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Target audience: Adults, 50+, Teens During the month of February, St. Johns Library will screen ... four movies that highlight and uplift the Black experience in America. Target audience:  Adults, 50+, ...
When

Sat, Feb 22, 2020
2:30 to 5:30

First come, first served.

focused particularly on the experience of women within the black community. Her work earned her numerous ...
When

Sat, Feb 01, 2020 to
Sat, Feb 29, 2020

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Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to take ... Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools to create ...
When

Sat, Feb 01, 2020 to
Sat, Feb 29, 2020

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to create Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... at their local library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to ... World Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools ...
When

Sat, Feb 01, 2020 to
Sat, Feb 29, 2020

First come, first served.

Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... at their local library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to ... Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools to create ...
When

Sat, Feb 01, 2020 to
Sat, Feb 29, 2020

First come, first served.

Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... at their local library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to ... Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools to create ...
When

Sat, Feb 01, 2020 to
Sat, Feb 29, 2020

First come, first served.

to create Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... at their local library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to ... World Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools ...
Performances The Vanport Mosaic presents a multi-faceted oral history presentation and community conversation ... black empowerment organization- the Black Panther Party. Watch the short documentary "Sting Like A Bee," ... to the broader political scene and stimulating a group reflection that links this provocative history ...
When

Mon, Feb 24, 2020
7:00 to 9:45

Where

Offsite

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permits. In honor of Black History Month, join Multnomah County Library’s Black Cultural Library Advocates ...
Americans of Portland,   Kimberly Stowers Moreland,   for this fascinating presentation on the history ... author talks Presenter:  Oregon Black Pioneers Kimberly Stowers Moreland Topics:  Local interest ...
When

Sat, Jan 11, 2020 to
Sun, Mar 01, 2020

First come, first served.

This exhibition is open during Central Library's hours of operation. Black history is far more than the Civil ... Rights era. In response to the racism that marginalized and harmed Black Portlanders, the Portland Black ... of the Black Panthers' Ten-Point Program. Opening reception on Saturday, January 11, 3-5 pm. Explore ...
Target audience: Adults, Families, Kids, 50+, Teens In honor of National Poetry Month, join us ...
is a painting class where we will explore paintings that highlight the diversity of Black people (primarily ... Black women) with an emphasis on self-love, Black relationships and women empowerment. ... by Black people. Target audience:  Adults, Families, 50+, Teens Event type:  Arts & crafts Presenter:  ...
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Black Storytime

activities. Black Storytime builds language and literacy skills your child needs to be ready for kindergarten. ...
 a painting class where will explore various art techniques used  by African/Black artists that came ...
Target audience: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Teens Event type: For teens This two-session workshop is for African American teenage girls who deal with self-esteem and body image issues and depression. The workshop will focus on a strengths-based approach to ...
Target audience: Kids Event type: STEAM, Storytimes Come celebrate Black families and Black art ...
for finding obituaries, death and funeral notices, and even researching your house history. Learn skills ... Computer Help Topics:  Genealogy, House History, Local interest ...
This is a time for caregivers with children ages 0 to 12 months to gather and play. Target audience:  Birth to 3, ...
Come kick-start your creativity with our monthly tween gathering of creative minds. Start ... with our monthly project or use supplies on hand to make your own project. Target audience:  Grades 6-8, Grades ...
Program

Engineer It!

from the Museum of Natural and Cultural History and engage in fun, hands-on engineering challenges. Target ... Cultural History Topics:  Read, listen, watch ...
the roaring mouth of a dinosaur, then add spots and spikes to complete your design. Or add yellow and black ...
of the traditional musical instruments of Japan and has long history. Oregon Koto-Kai thinks of each performance ... that you can learn the history and structure of this unique instrument. For this special family edition, ...
of the traditional musical instruments of Japan and has long history. Oregon Koto-Kai thinks of each performance ... that you can learn the history and structure of this unique instrument. Target audience:  Adults, Families, ...
history, social studies, values  and other matters of importance are experienced by audiences ...
to inspire, entertain and provoke. Join Habiba, a native of Ghana, in learning stories about African history ...
instrument from common household items with musician Newel Briggs. Learn the history of your instrument ...
Program

Book Babies

months (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes, and playtime and share a book together in each ...
Target audience: Grades K-5, Kids Event type: Book clubs & discussion groups Read the monthly ...
to three pages for free in color or black, or do your work or schoolwork in this quiet space. Target ...
Target audience: Adults, Families, 50+ Learn the history of our over 150-year-old library system ...
in a 12-session series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history ...
fabrics to create unique designs. Youth will first learn the relevant history and practical applications ...
Target audience: Teens Event type: For teens Explore the history of urban electronic and dance ...
scholar of anthropology and history, presents new research and information about the Clackamas people, ...
about the history of paper-mache and get creative in this hands-on class. Build and paint your own work to take ...
contemporary music played on the shamisen, taiko and bamboo flute. Learn about the history of the instruments ...
in a 11-session series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history ...
the whole family can enjoy. Enjoy an interactive performance while learning about the history ...
of Natural & Cultural History Topics:  Learn & Create ...
to this month's book. A limited number of books are available for pick up at the library. Target audience:  ...
to this month's book. A limited number of books are available for pick up at the library. Target audience:  ...
Target audience: Adults, Families, Kids, Teens Join us for a screening of oral history ... the silenced histories that surround us in order to understand our present and create a future where we all ...
a citizen. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history and government ...
in this series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history and government ...
When

Sat, Mar 07, 2020 to
Sun, May 03, 2020

First come, first served.

its history. More than a beautiful and tranquil garden, it is your window into Chinese culture, history and way ...
When

Sat, Feb 22, 2020
10:00 to 2:00

First come, first served.

displays, quotes, history and more at this drop-in event.  Audience:  Adults, Families, 50+, Teens ...
When

Sun, Apr 26, 2020
2:00 to 3:00

First come, first served.

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Oregon Poet Laureate Emerita Paulann Petersen and jazz guitarist, ...