Summer Programs for All @ CBPL



The 2017 Summer Program runs from June 16-August 19 and is for all ages—toddlers, children, teens, and adults. There are fun prizes for all ages including three Fire 7 tablets-- one for kids, one for teens and one for adults! We have fun events and activities all summer long, check out the calendar.


Birdhouse Workshop for Kids



Kids are invited to come build a red cedar wren house to take home. Our friends from the South Slough Estuarine Reserve will be leading the workshop Thursday, July 20th at 2:00.




Our library is teaming up with Mike Zinno for a FREE Oregon Learners Permit Prep-class! Mike is a State Certified Instructor, and will be here to help those that need help passing the Oregon DMV Permit Test.

Please come see Mike in our Myrtlewood Room. There will be two classes:

  • Friday, July 21st 9 am - 3 pm
  • Friday, August 25th 9 am - 3 pm

Mike goes through the entire manual during a one-day session, so please bring your own lunch and be ready to learn!



Listen, Learn & Lunch!


Celebrate Oregon Coast Musical Festival Week with lunchtime lectures by Associate/Pops Conductor Adam Stern.  Stern brings a fresh, entertaining and insightful approach to the discussion of the music and composers featured in the three classical programs to be performed July 25th, July 27th and July 29th.  Bring a sack lunch - or just come to listen and learn!  

Monday, Wednesday and Friday - July 24th, July 26th and July 28th at noon


Money as You Grow Book Club



The Money as You Grow Book Club is a family activity that uses books to help your child discover key money concepts through reading, play, and quiet one-on-one talks with you. Developed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the book club is for 4- to10-year-olds and includes 15 books, each with it's own free Parent Guide to help you explore each book with your child.

Beginning July 31st, look for the Money as You Grow Book Club display in the Children's Department for books to check out and free Parent Guides to use, or ask a librarian how to get started.




Saturdays, 10:30am-Noon

  • 12 de agosto/August 12th

  • 9 de septiembre/ September 9th

Come to the library and speak Spanish in an informal group setting.

¡Vamos a hablar! Click here for more info and dates.