SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 1:00-4:00PM
Try your hand at making bobbin lace in a workshop taught by members of the Portland Lace Society! All supplies will be provided, and participants will get to make a beaded lace key chain to take home.
This free adult workshop is limited to 12 people, so registration is required. Call or visit the library to register by Wednesday, October 18th.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 10:00AM-2:00PM
Come browse a wide selection of books for all ages, with affordable prices ranging from $0.50 to $2.00. The sale will take place outside the library near the front door, weather permitting.
Make sure to arrive early for the best selection of books!
MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, 6:30-8:00PM
Join us to discuss The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen at the library. No registration required.
Save the first Monday of each month for upcoming book club meetings! Check here for future books and meeting dates.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 10:30 AM
Stop by the library to enjoy some fall color!
Local garden writer Barbara Blossom Ashmun will bring some colorful cuttings from her garden to accompany a book talk and reading from her latest work, Love Letters to My Garden. Feel free to bring your own copy for her to sign, or to purchase one from her here following her presentation!
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 11 AM-3 PM
Celebrate the Aloha Community Library’s fifth birthday with all day fun and festivities!
- Emmy Blue & The Squatchie, 11am
Get the party started with special guest Emmy Blue and her magical forest friend, the Squatchie! Share in Emmy’s adventures with songs, dancing, music, and smiles at this extra special birthday storytelling program
- Cake & Conversation, 1pm
Learn more about the Aloha Community Library and how you can help us continue to grow and thrive. Birthday festivities and treats to follow!
- Character Meet & Greet, 1pm-3pm
Join some of your favorite characters to pose for photos and share in the birthday fun! Princess Belle, Princess Ariel, and more will be at the library to help us celebrate turning five!
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 1-3 PM
Find out if you can match a beaver’s skills by understanding water flow to create your own dam. See and touch beaver pelt and skull to learn what adaptations make them one of nature’s most efficient ecosystem engineers. Presented by the knowledgeable nature experts of Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 29, 11:00 AM
We’re taking over the Community Area to make the biggest fort ever! Work with your friends to build structures from recycled boxes of all shapes and sizes.
All programs are free and open to the public. Ages 5+ recommended.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23, 6:00PM
Join us to hear archaeologist Alexandra Williams-Larson from Archaeological Investigations Northwest speak to us about the communities built by different waves of immigrants to Oregon and the challenges they faced, beginning after the fur trade era up through the mid-twentieth century.
Ms. Williams-Larson will bring artifacts to help illustrate her discussion of the typical archaeological sites associated with different cultural groups and what they can teach us about these groups’ experiences.