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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

Introducing Lynda.com

We're excited to announce that we now provide free access to Lynda.com with your library card number and 4-digit

Jim Lindsay: Swerve

Wednesday, Nov. 28th | 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. | Main Meeting Room | Local author Jim Lindsay

  • Open book with coffee

November Book Club Selection

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 7:00 p.m. Library Board Room The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Cora is a young

  • International Games Day logo

Games Day

Saturday, December 8th | 2:00 - 5:00 PM | Main Meeting Room | A wide variety of

  • Craft Night banner

Craft Night

Tuesday, Dec. 18th | 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Main Meeting Room | Join us for a

Makers Club

Tuesday, November 27 | 5:30-7:00 p.m.. | Main Meeting Room | Roll up your sleeves

Tween Code Club

Monday, November 27 | 4:00-5:30 p.m. | Main Meeting Room Tweens in 4th-6th grade will explore coding

  • Open book with coffee

November Book Club Selection

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 7:00 p.m. Library Board Room The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Cora is a young

Jim Lindsay: Swerve

Wednesday, Nov. 28th | 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. | Main Meeting Room | Local author Jim Lindsay

  • International Games Day logo

Games Day

Saturday, December 8th | 2:00 - 5:00 PM | Main Meeting Room | A wide variety of

  • Craft Night banner

Craft Night

Tuesday, Dec. 18th | 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Main Meeting Room | Join us for a

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