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Author Showcase: Barney Blalock

MONDAY JUNE 15 6:30 PM @ THE ANNEX

Historian Barney Blalock, author of The Oregon Shanghaiers: Columbia River Crimping from Astoria to Portland, will share his lively and meticulously researched account of these colorful and corrupt men, revealing an authentic account of Oregon’s malicious maritime legends. Read more →

Summer Reading Kick-off Party

SATURDAY JUNE 13 2-4:00 PM

Drop in to sign up for summer reading and enjoy the festivities with games and treats at the Aloha Community Library! For more information about Be a Hero Read Slogan copySummer Reading programs and events for 2015, visit our Summer Reading Page.

Teen Library Takeover: Upcycled Art

FRIDAY JUNE 12 6:00-7:30 PMComic-Book-Phone-Cover

Every 2nd Friday of the month from June through August the library will be CLOSED to everyone except teens entering 6th through 12th grade. Join us for three Teen Library Takeovers this summer featuring games, crafts, music, food and more!

For our first event, we’ll use recycled comic and book pages to create new works of art in honor of your favorite comic book and literary heroes. Feel free to bring your own items to decoupage – we’ll provide the comics and book pages, as well as frames, magnets and more to act as the backdrop of your creations.

Book Club: The Night Circus

MONDAY JUNE 1 6:30 PM

Join us for our monthly book club meeting at the Aloha Community Library Annex to discuss The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern.

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Aloha Community Library on KGW

KGW visited the Aloha Community Library last week to learn about our community and the services the library offers. Check out the article by Cathy Marshall below, or see the video here on KGW.com. Read more →

Half Price Sale!

ACLA Book Sale: Half Price Saturday, May 9 1:00-4:00pm

  • All items 1/2 price
  • Saturday, May 9
  • 1pm-4pm only

We want to reach our sale fundraising goal by Saturday afternoon at 4pm – here’s how you can help!  Buy books, games, puzzles, DVDs, CDs, and more!  Bring your family, tell your friends!  Your community library is 100% community funded.  We can’t do this without you!

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Castle Craft

THURSDAY MAY 14 3:30 PM

Learn how to make a beautiful, realistic castle in an instructive video followed by special storytime presentation of the award winning Journey by Aaron Becker. Stick around to color your castles before you take them home! Read more →