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  1. Nisenan Speaker Series MH Fall 2019

    Where We Were, Where We Are: Nisenan Speaker Series

    This talk is part of a four-part speaker series. The Library and the Nevada City Rancheria Nisenan are proud to partner on the project, “The Voice of the Nisenan: We Are Still Here.” Read on...
  2. Woman wearing virtual reality googles

    Virtual Reality Open Play at Truckee Library

    Sign up for an opportunity to try our Oculus Rift system with various VR games and experiences! Read on...
  3. reading dog

    RUFF (Read up for Fun) at Truckee Library

    Have you ever read to a pet? Visit our furry friends. Read a book out loud, to yourself, or tell a story to one of the therapy animals. Stay for fun crafts, plus track your visits and get a prize! Read on...
  4. Makerbot filament and 3D Printer

    3D Design Camp at Truckee Library (Bilingual)

    Sign up to learn the fundamentals of 3D design to create your own projects on our MakerBot Replicator+ printer. This is a 3-week, hands-on course with a limited class size. Read on...
  5. Anime Manga Club GV (Ongoing)

    Anime & Manga Club at Grass Valley Library

    Join this teen group (ages 12-18) to discuss everything Anime and Manga. Snacks and activities will be provided. Read on...
  6. Costume Palooza MH Oct 2019

    Costume Palooka! Madelyn Helling Library

    We will have materials and accessories to help you create an original costume. Read on...
  7. Financial Scam MH Oct 2019

    Financial Scam Workshop at Penn Valley Library

    Come learn about the most common scams we see in our county. This is an interactive program so please bring your questions! Read on...
  8. Tech Drop In at BR - Ongoing

    Tech Drop-in at Bear River Library

    Have a question about your device? Are you trying to download e-books or even just connect to the Library Wi-Fi? Read on...
  9. Magician supplies - cards, dice, wand, white gloves and silver cups

    STEM for Kids: Make a Magic Kit at Grass Valley Library

    This month we will be making our own magic kits to wow our friends with numerous illusions! Read on...
  10. Start UP Light bulb

    Start A Start-Up: Make A Plan - Part 2 (MH)

    Part 2 of the Make a Plan class in the Start a Start-up series is about how to define and organize your business's growth by writing a business plan. Read on...
  11. Jewelry Making Class

    Jewelry Making with Jill at Grass Valley Library

    Make a great piece of jewelry at the Grass Valley Library! Read on...
  12. COLOREDPENCILS

    Coloring for Adults at Penn Valley Library

    Join us for coloring! Coloring pages, crayons, pencils and more! All materials provided. Read on...
  13. 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...
  14. Zentagle Rabbit

    Zentangle at Grass Valley Library

    Zentangle is a relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images. This passive program will give you the supplies and ideas you need to create your own design. Read on...
  15. Felt Monster Green

    Needle Felting Minis at Grass Valley Library

    Come and felt a little mini monster or creature. Read on...
  16. yellow labrador with book in front of his paws

    Paws to Read at Penn Valley Library

    Come read to Shiloh our Paws to Read dog! Read on...
  17. Talking to Strangers book by Malcolm Gladwell

    Just Books Book Club at Truckee Library

    The book selection for October 15th is "Talking to Strangers", by Malcolm Gladwell. Read on...
  18. 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...
  19. Ship on the water Columbus Day Closure

    Columbus Day Closure

    All Nevada County Community Libraries are closed on Monday, October 14th for Columbus Day
  20. Game On All Day BR (Ongoing)
  21. Man and woman in old time photograph

    Genealogy for Beginners on Thursdays at Doris Foley

    This drop-in program focuses on a basic introduction to the resources we offer (ancestry.com, Family search +) and the guidance for making your search a success! Read on...
  22. 4 paper owls lined up on shelf

    Make an Owl at Grass Valley Library

    This passive program includes all the supplies you will need to create your very own, one of a kind owl. Read on...
  23. Autumn Leaves on paper for doodling

    Adult Autumn Doodling at Truckee Library

    Every Monday at the Truckee Library! Read on...
  24. Man and woman in old time photograph

    Genealogy for Beginners on Saturdays at Doris Foley Library

    This drop in program focuses on a basic introduction to the resources we offer (ancestry.com, Family Search +) and the guidance for making your search a success! Read on...
  25. Pile of paint and paintbrushes

    Art Attack at Truckee Library

    Teens, let's get artsy and crafty! Each week, we'll do something different, trying out lots of ways of being creative. Ages 12-18. Read on...
  26. Baby girl laying down

    Sensory Storytime at Truckee Library

    Sensory Storytime is for all children and is especially welcoming to children who have a hard time in large groups or are on the spectrum. Read on...
  27. Stay And Play Program

    Stay and Play (GV)

    Join us at the Grass Valley Library for time to play, learn, sing, read, and have fun together! Read on...
  28. COLOREDPENCILS

    Adult Craft & Coloring (TR)

    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...
  29. Parent reading to child

    Family Storytime (TR)

    Bring the family to enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Read on...
  30. LIBRARIES CLOSED ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18TH FOR STAFF DEVELOPMENT DAY

    All Libraries Closed

    In order to better serve our community, the Nevada County Community Libraries will be closed on Friday, October 18th for Staff Development Training. Read on...
  31. Sing Along Child MH Ongoing

    Sing A-Long

    Come sing and play with your child! Engaging music for all ages! Read on...
  32. Collage Club BR (Ongoing)

    Collage Club at Bear River Library

    Each week, we'll follow a prompt to create a unique collage piece. Read on...
  33. Woman wearing virtual reality googles

    Virtual Reality Experience at Madelyn Helling Library

    10 minute sessions where you can try out the Virtual Reality equipment. Read on...
  34. LEGO people

    LEGO Club at Truckee Library

    Play with LEGO in the library! Compete in LEGO challenges or build your own creations. Read on...
  35. STEAM Saturdays - Ongoing

    STEAM Saturdays at Madelyn Helling Library

    Drop-in for some STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and/or math) activities, and of course LEGOs! Read on...
  36. Family Hour

    Family Hour at Bear River Library

    We'll have activities, toys for the kids to play with, and a welcoming atmosphere for parents to chat with each other and for kids to be kids. Read on...
  37. Tech It Out!

    Tech It Out! Truckee Library

    Having trouble with tech? Don't struggle along on your own! Come to the Truckee Library on Tuesdays at 4:30pm! Read on...