Madelyn Helling Library

Madelyn Helling Library

Main Branch

The Madelyn Helling Library is the main branch of the Nevada County Community Library system, located near the Eric Rood Government Center in Nevada City. Open six days a week, this bustling branch always has something interesting going on.

Collaborative Technology Center (CTC)

 The Madelyn Helling Library CTC offers free technology classes and the use of digital resources.  Check our calendar to sign up for classes or call for assistance at 530-265-7050.


Gene Albaugh Community Room

The Madelyn Helling library is the also the home of the library's Gene Albaugh Community Room, available for rental at $10 per hour with a 2 hour minimum and 10 hour per month maximum.

Gold Rush and Prospector Study Rooms

Two study rooms are available for reservation for 1 or 2 hour increments.  You may make a study room reservation up to fourteen days in advance. Capacity not to exceed 6 people and rooms are not to be used for business purposes, including paid tutoring.

Marian E. Gallaher, M.D. Amphitheater

The Madelyn Helling library offers an outdoor Amphitheater, available daily from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Review rental agreement and Amphitheater calendar for availability. 

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  1. Thu Sep. 20

    Sensory Storytime (MH) A storytime that is open to all, and formulated fo...
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  2. Thu Sep. 20

    Sing Along for All Ages (MH) Sing favorite songs and learn new ones! Singing wi...
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  3. Fri Sep. 21

    3rd Friday Art Meetup (MH) Gather with others who want to create and talk abo...
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  1. Sat Sep. 22

    Virtual Reality Experience (MH) 10 minute sessions where you get to try out our ...
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  2. Sat Sep. 22

    STEAM Saturdays (MH) Drop-in for some STEAM (science, technology, engin...
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