Events

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

ANNUAL FALL BOOK SALE
October 13 – 15, 2017
Mark your calendars with these dates for our next book sale:
Friday, October 13 from 9 AM to 5 PM
Saturday, October 14 from 9 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, October 15 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.

BookTRON (Teens Read Outrageously Now)
Tuesday, March 21 • 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 – “We Were Liars” by E. Lockhart.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

ADULT LEGO CRAFT TIME
Friday, April 7 • 7-8 p.m. • Adults

Join us for an adult and geen Lego crafting session. Let your imagination run wild and use the magic of Lego to bring to life amazing animals, buildings, places, vehicles and whatever else you conjure up. Remember your Lego childhood? Indulge in some nostalgia or just have fun.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

BookTRON (Teens Read Outrageously Now)
Tuesday, April 18 • 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 – “Jackaby” by William Ritter.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

OTAKU TEENS
Tuesday, April 25 • 4:30 – 7 p.m. • Teens in grades 6 and up

J-Pop fans unite! Join this manga book group and mingle with other otaku teens while watching anime, making stuff and enjoying Japanese snacks. Registration required. Sign up at the Children’s Reference Desk and get your FREE copy of the book while supplies last – “Tiger & Bunny” by Mizuki Sakakibara.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

FELTED FLOWERS
Wednesday, April 26 • 6-8 p.m. • Adults

Learn to make 3D flowers using the wet-felted method. Artist Kim Steffgen will show you how to make a flower with petals, stamens and stem. Students will create one completed flower and gain the know-how to make more. Limit 14. REGISTRATION REQUIRED and begins Wednesday, April 5. Please call 503-718-2517.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

HOW TO SUCCEED AS AN INDEPENDENT WRITER
Friday, May 12 • 7-8:30 p.m. • Adults

Please join us for a panel discussion with members of the Northwest Writers Association as they discuss having both artistic and business plans for your career as an independent writer.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.

ENTREPRENEURIAL LESSONS FROM OREGON WINE PIONEERS
Tuesday, May 16 • 7-8:30 p.m. • Adults

Local author Cila Warncke will discuss her book “Vine Lives: Oregon Wine Pioneers”, focusing on how the pioneer traits of perseverance, creativity, resilience, risk-taking and optimism helped a new breed of pioneers develop a successful, award-winning wine industry from scratch. She will outline practical ways for entrepreneurs in any field to build their Oregon success story.
Generously sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library.