Summer reading season is winding down but you still have until August 31 to finish up your reading logs. Come to the library by August 31 and show us how much you read to win raffle tickets for prizes.
This year EVERYONE, regardless of age, could participate and the finish dates are the same for . . . → Read More: Summer Reading Ends August 31
Our library now has a Friends group!
Friends of the Estacada Public Library is already planning events and projects to help promote and support our library.
You can get involved by 1) becoming a member 2) becoming a member AND volunteering. Membership is only $10 a year for individuals and $15 for families.
Check out . . . → Read More: Join Friends of the Estacada Public Library
The new Pronunciator language-learning service is now live and available for all patrons on www.LINCC. org.
Pronunciator offers 80 languages and 4,000 available courses. You can learn how to speak a foreign language with the help of a variety of interactive techniques that make it easy for beginners and advanced learners. It includes interactive ESL . . . → Read More: Learn Languages with Pronunciator
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 play our games, or use your laptop . . . → Read More: Wii Game Friday for Teens
The library’s long-running computer tutorials have expanded to two Saturdays a month.
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 Saturday between 11 . . . → Read More: Saturday Computer Tutorials
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
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
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
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.
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