Suzanne's Around Town
4-H Day, Free Museum Day, and Ivy& Bean.

Hi! Everyone-

There are too many festival choices for next weekend. WOW! And there are participating museums for Smithsonian Free Museum Day all over the country so alert your family and friends!

Pumpkin latte weather has arrived!

Suzanne




Sep 23rd

Not a Box Party@ Beaverton City Library from 1-2PM.Kids from 2-6 years can drop in for some fun stories and free play time with boxes galore! Go to www.beavertoncitylibrary.org for more info.

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.

 


Sep 24th

Kid's Club Event-FREE dance lessons@ Cedar Hills Crossing from 5:30-7PM.Kids ages 6 through 12 can try line dancing, ballroom, swing and hip hop in this free event at Beaverton ballroom studio located in the mall! Go to www.cedarhillscrossing.com for more info.

Preschool Storytime@ Beaverton Library at Murray Scholls Branch from 9:30AM-10:AM. Get your morning started with fun stories for kids from 3ish to 5 years old at the newest branch! Staff will be present to let storytime attendees into the library before regular open hours.Phone the library for more info at 503/350-3600.

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.

Book Babies@ Garden Home Library at 10:30AM.


Sep 25th

Preschool Storytime@ Garden Home Library from 11:45AM-12:15PM.Enjoy reading and rhythms with Captain Katy! A new theme each week! Go to this link for more info: http://gardenhomelibrary.org/.

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.

Toddler Storytime@ Beaverton Library at Murray Scholls Branch from 11:30AM-12PM.

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


Sep 26th

Think Fun Thursdays@ Beaverton City Library from 4-5PM.Drop in to play board games this week for kids from 3 to 8 years! Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

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

All Ages Storytime@ Garden Home Library from 11:45AM-12:15PM. Go to www.gardenhome.plinkit.org for more info.

Toddler Storytime@ Beaverton Library at Murray Scholls Branch from 11:30AM-12PM.

 

 


Sep 27th

Beaverton Civc Theatre's "The Crucible"@ Beaverton City Library at 8PM.Winner of the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play, this exciting drama about the Puritan purge of witchcraft in Old Salem is both a gripping historical play, and a timely parable of our contemporary society.Most likely suitable for 12 years and up.Tickets are $5 tonight with the donation of a new or gently used book. Tickets are regularly $15 per adult, $12 per student and $5 for 10 years and younger. Show runs every weekend through October 13th.Go to www.beavertoncivictheatre.org for more info.

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!


Sep 28th

4-H Fun Day@ Alpenrose Dairy (6149 SW Shattuck Road, Portland) from 12-4PM.Come and join the fun at the first annual Metro 4-H Fun Day at Alpenrose Dairy.  Explore the variety of projects that 4-H has to offer - science, art, technology, healthy living, crafts, model trains, rocketry, financial literacy, gardening, robotics, cooking, natural resources, leadership and many more. FREE! Phone for more info at 503/821-1119 or 503/916-6074.

Flock and Fiber Festival@ Clackamas County Fairgrounds (Canby) from 9AM-5PM. Llamas, sheep, goats, alpacas, music, demos, hands-on activities and crafts. FREE!!! Go to www.flockandfiberfestival.com for more info.

41st Annual Corvallis Fall Festival@ Central Park (Corvallis) from 10AM to 6PM. Take a day trip and enjoy this craft fair with a blend of music and entertainment. There will be plenty of hands-on arts and craft activities for the kids in the Arts Discovery Zone. Free admission (small fee for some crafts). Go to www.corvallisfallfestival.org for complete details.

Spanky's Consignment Store First Year Fiesta@ 8625 SW Scholls Ferry Road (Beaverton) from 12-4PM. Face painting, balloon artist, Mexican food, piatas and more! Go to www.shopspankys.com for more info.

Construct-a-Town@ Tigard Library from 1:30-2:30PM. Aspiring architects and urban planners can plan a mini-city, build a cardboard skyscraper and drive matchbox cars through cities they design on their own! Go to www.tigard-or.gov/library for more info.

Smithsonian Free Museum Day!!! Go to www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday and print out an admission card for free admission for two to such local museums as Rice's NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals (Hillsboro), World Forestry Center, Portland Art Museum, and Oregon History Museum!!!!

Beaverton Civic Theatre's "The Crucible"@ Beaverton City Library at 8PM. See Friday for details.


Sep 29th

Ivy&Bean Take the Case@ Powell's Books at Cedar Hills Crossing at 4PM.In Ivy and Bean Take the Case (Chronicle Books), the 10th installment of Annie Barrows's acclaimed series (probably geared for 2-3 grades), Bean decides to set up shop as a private investigator and she and Ivy start looking for mysteries to solve. Annie Barrows is also the co-author of the best selling adult novel - "The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society"! Go to www.powells.com and click on "Stores and Events" for more info.

Flock and Fiber Festival@ Clackamas County Fairgrounds (Canby) from 9AM-4PM. See Saturday for details.

Free "Vitamix" Technique Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM. . Phone the store to register at 503/684-2784. Demo class so arrive early to snag a seat

41st Annual Corvallis Fall Festival@ Central Park (Corvallis) from 10AM to 5PM. See Saturday for details.

Beaverton Civic Theatre's "The Crucible"@ Beaverton City Library at 2PM. See Friday for details.