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Ongoing Events

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.

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 Board Room. 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

Craft Night

Ages 16 and up are welcome to join us for a night of art, music, and conversation every third Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Use our supplies to try a new art project or bring your own. Show off projects you’ve been working on!

Graphic Novel Book Club

The Graphic Novel Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Library Board Room. 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.

Library Takeover (for Adults)

Adults ages 18 and older are invited to play Nerf games, video games, or try a new craft after hours on Friday nights approximately once every two months. Nerf equipment and light refreshments will be provided. Free! No registration required.

Random Review

Random Review is 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

Sip & Spell: A Spelling Bee for Adults

A spelling bee for adults ages 18 and older (all ages are welcome to watch) that is typically held yearly on the last Saturday of January.

Summer at Your Library

(June-August Only) Read and complete other activities to be eligible to win fabulous prizes every summer. Challenge yourself to try something new or just read as much as you can – the choice is yours!

Winter Break Reading Challenge

(December-January Only) Read and complete other activities to be eligible to win fabulous prizes every winter. Challenge yourself to try something new or just read as much as you can – the choice is yours!

Upcoming Events

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Makers Club

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 | 4:00-5:30 pm | Main Meeting Room, Corvallis Library Makers Club

Understanding & Participating in the Web

Thursday, April 26 | 6-7:30 PM | Main Meeting Room | The Corvallis-Benton County Public Library will

  • Mount Hood painting

Sky Evans: The Wilderness of Women

Saturday, April 28 | 2:00 pm | Main Meeting Room | As an avid hiker, Monroe’s Sky

Bookin’ It: Library 5K* Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, June 9, 2018 | 9:30 a.m. | Riverfront Commemorative Park - Avery Park Loop Registration begins May 1,

  • Nobel Prize

An Evening of Nobel Prizes

Monday, April 30 | 6:30 - 8 pm | Main Meeting Room | OSU faculty experts discuss

Now Available: STEAM Kits

STEAM Kits are designed to enhance and promote learning in the areas of science, technology, engineering, art and math. Each

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Playaway Launchpads

Playaway Launchpads are now in the library's collection! Launchpads are pre-loaded tablets designed for children that circulate for three weeks.

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Craft Night

May 15th | 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM | Main Meeting Room Join us for a night of crafts, music,

  • 3D printing

Makers Club

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 | 4:00-5:30 pm | Main Meeting Room, Corvallis Library Makers Club

Understanding & Participating in the Web

Thursday, April 26 | 6-7:30 PM | Main Meeting Room | The Corvallis-Benton County Public Library will

  • Mount Hood painting

Sky Evans: The Wilderness of Women

Saturday, April 28 | 2:00 pm | Main Meeting Room | As an avid hiker, Monroe’s Sky

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Dia Celebration

Saturday, April 28th | 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Main Meeting Room | Join us for

Bookin’ It: Library 5K* Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, June 9, 2018 | 9:30 a.m. | Riverfront Commemorative Park - Avery Park Loop Registration begins May 1,

  • Nobel Prize

An Evening of Nobel Prizes

Monday, April 30 | 6:30 - 8 pm | Main Meeting Room | OSU faculty experts discuss

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Read with the Beavs!

Wednesday, May 2 | 4:00-5:00 pm | Youth Activity Room Younger readers can practice reading

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Country Fair: Oregon’s Alternative Celebration

Tuesday, May 8 | 6:30 pm | Main Meeting Room | Sandy and Scott Blackman have been

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