Events

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ANNUAL FALL BOOK SALE
April 12 – 14, 2019
Mark your calendars with these dates for our next book sale:
Friday, April 12 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Saturday, April 13 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, April 14 from Noon 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 $2.

Pop Music History
Thursday, October 18 • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. • Adults

In the late ‘40s and early ‘50s, Bing and Nat and Rosemary ruled the airwaves. Historian and former DJ Jim Pritchard will play some tunes as he discusses the impact of post-World War II culture on pop music as Rock ‘n’ Roll entered the scene.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead
Sunday, October 28 • 2-3:30 p.m. • All ages
Celebrate and remember loved ones who have passed on. Decorate papier-mâché skulls, create tissue paper marigolds and enjoy pan dulce!
Celebra y recuerda a los seres queridos que han pasado a mejor vida. ¡Decora calaveritas de papel mache, crea caléndulas de papel crepe y disfruta de pan dulce!
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

80th Anniversary of Kristallnacht
Holocaust Remembrance

Thursday, November 8 • 6 – 7:30 p.m. • Adults and teens
Local Holocaust survivor Evelyn Banko will speak about her experiences under the Nazi occupation of Austria and Latvia during WWII, as well as their journey to America. Kristallnacht was a coordinated attack on the Jews of Germany and Austria on November 9 and 10, 1938. Historians consider it to be the first sign of the Holocaust. This event is recommended only for teens and adults because of strong language involving violence and death.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

Portland Opera To Go!
The Barber of Seville

Monday, November 12 • 2-3:30 p.m. • All ages
Gioachino Rossini’s classic opera tells the tale of love-struck Count Almaviva, who seeks the help of a barber named Figaro to win the heart of beautiful Rosina. This live performance is an adapted, 50-minute English-language version. Perfect for children, too!
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

Make It & Take It Craft Workshop
Sunday, November 18 • 1:30 – 3 p.m. • All ages
Bring the entire family for some serious crafting fun! Explore fall-themed art supplies and embellish a pumpkin trinket box to give as a gift or to collect your own treasures.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

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