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  1. Art Jackson Pollock inspired

    Jackson Pollock Paint Party at Madelyn Helling Library

    Join us to celebrate the artwork of Jackson Pollock Friday at 3:00 PM. We'll create our own Pollock inspired public art piece by splattering paint on one shared canvas to show at the Nevada County Community Library table at the Fair! Read on...
  2. Man and woman in old time photograph

    Genealogy Basics: Part IV - Other Sources

    This is the fourth in a five-part series on basic genealogy research techniques, “Genealogy Basics: Other Records.” The series, offered on Zoom and Facebook Live. Read on...
  3. Cactus

    Backyard Plant Swap! At the Grass Valley Library

    Today is the day! Head to Grass Valley's backyard from 10am to 2pm to browse plants. If you dropped off a plant to swap during the week, then make sure you bring the ticket you received! Trade your ticket in for a brand new plant to take home! Additional Info...
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    Grab & Go Craft at Penn Valley Library

    Swing by the Penn Valley Library and pick up a Grab & Go Craft each week. Crafts are designed for all ages and will include most or all of the supplies needed plus instructions. No registration needed. Available while supplies last. Additional Info...
  5. Box of Crayons Summer Learning 2021 Italy

    Adventure Bag Italy! (All Branches)

    This fun filled adventure bag is focused on the country of Italy. Available at all of the Nevada County Library branches, while supplies last. Read on...
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    Just My Type

    Join us on Zoom for a writing session! Whether you're new to writing, journal every day, or if you're a published author - we'd love to have you! Read on...
  7. Tailgate Storytime

    Storytime Tailgate Party at Madelyn Helling Library

    Join Jill and Teri for a fun Storytime Tailgate Party! Grab your juice boxes and your snacks while we read stories, sing and rhyme! Read on...
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    D&D at the Library at Grass Valley Library

    Join us at the Grass Valley Library for a weekly Dungeons and Dragons game. This event will follow current safety protocols. Additional Info...
  9. Young children and a parent work on a painting craft together while seated at a table

    Saturday Family Crafts

    Brittany will demonstrate how to create a Saturday Family Craft that can be used to decorate your home. Read on...
  10. Girl with a bowl of cereal

    Summer Breakfast at Grass Valley Library

    Stop by the library and pick up a nutritious breakfast you can eat at home from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM, Monday -Friday. Available for kids and 0-18. Read on...
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    Summer Lunches for Kids at Madelyn Helling Library

    Come by the Madelyn Helling Library to pick up a free lunch for kids 0-18 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Monday - Friday. Lunches will be available to take away and enjoy at home. Read on...
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    Summer Lunches at Grass Valley Library

    Join us at the Grass Valley Library for lunch in our beautiful backyard for children ages 0 to 18. No registration required. Monday-Friday from noon-12:30pm. Read on...