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I Heart Reading Festival
News ImageJoin the Roseville Public Library and Clifford the Big Red Dog in celebrating the 30th anniversary of California Library Literacy Services at this family-friendly event. Event includes special performances by Francie Dillon and Hip Hop Congress, a giant Scrabble board, an interactive storytime, crafts and the Friends of the Library booksale.

Free
Saturday, September 6, 2014
10:00am - 12:00pm
Vernon Street Town Square

Parks, Recreation & Libraries Labor Day Hours
News ImageIn honor of the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 1, Parks & Recreation Admin Offices, Roseville Public Library, Adventure Club locations, Maidu Community Center and Maidu Museum & Historic Site are closed. The Roseville Sports Center, Mike Shellito Indoor Pool and Roseville Aquatics Complex are open modified hours.

How-To Fair: CRAFTS
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Release your creative genius at this FREE hands-on event.
Learn new skills from experienced crafters - from knitting to stained glass! The How-to Fairs are all about learning new skills and sharing with the community. Crafters will not be selling items.
Family Fun....Adult and kid crafts....Free Snacks
Kids, you can help build Roseville's biggest mousetrap!

Saturday, September 27, 2014
1pm - 3 pm
Riley Library

Would you like to host a craft table and share your skills? Contact Typhanie Ricci at 916-774-5963 or tricci@roseville.ca.us.



Fall Recreation Guide Available Now
News ImageFind the perfect fall activities and events for you and your family in the latest Recreation Guide. Check out the variety of classes from fitness to safety training to arts and much more. Plus lots of great events including family-friendly options like the I (Heart) Reading Festival and Family Fest to things just for adults including Wednesdays On Tap and Oktoberfest. Download the guide today.

Family Research Course
News ImageGet back to your roots with this series of classes guiding you through the family research process. Learn about family trees, navigating records and conducting research online.


10th Annual Smithsonian Museum Day Live - September 27
News ImageSeptember 27, 9am-4pm. Enjoy FREE admission, FREE guided tours at 10am and 1pm, and FREE children’s activities all day as part of the 10th Annual Smithsonian Museum Day Live event.

Research for Success
News ImageKick-start the school year by learning how to navigate the Library databases, find credible online reference materials by topic, use Library subject guides and search tools.
  • Ages 13 - 18
  • Sept. 9 & 23
  • FREE


  • SPLASH 2014
    News ImageMark your calendars from 6:30 - 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Roseville Aquatics Complex for Roseville's largest party of the year. Enjoy food and beverage samplings from local restaurants, breweries and wineries. The 19th annual event is hosted by Roseville Chamber of Commerce and City of Roseville Parks, Recreation & Libraries Department.

    Attend the Downtown Bridges Project Community Open House
    News ImageThe City of Roseville is holding a community open house to preview design plans for the Downtown Bridges Project on Tuesday, September 9, 6 - 8 p.m. in the Civic Center rotunda at 311 Vernon Street.

    Avant-Garde Historical Art Competition for Teens
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    Roseville Teens are invited to showcase their creativity in this Avant-Garde competition bringing Roseville History to life in an unorthodox, daring, or radical manner. This competition is part of Roseville's local history festival during the month of October and hosted by the Roseville Public Library.

    Judging by local artists and historians.
    Prizes will be awarded in several categories.



    3rd Saturday Art Walk Downtown Roseville Library
    News ImageCome view the work of watercolor artist Kris Crane. Exhibit begins with an artist's reception on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Roseville Downtown Library and is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Roseville Library. The exhibit will be on display until September 17, 2104 during the library's open hours. Find out more about the 3rd Saturday Art Walk at www.3rdsatartwalk.com.



    eBook Help
    News ImageThese drop-in programs are a great way to learn how to download library eBooks and eAudiobooks to your mobile device. Free.

    This session is designed to give you one-on-one help with using your eReader or tablet devices to check out eBooks and eAudiobooks from the library. Please bring your device. Library devices are on display if you are interested in looking at or comparing devices. No Registration necessary.



    Storytimes and Wee One Wednesday on the Square
    News ImageJoin us for Storytime and Wee One Wednesday to the new Vernon Street Town Square, May-October. Come downtown for storytime at 9:30am and stay for Wee One Wednesday's games and activities immediately after starting at 10am.

    New "Research & Homework Help" pages replaces our "Online Databases & Resources" page
    In an effort to make the Roseville Public Library's online services and information easier to find and use, we've updated our website!

    Visit www.roseville.ca.us/research to find our online databases, resources, links to helpful websites, and the subject guides we compile, all listed by topic. Already know what you're looking for? The A-Z list has it listed alphabetically.


    Roseville Genealogical Society: Open Docent Hours at Downtown Roseville Library
    News ImageThe Roseville Genealogical Society is now offering docent open hours at the Roseville Downtown Library.

    Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: 10am - 2pm
    2nd Tuesday of the month: 10am - noon
    2nd and 4th Saturdays: noon - 5pm

    Popular subject guides available
    Looking for that next great book for you, your teen or child? Want to know how to download eBooks from the library to your Kindle, Nook, or other eReader? Have legal questions that you want some help on?

    Find answers to your questions on the Roseville Libraries subjects guide page, available at http://rosevillepl.libguides.com/. Our librarians work hard to pull the best resources online and in-library together to help answer your questions.

    Legal Information Reference Center Available Online
    News ImageRoseville Libraries have a great source of legal information, available free with your Roseville Public Library card. The Legal Information Reference Center provides over 220 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms. A majority of the books are from Nolo, a well-known source of consumer and small business legal information. This resource is available 24/7 any where you have an Internet connection.

    Download e-books and audio books now!
    News ImageThe Roseville Public Library has joined neighboring libraries to bring you "Library to Go" an online resource that has downloadable e-books and audio books compatible with most computers, listening devices and e-readers. Visit Library to Go to look at the great selection of titles available and be sure to check out the Quick Start Guide for an overview of how the program works.

    Sign up for the online library newsletter!
    Get all the latest news from the Roseville Libraries by signing up for the online newsletter! Just visit http://www.roseville.ca.us/enotify and enter your name and email address, and sign up for this and other great city newsletters.

    Campfires at Maidu Museum - September 19
    News ImageSit under the stars, roast marshmallows and listen to native stories around the campfire.


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