Wilsonville Library Adult Events
English as a Second Language (ESL) class
Saturdays, December 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th at 11:00 AM
Free class in reading and writing English as a Second Language (ESL). Classes will be taught by Jose Solis, a native Spanish speaker, who is fluent in English. Native speakers of all languages and all levels of English competency are welcome to join the class and practice vocabulary, reading, writing and speaking.
For more information, please call the library at 503-682-2744, or Mr. Solis (English/Spanish) at 503-764-9385.
La Biblioteca Pública de Wilsonville ofrece clases gratuitas de lectura y escritura de inglés como segundo idioma (ESL). Las clases serán impartidas por José Solís, un hablante nativo de español, que domina el inglés. Los hablantes nativos de todos los idiomas y todos los niveles de competencia en inglés son bienvenidos a unirse a la clase y practicar el vocabulario, la lectura, la escritura y el habla.
Para obtener más información, llame a la biblioteca al 503-682-2744, o al Sr. Solis (inglés / español) al 503-764-9385.
Book Notes Concert: Portland Chamber Music
Saturday, December 9th at 2:00 PM
Come enjoy the sound of music in the library. This month, the Wilsonville Public Library is pleased to present Portland Chamber Music, a small classical ensemble that performs holiday favorites. “The Music of Friends”.
Thursday, December 14th at 6:00 PM
The Book Club meets monthly for informal discussion in the library. Join fellow readers for lively and thought-provoking conversation about excellent books. Books to be discussed are available for check out – just ask at the Circulation Desk. This month we’re reading “Britt-Marie Was Here” by Fredrik Backman, the author of ‘A Man Called Ove’.
Red Cross Blood Drive
Friday, December 15th from 11 AM – 4 PM
Help save a life by donating blood to the American Red Cross. Make your appointment online or call 1-800 RED CROSS. Sponsor Code: WilsonvilleLibrary
Curiosity Cafe: Holiday Stories with Ken Iverson
Saturday, December 16th at 1:00 PM
Have a cup of coffee and enjoy monthly talks and workshops on a variety of topics to expand your world. Presented on the third Saturday of each month, this month’s café features Holiday Stories with Ken Iverson! Mr. Iverson will relay a mix of true-life stories, short funny stories, and folktales highlighting the season.
Monday, December 18th at 1:00 PM
Discover new genealogical resources and tools, discuss personal research and goals, and learn from experienced genealogists at monthly meetings. Open to seasoned genealogists and beginners.
Great Books Discussion Group
Tuesday, December 19th at 6:00 PM
Interested in philosophy and the big questions of life? Please join us each month for a round table discussion of how modern day issues are reflected and illuminated by the great Western classic books. This month’s selection is “The City of God” by St. Augustine.
December 24, 2017 - December 25, 2017 @ Wilsonville Public Library
The Library will be closed Sunday, December 24, and Monday, December 25, in observance of Christmas. Hooray! To renew items, select “My Account” on the LINCC website or call our automated phone service at 503-659-8634.
History Pub @ Wilsonville McMenamins
Tuesday, December 26th at 6:30 PM at the Wilsonville McMenamins’ Old Church
The Wilsonville Public Library Foundation, the Wilsonville/Boones Ferry Historical Society, and McMenamins have teamed up to present monthly programs focusing on Oregon’s rich history. Program TBA – Give us a call to find out more. 503-682-2744.
Wilsonville Library Children’s Events
Monday, December 4th at 10:00 AM
Drop in anytime and let the kiddos play with a variety of toys, as well as socialize with the under-6 crowd. For children ages birth to 6 with their grownups
Tuesday, December 5th at 10:30 AM
Stories, songs, and puppets with your toddler. For ages 1 & 2 years old
Tuesday, December 5th at 1:00 PM
Rhymes, songs, and special bonding time with your baby. For ages 0 – 12 months
Tuesday, December 5th at 6:30 PM
Wednesday, December 6th at 10:30 AM and again at 1:00
Thursday, December 7th at 10:30 AM
Bring the whole family for crowd pleasing good time with books, stories, and songs. The program is intended for all ages.
Wednesday, December 20th at 6:30 PM
Construct, create, and imagine with LEGOs. Try our monthly challenge or build whatever you want. LEGO expert David Thornton from Canby Bricks & Minifigs will provide cool tips. One Wednesday each month, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. in the Oak Room. Free. For children in K – 5th grades.
Wilsonville Library Teen Events
Teen Event: Winter Lounge
Friday, December 8th at 6:30 PM
Winter Themed Kahoot Quizes and Karaoke complete with a special cold weather drink station.
For students in 6th through 12th grades.
Have a very merry holiday season with the best wishes of your whole library!
Source: G. Martin. 11.10.17