Events

For more information on these and other events, visit the library website

ANNUAL SPRING BOOK SALE
April 21 – 23, 2017
Mark your calendars with these dates for our next book sale:
Friday, April 21 from 9 AM to 5 PM
Saturday, April 22 from 9 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, April 23 from 11 AM to 3 PM
Adult book prices range from 50 cents to $2
Children and Young Adult prices range from 20 cents to 50 cents
DVD’s are $2 each, CD’s are $1 each, Books on CD are $4.

technARTology Show
January 2 to February 28• Teens

Beginning Monday, January 2, stop by the library to pick up a submission form or go to the library’s website to download one. Submit your work to our technology-themed art show, curated by the Teen Library Council. Submit digital, video art, hand-made art and photography. Submissions will be accepted from Wednesday, February 1, to Tuesday, February 28. Teen Library Council will select three favorites and the winners will receive a prize.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

BookTRON (Teens Read Outrageously Now)
Tuesday, January 17 • 4:30 – 6p.m. • Teens in grades 6 and up

Join this book discussion group for grades 6-12 and discover some fantastic reads while enjoying snacks, games and crafts. Registration required. Sign up at the Children’s Reference Desk and get your free copy of the book while supplies last – “Brown Girl Dreaming” by Jacqueline Woodson.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

INTRO TO HOME COFFEE ROASTING
Wednesday, January 18 • 7-8:30 p.m. • Adults

Learn to roast your own coffee with Mr. Green Beans. The class will include demonstrations of the roasting process, which you can do with simple equipment such as a frying pan or hot air popcorn popper. Each participant will leave with a pound of green beans and a copy of a DIY Guide to Roasting Coffee. Limit 30.Registration required and begins Wednesday, December 28. Please call 503-718-2517.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

THE OREGON IRON CHRONICLES: OREGON’S PIONEER IRON INDUSTRY
Saturday, January 21 • 2 – 3 PM • Adults

Susanna Campbell Kuo spearheaded the Oregon Iron Chronicles, a compilation of newspaper articles published between 1860 and 1930. Historian, writer, illustrator Kuo will discuss Oregon’s pioneer iron industry and the Oswego ironworks.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

CABARET VARIETY SHOW
Saturday, February 4 • 2-3:30 p.m. • Adults

Through variety show vignettes, Mark and Helena Greathouse portray their life together. Mark, a music composer from Oregon, and Helena, a singer/dancer from Czechoslovakia, bring their story to life with comedy sketches, music, dance and several costume changes. Their music CDs will be available for purchase..
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

SUPER BOWL SUNDAY
Sunday, February 5 • 3-7 p.m. • All ages

Watch the 51st annual championship game on the Library’s big screen in a family-friendly, alcohol-free environment. Enjoy pizza and soft drinks.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

SOUP NIGHT!
Wednesday, February 15 • 7-8:30 p.m. • Teens and adults

Enjoy delicious tastes of soup while Portland author Maggie Stuckey discusses her book, Soup Night. She will share stories about neighbors around the country who are building a sense of community through the age-old idea of getting together for a simple meal on a regular basis. Soup provided by Literary Feast Café.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.