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Nov
14
Wed
CANCELED – Tech Tutor (Registration Required) @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Schedule a ½ hour Tech Tutoring session with a volunteer to get assistance with computer skills, smartphones and tablets. This is a great place to get assistance loading library eBooks onto your device, formatting your resume or setting up your email account. Limited appointments are available each week so visit the Adult Reference Desk or call 503-644-0043 X114 to reserve a time.

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Nov
15
Thu
Technology Open Lab @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Need help getting your digital photos organized, adding an app to your smartphone or updating your email contacts? Cedar Mill Library offers drop-in Technology Open Lab twice a week. It is perfect for getting started with basic computer skills and working with devices like tablets and smartphones. Technology Open Lab meets on Tuesday mornings, 10 am – Noon and Thursday afternoons, 3-5 pm in the upstairs meeting room. Volunteers and staff will be available to answer questions. Bring your own computer, tablet, smart phone or e-reader with you to get assistance or use one of our laptops to practice. No registration is required, but there is limited space each session. For more information please ask at the Adult Reference Desk.

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Nov
17
Sat
Second Edition Holiday Open House @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Join us at the annual Holiday Open House. See the magical transformation of the shop as we feature beautiful holiday décor, household items and dazzling seasonal clothing. Guests can view glamorous holiday fashions and sparkly jewelry while enjoying delicious holiday treats, coffee and cider.
Come find an amazing look for the holidays at an unbeatable price while supporting Cedar Mill & Bethany Libraries. Free, no reservations required.

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Nov
20
Tue
CANCELED – Technology Open Lab @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Need help getting your digital photos organized, adding an app to your smartphone or updating your email contacts? Cedar Mill Library offers drop-in Technology Open Lab twice a week. It is perfect for getting started with basic computer skills and working with devices like tablets and smartphones. Technology Open Lab meets on Tuesday mornings, 10 am – Noon and Thursday afternoons, 3-5 pm in the upstairs meeting room. Volunteers and staff will be available to answer questions. Bring your own computer, tablet, smart phone or e-reader with you to get assistance or use one of our laptops to practice. No registration is required, but there is limited space each session. For more information please ask at the Adult Reference Desk.

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Nov
21
Wed
CANCELED – Tech Tutor (Registration Required) @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Schedule a ½ hour Tech Tutoring session with a volunteer to get assistance with computer skills, smartphones and tablets. This is a great place to get assistance loading library eBooks onto your device, formatting your resume or setting up your email account. Limited appointments are available each week so visit the Adult Reference Desk or call 503-644-0043 X114 to reserve a time.

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Making Polish Paper Stars @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Polish Paper Crafts—Stars: Instructed by Daniela Mahoney, this class is designed for adults and teens ages 16+. Create lovely decorations for the holidays. Supplies provided. Registration required and begins Thursday, November 1. Stop by the reference desk to sign up or call 503 644-0043 ext. 114.

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Nov
23
Fri
Owl Book Club – Astrophysics for People in a Hurry @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Celebrity scientist Tyson’s profound intellect is matched by his charm and wit. Here he attempts to explain some of the most complex astrophysics concepts in layman’s terms.Tyson riffs on topics such as gravity, the speed and makeup of light, the shape of space, and dark matter, maintaining as chatty a tone as possible as he tries to make these important principles comprehensible to the uninitiated.Join the Owls for great reading and stimulating discussions. Newcomers always welcome!

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Nov
27
Tue
Technology Open Lab @ Cedar Mill Library
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Need help getting your digital photos organized, adding an app to your smartphone or updating your email contacts? Cedar Mill Library offers drop-in Technology Open Lab twice a week. It is perfect for getting started with basic computer skills and working with devices like tablets and smartphones. Technology Open Lab meets on Tuesday mornings, 10 am – Noon and Thursday afternoons, 3-5 pm in the upstairs meeting room. Volunteers and staff will be available to answer questions. Bring your own computer, tablet, smart phone or e-reader with you to get assistance or use one of our laptops to practice. No registration is required, but there is limited space each session. For more information please ask at the Adult Reference Desk.

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All events are at Cedar Mill’s main location, except where noted.

Technology Open Lab

Our drop-in Technology Open Lab programs are perfect for getting started on basic skills or working on a specific project like setting up an email account or formatting your resume.  Use one of our laptops or bring your own device.  We assist with all kinds of gadgets like smartphones, tablets, ereaders, and cameras.
At Cedar Mill Tuesday mornings from 10am-noon and Thursday afternoons, 3-5 pm in the upstairs meeting room.
Contact the reference desk with questions: 503-644-0043, x114.

Find more computer classes on our Technology Learning page.

Film Club

Our Film Club meets the last Wednesday evening of each month at 6:30pm.
Join us for a variety of intriguing films, most of which are Film Movement titles.
Selected films are not previewed and may contain objectionable material. Film Club is recommended for adults, aged 18 and over. Coffee, tea and popcorn are provided, and a lively discussion follows each film.
Contact the reference desk with questions: 503-644-0043 x114.

Owl Book Group

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Our book group typically meets on the last Friday of each month at 10:30am. Newcomers welcome!

Contact the reference desk with questions: 503-644-0043 x114.

See past titles and more on our Book Clubs page.

Voices in Verse

Our poetry group meets the 4th Saturday of each month at 10:30am.
Join us for open mic poetry. Come and read or just listen.
Contact the reference desk with questions: 503-644-0043 x114.

Writers’ Mill

The Writers’ Mill meets on the 3rd Sunday of each month from 1-3 pm. 
Whether you’re writing just for fun, hoping for publication, or planning to self-publish, join us for a hands-on inspiring gathering of people who love to write.
Group website: portlandwritersmill.org
See the group’s anthologies in the library catalog.
For details, or to get a 1-page info sheet, contact Sheila Deeth, Facilitator, at SheilaD (at) portlandwritersmill (dot) org.