Join us this July for free, fun special events with talented musicians and performers! Kids of all ages and their families can attend one or all of these throughout the month. See our location and performer info below. Enjoy!

St. Pius X Community Center: Located just north of Cedar Mill Community Library, turn right into the St. Pius driveway off Saltzman, stay to the right and follow the driveway up the hill. The community center is on your left. Look for library event signs.

Bethany Village Fountain: Corner of NW Bethany Blvd. and NW Laidlaw Rd (by Starbucks)

Library Meeting Rooms: 2nd floor of library, 12505 NW Cornell Rd. Suite 13*

Angel Ocasio’s Comedy Show & More

A wacky show filled with silly antics, magic, & fun sing-a-longs as Angel plays his ukulele. This show is perfectly suited for children of all ages and their families. Bilingual Spanish and English!

Wed, July 10  from 10-10:45 am at St. Pius X Community Center

Mon, July 22 from 10-10:45 am at Bethany Fountain

Takohachi’s Q-ensemble: Japanese Drum and Dance

Join Portland’s favorite Japanese Taiko group “Q-ensemble” for an event filled with cultural, musical, and educational essences for children of all ages and their families. Featuring powerful Taiko drums, beautiful bamboo flute, unique Shamisen (three string), dance, story and more!

Mon, July 8 from 10-10:45 am at Bethany Fountain

Wed, July 17 from 10-10:45 am at St. Pius X Community Center

Nathalia: Songs in English and Spanish

Creative bilingual, interactive musical performance for families. From space exploration to cruising down the Amazon river, Nathalia’s songs will have you singing, dancing, and even learning a little Spanish in this fun, multicultural experience!

Mon, July 15 from 10-10:45 am at Bethany Fountain   Update: Held at The Bethany Library Annex due to rain: 4888 NW Bethany Blvd, Suite K-2

Wed, July 24 from 10-10:45 am at St. Pius X Community Center

Mo Phillips

Laugh, dance and write a song with Mo Phillips. Let’s see how silly we can be!

Wed, July 31 from 10-10:45 am at St. Pius X Community Center

Red Yarn: Sharin’ Space with the Critters

Join award-winning Portland family performer Red Yarn & his lovable animal puppets on an exploration of space… shared space, personal space & safe space, that is! From forest to field to farm, the Critters love to sing, dance & celebrate. But how do they keep themselves & each other safe when there’s a wild animal party going on? Through energetic folk songs, engaging puppet routines & interactive storytelling, Red Yarn & the Critters will help kids learn about respect, boundaries & safety in an inclusive community.

Mon, July 29 from 10-10:45 am at Bethany Fountain

Mon, August 12 from 10:30-11:30 am at Cedar Mill Library Meeting Rooms*