Events & Classes

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Feb 24

Black History Month: Honoring Black Heritage Through Art

Sat Feb 24
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Gresham Library

Explore various techniques used by African/Black artists, while incorporating your own style!

 Made possible by The National Endowment for the Humanities Fund of The Library Foundation.

Feb 24

Makerspace drop-in for all ages

Sat Feb 24
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Rockwood Library

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 24

Acuarelas y mas

Sat Feb 24
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Hillsdale Library

¿Has querido siempre aprender a pintar? Ven a descubrir a tu artista interior. Los materiales de arte están incluidos, pero puedes traer tus propios materiales. 

Program will be conducted in Spanish.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 25

Black History Month: "Matriarch" Celebration and Panel

Sun Feb 25
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Central Library

Join us in the Collins Gallery celebrating the exhibit, "Matriarch", curated by local pillar Elijah Hasan. See works by Kathy Pennington, David F. Walker, Sade Duboise, Sunshine Dixon, and Dr. S. Renee Mitchell.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 26

Teen Council

Mon Feb 26
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Hillsdale Library

Join us for teen council. It’s a fun way to make new friends, earn volunteer hours by helping your library and your community — AND get free snacks!

For teens grades 8-12.

You don’t have to register or commit to coming regularly. Just come when you are available.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 26

Intro to Music Technology

Mon Feb 26
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Rockwood Library

Want to create music?

Learn about the technology and techniques that today's artists use to create songs, score films, make soundscapes, and express themselves.

You will learn how to use Ableton for music production, film scoring, field recording, sound design and more!

See event description for registration details.
Feb 27

K-12 Virtual Tutoring / Tutoría Virtual

Tue Feb 27
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Online

Virtual Tutoring is for students in grades K-12 who need support in language arts, math, science or social studies. 

We offer three terms a year, each running for 8 weeks.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 27

Black History Month: Stones, Bones & Black-Eyed Peas Pt2

Tue Feb 27
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Troutdale Library

Join chef and owner of Finer Things Events and Catering, Michelle Guinn, along with her daughter, Sable Askew and take a trip back into history. Enjoy a cooking demonstration using traditional foods and recipes created by African American women chefs from the mid-1800s through to today. 

Feb 27

Synthesis and Music Production with Devonwho

Tue Feb 27
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gregory Heights Library

Devon Fox, professionally known as Devonwho, boasts a musical career spanning two decades, releasing music on labels in the US, UK, and Japan.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 27

Black History Month: Hip-Hop, Beyond Beats and Rhymes

Tue Feb 27
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
St. Johns Library

Join us for a Kanopy film screening! HIP HOP: BEYOND BEATS AND RHYMES provides a riveting examination of manhood, sexism, and homophobia in hip-hop culture.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 28

Makerspace drop-in for teens

Wed Feb 28
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Rockwood Library

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

For teens in grades 6-12.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 28

Online Teen Council

Wed Feb 28
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Online

A safe place for everyone to be themselves, whoever that may be.

A virtual space to hang out with new friends, share ideas, and find things in common.

A place to advocate for a cause.

A way to support the library while earning volunteer hours.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 29

Makerspace drop-in for teens

Thu Feb 29
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Rockwood Library

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

For teens in grades 6-12.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 29

Giờ trợ giúp kỹ thuật bằng tiếng Việt/Vietnamese Tech Help

Thu Feb 29
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Gregory Heights Library

Quý vị có câu hỏi về kỹ thuật?

See event description for registration details.
Feb 29

Ayuda Tecnológica / Tech Help Drop-in

Thu Feb 29
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Gregory Heights Library

¿Tiene preguntas o necesita ayuda técnica? Reúnase individualmente con alguno de nuestros amables expertos en tecnología quien le ayudará a encontrar respuestas a sus preguntas sobre dispositivos móviles, sitios web, descargas, lectores electrónicos, cómo comenzar a usar tecnología y mucho más.

See event description for registration details.
Feb 29

Teen & Tween GSA

Thu Feb 29
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sellwood-Moreland Library

Genders & Sexualities Alliances, or GSAs for short, are youth-run organizations that unite LGBTQ+ and allied youth to build community and organize around issues impacting them in their communities.

See event description for registration details.
Mar 1

Makerspace drop-in for teens

Fri Mar 1
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Rockwood Library

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

For teens in grades 6-12.

See event description for registration details.
Mar 1

Read to the Dogs

Fri Mar 1
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Woodstock Library

Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog.

See event description for registration details.
Mar 1

Pokemon Club

Fri Mar 1
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!

See event description for registration details.
Mar 2

Garden Planning

Sat Mar 2
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
St. Johns Library

Learn the basics of how to plan a successful garden and create your own garden calendar and checklist. Topics will include choosing crops, setting goals, and preparing the garden beds.

See event description for registration details.