Stranger Things Party @ Cedar Mill – ages 13-18 Saturday, Oct 14, 2-4 PM Are you excited for the return of Stranger Things? Ready to revisit the Upside Down and resist the Demogorgon? Come share your knowledge and battle your friends in trivia, sample Stranger Things food and do crafts based on the show. For ages 13-18. (note slightly older program) Upstairs in meeting rooms.
Teen Read Week Book Giveaway Oct 8-14th Anyone ages 11-18 can pick up the book A Steep and Thorny Way during and after Teen Read Week while supplies last. Recipients of the book will sign up and will be expected to read it and attend an author’s visit by Cat Winters on November 8th at 3 PM.
Teen Iron Chef @ Bethany’s Table – ages 13-18 Saturday, October 21, 1-3:30pm at Bethany’s Table 15325 Northwest Central Drive, J-1, Portland, OR 97229 Are you between ages 13-18 and like to cook? Then join our cooking competition, Teen Iron Chef! This year it will be hosted at Bethany’s Table restaurant. Chef Janet and Owner David will be judges, as well as help teens learn the art of cooking. Teens will prepare two or three dishes using secret ingredients (might include nuts or dairy, please let us know if there are known allergies). No experience needed, adults will be on site to help with sharp knives and ovens. Reservation is required, space is limited. Call 503-617-7323 to register.
YA Author Cat Winters @ Cedar Mill Wednesday, Nov 8, 3-4 PM Author Cat Winters visits Cedar Mill to discuss The Steep and Thorny Way and her new book, Odd and Tru. Learn about the writing process and how she developed these Young Adult books. For ages 11-18.
Totally Rad 80s Prom Gone Bad Mystery Night at Bethany Saturday, Nov 18, 5:30-7 PM Use your powers of deduction to solve the mystery at our After Hours Mystery Night. Register and be assigned a character for the night. Dress up and act the part! Win prizes and solve the mystery! Ages 11-18. Call 503-617-7323 to register.
Star Wars Escape Room @ Cedar Mill Saturday, Dec 9, 2-4 PM Teens and tweens ages 11-18 can test their fate in the Star Wars themed Escape Room from 2-4 pm. Registration Required, call 503-644-0043 x114 to register.
Gingerbread House Making at Bethany Community Room Friday, Dec 22, 1-2:30 PM Teens and tweens can make their own gingerbread creations and our fun food/craft program. Free event for ages 11-18.
Every Wednesday from 3-4:30 PM, ages 10-18 can come hangout at the Cedar Mill Library to participate in several fun activities throughout the fall.
Game Fest (3rd Wednesday) Sept 20, Oct 18, Nov 15, Dec 20
Coding club (4th Wednesday) Sept 27, October 25, Dec 27
Board Games (1st Wednesday) Oct 4, Nov 1 , Dec 6
Anime Club (2nd Wednesday) Oct 11, Nov 29, Dec 13
OBOB Book Club (6-8th)
Join the 6-8th grade OBOB book club at Cedar Mill Library as we take on the 2017-2018 reading list. We’ll play some games, discuss the books as we move through them, and end each session with a dramatic mock battle. Big prizes! Better books! Bring a friend, bring a team, or just come by yourself to enjoy an hour of fun as we prepare for the 2018 competition. Find us upstairs in the meeting rooms, 6:30-7:45pm. Although it always helps to read the books, you can learn a lot about each title just by showing up!
9/14 - Fallout, Found 9/28 - Hoot, I am Princess X 10/12 - Kalahari, Lightning Queen 10/26 - Lost in the Sun, Mark of the Dragonfly, War That Saved My Life 11/9 - Popular: a Memoir, Rebel Mechanics 11/30 - Running Dream, Schooled, Seventh Most Important Thing 12/14 - Thief, Turn of the Tide