Monthly Archives: March 2018

Featured Event: Wilderness Survival: Cordage

Lake Stevens Library Thursday, April 05: 3:00pm – 4:15pm  You’re alone in the wilderness with nothing but a knife and the clothes on your back. Will you survive? Join us for a workshop on a fundamental wilderness skill – making cordage. You’ll also learn about paracord and make a bracelet to take home. For ages […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Rickey’s Star Wars Graphic Novels from the Dark Side

This week Rickey – our teen services guru from our Granite Falls community library – has a list of his favorite Star Wars graphic novels… specifically, the ones that center around characters from the Dark Side. So, Rickey, where should our readers go for some great Dark Side graphic novels? Star Wars: Captain Phasma by Kelly […]

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College prep planning: everything you wanted to know about admissions part three

If you’ve missed it, Sno-Isle Libraries is partnering with Andrea Main of Main Education Consulting to provide a series of free college preparation planning programs at the Granite Falls, Lake Stevens, Monroe, and Snohomish libraries this spring. In advance of the college preparation programs, Sno-Isle teens brainstormed their best questions about college admissions and Andrea answered them. The first week Andrea focused the […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Love and Other Alien Experiences

Trailer Tuesday: Love and Other Alien Experiences by Kerry Winfrey Post your book trailer suggestions in the comments below.

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Readers’ Corner: Ready Player One Read-alikes

This week’s teen booklist features Ready Player One Read-alikes. These thrilling and gritty novels all feature elements of cyberspace and virtual reality. Cyberspace is the notional environment in which communication over computer network occurs while virtual reality is a computer-generated simulation of three-dimensional images or environments that can be interacted with in a seemingly real […]

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Featured Event: Carnivorous Terrariums

25   Darrington Library – Darrington Meeting Room Tuesday, March 27: 1:00pm – 2:00pm Make your very own carnivorous terrariums. Mary Fosse from Carnivorous Terrariums Nursery will teach you how to create and care for a terrarium with a sundew – a plant that eats bugs! Each participant will take home a carnivorous terrarium that […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Marta’s Music to Get you Pumped for Ready Player One

This week we’re featuring Marta, the teen librarian from our Marysville library, and her list of tunes to get you pumped up for the release of the film Ready Player One. Take it away, Marta! “Pat Benatar – Crimes of Passion Art3mis, one of the gamers in the book Ready Player One, names her virtual planet […]

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Featured Event: Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth?

Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth? Sultan Library Saturday, March 24 10:00am – 11:00am Learn about this mysterious and iconic Northwest creature, and weigh the evidence both for and against its existence. Author David George Gordon evaluates the data gathered about the legendary Northwest icon, discusses the rules of critical thinking and the workings of the scientific […]

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College prep planning: everything you wanted to know about admissions part two

Last week we brought you our first installment of our college prep planning series. Most of us remember how daunting the college admission process seemed. Interviews and essays and applications might have you asking yourself, What do I do? Good news! We have answers! Once again Sno-Isle Libraries is partnering with Andrea Main of Main Education Consulting to […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Hate U Give

Trailer Tuesday: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Post your book trailer suggestions in the comments below.

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