Events & Classes

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Jun 21

Family Storytime

Fri Jun 21
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Gresham Library

Children from birth to age 6 (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills.

Attendance is limited and free tickets are available 15 minutes before storytime.

Multnomah County Library storytimes are supported by gifts made to The Library Foundation.
 

Jun 21

Toddler Storytime

Fri Jun 21
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Hollywood Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Attendance is limited and free tickets are available 15 minutes before storytime.

Multnomah County Library storytimes are supported by gifts made to The Library Foundation.

Jun 21

Tiny Tots

Fri Jun 21
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Belmont Library

One-year-olds (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, movement activities, rhymes, books and playtime. This action-packed program engages new walkers in language-based activities.

Attendance is limited and free tickets are available 15 minutes before storytime. 

Multnomah County Library storytimes are supported by gifts made to The Library Foundation.

Jun 21

Toddler Playtime

Fri Jun 21
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Central Library

Play and learning go hand in hand. Join other families for a fun playtime (for ages 2-3) with books, toys, music, and all the room you need to learn through play. As Mr. Rogers said, "... for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood."

Jun 21

Toddler Storytime

Fri Jun 21
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Hollywood Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Attendance is limited and free tickets are available 15 minutes before storytime. 

Multnomah County Library storytimes are supported by gifts made to The Library Foundation.

Jun 21

Author event with Daniel Vandever

Fri Jun 21
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Central Library

The whole family is invited for a joyful and informative discussion with creator and publisher Daniel Vandever (Diné) about publishing books as a Native author and his award-winning picture books Fall In Line, Holden and Herizon. Free books to participants while supplies last.

Space is limited and attendance is first come, first served. 

Jun 21

Read to the Dogs

Fri Jun 21
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Woodstock Library

Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog. The dogs and handlers are from Alliance of Therapy Dogs, Dove Lewis Portland Area Canine Therapy Teams and Pet Partners®. Call 503.988.5123 to register.

Jun 21

Pokemon Club

This event has been canceled
Fri Jun 21
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Kenton Library

Are you a Pokémon card fan? If so, join us for some Pokémon free-play! For kids new to Pokémon and experts alike, focusing on cards and Pokémon TCG. Ideal for Grades 3-8, but all Pokémon-loving kids (and their grownups who want to learn more) are welcome!

Jun 22

Music and Dance

Sat Jun 22
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Hollywood Library

Enjoy songs, rhymes, rhythm and dance in this active program for children ages 0 to 6 and their parents or caregivers.

Attendance is limited and free tickets are available 15 minutes before storytime.

Multnomah County Library storytimes are supported by gifts made to The Library Foundation.

Jun 22

Author event with Daniel Vandever

Sat Jun 22
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Gresham Library

The whole family is invited for a joyful and informative discussion with creator and publisher Daniel Vandever (Diné) about publishing books as a Native author and his award-winning picture books Fall In Line, Holden and Herizon. Free books to participants while supplies last.

Space is limited and attendance is first come, first served. 

Jun 22

Lego Club

Sat Jun 22
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Central Library

Join us for a fun and imaginative LEGO building session. We'll provide the building blocks, you bring the creativity! Ideal for grades K-5, but younger and older siblings are welcome.

Jun 22

LEGO Master Kelly Bartlett!

Sat Jun 22
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Belmont Library

Hear from LEGO Masters contestant Kelly Bartlett about what life is like on a reality show! From casting to filming to on-air viewing, Kelly will talk about her experience on LEGO Masters, lessons she learned from being on the show, and life after LEGO Masters as a professional LEGO builder. 

Jun 22

Mz. Pearl's Renew Variety Show

Sat Jun 22
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hollywood Library

What will happen next is hard to say, as Mz. Pearl astounds the audience with her circus skills and comic antics. What objects can the circus renew? What lines can the audience repeat? And how much fun can we have with books! The show finishes with the audience being "on stage" with Mz. Pearl performing clown and circus acts! 

Jun 22

Follow the Reader / Leemos Juntos

Sat Jun 22
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Gregory Heights Library

Practice your new reading skills! Each week you'll listen to a story, practice reading with a teen volunteer. This program is especially for kindergartners to second graders. Register here.

Jun 22

Bird Feeder Buddies

Sat Jun 22
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Kenton Library

Learn to build DIY bird feeders using recycled materials. We'll discuss why providing food for local birds matters, creating a haven for our feathered friends. Join teacher Joeanally Gonzales for a fun and eco-friendly adventure!

Jun 23

华语讲故事时间! 网上現场 - It's Chinese Storytime! Live

Sun Jun 23
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online

一齐来阅读生动的故事, 唱歌, 童谣还有简单有趣的手工! 在家长陪同下,欢迎不同年龄儿童参加华语讲故事时间。

通过Zoom注册活动

图书馆的网上虚拟活动是属公众平台范围,我们致力于维持这些活动的安全性,参与者可能会被要求通过摄像头、聊天或取消静音来鉴定他们的身份。

本活动适合儿童和看护人。如果您想以旁观者身份参加,请致电 503.988.5123 与我们联系。

Multnomah County Library storytimes are supported by gifts made to The Library Foundation.

Jun 24

Toddler Storytime

Mon Jun 24
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Belmont Library

Toddlers (with a favorite adult) enjoy interactive stories, songs and games that encourage their emerging language skills.

Attendance is limited and free tickets are available 15 minutes before storytime. 

Multnomah County Library storytimes are supported by gifts made to The Library Foundation.

Jun 24

Our Friend, the Earth: Seed Craft

Mon Jun 24
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Sellwood-Moreland Library

Join us as we create magical seed bombs that you can take home and throw in your yard. Watch the magic unfold as your seeds sprout and bring life to your space. To add even more fun to our journey, we'll read the book 'My Friend Earth' by Patricia MacLachlan. It's a story that will make you fall in love with our incredible planet even more. Come join Joeanally Gonzales in this hands-on, nature-loving experience.

Jun 24

Music Class for ages 3 to 6

Mon Jun 24
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Rockwood Library

Come make music! Musician Irina Myachkin's classes encourage creativity and socialization. Kids will sing songs and learn the building blocks for creating music. The main goal of the lesson is to develop children's musical ear, perception and taste, and have fun with music! 

Jun 24

Music Class for ages 6-9

Mon Jun 24
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Rockwood Library

Come make music! Musician Irina Myachkin's classes encourage creativity and socialization. Kids will sing songs and learn the building blocks for creating music. The main goal of the lesson is to develop children's musical ear, perception and taste, and have fun with music!