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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Call for Veterans for Parade Day Festivities

Call for Veterans for Parade Day Festivities

The 24th annual Skagit Veterans Day Parade & Heritage Plane Flyover (11 AM) - along with a variety of activities before and after the parade to honor our veterans - on Fairhaven Avenue in Burlington.

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

View the Fall Activity & Events Guide

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View the Fall Activity & Events Catalog online. Or! Please call or visit Burlington Parks & Recreation for a paper copy of Burlington's Fall 2019 Activity Guide. 

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Burlington Community Swim Night

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Do you live inside the city limits of Burlington? Did you know that you have free access to the Skagit Valley Family YMCA pool every 3rd Saturday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 PM?Just bring in your drivers license or Burlington utility bill to the counte...

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Posted on: August 24, 2019

Stay Connected!

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Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested. Check out Notify Me today.

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

A Salute to Veterans

A salute to veterans. Stories from local veterans. Refreshment. Music.

This program is sponsored by the Burlington Historical Preservation Commission, American Legion Memorial Post 91, and the Burlington Public Library. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Burlington Library.

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Skagit Reads Event: "The Hate U Give" - 3:00 pm on October 26

the hate u give

Join us for a FREE showing of The Hate U Give, a movie based on the 2019 Skagit Reads selection by Angie Thomas. Saturday, October 26 - 3:00 pm at the Lincoln Theatre 712 S. 1st St. in Mount Vernon. Skagit Reads is a county-wide library program that bring...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Let's Talk About Race - October 29 at 6:30 p.m.

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

PLEASE NOTE THAT PROGRAM DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED. This program will now be on Tuesday, October 29.

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....

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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.

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Friends of the Library Book Sale

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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

MOBILE PRINTING available at BPL

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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

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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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