Suzanne's Around Town
Reptile Man,Nature Mobile & Comfort Food!

Hi! Everyone-

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Suzanne




Jan 12th

STEM Storytime@ Beaverton City Library from 10:30-11:30AM.Kids from 2 to 6 years can enjoy a storytime with a special focus on science, technology, engineering and math! Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.
Book Babies@ Tigard Library from 10:15-10:45AM.

Machines for Homeschoolers@ Beaverton City Library from 1-2PM. Homeschoolers from grades 3 through high school can stop in to make simple machines. All materials provided. Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

FYI-The Murray Scholls Branch Library is closed due to construction through at least January 23rd! More info here: http://www.beavertonlibrary.org/DocumentCenter/View/601

Jan 13th

Reptile Man@ Tigard Library from 6:30-7:30PM.A local fave is back with his live, scaly repertoire of snakes, lizards, turtles, and tortoises!! Arrive early to grab a seat. Geared for 5 years and up. Go to http://www.tigard-or.gov/library for more info.

Four Buck Tuesday@ Oregon Zoo from 10AM-4PM. Admission is discounted to $4 per person and children 2 years and younger are free as usual. Go to www.oregonzoo.org for more info. As an adult, ride the Max and get $1.50 off admission (show ticket stub) so really $2.50 Tuesday!!!! Kids 6 years old and under ride the Max for free.

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.


Jan 14th

Dogs&Tales@ Tigard Library from 6-7:30PM.Beginning readers (through 5th grade) can develop their reading skills by reading to a therapy dog. Registration required at 503/718-2656.Go to www.tigard-or.gov/library for more info.

Fun for Ones@ Beaverton City Library. There are 2 (30 minute) sessions starting at 10:15AM and 11AM.

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

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

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


Jan 15th

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.

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


Jan 16th

THPRD Nature Mobile@ Beaverton City Library from 3-5:30PM.Kids in grades K through 3rd can drop in for some hands-on activities and will learn how animals are equipped to handle wintery weather! Go to www.beavertonlibrary.org for more info.

FamilyStoryTime (ages 0-6 years)@ Tigard Library from 10:15-11:00AM AND11:15AM-12:00PM. Bring the whole gang for stories and songs Limited tofirst 20 kids for each session. Phone the library for more info at503/684-6537.

Mini-MastersClass@ My Masterpiece Art Studio (7905 SW Cirrus Drive-Parkside BusinessCenter) from 10:30AM-11:10AM. New project each week inspired by a famousartist.$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!

FREE No! Go! Yell! Tell! Technique Class@ Tulen Center (4710 SW Scholls Ferry Road, Portland) from 4-5:30PM. Classes geared for 6 through 11 years old. Registration required. Go to www.tulencenter.com for more info. There are more upcoming free classes so check for details.

High School Musical @HART Theatre (185 S.E. Washington Street, Hillsboro) at 7:30PM. See Saturday for details.



Jan 17th

High School Musical@HART Theatre (185 S.E. Washington Street, Hillsboro) at 7:30PM.

STAGES youth theater presents the super fun show- High School Musical- through January 25th. Tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for kids. Order online at www.stageyouth.org or buy at the box office.



Free Junior Chef Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM. Kids will learn how to create  "Better Burgers" in this fun, hands-on class!! This class is geared for 9-13 years. FREE! Phone the store to register at 503/684-2784.

Yoga Storytime@ Beaverton City Library from 1-1:45PM.A special storytime with stretching and movement. Geared for 4 years old through tween! Registration required at www.beavertonlibrary.org or phone at 503/350-3600.


Jan 18th

Free "Comfort Cooking" Technique Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM.Learn how to prepare some comforting food for the chilliest months ! Phone the store to register at 503/684-2784. Demo class so arrive early to snag a seat!

High School Musical@ HART Theatre (185 S.E. Washington Street, Hillsboro) at 2PM. See Saturday for details.