Beverly Cleary 100th Birthday Celebration

Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary will mark her 100th birthday in April! To celebrate her life and work we are having a birthday celebration for her on Saturday, April 9 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition to serving birthday cake we will show the 30-minute OPB “Oregon Art Beat” documentary”Discovering Beverly Cleary,” at . . . → Read More: Beverly Cleary 100th Birthday Celebration

What Do You Know About H2O?

Saturday, April 9 at 11:30 a.m.

Mad Science and Clackamas River Water Providers will present a water conservation event for children in honor of Earth Day. Learn about one of our most precious and limited natural resources in a fun and interactive way. The event is free of charge. Call the library at 503=630-8273 for . . . → Read More: What Do You Know About H2O?

Art in the Library Show–Powerhouse Project

The Powerhouse Project Revisited presented by the Estacada Public Library and the Estacada Area Arts Commission

A selection of 24 artist favorites from four PGE Powerhouse Art Jams on display inside the library March 18- May 24.

 

We Still Have Tax Forms

Tax season may be officially over for most people but some of you may have filed an extension and are still working on your taxes. We still have forms and we can get forms for past years.

We can print Federal tax forms for you from the IRS web site.

The library does not receive . . . → Read More: We Still Have Tax Forms

February is Food for Fines Month

It’s back…our annual Food for Fines promotion to benefit the Estacada Area Food Bank.

Bring in non-perishable, non-expired food items for $1 reduction in your library fines for each item donated.

Other acceptable donations: cleaning products, laundry soap, hygiene products (soap, shampoo, toothpaste), bags and cans of pet food.

Food for Fines brings down your . . . → Read More: February is Food for Fines Month

A Celebration of Watercolors in Library

The Library, in collaboration with the Estacada Area Arts Commission presents the latest exhibit in our Art in the Library series. Stop in during library hours to see the work of local artists, now through March 14. Click on the image for full-size flyer

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LEGO Creativity Club

Come to the Library for LEGO fun!

Saturday, January 16 starting 11:15 a.m in the Flora Room.

This month will be making catapults that fire marshmallows! How far will yours shoot?

There will be plenty of bricks to build your own creations and all children are welcome to join!

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Resolve to Read 2016 Ends March 15

The library’s first-ever winter reading program–Resolve to Read–winds up on March 15. If you have been participating it’s time to finish up your bingo card and bring it in to be entered into our prize drawing!

Prizes include a $75 gift card good at Powell’s Books in Portland.

How did you like this program? Let . . . → Read More: Resolve to Read 2016 Ends March 15

Teen Summer Reading Art Contest

LINCC 2016 Teen Summer Reading Artwork Contest

Libraries in Clackamas County (LINCC) is holding a contest to create art for the 2016 Teen Summer Reading Program. Artwork can be submitted between Saturday, January 2, 2016 and Saturday, February 13, 2016 to the Estacada Library.

Guidelines: ‚óŹ Artwork must represent the Teen . . . → Read More: Teen Summer Reading Art Contest

Cider in the Stacks December 17

Cider in the Stacks 2015

You may remember when the library was in City Hall having a holiday treat of warm apple cider and cookies at this time of year. Since 2013 the Friends of Estacada Library has revived that tradition and will do it again this year on Thursday, December 17 from 5 p.m. . . . → Read More: Cider in the Stacks December 17