Category Archives: libraries

Library StoryWalk at Spring Garden Park, June 8

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The Bug Chicks at Capitol Hill Library

The Bug Chicks always bring in a crowd (July 31, 2012):

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Upcoming nature events in Portland

July 7 | Library Story Walk: “Bring the whole family for a StoryWalk at Spring Garden Park led by the Capitol Hill Library youth librarian. This special storytime will explore a nature book and the park at the same time. A nature … Continue reading

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The Bug Chicks at Canby Public Library

Since I mentioned that The Bug Chicks are doing a series of programs at Multnomah County Library branches this summer, I figured I should share some pictures from their visit to the library my wife works in Canby (pics). Hissing … Continue reading

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The Bug Chicks infest Portland libraries!

Click here for a list of the libraries that The Bug Chicks will be visiting this summer with their insect workshops. We have seen them twice before (Hillsdale & Canby) and they are very well worth making a trip to … Continue reading

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Science of light program at Multnomah County Library

We are big fans of libraries here at EPNA. Wife and mother Catherine is a librarian, afterall. But we just have a general love for books, too! We also love when libraries have educational and engaging programs about science and nature. During … Continue reading

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The Bug Chicks at the Hillsdale Library

In November I mentioned that The Bug Chicks would be doing programs at various Portland library branches in late November and December. My wife took Patrick to see them at the Hillsdale Library on December 21st, and I’ll share some … Continue reading

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Trails behind Tigard Public Library

While heading toward Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge to meet up with some friends (see next post), Patrick and I decided to stop by the public library in Tigard. We have always meant to check out this library (my wife’s … Continue reading

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Mr. Lizard at the Capitol Hill Library

Today we got to see Mr. Lizard and his collection of scaly creatures at the Capitol Hill Library (pictures). Our friends Jasper and Laura were there, too.

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Photo of the week: nature rocks

[This is my photo of the week because it has been chosen for the 2011 Nature Rocks calendar! UPDATE: click here to download the PDF of the calendar, Patrick is October!]

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