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4th of July Holiday
All Nevada County Libraries will be closed on 4th of July in observance of the holiday.
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Painting River Rocks at Bear River Library
Paint your own designs on river rocks, then decorate your home or garden with your cool creations.
SYRCL Yuba Field Trip
Explore the beautiful Lower Yuba River at the Yuba River Education Center.
Cupcake Competition at Grass Valley Library
Do you have what it takes to compete in the ultimate cupcake competition?
Bus Storytime at Grass Valley Library
In partnership with Gold Country Transit, we’re jumping on the bus for a ride around town with songs, books, and fun!
Unicorn Party at Madelyn Helling Library
Unicorn crafts, stories, bubbles, facepaint, and unicorn poop (rainbow slime!).
Penn Valley Page Turners
Penn Valley Page Turners book club choice for June is, "Death Comes to Pemberley" by P.D. James
Stuffed Animal Palooka Party at Bear River
Pick up your stuffed animal from the library sleepover and celebrate with crafts, refreshments, and stay for a special campfire Pajama Storytime!
Explore Robots (PV)
Explore robots with us at the Penn Valley Library! We'll bring some fun robots from our Tech Lending Library.
Water Cycle Investigations (TR)
Calling all young scientists: Join SYRCL and Detective Drizzle in hands-on activities that explore the water cycle at the Truckee Library.
Seed Bombs with Bear Yuba Land Trust (BR, GV, & MH)
Find out how you can help protect the earth and create your own seed bomb to grow wherever you like!
Stuffed Animal Sleepover Storytime (BR)
Drop off your beloved stuffed animals at this special Bear River Library Storytime! When you pick them up, we will have photos of their shenanigans.
Garden with Sierra Harvest (GV)
A special guest from Sierra Harvest will teach us all about plants and how to make things grow.
iPad and iPhone Class (MH)
Get acquainted with the wide range of features on your Apple device. Sign-ups required.
Summer Lunches at the Library (GV)
Join us at the Grass Valley Library for lunch and a summer activity for children ages 0 to 18.
Summer Movie Mondays (MH)
Check our calendar for our water-themed summer movies. FREE popcorn too.
Musical Mondays at Madelyn's (MH)
In collaboration with InConcert Sierra, we will be hosting local musicians in the Amphitheater for all ages on Monday's during June and July.
Otaku Club (GV)
A weekly program for manga and anime fans to eat snacks, debate their favorites, and make stuff. Ages 12-18
PAWS to Read at Penn Valley Library
Come read to Shiloh our Paws to Read dog!
Paws to Read
Every Wednesday from 3-4:00 PM at the Madelyn Helling Library.
Storytime at the Library (MH/GV/TR/BR)
The Nevada County Community Library offers a number of storytime events that serve children of all ages. Check out the listing of scheduled programs and come join the fun.
E-Book & Audiobook Download Help (GV)
Tuesdays from 11AM - 12:00PM and Fridays from 3PM - 4:00PM at the Grass Valley Library. Sign-ups are required.
Saturday Lego Club (TR)
Every Saturday at the Truckee Library from 12:00PM - 1:00PM.
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.
Life Size Games (BR)
Let's play life-sized games in the library stacks like Mini Golf and Sorry! at the Bear River Library every Saturday from 9am-10am.
Sing-along for all ages (MH)
Join us every Thursday at the Madelyn Helling Library. Sing favorite songs and learn new ones!
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.
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