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Preschool Storytimes and Special Events

Applegate 18018 Applegate Rd.

Storytime (for ages 3-5): Wednesdays, 11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Applegate Blockheads: LEGO® Club (for ages 2 and up): Build and play with LEGO® and Duplo blocks; First Thursday of each month: 3:30-4:30 p.m. 

Crafts for Fun: Simple, fun crafts for kids. Third Thursday of each month: 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Applegate Bookworms Junior Book Club (for grades 4, 5, & 6): Monthly discussion of selected book and books in general. 2nd Thursday of the month: 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Auburn 350 Nevada St.

Mother Goose on the Loose: Nursery Rhymes & Musical Rhythms (for babies from birth to three years old): Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 10:30 -11:00 a.m. August 25 -December 9. (no session Wednesday, September 30 & Wednesday, November 11)

Storytime (for ages 3-5) Thursdays: 10:30- 11:00 a.m. August 27-December 10. (no session Thursday, November 26)

Paws to Read: 2nd Wednesday of the month, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.(no session Wednesday, November 11- rescheduled for Wednesday, November 18, 3:30-4:30 p.m.) Children are invited to polish their reading skills by reading a book of their choice to Sweetie, a furry reading coach and therapy dog provided by Love on a Leash.  

LEGO® Club (all ages): Build to the theme or create your very own Kronkiwongi. Bricks are provided. Drop-in on the 3rd Saturday of the month: 1:00-3:00 p.m. 

Colfax 10 W. Church St.

Storytime: Fridays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

LEGO® Blockheads: (for ages 5 and up): Meet with Lego enthusiasts and create masterpieces at Colfax Library! Bricks are provided. Tuesdays: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. 

Foresthill 24580 Main St.

Storytime: Thursdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Granite Bay 6475 Douglas Blvd

Storytime (for ages 3 to 5):  Fridays from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Mother Goose on the Loose: Nursery Rhymes & Musical Rhythms (for babies from birth to two): Wednesdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., Thursdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. 

LEGO® Club (for ages 5 and up): Bring your mad Lego skills to the Library and let your imagination flow! Bricks are provided. 3rd Wednesday of each month: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. No reservation is required.

Paws to Read: Children are invited to polish their reading skills by reading for ten minutes each to a furry reading coach.Therapy Dogs provided by "Lend A Heart/ Lend A Hand Animal Assisted Therapy": 3rd Thursday of each month from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. 

The Amazing Monster Mash-Up Party (all ages): Wear your costume to this a-Mazing party where you will enjoy a maze (imagine that), games, crafts, spooky stories, and more! Saturday, October 31 from 10:00 a.m. - Noon.

    Kings Beach 301 Secline St.

    Storytime: Tuesdays: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. 

    Loomis 6050 Library Dr.

    Storytime: Fridays: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

    Meadow Vista 16981 Placer Hills Rd. Suite B6

    Craft Time: 3rd Wednesday of the Month: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

    Penryn 2215 Rippey Rd.

    Storytime : Wednesdays: 10:30-11:00 a.m.

    Rocklin 4890 Granite Drive

    Wee Read Baby Lapsit (for babies 0 - 24 months): Books, songs, rhymes, bounces and playtime: Fridays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  

    Time for Twos! (for two-year-olds) Thursdays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. 

    Storytime (for ages 3 to 5): Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.- Noon  

    Reading Buddies: One-on-one reading program where teens read to children ages 3-5. Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. No reservations necessary.

    Doggone Good Reading!  Children are invited to polish their reading skills by reading for ten minutes each to a furry reading coach. 2nd Tuesday of each month, from 2:30-3:30 p.m.  

    Get Buggy at the Rocklin Library! Library Card Sign-Up Month: Explore the world of insects with entomologist, Jeff Smith from the Bohart Museum at U.C. Davis and sign up for a library card too. Saturday, September 19 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

    Tales Dark and Grimm: (for older braver children): Enter this storytime at your own risk! Hear scary classic fairytales and stories that have been frightening little ones for generations, and then craft your own scary stories poster! Preregistration is required. Tuesday, October 6 from 4:00-4:45 p.m. Call the Rocklin Library to reserve your spot.

    Pumpkinpalooza! (for all ages)  Between October 13-30, bring in a decorated pumpkin based on your favorite picture book or literary character. Painted and embellished pumpkins only, please. Carved pumpkins will not be accepted. Pumpkins will be on display until October 31.

    The Great Pumpkin Party: Join us for a Fall celebration! Create a pumpkin craft, play a special pumpkin game, check out the winning entries for Pumpkinpalooza, and Trick-or-Treat around the library! Costumes encouraged! Saturday, October 31 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

    Tahoe City 740 N. Lake Blvd

    Storytime (for ages 5 & under; caregivers welcome): Thursday mornings 10:30-11:00.

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