Library Action Plan Open Meeting May 1

The library’s long-range action plan has been in development since January and will be the subject of an open meeting on May 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the Flora Room. Join us to hear what we’ve done and to give input. This meeting is open to the public and FREE.

 

 

Wii Game Friday for Teens April 25

Wii Game Friday will resume on April 25

Teens aged 12- 17 are invited to play Wii games at the library every Friday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Flora Room. The library has purchased a Wii gaming system and TV with a grant from the Estacada Area Literary Foundation. Come in and . . . → Read More: Wii Game Friday for Teens April 25

Saturday Computer Tutorials in April

The library’s long-running computer tutorials are expanding to two Saturdays a month beginning on April 12.

Need to improve your computer skills? The library’s weekly one-on-one sessions let you work with a tutor on whatever computer questions you have or to learn basic skills.

Every Wednesday between 10 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. and every other . . . → Read More: Saturday Computer Tutorials in April

Ask a Librarian at Answerland

Have a reference question and the library is closed? Try Answerland, now available from the Estacada Library’s home page. Answerland lets anyone connect to a librarian by live chat, email or text messaging.

Librarians will answer almost anything, but typical topics include homework, using your library, finding a great book to read, and any reference . . . → Read More: Ask a Librarian at Answerland

Check out a Cultural Pass

The Library offers passes for free and discount admission to five different Portland-area attractions:

Portland Art Museum (discount)

Portland Children’s Museum

Lan Su Chinese Garden

Portland Japanese Garden

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

Users must have a valid LINCC library card in good standing to check out a Cultural Pass.

To reserve a pass, call the . . . → Read More: Check out a Cultural Pass

North Fork Dam Art Exhibit in Library

The North Fork Dam art exhibit is now showing in the Estacada Library. This is a continuation of “Estacada on the Clackamas: The Powerhouse Project,” an exhibit of work by 29 artists inspired by North Fork Dam and Powerhouse. The exhibit will continue at the library until January 2014.

This show is rich with work . . . → Read More: North Fork Dam Art Exhibit in Library

Library Hours Added as of Sept. 3

The Estacada Library will now be open more hours. As of Tuesday, September 3, the library’s new hours are:

Monday through Thursday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

 

Library-to-Your-Door Homebound Service

Would you or someone you know like to receive library materials at home? Estacada Library offers a service to homebound patrons who are unable to come in to the library because of illness or physical disability.

We deliver books, DVDs, audiobooks and any other item that is available for check out at the library. Patrons . . . → Read More: Library-to-Your-Door Homebound Service

We Sell Books: Chapter 2 Used Books

Looking for second-hand books? Come to the library! Chapter 2 is the library’s book sale area where we offer used books and also the library’s withdrawn and donated movies, music and games for sale at low, low prices.

Come in and check out what’s on the shelf: from hardbacks to puzzles and paperbacks to CDs. . . . → Read More: We Sell Books: Chapter 2 Used Books

Read to the Dogs–January 9

Do you know a young reader who could benefit by practice reading aloud? Sign them up for our Read to the Dogs programs!

The next Read to Dogs program is Sunday, January 9.

Reading to dogs is an innovative way for kids to improve their reading skills by reading to a trained therapy dog . . . → Read More: Read to the Dogs–January 9