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

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BCL at Home Virtual Events

  1. Museum of Natural & Cultural History: Oregon's Dino-Story

    July 22, 2021, All Day

    Join us for a dino-mite adventure! With the museum's video and fun take-home activity kit, families can uncover mysteries about Oregon's dinosaur story, exploring the clues that fossils reveal about our state during the dinosaur age. The Dino-Story kit program is made possible with support from the Institute for Museum and Library Services and The Ford Family Foundation. Supplies will be available at both library locations from July 18 to July 25, while supplies last. Grades K-5.

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  2. Preschool Storytime

    July 22, 2021, 10:15 AM - 10:45 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. Registration required; register with an email address and we'll email the link prior to the event.

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  3. Toddler Storytime

    July 22, 2021, 11:15 AM - 11:40 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 the link prior to the event.

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  4. Globetrotters: Art Edition!

    July 22, 2021, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Online

    Get ready to travel through stories and art! As Globetrotters, we read stories about kids from around the world, and this summer, we’re also celebrating artists from different cultures! You can also do an art project at home inspired by their stories. Program supplies will be available; after registering, please wait for an email about when to pick them up. Grades K-2. Registration required; register with an email address and we'll email the link prior to the event.

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  5. Pacific Wonderland Poets

    July 22, 2021, 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/1616052107

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  6. Zero-Waste Chef Author Talk

    July 22, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Online

    Anne-Marie Bonneau, the blogger behind Zero-Waste Chef, has lived plastic-free since 2011. She shows others how reducing their trash not only benefits the planet but also satisfies their taste buds, improves their well-being, and boosts their bank accounts. In this author talk, Anne-Marie will discuss her debut book, share her journey to low-waste living and offer some motivational facts and do-it-now steps to get started. Join via Zoom: https://www.zoomgov.com/j/1615383692

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