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Sunnyside Library Adult Programs

String-Along
2nd and 4th Sundays of each month
October 26, 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.

Intercambio/Language Exchange
Sundays, 12:30-2pm

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.

Genealogy Club
Mondays, 1-4 pm

CCome 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!

Papermaking
Tuesday, October 28, 6:30-8 pm

Learn how to turn shredded paper in to something funky and fun. Ruth from Talk about Trees will show you how to recycle your junk mail and scraps and make beautiful handmade paper.

Sunnyside Library Book Group
Thursday, November 6 , 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. Did you like it or not? Did something surprise you or make you think twice? Come share your thoughts!/p>

String-Along
2nd and 4th Sundays of each month
November 9 & 23, 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.

Note Night
Wednesday, November 12, 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 Lisa and Molly Hanson performing baroque and classical music as well as theme music from popular movies on violin and cello.

Papercrafts Workshop
Thursday, November 13, 6:30-8 pm

‘Tis the season... for cards and gifts. Papercraft artist Laurie Bergstrom will show you how to make beautiful artistic creations with paper products and stamping.

Mah Jongg
Fridays, starting November 14, 12:30-3:30

Those who love to play American Mah Jongg are invited to join our fun and friendly group! Be sure to bring your Mah Jongg sets or cards.

Crafting Club
Wednesday, November 19, 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.

Calling all artists and artisans:
Crafter’s Showcase Wednesday, December 3, 6:30-7:30 pm

If you have made something special and would like to share it, contact the reference desk to reserve a space. Quilters, painters, woodworkers, knitters, one and all are invited to show off their creations.


Sunnyside Library Children's Programs

Information about weekly storytimes can be found here.

Monster Mash
Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 pm

It’s a monster mash! Come in your costume for a dance party and parade.

A Visit with Matthew Holm
Thursday, October 23, 6:30 pm

Author/illustrator (Babymouse and Squish) Matthew Holm brings his creativity to the library. Find out how he creates those awesome pictures and wild stories. The first 100 kids will receive a free copy of one of his books!

It’s Raining, It’s Pouring, It’s a Flood!
Saturday, November 1 at 10:30 am

For all ages – Find out all about floods from an expert with the National Weather Service. You’ll even have a chance to create a flood with a hands-on activity!

Tallulah’s Daddy
Saturday, November 8 at 10:30 am

For all ages – Move and groove with something special each month. Stop in for some sing-along and percussion fun as Tallulah’s Daddy rocks at this morning show.

Red Yarn Puppets
Tuesday, November 18 at 6:30 pm

For all ages – Puppeteer Andy Ferguson brings his fantastic puppets for an evening show with stories and music.


Oak Lodge Library Adult Programs

Note Night – Chuck Bolsinger
Thursday, November 13, 6:30-7:30 pm

Enjoy some live music while you browse for books or sit and savor the sounds. This month features guitarist Chuck Bolsinger playing an eclectic mix of blues, folk, and country as well as a few originals and a bit of harmonica thrown in for good measure.

Gardening Workshop
Thursday, November 20, 6:30-7:30 pm

For adults – 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.


Oak Lodge Library Children's Programs

Let’s Lego
Saturday, November 1, 1:30-3 pm

For ages 5 and up – We’ll supply the LEGOs; you bring your creativity! Build with other LEGO fans and then tear down your constructions.

Wiggle-Time
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.

Family Storytime
For 2-5 year olds
Fridays at 11 am

Learn and play with stories and songs. Get creative after storytime with different activities.

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Monday: 10 am - 6 pm
Tuesday - Thursday: Noon - 8 pm
Friday: 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday: Noon - 6 pm

Sunnyside Library
13793 SE Sieben Park Way
(Off SE 147th Ave & Sunnyside Rd)
Clackamas, OR, 97015 map
(503) 794-3883

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Oak Lodge Library
16201 SE McLoughlin Blvd.
Oak Grove, OR 97267map
(503) 655-8543
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