March 20th, 2013
Events are sorted by start time.
Better Living Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show: An earth-friendly event featuring kids activities, gardening workshops, fashion shows, cooking demonstrations, and more. Portland Expo Center. (Note: On-site parking is $8.)
Friday, March 22
Portland Art Museum Free Night: It’s the fourth Friday of the month, which means admission is free from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
James Beard Award-winning writer Elissa Altman will talk about her book “Poor Man’s Feast: A Love Story of Comfort, Desire, and the Art of Simple Cooking” at Powell’s City of Books on Burnside, 7:30 pm.
Saturday, March 23
Guided Nature Walk at Tryon Creek State Natural Area: This week’s theme is “Ethnobotany.” 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd, Portland, 10:00 am.
Fancy Nancy Tea Party: Children ages 3-6 years and their families are invited to enjoy fun activities and yummy treats. Dress fancy! Northwest Library (2300 NW Thurman St, Portland), 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
The Toy Trains: This kids rock band will perform at Hillsboro Main Library (2850 NE Brookwood Parkway, Hillsboro), 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm.
Richard Hell, writer and musician, will talk about his memoir, “I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp.” Powell’s City of Books on Burnside, 4:00 pm.
Sunday, March 24
Author David Shields will talk about his book, “How Literature Saved My Life.” Powell’s City of Books on Burnside, 7:30 pm.
For free concerts, see Concert Co-op.
And please check out your local library!
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