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Applegate 18018 Applegate Rd.

Kids 

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

Auburn 350 Nevada St.

Kids 

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. 

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

Time for Twos (for 2 year olds & their caregivers): Fridays, 9:30 - 10:00 a.m. 

Paws to Read: 2nd Wednesday of the month. 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Children are invited to polish their reading skills by reading a book of their choice to a furry reading coach. Therapy dogs 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.


Auburn Junior Book Club: Get together with other 4th, 5th, and 6th graders to talk about books. 2nd Wednesday of each month, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Beecher Room.

  • December 13: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
  • January 10: Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • February 14: The Lost Hero (Heroes of Olympus, Book 1) by Rick Riordan

      Teens

      BOB (Based on the Book) Movie Series (for teens/tweens- grades 6 - 12): Enjoy a free movie (PG-13 rated or lower) based on a book. 3rd Wednesday of each month from 3:15 -5:30 p.m. in the community room. Snacks provided. 

      Adults 

      Auburn "Book Buzz" Book Club: 4th Wednesday of each month. 4:00 -5:00 p.m. in the Beecher Room. Join us for a casual discussion about our latest read and books in general.

      • November 22: No meeting
      • December 27: Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
      • January 24: Vinegar Girl by Ann Tyler AND Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare
      • February 28: The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny by Michael Wallis (2018 One Book One Community Choice)

      ESL Class for Adults: Learn basic writing and pronunciation, American speech and culture. Wednesdays & Fridays, 10:00 a.m. to Noon. Instruction by Placer School for Adults. For more information, contact Angela at 530-886-4530

      Open Computer Help:  Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Call (530) 886-4500 to reserve a spot. Topics include: accessing e-books, searching the Internet, email basics, Microsoft Office, smartphone help, tablet help, starting social media, Google Docs, & using a flash drive.

      T'ai Chi  -White Dragon Short Form. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 8:15-9:15 a.m., Beecher Room. All levels welcome. First time attendees arrive at 8:00 a.m. to register.

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      Colfax 10 W. Church St.

      Kids 

      • Storytime: Fridays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
      • Wee Read Baby Lapsit (for babies 0 -24 months) Books, songs, rhymes, bounces and playtime: Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
      • LEGO® Club (for ages 5 and up): Drop-in, 1st Saturday of every month, 10:30 a.m.-Noon. Bring your mad LEGO skills to the Library and let your imagination flow! Bricks are provided. 

      Adults 

      • Computer Basics Help: Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. - Noon, by appointment. 30 minute or 1 hour slots available. Call (530) 346-8211 to reserve a spot. Topics: Learning the computer, accessing e-books, starting social media, internet searching, Microsoft Office, email basics, tablet help, smartphone assistance, Google Docs, & using a flash drive.

      Foresthill 24580 Main St.

      Kids 

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

      Adults 

      Drop-In Technology Help: Thursdays. Noon - 2:00 p.m. No reservation required. Topics we can address for you: Learning the computer, accessing e-books, starting social media, internet searching, Microsoft Office, email basics, tablet help, smartphone assistance, Google Docs, & using a flash drive.(If you prefer individual instruction, please call (530) 367-2785 to inquire about a 1 on 1 appointment.)

      Granite Bay 6475 Douglas Blvd.

      Kids

      • 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: 11:30 -  Noon.
      • Time for Twos! (for two-year-olds) Thursdays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. 
      • LEGO® Club (all ages): 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 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. 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
      • Science Saturday: 1st Saturday of every month, 10:00- 11:00 a.m.

      Adults 

      Computer Basics Help - Tuesdays, 4:00- 5:00 p.m. Bring your own device (laptop, tablet, iPhone) for help downloading Apps, setting  up an email account, searching the Internet, accessing e-books, starting social media, & using library databases. Call (916) 791-5590 to reserve a spot. 

      Kings Beach 301 Secline St.            

      Adults 

      Online Book Club: Each month, the Kings Beach Library chooses a new book. Participants have a month to read the book and post comments online: KB Online Book Group.  (The book choice is posted there as well.)               


       

      Technology Classes- Thursdays, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. No reservation required.

      • 1st Thursdays: "Fun, Safety, and Productivity on the Interweb"
      • 2nd Thursdays: "Tech Talk with Carl": Open tech question and answer session
      • 3rd Thursdays:"iPhones Explained": Understand your iPhone's basic apps & settings.
      • 4th Thursday: November 30: "Latest Developments in Internet of Things", December 28: "Photos, Photos, and More Photos! Best Tools for Management", January 25: "Internet Security- Latest in Defense", February 22: "Browsers vs Apps: Which to Choose?", March 22: "Cloud Storage Management and Service Providers"

      Kids 

      • Storytime (for ages 3-5): Tuesdays, 10:30 -11:00 a.m. Books, rhymes, songs, and a craft.
      • DIY Crafting (ongoing) - Follow easy instructions to make a simple project (e.g.: a Wonderloom bracelet, a vision board, a loomed potholder)

      Teens 

      • DIY Crafting (ongoing) - Follow easy instructions to make a simple project (e.g.: a Wonderloom bracelet, a vision board, a loomed potholder)

      Penryn  2215 Rippey Rd.

      Kids 

      • Storytime (for ages 3-5): Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00 a.m.

      Rocklin 4890 Granite Dr.

      Kids

      • Wee Read Baby Lapsit (for babies 0 - 24 months): Books, songs, rhymes, bounces and playtime: Fridays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. (No session: November 24; Playtime only: December 1)
      • Romps & Rhymes (formerly Time for Twos!) (for 18 months-3 years). Thursdays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. (No session: November 23; Playtime only: November 30)
      • Storytime (for ages 3 to 5): Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. (Playtime only: November 22 & 29)
      • Super Reader Training Camp: Teen-led one-on-one reading and literacy skills practice for ages 3-6. 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 3:30-4:30 p.m. 
      • STEAM-O-torium: (ages 6-12) Investigate the world through hands-on science, math, & art experiments. Registration Required. 10:30-11:30 a.m., 3rd Saturday of each month.

      Teens

      • Super Reader Training Camp: Opportunity for Teens to pair up with a little reading buddy (age 3-6) for one hour a week for reading fun. If interested, send us a message expressing interest in Super Reader Training Camp through Volunteer Match: http://www.volunteermatch.org/.    

      Adults

      Rocklin Library Book Club - Thursdays from 2:00 -3:00 p.m. No reservations required.

      • December 14: "Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City” by Matthew Desmond.

      • January 11: "Where’d You Go, Bernadette?" by Maria Semple.

      • February 8: "Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

      • March 8: "Lincoln in the Bardo" by George Saunders.

      • April 12: "The Sun is Also a Star" by Nicola Yoon.


      English Language Learners

      • ESL Conversation Club: Practice English speaking skills, learn about American culture, get to know the community, and meet people from other cultures and countries. 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., every Wednesday. For more information, contact Angela at 530-886-4530 
      • ESL Class for Adults: Learn basic writing and pronunciation, American speech and culture. Wednesdays & Fridays, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Instruction by Placer School for Adults. For more information, contact Angela at 530-886-4530 

      Open Computer Help:  Tuesdays from 11:00 a.m. - Noon. Call (916) 624-3133 to reserve a spot. Topics include: accessing e-books, searching the Internet, email basics, Microsoft Office, smartphone help, tablet help, starting social media, Google Docs, & using a flash drive.

      Tech Coach available for Drop-Ins: Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.- Noon.   

      Tahoe City 740 N. Lake Blvd

      Kids 

      • Storytime (for ages 5 & under; caregivers welcome): Thursdays, 10:30-11:00 a.m.   

       

       

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