Check the event calendar frequently for special events AND all of our Thursday Summer Specials!


Paint a Piggy

July 31st @ 2:00

Paint a piggy bank to take home as the library launches the Money as You Grow Book Club!



2017 Summer Program

Are you ready for a summer of fun, adventure, and challenges? Sign up for the Summer Program for a chance to win great prizes, including a Fire 7 tablet! Visit the library for more details. Program runs June 16th - August 19th.

Free summer lunch locations





Tween Book Club

Tween book club is for anyone ages 10-13. Read the book, then come to book club ready to discuss and snack (yum!)






September 21st @ 3:45: Roller Girl

October 19th @ 3:45: Lost in the Sun

November 16th @ 3:45: The False Prince

December 14th @ 3:45: Theme- a 'retelling' of your choice. (A list is suggestions is available at the library.)


Pokémon Club







July 26th

August 23rd

September 27th


Are you a master trainer… or a beginner? All Pokémon fans in grades 3-8 are invited to Pokémon Club at the Coos Bay Public Library. Bring your cards to trade and battle. Don’t have cards? No worries--borrow a library deck!


Babies and Toddlers

Mother Goose on the Loose: Wednesdays @ 9:30

Find MGOL songs and rhymes here.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten: A self-paced reading program designed to encourage you to read to your baby or toddler. As simple as it seems, reading to your child is the best way to give him or her a strong foundation for literacy and learning. Register at the library and we will help you track your progress. Tips for reading to your baby can be found here.



Storytime: Wednesdays @ 10:30


Elementary Students                                      

LEGO Club: 1st Tuesdays @ 3:30

LEGOs are provided. Show off your creativity! Your creations will be displayed in the library for a month.

Furry Friends Book Club: 3rd Tuesdays @ 3:30

Read to a therapy dog (and possibly be licked by one). Call to reserve your spot.



Remember, older or younger siblings are always welcome at any program. For more information about any of these programs, contact the library at 541-269-1101.




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A full list of available resources can be found here.