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Mario Day Library Scavenger Hunt

All Day 3/1 - 3/9
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Main Library
Age Group: School Age, Teens
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Mario Day Library Scavenger Hunt Let's prepare to celebrate Mario Day! Mario Day is a special day for video game stans and it takes place on March10 - because March 10 looks a lot like the name "Mario". Join us at the Dalles Public Library from...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Treasure Island Community Read

All Day 3/1 - 3/30
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Age Group: Preschool, School Age, Teens, Adults, All Ages
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sourdough Baking Demo

2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Workshops & Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Sourdough demo with Aaron and Beth Aaron Brenner is a 7th generation baker. Beth enjoys baking with an emphasis on health and nutrition. Join them for a one hour sourdough baking demo. You will see how to: make a sourdough starter use diff...
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Tumi Tales: Read with a dog

3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Dalles Public Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: School Age
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Come read to Tumi the labradoodle! One-on-one reading helps kids gain confidence. This program is open to all kids from beginning readers to those looking to practice with a patient, furry listener. Tumi, our therapy dog, comes every Monday fro...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Limited Availability

Materials are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee availability.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Four Chord Fun: Ukulele Basics

6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Workshops & Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Four Chord Fun: Ukulele Basics is for the absolute beginner who wants to start learning to play. This 8-week course for teens and adults will cover basics for the instrument, proper form for playing, how to read ukulele chord charts, simple strumming...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Limited Availability

Materials are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee availability.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Writer's Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Clubs, Clubs

And then what happened… Teen Writers Book Club

Are you an aspiring writer or just love books in general?  Writers and book lovers of the Teen variety can join us to discuss their personal projects or just talk about what they’ve been reading.

Event Details:
Meets the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesdays of each month at 4:00pm. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Writers Group

5:30pm - 7:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Clubs

Baby Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Children’s Wing
Program Type: Storytimes

Baby Storytime

Enjoy a fun storytime just for babies 0 -18 months. We’ll read books, sing songs, and have fun.

Event Details:
Babies, bring your favorite adult with you for this fun program. We'll sing songs, do fingerplays, and lots of lap bounces. Every baby needs to have a lap to sit on for the lap bounces.  Afterwards, we'll dump out the baby toys, so the babies ca...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs, Performances
Event Details:
You are invited to an intimate conversation with Nina Totenberg as she talks about her nearly fifty-year friendship with Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her book Dinners With Ruth: A Memoir on the Power of Friendships.  Four yea...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Art Club - Compass Rose

1:00pm - 2:30pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Clubs

Adult Art Club

If you create you are an artist. Share your art with us. Learn from each other, grow, be challenged and be inspired in this twice monthly art club.

Event Details:
This is a Treasure Island Community Read Event.  We will make a framed compass rose to hang. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Art Club - Compass Rose

3:30pm - 5:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
This is a Treasure Island Community Read Event.  We will make a framed compass rose to hang. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Art Club - Compass Rose

5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
This is a Treasure Island Community Read Event.  We will make a framed compass rose to hang. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Children’s Wing
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes

Toddler Storytime

It’s a fun time for toddlers 18 months - 3 years old. We’ll read books, sing songs, and have fun.

Event Details:
Held every Thursday morning at 10:30, this storytime is most appropriate to those age 18-36 months, though everyone is welcome.  We'll sing songs, do fingerplays, and read a couple of fantastic books; and, as always, we'll end with the Barnyard ...

Criminal Record Expungement Clinic

2:00pm - 5:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Event Details:
Retired lawyers and other trained volunteers help participants apply to set aside Oregon criminal records. They will talk with each participant individually about their own situation--explaining what arrests, dismissals, and convictions can be set as...
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tinker Thursday

3:30pm - 5:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: School Age, Teens
Program Type: STEAM Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Unleash your creativity! Join Wasco County 4-H for the Renewable Energy Maker Tinker nights at The Dalles Public Library.  Complete a series of make-and-take projects focused on the amazing power of renewable energies. Build wind tur...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Whodunnit Mystery Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs

Whodunnit: Mystery Book Club

Hang out with other mystery lovers as we talk about our favorite books, movies, and more! Books are available at the front desk.

Event Details:
And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie. Ten people, each with something to hide and something to fear, are invited to an isolated mansion on Indian Island by a host who, surprisingly, fails to appear. On the island they are cut off from every...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Friday Morning Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Children’s Wing
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes

Storytime

A great time of stories and activities for all ages.

Event Details:
Held at 10:30, Friday Morning Storytime includes songs, fingerplays and some great stories. This storytime is most appropriate for the preschool crowd, everyone is welcome. ...

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "School Age" group.

Fun Fridays - Pirate Crafts

3:00pm - 4:30pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Children’s Wing
Age Group: School Age
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM Learning, Clubs

Fun Fridays

Series of fun activities for elementary school aged children.

Event Details:
Fun Fridays occur every Friday, 3:00 - 4:30.  Each week will be something different; arts, crafts, STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math), games, and more.  Snacks will be available for participants   This week Ms. R...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Limited Availability

Materials are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee availability.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Treasure Hunt

All Day
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Age Group: Preschool, School Age, Teens
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Come find the treasure! A Treasure Island Community Read Event ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Ukranian Egg Decorating

10:00am - 12:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshops & Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
In this workshop you will learn about Ukrainian egg decorating. Then, using candle and hot wax, each participant will be able to create two of these beautiful eggs. This two-hour workshop is limited to those age 16 and older only.  You must be r...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Limited Availability

Materials are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee availability.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Second Saturday Storytime Series: Pirates & Mermaids

11:00am - 12:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Children’s Wing
Age Group: Preschool, School Age
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Ms. Kirsten for storytime fun - the whole family will enjoy!  We'll sing, dance, play games, and read stories.  The second Saturday of every month at 11:00.   A Treasure Island Community Read Event.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Egg Decorating Workshop

2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshops & Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
In this  workshop, led by Daniela Mahoney, you will learn different techniques for decorating eggs. You might learn the blue ink application, the straw and ribbon application (as shown in the picture), or the double-sided tape and glitter applic...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Limited Availability

Materials are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee availability.

This event is in the "School Age" group.

Tumi Tales: Read with a dog

3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Dalles Public Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: School Age
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Come read to Tumi the labradoodle! One-on-one reading helps kids gain confidence. This program is open to all kids from beginning readers to those looking to practice with a patient, furry listener. Tumi, our therapy dog, comes every Monday fro...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Limited Availability

Materials are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee availability.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Four Chord Fun: Ukulele Basics

6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Dalles Public Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: The Dalles Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Workshops & Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Four Chord Fun: Ukulele Basics is for the absolute beginner who wants to start learning to play. This 8-week course for teens and adults will cover basics for the instrument, proper form for playing, how to read ukulele chord charts, simple strumming...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Limited Availability

Materials are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee availability.