Library Programs

Upcoming Closures

Jan. 21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Feb. 18 President's Day
March. 7 Staff training day

Adult Programs | Children's Programs

Adult Programs


Genealogy: Getting Started in Family Tree Research (18+ Years)
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Past Genealogical Forum of Oregon President Laurel Smith continues her popular monthly genealogical course. Using participants’ ancestors, Laurel covers various topics related to genealogical research and organization. Great for beginners and “old pros” alike!


Craft: Meditation Beads (18+ Years)
2 to 4 p.m.
Olga continues her New Year tradition by helping participants create or add to their meditation bead strands. Beginners welcome. Supplies provided, but we encourage you to bring in small, meaningful objects to add to your piece. Reserve your place by calling the library at 503-655-8543. Age 18+, please.

Youth Programs

Mondays at 11 a.m. (Jan. 7)
Yoga & Wellness Storytime (Families with Kids of All Ages)
Enjoy a free, fun 45-minute yoga class for kids and their adults taught by Organic Movement. Babies and caregivers should wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat or towel. No registration required.

Mondays at 11 a.m. (Jan. 14, Jan. 28)
Baby Sign Language in Play (0-2 Years)
Learn sign language to improve communication between you and your child with Christina, a licensed speech and language pathologist and early childhood specialist. Free, fun 30-minute classes with lots of activities to keep everyone engaged. No registration required.

Fridays at 11 a.m. (Jan. 11, Jan. 18, Jan. 25 – no session Jan. 4)
Family Storytime (2-5 Years)
Storytime isn’t just about books! Each storytime is followed with a craft, which encourages creativity and develops early literacy skills that help children learn to read as they get older.

Saturdays at 11 a.m. (Jan. 12, Jan. 19, Jan. 26 – no session Jan. 5)
Saturday Storytime (2+ Years)
Join us to hear great books, sing songs, and share laughs. Each storytime is followed by a fun, themed craft activity!

Here is a printable version of the program calendar for January.