Gardens all over town are exploding with fresh produce. Make the most of your harvest with the great salad and veggie cookbooks in this staff-recommended list under the #WhatToRead tab of our library catalog.
Visit our new online exhibit which features mixed media works by the current Reno City Artist, Ruby Barrientos. These works are described by the artist as Nuwave Mayan, a style that incorporates her Salvadoran Mayan ancestry and heritage in the creation of socially relevant works.
Join library staff as we profile some of the world's most bizarre animals and tell you how you can use library resources to find out more about these crazy creatures. This week, we discuss the echidna.
Chances are, you have seen an earthworm somewhere. Perhaps you have seen some while digging in your garden, wiggling on the sidewalk after a hard rain, or in the beak of a hungry bird. Find out more about earthworms, build them a house, do some cool activities, and find even more info!
Immunize Nevada is offering a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic at several of our libraries. Appointments are not required and you do not need to have health insurance. Your privacy will be protected, and receiving the vaccine will not affect your immigration status.
Your Washoe County Library librarians are hitting the airwaves with a new radio series onKUNR!
On the Shelf airs each Monday at 6:42 a.m. and 8:42 a.m. during Morning Edition. Listen in for reading recommendations and catch the latest in book news.
Then join us every Monday and Wednesday at 11:04 am during The Takeaway and again at 3:48 pm during All Things Considered for On the Kids' Shelf, a quick two-minute segment that includes an engaging book talk, fun activity, and some early literacy tips for families.
The Friends of Washoe County Library is a member-supported 501(c)(3) Nevada non-profit organization dedicated to advocating, fundraising, and providing support for the Washoe County Library System.
You can support Friends of Washoe County Library through Amazon Smile. Visit Amazon Smile and select Friends of Washoe County Library. It works just like the regular Amazon website, except a portion of your purchase price will be donated to FWCL.