Children ages 0-18 are invited to participate in this years Summer Reading Program; On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! You may register on, or any day after, June 13th. You'll receive a logbook to record your minutes read this summer. We'll be offering a variety of programs, weekly prizes, free events, and a chance to win our Grand Prize Raffle! Please check our online calendar for more program and event information. ( http://www1.youseemore.com/sedro-woolley/calendar.asp )
Thank-You to our Sponsors of the 2016 Summer Reading Program
Anacortes Noon Kiwanis
Apothecary Spa in Anacortes
Burlington Fraternal Order of Eagles #3242
Burlington Target Store
Children’s Museum of Skagit County
Fidalgo Island Rotary
Friends of Anacortes Library
Friends of La Conner Library
Friends of Mount Vernon Library
Friends of the Sedro-Woolley Library
Friends of Skagit Libraries
Kiwanis International of La Conner
Mount Vernon Dairy Queen
Mount Vernon Round Table
Mount Vernon/Skagit Rotary
Oliver-Hammer Clothes Shop
Rotary Club of Burlington
Skagit County YMCA
Skagit Transit: Public Transportation
Soroptimist International of Anacortes
Soroptimist International of Burlington
Soroptomist International of Sedro-Woolley
Upper Skagit Library Foundation
Join us Tuesdays and Wednesdays for Storytime at
11:15 a.m. We’ll read, sing, dance, and play
our way to form important early literacy skills.
Pre-school Tuesdays (ages 2-6) 11:15
Baby Time Wednesdays (0-24 months) 11:15
Kids' Garden Club
Kids of all ages and their families are invited to come to the Library and sign up as Garden Helpers for the 2016 season. Choose a day and time of week that works best for you (during library hours, if possible) and an adult will be there to help and advise. Help is needed to water, weed and keep planting throughout the growing season. The rewards are great! You get to watch your garden grow, harvest all kinds of foods as they mature, and then there's all that fresh air and (maybe even) sunshine!
Legos in the Library!
Join us Tuesday, June 21 between 2:30pm and 6:30pm for our monthly Lego building event. This free-build activity is a great way for kids of all ages to exercise their imagination while having a ton of fun!
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Microsoft IT Academy
The Microsoft IT Academy offers a range of official Microsoft online courses and learning resources covering subjects from digital literacy (how to use a computer) to Microsoft Office business skills, advanced networking, and programming skills.
Are you new to computers? You can get started right away by clicking here where you’ll find basic classes on using a computer and the Internet and no signup is required.
A Microsoft ID. If you already have a Microsoft email account (Hotmail, MSN, Outlook), you can use that login information, otherwise:
Create a Microsoft Account:
1.Go to https://signup.live.com and click Sign up.
2.Complete the fields to create your live ID/Microsoft Account.
3.Go back to your email account and verify email.
Next you will need an Enrollment/Access Code. This requires you to visit Sedro-Woolley Public Library. Ask at the front desk, and when you have the enrollment code, proceed with the following steps:
Activate E-Learning Courses:
1.Go to learner site http://itacademy.microsoft.com/, and click Sign In.
2.Select how you want to sign in. In most cases, you will want to choose Microsoft Account. Enter your email and password when prompted.
3.Click the link to redeem your code.
4.Enter the code and your email.
5.Check the box to accept the User Agreement & click Continue.
6.Fill out the profile information, and click Save.
Finding and Accessing Courses
Use the Search box or Browse tab to find and add courses. Once you've added a course, you can access it by clicking on My Courses and then clicking the hyperlinked name of the course.
1.Go to learner site http://itacademy.microsoft.com/
2.Click the Sign In button on the right of the home page.
3.Enter with your Microsoft Account and password.
4.From My Courses, click the course you would like to start or resume.
You may use our Library computers or your own for IT Academy.
To access your library account :
1. Click on the "My account" button below.
2. Type your entire library card number without spaces into the ID box.
3. The last four digits of your library card number is your PIN.