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Children’s Mosaic Workshop

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April 2&3

The Oregon Coast Children’s Theatre and Youth Arts Center will be presenting a 2-day mosaic workshop for children ages 8 and up. Call the library to register.

Everyday is Earth Day!

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An Environ-mentary Film Series

7:00 p.m. Mondays & Wednesdays April 6th—22nd

 Monday, April 6th
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College student Tim DeChristopher decided to monkey-wrench G.W. Bush’s attempt to “gift” pristine Utah wilderness to mining interests via a federal auction. Bidding $1.7 million, he won 22,000 acres with no intention to drill. For this astonishing (and successful) act of civil disobedience he was sent to federal prison.     2012    73 min.

Wednesday, April 8th
Dirty Energy

Personal stories of the Louisiana fishermen and local residents directly impacted by the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history – the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion off the Gulf of Mexico.    2012    94 min.

See the entire series description

International TableTop Day

tabletopdaylogosmGet your game on at the library on Saturday, April 11th from noon to 5 p.m. and join us for a celebration of International TableTop Day! Board gamers aged 10 to adult are invited to come to the library and play. Gamers can choose from among the library’s dozens of games or bring games from home. Players of all experience levels are welcome.


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Coos Bay Public Library is offering a free monthly workshop! Drop in any time prior to last fifteen minutes & get assistance downloading eBooks and audiobooks to your device or portable computer. Everyone’s welcome!

You will need:

  • Valid library card.
  • Device or computer with wireless access to the internet (you can use the library’s network).  Note: If you are using any type of Kindle device, you will need an Amazon account.
  • Valid email address.

Come in for help getting started or troubleshooting specific issues! There will be no lecture or class but a staff person will be available to help you practice using this resource.

 Monday, April 20

 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Cedar Room)

Furry Friends Book Club

Furry Friends Book Club is meeting two more times before we take a break for the summer… Don't miss this chance to sign your child up for a session on April 21st or May 19th!

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