Transforming Life After 50: Public Libraries and Baby Boomers Print Email

Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) has been awarded a “Transforming Life After 50” grant by the Washington State Library Council.  The grant is meant to encourage adults to remain vital and contributing members of their communities by creating opportunities for midlife adults to learn, teach, lead, build skills, prepare for new careers, and become civically-engaged using the library as a resource.

computer classThe grant funds will support free community programs on a variety of themes and topics. Topics under consideration include local arts and crafts, outdoor recreation, and farming and sustainability.

If you are interested in participating, volunteering to teach a class, or have an idea for a potential class, please contact Ann McAllen-WCLS Outreach Coordinator-360-384-3150, extension 333 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .