Suzanne's Around Town
May 11th-16th

Hi! Everyone-

Hope that everyone enjoyed the great weather on Mother's Day!!!!

Suzanne




May 11th

Two Buck Tuesday@ Oregon Zoo from 9AM-4PM

Admission is discounted to $2 per person and children under 3 are free as usual. Go to www.oregonzoo.org for more info. As an adult, ride the Max and get $1.50 off admission so really 50 cent Tuesday!!!! Kids 7 years old and under ride the Max for free.

Fun for Ones (Ages 12-24 months)@ Tigard Library from 10:30-11AM AND 11:30AM-Noon. 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 (Ages 2 to 3 1/2 years)@ Beaverton City Library at 10:15, 11& 11:45AM. Go to this link for more info: www.beavertonlibrary.org/kids Children's Desk phone is 503/350-3600.

Book Babies@ Garden Home Library at 10:30AM. Songs, rhymes, books and playtime geared for 3 months to about 1 year. Go to this link for more info: www.gardenhome.plinkit.org or phone the library at 503/245-9932. Don't forget to ask about the free board book, sippy cup, and bib for your baby!


May 12th

Oregon Symphony Storytime@ Hillsboro Main Library (2850 NE Brookwood Parkway) from 10:15AM to 10:45AM

We had a great time meeting several Oregon Symphony musicians at the Symphony Story Times at the Tigard Library and the Wednesday series out at the Hillsboro Main Library should be equally fun!  Music (this week the clarinet), stories, and crafts!!! Phone the library for more info at 503/615-6500.

Fun for Ones (12-24 months) Storytime@ Beaverton City Library at 10:15AM. Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org/kids for more info.

Storytime at Bliss Bake Shop@ Bethany Village Centre from 10-10:30AM. Phone for more info at 503/645-6000 or go to www.blisscupcakeshop.com for more details.

Toddler Storytime@ Garden Home Library at 10:30AM. Books, bubbles, songs, and dances for active walkers.

Toddler Time (ages 24-36 months) Storytime@ Tigard Library at 10:30AM-11:15AM AND 12:30-1:15PM. Number of participants is limited to first 20 children for each session.

Baby Bugs (infants to 12 months) Storytime@ Beaverton City Library at 11:15AM. Don't forget to ask for your free board book for your baby!


May 13th

Preschool Story Times (ages 3 1/2 to 6 years)@ Beaverton City Library at 10:15AM and 11:30AM.

Stories and interactive activities for budding bookworms!

Mini-Masters Class@ My Masterpiece Art Studio (7905 SW Cirrus Drive-Parkside Business Center)from 10:30-11AMish. Clay face plates inspired by Picasso this week! $8 per kid -ages 2 1/2 -5 years, you must phone ahead to reserve a spot at 503/453-3700. Go to www.mymasterpieceartstudio.com for calendar and more info!

All Ages Storytime@ Garden Home Library at 11:30AM. Stories, songs, and a craft for the whole family. Phone the library for more details at 503/245-9932.

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-6 years)@ Tigard Library from 1-1:45PM. Music, interactive activities, and longer stories for blossoming readers!


May 14th

Family StoryTime (ages 0-6 years)@ Tigard Library on Fridays from 10:30-11:15AM AND 11:30AM-12:15PM.

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 from 10:30-11AMish. See Thursday for details.

Madeline and The Gypsies@ NW Children's Theater at 7PM. See Sunday for details.


May 15th

Paper Workshop@ Tigard Library from 1:30-2:30PM

Here's your chance to learn how to make paper from recycled paper products, craft materials and your imagination. Geared for kids 5 and up. Go to www.tigard-or.gov/library or phone the library for more details at 503/684-6537.

Presto the Magician@ Beaverton City Library from 11-11:45AM.  The whole family is welcome to watch this funny and amazing show for all ages. The Beaverton Farmers Market is in full swing so arrive early for parking!!!! Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org/kids for more info.

Madeline and The Gypsies@ NW Children's Theater at Noon and 4PM. See Sunday for details.


May 16th

Madeline and the Gypsies@ NW Children's Theater (Portland) at Noon and 4PM

Merriment and mischief ensues when the spirited Madeline and friends join a gypsy circus in a big top extravaganza. Fridays at 7PM, Saturdays and Sundays at noon and 4PM through May 23rd. Best for kids 5 years and up. Go to www.nwcts.org for tickets. Don't forget to pop into Saint Cupcake around the corner (17th&Flanders) for a delectable hot fudge cupcake! More info at www.saintcupcake.com.

Family Movie Matinee@ Beaverton City Library from 2-4PM. Enjoy a great new DVD release - appropriate for the entire family on the big screen. All ages welcome! This Sunday will feature "The Tooth Fairy" starring the Rock (rated PG). Children under ten must be accompanied by an adult. Phone the library for more info at 503/350-3600.