Children's Services

Serving children of all ages and their families and caregivers with our collection, digital resources, and expertise.

Residents of Nevada County now have access to free and low-cost museum passes and attractions through the Discover & Go program.


Would you like to plan a school visit at the Grass Valley or Madelyn Helling Library?
Complete a Library Tour Request Form or email us.
  1. Madelyn Helling Library
  2. Grass Valley Library
  3. Truckee Branch
  4. Bear River Station

Madelyn Helling Library

  • Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5): Tuesdays from 10:30 -11:00 AM
  • Sensory Storytime: (ages 0-5): Thursdays 11:00 - 12:00 PM in the Gene Albaugh Community Room
  • PAWS to Read: Come practice your reading with a trained therapy dog on Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Sing-along (all ages): Thursdays 4:00 - 4:30 PM
  • STEAM Saturdays+ LEGO! (all ages): Saturdays 11:00 - 12:00 PM
  • Family Movie Night (all ages): first Friday of the month 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Check our Event Calendar for upcoming special events.
For more information, email us or call 530-265-1541.