Giraffes Ruin Everything Story Time with Author Heidi Schulz
Sunday, August 28th, 11am
Portland author, Heidi Schulz reads her new picture book, Giraffes Ruin Everything at a special story time! Heidi Schulz is the author of the New York Times Bestselling Hook’s Revenge, and a sequel, Hook’s Revenge: The Pirate Code. Hooks Revenge is currently an Oregon Battle of the Books pick for 2017. Giraffes Ruin Everything is a cheeky tale about misbehaving giraffes! A free craft for kids will follow the reading and signed copies of all of Heidi’s books will be available for purchase.
Malala at the Moda Center
Tuesday, August 30th, 7:30pm
Green Bean Books will be on location at the Moda Center to see the amazing Malala Yousafzai speak in person! We will have plenty of her books for sale at our booth at the Moda Center, so come by, say hi and pick up a copy.
Dear Dragon Story Time with Illustrator Rodolfo Montalvo
Tuesday, September 6th, 11am
Join us for a special Dragon themed story time as illustrator Rodolfo Montalvo shares his new book, Dear Dragon and leads a dragon-y craft for kids!
This event is free and signed copies of Rodolfo's books will be available for purchase after the reading.
Marta! Big & Small Bilingual Story Time
Sunday, September 11th, 11am
Join award winning author, Angela Dominguez for a Spanish/English bilingual story time as she shares her new book, Marta! Big & Small as well as other award winning favorites! This is a free event and signed copies of Angela's books will be available for purchase after the reading.
Alberta Street Sidewalk Sale!
Saturday & Sunday, September 10th and 11th
Find amazing bargains up and down Alberta Street all weekend long! We will have scads of great books at 50% off in front of Green Bean! Stock up for a year of fantastic reading!
DAHLicious Delights Event at Voodoo Doughnuts on East Burnside!
Friday, September 16th, 11am-4pm
Join us at Voodoo Doughnuts and try their new doughnut in celebration of none other than Roald Dahl! Green Bean will be on location at the Voodoo on East Burnside from 11-4pm in case you'd like to pick up a copy of one of Roald Dahl's delectable books while you are eating his new celebratory doughnut!
Rosemary Wells Leads Picture Book Discussion with Educators and Parents
Friday, September 16th, 4pm
Educators and parents are invited to a special afternoon discussion with famed author, Rosemary Wells, to discuss literature and kids! Rosemary will be featuring her new release Hand in Hand among many others. This is a free event and signed copies of Rosemary's books will be available for purchase.
Story Time with Cartoonist Vera Brosgol
Sunday, September 25th, 11am
Join us for a special story time with cartoonist Vera Brosgol. She'll read her new picture book, Leave Me Alone! and teach us some of her best cartooning tips!
This event is free and signed copies of Vera's books will be available for purchase.
Penguin Problems Release Party with Author Jory John!
Tuesday, September 27th, 5pm
Celebrate the release of the sensational Penguin Problems by author Jory John at a special story time at Green Bean Books! We'll have a reading, craft and lots of treats for kids! This event is free and signed copies of Jory's books will be available for purchase.
Robot Story Time with Author/Illustrator Jake Parker
Thursday, September 29th, 4pm
Join us for a special Robot themed story time with author/illustrator Jake Parker to celebrate the release of his new book, Little Bot and Sparrow. A robot craft will follow the story time. This event is free and signed copies of Jake's books will be available for purchase after the reading.
Every Tuesday 11-11:30am
Every Thursday 3:30-4pm
New Friday Baby Story Time 10:30am Fridays starting Sept. 9th!
Every Sunday 11-11:30am
unless special event
Wednesday, September 28th,
OBOB Quinny and Hopper is this month's book club pick!
Read to a Dog
Sunday, September 4th,
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Spanish Story Time
Sunday, September 18th,