Practica inglés y español en un ambiente agradable. Platicaremos en español por 45 minutos y en inglés por otros 45 minutos. Mejore su inglés y ayude a otros a mejorar su español. Todos son bienvenidos.
Practice speaking English and Spanish in a fun and friendly way. We spend 45 minutes speaking in Spanish and another 45 minutes speaking in English. Improve your language skills and help others do the same. Speakers of all levels are welcome.
Sunnyside Library Book Group
Thursday, September 4, 6:30-8 pm
Read the book selection for the month and come to the library on the first Thursday of the month to discuss the book with other readers. This month we’re reading Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain. Did you like it or not? Did something surprise you or make you think twice? Come share your thoughts!
Wednesday, September 10, 6:30-7:30 pm
Enjoy some live music while you browse for books or sit and savor the sounds. Featuring different local artists each month. This month features members of the band No Time 2 Lose performing Bluegrass, Blues & American Traditional music with a little John Prine and Gordon Lightfoot thrown in.
2nd and 4th Sundays of each month
September 14 & 28, 2-5 pm
Bring your acoustic guitar, fiddle, ukulele or other stringed instrument to the Sunnyside Library on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month and share some tunes with other musicians. Adults of all skill levels are invited to drop in and play some American traditional Bluegrass or Folk music in a casual, jam-style setting. Bring a song you know to share.
Mondays, September 15, 22, & 29, 1-4 pm
Come discover your amazing family history. Get together to find the clues that lead to your family's unique story. Learn how just a bit of research can open up new discoveries. Be a family history detective!
Wednesday, September 17, 6:30-8 pm
If you love to make things, be creative and crafty, and would enjoy some company while you work, come to the library and join the club! Beading, stamping, quilting, knitting, scrapbooking, sketching, stitching, whatever your interest may be. Share your ideas and get some inspiration from others in a casual, creative setting.
Kristina McMorris – From Fact to Fiction
Thursday, Sept. 18, 6:30-7:30 pm
Join New York Times bestselling author Kristina McMorris as she discusses the remarkable true stories that inspired her novels, her in-depth research adventures (including a ride on a B-17), and the greatest challenges she's faced in writing historical fiction.
A Night With The Stars
Tuesday, September 30, 6:30-9 pm
Come meet with an expert from Rose City Astronomers and learn about eclipses, the planets, how the solar system is delicately balanced, and history of the cosmos. Afterwards, stay and use a telescope to get a good look at objects in the cosmos.
Information about weekly storytimes can be found here.
Saturday, September 13 at 10:30 am
Who is Mr. Hoo? A children’s musician who plays guitar and kazoo for an exciting morning of music fun.
Tuesday, September 16 at 6:30 pm
Come in your pjs for a nighttime storytime, games and craft.
Saturday, September 20, 1:30-3 pm
We’ll supply the LEGOs; you bring your creativity! Build with other LEGO fans and then tear down your constructions.
*All programs are held in the Community Room unless otherwise noted.
Note Night – Arthur Moore and Scott Clancy
Thursday, Sept. 11, 6:30-7:30pm
Enjoy some live music while you browse for books or sit and savor the sounds. This month features Oak Grove harmonica player Arthur Moore and guitarist Scott Clancy playing a mixture of blues, ballads and Rhythm & Blues.
Thursday, Sept. 18, 6:30-7:30pm
Oak Grove Resident and expert gardener Arthur Moore returns to share his year-round gardening wisdom. Each month he will focus on things to plant and harvest in your garden for bountiful success all year long.
Storytimes (September 3-December 19)
For 0-24 month olds
Wednesdays at 1 pm
Tiny tots and their grownups can enjoy some wiggly fun with lots of singing, fingerplays, and a few stories.
For 2-5 year olds
Fridays at 11 am
Learn and play with stories and songs. Get creative after storytime with different activities.
Saturday, September 6, 1:30-3 pm
Ages 5 and up. We’ll supply the LEGOs; you bring your creativity!