Wilsonville Library Adult Events
First Friday Film
Friday, November 3rd at 6:00 PM
This month we’ll be watching a movie about an American woman who, when her director husband is occupied with work in Paris, takes a jaunt with his business associate, a charming Gallic rogue who is happy to squire her on a tour of some of the finest meals in Provence. Snacks will be available by donation, or bring your own. For film titles, visit the First Friday Films page or call the library.
Library Foundation Hosts Wine-Tasting Fundraiser
Saturday, November 4th at 7:00 PM
The Wilsonville Public Library Foundation is hosting a fundraiser, themed “A Toast to Imagination,” on Saturday, Nov. 4, 7:00–9:30 p.m., at the Wilsonville Public Library. This annual event supports and expands programs for children and adults in the library and greater community. Register at wplf.org. Tickets are $45.00 per person–We’d love to see you there!
Thursday, November 9th 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 “Truly Madly Guilty” by Liane Moriarty.
Saturday, November 11th
The Library will be closed Saturday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day. To renew items, select “My Account” on the LINCC website or call our automated phone service at 503-659-8634.
Curiosity Cafe: Holiday Card Making
Saturday, November 18th at 1:00 PM
Make two holiday cards and take them home in this free workshop. Have some coffee too!
Please call or stop by to sign up at the Circulation Desk, as there will be a limit of 25 participants.
Monday, November 20th 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, November 21st 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, we’ll be studying “Caesar and Cleopatra” by George Bernard Shaw.
Thursday, November 23rd – Friday, November 24th
The Library will be closed November 23rd and 24th, in observance of Thanksgiving. (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, November 28th at 6:30 PM at 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. This month, Sig Unander, Jr. will present “Simon Benson: Lumber King, Civic Leader, Visionary”. If you’ve ever wondered about the man behind the ‘Benson Bubbler’ here’s your chance to find out!
Wilsonville Library Children’s Events
Tuesdays, November 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th at 6:30PM
Wednesdays, November 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th at 10:30 AM and again at 1:00PM
Thursdays, November 2nd, 9th, 16th and 30th (Holiday on the 23rd) at 10:30AM
Bring the whole family for crowd pleasing good time with books, stories, and songs. The program changes weekly, and is intended for all ages.
Tuesdays, November 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th at 1:00PM
Rhymes, songs, and special bonding time with your baby. For ages 0 – 12 months
Tuesdays, November 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th at 10:30 AM
Stories, songs, and puppets with your toddler. For ages 1 & 2 years old
Thursday, November 2nd at 4:00 PM
Legos, games, booktalks, and other fun activities for kids in Grades 3 through 5. No sign-up required.
Day of the Dead / Dia de Muertos
Saturday, November 4th at 11:00 AM
El Dia de los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, is an important Mexican holiday honoring family and friends who have passed on. Learn a little about the holiday at this fun family program
Mondays, November 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th 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
Wednesday, November 15th at 6:30PM
A fun night to construct, create, and imagine with Lego! Lego expert David Thornton from Canby Bricks &Minifigs will be available to provide cool tips. Recommended for grades K-5. Free!
K-2 Book Adventures
Thursday, November 16th at 4:00 PM
Join us as we share some of our favorite classic stories, books, and authors through interactive storytelling, puppetry, and other fun activities. No sign-up is required. For children in Kindergarten through 2nd Grade.