Open Mic for Writers @ 7 pm

neon sign saying open mic night

Held on the second Saturday of the month, Open Mic Night is for anyone interested in writing. Don’t be shy, come read your work or just listen. You’ll be inspired to write more. For more information please contact Pam Herber at

Family Creative Workshop: Saturday, December 8, 1-2:30 PM

It’s family time to make Christmas crafts together.  We have 3 crafts for you and the kids to make, from easy paper gift tags to cupcake liner garland, and finally ornaments with Mod Podge.

This program is free and all the craft materials are provided by the Friends of the San Juan Island Library.

Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Gingerbread Storytime: Friday, December 7 at 10:30 AM

Join us for stories about the gingerbread man and his friends. Afterward, we will decorate gingerbread houses for display in the Children’s Library during the Holiday Season.  Gingerbread cookies and juice to follow.  For preschool age children and siblings (older and younger) are always welcome.

All craft materials and refreshments are courtesy of The Friends of the San Juan Island Library.

Ruth Milner, Black-Tailed Deer, Wed. Nov. 28 at 7 pm

Ruth Milner will talk about Black-tailed deer populations in the islands, their impact on the environment, and the pros and cons of options for potentially reducing their numbers, including hunting.  Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.

Get Familiar with Your Android Device, Fri. Nov. 16 at 2 pm

Android emblem, small robot

Learn the basics of using your Android device, such as how to use the camera, maps, and how to connect to WiFi, find websites, and add and organize apps. We will also cover how to make and receive calls and text messages. Bring your smartphone and your device password.  Please register at the Library and pick up a checklist: limited space available.