Author Visit: Carolyn Wood

Carolyn Wood, a lifelong West Slope resident and winner of Olympic gold in swimming in 1960, will be at West Slope Library on Saturday, February 25 at 1:00pm to read from, discuss, and sign her acclaimed new memoir Tough Girl. Tough Girl has received acclaim from The Oregonian, Portland Tribune, and The Eugene Register Guard.

No registration is required, but space is limited. Questions? Please contact us.


Author Event: Ursula K. Le Guin

LOS ANGELES - DEC 15: Ursula Le Guin at home in Portland, Oregon, - California December 15 2005. (Photo by Dan Tuffs/Getty Images)

To kick off Adult Summer Reading this year, West Slope Library and Garden Home Library will be co-hosting award-winning sci-fi author Ursula K. Le Guin at the Garden Home Community Center at 2:30pm on Saturday, June 13. Tickets are required but can be picked up for free at West Slope Library on a first-come, first-served basis (limit 2 per person). This is an exciting opportunity to hear a literary legend talk about her work, so claim your tickets before they’re gone!

Please contact the library with any questions.