Suzanne's Around Town
Great Garage Sale!!!!

Hi! Everyone-

If you're looking for awesome deals on baby& kid's clothing, books, games, DVDs, and larger items like strollers,car seats, and changing tables then head over to our neighborhood Garage Sale on Saturday. Everything is gently used so c'mon over and peruse!!!!

Happy Sunny week,



Jun 8th

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 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.

Under the Sea Storytime@ Garden Home Library at 11AM. Activities, songs, and stories for all ages!!!! Phone the library for more details at 503/245-9932.

Free Child's Admission@ Oregon Coast Aquarium (Newport). I just noticed the coupon on the back of this month's Metro Parent!!!! (Available at local libraries and rec centers). Clip now, use later when you visit the beach. One free child admission WITH one paid adult admission and coupon (offer good through Oct. 1st).


Jun 9th

Preschool Storytime@ Hillsboro Main Library (2850 Brookwood Pkway)from 10:15-11AM

Enjoy a program of stories, fingerplays, songs, and early literacy activities for children from 3 to 6 years old. Phone the library for more details at 503/615-6500 or go to 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 for more details.

Jun 10th

Splish! Splash! Storytime!@ Garden Home Library at 11AM

Bring the whole family for boating fun- including stories, songs, and boat related activities!!! Phone the library for more details at 503/245-9932.

Preschool Storytime@ Hillsboro Main Library (2850 Brookwood Pkway) from 10:15-11AM.

Mini-Masters Class@ My Masterpiece Art Studio (7905 SW Cirrus Drive-Parkside Business Center)from 10:30-11AMish. Pointilism painting inspired by Seraut 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 for calendar and more info!

Jun 11th

Ocean Watch@ OMSI from 12-6:30PM and 7PM.

Around the Americas'  Ocean Watch crew visits OMSI at the OMSI floating dock, by the submarine. The crew for this 28,000 mile research and awareness building trip will show off the boat, marine science activities and more. The Captain will give a presentation at 7PM. All ages welcome, FREE!!!! Go to and for more details.

Fingerplay Camp@ Hillsboro Main Library from 10:15-11:15AM. Bring your baby to learn fun and new fingerplays every Friday morning throughout June. Limited to first 30 adults and their babies. Stay afterwards and socialize! Phone the library for more details at 503/615-6500.

Mini-Masters Class@ My Masterpiece Art Studio from 10:30-11AMish. See Thursday for details.

Jun 12th

Garage Sale@ 14320 SW Stallion Drive, Beaverton from 8AM-3PM

No Junk!!!! Everything is priced to move and declutter our homes in the hopes that we can soon have "adult seating areas" - like the people on HGTV!!! Ha,ha,ha! Baby and kid clothes, books, games, DVDs, toys and larger items!!!! Cash only!!!! We're off of Murray Blvd before the Hiteon School!!!

Pottery Barn Kids Sing-Along@ Pottery Barn Kids (Wash.Sq). at 10AM and 11AM. Galliump (award winning children's music by a mother-daughter song team) will have the tots singing and dancing with tunes like "Amanda the Panda" and "Singin'Alligator Boogie". Phone the store for more details at 503/598-1858. Stop by the Orange Leaf Yogurt store nearby for a treat afterwards!!! Easy on the Gummy Bear toppings though!

Free Family Day@ Washington County Museum (17677 NW Springville Road, Rock Creek PCC Campus) from 10AM-2PM. Work on a butterfly craft, learn about quilting and historic photography. Go to for more info.

Jun 13th

Bluegrass Music@ Beaverton CIty Library from 2 to 3:30PM

Great family entertainment with bluegrass and western music by Every Body and His Brother Band. Phone the library for more info at 503/526-2577 or go to and click on Event Calendar.