Awards Party for Laura Veirs!
Saturday, February 23rd, 1pm
Laura Veirs recently won an Pacific Northwest Book Award for her gorgeous picture book, Libba, and we are ready to celebrate! Join us for cupcakes and fun and get a signed copy!
Sunday, February 24th, 11am
We're wild with excitement for our Yeti event. We'll enjoy yeti songs and stories. And you can have your picture taken with the yeti!
Pickles the Pig Meet & Greet & Signing!
Sunday, February 24th, 1pm
Meet Instagram and children's book star Pickles the Pig and owner/author Maddie Johnson for a meet and greet! Get a signed copy of her adorable book, How Tickles Saved Pickles: a True Story and get your picture taken with this wonderful pig!
Middle Grade Event with Holly Goldberg Sloan!
Monday, February 25th, 4:30pm
Holly Goldberg Sloan (author of bestsellers like Counting by 7s and Appleblossom the Possum) will read from her newest middle grade novel To Night Owl From Dogfish (co-written by Meg Wolitzer). Readers will want to pick up this hilarious story of two girls being forced to become friends when their dads fall in love. It'll be one crazy summer full of adventure, laughter, and family.
Mr. Wolf's Class: Mystery Club Graphic Novel Event!
Sunday, March 3rd, 11am
Meet graphic novelist Aron Steinke as he shares the second book in his Mr. Wolf's Class series: Mystery Club! Interactive drawing and signing to follow the reading!
Bearnard's Books Story Time with Deborah Underwood!
Sunday, March 10th, 11am
Author Deborah Underwood will share her new picture book, Bearnard's Book, about a bear who is excited that he'll be the star of his own book. But what kind of bear does he want to be? A funny story about learning to be yourself. A signing will follow the reading.
Feminism for Boys and Girls with Elizabeth Rhodes!
Tuesday, March 12th, 11am
Author Elizabeth Rhodes will be sharing her board book, Feminism is for Boys, to everyone- boys and girls in this special story time.
Musical Story Time with Linda Yapp!
Thursday, March 14th, 3:30pm
Musician Linda Yapp returns to Green Bean Books to share songs and stories from her album, A New Day!
Rojo the Llama Visit!
Sunday, March 17th, 11am-12pm
Rojo the Therapy Llama will offer hugs and kisses and, of course, picture perfect moments out on the Green Bean Deck!
It's the perfect Saint Patrick's Day treat!
Three-Book Story Time with Gretchen McLellan and Catherine Odell!
Tuesday, March 19th, 11am
Gretchen McLellan and Catherine Odell will share their picture book, I'm Done!, about an impatient little beaver building his first dam. Then, each one will share their other picture books about friendship, Button and Bundle and Pepper and Frannie, respectively.
Mindfulness Story Time and Activity with Mind Move Make!
Saturday, March 23rd, 1pm
Join Julie Jansen of Mind Move Make for another Mindfulness Story Time and Mind Move Make perfect for ages 5-9.
Max Explains Everything: Soccer Expert Story Time with Deborah Hocking!
Sunday, March 24th, 11am
Illustrator Deborah Hocking returns with a story time for the second installment in the Max Explains Everything series (written by Stacy McAnulty). Soccer is the name of the game in this fun new title.
The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon Story Time with Matthew Burgess!
Tuesday, March 26th, 11am
Matthew Burgess (of Enormous Smallness) will read his latest picture book, The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon, about sibling rivalry and bad moods.
The Astonishing Maybe Middle Grade Event with Shaunta Grimes!
Wednesday, March 27th, 4pm
Debut novelist Shaunta Grimes shares her middle grade The Astonishing Maybe about an introverted boy who befriends a roller skating, cape wearing girl.
Baby Dragon, Baby Dragon Story Time with Lena Podesta!
Thursday, March 28th, 3:30pm
Illustrator Lena Podesta will share dragon stories including her first picture book, Baby Dragon, Baby Dragon.
Girl Scout Science Story Time with STEAM Activity!
Friday, March 29th, 2pm
If you have a kid interested in learning more about the Girl Scouts, this is the perfect event for them. We'll share science-themed stories and do a fun kids activity- as well as have someone speak about the organization with a focus on STEAM. Perfect for ages 5-10.
The Little Guys Story Time Launch Party with Vera Brosgol!
Sunday, March 31st, 11am
We're excited to welcome back Vera Brosgol as she launches her newest picture book, The Little Guys! They may be little but they can do great things when they work together!
New Musical Story Time 11am Mondays!
Every Tuesday 11-11:30am
Every Thursday 3:30-4pm
Baby Story Time 10:30am Fridays!
Every Sunday 11-11:30am
unless special event
Read to a Dog
Sunday, March 10th, 12-1pm
Pet Partners trained
Call 503-954-2354 to register
Rescheduled Due to Snow
New Date and Time Coming Soon!
Saturday, February 9th, 1pm
with Mr. Nathan