Important Tax Form Announcement

The Estacada Library, as always, can print the forms you need for Oregon or Federal tax returns.

However, this year libraries have been informed by the IRS that we will no longer receive Schedules or Instruction Books for distribution.

The library will ONLY have Forms 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ

IRS appropriations were significantly cut in . . . → Read More: Important Tax Form Announcement

Founding Families Exhibit Ends Sept. 14

Philip Foster Farm on the Oregon Trail, in association with the Friends of Estacada Public Library and the Estacada Area Arts Commission presents Founding Families: Fostering Communithy in the Estacada Area.

This exhibit is a photographic history of early families in the Estacada area. The exhibit will run until September in the library. This exhibit . . . → Read More: Founding Families Exhibit Ends Sept. 14

Story Time Every Wednesday

Pre-school story time is back! Every Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Flora Room

join Laurie for stories, songs and crafts created that help your children’s early literacy skills.

Studies have repeatedly shown that children who are familiar with books and reading at an

early age will do better in school. Bring the family and . . . → Read More: Story Time Every Wednesday

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.