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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.  

Story Book Trail (for ages up to 5): Thursday, April 26, 11:00-11:45 a.m. Featured book: "Everything Spring". Held in the Auburn Garden Theater.

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

  • May 9: Red Pyramid: Kane Chronicles Book 1 by Rick Riordan
  • June 13: Mr. Lemoncello’s Great Library Race by Chris Grabenstein
  • July 11: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
  • August 8: Wonder by R.J. Palacio

      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.

      • April  25: A Gentleman in Moscow By Amor Towles

      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, Wednesdays & 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.

      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.
      • Crafts After Dark: Adult Crafting Club: 3rd Tuesday of Every Month through July 2018. 4:00-5:30 p.m. Join staff for a night of crafting fun. Each month will feature a new craft. All supplies provided (while they last.)

      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 - Thursdays, 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.           

      ESL Conversation Club: Practice English speaking skills, learn about American culture, get to know the community, and meet people from other cultures and countries. 10:00 - 11:00 a.m., every Tuesday. For more information, contact Angela at 530-886-4530.

      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: “Mop-up” with Doug Greenwood. Lingering tech questions answered.
      • 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: April 26: "What is Cryptocurrency?", May 24: "Exploring Social Media", June 28: "Evaluating Ads online-don't be fooled!", July 26: "Digital Photo Management", August 23: "I.O.T. (Internet of Things)

      Kids 

      • Storytime (for ages 3-5): Tuesdays, 10:30 -11:00 a.m. Books, rhymes, songs, and a craft.
      • Bilingual Storytime: Fourth Tuesday of each month, 10:30-11:00 a.m.
      • 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. ( Playtime only: May 23 & 28)
      • Romps & Rhymes (formerly Time for Twos!) (for 18 months-3 years). Thursdays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. ( Playtime only: May 24 & 29)
      • Storytime (for ages 3 to 5): Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. (Playtime only: May 25 & June 1)
      • 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. Supplies limited to 30 participants. 10:30-11:30 a.m., 3rd Saturday of each month.
      • Get our printable bookmark here: Children's Spring Programs 

      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 - 2nd Thursday of the month from 2:00 -3:30 p.m. No reservations required.

      • May 10: "The Best Land Under Heaven: the Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny" by Michael Wallis.

      • June 14: "The Last Painting of Sara de Vos" by Dominic Smith.

      • July 12: "Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End" by Atul Gawande.

      • August 9: "The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane" by Lisa See.

      • September 13: "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas.

      • October 11: "Kiyo's Story: a Japanese-American Family's Quest for the American Dream" by Kiyo Sato.

      • November 8: "Beartown" by Fredrik Backman.

      • December 13: "Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood" by Trevor Noah.


      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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