Posted on: February 8, 2018

Coordinated Entry - 211

Coordinated Entry Business Card - Dial 211

On January 23rd 2018, Nevada County - in partnership with the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras and Placer County - officially launched their Coordinated Entry system for people experiencing homelessness. This new system will create a centralized l...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

811: Call Before You Dig

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811 provides a free and effective Damage Prevention Service that protects communities and underground utilities.  The objective of the free 811 service is to receive planned excavation reports from public or private excavators and to transmit tho...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Food Recalls & CDPH Issued Warnings

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Environmental Health Food Recalls and Safety Alerts

There are none at this time.

The following are resources for any food related recalls and alerts.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Lead Testing for Schools

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California Water Systems to Provide Lead Testing For Schools

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 17, 2017Contact:  Andrew DilucciaPhone:  916-324-4775

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SACRAMENTO - In  an  effort  to  further...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

MoneyGram

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The California State Department of Child Support Services, in partnership with MoneyGram, is offering a convenient way for you to make cash child support payments without having to travel to the child support office.  There are convenient locatio...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

2018 Board Objectives

BOS NewsFlash

At Tuesday's Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board approved their 2018 Board Objectives. These objectives were discussed, edited, and set at their annual Board Workshop which took place in late January 2018.Each year the Board sets A, B, and C prioritie...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

February 27, 2018 Public Hearing

Public Hearing NewsFlash

Public hearing to consider an appeal filed by Charisse Lolli and Donald Mooney (Representative), (“Appellants”) to the Planning Commission’s actions on the Penn Valley Dollar General project (DP15-004, MGT15-013, COC17-0001, ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Nevada County Citizen Survey

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In the summer of 2017, Nevada County worked with National Research Center to conduct it's first National Citizen Survey. The National Citizen Survey is designed to capture a data-based picture of residents' needs and perspectives using scientific survey m...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Cannabis Conversation: Board Direction on Cannabis Ordinance

CannabisConversation NewsFlash

At Tuesday's Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board received a presentation with a quick update on Nevada County's cannabis process so far and an outline of decision point topics regarding the County's new cannabis ordinance. The Board was able to discus...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Flu Is On The Rise

Fight Flu NewsFlash

This influenza (flu) season is hitting hard and early.  While symptoms can range from mild to severe, thousands of Americans die from flu-related complications each year and several million people seek medical care for flu. The flu can be nasty.

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

March 13, 2018 Public Hearing

Public Hearing NewsFlash

Public hearing to consider the appeal filed by Johnna Finney et. al. of the Nevada County Zoning Administrator’s November 29, 2017, adoption of a Mitigated Negative Declaration (EIS17-0022) and approval of CUP17-0015 a proposed AT&T Communic...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Sandbags Available for Winter Storms

Sand Bags NewsFlash

Winter is approaching and the Nevada County Office of Emergency Services (OES) would like to remind residents that free sand and sandbags are available at four locations:

  • Next to the Nevada County Warehouse on the corner of Highway 49 and East Broad Street...
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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Explore. Connect. Play.

GoNevadaCounty NewsFlash

California Gold Country, including Nevada City in particular, has been listed among the top 10 travel destinations by Lonely Planet. We are rated #2 of best “river cities” in America by Outside magazine. Read about some popular travel ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Lobo and McCourtney Fire Recovery and Information

NewsFlash - Fire Recovery and Information

Nevada County had nearly 30 homes completely destroyed and more properties that had damage or lost other structures. We are currently linking fire victims to local, state, federal, and non-profit resources to start the recovery process. Nevada County's Of...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Library Card Design Contest 2018

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Submit your design and it could become one of the winning entries printed on the front of our new Nevada County Community Library Card.  Download entry form and details online or stop by your Nevada County Library. Entries must be received no lat...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Tax Help 2017

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Where to Get Forms and Instructions for Tax Year 2017

A limited number of forms are available at the Madelyn Helling, Grass Valley, and Truckee Libraries.

Internal Revenue Service

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Library News
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Penn Valley Page Turners (PV)

Tea Girl

The Penn Valley Page Turners book club choice for February is, "The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane" by Lisa See

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Short & Sweet Book Club at Truckee Library

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Join us for books under 200 pages, lively conversation and snacks. 

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Posted on: February 17, 2018

NC Reads & Writes: Create a Mental Health Vision Board

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This year's book is "Things I Never Told You" by Celeste Ng. This program will create vision boards that focus on the main characters of the book and the mental health issues they are facing. We will be displaying the finished product in the lib...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Jr. Ranger Program: Adventure Log Book

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This program offers kids the chance to work on their Jr. Ranger Adventure Guide, and includes learning about wildlife and crafts.

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Posted on: February 17, 2018

Engineering for Kids: Slingshot Rockets

Slingshot Rockets

  Learn how to create your own Slingshot rocket.

Open to youth ages 7-12.  Space is limited and sign up is required.

All Supplies are provided.

Class is taught by Andrea Beltran,

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Adult Coloring (TR)

ColoringForAdults

Join us for coloring, crayons, pencils and more! All materials provided. 

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Arduino Teacher Training (MH)

Makey Makey

Teachers and afterschool providers who want to learn how to teach with Arduinos are welcome to join John Powers in this free two-hour workshop. 

Arduino is an open-source electronics platform based on easy-to-use hardware and software. Arduino boa...

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Posted on: February 17, 2018

Create a Vision Board for Anxiety (TR)

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Creating Vision Boards for Anxiety

What does depression and anxiety LOOK like?

Create a poster that the library will display.

Come get creative and get some of that anxiety out on poster board at the Truckee Library

February 24

4 - 5pm

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Posted on: February 19, 2018

Travel Talk: Greece & Turkey (MH)

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Come and enjoy a evening of travel and adventures from Greece and Turkey. Slides and commentary from local traveler Gary Emanuel. Presentation will include highlights of Istanbul, Ephesus, Greek Islands and Main Land Greece.  

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Posted on: February 19, 2018

Textile Social Club (MH)

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Are you a knitter, stitcher, quilter, felter, or any kind of fabric artist? Bring your project to this fun and social group. Learn something new or share what you know with others. All skill levels welcome. Tea and cookies provided! Come every fourth Mond...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Staying Safe on the Web! (MH)

Stay Safe Online

Virus protection software, Passwords, E-mail security - (Spam and phishing)

Web Surfing - (Links, Malware and how to recognize a illegitimate sites)

Event Type(s): Computer Class, Library Collaborative Event

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter:&am...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Junk Drawer Artisans: Pine Needle Baskets (MH)

Pine Needle

Learn how to make your own pine needle basket! No experience needed and supplies are provided. Class size is limited, so register today!

Event Type(s): Library Collaborative Event, Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Bear River Storytime (BR)

Bear River Storytime

Songs, rhymes, books, and early literacy tips for preschoolers. All ages are welcome.

Event Type(s): Storytime

Age Group(s): 0-5 (K)

Presenter: Mellisa

Mellisa Hannum

(530) 271-4147

mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: January 27, 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: February 6, 2018

Screen-free Coding with Kibo (MH/GV/TR)

Kibo Classroom Set

Practice coding with our screen-free robots! Kibo lets you explore coding through wooden blocks, which you then scan to get the rolling robot to perform tasks. Fun and easy for younger coders.

Madelyn Helling: Tuesday, February 13th @ 4pm

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Monthly Spanish Storytime

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Canciones, rimas y juegos para desarrollar conceptos del lenguaje y estar listo para leer.  Para los niños de 0 a 3 años.

 Cada primer martes en la biblioteca de Nevada City.  2 de enero, 6 de febrero, 6 de marzo, 3 de abril, 1 d...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Virtual Reality Experience

Virtual Reality

Madelyn Helling Library

10 minute sessions where you get to try out our Virtual Reality equipment.

Event Type(s): Computer Class

Age Group(s): Adult, Ages 8-12, High School Grades 9 - 12, Junior High Grades 6 - 8

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Art Meet Up (MH)

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Gather with others who want to create and talk about art!

It's fun, creative, and a great way to make friends with your inner artist. Plus, you get to leave with a piece of art you created! This session we will explore watercolors. Supplies provided.

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Storytime at the Library

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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: February 21, 2018

Sing-along for all ages (MH)

Singing Girl

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 7, 2018

Adult Coloring

ColoringForAdults

Researchers and art therapistis have talked about the calming benefits of coloring for over a decade. Join us for a fun and creative hour and a half of coloring!                 &...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Family Storytime (GV)

Children reading

Check the library calendar for currently scheduled family storytime events.

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

E-Book & Audiobook Download Help

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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: November 14, 2017

Penn Valley Tech Drop-in

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Have a question about your device? Are you trying to download Overdrive to read eBooks or connect to the Library WI-Fi? Stop by the Penn Valley Station before closing for help.               &...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Anime & Manga Club

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Stop by and Check out the Grass Valley Anime & Manga Club.  Happening every Thursday 4:00-5:00 PM.  No registration required.

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Saturday Lego Club

LEGO

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: November 15, 2017

Game On All Day!

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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: November 22, 2016

Press Releases

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Find out the current news at the Nevada County Sheriff's Office, view all current press releases.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Sheriff's Jail Media Report

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The jail media report displays a list of bookings for the last 30 days.

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