July 23, 2022
Eugene Riverfront Festival
"Fleetfoot's Rise" Storytime (Riverfront Festival)
Saturday, July 23, 2022
Meet the creators of this new children's book about local track and field.
From July 15 through July 24, relax and recharge with Eugene Public Library in the Kids Zone at the Eugene Riverfront Festival. Drop by the library's tent anytime to color, play jumbo games, or enjoy sensory toys -- and leave with a free book to keep! The Kids Zone will be open until 8pm each day.
Plus, visit to meet authors and enjoy storytimes:
"The Hippo-Critic" and "Little Big Bear" storytimes
Sat., July 16 at 4pm
Sun., July 24 at 4pm
Join Chef Andre Royal for a fun storytime and VR experience based on his books "The Hippo-Critic" and "Little Big Bear"--- with free copies of the book and coloring pages to take home.
"Fleetfoot's Rise" storytimes
Sun., July 17 at 5pm
Thurs., July 21 at 6pm
Sat., July 23 at 5pm
Meet up with the authors and illustrator of "Fleetfoot's Rise," a new book celebrating Lane County’s rich tradition of track and field, created by Friends of the Children of Lane County -- and take away coloring pages and a walking guide to local places featured in the book.