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Library events for Aug. 13

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, AUG. 14

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. 15

Read and Romp (1 to 3 years) - 10 to 11 a.m., Gresham Library. Time for tiny tots, toddlers and their caregivers to read and play together.

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

TUESDAY, AUG. 16

Read and Romp (Birth to 1 year) - 10:15 to 11:15 a.m., Gresham Library. Time for babies and their caregivers to read and play together.

Bubble Painting - Noon to 1:30 p.m., Rockwood Library. Learn new painting techniques to create underwater pictures. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8.

Homeschool Book Group for Kids - 1 to 2 p.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. For homeschoolers ages 6-10.Read 'All-of-a-Kind' by Sydney Taylor.

Homeschool Book Group for Teens - 2 to 3 p.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. For homeschoolers ages 14-18. Read 'Five Children and It' by E. Nesbit.

Knights of Veritas - 3 to 4 p.m., Troutdale Library. This interactive show features medieval arms, armor, combat, knighthood and chivalry. Attendees can handle the weapons and try on the armor.

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 is 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.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17

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.