Programs and Events

All programs and events are free and open to the public. CP=Cameron Park, EDH=El Dorado Hills, GT=Georgetown, PP=Pollock Pines, PV=Placerville, SLT=South Lake Tahoe.
Limit by location:      Limit by event type:
SLT - Kids Nature Jo
Saturday, Aug. 24, 10 - 11:30 am
Do you love Lake Tahoe and the outdoors? Come learn skills for exploring the natural world around you and how to capture your adventures in a nature journal.  We’ll learn to see more when we’re out in the wilderness, try to identify what we encounter, and practice drawing and writing about all of it! Some materials will be provided but bring a notebook and pen if you have them and make sure to dress for the weather—we’ll be going out exploring! Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Join our furry friends every Tuesday and improve your reading skills! Registration recommended. 
SLT - RUFF: Read Up
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 4pm - 5pm (Wednesdays, 4pm - 5pm)
Read animal stories with a dog partner and earn prizes. A trained canine listener and animal books provided free! Program provided in collaboration with the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe. Sponsored by Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe.
Thursday, Aug. 29, all day
Create art with different materials. Projects are open ended to encourage creative exploration and imagination!
Perfect for artists of all ages.

#summerreading2019
  Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.
GT- Lego Friday
Friday, Aug. 30, 2:00-4:00 pm
Get the kids out of the house and join us every Friday  for Lego Friday.  We supply the Legos and you bring the imagination. We will display your budding engineers creation at the Library for the week.
Friday, Aug. 30, 3:00 - 4:45 pm
Practice reading with trained therapy dogs this summer at the library! Lola, Lollipop, Bodie, Shasta, Ciara, and Chuck will be at the library every Friday. No appointment required. Recommended for school-aged readers.
Tuesday, Sep. 3, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Join our furry friends every Tuesday and improve your reading skills! Registration recommended. 
Wednesday, Sep. 4, 3:30
Stop by the Placerville library afterschool for an amazing adventure! On September 4th we will be painting our favorite emoji's with an out of this world background! 

We have enough room for 15 participants, and we will be allowing participants in on a first-come, first-served basis. 

This event is a part of our Afterschool Adventure series and is for kids in 1st-5th grade, age limits will be enforced. 
  Sponsored by Friends of the Library .
SLT - RUFF: Read Up
Wednesday, Sep. 4, 4pm - 5pm (Wednesdays, 4pm - 5pm)
Read animal stories with a dog partner and earn prizes. A trained canine listener and animal books provided free! Program provided in collaboration with the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe. Sponsored by Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe.
GT- Lego Friday
Friday, Sep. 6, 2:00-4:00 pm
Get the kids out of the house and join us every Friday  for Lego Friday.  We supply the Legos and you bring the imagination. We will display your budding engineers creation at the Library for the week.
Friday, Sep. 6, 3:00 - 4:45 pm
Practice reading with trained therapy dogs this summer at the library! Lola, Lollipop, Bodie, Shasta, Ciara, and Chuck will be at the library every Friday. No appointment required. Recommended for school-aged readers.
Tuesday, Sep. 10, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Join our furry friends every Tuesday and improve your reading skills! Registration recommended. 
SLT - RUFF: Read Up
Wednesday, Sep. 11, 4pm - 5pm (Wednesdays, 4pm - 5pm)
Read animal stories with a dog partner and earn prizes. A trained canine listener and animal books provided free! Program provided in collaboration with the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe. Sponsored by Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe.
Thursday, Sep. 12, 3:30 pm
S-Science; T-Technology; E-Engineering; M-Math
Join us for a non-fiction based storytime with fingerplay's and rhymes followed by time to explore stations with experiments, crafts and activities relating to a science or math theme. Ages 3 to 6.
GT- Lego Friday
Friday, Sep. 13, 2:00-4:00 pm
Get the kids out of the house and join us every Friday  for Lego Friday.  We supply the Legos and you bring the imagination. We will display your budding engineers creation at the Library for the week.
Friday, Sep. 13, 3:00 - 4:45 pm
Practice reading with trained therapy dogs this summer at the library! Lola, Lollipop, Bodie, Shasta, Ciara, and Chuck will be at the library every Friday. No appointment required. Recommended for school-aged readers.
SLT - Kids Nature Jo
Saturday, Sep. 14, 10 - 11:30 am
Do you love Lake Tahoe and the outdoors? Come learn skills for exploring the natural world around you and how to capture your adventures in a nature journal.  We’ll learn to see more when we’re out in the wilderness, try to identify what we encounter, and practice drawing and writing about all of it! Some materials will be provided but bring a notebook and pen if you have them and make sure to dress for the weather—we’ll be going out exploring! Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Tuesday, Sep. 17, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Join our furry friends every Tuesday and improve your reading skills! Registration recommended. 
Placerville - LEGO B
Wednesday, Sep. 18, 3:30 pm
If you love LEGOS and love to build, join us every month for an hour of engineering and construction. All your projects will be put on display in the Children's Library in our "LEGO Museum".
This is a FREE event. 

#summerreading2019
EDH - LEGO Block Par
Wednesday, Sep. 18, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
If you love LEGOS and love to build, join us every month for an hour of engineering and construction. All your projects will be put on display in the Children's Library in our "LEGO Museum".
This is a FREE event.  Sponsored by The El Dorado Hills Friends of the Library.
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