Library Events

December 2019

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APPLEGATE Facade of one story grey Applegate library


Preschool Storytime: Every Wednesday from 11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
  1. Kids
  2. Teens
  3. Adults
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Gingerbread House Engineering (For All Ages): Saturday, December 14, 10:00-11:00 and 11:30-12:30. Come to the Auburn Library for a family-friendly and free engineering program! Make some sweet structures together. Sessions run 10:00-11:00am and 11:30am-12:30pm. Registration required. Sign up to reserve your spot at placercountylibrary.eventbrite.com

Baby Lapsit: Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00 a.m. During the weeks of 11/26-11/29 and 12/24-12/27 Self-Directed Learn and Play sessions will be offered instead of the regular storytime.

Toddler Time: Friday, 10:30 -11:00 a.m. During the weeks of 11/26-11/29 and 12/24-12/27 Self-Directed Learn and Play sessions will be offered instead of the regular storytime.

Preschool Storytime: Thursdays, 11:00-11:30 a.m. During the weeks of 11/26-11/29 and 12/24-12/27 Self-Directed Learn and Play will be offered instead of the regular storytime.

Science Saturday (for school age kids): Investigate the world through hands-on science and math experiments! 2nd Saturday of every month, 10:30 a.m.- Noon. Community Room. 

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 8, 9, and 10 year olds to talk about books. 2nd Wednesday of each month, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Beecher Room.

  • December 11: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
  • January 8: Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie
  • February 12: Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverley Cleary

Auburn Tween Book Club: (for ages 10-13), First Wednesday of each month 4:00-5:00 p.m., Beecher Room

  • December 4: Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling
  • January 1: No meeting
  • February 5: Guts by Raina Telgemeier
  • March 4: The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
  1. Kids
  2. Teens
  3. Adults

Baby Lapsit: Books, songs, rhymes, bounces and playtime: Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Toddler Time: Thursdays, 10:30-11:00 a.m. Bring your wiggly toddler and let's have some fun!

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

Family Movie Night: Last Friday of each Month. 3:00-4:30 p.m. - Join us for a family friendly movie showing. Don’t forget to bring a blanket to sit on!

  • December 27th: Lego Movie 2

Breakout Tuesday (for ages 6-16): Last Tuesday of each month, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Join us for a surprise hands-on activity for kids and teens. Every month will be a different activity to help you break out of your weekly routine.

  1. Kids
  2. Adults

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

  1. Kids
  2. Adults

Baby Lapsit: Wednesdays: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., Thursdays: 11:30 -  Noon. 

Toddler Time: Thursdays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Preschool Storytime:  Fridays from 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.

  1. Kids
  2. Teens
  3. Adults

Preschool Storytime: 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)


PENRYNLarge white Penryn library building with car parked out front


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

  1. Kids
  2. Teens
  3. Adults

Baby Lapsit: Wednesdays & Fridays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Introduction to literacy with rhymes, songs, & stories. Self-directed Learn and Play Sessions will take place the last 2 weeks of May, August, and November

Toddler Time: Thursdays & Saturdays, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Specially designed to work out wiggles & move muscles. Self-directed Learn and Play Sessions will take place the last 2 weeks of May, August, and November.

Preschool Storytime: Wednesdays, Noon - 12:30 p.m. Self-directed Learn and Play Sessions will take place the last 2 weeks of May, August, and November.

Super Readers (for ages 3-6): Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00 p.m. Bring your Super Reader to the Library for this Teen-led program that uses stories and games to practice and improve upon literacy skills. No reservations necessary.

Paws To Read: 2nd Tuesday of each month, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Children are invited to polish their reading skills by reading for 10 minutes each to a furry reading coach.

STEAM-O-torium (ages 6-12): Investigate the world through hands-on science, math, & art experiments. Supplies limited to 45 participants. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 3rd Saturday of each month. Registration recommended.

TAHOE CITY Two story brown Tahoe City library facade


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