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Free Programs for Adults

From author visits to cultural performances, the library offers free recreational, cultural and lifelong learning opportunities of all kinds! Sign up for our library newsletter to stay abreast of our events.
 

All events will be held in the George & Yvonne Burgess Community Room unless otherwise noted.  Additional parking is available in the evenings at City Hall, 13125 SW Hall Blvd., and afternoons and evenings at the Senior Center, 8815 SW Omara Street. 


Upcoming Programs for Adults



Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Together at the Table
Monday, January 21 | 1–5 p.m. | All ages
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream for everyone to "…sit down together at the table of brotherhood," drop by our Community Room and join in conversation with other community members as we break bread together. Drop in and enjoy a small pastry and hot beverage as you visit with community members. Everyone is welcome here!

Productos de limpieza ecológicos/ Ecological Cleaning Products
Sábado, 26 de enero / Saturday, January 26
3–4 p.m. 
Adultos / Adults

Aprenda cómo preparar sus propios productos de limpieza para el hogar, económicos y libres de tóxicos que no afectan a su familia ni al medio ambiente. ¡Sí a la limpieza verde! Este programa será presentado en inglés y español. Se proporcionarán actividades de coloración para los niños.

Learn how to prepare your own economical and toxic-free household cleaning products that will not affect your family or the environment. Yes to green cleaning! This program will be presented in Spanish and English. We will provide coloring activities for children.

"I Love You, Valentine!" Party
Sunday, February 10 | 2–3:30 p.m. | All Ages
Create beautiful, sparkling treasures to share with that special someone on Valentine’s Day and enjoy tasty treats.

Presidential Handwriting
Tuesday, February 12 | 7–8 p.m. | Adults
Certified handwriting analyst Joyce Brizendine examines presidential handwriting from Franklin Roosevelt to Donald Trump and discusses how their writing styles reveal unique personality traits. Sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library

Lotería at the Library
Monday, February 18 / Lunes, 18 de febrero
2:30–3:30 p.m.
All ages / Todas las edades

Join us for an afternoon of the traditional Mexican game lotería! Bring the entire family for Mexican treats, lotería-themed crafts and the chance to win small prizes.

¡Unéte a nosotros para una tarde de lotería! Trae a toda tu familia para tentempiés mexicanos, manualidades del tema lotería y la oportunidad de ganar premios pequeños.

Very Bad Art
Saturday, February 23 | 3–4:30 p.m. | Adults & Teens
Not an artist? Great! Join us to make whatever kind of art you want—as long as it is really, really bad. The best bad art piece will win a prize!

Terra Nova Trio: A Musical World Tour
Thursday, February 28 | 7–8 p.m. | Adults & Teens
Northwest favorite Terra Nova Trio will play the Tigard Library for the first time, bringing their unique interpretations of a wide variety of music from classical to tango. Sponsored by Friends of the Tigard Library

Program Proposal Form

The Tigard Public Library focuses on educational programming that raises cultural awareness and provides information about current issues of interest to members of the Tigard community—musical performances, craft workshops, author visits and more. Are you an experienced performer or presenter with a program idea?  Tell us about it. 

Download the form

Did you miss the Oregon Military History program this summer?  You’re in luck.  Watch it here, courtesy of Tualatin Valley Cable Television (TVCTV). 


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