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Events


PROGRAMS FOR PRESCHOOLERS


Preschool Storytimes are for 3-6 year olds and take place weekly. These programs include stories, songs, fingerplays, and a short craft.

This program is facilitated by Ms. Debbie Herman, Children's Librarian. Space is limited, please register.

See the Storyhours Page for further details on the current session.

PROGRAMS FOR SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN


Throughout the school year, the library offers special activities or programs for school-aged children. These events are highlighted in the newspaper, flyers, and on our Facebook page.

The big event of the year is the Summer Reading Program. This themed program picture of boy and girl with bookencourages reading all summer with weekly activities, programs, games, crafts, incentive prizes and special guests. Youth ages 3-17 are welcome to participate during June and July.

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS


Throughout the year, the library schedules special programs for adults. Some programs are brought to you with the generous support of the Friends of Oregon Public Library. Please check the Calendar for the current programs.

Adult Book Clubs meet year around and all are welcome to join. Usually, the books are ordered from other libraries and there is no charge to readers. Ocassionally, the club will agree to purchase new or unavailable books so that all members can read them. Whether you want to gather in the afternoon or evening, there is a book club for you! Adult Book Clubs are popular activities. Please sign up to make sure you get a copy of the book for the current month. For more information, click on the Book Clubs link.

SPECIAL INTERESTS PROGRAMS


The Oregon Public Library Knit and Crochet Club meets every Monday from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Beginner to advanced knitters and crocheters are welcome. There are volunteers who will get you started in either craft with patient instruction. New sweater, anyone?

For more information, please click on the Knit and Crochet Club link.