Hillsboro Brookwood Library
Upcoming Library Events
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM - Hillsboro Main Library: Join us as we sing, rhyme, share simple stories and emjoy movement activities in this story time especially designed for new walkers and their grownups. Stay and play after the program. Limited to 25 children and their caregivers.
4:30 PM to 5:45 PM - Hillsboro Main Library: Young readers develop reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to trained therapy dogs during private 20-minute sessions on Mondays and Thursdays. The first session begins at 4:30 pm. Participants will receive a certificate of completion. Registration is required by phone or at the Library.
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM - Hillsboro Main Library: Bring your .stl files for printing on our UP Mini 3D printers. Volunteers and staff will be on hand to take a look at your file and make sure it meets our printing parameters, and to get it added to the print queue. Print jobs will be printed out by staff over the course of the following week, based on file size and the order received. Printing is free; files not submissible by email at this time.
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Hillsboro Brookwood Library: What Should (and What Can) We Hide From Our Young?Leanne Grabel is a poet, memoirist, illustrator and teacher of special-ed and language arts. She has written and produced numerous spoken-word shows, including The Lighter Side of Chronic Depression, Anger: The Musical; Badgirls; and The Little Poet.Her books include Brontosaurus, Lonesome & Very Quarrelsome Heroes, Short Poems by a Short Poet and most recently, Assisted Living, a collection of rectangular illustrated prose poems.Leanne will mix art forms to illuminate the question of keeping books, poetry and other means of expression from our children in the age of social media.Conversations With Writers invites authors to read and tell us about their work and their writing methods. Not just a reading, but an event for audience members to interact and ask questions about word choices, styles, or the writer's development of his/her art.
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Hillsboro Main Library: Learn how to paint with watercolors with instructor Jim Smith in this 6 week course for the novice painter. For ages 55 and up only. Registration required.
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM - Hillsboro Main Library: Stories, songs, finger plays and plenty of group participation in 20 minute sessions followed by playtime and an opportunity for adults to socialize. Limited to 15 children and their caregiver.