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Ongoing Events for Adults

Art Tours

By Request Only. Join Library Board member, Freda Vars, as she leads you through an exploration of the art that can be found at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Email askalibrarian@corvallisoregon.gov to schedule.

Coloring…for Everyone!

Held on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm in the Library Lobby. Check out this new wellness craze and explore a different way to relax. Bring your own coloring books and tools or use ours. All ages welcome!

Corvallis Book Club

The Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Book Club is open to everyone! We meet to discuss various books each third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Library Boardroom. Books are provided by the library and will be available for pick up four weeks preceding the monthly meeting at the 2nd floor reference desk.

Graphic Novel Book Club

The Graphic Novel Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at New Morning Bakery in Corvallis (219 SW 2nd St). Anyone 18 & up is welcome! Read more at the graphic novel page. Books are provided by the library and will be available for pick up four weeks preceding the monthly meeting at the 2nd floor reference desk.

Letter Writing Social

Celebrate the art of crafting handwritten letters the fourth Sunday of the month from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in the Library’s Main Meeting Room.

Random Reviews

Random Reviews are Sponsored by The Friends of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Reviews are held on the second Wednesday of the month from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. and are open to the public and free of charge.

Summer at Your Library

Summer reading isn’t just for kids! For books read and eligible activities completed, adults over the age of 18 are invited to complete entry forms to win prizes every summer. More details may be found here: cbcpubliclibrary.net/summeratyourlibrary/.

For Summer at Your Library info for kids click here; for teens (ages 12-18) click here.

Winter Break Reading Challenge

Reading, Bingo, & Winter Break – what do they have in common? YOU! Stop by a service desk to pick up your reading Bingo card (or download it here) & challenge yourself this Winter Break. You’ll be entered into fabulous prize drawings. Click here to discover how to play!

For Winter Break Reading Challenge info for kids click here; for teens (ages 12-18) click here.

Upcoming Events

Circulation Policy Changes

Starting Tuesday, January 17th, you will notice some changes when checking out materials at any Corvallis-Benton County Library branch!

Games Day

Saturday, January 21st | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Main Meeting Room Join the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library on

Makers Club

Tuesday,  January 24 | 4-5:30 pm | Main Meeting Room Makers Club is a free, all-ages creative, hands-on makers program

Sip & Spell: A Spelling Bee for Adults

Saturday, February 4th | 7:00 PM (Bee Begins), 5:30 PM (Registration) | Whiteside Theatre (361 SW Madison Ave) 3rd Annual

Circulation Policy Changes

Starting Tuesday, January 17th, you will notice some changes when checking out materials at any Corvallis-Benton County Library branch!

Games Day

Saturday, January 21st | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Main Meeting Room Join the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library on

Master Gardener Series: Fruit of the Loam – Melon Varieties for the Willamette Valley

Tuesday, January 24 | 12:00 PM | Corvallis Public Library Main Meeting Room The OSU Master Gardeners, Oregon State University Extension

Makers Club

Tuesday,  January 24 | 4-5:30 pm | Main Meeting Room Makers Club is a free, all-ages creative, hands-on makers program