Summer at the library - Read~Learn~Explore
June 20th - August 10th from 10:30 am - 1:30 pm (Closed July 2nd - July 6th)
Library open/Reading Program with Prizes/Computers/Arts & Crafts/Games
All programs are FREE to any student from any school. Children 9 and under must be supervised.
FREE summer special events at Holcomb
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 – Oregon Zoo ZAP Team
- 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – This outreach program will bring in small animals (snakes, rabbits, bugs, etc.), skulls, and pelts to teach students about animal adaptations and basic animal natural history.
*Tuesday, June 24, 2018 – OMSI
- 10:30 am – 11:30 am: Where in the Worlds - Climb aboard the spaceship OMSI, create a solar system model, and build an air powered straw rocket.
- 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm: Cowabunga Chemistry - Chemistry has never been so much fun! Students get to make two different gooey, slimy concoctions.
*Tuesday, June 26, 2018 – OMSI
- 10:30 am – 11:30 am: Amazing Whales – Young marine biologists take a close-up look at whales and dolphins. Come crawl inside a 40 - 60 foot life size inflatable whale.
- 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm: Move your Class! – Explore the benefits of exercise as OMSI educators get students moving and shaking.
*Wednesday, August 1, 2018 – J.W. Magic Show
- 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – John Stevens performs a family-friendly magic show full of laughter and fun.
Space is limited for all special events. Reservations are recommended by calling 503-785-8100 x 2641.
*Special events provided by donations from Holcomb PTA