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    Family Hour: Constellation Craft at Bear River Library

    We'll paint the night sky using watercolors then create some of the best known constellations using gold stickers. Read on...
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    Foley Reunion Storytime at Doris Foley Library

    Originally the Nevada City Library, the Doris Foley became the historical branch after the Madelyn Helling Library was built. Read on...
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    Tech Drop-in with coffee and donuts! (MH)

    Have a question about your device? Drop-in between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00pm for help from our friendly Library volunteers. Read on...
  4. Forever Young Book Club-Endangered BR June 2019

    Forever Young Book Club at Grass Valley Library

    June's book choice is: "Endangered," by Eliot Schrefer Read on...
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    Henna for Teens at Grass Valley Library

    Decorate yourself in beautiful Henna Designs. We will be using Henna, a powder used to create temporary tattoos. Come learn about the cultural and historical significance of Henna. Read on...
  6. Author Francine Tone TR June 2019

    Local Author: Francine Tone at Truckee Library

    Francine Tone, author of "What Every Good Lawyer Wants You to Know" and the upcoming "The Art of Action", shares her insight Thursday, June 20th from 5:30-6:30pm at the Truckee Library. Read on...
  7. Junk Drawer: Make a 3 tier Tray MH June 2019

    Junk Drawer! - 3 Tiered Serving Trays at Madelyn Helling Library

    Make your own beautiful 3 tiered serving tray! Bring your creativity, supplies are provided. Class size is limited, so register today! Read on...
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    SRYCL - Watershed Investigations at Bear River Library

    Calling young scientists: Join Detective Drizzle in hands-on activities that explore the water cycle. Read on...
  9. Coloring for Adults

    Coloring for Adults (PV)

    Join us for coloring! Coloring pages, crayons, pencils and more! All materials provided. Every Wednesday at 1:00 PM. Read on...
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    Ukulele Camp for Kids at Madelyn Helling Library

    Join ukulele master Dan Scanlan and learn the basics of the ukulele in this three day "camp." Sign up for the full three day series. Read on...
  11. Jewelry Making Class

    Jewelry Making with Jill at Madelyn Helling Library

    Make a great piece of jewerly at the Madelyn Helling Library! Read on...
  12. Needle Felting Minis-Cactus GV June 2019

    Needle Felting Minis at Grass Valley Libraryt

    Join us upstairs and learn needle felting. All supplies provided. Cactus in little pots this month. Read on...
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    Bus Storytime at Bear River Library

    In partnership with Gold Country Transit, come ride the bus and get a bus-based storytime! Register in advance. Read on...
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    "Just Books" Book Club at Truckee Library

    June's book is "The English Patient", by Michael Ondaatje. Please come and bring a friend. Read on...
  15. 3-D Design Class MH June 2019

    3-D Design Camp at Madelyn Helling Library

    Join us for a 7 week long class series on 3D design for 3D printers and find out how 3D design can be useful to you! Read on...
  16. Tech It Out! Grass Valley

    Tech It Out! at Grass Valley Library

    Sign up for a session, and get some help from our friendly library staff. Read on...
  17. Tech It Out! Grass Valley

    Tech It Out! at Grass Valley Library

    Sign up for a session, and get some help from our friendly library staff. Read on...
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    One Person Games at Grass Valley Library

    Challenge yourself with one of the one person games we will have available to play upstairs at the Grass Valley branch. Read on...
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    Tech It Out! at Truckee Library

    Having trouble with tech? Don't struggle along on your own! Come to the Truckee Library! Read on...
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    Summer Lunches at Grass Valley Library

    Join us at the Grass Valley Library for lunch and summer activity in our beautiful backyard for children ages 0 to 18. Participants will be provided a fresh meal and are encouraged to engage in a fun activity that changes daily Read on...
  21. Preschool Storytime at Truckee Library

    Preschool Storytime at Truckee Library

    Stories, songs, activities, and early literacy tips for ages 3-5. Read on...
  22. Anime and Manga Club

    Otaku Club at Grass Valley Library

    4:00 - 5:00 PM every Thursday at the Grass Valley Library. Read on...
  23. Adult Coloring Class Truckee

    Adult Coloring at Truckee Library

    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...
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    Paws to Read at Madelyn Helling Library

    Every Wednesday from 3-4:00 PM at the Madelyn Helling Library. Read on...
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    PAWS to Read at Penn Valley Library

    Come read to Shiloh our Paws to Read dog every Tuesday at 3:00 PM. Read on...
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    Adult Collage Club at Bear River Library

    Each Saturday, we will follow a prompt to create a unique collage piece. Read on...
  27. Sensory Storytime

    Sensory Storytime at Madelyn Helling Library

    A storytime that is open to all, and formulated for kids with sensory processing issues. Lots of fun playing with our senses, reading a book, singing songs, and of course a bean bag parade! No registration necessary. Read on...
  28. 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...
  29. Baby Bookworms Storyhour

    Baby Bookworms at Truckee Library

    Explore early literacy with board books, rhymes, songs, and more. Ages 0-2. Read on...
  30. Toddler Tales

    Toddler Tales at Truckee Library

    Weekly storytime for toddlers featuring books, music, and more! Read on...
  31. Storytime - Ongoing

    Preschool Storytime at Madelyn Helling Library

    Songs, rhymes, books, and early literacy tips for preschoolers. All ages welcome, but we will be aiming the storytime towards kids ages 3-5. Crafts to follow! Read on...
  32. 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...
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    LEGO Club at Truckee Library

    Join us at Truckee Library on Saturday's for LEGO club. Read on...
  34. Family Hour

    Family Hour at Bear River Library

    Happening on Saturdays from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Read on...
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    Self-guided Origami (PV)

    Try your hand at Origami at the Penn Valley Library every Friday at 1:00 PM. Read on...
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    Sing-along for all ages (MH)

    Join us every Thursday at the Madelyn Helling Library. Sing favorite songs and learn new ones! Read on...
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    Game On All Day! (BR)

    Every Saturday at the Bear River Library from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Drop in and play with iPads & board games. Read on...
  38. STEAM Saturdays - Ongoing

    STEAM Saturdays (MH)

    Every Saturday at the Madelyn Helling Library from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Drop-in for some Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math, and of course....LEGOS. Read on...