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Our branch library is located in the Bethany Village Shopping Center off of Bethany Boulevard. (Directions)

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Recent News From Bethany

Local Schools Join “Read for Goats” Challenge

Schools throughout the Cedar Mill area have joined our Read for Goats Winter Reading Challenge! Students pledged to read during their winter break to help [...]

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Best of the Bookshelf: Favorite Kids Books

Our librarians at Cedar Mill Libraries share favorite children's books from 2016: Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty: Ada Twist is a very curious girl who asks questions [...]

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Read for Goats: Winter Reading Challenge

Join our “Read for Goats” Winter Reading Challenge between December 12 and January 13 January 27 (extended deadline) and help earn a pair of goats for [...]

Upcoming Events

Jan
19
Thu
Open Computer Lab @ Bethany Library
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Need help setting up an email account, using your tablet, finding information on the web, or downloading e-books onto an e-reader? Drop by our open computer lab on Thursday mornings from 9-10 am before the library opens. Patient and knowledgeable volunteers and staff will be available to answer your questions. No registration is required, but there is limited space each session. Adults only. For more information, please call the Cedar Mill Library @ Bethany at (503) 617-READ.

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Jan
23
Mon
Preschool Storytime @ Bethany Library
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Good listening skills are enhanced with longer stories, songs, rhymes, and Early Literacy fun.Every Monday at 10:30 am and 11:30 am, January 9 – February 6*, February 20 – 30 and April 3 – May 15.*Closed Monday, January 16 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day This program is developmentally appropriate for older children. Children 2 years and younger are asked to attend one of the sessions for younger children.Held in the Children’s Area in the library.

Age Group
3 – 6 years

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Preschool Storytime @ Bethany Library
Jan 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Good listening skills are enhanced with longer stories, songs, rhymes, and Early Literacy fun.Every Monday at 10:30 am and 11:30 am, January 9 – February 6*, February 20 – 30 and April 3 – May 15.*Closed Monday, January 16 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day This program is developmentally appropriate for older children. Children 2 years and younger are asked to attend one of the sessions for younger children.Held in the Children’s Area in the library.

Age Group
3 – 6 years

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Read to the Dogs @ Bethany Library
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Read to the Dogs is a program that pairs young readers with trained dog-and-handler teams. This program helps children develop their reading skills in a relaxed, non-judgmental environment. Reservations are Required. To register, drop by or call the Bethany Branch at (503) 617-7323. Due to the popularity of this program, we ask that you please sign up for a maximum of one 30-minute session.

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Jan
24
Tue
Fun For Ones @ Bethany Library
Jan 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

Early Literacy skills start with songs, rhymes, books and action for walkers and an adult. Every Tuesday from 9:30 – 10:00 am before the library opens, January 10 – February 7, February 21 – March 21 and April 4 – May 16.The library doors will be open ONLY from 9:20 to 9:40 am, so please arrive on time. We will not be able to admit anyone after 9:40.Held in the Children’s Area in the library.

Age group
12-24 months

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Twos Together @ Bethany Library
Jan 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

This program features active listening with short books, flannel board stories, nursery rhymes, songs, and finger plays with an emphasis on Early Literacy skills.Every Tuesday at 10:30 am, January 10 – February 7, February 21 – March 21 and April 4 – May 16.Held in the Children’s Area in the library.

Age group
24-36 months

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