There are three storytimes held each week at The Dalles Library, depending on the age of the child.

Lapsit Storytime- Ages 4 months to 16 months, Wednesday mornings at 10:30 a.m.

Wobbler/Toddler Storytime- Ages 16 months to 3 years, Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m.

Pre-School Storytime- Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, and dances! This story time is intended for children ages 3-5 years.Ages 3 years and up, Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m.

Check out our Family page for more fun filled events!


FaMily Craft Night

Family Craft Night

First Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. is Family Craft Night, held in the main part of The Dalles Library.


Teen Time

Every Friday is Teen Night! DIY Night, Game Night, Movie Night, Tech Night, and more! For more details check out our Teen Services page!


Monthly Movies

Movies for Adults

First Tuesdays- Movies for adults, now showing each month at The Dalles Public Library. These movies are shown on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m., and will usually be adult-themed.

Family Movie Night

Second Wednesdays- Movies will be shown in the John and Jean Thomas Children's Wing on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

Teen Movie Night

First Friday every month- Teen Movie Nights, ages 12-18, offer fun events every first Friday of the month from 3:30 until 5:30 upstairs in The Dalles Library's Teen Space. Relax, eat snacks, and watch a different movie each month.

Saturday Movies

Each month - G or PG movie is selected to play on a Saturday afternoon in The Dalles Children's Wing. Please call or check the calendar for this month's selection!