North Plains Public Library
Upcoming Library Events
10:30 AM - North Plains Public Library: Join us Wednesday mornings for stories, songs, rhymes and finger-plays with volunteer Lauren for babies up to 12 months old. Come meet other families with little ones and introduce your baby to early literacy activities. For babies up to 12 months old.
11:30 AM to 12:00 PM - North Plains Public Library: Join us for Storytime. The North Plains Public Library helps support Early Literacy by providing age-appropriate storytimes for children from birth to age six. Storytime with Miss Carol: Chickens and Foxes
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Jessie Mays Community Hall, 30975 NW Hillcrest Dr., North Plains: · STAGES - The STAGES PerformingArts Youth Academy will present ARF, AReal Friend All ages welcome!
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Jessie Mays Community Center: 30975 NW Hillcrest St, North Plains, OR 97133: Tim and his puppet pal, Plumkin retell the story of the Three Pigs with suggestions given by the audience. What kind of house will Pig Number One live in your show?
7:00 PM - North Plains Public Library: Join us for the discussion of the book Martin Marten by Brian Doyle. From the publisher: “Dave is fourteen years old, living with his family in acabin on Oregon's Mount Hood (or as Dave prefers to call it, like the NativeAmericans once did, Wy'east). He is entering high school, adulthood on thehorizon not far off in distance, and contemplating a future away from hismother, father, and his precocious younger sister. And Dave is not the only oneapproaching adulthood and its freedoms on Wy'east that summer. Martin, a pinemarten (a small animal of the deep woods, of the otter/mink family), is leavinghis own mother and siblings and setting off on his own as well. As Martin andDave's paths cross on forest trails and rocky mountaintops, they — and we — witnessthe full, unknowable breadth and vast sweep of life, and the awe-inspiringinterconnectedness of the world and its many inhabitants, human and otherwise. MartinMarten is a coming-of-age tale like no other, told in Brian Doyle's joyous,rollicking style.” Newmembers are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Jessie Mays Community Hall, 30975 NW Hillcrest ST., North Plains: Join Darren Davis of Bluewater Productions for a Graphic Novel Workshop in which he will be demonstrating and teaching how to draw comics.This teen event is open to those entering grades 6-12.