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  • Events for Kids @ Main (including Storytimes)
  • Events for Teens @ Main
  • Events for Adults @ Main (including Computer Classes)
  • DAM: Makerspace Events @ Main
  • Murray Scholls Events (for kids, teens and adults including storytimes)

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

Events for Kids @ BCL Main

  1. Galaxy Playdough & Out-of-this-world Crafts

    July 16, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Meeting Room B

    In a galaxy far, far away, galaxy playdough and space-themed crafts abound! Ages 3-8 with adult.

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Events for Teens @ BCL Main

  1. Magic & Yu-Gi-Oh!

    July 16, 2019, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cathy Stanton Conference Room

    Stop by with your Magic or Yu-Gi-Oh! cards and play against others in a tournament ladder. There will be a booster pack for the winners, as well as drawing prizes. Grades 6-12.

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Murray Scholls Events for Kids

  1. Performance: Japanese Drum & Dance: Takohachi Q-ensemble @ Murray Scholls

    July 16, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM @ Murray Scholls Branch

    Join Portland's favorite Japanese Taiko troupe "Q-ensemble" for an event filled with cultural, musical, and educational essences for children of all ages and their families. This show features powerful Taiko drums, beautiful bamboo flute, unique Shamisen (three string), dance, story and more! All ages.

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Murray Scholls Events for Teens & Adults

  1. Spa Day: Galaxy Bath Bombs @ Murray Scholls

    July 16, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Murray Scholls Branch

    Relax and wind down while we make bath bombs that you can keep for yourself or give as a gift. Grades 5-8. Registration required.

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Storytimes @ BCL Main

  1. Toddler Storytime

    July 16, 2019, 10:15 AM - 10:45 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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  2. Toddler Stay & Play

    July 16, 2019, 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM @ Storytime Room

    A playgroup for children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers. Join us for toys, socialization time and bubbles directly after storytime. Families are welcome to join us even if they do not attend storytime. Doors open at 10:45 a.m.

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  3. Preschool Storytime

    July 16, 2019, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ 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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  4. Evening Storytime

    July 16, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Storytime Room

    Everyone is welcome to join us for stories, songs, crafts and family time together! All ages.

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