News & Announcements

L.O. Reads 2013: Victoria Trabosh's Life Changing Story

Victoria Trabosh, founding Board Member and President of the Itafari Foundation, along with members of the Rwandan community will tell their story of Rwanda. Victoria is also loaning the Heritage House photos of her trips to Rwanda which will be on display all month.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Victoria Trabosh's Life Changing Story
L.O. Reads 2013: Rwandan Music by Enric Sifa

Musician Enric Sifa lived through the Rwandan genocide. To comfort himself and other children living on the streets, he began singing his mother’s songs. Now he speaks and performs in both Rwanda and the United States, advocating for marginalized children.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Rwandan Music by Enric Sifa
L.O. Reads 2013: Geological Extravaganza

Geography plays an important role in Running the Rift, from the steep hills that Jean Patrick Nkuba trains on, to his love of rocks imparted by his American geology professor. This is your chance to glean an overview of minerals, rocks, & volcanoes, and learn about the unique geological activities specific to the Rift Valley in which Rwanda lies. Michelle Stoklosa has a Ph.D.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Geological Extravaganza
L.O. Reads 2013: Adam Bacher --A Day in the Life

This presentation will take place at Marylhurst University Commons.  See map below.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Adam Bacher --A Day in the Life
L.O. Reads 2013: Trivia Bowl competition

Monday February 25, 7:00 p.m. at Chuck’s Place, 148 B Ave. To Register call: 503-675-2538 or cglazer@ci.oswego.or.us

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Trivia Bowl competition
L.O. Reads 2013 - 8K Fun Run

Saturday February 23, 8:45 a.m. at the Library, 706 4th St.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013 - 8K Fun Run
L.O. Reads 2013: Cooking Class

Cooking Class
Friday, February 22, 6:00 p.m. at In Good Taste, 6302 SW Meadows Rd.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Cooking Class
L.O. Reads 2013: Book Discussion with Brian Doyle

Friday, February 22nd, 6 p.m. at Oswego Lake Country Club, 20 Iron Mountain Blvd. $25 per person,
reservations required: 503-675-2538

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Book Discussion with Brian Doyle
L.O. Reads 2013: Rwandan Luncheon

Friday, February 22, 12:00 noon at the Adult Community Center, 505 G Ave. $5 per person, reservations required, call 503-635-3758.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Rwandan Luncheon
L.O. Reads 2013: Hear the Author Naomi Benaron
NOTE:  TICKETS ARE REQUIRED.  HOWEVER, GUESTS WITHOUT TICKETS WILL BE ABLE TO ENTER THE AUDITORIUM AT 6:45 PM IF THERE ARE SEATS AVAILABLE.  EVERY YEAR THERE HAVE BEEN SEATS AVAILABLE AT SHOW TIME.

Naomi Benaron introduces her background, how she came to writing and specifically how she came to writing about Rwanda.

Read More about L.O. Reads 2013: Hear the Author Naomi Benaron

Pages