Film Screening: The Man Who Loved Flowers, Mar. 14

The Estacada Library presents the first local screening of the film The Man Who Loved Flowers by Justin Zimmerman on Saturday, March 14 at 7 p.m. in the Flora Room. The short feature, based on a Stephen King short story, was filmed in Estacada last fall.

The film will be followed up with a question . . . → Read More: Film Screening: The Man Who Loved Flowers, Mar. 14

Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail Lecture, March 13

“The Good, The Bad and the Unforgettable–Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail” is park ranger Dorothy Brown-Kwaiser’s story of her experience thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail in 2012. She will return to the Estacada Library Flora Room on Friday, March 13 at 7 p.m. to present an updated version of the talk she first gave at . . . → Read More: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail Lecture, March 13

Estacada: A River Runs Through It Lecture, March 12

The last of the 2014-2015 Friends of the Estacada Library lecture series events is “Estacada: A River Runs Through It,” presented by the Clackamas River Basin Council Thursday, March 12 at 7 p.m. in the Flora Room.

We get our water, and so much more, from the Clackamas River. In this lecture learn about the . . . → Read More: Estacada: A River Runs Through It Lecture, March 12

Stress & Anxiety Relief Advice in Jan. 30 Program

Friends of Estacada Public Library continues its lecture series on January 30, at 7 p.m. with a presentation by Grier Cundill about a topic to which everyone can relate: stress reduction.

The lecture, entitled “A Demonstration of a Very Simple Tool to Diminish Everyday Stress and Anxiety and their Accompanying Negative Emotions,” will be held . . . → Read More: Stress & Anxiety Relief Advice in Jan. 30 Program

Animal Origami Workshop

Kids who love amphibians (frogs!) and birds (pigeons!) will love our next origami workshop.

We’re going to learn about poisonous dart frogs and homing pigeons and create some origami of both.

Origami is the art of paper folding, most often associated with Japanese culture. Origami art takes a flat

sheet of paper an transforms it . . . → Read More: Animal Origami Workshop

Library Holiday Hours

The library will close at 12 noon on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24 and will be closed Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25.

We will resume normal business hours on Friday, December 26 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Library hours on New Year’s Eve, Wednesday, December 31 are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and closed . . . → Read More: Library Holiday Hours

Cider in the Stacks Fri. Dec. 12

Cider in the Stacks is back! This Friday, Dec. 12 from 2-4:30 p.m. Friends of Estacada Library will serve hot spiced cider and cookies in the library. Remember this from when the library was in City Hall? Thanks to our Friends we can again sit by the fire and enjoy some warm hospitality as a . . . → Read More: Cider in the Stacks Fri. Dec. 12

Christmas for Kids Donations and Sign-up Now!

Once again this year the library is participating in the Christmas for Kids program. Bring an unwrapped toy to the library for our tree in front of the fireplace and help a kid have a happy Christmas.

To sign up children for the program come to the library and complete an application (only a child’s . . . → Read More: Christmas for Kids Donations and Sign-up Now!

“The Polar Express” Kids Program Saturday, Dec. 13

Attention kids, parents and caregivers! We’re having a Polar Express party Saturday, December 13 at 11 a.m.

in the library’s Flora Room. Come and enjoy hot chocolate and cookies and watch the holiday movie The Polar Express

on our big-screen TV! This event is free and open to kids and their families and friends.

 

. . . → Read More: “The Polar Express” Kids Program Saturday, Dec. 13

LEGO Creativity Club, December. 20, 11 a.m. –1 p.m.

Don’t miss the December LEGO Creativity Club, where kids come to go wild making LEGO creations. We have plenty of bricks for you to build with and this month you will learn some techniques for building with Sci-Fi bricks! Bring a friend or a bunch of friends to see who can make the most amazing . . . → Read More: LEGO Creativity Club, December. 20, 11 a.m. –1 p.m.