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Library events for July 30

The following is a list of free programs and events being held at the following East Multnomah County libraries: Fairview-Columbia Library, 1520 N.E. Village St., 503-988-5655; Gresham Library, 385 N.W. Miller Ave., 503-988-5387; Rockwood Library, 17917 S.E. Stark St., 503-988-5396; and Troutdale Library, 2451 S.W. Cherry Park Road, 503-988-5355.

Call each library or visit multcolib.org/events for more information.

SUNDAY, JULY 31

Chess at the Library - 1 to 4:30 p.m., Gresham Library. Have fun playing chess or Chinese chess. The library will provide equipment. All ages welcome.

Computer Lab - 2 to 4:30 p.m., Rockwood Library. Lab assistants are available to help beginners practice their computer skills. Assistance is available in Russian and English.

MONDAY, AUG. 1

Tiny Tots - 10 to 10:45 a.m., Gresham Library. Storytime for children, ages 12-24 months, with an adult.

Toddler Storytime - 10:15 to 10:45 a.m., Troutdale Library. Storytime for children, ages 24-36 months, with an adult.

Toddler Storytime - 11 to 11:30 a.m., Gresham Library. Storytime for children, ages 24-36 months, with an adult.

Magical Roosters and Sneaky Bats - 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Troutdale Library. Hear world traveler and author Dr. Margaret Read MacDonald share her favorite folktales from the lively spots she has visited.

Preschool Storytime - 11:15 to 11:45 a.m., Troutdale Library. Storytime for children, ages 3-6, with an adult.

Something Smells Fishy - Noon to 1:30 p.m., Rockwood Library. Under the direction of artist Anya Hankin, participants will make their very own shimmering, brightly colored fish inspired by the book, 'The Rainbow Fish.'

Computer Lab for Job Seekers - 4 to 6 p.m., Gresham Library. Update your résumé, file for unemployment or apply for a dream job in this computer lab for job seekers. Limited technical support is provided.

TUESDAY, AUG. 2

Book Babies - 10:15 to 11 a.m., Gresham Library. Storytime for infants up to 12 months old, with an adult.

Preschool Storytime - 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Gresham Library. Storytime for children, ages 3-6, with an adult.

Homeschool Book Group for Tweens - 1 to 2 p.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. For homeschoolers ages 10-14. Read 'The Wrestling Game' by Ellen Raskin.

Computer Lab - 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. Lab assistants are available to help beginners practice their computer skills. Spanish-language assistance available.

Computer Lab - 4 to 7 p.m., Gresham Library. Lab assistants are available to help beginners practice their computer skills.

Teen Lounge and Homework Center - 4 to 6:30 p.m., Rockwood Library. Use library computers, get homework help or just do homework and listen to music. For teens in grades sixth through 12th.

Intercambio/Language Exchange - 6 to 7:30 p.m., Gresham Library. Practice speaking English or Spanish in a friendly atmosphere. Beginners are welcome.

TechnoHosts - 6 to 8 p.m., Rockwood Library. Get free one-on-one help with basic computer issues.

Teen Tuesdays - 6 to 7 p.m., Rockwood Library. Add friends to your real-life social network. Stay at the library after Teen Lounge and chill, craft or just connect.

Yarn Club - 6 to 8 p.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. Whether your interest is knitting or crocheting, come join the fun. All experience levels and ages are welcome; bring your own supplies.

Pajama Time - 6:30 to 7 p.m., Troutdale Library. Time for children, age 6 and younger, with an adult to put on their pajamas, grab a bedtime buddy and join in for stories, songs and fun.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 3

The Drum: A Story from India - 1 to 2 p.m., Gresham Library. Filled with music and movement, this story explores how wishes can be granted in unexpected ways. After the show, kids are invited to come out and play.

Family Crafts - 3 to 4:30 p.m., Troutdale Library. Try your hand at some nifty craft activities. These simple projects are fun for the whole family and are designed for ages 8 and older (younger children must be accompanied by an adult). Supplies will be provided.

Intercambio/Language Exchange - 6 to 7:30 p.m., Rockwood Library. Practice speaking English or Spanish in a friendly atmosphere. Beginners are welcome.

TechnoHosts - 6 to 8 p.m., Rockwood Library. Free one-on-one computer help for the whole family. No registration is required.