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BCL at Home Virtual Events

  1. Teen Contest: Illustrated Haiku (begins)

    August 1, 2020, All Day @ Online

    Write a haiku (https://literarydevices.net/haiku/) and create an illustration for it. The illustration can be made with sidewalk chalk or on paper, your choice. Submit entries to iduncanson@BeavertonOregon.gov by Monday, August 31, at 11:59 a.m. The winner will receive a $25 Powell's gift card! Grades 6-12.

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  2. Hora de Cuentos en Español [en linea]

    August 1, 2020, 10:15 AM - 11:00 PM @ Online

    Acompáñanos a una hora de cuentos en español en familia para niños de 0-6 años. Leeremos cuentos, cantaremos canciones y les daremos ideas de manualidades o actividades para hacer después de nuestra hora de cuentos con cosas que ya tienen en casa. Regístrese con su dirección de correo electrónico en www.BeavertonLibrary.org/Register; se enviará un enlace al evento una hora antes.

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  3. How-to Fest

    August 1, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Online

    Learn something new at our virtual how-to fest for all ages! There’s something for everyone, with sessions on topics including crafting and cooking. Join for one session or all! For a full schedule and how to access sessions, visit www.BeavertonLibrary.org/HowToFest.

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  4. How-to Fest: Make 3D Pop-up Cards

    August 1, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Online

    BCL’s Bethany will show you how to make cards with a pop-up surprise inside! Find out how to use basic art supplies to create fun cards for friends and family. If you want to follow along at home, have at least three pieces of paper (cardstock is best), scissors, a pencil, and a glue stick handy. Zoom Meeting ID: 88085935311

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  5. How-to Fest: Play the Ukulele

    August 1, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Online

    Bring your tuned ukulele and learn basic chords and strumming techniques of this happy little stringed instrument. Zoom Meeting ID: 81938188247

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  6. How-to Fest: Navigate with a Compass

    August 1, 2020, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Online

    Learn to identify the basic parts of a compass and how to use your compass to orient your map. Presented by Lindsay Cumella from REI. Zoom Meeting ID: 87818870191

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  7. ¡Cuentos Lanzados!

    August 1, 2020, 2:00 PM - 2:15 PM @ Online

    Araceli lanzará un nuevo video leyendo un cuento. Visite https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIdf7sFoVitUB0ihgxBzHmmRtwycIpPGk a las 2 p.m. o después para ver la nueva historia. / Miss Araceli will drop a new recorded story video. Visit https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIdf7sFoVitUB0ihgxBzHmmRtwycIpPGk at/after 2 p.m. to watch the new story.

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  8. How-to Fest: Basic Video Editing with OpenShot

    August 1, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Online

    David Koesters from Open SIgnal: Portland Community Media Center will teach the basics of video editing on your home computer using the free, open-source video editing program OpenShot. Find out how to import, cut, paste, and export video with time for questions at the end as time allows. Download this free program to your Mac or PC at www.openshot.org ahead of time to follow along or just watch the instructor. Zoom Meeting ID: 86725526228

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  9. STEM Storytime

    August 1, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Online

    A storytime with science, technology, engineering, and math concepts for kids. Ages 3-6. Register with an email address and we'll email the link prior to the event.

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  10. How-to Fest: Get Started with Genealogy Research

    August 1, 2020, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Online

    This presentation will give the basics for how to get started - and keep moving forward. Presented by The Genealogical Society of Washington County Oregon. Zoom Meeting ID: 86380035578

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  11. How-to Fest: Make a Schwenker Grill

    August 1, 2020, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Online

    Join us for a live demonstration on how to make and use a traditional German outdoor cooking apparatus known as a schwenker. Inexpensive to make and easy to use, a schwenker is a great device for direct, high heat cooking, whether you are camping or hanging out around any communal fire. More than just a way to cook, using a schwenker is a social event centered around the grill. Zoom Meeting ID: 82663650362

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