City of Beaverton

Posted on: March 10, 2017

Beaverton City Library Hosts Free Spring Break Events for Kids and Teens

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Beaverton City Library will host more than a week of free events for kids and teens at the main library and Murray Scholls branch during spring break, March 25 to April 2. This year’s theme for kids is “Music,” featuring stories, crafts and many opportunities to sing, dance and create DIY instruments. Special guest artists include Mo Phillips and Classical Up Close with musicians from the Oregon Symphony Orchestra. The main library will host an exciting series of programs just for teens, including retro Oregon Trail gamming and making smartphone projectors, along with movies and games.


Registration is required for some events. Patrons can register for events by visiting www.BeavertonLibrary.org/Register or by calling 503-350-3600 (events at the main library) or 503-644-2197, option 6 (events at Murray Scholls).


More information is available at www.BeavertonLibrary.org/SpringBreak. Beaverton City Library Main is located at 12375 SW Fifth Street. The Murray Scholls branch location is 11200 SW Murray Scholls Place, Suite 102.


Kids’ Programs at Beaverton City Library Main (12375 SW Fifth Street)

Parachute Party

Saturday, March 25, 1-2 p.m.

Ages 3-6 with adult


Just Dance and Go Noodle!

Sunday, March 26, 1-2 p.m.

Ages 2-12 with family. Drop-in.


Spring Break Family Matinee: Mary Poppins

Monday, March 27, 2-4 p.m.

All ages; under 10 must be accompanied by an adult


Sing Along Movie: Beauty and the Beast

Tuesday, March 28, 2-4 p.m.

All ages; under 10 must be accompanied by an adult


Classical Up Close

Wednesday, March 29, 1-1:45 & 2:30-3:15

All ages with family


Mo Phillips

Thursday, March 30, 11-11:45 a.m.

All ages with family


Preschool Stories and Music Jam

Friday, March 31, 11 a.m. - noon

Ages 3-5 with family


Sensory Bin Playground

Saturday, April 1, 1-2 p.m.

Ages 0-6 with family. Drop-in.


DIY Instruments

Saturday, April 1, 2-3 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family. Drop-in.


Music Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, April 2, 1-4:30 p.m.

Ages 4-12 with family. Drop-in.


Kids’ Programs at Murray Scholls (11200 SW Murray Scholls Place, Suite 102)

DIY Music

Sunday, March 26, 2-3 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family. Drop-in.


Here Comes Science!

Monday, March 27, 2-3 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family. Drop-in.


Rocking with Pete the Cat

Tuesday, March 28, 2-3 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family


Sound Science Experiments

Wednesday, March 29, 2-3 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family. Drop-in.


Mo Phillips

Thursday, March 30, 1:30-2:15 p.m.

All ages with family


Rhythm and Rhyme Party

Thursday, March 30, 4-5 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family


Synth Workshop

Friday, March 31, 4-5 p.m.

Grades K-5. Registration required.


Fun with Drums

Saturday, April 1, 2-3 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family. Registration required.


Musical Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, April 2, 12-6 p.m.

Grades K-5 with family

 

Teen Programs at Beaverton City Library Main (12375 SW Fifth Street)

Mario Kart 8 Tournament

Saturday, March 25, 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Grades 6-12


MakeIt! Smartphone Projectors

Monday, March 27, 2-3 p.m.

Grades 6-12. Registration required.


Doctor Strange Movie & Craft

Tuesday, March 28, 2-4:15 p.m.

Grades 6-12


Oregon Trail Retro Game Competition

Wednesday, March 29, 2-3 p.m.

Grades 6-12


Resume Writing for Teens

Thursday, March 30, 3-5 p.m.

Grades 10-12. Registration required.


Magic and Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournaments

Friday, March 31, 2-4 p.m.

Grades 6-12


Color Your Own T-Shirt

Saturday, April 1, 2-3 p.m.

Grades 6-12. Registration required.


For additional information regarding Beaverton City Library, visit www.BeavertonLibrary.org or call 503-644-2197. Beaverton City Library is one of 15 member libraries in Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS), which works to provide responsive and efficient library service countywide through centralized catalog, courier and other services.


The city of Beaverton is home to more than 95,000 residents and is Oregon’s sixth largest city. We are a friendly, active, and responsible city well-known for our exceptional community services and amenities, helping Beaverton residents enjoy a high quality of life. Ranked in the top ten of Money magazine’s 50 Best Small Cities in America for 2016, Beaverton truly is “The Best of Oregon.”AltText

Caption: Musician Mo Phillips will perform at Beaverton City Library Main on Thursday, March 30, as part of Music Spring Break. Both library locations will feature free events for kids and teens during spring break, March 25 to April 2. (Photo/Mo Phillips)

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email