Paws to Read @ the Sacramento Public Library
   Summer Reading @SPL   
Summer Reading Events
Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
An on going sale during open library hours of hardback and paperback books at very low prices.
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
¡Póngase en forma y diviértase bailando!
Get in shape and have fun dancing!
Library
Walnut Grove Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
¡Póngase en forma y diviértase bailando!
Get in shape and have fun dancing!
Library
Walnut Grove Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
An on going sale during open library hours of hardback and paperback books at very low prices.
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Please join us for a special storytime for babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Stick around for baby stay and play at the end of storytime.
Location
Fair Oaks Meeting Room
Library
Fair Oaks Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Preschoolers, aged 3-5, are invited to join us for 30 minutes of interactive play with parent or caregiver followed by stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts at 10:30. In order to keep Preschool Story & Play safe and enjoyable for all, we limit participation to the first 40 children.
Library
Franklin Community Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Please join us every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. for books, songs, stories and fun. Everyone is welcome to a "stay and play" time after with our great toys. Looking forward to seeing you there.
Location
Large Community Room
Library
McClatchy Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
"Stay and Play" is an unstructured social time for babies and toddlers (ages 0 and up!--older siblings are welcome as long as everyone can play nicely together), and their caretakers. Developmental toys and board books will be available. These informal play sessions will be immediately followed by a storytime for babies and toddlers (ages 0-3 years) and their caretakers/families, except on the last Tuesday of each month, when we have a special performance by Mister Cooper instead.
Partially funded by the Pocket-Greenhaven Friends of the Library.
Location
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Meeting Room
Library
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Toddlers and their caregivers are invited to join us for fun songs, rhymes, stories, and movement activities designed for children who are walking to 3 years old.
Library
South Natomas Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Come to this program designed for you and your baby (0-18 months). We will encourage early literacy development and parent/child interaction through stories, songs, rhymes, finger plays, and more. Stay afterwards (until 11:20 a.m.) for play time with age-appropriate toys and a chance for caregivers to socialize.
Location
Arcade Meeting Room
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this new program for you and your baby (0 to 18 months). We will encourage early literacy development and parent/child interaction through stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays and more.
Location
N.Highlands-Antelope Meeting Room
Library
N.Highlands-Antelope

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Come join us for books, singing, and stories every Tuesday morning at 10:30. This program is appropriate for children who are 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Fair Oaks Meeting Room
Library
Fair Oaks Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Toddlers, accompanied by their parents or caregivers, are invited to a special storytime series.
Location
N.Highlands-Antelope Meeting Room
Library
N.Highlands-Antelope

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A family-friendly performance by local singer/guitarist Mr. Ken Cooper.

This program is made possible by the Pocket-Greenhaven Friends of the Library.
Location
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Meeting Room
Library
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Cuentos Bilingües Pre-escolares para niños de 2 a 5 años. Únase con nosotros para cuentos y actividades dirigidas a los niños y sus cuidadores. Programa presentado en español e inglés.

Bilingual Pre-school Storytime for ages 2-5. Join us for stories and activities directed at children and their caregivers. Program presented in Spanish and English.
Location
Walnut Grove Meeting Room
Library
Walnut Grove Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Come play with toys, puzzles and games at the library! Children's librarian Janet will be there to help you pick out materials and have fun with our cool educational toys. So join us!
Library
Sylvan Oaks Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays, designed for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Join us for play time before the program (at 10:50 am), which gives toddlers a chance to play with age-appropriate toys and caregivers a chance to socialize.
Location
Arcade Meeting Room
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Enjoy weekly storytime fun with us -- join us for stories and songs!
For ages 3-5 years.
Location
Fair Oaks Meeting Room
Library
Fair Oaks Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for nursery rhymes, fingerplays, simple stories, and songs designed to encourage a range of early literacy skills.

This program is for children up to about 18 months old or until they are ready for toddler storytime. Each child must be accompanied by a participating adult. Following the program, babies and their caregivers are invited to stay and play with activity learning toys.
Location
Belle Cooledge Meeting Room
Library
Belle Cooledge Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you need help with researching your family’s history? Central Library’s volunteer genealogists are available to assist you with a free, 45-minute session in the Genealogy Center on the 2nd Floor. Appointments are offered on Tuesdays at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00 pm. To make an appointment, please call the library at 916-264-2920, or visit the Central Library in person.
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Do you have knitting projects you need to finish? Do you enjoy a little conversation with your knitting? Join our knitting group, learn some new tricks, and share your knowledge with others. We welcome all ages and skill levels.

Location
Arden-Dimick Meeting Room
Library
Arden-Dimick Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Every Tuesday, enjoy a relaxing afternoon of knitting with fellow yarn enthusiasts. Anyone interested in knitting and crocheting, even beginners, are welcome to join in. This is not an instructional class, but assistance is available. Bring your own supplies and a project to work on.
Location
Belle Cooledge Meeting Room
Library
Belle Cooledge Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Stop by South Natomas for one-on-one, walk-in service for basic computer help, such as creating e-mail accounts, using the internet and downloading e-books.

All sessions are on a first come, first served.
Library
South Natomas Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A volunteer is ready to help individuals one-on-one with job searching, using our library job search resources, and updating resumes. Please schedule an appointment by contacting the Job Coach at JobCoachRAN@gmail.com
Library
Rancho Cordova Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
We'll be showing the movie based on Gayle Forman's bestselling novel, If I Stay (106 minutes). Note that this movie is rated PG-13 so you must be age 13 or older, or have a parent with you in order to watch.
Location
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Meeting Room
Library
Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
2:05 PM - 2:55 PM
Description
Do you need help using the internet? Would you like to learn how to navigate your eReader? Do you need to learn new skills in programs such as Microsoft office? You can schedule a one on one session with our technology assistant.

Make sure to stop by the front desk and ask for an appointment.
Library
N.Highlands-Antelope

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Homework Zone will return on Tuesday, December 2, at 3:00 p.m.
Library
Galt - Marian O. Lawrence Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
6 two-hour sessions
Learn valuable word processing skills like creating, saving and retrieving documents; inserting and deleting text; formatting text; and using cut copy and paste. Before you take this course, you should have some experience with computers and the Windows operating system.
Location
Martin Luther King, Jr. Meeting Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Having trouble downloading library ebooks and audiobooks to your Kindle, Nook, ipad, or other mobile device? Sign up online for help every week on Tuesdays from 3-3:30 or 3:30-4 p.m. We will walk you through the steps of downloading using Overdrive and the 3M cloud app.
Library
Valley Hi - North Laguna Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Free homework help! Elementary, middle school, and high school students are welcome to join us every Tuesday for free, one-on-one homework help from a trained volunteer at the library's Homework Zone.
Library
Colonial Heights Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Having trouble downloading library ebooks and audiobooks to your Kindle, Nook, ipad, or other mobile device? Sign up online for help every week on Tuesdays from 3-3:30 or 3:30-4 p.m. We will walk you through the steps of downloading using Overdrive and the 3M cloud app.
Library
Valley Hi - North Laguna Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Drop-in homework help for school-age students is available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Volunteer homework coaches will be available to assist students in grades 1-8 with homework assignments.
Library
Rancho Cordova Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Drop-in homework help for school-age and high school students is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Volunteer homework coaches will be available to assist students in grades K-12 with homework assignments.
Library
N.Highlands-Antelope

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Drop-in homework help for school-age and high school students is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Volunteer homework coaches will be available to assist students in grades K-12 with homework assignments.
Library
Franklin Community Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Get drop-in homework help for school-age students on Tuesdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Volunteer homework coaches will be available to help students in grades K-8 with homework assignments.
Library
Valley Hi - North Laguna Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Instead of working for your money, do you want to make your money work for you? This workshop will focus on what the pros do when it comes to investing. Our discussion will provide you with information about assessing risk tolerance, avoiding common investment mistakes, and much more. This is a 6-part series, so please try to attend each session if possible.
Location
North Natomas Meeting Room
Library
North Natomas Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Note: This meeting will be held in the Teen area of the library.
Interested in community service, leadership opportunities, and fun? TAB is all about teens creating their own service projects -- whether that means organizing fun programs for teens or other community outreach projects. Join us for an informal meeting as we plan out our future ventures. Participants get credit for two hours of volunteering. Bonus: TAB looks *great* on your college applications.
Location
Sylvan Oaks Meeting Room
Library
Sylvan Oaks Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
If you have a basic computer/internet/e-mail question, or questions about your e-device (tablets, smartphones, e-Readers), feel free to drop-in for a one-on-one session. Appointments can be made at the service desk. If no appointments are made, sessions will be first come, first served. Bring your device, if possible, and your questions! Hope to see you there!
Library
Franklin Community Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
In observance of the centennial of the First World War, local historian Joseph Spink will provide a mini-lecture on, and showing of, the 1957 classic "Paths of Glory," starring Kirk Douglas.
Location
Galleria West Meeting Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Come watch Peter Weller in a career defining performance in this lost cult classic from 1984.
Location
Valley Hi - North Laguna Meeting Room
Library
Valley Hi - North Laguna Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
At this workshop, Kristin Shaw Amrine will provide both an introduction into the writing process and assignments that stimulate the creative process. This free program is hosted by the Franklin Community Library.
Library
Franklin Community Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Enjoy a bit of conversation and companionship at the Rio Linda Library Crochet and Knitting Circle! All ages and skill levels are welcome. This is not an instructional class, but some assistance will be available.
Library
Rio Linda Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Sci-Fi book club will explore the exciting and diverse field of science fiction and fantasy : from aliens and spaceships to dragons and wizards. Please bring a snack to share and join us. This month's title is Redshirts by John Scalzi
Location
Carmichael Meeting Room
Library
Carmichael Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Read to a Dog is a fun and proven method for boosting a child’s reading skills by reading to a trained therapy dog and adult volunteer. Children may bring their own books to read to these furry friends, or they may borrow a book from the library’s collection. Join us in our community room for this wonderful program!
Location
Belle Cooledge Meeting Room
Library
Belle Cooledge Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Join the Friends of the Colonial Heights Library for family game night! Each month features a different game for family and friends to play, from Pictionary to Family Feud.
Library
Colonial Heights Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
An on going sale during open library hours of hardback and paperback books at very low prices.
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
¡Póngase en forma y diviértase bailando!
Get in shape and have fun dancing!
Library
Walnut Grove Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Toddlers, age 0-2, and their caregivers are invited for 30 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays and flannel boards. In order to keep Toddler Storytime safe and enjoyable for all, we limit participation to the first 30 children. This program is repeated at 10:30 AM. Due to space limitations, caregivers and children may attend the 10:00 AM storytime or the 10:30 AM storytime but not both.
Library
Franklin Community Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Have fun with rhymes, songs, books and other language-building play for babies 0-24 months and their grownups.
Location
Valley Hi - North Laguna Meeting Room
Library
Valley Hi - North Laguna Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us at 10am for Toddler Time! For half an hour toddlers will have a storytime that is customized for children between the ages of two and three.
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Toys, games, crafts or other age appropriate activities will be available for children 1.5 to 5 years of age.
Library
North Natomas Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Build early literacy skills with fun rhymes, stories, songs and more!
Location
Rancho Cordova Meeting Room
Library
Rancho Cordova Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Toddlers, age 0-2, and their caregivers are invited for 30 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays and flannel boards. In order to keep Toddler Storytime safe and enjoyable for all, we limit participation to the first 30 children. Due to space limitations, caregivers and children may attend the 10:00 AM storytime or the 10:30 AM storytime but not both.
Library
Franklin Community Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Every Wednesday is story time. Please join us at 10:30 a.m. and venture into your child’s stories!
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to join us for songs, rhymes, and stories designed to build early literacy skills.
Library
Orangevale Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
NO STORYTIME AUGUST 27th! Join the youth services librarian at Central Library for a rockin' storytime full of songs, fingerplays and books galore! Designed for children ages 3-5.
Location
Kids Place
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Location
McKinley Room A East Sac Room
Library
McKinley Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us at the library for Wednesday morning storytimes for toddlers, preschoolers, and their caregivers! Each week we'll read three different stories, sing songs, do some activities, and meet afterward to play. Get ready to celebrate reading from your fingers to your toes!
Library
Colonial Heights Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Our Job Coach will help you look for jobs and create and upload a resume, along with teaching you to use JobNow, a powerful online tool for job hunters. Please bring a current resume on a flash drive to get started. If you do not have a flash drive, please bring a hard copy of your current resume. Session lasts for an hour.
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Stories, songs, and more for children aged 3-5 and their grownups.
Location
Valley Hi - North Laguna Meeting Room
Library
Valley Hi - North Laguna Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Toddlers and their caregivers will enjoy fun songs, stories and action rhymes. Toddler storytime is 25 minutes long.

Storytime is held year-round except for the months of December, April, and August.
Location
Southgate Meeting Room
Library
Southgate Community Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
11:15 AM - 11:55 AM
Description
Listen, sing, play, create and have FUN at our Toddler storytime program! Each week features either a craft activity or "stay and play" time featuring developmentally appropriate toys and sensory materials. Don't miss it!
Location
Arden-Dimick Meeting Room
Library
Arden-Dimick Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Our Job Coach will help you look for jobs and create and upload a resume, along with teaching you to use JobNow, a powerful online tool for job hunters. Please bring a current resume on a flash drive to get started. If you do not have a flash drive, please bring a hard copy of your current resume. Session lasts for an hour.
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you need help with researching your family’s history? Central Library’s volunteer genealogists are available to assist you with a free, 45-minute session in the Genealogy Center on the 2nd Floor. Appointments are offered on Wednesdays at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00 pm. To make an appointment, please call the library at 916-264-2920, or visit the Central Library in person.
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn to: Use social media, sell and buy stuff on craigslist, format your resume, create a website, or just navigate your computer!

Please include a brief description of the issue you are experiencing so we may better serve you.
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Our job coach is here Wednesdays from 1-3 pm to assist customers with job hunting, resume help, interviewing tips, etc.
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Homework Zone will return on Wednesday, December 3, at 2:00 p.m.
Library
Galt - Marian O. Lawrence Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Have a computer issue? Can’t figure out how to get your laptop onto the wifi? Want to learn to get Zinio magazines or Overdrive e-books on to your tablet, phone or other device? Come get one-on-one tech help at the North Natomas branch of the library. Register at saclibrary.org or call 916-264-2920.
Library
North Natomas Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Looking for a job? Need help?
Come meet one-on-one with a trained job coach who will help you spruce up your resume, build better job searching techniques, learn how to ace the interview, and more!

Sign up for a 3:30-4:30pm appointment online or at the Service Desk. Walk-ins are welcome when there are no prior reservations.
Library
Sylvan Oaks Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Get drop-in homework help for students in grades Kindergarten through 8th every Wednesday.
Library
Sylvan Oaks Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Homework Zone is cancelled for the Thanksgiving holiday. See you next week!
Location
North Natomas Meeting Room
Library
North Natomas Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Drop-in homework help for school-age students is available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Volunteer homework coaches will be available to assist students in grades 1-8 with homework assignments.
Library
Rancho Cordova Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Our Homework Coach will offer free homework assistance to students grades 1-8 on Wednesdays from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm.
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Have a computer issue? Can’t figure out how to get your laptop onto the wifi? Want to learn to get Zinio magazines or Overdrive e-books on to your tablet, phone or other device? Come get one-on-one tech help at the North Natomas branch of the library. Register at saclibrary.org or call 916-264-2920.
Library
North Natomas Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join neighborhood favorite Mr. Cooper for 30 minutes of music time and freeze dancing for ages 3 to 7 years.
Location
Belle Cooledge Meeting Room
Library
Belle Cooledge Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Drop-in homework help for school-age and high school students is available on Wednesdays from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Volunteer homework coaches will be available to assist students in grades K-12 with homework assignments.
Location
Southgate Meeting Room
Library
Southgate Community Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Do you want to learn to play chess? Do you already know how to play? All skill levels are welcome to join us at our Chess Club! We will have an instructor to teach beginners. All supplies will be provided.
Location
Carmichael Meeting Room
Library
Carmichael Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Looking for a job? Need help?
Come meet one-on-one with a trained job coach who will help you spruce up your resume, build better job searching techniques, learn how to ace the interview, and more!

Sign up for a 4:30-5:30pm appointment online or at the Service Desk. Walk-ins are welcome when there are no prior reservations.
Library
Sylvan Oaks Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Toni Chapralis will lead a conversation group for advanced ESL learners. Toni Chapralis formerly taught at the Fremont School for Adults. Teens and adults are welcome.
Location
Small Community Room
Library
McClatchy Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
An on going sale during open library hours of hardback and paperback books at very low prices.
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, Thursday, November 27, the library is closed. Preschool Storytime will return on Thursday, December 4, at 10:00 a.m.
Library
Galt - Marian O. Lawrence Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, the library is closed. Come back for Ereader help on Saturday, November 29 and Thursday, December 4 at 3 p.m.
Library
Galt - Marian O. Lawrence Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Drop-in homework help for school-age and high school students is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Volunteer homework coaches will be available to assist students in grades K-12 with homework assignments.
Library
N.Highlands-Antelope

Title
Date
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Get drop-in homework help for students in grades K - 8 on Thursdays from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Library
Valley Hi - North Laguna Library

Title
Date
Friday, November 28, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
An on going sale during open library hours of hardback and paperback books at very low prices.
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Friday, November 28, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, the library is closed, Friday, November 28. The library will reopen on Saturday, November 29, at 10:00 a.m. Come back for Job Coach help on Friday, December 5 at 1 p.m.
Library
Galt - Marian O. Lawrence Library

Title
Date
Friday, November 28, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
All libraries are closed on Friday, November 28. Our next Job Coach session will be on Wednesday, December 3.
Library
Sylvan Oaks Library

Title
Date
Friday, November 28, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
All libraries are closed on Friday, November 28. Our next Job Coach session will be on Wednesday, December 3.
Library
Sylvan Oaks Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Calling all crafters! Come on out to the Del Paso Heights library to work on you special craft projects. Revieve help from our experienced members and maybe learn a trick or two!
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Baby/Toddler Storytime will return next Saturday, December 6, at 10 a.m.
Library
Galt - Marian O. Lawrence Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Now offering one on one, walk-in service most Saturdays for patrons who need basic computer help, such as creating e-mail accounts, using the internet or downloading ebooks for e-Readers. Also basic help offered for smart phones and tablets. All sessions are first come, first served and last 30 minutes.
Library
Rio Linda Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Looking for a job? Need help? Come meet one-on-one with a trained job coach who will help you spruce up your resume, build better job searching techniques, learn how to ace the interview, and more! Walk-ins are welcome for a 30-minute appointment, or make an appointment at the library.
Library
Orangevale Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Feeling deflated (or inflated) after the eating holiday? Get away from the family and into the library! We'll be showing a marathon of Jim Henson films beginning with "The Muppet Movie", "The Dark Crystal", and finishing with the David Bowie-licious "Labyrinth". Come for one, come for all - everyone is welcome. You are invited to bring your own snacks.
Location
Arcade Meeting Room
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Every Saturday is story time. Please join us at 11 a.m. and venture into your child’s stories!
Library
Del Paso Heights Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Fun for children, ages 3 to 6. Join us for stories, crafts, and other fun activities! Programs are free and last about 60 minutes.
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Arden-Dimick's Teen Technology assistant will be in the library to help with your technology needs. Bring your device (laptop, phone, tablet) or reserve a computer for the Saturday to receive some one-on-one help troubleshooting your issue.
Library
Arden-Dimick Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn to: Use social media, sell and buy stuff on craigslist, format your resume, create a website, or just navigate your computer!

Please include a brief description of the issue you are experiencing so we may better serve you.
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Have a computer issue? Can’t figure out how to get your laptop onto the wifi? Want to learn to get Zinio magazines or Overdrive e-books on to your tablet, phone or other device? Come get one-on-one tech help at the North Natomas branch of the library. Register at saclibrary.org or call 916-264-2920.
Library
North Natomas Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Drop in for one-on-one help learning how to download books to an eReader. Since the library offers free ebooks, this can be a real money saver. Half hour sessions are available on a first come first served basis.
Library
Arcade Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Spend your lazy Saturday afternoon with us at Belle Cooledge Library! We'll pop some popcorn, turn down the lights, and welcome the winter months with Disney's hit movie, Frozen.

All ages and always free!
Location
Belle Cooledge Meeting Room
Library
Belle Cooledge Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Have a computer issue? Can’t figure out how to get your laptop onto the wifi? Want to learn to get Zinio magazines or Overdrive e-books on to your tablet, phone or other device? Come get one-on-one tech help at the North Natomas branch of the library. Register at saclibrary.org or call 916-264-2920.
Library
North Natomas Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Having trouble downloading library ebooks and audiobooks to your Kindle, Nook, ipad, or other mobile device? Come up to the public services desk for help every week on Thursdays and Saturdays at 3pm. Friendly staff members will walk you through the steps of downloading successfully using the Overdrive and 3M cloud apps.
Library
Galt - Marian O. Lawrence Library

Enter your user name and password and click on the Login button.
Instructions
Sign up and receive a complimentary ticket to a Kings game! Must be accompanied by a paying adult ticket. Available to the first 40,000 patrons signed up.

Log in and track the books you read.

Keep reading all summer long!
Your First 5 logged books will win you a free book (kids and teens) or book bag (adults) and enter you into the prize drawing.
Every additional 5 books you log earns an entry in the prize drawing.

You could win an iPad mini (one for each age group)
or a Barnes and Noble gift card (three per location)!

For Teens Only: Badges!
Use your Credly to store the badges that you earn by reading over the summer. You can then share your badges on your social network. You will get badges for:

Author Stalker – read 4 books by the same author
Genre Monogamist – Read 4 books in the same genre
Chronicler – Review 5 books
Bibliophile – Log 5 books during summer reading
Bibliomaniac – Log 10 books during summer reading



Reviews
Books Read:
saturn
Books Read:
the food lover's guide to wine
Books Read:
Planet Kindergarten
Author
Sue Ganz-Schmitt
Genre
Picture Book
Books Read:
Dinotrux Go to School
Books Read:
spl book read