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  1. Sydney Opera House MH April 2019

    Travel Talk: Cruising Sydney to Singapore (MH)

    Join us for an evening of slides and commentary on the highlights of cruising Sydney to Singapore. Read on...
  2. Dreamers Art Maker April 2019

    Dreamers Art Making Session at Madelyn Helling Library

    Join us to create art about your dream for yourself and for the world! Inspired by the book Dreamers by Yuyi Morales. Read on...
  3. Mobile Devices

    iPad and iPhone Class at Madelyn Helling Library

    This iPad and iPhone Class will help you get acquainted with various features of your apple devices. Read on...
  4. PCT Trail MH April 2019

    Travel Talk: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (MH)

    Join us for an evening with slides and commentary about the highlights of the Pacific Crest Trail from local hiker, Jack Emery. Learn what it's like to prepare for and hike the PCT. Read on...
  5. Crazy Rich Asians Movie MH April 2019

    Asian Drama Lovers: Crazy Rich Asians (MH)

    We love our Asian Dramas! Come by and watch one of the most successful movies of 2018. Read on...
  6. Truckee How To Tech: Smart Device

    Tech Help: Smart Device Basics at Truckee Library

    Have a smart device but don't know how to use it? Don't struggle along on your own, come to the Truckee Library to learn how to use your device! Read on...
  7. Mobile Devices

    How To Tech: Smart Device Basics at Madelyn Helling Library

    Have a smart device but don't know how to use it? Don't struggle along on your own, come to the Collaborative Technology Center to learn how to use your device! Read on...
  8. Open Mike Program April 2019

    Open Mike at Madelyn Helling Library

    Come share a story, sing a song, recite a poem, or express yourself however you would like to the community. Sign up for a time when you get here! Read on...
  9. Organize your Stuff Class

    Organizing Your Stuff for Posterity at Doris Foley Library

    Celebrate Preservation Week with Alisa Austin. Learn how to narrow down your collection, preserve photos, how to deal with newspaper clippings and what supplies you'll need for success. Read on...
  10. Whered you go Bernadette

    Penn Valley Page Turners (PV)

    April 25th's Penn Valley Page Turners book club choice is "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" by Maria Semple. Read on...
  11. Ikes Quarter Cafe

    Librarians in the Wild: Ike's Quarter Cafe

    Nevada County Library Staff are popping up at Ike's Quarter Cafe to talk about the seed lending library and locally grown food. Read on...
  12. Pajama Storytime

    Pajama Storytime at Bear River Library

    Relax after a long day with this evening Storytime. Bring your stuffed animals and come in your pajamas. We'll read books and sing songs that will help get the kiddos ready for sleepy time. Read on...
  13. 3-D Printer Sphere

    3D Printing at Madelyn Helling Library

    Ever wanted to see a 3D printer in action? Interested in getting certified on the Library's MakerBot Replicator 2 so you can design your own creations? Learn the certification process and what's required to keep the printer in tip-top shape Read on...
  14. Paper, Scissors, and Glue Class

    Paper, Scissors, & Glue at Grass Valley Library

    Explore the endless possibilities of what you can create using just these three items in making art. All supplies are provided. Magazine and recycled books will be used for collage pictures. Read on...
  15. Tea and Poetry Time

    Poetry Teatime at Madelyn Helling

    Poetry Teatime pairs tea and treats with poetry reading-anywhere from the kitchen table to a picnic table, by the seaside or on top of a mountain. Come and enjoy some tea and listen to local poets perform poetry readings! Read on...
  16. Kites

    Monthly Maker Challenge: Kites! (GV)

    Join us at the Grass Valley Library for our Monthly Maker Challenge where we dive into concepts of science, technology, engineering, art, and/or math! This month we will be building our own kite! Let's watch them fly! Read on...
  17. Ebook help at Library

    Ebook & Audiobook Dowload Help at Truckee Library

    Need Help Downloading Your E-book or Audiobook? Sign up for assistance with Overdrive\Libby & Enki at the Truckee Library Read on...
  18. Tech It Out!

    Tech It Out! at Truckee Library

    Having trouble downloading that e-book or audio book? Don't struggle along on your own! Stop by Truckee every Tuesday at 4:30 PM for help. Read on...
  19. PocketPoetry

    Pocket Poetry at Grass Valley Library

    National poem in your pocket day is April 18th but we are hoping this self guided program will have you caring one in your pocket all the time. All supplies and directions are provide Read on...
  20. Storywalk in downtown Nevada City

    Storywalk -Downtown Nevada City

    Read a story as you walk through town! Pages of the book will be posted in participating businesses’ windows. Read on...
  21. Anime and Manga Club

    Otaku Club at Grass Valley Library

    4:00 - 5:00 PM every Thursday at the Grass Valley Library. Read on...
  22. RUFF (Read Up for Fun) at Truckee Library

    RUFF (Read Up for Fun) at Truckee Library

    Come read to the Humane Society of Truckee Tahoe therapy animals and stay for fun crafts. Read on...
  23. Adult Coloring Class Truckee

    Adult Coloring at Truckee Library

    Come to the Truckee Library as we set aside some space for adults to indulge their creativity. Coloring pages, crayons, pencils and more! All materials provided. Read on...
  24. ShilohPaws

    PAWS to Read at Penn Valley Library

    Come read to Shiloh our Paws to Read dog every Tuesday at 3:00 PM. Read on...
  25. Collage

    Adult Collage Club at Bear River Library

    Each Saturday, we will follow a prompt to create a unique collage piece. Read on...
  26. Sensory Storytime

    Sensory Storytime at Madelyn Helling Library

    A storytime that is open to all, and formulated for kids with sensory processing issues. Lots of fun playing with our senses, reading a book, singing songs, and of course a bean bag parade! No registration necessary. Read on...
  27. Stay And Play Program

    Stay and Play at Grass Valley Library

    Calling all grandparents, nannies, aunts and uncles, and all other caregivers! Read on...
  28. Toddler Storytime at GV Ongoing

    Toddler Storytime at Grass Valley Library

    Join us for songs, books, and early literacy tips just for toddlers. Drop-in program in the Children's Room at the Grass Valley Library. Read on...
  29. Baby Bookworms Storyhour

    Baby Bookworms at Truckee Library

    Explore early literacy with board books, rhymes, songs, and more. Ages 0-2. Read on...
  30. Teen Tuesdays

    Teen Tuesdays at Bear River Library

    Teens -- meet each week for a different, fun activity. We'll do crafts, retro projects, tech, and life skills programs. Read on...
  31. Toddler Tales

    Toddler Tales at Truckee Library

    Weekly storytime for toddlers featuring books, music, and more! Read on...
  32. Storytime - Ongoing

    Preschool Storytime at Madelyn Helling Library

    Songs, rhymes, books, and early literacy tips for preschoolers. All ages welcome, but we will be aiming the storytime towards kids ages 3-5. Crafts to follow! Read on...
  33. BabyStorytime at GV

    Baby Storytime at Grass Valley Library

    Join us for songs, books, and early literacy tips for babies. Drop-in program in the Children's Room at the Grass Valley Library. Read on...
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    Virtual Reality Experience on Saturdays (MH)

    10 minute sessions where you get to try out our Virtual Reality equipment. Read on...
  35. Makerbot 3-D Printer

    3-D Printer Introduction for Adults at Truckee Library

    Have you seen our new MakerBot Replicator+ 3-D Printer? We'll be having an introductory session for adults Thursday, Feb. 28th, Mar. 28th, & April 25th, from 5:30-6:30 PM. Read on...
  36. Family Crafts

    Family Crafts at Grass Valley Library

    Come join us at the Grass Valley Library for a Saturday Family Craft. Bring the whole family and create some amazing things to decorate your home. Read on...
  37. LEGO people

    LEGO Club at Truckee Library

    Join us at Truckee Library on Saturday's for LEGO club. Read on...
  38. Family Hour

    Family Hour at Bear River Library

    Happening on Saturdays from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Read on...
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    Self-guided Origami (PV)

    Try your hand at Origami at the Penn Valley Library every Friday at 1:00 PM. Read on...
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    Sing-along for all ages (MH)

    Join us every Thursday at the Madelyn Helling Library. Sing favorite songs and learn new ones! Read on...
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    E-Book & Audiobook Download Help (GV)

    Tuesdays from 11 - 12:00 PM and Fridays from 3 - 4:00 PM at the Grass Valley Library. Sign-ups are required. Read on...
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    Game On All Day! (BR)

    Every Saturday at the Bear River Library from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Drop in and play with iPads & board games. Read on...
  43. STEAM Saturdays - Ongoing

    STEAM Saturdays (MH)

    Every Saturday at the Madelyn Helling Library from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Drop-in for some Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math, and of course....LEGOS. Read on...