Suzanne's Around Town
Free Museum Day, Flock and Fiber, and Babies Need Early Literacy, too!

Hi! Everyone-

Colorful leaves, football, apple crisp.....Fall is coming!!!!

Have a great week!

Suzanne




Sep 22nd

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 23rd

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 24th

Zoo Zap@ Beaverton City Library from 5-6PM.Come to the library to learn about and see animals from the Oregon Zoo in person! Geared for grades 1 thru 5th! Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

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.

Preschool Storytime@ Garden Home Library from 11:45AM-12:15PM.


Sep 25th

Babies Need Early Literacy, Too!@ Beaverton City Library at 6PM.Babies begin learning early literacy skills right from the start! Fun for dads, moms, and babies! Registration Required (limit 15 families per session). Infants 0-12 months with adult, parent focused.Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.     

All Ages Storytime@ Garden Home Library from 11:45AM-12:15PM. This fun story time is geared for kids from 2 to 4 year old but all are invited. Early education skill building and crafts will compliment the story of the day. Go to www.gardenhome.plinkit.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.

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


Sep 26th

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!

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.

Babies Need Early Literacy, Too!@ Beaverton City Library at 11:45AM. Registration required. Check Thursday for details.


Sep 27th

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!!!!

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.

42nd 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.

Junior Chef "Oodles of Noodles" Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM. Kids from 9-13 will learn how to make some noodle dinners in this fun, hands-on class. Phone the store for more info at 503/684-2784.

Wipe-Out!@ Tualatin Hills Aquatic Center from 1:30-3:30PM and 4-6PM. Go to www.thprd.org for more info.




Sep 28th

Flock and Fiber Festival@ Clackamas County Fairgrounds (Canby) from 9AM-4PM.Llamas, sheep, goats, alpacas, music, demos, hands-on activities and crafts. FREE!!! Go to www.flockandfiberfestival.com for more info.

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

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

42nd Annual Corvallis Fall Festival@ Central Park (Corvallis) from 10AM to 5PM. See Saturday for details.

Wipe-Out!@ Tualatin Hills Aquatic Center from 1:30-3:30PM and 4-6PM. Go to www.thprd.org for more info.