Our annual Food for Fines drive to benefit the Estacada Area Food Bank is almost over. Your food donations go toward paying down your fines and you help an important cause. For each item donated you can earn up to $1. Regular-sized cans earn fifty cents, large cans (larger than 12 oz.) and hygiene products . . . → Read More: Final Week: February Food for Fines
The Library will be closed Monday, January 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, January 22 at 11 a.m.
Estacada Library will observe the following hours over the New Year’s Holiday:
Monday, December 31 open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tuesday, January 1, 2013 CLOSED
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Happy New Year to all our patrons!
. . . → Read More: New Year’s Holiday Hours
Christmas for Kids is wrapping up this week so don’t miss your chance to make a child happy. Choose a tag from the Library’s tree and bring an unwrapped gift to the Library by Saturday, Dec. 15.
The deadline for parents to submit an application to request gifts at the Library is Friday, Dec. 14.
. . . → Read More: Christmas for Kids Deadline Dec. 14
Join a dedicated group of book lovers for discussion of a wide range of fiction and non-fiction titles every third Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Library.
December’s book discussion is on The Brave by Nicholas Evans.
Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact the library at 503.630.8273.
One-on-one tutorials will resume on January 9 at 10 a.m.
Two new computer classes will be offered by the Estacada Library in January: Facebook for Beginners (Jan. 23) and Internet Job Searching (Jan. 30).
The full January schedule:
January 9: How to Use E-mail
January 16: Beginning Microsoft Word
January . . . → Read More: January Computer Classes
The library now has a skateboard rack next to the bicycle rack. Users can check out a skateboard lock with a library card or bring your own lock. Borrow a lock at the circulation desk. Local resident Joe Bogart and a “mystery donor” collaborated on the design and fabrication of the skate rack. We send . . . → Read More: New Skateboard Rack & Game Equipment to Check Out
The second annual Estacada Festival of the Fungus continues on October 27 & 28 with art, food, educational and mushroom-hunting events around the area.
Additional events are being planned by the Festival of the Fungus committee, and will include a Fun Foray for Fungus on Saturday, October 27 in the Mt. Hood National Forest.
. . . → Read More: Festival of the Fungus Events Continue Oct. 27 & 28
Due to changes made by the Portland Art Museum, LINCC users of the museum’s cultural pass will pay $5 admission at the museum beginning October 1. You can still check out a pass at LINCC libraries with your library card good for two adults (children 17 and younger are free). However, instead of free admission . . . → Read More: Portland Art Museum Cultural Pass Changes
The Estacada Public Library will host the artist’s reception for “Estacada on the Clackamas: The Powerhouse Project: Faraday,” on Friday, September 14 at 6 p.m. inside the library.
The PGE powerhouses on the Clackamas River are an integral part of Estacada’s history. The Estacada Area Arts Commission is pleased to be collaborating with Portland General . . . → Read More: Powerhouse Project Artists Reception Sept. 14