The Libraries and Second Edition Resale will be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.

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

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Helping Your Child Learn Two Languages

Is your child growing up in a multi-lingual family? Do you have questions about how to support your child's bilingual development? Join Dr. Dawn Hendricks, [...]

Join us for Countdown to Kindergarten!

If your child is starting Kindergarten soon and you'd like to learn valuable tips and strategies for helping your child transition to school and enjoy [...]

Peppa Pig Party

Bethany Library Tuesday, May 21 10:30-11:30 AM in the Children's Area Age Group: Ages 3-6 Celebrate everything Peppa Pig by joining the fun in the [...]

Upcoming Events

Libraries & Second Edition Closed
May 27 all-day
After School Fun – Cat Pop-up Box @ Bethany Library
May 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

These unassuming little boxes hold a big surprise: press down on them and a cat pops up! Make your own pop up box and enjoy seeing kitty bounce up to say hello to you over and over.

Age group
K-5th grade

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How the Willamette Valley Became the New Capital of American Food & Wine @ Bethany Library Annex
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Wallet Hub just named Portland the “2018 Best Food City in America” and Wine Enthusiast Magazine named the Willamette Valley its “Worldwide Wine Region of the Year” in 2016. Portland now has a solid reputation as a new culinary Mecca. How in the world did we get here? A number of factors combined to build this culinary bully over time. In this companion presentation to his latest book, Unique Eats and Eateries: Portland, Oregon, Adam Sawyer provides a multi-media presentation on the history of how Portland solidified its reputation as a new culinary Mecca. He will also share examples of the Willamette Valley’s buffet of eateries and will read inspiring stories from his book. This program is free and will appeal to adults, ages 18+.

After School Fun – Cupcake Liner Turtles @ Bethany Library Annex
Jun 5 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Did you know that each species of turtle has its own shell pattern? Draw your favorite on one of these cute little turtle buddies.

Age group
K-5th grade

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Out of This World! Prom for Adults @ Cedar Hills Rec Center Gym
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us Saturday, June 8th to celebrate the start of Summer Reading! We will have music, dancing, a photo booth, retro video games, and more. Come boogie down with your library and enter a raffle for prizes while we remind you that libraries are the coolest place in the cosmos! 6:00 – 8:30.

This event is for ADULTS ONLY 18+. @The Cedar Hills Rec Center Gym 11640 SW Park Way.

Dance Party & Craft @ Bethany Library Annex
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Fun and rhythmic music will have everyone moving and grooving at our new Dance Party for kids up to 8 years! Enjoy music for 30 minutes followed by an entertaining book reading and related craft. Don’t miss out on the fun! No registration required.