Suzanne's Around Town
Portland Timbers U23s, Mo Phillips, & Greek Festival!

Hi! Everyone-

Summer Festival season is in full swing with the Glendi Greek Festival in Beaverton (Yum!) along with 25th Annual Da Vinci Days in Corvallis and the Salem Art Fair!

Stay cool!

Suzanne




Jul 15th

Monday Drop-in Playtime@ Tigard Library from 2-4PM.Stop by on Monday afternoons for a surprise activity- dress-up, toys, tunnels, or crafts!
Book Babies@ Tigard Library from 10:15-10:45AM.Share nursery rhymes, finger plays, songs and a simple book while developing early literacy skills. Stay and play after the program. Phone the library for more details at 503/684-6537.

Jul 16th

Portland Timbers U23s vs. Seattle Sounders @ Southridge High School (SW 125th Avenue, Beaverton) at 7PM.

$5 tickets for adults, one free youth ticket (12 and younger) w/ paid adult ticket and $2 each for additional youth tickets! Tickets will be sold at the game and are also available at the Westside Timbers and Oregon Youth Soccers offices, 4830 SW Western Avenue, Suite 1,000, Beaverton and 4840 SW Western Avenue, Suite 800 between 9:00 AM and 1:00 PM.
Go to this link for more info:  www.portlandtimbers.com/u-23s or phone at 503/626-4625.

 

 

 

Regal Summer $1 Movies@ Local Theaters at 10AM. See a G or PG movie every Tues&Wed through August! Go to www.regmovies.com and click on  "Regal Summer Movie Express" for participating theaters and movie schedule.

Fun for Ones (Ages 12-24 months)@ Tigard Library from 10:15-10:45AM AND 11:15AM-11:45AM. Bring your one year old for songs, rhymes, simple stories and movement activities. Great for new walkers. Stay and play after the program. (Limited to first 20 kids for each session!). Go to www.tigard-or.gov/library for more info or phone the library at 503/684-6537.

Toddler Storytime@ Beaverton City Library. There are 2 (30 minute) sessions starting at 10:15AM & 11:15AM. Phone the library for more info at 503/350-3600.

Summer Storytime@ Garden Home Library at 11AM.

Mo Phillips- Rock N Roll Kindy@ Beaverton City Library at Murray Scholls at 11AM. Create music and have a great time! These shows are usually out on the patio so bring hats, sunscreen, and blanket to sit on. Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

Random Club@ Tigard Library from 2-4PM. Tabletop gaming for grades 6 and up today!

Messy Art for Little Kids@ Beaverton City Library from 4-5PM. Drop-in! Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

 


Jul 17th

Mo Willems Party@ Tigard Library from 4-6PM.

Enjoy a fun-filled puppet show that follows Elephant & Piggie on a handful of their funniest adventures.  Meet the puppets, play games and do activities based on Mo Willems' hilarious books.Go to www.tigard-or.gov/library for more info.   

Regal Summer $1 Movies@ Local Theaters at 10AM. See a G or PG movie every Tues&Wed through August! Go to www.regmovies.com and click on "Regal Summer Movie Express" for participating theaters and movie schedule.

Toddler Time@ Tigard Library at 10:15&11:15AM.

Fun for Ones@ Beaverton City Library. There are 2 (30 minute) sessions starting at 10:15AM and 11AM. Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

Mad Science@ Camp Bridgeport (Bridgeport Village,Tigard) from 10:30AM-12:30PM. Always popular! FREE!!! Check the Center Events for more info at www.bridgeport-village.com.

Baby Bugs@ Beaverton City Library at 11:45AM.

Mo Phillips- Rock N Roll Kindy@ Beaverton City Library at 12:30-1:30PM. Create music and have a blast! Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

Beaverton Wednesday Farmers Market@ SW Hall Blvd.(Across from Beaverton City Library) from 3-7PM. Smaller than the Saturday market but you can still stock up on fresh fruits and vegetables and maybe even buy a snow cone! Go to www.beavertonfarmersmarket.com for more info.


Jul 18th

Leapin' Louie@ Garden Home Library from 11AM-12PM.The whole family will enjoy a toe tappin' Western show!

Preschool Storytime@ Beaverton City Library. There are 2 (30 minute) sessions starting at 10:15AM & 1PM.

Nature Mobile@ Murray Scholls Branch of Beaverton Library from 12:30-2PM. Interactive nature fun and games every Thursday! Phone the library for more info at 503/644-2197.

Wallflower Crafts@ Beaverton City Library from 3:30-4:30PM. Kids in grades 6-12 can drop-in to create. Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org  for more info.

Think Fun Thursdays@ Beaverton City Library from 4-5PM. Puzzle Time this week for kids from 3 to 8 years!


Jul 19th

Glendi Greek Festival@ St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church (14485 Walker Road-across from Nike Campus) from 11AM-9PM.Nosh on delicious greek fare from Gyros to Spanakopita to Baklava along with Middle Eastern and Ethiopian specialties! Plenty of entertainment for the whole family. Go to www.glendigreekfestival.com for more info on parking, etc. Through Sunday! FREE admission!

Salem Art Festival& Fair from 10AM-7PM. See Saturday for details.

Friday Fun Party@ My Masterpiece Art Studio (7905 SW Cirrus Drive, Beaverton) from 10AM-6PM. Fab drop-in "We'll show you how" workshops. Today's crafts are "Passport Day" inspired with projects inspired by the art of Africa, Italy Panama and more! Prices are $10 per project or 3 for $25!  Go to www.mymasterpieceartstudio.com and click on calendar for more info!!! Friday Fun Days are a weekly event!

Family StoryTime (ages 0-6 years)@ Tigard Library from 10:15-11:00AM AND 11:15AM-12:00PM. Bring the whole gang for stories and songs Limited to first 20 kids for each session. Phone the library for more info at 503/684-6537.

Mini-Masters Class@ My Masterpiece Art Studio (7905 SW Cirrus Drive-Parkside Business Center) from 10:30AM-11:10AM. New longer class! New project each week inspired by a famous artist.$10 per kid -ages 2 to 5 years, you must phone ahead to reserve a spot at 503/453-3700. Go to www.mymasterpieceartstudio.com for calendar and more info!


Jul 20th

Salem Art Festival& Fair@ Bush's Pasture Park (Salem) from 10AM-7PM.Get your art on at the 64th Annual Salem Art Fair and Festival! The Artist Marketplace will feature works by over 200 artists and craftspeople. Peruse (and purchase) the paintings, ceramics, jewelry and more! Over 50 free performances offer live music, theater, and family entertainment. Check out http://aff2012.salemart.org/ for schedule and directions.$5 per adult, kids 12 and under are free!!!!

Glendi Greek Festival@ St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church (14485 Walker Road-across from Nike Campus) from 11AM-9PM. Go to www.glendigreekfestival.com for more info.

OPB Children's Village@ Da Vinci Days Festival (OSU lower campus, Corvallis) from 10AM-7PM. See Sunday for details.


Jul 21st

OPB Children's Village@ Da Vinci Days Festival (OSU lower campus, Corvallis) from 11AM-6PM.This annual festival celebrates art, science, and technology with parades, science workshops, and live music. In the OPB Children's Village, the kids can enjoy hands-on activities such as bug school, robotics, aviation, astronomy, gymnastics, martial arts and more! Admission prices are $10-15 per adult, children 11 years and under are free! Go to www.davinci-days.org for complete schedule.

Free "Perfect Pickles" Technique Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM. Learn the tricks of the trade for safe and easy canning and refrigerator pickles. too! Phone the store to register at 503/684-2784. Demo class so arrive early to snag a seat!

Glendi Greek Festival@ St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church (14485 Walker Road-across from Nike Campus) from 12-7PM. See Friday for details.

Adventure Time!@ Tigard Library from 1:30-2:30PM. Kids of all ages are invited to craft, play math-related games and more! Phone the library for more details at 503/684-6537.