Take a look at some of our prizes for tomorrow’s gaming extravaganza! At 6 PM on November 16th, we will open the library to teens, kids, parents and everyone else for an evening of gaming. There will be a Pokemon DS Black/White Tournament upstairs and many board games downstairs to play. Bring your DS and join the fun!
Tags: black/white, board games, DS, games, pokemon, prizes
Tags: beaverton oregon, catching fire, competition, Hunger Games, jennifer lawrence, movie, portland oregon, teen, trivia
Are you a Hunger Games superfan? Are you ready to match wits against other fans? Come to our Catching Fire teen trivia night Saturday, November 2nd at the Bethany Library. Event starts at 6 PM. We’ll play several rounds of jeopardy style trivia. We’ll even show the Hunger Games in part of the library if you don’t want to do trivia. Expect snacks and prizes as well. Free event for grades 6-12.
We are offereing another great programming class starting on November 7th. If you are thinking about getting into computer programming, this is a great class to start with and it’s free! Spots are limited though, so sign up soon.
Intro to Computer Programming for Preteens and teens
Learn the skills and concepts fundamental to all computer programming.
Thursdays at 5:30-7:30 PM
Cedar Mill Library
Nov. 7, 14, 21 & Dec. 5, 12, 19
This class is designed as preparation for students who wish to learn computer programming, but who do not have previous programming experience. The concepts covered will include fundamentals necessary for programming: binary numbers, image representation, text compression, error detection and correction, sorting algorithms, network routing and deadlocks, machine language and controlling digital objects. You will learn and practice your skills using a variety of computer programs. Call 503-644-0043 x114 to register. Spots are limited so call soon.
Tags: free book, gift cards, grand prize, prizes, summer reading
Frodo and Wiser say, “It’s time to turn in those Summer Reading logs that you’ve been working on all summer.” The last day to pick up prize books is August 31st. We still have a good number of books to choose from, but they won’t all last for long. Finishers also get entered into our Grand Prize drawing for $100 worth of gift certificates, which will be chosen early in September. Bring those forms into the Cedar Mill or Bethany libraries to get your prizes.
Tags: nintendo ds, tournament
Come play games with your friends! Join us for a Super Smash Brothers Tournament, PC games, DS games (bring your own), card games like Pokemon or Magic, board games and more. We will have multiple game consoles set up on Saturday night just for middle and high school ages. We’ll have snacks, door prizes and a gift certificate for our SSBB champion. From 6-8 PM, the teen only event (ages 11-18) is free.
Tags: geocaching, gps, satellite, scavenger hunt, treasure hunt
Do you like scavenger hunts or finding treasure? Geocaching is an activity you want to learn more about if you do. Come to our program on June 22nd at the Bethany Library to find out. We’ll learn about what you need to play, how to find a cache and what it takes to make a cache. We’ll look for some in the Bethany Area and figure out what we need to do to place one. Free event for grades 6-12.