Storytime

Storytimes

Mother Goose on the Loose

MGOL is now called Storytime! New name, same great program! See below for dates and times.


Storytime

Ages 5 & under
Explore the wonders of reading with books, puppets, rhyme and songs!

Storytime is back starting Jan 6, 2018 now with more sessions!
No programs 1/2-1/4, 1/15, 2/19

Riley Library
Mon  10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Tue   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Wed   6:00  -  6:30 p.m.
Thu   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Sat    10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Downtown Library
Mon   6:00  -  6:30 p.m.
Tue   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Wed  10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Maidu Library
Mon   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Wed   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Thu    10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Sensory Storytime

Ages 9 & under
Join us for Sensory Storytime, designed especially for kids with autism and/or sensory processing disorders, featuring books, music, fidget toys and more! Noise and behaviors are not a problem. Parent participation required. Drop-in. Free.

Maidu Library
4th Tuesday   11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
1/23, 2/27, 3/27, 4/24, 5/22

   
Kids

Kids & Family Fun

In-person Homework Help

Grades 1 - 8
Visit your library for in-person homework help, and excel in school! Receive reading practice with a volunteer. Drop-in. First come, first served. Free

Maidu Library & Riley Library
(No meetings at Downtown Library)

Mon - Wed • 3:30-5:30 p.m.
  1/8 - 5/30
*No program 1/2-1/4, 1/15, 2/19

Read to a Dog

Ages 6 - 12
Gain confidence by reading to friendly library dogs. First-come, first-served. Drop-in.

Downtown Library
2nd Tue   3:30 - 4:00 p.m.
           or  4:05 - 4:35 p.m.

Pokemon Club

Ages 5 - 13
Trade your cards, play your games and explore all aspects of Pokemon. Drop-in.

Riley Library
2nd & 4th Sat   2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

STEAM Kits

All ages
Enjoy time with your family while working on a collaborative project emphasizing science, technology, engineering, art and math! Available for in-library use during open hours.

Board at the Library

All ages
Bring your tabletop and classic board games.

Downtown Library
2nd Sat   10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Coming in 2018!
Science Learning Lab

Ages 4-5:  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Ages 6-10:  5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Learn more about bugs with the Placer Mosquito & Vector Control District and hands on experiments! Registration required. Free.

Maidu Library
2ndTue
1/9, 2/13, 3/13, 4/10, 5/8

   
Stack of books

Book Clubs

Club Maidu

Ages 18+
Join us at the Maidu Library for our longest running book group, Club Maidu. Enjoy favorite fiction with other people who share a passion for books!
Drop-in. Free.

Maidu Library
2nd Sat   1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
1/13, 2/10, 3/10, 4/14, 5/12

No December meeting
January:  Home at Last by Naseem Khan

Mystery Book Club

Ages 18+
Don't miss a single clue! Magnifying glasses and forensic tools are not needed for this fun-filled evening. Mystery book selections are chosen by attendees. All recommendations for good reads are welcome! Drop-in. Free
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December meeting changed.

Maidu Library
3rd Wed   6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
1/17, 2/21, 3/21, 4/18, 5/16

January: Murder Inside the Beltway by Margaret Truman
February: Tahoe Dark by Todd Borg
March: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

Page Turners

Ages 18+
A great place to meet other people who share your passion for books! Join us between the covers of great books and for novel discussions.
Drop-in. Free
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No December meeting.

Maidu Library
2nd Sat   2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
1/13, 2/10, 3/10, 4/14, 5/12

January: Portobello by Ruth Rendell



Teens playing games

Teens

Teen Library Council

Ages 12 - 18
Teens help plan library events, recommend books, receive professional development and gain lifelong friends! Drop-in. Free.
No meeting 1/15

Mon 2/12
Downtown Library
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Goal Setting: Learn how to set goals and reach them!

Mon 3/12
Maidu Library
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Community Service: Learn how to help your community and yourself!

Mon 4/9
Riley Library
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Communication Skills

Teens CREATE

Ages 12-18
Craft + Read + Engage + Art + Tech + Enrich. Do you enjoy hanging out or exploring new things? Join us! Drop-in. Free.

Riley Library
4th Wed
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Teen Escape Room

Ages 13-18
Teens work together to escape a locked room at the library! Registration required. $10/participant.

Sat 2/17
Downtown Library
Every hour 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


    
Computer class

Computer Classes

Computer Classes
Free. Registration required. Register in-person or by calling (916) 774-5221

Computer Basics

Ages 18+
Learn to use a mouse and other basic computer functions.

Downtown Library
Wed 1/10   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Maidu Library
Thu 2/8   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Riley Library
Wed 3/7   10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.


Internet Basics

Ages 18+
Learn about basic terms, websites and search engines.

Downtown Library
Wed 1/17   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Maidu Library
Thu 2/15   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Riley Library
Wed 3/14  10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Setting Up an Email Account

Ages 18+
Learn about different free email providers, sending, receiving and replying to messages.

Downtown Library
Wed 1/24   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Maidu Library
Thu 2/22   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Riley Library
Wed 3/21   10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Using an Email Account

Ages 18+
Learn about contacts and how to attach documents and photos.

Downtown Library
Wed 1/31   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Maidu Library
Thu 3/1   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Riley Library
Wed 3/28   10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

    
Conversation club

Adult Enrichment

Conversation Club

Ages 18+
Practice English as a Second Language. Drop-in. Free.
No meeting 1/2-1/4, 1/15, 2/19

Riley Library
Mon   10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Downtown Library
Tue   11:15 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.
Thu   11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Vietnam War Documentary Showing

Ages 18+
Watch a special one-episode showing of the Ken Burns and Lynn Novick epic documentary series about one of the most consequential, divisive and controversial events in American history. Discussion to follow. Free.

Veterans Memorial Hall, 110 Park Drive, Roseville
Sat 3/10
3:00 - 5:30 p.m.

The Vietnam War: A Showing and Discussion
was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.


Genealogy Workshop

Ages 18+
Research and discover your heritage with the Roseville Genealogical Society. Drop-in. Free.

Downtown Library
1st Tue   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
2/6, 3/6, 4/3, 5/1
(No workshop in January)

Social Security Workshop

Ages 18+
Learn about benefits and create an online account. Registration required. Free.

Riley Library
Wed 1/24   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Maidu Library
Wed 2/21   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Downtown Library
Wed 3/21   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Veteran's Writing Group

Ages 18+
Are you an active duty service member or veteran interested in writing? We want to support you!

Call (916) 774-6225 or email us to let us know you're interested in participating.



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