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Prepare for Entertaining Inside and Out

By Family Features, 05/22/2017, Categories: Today

With warm weather comes an overwhelming urge to get outside and enjoy it.

Slide Into Summer Safety

By Family Features, 05/22/2017, Categories: Today

Summer is a time for playground fun, camping, boating, swimming, biking and other outdoor activities.

10 Steps to Prep Your Pet for Travel

By Family Features, 05/15/2017, Categories: Today

When summer comes around, a common favorite tradition is jumping in the car and hitting the open road for a vacation, whether it’s a weekend getaway or a longer excursion.

Create a Kaleidoscope of Color with a Unicorn-Themed Party

By Family Features, 05/15/2017, Categories: Today

From colorful cakes and beverages to pastel-hued hairstyles and sparkly manicures, the unicorn trend has become an internet sensation.

Banish Biting Season

By Family Features, 05/15/2017, Categories: Today

As the weather gets warmer, mosquitoes can prevent homeowners from reaping the benefits of living life outside.

Perfect Presents for Dads and Grads

By Family Features, 05/15/2017, Categories: Today

With the end of the school year and summer fast approaching, gifting occasions are plentiful.

Prepare for Your Puppy’s 1st Outdoor Adventure

By Family Features, 05/15/2017, Categories: Today

When there’s a new, adorable puppy in the house, it can be difficult to know what to do next.



  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Paisley Caves and the First Americans

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    When did people first arrive in North America? How did they get here? Museum archaeologists foun...


  • Many Nations - Oregon Tribal Flags

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oregon is home to nine independent tribal nations. Journey into the history and meanings of each ...


  • Explore Oregon

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    300 million years of Northwest natural history. Go Deep. Explore the forces shaping Oregon’s lan...


  • Oregon-- Where Past is Present

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Delve into Oregon’s story, from the first Americans at Paisley Caves to the dynamic cultures of t...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Paisley Caves and the First Americans

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    When did people first arrive in North America? How did they get here? Museum archaeologists foun...


  • Many Nations - Oregon Tribal Flags

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oregon is home to nine independent tribal nations. Journey into the history and meanings of each ...


  • Explore Oregon

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    300 million years of Northwest natural history. Go Deep. Explore the forces shaping Oregon’s lan...


  • Oregon-- Where Past is Present

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Delve into Oregon’s story, from the first Americans at Paisley Caves to the dynamic cultures of t...


  • PreSchool & Lapsit Storytimes

    05/31/2017
    10:00AM — 10:30PM

    Every Wednesday at 10:00am we have two storytimes in the children's area of the library. To the l...


  • Explore Oregon

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    300 million years of Northwest natural history. Go Deep. Explore the forces shaping Oregon’s lan...


  • Many Nations - Oregon Tribal Flags

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oregon is home to nine independent tribal nations. Journey into the history and meanings of each ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Oregon-- Where Past is Present

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Delve into Oregon’s story, from the first Americans at Paisley Caves to the dynamic cultures of t...


  • Paisley Caves and the First Americans

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    When did people first arrive in North America? How did they get here? Museum archaeologists foun...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • Grrrl Jamz

    05/31/2017
    03:30PM — 06:00PM

    Have you ever wanted to play the electric guitar or drum kit? Do you love to sing? Our jam room i...


  • Women's Advisory Council for Youth (WACY)

    05/31/2017
    04:00PM — 04:00PM

    WACY is a volunteer group committed to leadership, empowerment,and equality for all. We support O...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/01/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/01/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Expressive Arts Club

    06/01/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    This club is for all girls who love crafting and creating! Activities include jewelry-making, col...


  • Art & Music-Making with Chamber Music Amici

    06/01/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    Join Chamber Music Amici for two workshops that combine art and music-making! Girls are invited t...


  • Performers at Heart

    06/01/2017
    04:30PM — 05:30PM

    Led by UO Theatre Dept. instructor and artist Zeina Salame, this improv/performance workshop wil...


  • Parent-Daughter Circle

    06/01/2017
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    Creative and expressive activities provide girls and their parents/ guardians with the opportuni...


  • Jean-Luc Ponty: The Atlantic Years

    06/01/2017
    07:30PM — 09:30PM

    "He is a killer. He plays on the violin like Coltrane does on sax." -- Stuff Smith With a car...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Paisley Caves and the First Americans

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    When did people first arrive in North America? How did they get here? Museum archaeologists foun...


  • Many Nations - Oregon Tribal Flags

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oregon is home to nine independent tribal nations. Journey into the history and meanings of each ...


  • Explore Oregon

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    300 million years of Northwest natural history. Go Deep. Explore the forces shaping Oregon’s lan...


  • Oregon-- Where Past is Present

    05/28/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Delve into Oregon’s story, from the first Americans at Paisley Caves to the dynamic cultures of t...


  • Intro to Hip Hop with Xcape Dance Academy

    05/29/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    Build confidence, coordination, and strength in this Hip Hop class back by popular demand! Join a...


  • Drop-In Teen Support Groups

    05/29/2017
    04:00PM — 06:00PM

    These free drop-in support groups are open to all girls and nonbinary youth who are seeking a saf...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Paisley Caves and the First Americans

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    When did people first arrive in North America? How did they get here? Museum archaeologists foun...


  • Many Nations - Oregon Tribal Flags

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oregon is home to nine independent tribal nations. Journey into the history and meanings of each ...


  • Explore Oregon

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    300 million years of Northwest natural history. Go Deep. Explore the forces shaping Oregon’s lan...


  • Oregon-- Where Past is Present

    05/30/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Delve into Oregon’s story, from the first Americans at Paisley Caves to the dynamic cultures of t...


  • PreSchool & Lapsit Storytimes

    05/31/2017
    10:00AM — 10:30PM

    Every Wednesday at 10:00am we have two storytimes in the children's area of the library. To the l...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Paisley Caves and the First Americans

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    When did people first arrive in North America? How did they get here? Museum archaeologists foun...


  • Many Nations - Oregon Tribal Flags

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oregon is home to nine independent tribal nations. Journey into the history and meanings of each ...


  • Explore Oregon

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    300 million years of Northwest natural history. Go Deep. Explore the forces shaping Oregon’s lan...


  • Oregon-- Where Past is Present

    05/31/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Delve into Oregon’s story, from the first Americans at Paisley Caves to the dynamic cultures of t...


  • Grrrl Jamz

    05/31/2017
    03:30PM — 06:00PM

    Have you ever wanted to play the electric guitar or drum kit? Do you love to sing? Our jam room i...


  • Women's Advisory Council for Youth (WACY)

    05/31/2017
    04:00PM — 04:00PM

    WACY is a volunteer group committed to leadership, empowerment,and equality for all. We support O...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/01/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/01/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Expressive Arts Club

    06/01/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    This club is for all girls who love crafting and creating! Activities include jewelry-making, col...


  • Art & Music-Making with Chamber Music Amici

    06/01/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    Join Chamber Music Amici for two workshops that combine art and music-making! Girls are invited t...


  • Performers at Heart

    06/01/2017
    04:30PM — 05:30PM

    Led by UO Theatre Dept. instructor and artist Zeina Salame, this improv/performance workshop wil...


  • Parent-Daughter Circle

    06/01/2017
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    Creative and expressive activities provide girls and their parents/ guardians with the opportuni...


  • Jean-Luc Ponty: The Atlantic Years

    06/01/2017
    07:30PM — 09:30PM

    "He is a killer. He plays on the violin like Coltrane does on sax." -- Stuff Smith With a car...


  • Har-Dee-Har-Har! Gloria enters a cooking contest and she’s in a stew when her recipes go a-rye. S...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/02/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/02/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Free First Friday at the Museum

    06/02/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    The Museum of Natural and Cultural History offers free admission on the first Friday of the month...


  • David Lindley

    06/02/2017
    07:30PM — 09:30PM

    “The Musician From Mars strikes again…During this interview, David Lindley described the great vi...


  • Aerospace Day at the Science Factory

    06/03/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    Join us at the Science Factory for an Aerospace Day just for OP girls! This workshop includes an ...


  • Har-Dee-Har-Har! Gloria enters a cooking contest and she’s in a stew when her recipes go a-rye. S...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/03/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/03/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Exploring the Extraordinary

    06/03/2017
    11:00AM — 03:00PM

    Get ready for this summer's once-in-a-lifetime eclipse! Bring the family to the museum for an ast...


  • Har-Dee-Har-Har! Gloria enters a cooking contest and she’s in a stew when her recipes go a-rye. S...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/04/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/04/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Intro to Hip Hop with Xcape Dance Academy

    06/05/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    Build confidence, coordination, and strength in this Hip Hop class back by popular demand! Join a...


  • Drop-In Teen Support Groups

    06/05/2017
    04:00PM — 06:00PM

    These free drop-in support groups are open to all girls and nonbinary youth who are seeking a saf...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/06/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/06/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • PreSchool & Lapsit Storytimes

    06/07/2017
    10:00AM — 10:30PM

    Every Wednesday at 10:00am we have two storytimes in the children's area of the library. To the l...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/07/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/07/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Grrrl Jamz

    06/07/2017
    03:30PM — 06:00PM

    Have you ever wanted to play the electric guitar or drum kit? Do you love to sing? Our jam room i...


  • Women's Advisory Council for Youth (WACY)

    06/07/2017
    04:00PM — 04:00PM

    WACY is a volunteer group committed to leadership, empowerment,and equality for all. We support O...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/08/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/08/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Expressive Arts Club

    06/08/2017
    04:00PM — 05:00PM

    This club is for all girls who love crafting and creating! Activities include jewelry-making, col...


  • Expressive Arts Showcase!

    06/08/2017
    05:30PM — 07:00PM

    Calling all girls who’d like to share, display, or present their creative skills and projects at ...


  • Little Wonders

    06/09/2017
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

    You and your child are invited to learn and play at the museum during our monthly Little Wonders ...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/09/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/09/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Living History Festival 2017

    06/10/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Folks of all ages are welcome to join in making pioneer crafts like cornhusk dollies, and cra...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/10/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/10/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


  • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

    06/11/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    Gain a global perspective on food. Through spectacular photographs and thought-provoking narrativ...


  • HUNGRY PLANET: What the World Eats

    06/11/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    You’ll never look at your dinner table the same way again. Gain a global perspective on food thr...


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