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   Events for Kids @ Main (including Storytimes)
   Events for Teens @ Main
   Events for Adults @ Main
   Murray Scholls Events (for kids, teens and adults including storytimes)

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  1. Calendar Overlay Events for Adults @ BCL Main (3)
  2. Calendar Overlay Events for Kids @ BCL Main (4)
  3. Calendar Overlay Events for Teens @ BCL Main (1)
  4. Calendar Overlay Storytimes @ BCL Main (4)

Events for Adults @ BCL Main

  1. Explore! Interactive Program for Adults & Teens with Disabilities

    December 4, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Meeting Room A

    Join us for activities that explore themes related to science, technology and art. This program is for adults and teens (14+) with developmental disabilities and their caregivers. Free and open to the public; no registration required. For more information, contact Adult Services at 503-644-2197, option 2.

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  2. A Will Is Not Enough in Oregon

    December 4, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Meeting Room A

    Many people don't realize that more is needed than just a simple will. In this program, you'll receive practical advice on how to safeguard your assets and health care wishes during and after your lifetime. You'll also acquire up-to-date knowledge about wills, living trusts, health care documents, and issues regarding guardianship, conservatorship, and power of attorney. This program also provides information on avoiding probate and what to do when family complications arise. Free and open to the public; no registration required.

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  3. English Conversation Practice Group

    December 4, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ World Languages Room or Reading Room

    Are you learning English? Come practice and meet new friends at the library! We'll have conversations in English about different topics. All languages and levels are welcome. Free and open to the public; no registration required.

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Events for Kids @ BCL Main

  1. "Jumanji" Scavenger Hunt

    December 4, 2019, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ Children's area

    Do you dare to play the "Jumanji" scavenger hunt? Grades K-5 with family.

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  2. Homeschool Explorers

    December 4, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Meeting Room A

    Have fun learning about new STEM topics each month with other homeschooling families! Ages 5-8 with family, registration required.

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  3. Homeschool STEM Lab

    December 4, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Meeting Room B

    Join other homeschools as we explore unique STEM topics each month! Ages 9-14. Registration required.

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  4. OBOB Book Club "Number the Stars"

    December 4, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Storytime Room

    Want to join a book club? Here's one just for kids where we discuss different battle books and answer trivia questions. Grades 3-5, registration required.

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Events for Teens @ BCL Main

  1. Maker Studio

    December 4, 2019, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Teen Room

    Hang out in the Teen Room and use various materials from our Maker Cart to create something truly original. We'll provide supplies, including washi tape, origami paper, button making materials and more - you bring ideas for this drop-in, self-directed crafting time. Grades 6-12.

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Storytimes @ BCL Main

  1. Fun for 1s Storytime

    December 4, 2019, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM @ Storytime Room

    This storytime is designed for children ages 12-24 months. We share books, songs, rhymes, and fun with bubbles! The last 10 minutes are set aside for playtime with toys and time for social interaction with other families. Limited to the first 50 people.

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  2. Fun for 1s Storytime

    December 4, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Storytime Room

    This storytime is designed for children ages 12-24 months. We share books, songs, rhymes, and fun with bubbles! The last 10 minutes are set aside for playtime with toys and time for social interaction with other families. Limited to the first 50 people.

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  3. Baby Bugs Storytime

    December 4, 2019, 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM @ Storytime Room

    Join us for a fun and interactive Baby Bugs storytime for children under 1! Stories, songs and rhymes will be followed by a brief playtime with toys and opportunity for social interaction. Limited to the first 50 people.

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  4. Baby Stay & Play

    December 4, 2019, 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM @ Storytime Room

    A playgroup for babies ages 12 months and under and their caregivers. Join us for toys and socialization time directly after storytime. Families are welcome to join us even if they do not attend storytime. Doors open at 12:15 p.m.

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