Students invited to take SAT Practice test Saturday at Lynnwood Library

High school students can gain valuable practice by taking the new SAT under realistic testing conditions, which will help them to better understand the test and to accurately measure their performance before taking the official test. The practice test will be from noon-5 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 3, in the Lynnwood Library large meeting room. Students may bring…

Get help with tech on Monday at Lynnwood Library

Did you receive a new tablet or e-reader for Christmas but are having some problems getting it to operate the way you want? Then head to the Lynnwood Library on Monday, Dec. 29 for Tech Monday. From 2-3 p.m. a technical assistant will be available to show you have to use your eReader or other…

Lynnwood Library presents Tween programs that combine science, art and more

Sno-Isle Libraries is partnering with the Pacific Science Center to bring exciting, thought-provoking programming to tweens and young teens. Through collaborative learning and mentoring experiences, the Tween STEAM Club programs are designed for youth to develop a passion for science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). “Our goal is to get tweens excited about science…

Happening nearby: Advance care planning seminar coming Oct. 22

Debilitating health problems can strike at any age. That fact of life will be the focus of an Oct. 22 forum, “Don’t Wait for a Crisis: Health Care, Your Way,” at the Edmonds Center for Arts at 6 p.m. The event, part of the Sno-Isle Libraries Issues That Matter series, is free and open to…

Renowed hiker to speak at Lynnwood Library on Oct. 1

Author, hiker, and speaker Jennifer Pharr Davis will discuss her new book “Called Again” on Oct. 1 at the Lynnwood Library. The book recounts her record-setting 46-day hike of the Appalachian Trail, during which she averaged nearly 47 miles per day. Davis has hiked more than 12,000 miles on six continents. The author of five books,…

Preview Mozart’s Don Giovanni on Sunday, Sept. 21 at Lynnwood Library

Are you planning to attend Seattle Opera’s production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni this fall? Before heading to Seattle, learn all about Don Giovanni, an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, from 2-3:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 21 at the Lynnwood Library. For more than 30 years, opera aficionado Norm Hollingshead has been delivering his…

Lynnwood Library hosts Photography 101 program on Thursday, Sept. 11

The Lynnwood Library hosts Photography 101, a beginners’ seminar, at 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 11. Develop the know-how to take that special photo. Puget Sound Camera Club Board Member Henry Heerschap will show you the basics of composition, lighting, and posing to get the best with your DSLR or point-and-shoot camera. The Lynnwood Library is…

Libraries to host free WorkSource job-hunting workshops

WorkSource Snohomish County will present free workshops for job seekers this fall at the Lynnwood, Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace libraries. The workshops are “Interview Like a Star,” for which participants are expected to come dressed for an interview; “Effective Resumes and Cover Letters,” which will review letter formats, contents and styles; and “Got Interviews?” which will…

Sno-Isle Libraries conducting customer survey

Sno-Isle Libraries is currently undertaking a project to improve information and reference services. In order to learn how to best serve our communities we have created a brief survey to gather customer feedback. You can access the Information Services Survey here.