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Give to the Foundation through your Employee Giving Plan

Posted on October 31st, 2017 by
Does your company have an Employee Giving Plan? If so, you can give to the Beaverton Library Foundation! Most Employee Giving Plans (such as those organized through United Way) allow you to choose the non-profit of your choice. Simply write in the name and address of the Foundation on your form: Beaverton Library Foundation PO… View Article

Beaverton City Library goes “Beyond Fake News”

Posted on October 15th, 2017 by
Libraries have been in the information business a long time, and have helped millions of people find accurate, timely and relevant answers for every kind of question. In today’s world of conflicting headlines, the library is more important than ever to help sort through the noise. On Thursday, November 9, 7-8:30 p.m., Beaverton City Library… View Article

Tickets for New Year’s Eve are now available!

Posted on October 15th, 2017 by
Tickets for the Beaverton Library Foundation’s signature event are now on sale! Loud in the Library is the perfect way to ring in the New Year with dancing, food and drinks, games and a midnight balloon drop.  Children may attend under the watchful eye of their parents, but the event is intended for adults and… View Article

Family Resource Fair

Posted on October 1st, 2017 by
Calling all parents and caregivers! The Family Resource Fair is a free, community event for families with children (infants through elementary school). The Family Resource Fair features engaging displays, activities for children and information for adults from over 20 local nonprofit organizations. Exhibits highlight a wide range of topics including children’s healthcare, educational support for… View Article

Beaverton Library Foundation celebrates Summer Reading!

Posted on September 1st, 2017 by
With this year’s theme “Build a Better World”, Beaverton families spent lots of time reading and learning this summer. More than 5400 kids and 2100 teens participated in this year’s summer reading program which is sponsored by the Beaverton Library Foundation. “Children who read through the summer months are less likely to start school behind… View Article

Show your library love with donuts!  

Posted on August 10th, 2017 by
Beaverton Library Foundation will be selling donuts at the Beaverton Farmers Market on August 12 and September 16 at the Beaverton Farmers Market, located next to the Main Library. Please stop by our booth and say hello!

Book Corner Grand Re-opening!

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 by
Beaverton Library Foundation is proud to be a partner with the New Friends of Beaverton City Library. NFBCL sells used books, videos, and music at their store, The Book Corner and online. They spent the winter remodeling the store and reopened with a fresh new look in April. Stop by and take a look! Congratulations… View Article

Scholarship Winner Juliae Riva

Posted on April 27th, 2017 by
Beaverton City Library is proud to present Juliáe Riva with the 2017 Beaverton Library Foundation Scholarship in recognition of her volunteer service and enthusiasm for the library. A senior at Beaverton High School, Juliáe has been volunteering at the library since the summer before her freshman year. She began with the Summer Reading program and… View Article

Loud in the Library 2016

Posted on February 9th, 2017 by
The Beaverton Library Foundation, with support from library staff, hosted Loud in the Library, a New Year’s Eve party, on Saturday, December 31. The Foundation had hoped to attract 300 people for this first-time event, and were absolutely thrilled when more than 400 people came, hailing from Portland, Atlanta, San Francisco and Beaverton. Party revelers… View Article

Mark your calendars! New Year’s Eve Party

Posted on August 30th, 2016 by
Most days, the library is a place to read quietly, catch a storytime, or use a computer. But not on New Year’s Eve 2016! Join us for the party of a year and come make some noise! Learn more here.