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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Polaris Party at the Nevada County Community Libraries

Polaris Party Announcement September 2019

We're getting a new catalog! Drop by your local branch for a cake and some information on how to navigate our new system!

Madelyn Helling, Truckee, and Grass Valley Library - 10 - 11 AM

Penn Valley Library 12 - 1 PM

Bear River Library 4 -5 PM

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Paper, Scissors & Glue (GV)

Bird houses in a tree

We will be making 3-D paper houses using heavy craft paper and embellishments. 

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Sydney

Sydney Joyce

(530) 273-4117

Sydney.Joyce@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Celebrate fREADom at Madelyn Helling Library

Banned Books Week Logo book with ribbon

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: Megan Lloyd

Megan Lloyd

(530) 265-7050

megan.lloyd@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

iPad and iPhone Class at Madelyn Helling Library

Mobile Devices

Event Type(s): Computer Class

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Patti

Jill Davidson

(530) 265-7050


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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Guess Who - Historical Figures for Kids: Diego Rivera (GV)

Diego Rivera Painting

From artists, to inventors, to war heroes, we will get to know how they made their mark on the world! This month we will be getting to know famous artist, Diego Rivera. Come learn about his life and enjoy a fun hands on activity related to his work.&n...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Adult Autumn Doodling at Truckee Library

Autumn Leaves on paper for doodling

A relaxed opportunity to experiment and create fall themed projects in art/fabric/writing media.  Meet others in your community and try your hand at a variety of ways to express your creative self.  A different project will be introduced...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

24-Hour 360 Degree Film Challenge at Madelyn Helling Library

Clip art of person holding ball over 360 degree image

Films must also incorporate the prompt that is announced at the start of the competition. Prompts may consist of lines, actions, props, themes, etc. So what are you waiting for? Round up the crew, stock up on energy drinks, and prepare for glory.

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

English Conversation Club at Truckee Library

Mother reading book to child

Practique su ingles con otros estudiantes. Café, té, aqua y merienda disponible. Actividades para niños durante la el programa.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Any

Liza Alvarez

(530) 470-2772...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Genealogy for Beginners on Saturdays at Doris Foley Library

Man and woman in old time photograph

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Doris Foley Volunteers

Tracey Lilyquist

(530) 265-4606

Tracey.lilyquist@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Bilingual Read & Stay at Truckee Library

Boy with big glasses reading a book

Ven por la hora de cuentos bilingue y quedase a practicar lectura con sus niños con su nuevo kit de hora de cuentos.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Liza Alvarez

(530) 470-2772

Liza.Alvarez@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Teen Tabletop at Grass Valley Library

Person at game table holding cards

Snacks will be provided.

No registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

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

Rachel Tucker

(530) 470-2695

rachel.tucker@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Art Attack at Truckee Library

Pile of paint and paintbrushes

Event Type(s): Teen

Age Group(s): Teen

Presenter: Mellisa

Mellisa Hannum

(530) 582-7846

mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Genealogy for Beginners on Thursdays at Doris Foley Library

Man and woman in old time photograph

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Doris Foley Volunteers

Tracey Lilyquist

(530) 265-4606

Tracey.lilyquist@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Sensory Storytime at Truckee Library

Baby girl laying down

Join us for stories, songs, and play! 

Event Type(s): Storytime

Age Group(s): 0-5 (K)

Presenter: Mellisa

Mellisa Hannum

(530) 582-7846

mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Stay and Play (GV)

Stay And Play Program

Each session will feature a storytime, snacks, and an opportunity to learn together. Once a month a guest speaker will come to discuss educational topics and answer any questions you have.

No registration required. Ages 0-5.

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Adult Craft & Coloring (TR)

COLOREDPENCILS

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Rotha Carlson

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Family Storytime (TR)

Parent reading to child

Event Type(s): Storytime

Age Group(s): 0-5 (K), Babies and Toddlers (birth - 3 years), Preschool (3 - 5 yrs)

Presenter: Mellisa

Mellisa Hannum

(530) 582-7846

mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Paper Houses (GV)

Paper House

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Any

Sydney Joyce

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Tech Drop-in at Grass Valley Library

TECH_DROPIN_GV

Have a question about your device?

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Any

Hilary Peery

(530) 273-4117

hilary.peery@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 2, 2019

Sing A-Long

Sing Along Child MH Ongoing

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: Teri Alton and Nancy Cunningham

Teri Alton

(530) 265-1538

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Crafternoons at Bear River Library

Teen Tuesdays

Event Type(s): Teen, Library Programming

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

Presenter: Hilary

Hilary Peery

(530) 271-4147

hilary.peery@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

PAWS to Read at Penn Valley Library

ShilohPaws

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: September 20, 2019

Preschool Storytime at Madelyn Helling Library

Storytime - Ongoing

Younger kids are welcome, although the program is geared towards walkers and wigglers.

Art and literacy activities to follow!

Event Type(s): Storytime

Age Group(s): Preschool (3 - 5 yrs)

Lisa Nowlain

(530) 265-1541

lisa.nowlain@co.nevada.ca.us...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Baby Storytime at Grass Valley Library

BabyStorytime at GV

This program is focused on children birth to walking. 

Event Type(s): Storytime

Age Group(s): babies (6 mos - 2 yrs)

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Collage Club at Bear River Library

Collage Club BR (Ongoing)


Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Adult

Presenter: Donna

(530) 271-4147

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

LEGO Club at Truckee Library

LEGO people

 Recommended for ages 5 and up. No registration required; drop by any time on Saturdays between 12 and 1 pm. 

Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program - Truckee

Age Group(s): Ages 5-10, Ages 8-12

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

STEAM Saturdays at Madelyn Helling Library

STEAM Saturdays - Ongoing

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): High School Grades 9 - 12, Junior High Grades 6 - 8, K - 6th Grades, Preschool (3 - 5 yrs), Young Adults (18 - 24)

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Game on All Day at Bear River Library

Game On All Day BR (Ongoing)

Connect FourPerfectionMousetrapBattleshipScrabbleCandy LandChutes & LaddersOperation & much more! 

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Any

(530) 271-4147

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Family Hour at Bear River Library

Family Hour

Families, come hang out at the Bear River Library! 

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: Hilary and Donna

Hilary Peery

(530) 271-4147

hilary.peery@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Ukulele for the People at Madelyn Helling Library

Ukulele Program

 Learning to play an instrument is proven by scientist to promote health and well being. Ukulele players of all levels are encouraged to partake in this fun and engaging program. 

Event Type(s): Library Programming, Library Colla...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Tech It Out! Truckee Library

Tech It Out!

 Bring your e-reader, personal computer or smart phone (and your passwords) to class with you to get assistance or stop by the circulation desk before class to borrow one from the library. We will also review the library's e-book and aud...

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