The College Essay: Write a Powerful, Persuasive Statement
Thursday, August 7, 3:00-4:00 p.m., lower level
Applying to college? Learn the essential elements of a good application essay through a wide variety of examples from real college applications that illustrate positive and negative features. Tips on how to get started and how to stay on track to successful completion are also included. Presented by Tim Cantrick, an independent college counselor serving students in Lake Oswego and the Portland area.
Sign up for Teen Summer Reading! For teens entering grades 7-12
Win a Blazer Ticket Four-Pack
Enter a raffle to win a Blazer ticket four-pack when you post a review to the new Teen Review page! One raffle ticket for each review. For teens in grades 7-12. Raffle ends August 29. Teen Reviews page
August 4 and August 11, 1:00-3:00 p.m. Lower Level
Test your gaming skills, have fun, eat snacks! For gamers in grades 6-12.
Teen Drawing Classes,
Thursdays, August 14 and August 21, 10:00-noon
All drawing classes on Library main floor
Like to draw? Join us for these summer drawing classes! For students entering grades 6-12. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org or 503-697-6580
Scrabble Tournament for grades 6-12
August 16, 2:00 p.m.
Test your skills in the classic game of Scrabble! Refreshments served.
Please Note: The library reserves the right to photograph program participants for publicity purposes. These photos are for city use only and may be used in future promotional materials.