Out & About: Friday, Sept. 1 to Thursday, Sept. 7
RUAILE BUAILE — Saturday, Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m. A young Irish contemporary pop-folk group will perform at Sherwood Center for the Arts, 22689 S.W. Pine St., Sherwood. Tickets are $10 to $25 and available through Brown Paper Tickets, brownpapertickets.com/event/2911196. The door price is $25. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
THE ACKERLY AT TIMBERLAND — Friday, Sept. 1, 1-4 p.m. The residential facility with independent and assisted living units at 11795 N.W. Cedar Falls Drive, Portland, is celebrating its one-year anniversary.
Note: All Washington County libraries will be closed this Monday, Sept. 4, for Labor Day. They will re-open on Tuesday.
17455 S.W. Farmington Road Suite 26A
SIT N' STITCH — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 1:30-3 p.m. Bring your knitting, crochet or other yarn project, and plan to trade tips or simply enjoy the company of fellow crafters while you work on your latest creation.
FAMILY STORYTIME — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 10:30-11 a.m. Join for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun geared toward getting kids hooked on reading from an early age.
Beaverton City Library
12375 S.W. Fifth St.
BEST OF THE 43RD NW FILMMAKERS' FESTIVAL TOUR — Tuesday, Sept. 5, 7-8:30 p.m. Enjoy a free screening of a carefully selected cross-section of filmmaking from the Northwest.
MEDICARE 101 — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2-4 p.m. Donna Delikat, a field and training officer for the Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA) program, will provide an overview of Medicare and an introduction to the free counseling services provided by SHIBA Medicare overview.
12505 N.W. Cornell Road
OPEN COMPUTER LAB — Tuesday, Sept. 5, 10 a.m.-noon and Thursday, Sept. 7, 3-5 p.m.. Attend this event if you need help setting up an email account, formatting your resume or getting eBooks downloaded from the library.
TECH TUTOR — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 5:30-7:30 p.m. The library offers one-on-one tech tutoring sessions by appointment. Call 503-644-0043, extension 114, to register.
Garden Home Community Library
7475 S.W. Oleson Road, Suite 6
NERD NIGHT: TRIVIA FOR ADULTS — Tuesday, Sept. 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Come test your knowledge — solo or in a team — and find out who knows the most. Sets vary each month.
22560 S.W. Pine St.
TWOS TOGETHER STORYTIME — Tuesday, Sept. 5, 10:15-11 a.m.. At this program you will read books, sing songs, move to music and action rhymes while developing early literacy skills your child will need once they enter school.
FUN FOR ONES — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 10:15-11 a.m. Enjoy interactive reading, rhymes, music and movement for developing early literacy skills, socialization and play for your toddler.
JANIS MIGLAVS: WE ALL HAVE FIVE FINGERS — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Local photographer JÃ„?nis Miglavs will give a visual presentation of his life-changing adventures during his 17-year quest to find the roots of his personal beliefs and religion in Africa.
LIBRARY TRIVIA NIGHT AT 503 UNCORKED — Thursday, Sept. 7, 7-8:30 p.m. Join librarian Beth for a night of trivia at 503 Uncorked, 22578 S.W. Washington St. in Sherwood, and test your knowledge on general categories, including pop culture, current events, history, music and literature.
Tigard Public Library
13500 S.W. Hall Blvd.
Tualatin Public Library
18878 S.W. Martinazzi Ave.
TEEN WII U OR XBOX ONE — Saturday, Sept. 2 and Sunday, Sept. 3, 1-5 p.m. Join other teens at the library and let the gaming begin.
BOOK DISCUSSION — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 7-8 p.m. This month, the group will be discussing Charles Dickens novels. All are welcome.
ANIME MOVIE NIGHT — Thursday, Sept. 7, 6-8 p.m. Ages 12 and up. Join us for great Japanese animation and delicious Asian snacks, and learn about Japanese culture and history along the way.
3678 S.W. 78th Ave.
WEST SLOPE BOOK GROUP — Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2-3 p.m. This member-led book group is free and open to the public. This month's book is "Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill" by Sonia Purnell.