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Posted on: June 21, 2018

4th of July Holiday

4TH OF JULY

All Nevada County Libraries will be closed on 4th of July in observance of the holiday.

Library News
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Pronunciator

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Nevada County Community Library is pleased to announce our newest digital resource, Pronunciator, an online language-learning system free for all library patrons. It offers over 80 of the world's most popular languages. Free.  Available through o...

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Posted on: June 23, 2018

Painting River Rocks at Bear River Library

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any
Presenter: Mellisa
Mellisa Hannum
(530) 271-4147
mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 23, 2018

SYRCL Yuba Field Trip

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Enjoy a walk along the riverbank, view salmon habitat, get your hands and feet wet looking for salmon food (AKA bugs!), and play games. Register in advance online. Meet at the river (participants responsible for transportation).Please register yourself an...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Cupcake Competition at Grass Valley Library

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We need you and your skills to decorate and complete the most outrageous and delicious cupcakes you can.Ages 12-18Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): TeenPresenter: RachelRachel Schneider(530) 470-2693rachel.schneider@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Bus Storytime at Grass Valley Library

Gold Country Stage

In partnership with Gold Country Transit, we’re jumping on the bus for a ride around town with songs, books, and fun! We’ll make bus-based art for the first half hour before boarding the bus. Register in advance.Please sign yourself an...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Unicorn Party at Madelyn Helling Library

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Unicorn crafts, stories, bubbles, facepaint, and unicorn poop (rainbow slime!).Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): AnyPresenter: LisaLisa Nowlain(530) 265-1538lisa.nowlain@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Penn Valley Page Turners

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Penn Valley has a book club! Meet and discuss stories with other Penn Valley patrons. Enjoy tea, coffee, and snacks.

Event Type(s): Book Club
Age Group(s): Adult



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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Stuffed Animal Palooka Party at Bear River

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): Ages 5-10, Babies and Toddlers (birth - 3 years), Preschool (3 - 5 yrs)Presenter: MellisaMellisa Hannum(530) 271-4147mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Explore Robots (PV)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any
Presenter: Lisa
Anne Odell
(530) 432-5764
anne.odell@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Water Cycle Investigations (TR)

SYRCL Water Cycle June

Calling all young scientists: Join Detective Drizzle in hands-on activities that explore the water cycle. Come and get your hands wet as we investigate the mystery of the magical liquid upon which all life depends! Presented by South Yuba River Citizens L...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Seed Bombs with Bear Yuba Land Trust (BR, GV, & MH)

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Join our special guest from the Bear Yuba Land Trust to learn all about nature, trails, conservation, and more.No registration required. Ages 5 and up.

Tuesday, June 26th @ Bear River Library - 5:30 pm

Wednesday, June 27th @ Grass Valley Library - 1:30 pm

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Stuffed Animal Sleepover Storytime (BR)

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 All ages are welcome.*Stuffed animals may be dropped off any time during the Library's open hours.*Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program, StorytimeAge Group(s): 0-5 (K)Presenter: MellisaMellisa Hannum(530) 271-4147mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Garden with Sierra Harvest (GV)

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See what it takes to make a beautiful garden.
Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any
Rachel Schneider
(530) 470-2693
rachel.schneider@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

iPad and iPhone Class (MH)

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This iPad and iPhone Class will help you get acquainted with various features of your apple devices. Please register in advance for this class.Event Type(s): Computer ClassAge Group(s): AdultPresenter: PattiJill Davidson(530) 265-7050

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Summer Lunches at the Library (GV)

Summer Lunches at GV

 Participants will be provided a fresh, free meal and are encouraged to engage in a fun activity that changes daily. Activities include Hang Out Monday, STEAM Tuesday,  Art Wednesday, Move! Thursday, and Family Friday. 

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Summer Movie Mondays (MH)

Family Movie June 2018

Free popcorn and a water-themed movie! We'll do crafts at 3 pm; movie starts at 3:30. Rated G or PG.

Homeward Bound: June 11

Flipper: June 18

Finding Nemo: June 25

The Princess and the Frog: July 2

Moana: July 9

The Little Mermaid: July 16

Andre: July 23

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Musical Mondays at Madelyn's (MH)

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In collaboration with InConcert Sierra, we will be hosting local musicians in the Amphitheater for all ages.

Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: InConcert Sierra

Lisa Nowlain

(530) 265-1538

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Otaku Club (GV)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Teen
Presenter: Rachel
Rachel Schneider
(530) 470-2693
rachel.schneider@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

PAWS to Read at Penn Valley Library

PAWS to Read in PV - Ongoing

Read for five sessions and receive a free book!

Call the Penn Valley Library to sign up! Space is limited!

Age Group(s): Ages 5-10

Joe Warrillow

(530) 432-5764

Joseph.Warrillow@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Paws to Read

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Practice your reading with a trained therapy dog! We will have books available, or you're welcome to bring your own. Emerging readers welcome as well!

No registration necessary; just drop in and sign up for a session.

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Storytime at the Library (MH/GV/TR/BR)

Storytime - Ongoing

Madelyn Helling Library     

  • Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5): Tuesdays from 10:30 -11:00 AM  
  • Preschool Spanish Storytime (ages 3-5): 1st Tuesday of the month from 10:30-11:00 AM   
  • Sensory Storytime (todd...
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Posted on: November 13, 2017

E-Book & Audiobook Download Help (GV)

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Need Help Downloading Your E-book or Audiobook?Sign up for assistance with Overdrive & Enki at the Grass Valley LibraryRegistration is necessary for each 20 minute appointment. Appointments will be seen on first come first serve basis during the date/...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Saturday Lego Club (TR)

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Drop by the library for Lego Club!

-Build things

-Take part in Lego Challenges

-Meet new friends

No registration needed.

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Game On All Day! (BR)

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Drop in and play with iPads & board games:Connect Four, Perfection, Mousetrap, Operation & much more! 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Every Saturday at the Bear River Library.  Join the fun.  No registration required.  Drop-In.

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Life Size Games (BR)

Life Size Games

Start your Saturday with some fun! We'll play a life-sized game in the library stacks like Mini Golf, Sorry!, Giant Connect Four, and more! Then stick around for more tabletop play with Game On.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

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Posted on: December 26, 2017

Sing-along for all ages (MH)

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Sing favorite songs and learn new ones! Singing with your children is an important part of literacy building, and a fun activity for all ages. Drop-in program.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): K - 6th Grades

(530) 265-1538

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

STEAM Saturdays (MH)

STEAM Saturdays - Ongoing

Located in the children's room at the Madelyn Helling Library.  Ages 3 and up.

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