Mother Goose on the Loose

Storytimes

Mother Goose on the Loose

Ages 5 & under
Singing, playing, moving and puppet fun enhance this storytime geared towards little learners. Parent participation required. Seating is limited. Drop-in.

Maidu Library
Thu   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
9/7-12/14

Riley Library
Tue   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
9/5-12/12

Downtown Library
Mon    6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Wed  10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
9/11-12/13


Storytime

Ages 5 & under
Join in the fun with stories, songs and puppets to encourage early literacy skills in young children. Parent participation required. Seating is limited. Drop-in.

Riley Library
Thu   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Sat    10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
9/2-12/16

Downtown Library
Tue   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
9/5-12/12

Maidu Library
Mon   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Wed   10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
9/6-12/13

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.

Maidu Library
Tue 11/28   11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

   
Kids

Kids & Family Fun

Read to a Dog

Ages 6 - 12
Animals are ideal reading companions; they listen attentively, do not criticize and allow children to proceed at their own pace. First-come, first-served. Drop-in.

Downtown Library
2nd & 4th Tue   3:30 - 4:00 p.m.
                      or  4:05 - 4:35 p.m.
11/14, 11/28, 12/12

Pokemon Club

Ages 5 - 13
Trade your cards, play your game 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.
   
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.
No December meeting.

Maidu Library
2nd Sat   1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
11/11

November: Water from My Heart by Charles Martin

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.
11/15, 12/13

November: The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney
December: The Zig Zag Girl by Elly Griffiths

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.
11/11

November: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey by The Countess of Carnarvon
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!

Maidu Library
Mon 11/13   5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Try writing a complete story in 200 words or less!

Riley Library
Mon 12/11   5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Show your support to our active military service men and women and craft a holiday card to send overseas!


    
Computer class

Computers

Computer Classes
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.

Riley Library
Tue 11/7   10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.


Internet Basics

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

Riley Library
Tue 11/14  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.

Riley Library
Tue 11/21   10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Using an Email Account

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

Riley Library
Tue 11/28   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.

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. Featuring Episode 4 title "Resolve." In this immersive 360-degree narrative, Burns and Novick tell the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film. Free.

Join us after the showing for a discussion and chance to talk first hand with local veterans.

Veterans Memorial Hall
Saturday, December 9
12:00 - 4:00 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.
11/7, 12/5

Social Security Workshop

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

Downtown Library
Wed 11/8   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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