunciator features: Full-featured native apps for all Android, Apple and Kindle Fire devices. Up to…Read more

Total Eclipse Viewing Party 8.21.17

Join us on the library’s grounds to enjoy the celestial event of the century.  Glasses provided while they last! 8:30 a.m. to noon Monday, Aug. 21: Visitors will be able to use special glasses to see the eclipse and participate in science learning activities and films. Only light refreshments offered so bring your breakfast and…Read more

Musical Instrument Petting Zoo is coming August 12th 12 – 2pm

The Musical Instrument Petting Zoo, sponsored by the Friends of the Lopez Island Library was created by library staff & music lovers to introduce kids to instruments and to showcase the library’s musical instrument lending library. If you visit the library on Aug 12th between 12-2 pm, you may think yourself in a music school instead.…Read more