Children programs


Composting with Worms: Saturday, March 3 at 10:30 am
What happens in a worm bin? Get up close and find out!

Sign Language in Play with Christina Schabow: Wednesday, March 7 at 1 pm 0-24-month-olds
Songs, bubbles, and movement make learning ASL signs fun for everyone.

Songs with Steve: Saturday, March 10 ● 10:30 am
Steve and his friend play some music for you and your family to dance to!

Stretch, Dance, Play! with Iris Nason: Wednesday, March 14 at 10:30 am 2-5-year-olds
Dance, yoga, singing, sign language and play!

AKA Science presents…Earth Rocks: Wednesday, March 14 ● 4-5 pm ● Grades 3-5
Each month explore different topics and then take stuff home to amaze your family and friends!

Music Time with Chuck Cheesman: Thursday, March 15 at 10:30 am 0-5-year-olds
Rhythm, sound, singing– make music!

Let’s Lego!: Saturday, March 17 ● 1:30-3 pm
We’ll supply the LEGOs; you bring your ideas! Build with other LEGO fans and then tear down your constructions.

Move Like a Mammoth: Tuesday, March 20 ● 6:30 pm
Can you pounce like a saber-tooth cat or lift like a mammoth? Explore fossils, bones, and teeth with the University of Oregon’s Museum of Natural and Cultural History.

Sign and Sing with Shira Fogel: Wednesday, March 21 at 10:30 am 2-5-year-olds
Sing, dance, and learn some signs with Shira Fogel from Tiny Talkers!

LEGO Creative Building with Blair Archer: Wednesday, March 21 ● 4-5:30 pm ● Grades K-5
Make your ideas a reality using lots of LEGOs!



Crafternoon: Wednesday, March 28, 1:30-3 pm
Bring your imagination to all things crafty!

Build It Challenge: Saturday, March 31, 10:30 am
Test your skills in fantastic feats of engineering.


Join our Teen Tutors reading Program!

We’re excited to announce that the fall teen tutor program is currently full! Students interested in participating in upcoming winter and spring sessions are invited to submit an application.

Applications can be turned in for both teen volunteers (9-12th grade) and students (K-5th grade) for the Teen Tutors program. This program matches a teen volunteer as a reading buddy with a younger student for a weekly, 30-minute reading session. For more information, please contact library staff at 503-783-3454 or

Student Application
Teen Tutor Application