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Citizenship Class

Servicios y programas en Español - Tue, 2014-12-16 17:30
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: TheSOAR citizenship class is a free class for legal permanent residents looking toprepare for naturalization. Students will cover basic English grammar and learnthe important U.S. history and civics information necessary to pass the NaturalizationInterview Exam. The class is taught in English, runs for 2.5 hours, and meetsevery Tuesday for 10 weeks from October 28 through January 6, 2015.Registration is required and is limited to 10 people. To register, call SOAR Legal Services at (503) 384-2482.

Job Seeker's Tech Tune-Up

Servicios y programas en Español - Mon, 2014-12-15 13:00
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Are you looking for work, but need to brush up on your computer and technology skills? Come by the library Monday mornings! Our patient and knowledgeable staff and volunteers are happy to teach you tech tricks specially designed for job seekers. Learn about subscription databases, software tutorials, scanners, and other technology available at the Library. Registration is not required but space may be limited. La ayuda también se ofrece en español.

Beaverton City Library @ Murray Scholls closed Jan. 5-20

News & Events - Sun, 2014-12-14 12:04
The Beaverton City Library at Murray Scholls is expanding!

The Murray Scholls library at Murray Scholls Town Center will gain over 4,000 square feet in early 2015 to better serve you. However, to accommodate the construction process, the branch will be closed January 5 - 20, 2015.

The bookdrop will remain open and items checked out at Murray Scholls will not come due during the construction closure. Find more information regarding your holds, construction goals and updates here. Also, follow progress on the expansion via Beaverton Library's Instagram account.
Construction has started at the Murray Scholls Branch Library! This pic shows the future children's area. #murrayschollsexpansion
All WCCLS member libraries can serve you during the Murray Scholls closure, and the nearest include Beaverton City Library, Tigard Public Library, and West Slope Community Library.

Spanish Storytime

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-13 15:00
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM - Beaverton City Library: Stories, Songs, Rhymes, Fingerplays & Crafts.Spanish Storytime is told only in Spanish.

CANCELADA: Explorando Word y usando memoria USB (Event canceled)

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-13 13:00
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: ¿List@ para explorar más a fondo? Esta clase explora elementos más avanzados de Word y aprende como usar una memoria USB.

Intro a Windows

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-13 13:00
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Explore las aplicaciones de escritorio y el sistema operativo Windows en esta clase básica participativa. Perfecta para el principiante, esta clase se repite el segundo sábado del mes.

Hora de Cuentos en Español

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-13 12:00
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Cornelius Public Library: ¡Pase una hora divertida con cuentos, canciones, y rimas para toda la familia! ¡Colorín Colorado…Nos veremos el sábado!La hora de Cuentos es patrocinado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca Pública de Cornelius.Horario: Lunes a Viernes de 10am a 7pm; Sábado de 10am a 5pm; Domingo de 12pm a 5pmBiblioteca Pública de Cornelius1355 N. Barlow St.503-357-4093www.cornelius.ci.or.us/library

Intercambio/Exchange

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-13 10:30
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Come practice your English or Spanish in a relaxed, conversational setting. Venga a mejorar su español o inglés en un ambiente relajado y divertido.

Intercambio: Español / Inglés. Grupos de Conversación.

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-13 10:00
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Beaverton City Library: ¿Quiere mejorar su inglés? iEntonces venga a uno de nuestrosgrupos de conversación! No es una clase sino una oportunidad para platicar ymejorar su inglés mientras ayuda a hablantes de inglés a mejorar su español.Nuestros grupos son totalmente gratuitos. No necesita registrarse.

Tualatin Public Library Parking Construction Update

News & Events - Fri, 2014-12-12 15:06
Construction on the new parking lots near Tualatin Public Library will continue through February. Please be aware of these updates:
  • The parking lot adjacent to the Library is now closed. Please use caution in this construction zone and use the indicated pedestrian routes, shown on this map.

  • The Seneca Street extension is now open, as is the new south parking lot. If this parking lot is full, please use one of the other nearby public parking lots.
  • For those with disabilities, there are ADA spaces available in the lot behind the Library.
  • A new drive-up book return has been installed in the parking area behind the Library. The book drops in the front of the Library and at Haggen grocery store will remain open during this construction.
  • Tualatin Library expects to maintain regular library hours and regular program schedules during the construction.
We encourage regular Tualatin Public Library users to look for construction updates on the City’s webpage and via City of Tualatin's Facebook page.

Tech Friday/Viernes de tecnología

Servicios y programas en Español - Fri, 2014-12-12 10:30
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Have a tablet, eReader, or other gadget, but not sure how to make the most of it? Do you have questions about your computer or another tech topic? Swing by the library for help! Patient and knowledgeable volunteers and staff will available to answer your questions. Registration is not required, but there is limited space each session. También le podemos ayudar con la tecnología en español.

Weather closures - 12/11/2104

News & Events - Thu, 2014-12-11 16:42
The following libraries will be closed on Thursday, 12/11, due to power outage:
Watch this page for updates throughout the day.

Grupo de lectura (Spanish Book Group)

Servicios y programas en Español - Wed, 2014-12-10 18:30
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Leeremos el cuento 'Modesta Gómez' de Rosario Castellanos. El círculo de lectura se reúne dos veces al mes para juntos leer un cuento corto en voz alta y después comentarlo. El enfoque son los cuentos de México y Latinoamérica. Para adultos y adolescentes. La copia del cuento se reparte durante la reunión.

Cuentos en español / Spanish Storytime

Servicios y programas en Español - Tue, 2014-12-09 18:30
6:30 PM to 7:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Ven a escuchar cuentos que fomentán las habilidades de alfabetización temprana. Las horas de cuentos están gratis. Come listen to stories that will encourage early literacy skills.

Citizenship Class

Servicios y programas en Español - Tue, 2014-12-09 17:30
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: TheSOAR citizenship class is a free class for legal permanent residents looking toprepare for naturalization. Students will cover basic English grammar and learnthe important U.S. history and civics information necessary to pass the NaturalizationInterview Exam. The class is taught in English, runs for 2.5 hours, and meetsevery Tuesday for 10 weeks from October 28 through January 6, 2015.Registration is required and is limited to 10 people. To register, call SOAR Legal Services at (503) 384-2482.

Statewide Oregon Summer Reading Particiation

News & Events - Tue, 2014-12-09 08:05
The Oregon State Library recently reported on 2014 Summer Reading Program statistics gathered from public libraries across the state, and the results look great!

Reading during the summer has been shown as one of the most important things a child can do to maintain critical language and reading skills gained over the previous year.

Of the 207,449 Oregon kids who participated in Summer Reading this year, 30,126 were from Washington County -- that's 14%!

Of the 69,060 participants who reached their reading goals for the summer, 15,039, or 22%, were from Washington County. Way to go, Summer Readers, parents, and libraries!

Statewide Oregon Summer Reading participation, 2006-2014. From Oregon State Library Summer Reading Brief 2014.

Job Seeker's Tech Tune-Up

Servicios y programas en Español - Mon, 2014-12-08 13:00
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Are you looking for work, but need to brush up on your computer and technology skills? Come by the library Monday mornings! Our patient and knowledgeable staff and volunteers are happy to teach you tech tricks specially designed for job seekers. Learn about subscription databases, software tutorials, scanners, and other technology available at the Library. Registration is not required but space may be limited. La ayuda también se ofrece en español.

Spanish Storytime

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-06 15:00
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM - Beaverton City Library: Stories, Songs, Rhymes, Fingerplays & Crafts.Spanish Storytime is told only in Spanish.

CANCELADA: Explorando Word y usando memoria USB (Event canceled)

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-06 13:00
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: ¿List@ para explorar más a fondo? Esta clase explora elementos más avanzados de Word y aprende como usar una memoria USB.

Intro a las computadoras

Servicios y programas en Español - Sat, 2014-12-06 13:00
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Hillsboro Shute Park Branch: Conozca la computadora, el ratón, y el teclado en esta clase básica participativa. Perfecta para el principiante, esta clase se repite el primer sábado del mes.
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