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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

Celebrate Food Day on October 24th at the Lopez Island Library

What is Food Day all about? Food Day’s national priorities address overarching concerns within the food system and provide common ground for building the food movement. Food Day aims to: Promote safer, healthier diets Support sustainable and organic farms Reduce hunger Reform factory farms to protect the environment and animals Support fair working conditions for…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

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence affects people of all backgrounds in our beloved community. Survivors can be our friends, our neighbors, our family members, and even ourselves. Know what domestic violence looks like and how to get help. The Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services of the San Juans (DVSAS) is a…Read more

Art in the Library: Pamela Maresten – Friday, September 12th, 5:00 p.m.

  To artist Pamela Maresten crayons, scissors, glitter, glue and her beloved sandbox are the foundations of knowing herself as an artist. Along the way were periods of time when she became fascinated with painting, ceramics, sewing, design, costume, theater, set design, ceremony and gardening. Her artistic education was by way of experience, trial and…Read more

Art in the Display Case: Marianna Haniger Ceramics

The Lopez Library is pleased to display these beautiful pieces of artwork newly completed over the past six months. Marianna Haniger received her BFA from Cornish College of the Arts in 1991 with a degree in Video and Film. After 20 years of creating experimental video and films she decided to move away from electronics…Read more