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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Let's Talk About Race - October 22 at 6:30 p.m.

Clyde Ford , Humanities Washington, Let's Talk About Race

Racism thrives in silence. It’s when we stop talking to one another about our beliefs that prejudices go unchallenged, and the gap between us widens.

Yet race is one of the most difficult topics to discuss in American society. If we are to heal m...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Register to Vote in the November 5, 2019 General Election

Vote. Your voice matters

October 28 is the deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail.

On Election Day--November 5--you may register and vote in-person until 8:00 PM at the Skagit County Courthouse in Mount Vernon.

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

STEAM Stories & Exploring

STEAM Stories and Exploring

A new program that blends the early literacy skills your child would practice during a traditional storytime with the hands-on exploration of a STEAM workshop. You're the assistant, your child is the scientist! Fridays: 10:15 AM-noon beginning Sep. 27.

Posted on: September 6, 2019

Friends of the Library Book Sale

table of books

The Friends of the Burlington Library will hold their annual Fall Used Book Sale on Friday, October 25 (10 AM – 4:30 PM) and Saturday, October 26 (10 AM – 3 PM). The sale will be held at the Burlington Public Library. Most items priced at $2.00 or less.

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Posted on: January 15, 2019


Interior library area near info desk

Use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library's printers--from anywhere--then come to the library to release and pick up your documents.

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

TWELVE TO TRY: A year-long Reading Challenge

Kids area of library

1. Read a book in each of 12 categories. 2. Keep track of your reading. 3. Share your favorites with the library and your fellow readers.

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