Flow, Flow, Flow Story Time with Ivette Salom!
Thursday, March 22nd, 3:30pm
We have a special guest for this week's Thursday afternoon story time. Illustrator Ivette Salom will read her picture book Flow, Flow, Flow. Go on an imaginative journey that will teach readers the sometimes scary, sometimes wonderful impermanence of life. Join us for this free event!
Launch Party for The League of Lasers Graphic Novel with Mike Lawrence!
Saturday, March 24th, 1pm
Join us for a grand launch party for the fabulous new graphic novel, The League of Lasers, by artist and author Mike Lawrence! It's the second installment in his suspenseful Star Scouts middle grade graphic novel series! Join us!
Backyard Fairies Story Time with Phoebe Wahl!
Sunday, March 25th, 11am
Take a journey into the vibrant, magical world of fairies and sprites with this beautiful new picture book! Author/illustrator Phoebe Wahl will be here to share her whimsical new story that shows magic all around us, under every pebble, leaf, and petal.
A Bear Sat on My Porch Today Story Time with Rilla Alexander!
Tuesday, March 27th, 11am
Join us for a special story time with illustrator Rilla Alexander! She'll be reading her new book, A Bear Sat on My Porch Today, written by Jane Yolen. What do you do if a rather insistent bear squats on your porch? Followed in short order by a shaggy squirrel, a spraying skunk, a playful possum, and a bevy of forest critters large and small? This hilarious cumulative tale of reluctant hospitality and generous inclusivity will leave readers chanting, "OKAY. OKAY! YOU CAN STAY."
Ladybug Girl & the Rescue Dogs Story Time with David Soman & One Tail at a Time
Wednesday, April 4th, 4pm
David Soman, illustrator of the Ladybug Girl series, will read the new book, Ladybug Girl and the Rescue Dogs at a special story time at Green Bean Books! One Tail at a Time PDX dog rescue will bring two adoptable dogs, as well! Get ready for a face-licking, tail-wagging, good story time.
Grandmother Fish Story Time & Craft with Jonathan Tweet!
Thursday, April 5th, 3:30pm
Author Jonathan Tweet will lead our Thursday afternoon story time for a reading of his picture book Grandmother Fish which introduces kids to evolution in a fun, engaging manner. A craft will follow the reading. Free!
Cycle City Book Launch Event with Alison Farrell and Community Cycling Center!
Sunday, April 8th, 11am
Bring your bikes for this fun event! Local author/illustrator Alison Farrell launches her debut picture book Cycle City with a story time, signing, and a bike decorating station followed by a mini parade with our friends from the Community Cycling Center!
Peter & Ernesto Graphic Novel Release Party with Graham Annabel!
Sunday, April 15th, 11am
Graham Annabel returns to Green Bean Books to read his graphic novel Peter & Ernesto! A hilarious new graphic novel series who discover that everything is more fun with a friend by your side! Be sure to check out the cool diorama at the store!
Every Tuesday 11-11:30am
Every Thursday 3:30-4pm
New Friday Baby Story Time 10:30am Fridays!
Every Sunday 11-11:30am
unless special event
Join Ms. Yvonne of Heart in Hand Preschool for her monthly puppet show!
Thursday, April 19th, 3:30pm
Read to a Dog
Sunday, April 8th, 12-1pm
Call 503-954-2354 to register
Spanish Story Time
Saturday, February 24th, 11am
Saturday, March 10th, 11am
with Portland Early Learning Project