To The Moon! Emily Lovejoy launches her new book at Cafe au Play!

Join us on Saturday, October 25 from 11:15am to 12:15pm for an exciting activity! Author Emily Lovejoy will be at Café au Play promoting her new book, To The Moon. Enjoy a reading by the author, meet the author and illustrator and pick up a signed copy of the book!

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Special Puppet Show Performance Tomorrow!

Special Performance: Tuesday, October 21 @ 11:30am to 12:15pm – TrashMan and the Noise Band! Suggested Donation – $3 – $5 per Walking Human!

“TrashMan and the Noise Band” is a Portlandian rock band, comprised of trash puppets (puppets made literally of trash) and TrashMan, a front man who plays hand made instruments made of re-used items. They’re packing up their tour “van” and are embarking on their first ever tour! Audience members are encouraged to join in and rock out with the “infamous” TrashMan and the Noise Band!

Trashman Photo

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Night Grounds OPEN Thursday & Friday – 5 to 8pm!

Join us tomorrow, Oct. 2nd and Friday, Oct. 3rd for Night Grounds, our new evening youth center and expansion of our Barista Training Program! Although Night Grounds is youth-centered, these activities are open to people of all ages and we encourage everyone to come and participate! Our Night Ground’s hours are every Thursday & Friday from 5 to 8pm. Night Grounds takes place at Cafe au Play: 5633 SE Division Street.

This Thursday is an Artist Meet Up as well as Espresso Demos with our Barista Program Training Students!

And this Friday is Game Night, where you can join friends and strangers in board games, ping pong, or one of your own games from home. We hope to see you there!

Night Grounds Photo

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Special Event Tomorrow – FREE Coffee & Tea – 10am to Noon!

Tuesday, September 23 @ 10am to Noon – FREE Coffee and Tea Drinks courtesy of the Seattle Tourism Board partnering with Cafe au Play!!!

All coffee and tea drinks up to the cost of $3.25 are FREE – YIPPEE!! House Coffee (all sizes), Cafe au Lait (all sizes), Espresso, Macchiatos, Americanos (all sizes), 8 oz Lattes, 8 oz Cappuccinos, Tea (all sizes), and 8 & 12 oz Tea Lattes! That is a lot of FREE DRINKS to choose from! Don’t miss it and spread the word to your friends and family! Thank you Seattle!!

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New! PDX Connections Meet Up Group – Sept. 21 @ 11:30am

Coming up on Sunday, September 21 @ 11:30am to 1pm – PDX Connections Meet Up Group!

Join us for a meet and greet at Cafe au Play. All are welcome! This group particularly welcomes those who have felt (or feel) isolated due to a disability or difference and are hoping to share with the world and community around them all they have to offer. Come enjoy coffee, snacks, games and entertainment!

Learn more about this and other opportunities and RSVP by calling 503-999-1555 OR visit www.meetup.com/New-PDX-Connections-Dynamic-Networks-Activity-Fellowship/

Cafe au Play Sept 21 with phone

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Special Event – TrashMan and the Noise Band – September 16

Special Performance – September 16 @ 11:30am to 12:15pm – TrashMan and the Noise Band! 
“TrashMan and the Noise Band” is a Portlandian rock band, comprised of trash puppets (puppets made literally of trash) and TrashMan, a front man who plays hand made instruments made of re-used items. They’re packing up their tour “van” and are embarking on their first ever tour! Audience members are encouraged to join in and rock out with the “infamous” TrashMan and the Noise Band!
tmnb promo cafe au play
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Cafe au Play CLOSED – September 9th – Electrical Repairs

Cafe au Play is ClOSED on September 9th (one day only) because we have to update our electrical panel due to load and capacity issues!

We will RE-OPEN for regular business hours on September 10th (8am to 5:30pm) and OPEN late starting September 11th (8am to 8pm) for Night Grounds, Cafe au Play’s after hours cafe run by the students in our Barista Training Program.  Stop by on Thursday or Friday evening this week and check it out!

Hours sign - edited for Night Grounds-2

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