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.

Literary Salon with Laurie @ 7 pm

book and fireplace

Better than a book club, it’s a chance to talk with friends old and new about books and authors, themes and ideas. Join us and share all things bookish!

Refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the Library

Rebecca Moore: Understanding Jonestown and Peoples Temple, Wed. Nov. 14 at 7 pm

Most people know of Peoples Temple only through the mass deaths that occurred in Jonestown, Guyana, forty years ago. Dr. Rebecca Moore provides a deeper look at this fascinating movement—its goals and purposes—in a talk that focuses on the lives of its members. Copies of her book Understanding Jonestown and Peoples Temple will be on sale as well.  Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.

Closed for Veterans’ Day

The Library will be closed Sunday, November 11 and Monday, November 12 in observance of Veterans Day.

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  pjherber@interisland.net.

Know Your Islanders: Shann Weston, Sense of Place, Mon. Nov. 5 at 7 pm

The great Salish Sea: a history of the name, the features that make it special, and the love for, and knowledge of, our home. Plus, what do you do with a sense of place? Islander Shann Weston will cover these and more in this presentation of our home ecosystem.  

 

Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library and the San Juan Island Trails Committee.

Tech with Rock Island, Mon. Nov. 5 at 10 am: Apple Photos

Apple Photos
This class covers;
  • How to organize your photos
  • How to edit enhance and share your photos
  • How to create photo books, calendars and how to have them printed professionally
  • Options on what companies provide printing services

Classic Film Series: Hollywood and Politics, Fri.-Sun., Nov. 2-4 at 7 pm

Join Therese Finn for an intense look at some politically-themed Hollywood classics: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939 Jimmy Stewart); A Face in the Crowd (1957, Andy Griffith); and Advise and Consent (1962, Henry Fonda and lots of other stars).  Do a Retro Ramp-up for the Elections! Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.

 

 

 

 

Classic Film Series: Hollywood and Politics, Fri.-Sun., Nov. 2-4 at 7 pm

Join Therese Finn for an intense look at some politically-themed Hollywood classics: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939 Jimmy Stewart); A Face in the Crowd (1957, Andy Griffith); and Advise and Consent (1962, Henry Fonda and lots of other stars).  Do a Retro Ramp-up for the Elections! Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.