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  • Events for Kids (including Storytimes)
  • Events for Teens
  • Events for Adults
  • BCL At Home Virtual Events

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Events for Adults

  1. Providing Eldercare through Systemic Racism

    September 17, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Online

    Dr. Farida Ejaz will discuss the findings of her 2010 landmark academic study that exposed the prevalence of overt and direct racism experienced by direct care staff in long term care settings and its impact on job satisfaction and performance. With the recent rise in racial tensions across the country and the Black Lives Matter movement, Dr. Ejaz will discuss how the findings have relevance today for improving practice and policy. Followed by a Q & A. Registration recommended. Zoom link: https://multco-us.zoom.us/j/91207060146?pwd=Z01UU2t1R0xBZTVGNndFbkpOZE95Zz09

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  2. Pacific Wonderland Poets

    September 17, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online

    This group is for poets, 18 and older, at any level of expertise, to meet and discuss their in-progress, original poems and provide courteous, constructive, verbal or written commentary. Facilitated by Susan Swartwout and M.L. Lyons. Join via Zoom: https://www.zoomgov.com/j/1611413669 ; Meeting ID: 1611413669

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  3. The Immigrant Story Live - Gerardo Calderon & His Ensemble

    September 17, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Online

    In partnership with the City of Beaverton, The Immigrant Story presents “The Immigrant Story Story Live,” a two-day event featuring one night of soulful music from south of the border followed by another night of compelling storytelling from immigrants in our community. This livestreamed event will be held as part of Beaverton’s Welcoming Week, an annual event designed to bring the community together, raise awareness of the benefits of welcoming everyone, and create a welcoming society for all. The musical portion of Immigrant Story Live will feature Gerardo Calderon and his ensemble, combining vocals, instrumentals and rhythms of folk musical traditions of Mexico and Central America. This free event is made possible by the generous contribution of the Zidell Family Foundation. Programming is done with the support of the City of Beaverton. CLICK HERE TO WATCH LIVE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoOcLSJLIbI

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Events for Kids

  1. Globetrotters

    September 17, 2020, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Online

    Let's explore different countries! We'll read stories and share a recipe for an around-the-world, after-school snack you can make at home. We'll even have guests share stories and words from their home cultures! Grades K-2. Register with an email address and we'll email the link prior to the event.

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Storytimes

  1. Preschool Storytime

    September 17, 2020, 10:15 AM - 10:35 AM @ Online

    Join Sandy for this storytime designed for kids ages 3-6. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and more! Storytime will end with a suggestion for an activity you can do at home with materials you’re likely to have on hand. Register with an email address and we'll email you a link prior to the storytime.

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  2. Toddler Storytime

    September 17, 2020, 11:15 AM - 11:35 AM @ Online

    Join Bethany for this storytime designed for kids ages 2-3. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and more! Storytime will end with a suggestion for an activity you can do at home with materials you’re likely to have on hand. Register with an email address and we'll email you a link prior to the storytime.

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