Tahoe-Truckee Lib Loop: Win a Kindle Fire at the Truckee Library
Join the delighted folks who use the libraries for summer reading, children’s and adult programs, free e-book and downloadable audiobook access, instructional and playful database access, and all the serious or recreational reading you desire, by getting yourself a library card.
And, help your budget by avoiding payments to Amazon, iTunes or any vendor for reading—let the libraries provide you with your information needs.
Now through the end of July, when you sign up for your first Nevada County Community Library card at the Truckee Library — or any of the Nevada County Libraries — you’ll enter a drawing for a Kindle Fire! Four drawings will occur over the summer, so you’ll have more than one chance to win.
You could be a lucky winner, but you can be sure that your library card is a sure-fire key to long-range and incalculable treasure. Visit your library soon to take advantage; we’ll be glad to welcome you.
Incline Village Library
July 7, 11:15-11:45 a.m.: Toddler Time: Stories, puppets, music and movement for children 6 months to 3 years. Siblings welcome!
July 7, 4:15 p.m.: Family Yoga Story Time: Get moving with this special Yoga Story Time where music, books and partner-poses with parents come together!
Kings Beach Library
July 7, 2-3 p.m.: “Basic Computer Help.” Remedial computer help for the digital dinosaurs out there.
July 8, 2-3 p.m.: “Musical Robot.” Musical fun for the entire family. This great duo entertains with accordion, humor and dance.
July 12, 10:30-11 a.m.: “Preschool Story Time.” Join us as we explore Outer Space! Books, rhymes, and a craft.
July 13, 3-4 p.m.: “Backyard Science with Liz.” What buggy friends live in our backyard? Liz Morrill will explore with bug jars, magnifying glasses and much knowledge. Ages 6-up.
Summer readers may still sign up at the Truckee Library for the Summer Reading Program. Come in for your Read for the Win Bingo card or Froggy Reading Game. For ages 3-12, pre-readers and independent readers.
July 11, 4 p.m.: Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. The highly entertaining troupe will perform an Olympic adventure! Bring in your Reading Bingo cards and Froggy Reading Games to show your summer reading progress.
Pre-School Storytimes at the Truckee Library are on a special summer schedule: Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m., June 21 through July 28.
Spanish Storytime will be on summer break June through August. Please join us again for bilingual stories, songs and rhymes in September, last Saturday of the month at 10:30 a.m.
Lucinda deLorimier is Branch Librarian at the Truckee Library, 10031 Levon Avenue in Truckee. Call 530-582-7846 for information.