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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., January 5- March 16. (No session Wednesday, January 20).

Storytime (for ages 3-5) Thursdays: 10:30- 11:00 a.m., January 7- March 17.

Paws to Read: 2nd Wednesday of the month, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. January 13, February 10, March 9. 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.

Legopalooza (all ages): Saturday, January 16 from Noon-4:00 p.m.: Legos, Lego crafts, and Lego videogames.

Colfax 10 W. Church St.

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

Not Just for Kids Picture Book Chat. 1st Tuesday of each month, 5:15-5:45 p.m. Each month, Librarian Amie Toepfer introduces new-to-you titles and suggested titles for caregivers. Adults and children welcome!

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. 

    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  

    Author Talk (for school age children): Come hear local author Jen Barton talk about her new book, "What's Your Story, Harriet Tubman?" She'll discuss how to write a non-fiction book, and what it's like to be an author! Thursday, March 10 from 4:00 -5:00 p.m.

    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.   

    Tahoe City 740 N. Lake Blvd

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


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