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Jun
16
Wed
Resiliencia, trauma y la neurociencia del desarrollo social y emocional en bebés y niños pequeños (Resilience, Trauma, & Neuroscience of Social and Emotional Development in Infants and Young Children – Spanish)
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Ubicación: En linea, Requiere registro.
¡Gratis! (Pagado por el patrocinio de bibliotecas).
Entrenadora: Sherri Alderman

Esta sesión interactiva de la 1a serie reúne la neurociencia del desarrollo cerebral, que comienza antes del nacimiento, el comportamiento de la primera infancia, el estrés tóxico, el trauma y los enfoques para la promoción, protección y reparación del desarrollo social y emocional. Los objetivos y metas son: 

  1. Analizar el comportamiento de bebés y niños pequeños desde una perspectiva de neurociencia,
  2. Trazar neurovías saludables y descarriladas por trauma atribuibles al estrés tóxico,
  3. Replantear los comportamientos desafiantes como retraso del desarrollo social y emocional,
  4. Describa enfoques que promuevan el desarrollo social y emocional de la primera infancia.

 

 Set 1, CKC HGD, 2 hours, Age Group: I/T & PS

Presentadas por la Biblioteca de la Ciudad de Beaverton, las Bibliotecas Comunitarias de Cedar Mill y Bethany, Community Action Child Care Resource & Referral y los Servicios de Bibliotecas Cooperativas del Condado de Washington (WCCLS por sus siglas en inglés).

Jun
17
Thu
Budgeting 101 (online)
Jun 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

“Where did all my money go?” If you find yourself asking that question at the end of every month or in the days before your next paycheck, it’s time to get your budget in shape. Don’t have a budget? No problem! It’s easy to get started. Once you’ve got the hang of it, your finances should be easier to manage and you’ll have a better chance of achieving your short- and long-term goals, including saving money and paying off debt. This presentation will be led by an experienced CPA.

Jun
20
Sun
Writers’ Mill (online)
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 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. Newcomers welcome!

This event will be held online via Zoom. If you already receive e-mail from the Writer’s Mill, you’ll receive a link for this meeting a few days before the event.

If you’re new, welcome! Please e-mail laurab@wccls.org to receive a link and password for the event a few days before it happens.

Group website: portlandwritersmill.org

See the group’s anthologies in the library catalog.

For more information, contact group facilitator Sheila Deeth at SheilaD@portlandwritersmill.org.

Jun
25
Fri
Owl Book Group (online)
Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Join us this month to discuss The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson.

This event will be held online via Zoom. If you already receive e-mail from the Owl Book Group, you’ll receive a link for this meeting a few days before the event.

If you’re new, welcome! Please e-mail laurab@wccls.org to receive a link for the event a few days before it happens.

The group typically meets on the last Friday of each month. Newcomers are always welcome!

For a complete list of titles, past and present, click here.

Jun
26
Sat
Tecnología en el aula: usando tabletas en el aula de preescolar (Classroom Technology: Using tablets in the Preschool Classroom)
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ubicación: En linea, Requiere registro.
¡Gratis! (Pagado por el patrocinio de bibliotecas).
Entrenadora: Ada Delia Echevarria 

La tecnología es una parte integral en la vida de los niños. Las tabletas interactivas en las aulas de preescolar pueden ser herramientas efectivas para apoyar el aprendizaje cuando son usadas de manera intencional y apropiada. Los participantes examinarán las pautas de práctica de OCDC sobre el uso de las tabletas y explorarán cómo se relacionan con las mejores prácticas basadas en la investigación, vinculándolas a sus propios planes para la implementación en el aula. 

 Set 2, CKC: LEC, 3 hours, Age Group: PS 

Presentadas por la Biblioteca de la Ciudad de Beaverton, las Bibliotecas Comunitarias de Cedar Mill y Bethany, Community Action Child Care Resource & Referral y los Servicios de Bibliotecas Cooperativas del Condado de Washington (WCCLS por sus siglas en inglés).

Voices in Verse Poetry Group (online)
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Share your own poetry or listen to others read their favorites. The group meets on the fourth Saturday morning of each month.

This event will be held online via Zoom. If you already receive e-mail from Voices in Verse, you’ll receive a link for this meeting a few days before the event.

If you’re new, welcome! Please e-mail laurab@wccls.org to receive a link and password for the event a few days before it happens.

Jun
28
Mon
Adult Take and Make Craft: Taped Canvas Art
Jun 28 all-day

Pick up a kit with everything you need to make your own mini geometric painting masterpiece. Take and Make kits are available for adults at the Cedar Mill and Bethany libraries while supplies last.

Look for other crafts for adults on July 26th and August 23rd.

Jul
8
Thu
Positive Parenting to Create a Happy Home – Cedar Mill & Bethany Libraries
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Transform misbehavior into connection and cooperation. Bring your parenting questions and challenges to this monthly workshop.

Presented by Positive Discipline Parent Educator, Megan Barella.

Register to receive an email on the day of the event with information about joining the Zoom meeting.

First Thursday of the month 6:00-7:00 pm: March 4, April 1, May 6, June 3, July 8, August 5, September 2, October 7, November 4, December 2, January 6, February 3

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Ongoing adult events

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

Owl Book Group

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.