April 22 is Earth Day! For more information about Earth Day and how you can help to keep our Earth green, visit the Earth Day Network website.
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Don’t forget! April is National Poetry Month! Find out more at: Poets.org from the Academy of American Poets.
Yesterday was Library Snapshot Day. We had many visitors including City of Vancouver Mayor Tim Leavitt celebrating how important Cannell Library is to the college and community. More students are visiting Cannell Library than ever before. Visitor counts have been increasing every fall, from 103,000 visitors in the fall of 2008, to 126,000 visitors in […]
Support Libraries and Lifelong Learning! Libraries across the state are participating in WA Library Snapshot Day by collecting statistics, comments, and photographs from a typical day. Please stop by April 12 to use our computers, check out books, and visit with library staff. Be a part of our “day in the life of libraries” and […]
Photo from Wikimedia. Credit: Photohound Today starts the Year of the Rabbit according to the Spring Festival, or as it is more often referred to, the Chinese New Year. If you want to learn more about this celebration we have many resources to recommend. The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture, edited by Edward L. Davis, […]
For information about Veterans Day and its history, please visit this site. For Veterans Day events in Washington, please visit this site. For Veterans Day events in Oregon, please visit this site. The Cannell Library will be CLOSED Thursday, November 11 in honor of Veterans Day.
The National Book Festival took place in late September, but that doesn’t mean you completely missed out on all the fun. Many of the authors were recorded when they gave their presentations. For example, Rosemary Wells gave a presentation, as well as Ken Follett. There are many more author webcasts available, so take your time […]
Congratulations to all of our Clark students who will graduate with degrees and certificates this June. The commencement ceremony will be this Thursday, June 17 at at the Sleep Country USA Amphitheater (formerly the Amphitheater at Clark County), 17200 NE Delfel Road, Ridgefield. The ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. Wondering why graduates wear […]
Textbooks we have are for 2 hours use in the library. Unfortunately, the library cannot afford to buy textbooks. If you would like a textbook to be available that we currently do not have, you can ask your instructor to provide a copy to place on reserve. Alternatively if you have a textbook that you […]
Sherman Alexie, award-winning novelist, poet, screenwriter, composer and performer, will be the keynote speaker at Clark’s 2008 commencement ceremony, June 19, 7:00 p.m., at the Clark County Fairgrounds Amphitheater. A Spokane/Couer d’Alene Indian, he grew up on the Spokane Indian Reservation and graduated from Washington State University. Many of his books and films are available […]