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   Events for Kids @ Main (including Storytimes)
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Events for Adults @ BCL Main

  1. Powerful Tools for Caregivers

    February 28, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Cathy Stanton Conference Room

    This six-week educational series is designed to help unpaid family caregivers take care of themselves while caring for a relative or friend with a chronic illness. Caregivers develop a wealth of self-care tools to reduce personal stress, communicate their needs effectively in challenging situations, deal with difficult emotions, and make tough caregiving decisions. Class size is limited and registration is required. To register, call 503-846-3089.

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Events for Kids @ BCL Main

  1. Dr. Seuss Birthday Party

    February 28, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Meeting Rooms A and B

    "It is fun to have fun. But you have to know how." Come celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with us now! Ages 1-6 with family.

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  2. Harry Potter Wands

    February 28, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Meeting Room B

    Make and take magical wands. Grades 2-5 with adult. Registration required.

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Murray Scholls Events for Kids

  1. Think Fun Thursday @ Murray Scholls

    February 28, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Murray Scholls Branch

    1st Thursday: STEM Toys - Fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math-related toys! 2nd Thursday: Things That Go - Play with things that go! 3rd Thursday: Builders - Play with LEGOs and DUPLO blocks! 4th & 5th Thursday: Imagination Station - Bring your imagination! Ages 3-8 with family.

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Storytimes @ BCL Main

  1. Preschool Storytime

    February 28, 2019, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM @ Storytime Room

    Preschool Storytime is filled with interactive books, flannelboard stories, music and songs that will help your child develop the skills they need to get ready to read! It also promotes critical and imaginative thinking as well as social skills. A craft at the end reinforces the storytime theme. For kids ages 3-6.

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  2. Toddler Storytime

    February 28, 2019, 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM @ Storytime Room

    Toddlers will enjoy this interactive storytime that includes books, action songs, rhymes, flannelboard stories and other fun activities that encourage a love of reading books! There is also a simple craft to do or take home and enjoy at the end of each storytime. For toddlers ages 2-3. Limited to the first 50 people.

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Storytimes @ Murray Scholls

  1. Little Scientists Storytime @ Murray Scholls

    February 28, 2019, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM @ Murray Scholls Children's Room

    Little Scientists is a fun and interactive storytime for kids ages 2-3 that explores the wonder of science through books, repetition, songs and play. We explore gravity, motion, light, water, bubbles, sound and more! Jan. 24: Green Energy; Feb. 28: Structural Engineering; Mar. 28: Aerospace Engineering.

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