News & Events
COVID-19/Library Closures: All Library branches and stations will be closed to the public March 17 2020 to March 31 2020. All programming and meeting room usage is also cancelled until that date. All item due dates have been extended to April 6 2020. Please see the COVID-19 tab (or click this link) for more details and for the free services still available (with or without a library card) during this time. Please visit Plumas County Public Health’s website for the latest information. [Last updated March 20 2020]
Koha Notification Warning: Koha notifications may not be going through if you use earthlink.net as your email provider. You are still responsible for keeping track of your due dates. Please call the front desk or use the website to renew your items. [Last update Sept 12 2019]
Overdrive: The boycott against Macmillan has ended. You can read more about their decision to drop the embargo here, and information about #eBooksForAll movement and national boycott can be found here. [Last updated March 17 2020]
Quincy Library -- Baby Bounce & Preschool & Children
Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Starts March 3 2020 Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Greenville Library -- Preschool
First & Third Tuesdays of the month, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Portola Library -- Preschool
First & Third Wednesdays of the month, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Sept - May
Chester Library -- Children
uesdays at 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Note: Baby Bounce refers to programs aimed at babies & toddlers 0-36 months, Preschool is aimed at kids 3-6 years old, and Children is aimed at 3-7.5 years old. However, all children - including older siblings - are welcome to story time.
All events at the library are free to the public. Age guidelines may be added to certain events.
Join the Community Book Club
hosted with Barn Owl Books
March 17 2020: America For Beginners by Leah Franqui
Community Game Night! Every Second and Fourth Saturday of the month, Quincy Meeting Room
Everyone 10 and older welcome to attend! (Free for everyone.)
The benefits of playing board games and social connections are many – so come out and play!
- Reduces Risk for Mental Diseases
- Lowers Blood Pressure
- Reduces Stress
- Boosts your immune system
- and lots more good things for you!
Hosted by Darlene Gutierrez, Fit for Life, (530) 569-0086. Please note this is not a library program.
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY
Friends of the Library Book Sales
Ongoing sales are held at each branch during library open hours. In addition:
Quincy Large Quarterly Sale
Great bargains on used and nearly-new books, organized by subject and genre.
Thurs May 7 2020 - Sat May 9 2020
Thurs 2pm - 6pm, members only, join at the door.
Fri 10am - 6 pm; Sat 10am - 2pm
Children’s Books are FREE! Up to 20 books per family!
Sat Bag Sale: From 1-2pm, $2.00/bag for members, $3.00/bag for non-members.
Thanks for making the February sale great!
Chester Annual Sale
The Friends of the Chester Library are presenting their second annual Author Celebration Tea:
Featuring Jane Austen
[Check back on this space for more information]
Adopt a Book for your local library
This year Plumas County Library has a reduced book budget.
You can help by adopting a book in honor or memory of a friend or family member.
Forms are available at each branch. All donations to Friends of the Library are tax-deductible.