Posted on: April 6, 2018

Nevada County’s 2018 Homeless Point In Time Count Shows Slight Decline From Previous Year

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The number of individuals experiencing homelessness in Nevada County decreased slightly in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to County results from the annual point-in-time count published today by the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras....

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Planning for Cold Weather

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With the winter months here, Nevada County staff has been working to plan for cold weather shelters for Nevada County’s homeless population this winter.At the January 9th Board of Supervisors meeting, additional matching funding was approved to ...

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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: March 19, 2018

Cannabis Ordinance Environmental Review Process

County Counsel plans to bring a draft cannabis ordinance to the Board for review in early May 2018. Afterwards, a environmental impact report will be completed before a cannabis ordinance can be officially implemented.

The Board of Supervisors held a special meeting on Tuesday, March 6th, to hear public comment on the direction the Board provided on February 13th regarding the future of cannabis regulations in unincorporated Nevada County.  The Board also clari...

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Cannabis Conversation
Posted on: March 12, 2018

Cannabis Taxation

The Board of Supervisors adopted a 2018 Board Objective to "Continue to develop long term County cannabis regulations and explore a cannabis revenue measure for the November Ballot." Find out more cannabis taxation process in Nevada County.

Cannabis as a 2018 Board Objective

Last week the Board of Supervisors adopted their 2018 Board Objectives which included an objective to "Continue to develop long term County cannabis regulations and explore a cannabis revenue measure for the November...

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Cannabis Conversation
Posted on: March 12, 2018

CAG Process Concluded

The Board of Supervisors accepted MIG's report of CAG recommendations and formally dissolved the CAG on Tuesday, January 9th, at their bi-weekly Board of Supervisors meeting.

At the January 9th, joint meeting between the Cannabis Regulation Community Advisory Group (CAG) and the Nevada County Board of Supervisors, the Board voted to accept MIG's report of the CAG's recommendations and formally dissolve the CAG.The CAG met ten ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Invasive Stink Bug Discovered in Nevada County

Invasive Stink Bug NewsFlash

In recent months, the Nevada County Department of Agriculture has made two detections of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB), which is an invasive species native Eastern Asia. BMSB was first discovered in Pennsylvania in 2001 and by 2004, it made its wa...

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Community Development News
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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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Managers Food Safety Certification Class

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Click the link below to learn more about the Managers Food Safety Certification Class and how to sign up.

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Mosquito Fish Giveaway

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Mosquito Fish can consume large quantities of insect larvae in your pond or other standing bodies of water. By reducing the mosquito population, you can reduce your risk of contracting mosquito-borne diseases including West Nile Virus. 

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Nevada County’s 2018 Homeless Point In Time Count

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The number of individuals experiencing homelessness in Nevada County decreased slightly in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to County results from the annual point-in-time count published today by the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras....

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Health & Human Services

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: April 19, 2018

Nevada County Board of Supervisors meeting Agenda

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Board of Supervisors meetings take place every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. At the beginning of each meeting, the public can address the Board on items not appearing on the agenda, but are of public interest and are within the jurisdiction of the Bo...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Invasive Stink Bug Discovered in Nevada County

Invasive Stink Bug NewsFlash

In recent months, the Nevada County Department of Agriculture has made two detections of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB), which is an invasive species native Eastern Asia. BMSB was first discovered in Pennsylvania in 2001 and by 2004, it made its wa...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Nevada County’s 2018 Homeless Point In Time Count

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The number of individuals experiencing homelessness in Nevada County decreased slightly in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to County results from the annual point-in-time count published today by the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras ...

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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: March 19, 2018

Child Support Services Ranks 2nd in State!

CA Child Support Services NewsFlash

Nevada County Child Support is proud to be recognized as one of the top performing child support offices in the State!

Annual Rankings for Local Child Support Agencies

The California Department of Child Support Services prepares a report to the California L...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Explore. Connect. Play.

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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

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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: April 20, 2018

Hamilton + Party Teen-Lockin at Grass Valley Library

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Calling all teens! Prepare for the musical library event of the year! Teens are free to take over the library after hours to sing songs, watch videos, play games, test your trivia skills, and eat plenty of snacks. This musical themed lock-in will give you...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Introduction to Windows 10 (MH)

WINDOWS 10 Desktop

Unlike Windows 8, Windows 10 actually feels designed for a PC. If you’re a Windows 7 user, you might be surprised to see just how much has changed. Mike will explain the differences and how to feel more at home with Microsoft's newest operating ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Spring into Health (GV)

Spring Into Health GV

Want simple practical solutions for healthy living?

Ready for less effort and greater long term results?

Learn proven strategies to build willpower, increase energy, and feel more at ease in your body.  

Event Type(s): Library Programming

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Family Night: Calvin and Hobbes (MH)

Calvin and Hobbes

Let's celebrate Calvin and Hobbes! Come learn how to make a slingshot and draw your own comics.

Ages 5 and up. No registration necessary. Bring the whole family!

Event Type(s): Friends of the Nevada County Libraries

Age Group(s): Ages 5-10,...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Junk Drawer Artisans: Decoupage (MH)

Decoupage Tray

Decoupage a tray with the Junk Drawer Team, Cindy and Jill! Bring your creativity, 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: April 19, 2018

Penn Valley Page Turners (PV)

Gentleman in Moscow

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

The Penn Valley Page Turners book club choice for April is, "A Gentleman in Moscow" by Amor Towles

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Teen Zines @ Bear River Library

Teen Zines

Have a fandom? Want to create a publication based on a music scene, hobby, or even to tell your story? We'll be creating zines with cut outs from magazines, drawings, handwriting, and more. Hang out, chat, create, and eat snacks.

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Greeting Card Making (MH)

Greeting Card

 Have you been meaning to send a "Thank You" or a "Thinking of You" card? Create a your own greeting card at the Library! All supplies provided and a stamp to mail it off to someone special right away!  

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Let's Garden: Box Planters (GV)

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We'll make little box planters using recycled CD cases! All materials provided.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Sydney

Mellisa Hannum

(530) 273-4117

mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: April 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: April 19, 2018

Be a Poet: Cut & Paste Poetry (GV)

CutandPaste Words

 Paste them together to create your own work of brilliance. All materials provided. 

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Sydney

Mellisa Hannum

(530) 273-4117

mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca....

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Virtual Reality Experience (MH)

Virtual Reality

Event Type(s): Computer Class

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

Presenter: Phillip

Jill Davidson

(530) 265-7050

jillene.davidson@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: April 7, 2018

Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities at theLibrary

Find out about job opportunities that are available in the Nevada County Community Library system.

Library News
Posted on: April 2, 2018

APRIL LIBRARY NEWSLETTER

Cover to Cover

Here's a first look at some of the Nevada County Community Library's programs during the month of April!  Even more classes can be found on the events page.

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Getting Artsy at Bear River (BR)

Rose flower art class

Let's draw! All ages and skill sets welcome. This month, we'll focus on a flowers.


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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)

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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: 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: January 30, 2018

Adult Coloring (TR)

ColoringForAdults

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

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Saturday Lego Club (TR)

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: 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: November 14, 2017

Tech Drop-in (PV)

Computers

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 26, 2018

Anime & Manga Club (GV)

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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: 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)

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: April 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 23, 2018

STEAM Saturdays (MH)

LegoSTEAM

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

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Lawyer in the Library (MH)

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Get free legal help from an attorney at the Madelyn Helling Branch Library on the first Friday of every month.* Register for your 10 minute session by calling (530) 265-7050.*Lawyer in the Library events with no registrants are subject to cancellation.

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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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