Beaverton City Library @ Murray Scholls

John Finn, Branch Manager
11200 SW Murray Scholls Place, Suite 102
Beaverton, OR 97007-9702
Phone: 
(503) 644-2197
Hours: 
Mon-Wed 10–8, Thurs-Sun 12–6

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The Beaverton City Library @ Murray Scholls is a 7,000 sq ft facility located in the Murray Scholls Town Center.  The branch library provides bestsellers and popular materials to its users. The branch places an emphasis on materials for youth and supports curriculum through the middle school level.  (Those wanting to do more in-depth research will need to go to the main library located at the corner of SW 5th and Hall streets.)

Storytimes are presented twice a week during the school year.

The branch library houses approximately 40,000 items including books, DVDs, music CDs, Large Print Books, Books on CD, newspapers, magazines and more.

The branch has 8 internet workstations available for users and a wireless bar for those who bring in their own laptops.


9/1/2015

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Murray Scholls Branch: Each month we will focus on a different inspirational American Girl and explore the time period with interactive crafts and activities. Participants can bring any doll, but you don’t need one to participate! Grades 2-6 with adult. Registration Required.September 1 - SamanthaOctober 6 - Girl of the Year: Grace

9/2/2015

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Murray Scholls Branch: Just drop-in! Ages 3-8 with adult.Week 1: Puzzle Time – Fun with puzzles and games!Week 2: Things that Go – Play with things that go!Week 3: Make and Create – We provide the supplies and you provide the creativity!Week 4: Builders – Play with LEGOS and Duplo Blocks!Week 5 (September only): BINGO! – play book and character themed bingo

9/3/2015

11:15 AM to 12:00 PM - Murray Scholls Branch: Learn simple, proactive, and positive parenting tools, songs and games. Ages 1-3 with family. Registration Required.

9/8/2015

10:15 AM - Murray Scholls Branch: Same as previously: Preschool Storytime is filled with interactive books, flannel board stories, music and songs that will help your child develop the skills they need to get ready to read. It also promotes critical and imaginative thinking as well as social skills. There is also a craft at the end that reinforces the storytime theme. Ages 3-6 with family, drop-in.

9/8/2015

1:00 PM - Murray Scholls Branch: Same as previously: Preschool Storytime is filled with interactive books, flannel board stories, music and songs that will help your child develop the skills they need to get ready to read. It also promotes critical and imaginative thinking as well as social skills. There is also a craft at the end that reinforces the storytime theme. Ages 3-6 with family, drop-in.

9/9/2015

10:15 AM - Murray Scholls Branch: Toddlers will enjoy this interactive storytime that includes books, action songs, rhymes, flannel board stories, and other fun activities that will encourage a love of reading books! There is also a simple craft to do or take home and enjoy at the end of each storytime. Ages 2-3.

9/9/2015

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Murray Scholls Branch: Just drop-in! Ages 3-8 with adult.Week 1: Puzzle Time – Fun with puzzles and games!Week 2: Things that Go – Play with things that go!Week 3: Make and Create – We provide the supplies and you provide the creativity!Week 4: Builders – Play with LEGOS and Duplo Blocks!Week 5 (September only): BINGO! – play book and character themed bingo

9/10/2015

- Murray Scholls Branch: Drop-by to discover a grocery store in the library that is just the right size for kids to play! Ages 1-8 with family, drop-in.Hours:Thursday-Sunday: Noon-5:30 PM Monday: Noon-7:30 PM Tuesday 11:-12:30 PM and 2-7:30 PMWednesday 11-7:30 PM

9/10/2015

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Murray Scholls Branch: Explore the alphabet with your child. Ages 2-5 with adult. Parent focused. Registration Required.

9/11/2015

- Murray Scholls Branch: Drop-by to discover a grocery store in the library that is just the right size for kids to play! Ages 1-8 with family, drop-in.Hours:Thursday-Sunday: Noon-5:30 PM Monday: Noon-7:30 PM Tuesday 11:-12:30 PM and 2-7:30 PMWednesday 11-7:30 PM