Join Washoe County Library System in partnership with Nevada Humanities to celebrate a community-wide read of Adam Johnson's The Orphan Master's Son. Book discussions will take place in three parts at six libraries through September 15. For more information, please visit www.washoecountylibrary.us/washoereads
Meet the Pulitzer Prize-winning author at the 4th Annual Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl on Saturday, September 16. Visit www.nevadahumanities.org for more information.
Summer Reading Program Continues
Our 2017 Summer Reading Program, Build a Better World, is open for registration through August 31! The program is open to readers (and listeners!) of all ages. Kids and teens can earn free books every two weeks. If you're not one of the 3,500+ who are already participating, it's not too late to get your family in on the action! Visit www.washoecountylibrary.us/summerreading for more information.
The Biggest Little Bug Adventure
with Nevada Bugs & Butterflies: July 9 - August 27
Discover Nevada's amazing arthropods during this hands-on program! Interact with millipedes, beetles, and more at the bug petting zoo. Create and take a small packet of native pollinator seeds to "Build a Better World" for the bees and butterflies in your own garden.
Drop in anytime during the scheduled program to learn about some of Nevada's plant and animal diversity!
We have lots more going on at all of our branches! Don't forget to visit the online calendar of events to find hundreds of opportunities for education, entertainment, recreation, and enrichment at your favorite library.
4001 S. Virginia Street (next to the Sierra View Library)
Open to the public: August 5th - 13th
Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
Saturday, August 12th is half price day
Sunday, August 13th is $5 bag day
Members Only: Friday, August 4th from 3 to 6 p.m. (You can join at the door)
About the Friends of Washoe County Library
The Friends of Washoe County Library is an all volunteer non-profit organization with over 500 members dedicated to advocating, fundraising and providing support for Washoe County Library System. Our purpose is to ensure a first-class, free public library that will remain accessible to all Washoe County residents for generations to come.
Book sorting and helping with the book sales and events in Reno Town Mall .
Cashiering at the Secondhand Prose bookstore in the Northwest Reno Library.