Preschool Storytimes and Special Events
Applegate 18018 Applegate Rd.
PJ Storytime: Thursdays: 5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Auburn 350 Nevada St.
Mother Goose on the Loose: Nursery Rhymes & Musical Rhythms (for babies from birth to three years old): Tuesdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., August 26 - December 2. Wednesdays: 10:30 -11:00 a.m., August 27 - December 3. (no session on Tuesday, November 11)
Storytime (for ages 3-5): Thursdays: 11:00 - 11:30 a.m., August 28 - December 4. (no session Thursday, November 27)
Paws to Read (for ages 5-10) Tuesdays, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. A fun way for new readers to improve their reading skills. Reserve a 5 - 10 minute spot by calling 530-886-4520 or drop in (first-come, first served).
Black Cats, Witches, Brooms & Bats! Thursday, October 30 at 11:00 a.m. Halloween Storytime & a Halloween Parade around the Auburn Library!
Colfax 10 W. Church St.
Storytime: Fridays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Lego Blockheads: (for ages 6 and up): Meet with Lego enthusiasts and create masterpieces at Colfax Library! Tuesdays: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Storytime: Thursdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Storytime (for ages 3 to 5): Fridays from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., September 5 - November 21. (Resumes again in January)
Mother Goose on the Loose: Nursery Rhymes & Musical Rhythms (for babies from birth to two): Wednesdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., September 3 - November 19. Thursdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., September 4 - November 20. (Sessions resume again in January).
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. (October 16, November 20, & December 18).
Fire Fighter Storytime: Friday, October 10 from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Special Fire Fighter Storytime featuring a visit from the South Placer Fire Department and a tour of their new ladder truck!
Spooktacular Event: Saturday, October 25 from 11:00 - 1:00 p.m. Games, Mini Maze, Trick-or-Treating, and more!
Storytime: Tuesdays: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Pumpkinpalooza! October 15-31. Bring in a decorated pumpkin based on your favorite picture book or literary character. (Painted and embellished pumpkin only, please. Carved pumpkins will not be accepted.). See the flyer for more information.
Great Pumpkin Party: Friday, October 31 at 4:00 p.m. Pumpkin submissions will be judged and prizes awarded for the best entries in each age group.
Loomis 6050 Library Dr.
Storytime: Thursdays: 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Meadow Vista 16981 Placer Hills Rd. Suite B6
Storytime: Tuesdays 11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
PJ Storytime: Wednesdays 5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
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. Thursdays from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.
Leaves for the Library: October 1-10 during open hours. Stop in anytime throughout the day and help us spruce up the Library as you decorate a 'tree' with Fall leaves! For all ages.
Pumpkinpalooza! Between October 13-29, bring in a decorated pumpkin based on your favorite picture book or literary character. (Painted and embellished pumpkin only, please. Carved pumpkins will not be accepted.). See the flyer for more information.
Monster Mash Craft Bash! Wednesday, October 15 from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. For ages 2 - 14.
Great Pumpkin Party: Thursday, October 30 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. For all ages.
Trick-or-Treat at the Penryn Library: Friday, October 31 from 7:00 - 11:00 a.m. For all ages. Stop by during open hours on Halloween for a special treat, a cool craft, & some spooky Halloween fun! Don't forget to wear your costume!
Rocklin 4890 Granite Drive
Rocklin Kids Book Club: (for 2nd - 5th graders) Tuesday, October 7 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. Call or visit the Rocklin Library to reserve your space: 916-624-3133
Time for Twos! (for two-year-olds) Thursdays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., August 21 - October 30.
Storytime (for ages 3 to 5): Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. - Noon, August 21 - October 30.
Wee Read Baby Lapsit (for babies 0 - 24 months): Books, songs, rhymes, bounces and playtime: Fridays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., August 22 - October 31
Reading Buddies: One-on-one reading program where teens read to children ages 3-5. Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.: August 19 - October 28. No reservations necessary.
Doggone Good Reading! (for ages 5 and up); 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. Register to guarantee a reading time: 916-624-3133.
October is Fire Prevention Month! Learn about fire safety from the firefighters of the Rocklin Fire Department. A fire truck will be on hand! Saturday, October 11 at 10:30 a.m.
Halloween Storytime & Parade! Thursday, October 30 at 11:30 a.m. Come dressed for the season & let's have some spooky fun at the Library!
Storytime will resume in September. Meanwhile, visit the library for books and fun!
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