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Oak Lodge Library will be closed for Memorial Day Monday, May 29, 2017

Coming soon: Summer Reading Challenge 2017

Thursday, June 1 through Thursday, Aug. 31 (All Ages)

Our annual Summer Reading Challenge for children, teens & adults kicks off soon with the theme, “Build a Better World.” The Challenge is free, fun, and promotes literacy while encouraging children and families to discover new books, attend programs, and enjoy their community all summer long. All age groups can win great prizes, too.

Sign-ups begin Thursday, June 1, 2017!

Adult programs | Children's programs | Summer Reading Program

Adult programs

Wednesdays (May 3, May 10, May 17, May 24, May 31)
Citizenship ESL Drop-In Sessions
5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Join Lutheran Community Services Northwest for their spring Citizenship/ESL drop-in tutoring sessions. These free, weekly sessions teach immigrants the English and Civics needed to pass the Citizenship Exam. Assistance is also offered for the N-400 Application for Citizenship, the Disability Waiver, and the Naturalization Application Fee Waiver. The spring drop-in sessions are held every Wednesday through June 21, 2017.

May
18 Genealogy: Cemetery Research
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Genealogical Forum of Oregon (GFO) President Laurel Smith helps you discover where your ancestors are buried; prepare for a cemetery trip; and find resources related to your ancestor’s death and burial. All ages welcome.
20 Craft: Wet-Felted Flowers
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Learn to wet-felt a beautiful flower with LeBrie. Supplies provided. Ages 16 and over. Class space is very limited, please preregister at 503-655-8543.
25 Gardening: Seed Saving
6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Learn to save this year’s seeds for next year’s crops. Visit our Seeds for Sharing Seed Library while you’re here! All ages welcome.

Children's programs

Mondays (May 1, May 8. No sessions May 15, May 22, or May 29)
11 a.m.
WiggleTime: Books for Babies 0-2 Years

Stories, rhymes and playtime for tiny tots and their grown-ups. Caregivers will get fun ideas for activities that encourage interaction and early literacy. Mingle, stay and play afterward!

Tuesdays (May 2, May 9, May 30. No sessions May 16 or May 23)
1 p.m.
WiggleTime: Books for Babies 0-2 Years

Stories, rhymes and playtime for tiny tots and their grown-ups. Caregivers will get fun ideas for activities that encourage interaction and early literacy. Mingle, stay and play afterward!

Fridays (April 28, May 5, May 12. No sessions May 19 or May 26)
11 a.m.
Family Storytime 2+ Years

Storytime isn’t just about books! Each storytime is followed with a craft, which encourages creativity and develops early literacy skills that will help children learn to read when they get older.

Saturdays (April 29, May 6, May 13. No sessions May 20 or May 27)
11 a.m.
Family Storytime 2+ Years

Storytime isn’t just about books! Each storytime is followed with a craft, which encourages creativity and develops early literacy skills that will help children learn to read when they get older.

May
20 Puppy Tales K-4: Read to a Dog
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Give your kindergarten-4th grader practice reading aloud to a trained therapy dog. One-on-one sessions build confidence for beginning and reluctant readers. Sign up for a session with Salishan (a Pet Partners dog) and her handler, Tessa, by calling 503-655-8543.

Here is a printable version of the program calendar.

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Library Hours
Monday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday: Noon to 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: Noon to 6 p.m.

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