Adult Library Programs

English Classes Returning January 10th 

English Classes at the Sandy Public Library will start again on January 10th. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00 -1:30 pm. The classes are free and for people of any language background. Children are welcome. For more information, call 503-783-2583 or email:

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12:00 - 1:30 PM
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Volunteers to help teach the classes are still needed! If you are interested in being a volunteer, contact Katie Murphy at 503-783-2583

Mind, Body, Spirit: Creating a Vibrant Adult Life

January - Beginning Watercolor Adventure

Date: Monday, January 9th, 1:00 - 3:30 pm  Rescheduled for February 6th from 1:00 to 3:30 pm.

Location: Sandy Library Community Room 

Description: Local Arist, Eileen Holzman, will teach a one day workshop for beginners.  Please register at the Sandy Library.  This class is full.

Contact: Susie Jenkins at 503-668-5537 or email

February - No More Dieting

Date: Friday, February 24th, 2:00 pm

Location: Sandy Library Community Room 

Description: Victoria Larson ND will present a lecture on healthy eating. There is no one perfect "diet" for everyone, but learning what is good for you goes a long way towards a healthy lifestyle. Most of the "diet rules" are outdated. Find out how to maintain balance for energy and longevity.

Victoria Larson, ND has practiced as a Naturopathic Physician for over 20 years. She writes monthly columns and feature articles on various health topics for local newspapers.

Contact: Susie Jenkins at 503-668-5537 or email



Library Coffee House

Enjoy free refreshments while selecting books and listening to music. A children’s craft will also be available. The event is free and family friendly, and all library services will be open until 8:00pm. The Sandy Public Library is located at 38980 Proctor Blvd. For more information call 503-668-5537.

Upcoming Coffee House Dates:              


    February 3rd
    Brady Goss
Piano with a kick

   March 3rd
   Aaron Meyer
Concert Rock Violinist


April 7th
Eric Kallio
Mountain Style Guitar 








Book Groups

Women's Book Group Men's Book Group Mystery Book Group Hoodland Book Group

2nd Thursday of each month
@ 7:00 pm
Library Community Room

1st Monday of each month
@ 7:00 pm
Sandy Library Community Room

4th Thursday of each month
@ 2:00 pm
 Sandy Senior Center

3rd Wednesday of each month
@ 6:30 pm
Hoodland Library

Discussion Date:

January 12th

Discussion Date:

February 6th

Discussion Date:

January 26th

Discussion Date:

February 15th


Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in helping out at the Sandy and Hoodland Public Libraries? We are seeking volunteers aged 14 and up to help with special events, book processing and repair, children’s events, and various other projects. The amount of involvement is up to you! Monthly or weekly tasks available, a six month commitment is appreciated. Please fill our online volunteer application. If you have any questions, please contact the Sandy Library by phone at 503-668-5537 or by email at or the Hoodland Library by phone at 503-622-3460 or by email at

We look forward to working with you!

All library programs sponsored in part by the 

Friends of the Sandy Library and Friends of Hoodland Library