There is always something happening in Salem. Find upcoming events, public meetings, and things to do on this calendar.
Bucket of Words meetings include individual and group writing exercises, mini-lessons, encouragement, silliness, and chances to share about works in progress. Meetings include writing prompts for individual or group writing and optional time for sharing. New members are always welcome.
Sign up to get monthly notices about Bucket of Words. You will get the Zoom ID by email the day before each meeting.
Kids through grade 5 with an adult are invited to explore a variety of STEAM activities in the library. Check out a kit at the Children's Desk from a variety of choices for a 30-minute session in Story Room B. A CCRLS library card is required. Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Most kits are recommended for grades 2 - 5, but there is also a small selection of kits available for younger children.
Join neighbors and partners as they work together to make a difference in North Salem Neighborhoods. For more information, call Salem Leadership Foundation at 503-315-8924.
Join neighbors and partners as they work together to make a difference in various south Salem neighborhoods. For more information, call Salem Leadership Foundation at 503-315-8924.
Read and discuss the featured book during our monthly lunchtime adult book club. Free and open to the public. Copies of the book can be checked out at the first floor "ask here" desk. Meetings will take place in the Collaboration Studio on the Plaza Level.
Meeting of the West Salem Redevelopment Advisory Board for the development of the West Salem Urban Renewal Area.
Read and discuss the featured book during our monthly Thursday evening adult book club. Free and open to the public. Copies of the book can be checked out at the first floor "ask here" desk.
Kids with their grown-ups are invited for an hour of unstructured Lego play at the library. Legos are provided. Bring your imagination! No sign-ups are necessary.