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Library events for March 23

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.

THURSDAY, MARCH 24

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 11 a.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. Storytime for children ages 24-36 months, with an adult.

Family Storytime - 10:30 to 11 a.m., Rockwood Library. Storytime for children up to age 6, with an adult.

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

Preschool Storytime - 11:15 a.m. to noon, Fairview-Columbia Library. Storytime for children ages 3-6 years, with an adult.

Interactive Storybook Workshop - 2 to 4 p.m., Gresham Library. Join artist Kathy Karbo in creating a playful puppet book. First, Kathy will perform the story of Leo Lionni's classic tale 'Frederick.' After the storytelling performance, participants will construct their own playbook by creating scenery, puppets and props with collage, hand-painted papers, colored fasteners and other goofy stuff.

Paper Airplane Construction - 3 to 4:30 p.m., Troutdale Library. Learn how to make different types of paper airplanes and then fly them through obstacles inside the library. All materials provided. For children ages 9 and older.

FRIDAY, MARCH 25

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

Tiny Tots - 10:15 to 11 a.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. Storytime for children ages 12-24 months, with an adult. Babies up to 12 months old are also welcome.

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

SATURDAY, MARCH 26

Family Storytime - 10:30 to 11 a.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. Storytime for children up to age 6, with an adult.

Family Storytime - noon to 12:30 p.m., Rockwood Library. Storytime for children up to age 6, with an adult.

Toys for Ramona - 2 to 4 p.m., Gresham Library. The children on Klickitat Street created many imaginary games and the necessary toys to go with them. Learn how Ramona made her own instruments, stilts and other inventions out of common household materials. For children ages 4-10 and their families.

BJ's Backyard Clown Show - 4 to 5 p.m., Rockwood Library. Enjoy this fast-paced comedy-variety-clown show with an exciting mix of magic, juggling, puppets, music, physical comedy and audience participation. BJ the Clown has performed more than 1,500 shows in public libraries for nearly 20 years.