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Library events for July 9

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 10

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, JULY 11

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.

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

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, JULY 12

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.

Krump Dance - 2 to 3:30 p.m., Troutdale Library. The krump dance is an energetic and aggressive style of dance born from dancing groups in Southern California. It is characterized by free, expressive movement involving the arms, head, legs, chest and feet. Learn this lively expression of movement.

Computer Lab - 3 to 5 p.m., Troutdale Library. Lab assistants are available to help beginners practice their computer skills.

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.

Citizenship Classes - 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays to Aug. 16, Troutdale Library. Learn about the process of becoming a citizen in this six-session series of classes. Classes are in English. Call 503-988-6318 for information. Register online, in the library or call 503-988-5234.

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.

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, JULY 13

Professor Banjo - 1 to 2 p.m., Gresham Library. Paul Silveria performs as Professor Banjo, entertaining children with sing-a-longs, dancing games and musical stories, all accompanied by lively music that parents can enjoy. He also lets kids try out his instruments and shows them how they can play music at home. Recommended for children ages 3-10 and their families.

Cooperative Storytime - 3 to 4 p.m., Fairview-Columbia Library. Under the instruction of Kristen McKee of Insideout Schoolhouse, this program will use stories, songs and games to explore new ways to play and interact with children. All ages are welcome.

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 up (younger children must be accompanied by an adult). Supplies will be provided.

Felted Sushi - 3 to 4:30 p.m., Troutdale Library. Learn how to use felted sweaters to create faux nori rolls and other colorful sushi pieces. Basic hand sewing skills and pattern making will be taught if necessary. All materials 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.

From the Table to the Garden - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Troutdale Library. No matter what time of the summer, there is always something that can be planted and something else that can be harvested to eat. Join cookbook author and season organic gardener Jean Johnson in planting seeds to take home to your garden while tasting some of the area's seasonal bounty.