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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Junk Drawer!: Let's Make Stepping Stones (MH)

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We will be meeting outside at the Amphitheater.  Bring some of your own supplies if you'd like to personalize your stone.

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Penn Valley Page Turners (PV)

Enders Game

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

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

US Forest Service Presentation (TR)

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Learn about nature, wildlife, waterways, and responsible enjoyment of the outdoors!
Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program - Truckee
Age Group(s): K - 6th Grades

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Let's Go Fishing Game (BR)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Paper Airplane Party (PV)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Mason Jar Aquarium (BR)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: Mellisa

Mellisa Hannum

(530) 271-4147

mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Jewelry Making with Jill (MH)

Jewelry Making Class


Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Jill

Jill Davidson

(530) 265-7050

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Textile Social Club (MH)

Textile Social Club (MH) - Ongoing

Learn something new or share what you know with others. All skill levels welcome. Tea and cookies provided! Come every fourth Monday of the month! 

Event Type(s): Library Collaborative Event

Age Group(s): Adult

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Posted on: July 14, 2018

Read-a-thon Down the River (BR)

Read a thon Down the River

 Finish a reading goal for a prize. 

Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: Mellisa

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Forever Young Book Club (GV)

Strange the Dreamer

A Young Adult Book Club for grownups? That's right! There are tons of adults out there avidly reading YA novels and nonfiction, and now there's a book club for them. Hang out with Mellisa and Amy at Brew Bakers, 209 W Main Street in Downtown Grass Valley,...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Film Screening: My Love, Don't Cross That River (MH)

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Husband and wife Jo Byeong-man and Kang Gye-yeol have managed to preserve their vitality, humor and affection for one another well into their seventh decade of marriage. They reside in a quiet and pastoral region of South Korea and follow many traditional...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Messy Art Party (MH)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any
Presenter: Lisa

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Introduction to Windows 10 (Bring your own device-MH)

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Mike will explain the differences and how to feel more at home with Microsoft's newest operating system.

(Please make sure Windows 10 has been downloaded and activated on your device before class.)

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

3D Printing at Madelyn Helling Library

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Event Type(s): Computer Class

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: John & Jill

Jill Davidson

(530) 265-7050

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Summer Learning Survey

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Your feedback matters and helps us to create a positive Summer Learning Experience.

https://projectoutcome.org/responses/25870


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Posted on: July 4, 2018

Guerrilla Kindness (MH)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Teen
Presenter: Lisa
Lisa Nowlain
(530) 265-1538
lisa.nowlain@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

STEAMcraft at Truckee Library

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program - Truckee
Age Group(s): Ages 5-10, Ages 8-12

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Otaku Club (GV)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Teen
Presenter: Rachel
Rachel Schneider
(530) 470-2693
rachel.schneider@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Truckee River StoryWalk

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Find pages of the Follow the Track All the Way Back by Timothy Knapman and Ben Mantle posted along a stretch of the trail beginning at the Truckee Regional Park. Bring the whole family and read as you stroll!

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Advanced Crafts for Teens at Truckee Library

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Part of our Summer Learning Program.

Ages 12 to 17.

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Not Quite Martha: Crafts at Grass Valley

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These crafts may not be as polished as a certain icon of all things handmade, but they're charming nonetheless.

Please note.....No Program on July 3rd.

Adult Program.

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Summer Stories at Truckee Library

Summer Storytime July 2018

Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program - Truckee
Age Group(s): Preschool (3 - 5 yrs), babies (6 mos - 2 yrs)

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Weekly Scavenger Hunt at Truckee Library

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Happening every week during Summer Learning in June and July.  Ages 4-12.

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Summer Lunches at the Library (GV)

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 Participants will be provided a fresh, free meal and are encouraged to engage in a fun activity that changes daily. Activities include Hang Out Monday, STEAM Tuesday,  Art Wednesday, Move! Thursday, and Family Friday. 

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Summer Movie Mondays (MH)

Family Movie June 2018

Free popcorn and a water-themed movie! We'll do crafts at 3 pm; movie starts at 3:30. Rated G or PG.

Homeward Bound: June 11

Flipper: June 18

Finding Nemo: June 25

The Princess and the Frog: July 2

Moana: July 9

The Little Mermaid: July 16

Andre: July 23

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Musical Mondays at Madelyn's (MH)

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In collaboration with InConcert Sierra, we will be hosting local musicians in the Amphitheater for all ages.

Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: InConcert Sierra

Lisa Nowlain

(530) 265-1538

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

PAWS to Read at Penn Valley Library

PAWS to Read in PV - Ongoing

Read for five sessions and receive a free book!

Call the Penn Valley Library to sign up! Space is limited!

Age Group(s): Ages 5-10

Joe Warrillow

(530) 432-5764

Joseph.Warrillow@co.nevada.ca.us

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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)

Storytime - Ongoing

Madelyn Helling Library     

  • Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5): Tuesdays from 10:30 -11:00 AM  
  • Sensory Storytime (toddlers): Thursdays 11:00 - 12:00 PM (From June 14th till end of July the program will be Art Storytime) (no...
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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: March 1, 2018

Saturday Lego Club (TR)

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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: 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)

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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 23, 2018

STEAM Saturdays (MH)

STEAM Saturdays - Ongoing

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

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