International TableTop Day


International TableTop Day

Saturday, April 30th, 12 - 4 p.m.

Celebrate International TableTop Day at the library! We'll have open board gaming all afternoon. Choose from the library’s 80+ games or bring one from home. Players of all experience levels ages 10 to adult welcome.


Tide of the Toddlers


Saturday, April 30th, 1-2pm

South Slough Reserve is bringing Tide of the Toddlers to the library! Discover the natural world with your wee ones, ages 1-5. We will explore the amazing world of fish and kids can make their own fish print. Prepare to have fun and get messy at this free event.


Beginning Computer Mouse



Friday, May 6th, 9:30-11:00am

This session is designed for users who have had little or no experience using computers. Users will go through a guided exercise that teaches the mouse and builds confidence. Tips will be offered to make using a computer easier. Classes are extra small to provide more individualized attention. Seating is limited, so pre-registration is required. Call 541-269-1101 or visit the reference desk to sign up!


Young Author's Tea


Saturday, May 7th, 1:00-2:30pm

Pre-K through high school writers are invited to share their work with the community. Authors are invited to display their work or read it aloud to an enthusiastic audience. Refreshments provided. This event is sponsored by the Driftwood Reading Council and the Friends of the Coos Bay Library.


Library2Go Workshop (Ebooks & Audiobooks)


Monday, May 9th, Noon-2:00pm

Monday, June 13th, Noon-2:00pm

Coos Bay Public Library - Cedar Room (Repeats Monthly)


This free monthly workshop is open to all patrons who need assistance downloading eBooks and/or audiobooks to their personal devices or laptop computers. There will be no lecture or formal class. This is an open lab where you can practice with staff supervision or get help getting started. No registration required! Call 541-269-1101 for more information.








Join friends and neighbors for an evening of discovery. This series will focus on a variety of topics, driven by the interests of the attendees. Documentaries will be screened or when possible, a speaker will present.

This series is held once a month on the 2nd Monday.

Programs begin at 7:00 p.m.  Doors open at 6:40. Mindful Monday Programs


Armchair Adventures!


Spring/Summer 2016 - All Films start at 2pm

Tuesday, May 10th - Norway (Richard Bangs)

Tuesday, June 14th - Osun-Osogbo (Nigeria) (Sacred Journeys with Bruce Feiler)