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Shakespeare Week is April 21-25

Here are the events taking place at the Hood River Library:

April 21 — 2:30-5 p.m., Shoe Box Stage Craft: Assemble ashoe box theater and all the world’s your stage.

April 22 — 3 p.m., Shakespeare Matinee for Kids: Enjoy three classic tales in charming stop animation. Drawings for prizes.

April 23 — 6 p.m., Birthday Party Bash. Celebrate with Portland’s Original Practice Shakespeare Festival as they perform “A Comedy of Errors,” the famous farce of twins separated at birth. Come dressed as s twin (with a friend) for prizes. Birthday cake served.

April 25 – 1 p.m., Swordplay workshop: Shakespeare’s stories are famous for their sword duels. Come learn the basics and a scene from Macbeth. Ages 8 and up only, please.

All week for kids — memorize a famous Shakespeare quote for a free book. Kids can pick up a quotation bookmark in the kid’s library starting April 14.

All week for grown ups — Shakespeare Quiz. Think you know the Bard? Test your knowledge for prizes.


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