Calendar

Always on the go. The City on the Bay is an active and vibrant community.

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 Oregon Branch Library

National Emoji Day

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 2:00pm

Emojis express a lot with just an image – how would we communicate without them? Celebrate the images that offer emotions, actions and so much more.

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 Oregon Branch Library

Sew Easy Featuring Cricut Maker

Thursday, July 19, 2018 2:00pm

Ever wish you could sew? This is your chance. With the Cricut Maker to custom cut patterns, making a simple sewing project has never been easier. We will walk you through a complete sewing project.

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19
 Oregon Branch Library

Sew Easy Featuring Cricut Maker

Thursday, July 19, 2018 6:30pm

Ever wish you could sew? This is your chance. With the Cricut Maker to custom cut patterns, making a simple sewing project has never been easier. We will walk you through a complete sewing project.

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 Oregon Branch Library

Natural Printmaking

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 2:00pm

Join us as we explore the art of printmaking. We will take inspiration from nature and supply the tools and instruction you need. You supply the creativity and imagination!

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 Oregon Branch Library

Candy Mania

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 2:00pm

How fast do you think you can unwrap a ball of saran wrap filled with candy? Put your skills to the test at our Candy Mania.

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 Oregon Branch Library

Tabata Intense Interval Exercise

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 6:30pm

Tabata is intense interval exercise, consisting of 20 seconds of work and 10 seconds of rest, for four minutes.  Liza Dantzen will take us through our paces, with modifications for those who need it.  Be prepared to sweat!  Bring a towel, and bottled water.

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28
 Oregon Branch Library

Fit to a T

Saturday, July 28, 2018 2:30pm

Be your own fashion designer. Explore heat transfer vinyl or dying techniques to create your personal style. Bring a clean white t-shirt for a new project each session. Dress to get messy.   

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 Oregon Branch Library

Theater Rocks! with Bright Star Theatre

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 10:30am

Bright Star Touring Theatre presents African Folktales featuring sing-alongs, stories and humor in this high energy production as Anansi, pourquoi and trickster tales come to life! Join two talented African griots (storytellers), Akili and Jabari, as they share stories that celebrate the vastness of the African landscape. As you enter the performance space, the sounds of African instruments and a bustling market fill the air. Audience interaction abounds as the skilled performers bring to life Anansi, pourquoi and trickster tales. Sing-alongs, stories and humor help celebrate world cultures, language and oral tradition in this inventive and high energy production!

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 Oregon Branch Library

Qixi Festival Chinese Valentine's Day

Saturday, August 4, 2018 1:00pm

Explore the Qixi Festival, China's Valentine's Day, through stories and food! He Chen, from the Empire Chinese Restaurant, will tell us the story of the meeting of the Cowherd and Weaver Girl from Chinese mythology.  This story is celebrated as the Qixi Festival, or the Chinese Valentines's Day.  Chen will cook foods associated with this day, for us to sample.  This year, the festival will fall on August 17, so you will have plenty of ideas for your own celebration! 

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