Suzanne's Around Town
West Linn Old Time Fair, Robin Hood, and Celebrate Hillsboro!

Hi! Everyone-

Looks like July is heating up this week!

Enjoy all the summer festivals out there!

Snow cones, anyone?

Suzanne




Jul 14th

Water Science@ Beaverton City Library from 10:30-11:30AM.Come cool down with experiments all about water. Ages 2-12 with family, drop-in.      

Drop-In Science Playtime@ Tigard Library from 2-4PM. Go to www.tigard-or.gov/library for more info.

Chess Club@ Beaverton City Library from 1:30-2:30PM.Hone your skills against other players or learn the game. Grades 3-8, drop-off.     


Jul 15th

Zephyr Brown's Circus Arts Workshop@ Tigard Library from 4-5PM.Learn the art of hands-on juggling in this interactive class. Practice using balls, ribbons, Chinese yoyos, sticks, hula hoops and much more. Sit in on the instruction and give it a try. 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. 

Family Storytime@ Garden Home Library from 11-11:30AM.

Random Club@ Tigard Library from 2-4PM. Geared for grade 6 and up. Check out tabletop gaming. Go to www.tigard-or.gov/library for more info.

The Charlie Brown Show@ Murray Scholls Branch from 11AM-12PM. Comedy and juggling fun for the whole family! Free and all ages.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.      


Jul 16th

Pirate & Princess Party@ Camp Bridgeport (Bridgeport Village,Tigard) from 11AM-1PM.Come dressed as your favorite pirate or princess and join Radio Disney Portland for Disney Jr. themed games, music and prizes! Take a photo with one of the pirate standees and practice your royal wave and curtsey with the Radio Disney Road Crew!FREE!!! Check the Center Events for more info at www.bridgeport-village.com.

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.

The Charlie Brown Show@ Beaverton City Library at 12:30PM&2PM. Comedy and juggling fun for the whole family! Free and all ages. All ages. Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

Beaverton Wednesday Farmers Market@ SW Hall Blvd.(Across from Beaverton City Library) from 3-6PM. 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.The Wednesday Market runs through August!!!


Jul 17th

Think Fun Thursdays@ Beaverton City Library from 4-5PM.Kids from 3-8 years can join in for some puzzle fun. Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

Jul 18th

Robin Hood Festival@ Old Town Sherwood along First from 5-11PM.Parade at 10AM but festival activities start at 5PM. Check out Renaissance reenactments, archery demos, music, entertainment and more! Go to www.robinhoodfest.org for more info.

Friday Fun Party@ My Masterpiece Art Studio (7905 SW Cirrus Drive, Beaverton) from 10AM-6PM. Go to www.mymasterpieceartstudio.com and click on calendar for more info!!! Friday Fun Days will be a weekly event!

Salem Art Festival& Fair from 10AM-9PM. See Sunday for details.

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 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!

Teddy Bear Picnic@ Garden Home Library from 11AM-12PM.Bring your teddy bears and stuffed animals for a special storytime!

Oregon Berry Festival@ Ecotrust Building (721 NW 9th, Portland) from 12-6PM. Kid's activity booth, farmers market, cooking demos, entertainment and berries! Go to www.oregonberryfestival.com for more info.

Wipe-Out@ Sunset Swim Center (13707 NW Science Park Drive, Portland) from 3:15-4:15PM. Go to www.thprd.org for more info.

West Linn Old Time Fair@ Willamette Park (12th&Volpp) from 5:45PM-10PM. Music, entertainment, carnival rides, car show and more! Go to www.westlinnoregon.gov for more info.



Jul 19th

10th Annual Celebrate Hillsboro Festival@ E. Main Street Hillsboro from 9AM-4PM.

Check out live music on three stages, arts and crafts, free health screenings, eco-friendly activities, Saturday Farmers Market., classic cars,  and community information booths! Go to www.Hillsboro-Oregon.gov  for more info!


Robin Hood Festival@ Old Town Sherwood along First from 9AM-11PM. See Friday for details.

West Linn Old Time Fair@ Willamette Park (12th&Volpp) from 9AM-10PM. Music, entertainment, carnival rides, car show and more! Go to www.westlinnoregon.gov for more info.

Salem Art Festival& Fair from 10AM-9PM. See Sunday for details.

Free Junior Chef Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM. Kids will learn how to prepare summer salads in this fun, hands-on class!! This class is geared for 8 and older! FREE! Phone the store to register at 503/684-2784.

Dog Day Afternoon@ Hazeldale Park (Farmington&SW 192nd, Aloha) from 10AM-4PM. The event features vendor booths, rescue groups, raffles, a silent auction, dice roll, food vendors, music and a pet photographer. At noon, there will be a police K9 demonstration. Go to www.thprd.org for more info.

Oregon Berry Festival@ Ecotrust Building (721 NW 9th, Portland) from 11AM-5PM. See Friday for details.

Wipe-Out@ Sunset Swim Center (13707 NW Science Park Drive, Portland) from 1:45-3PM. Go to www.thprd.org for more info.



Jul 20th

Salem Art Festival& Fair@ Bush's Pasture Park (Salem) from 10AM-5PM.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!!!!

West Linn Old Time Fair@ Willamette Park (12th&Volpp) from 8AM-6PM. Music, entertainment, carnival rides, car show and more! Go to www.westlinnoregon.gov for more info.

Free "From the Garden" Technique Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM. Learn how to make the most of summer's bounty. Phone the store to register at 503/684-2784. Demo class so arrive early to snag a seat!

Sunlight, Paper, Action@ Tigard Library from 1:30-2:30PM. Crafting with sun reactive paper!

Wipe-Out@ Sunset Swim Center (13707 NW Science Park Drive, Portland) from 1:45-3PM. Go to www.thprd.org for more info.

Beatles Tribute Band@ Tigard Library from 2-3:30PM. Enjoy an afternoon of Beatles music as Blackbird covers the songs that made four fellows from Liverpool the best-selling band in history.