Gardening Workshop!

Copyright Calaveras County Friends of the Library

Reserve your seat NOW for Calaveras County FOTL Annual Meeting, including dinner at Historic Murphys Hotel: Wednesday, October 18th, 2017, starting at 5pm. Space is limited!

Reservation forms will be available at Calaveras library branches, or download a copy, here. Mail y​our form with payment to:

Attn: Mary Hultgren

PO Box 702

​Murphys, CA 95247

Have you noticed? Little Free Libraries have been popping up all over Calaveras County, thanks to First 5 Calaveras and our County Library Commission.    

Look for them:

  • Resource Connection Head Start, 30 Vista Del Lago Drive, Valley Springs
  • ​Sierra Station, 8048 Highway 12, Wallace
  • The Resource Connection Food Bank, 206 George Reed Dr, San Andreas
  • ​Calaveras County Visitors Bureau, 1192 South Main Street, Angels Camp
  • Rancho Calaveras Clubhouse, 3995 S Highway 26, Valley Springs
  • Burson Market, 3185 W Highway 12, Burson
  • Sender's Market, 8111 Garabaldi Street, Mountain Ranch
  • ​Calaveras County Health and Human Services, 509 E Saint Charles St,  San Andreas

Saturday, October 28th, is Scary Story Party Night from 5:30 - 7:30pm at San Andreas Library!


Join us for games, crafts, ​cookie walk, goodies for sale, and a book give-away. Scary stories will be told by Claudia Tonge. Win prizes for Best Kids' costume, Best Story, and Best Picture - pick up an entry form at the library and return it by October 21st!

Library Movie Night!

Even MORE Little Free Libraries!

Murphys Library will host Todd Borg, author of the Tahoe Mysteries series on Wednesday, October 18th, at 1pm.


This is a FREE event, but space is limited - contact the branch to reserve your seat: 209-728-3036

Friends of the Library

FOTL Annual Meeting!

Author, Author!

Murphys Library will be showing 'Day of the Animials' on Friday, October 13th. Doors open at 6:30pm and the movie will start at 7pm. Drinks & snacks will be provided!


This 1977 natural horror film, starring Leslie Neilsen, was filmed in the town of Murphys. Content may not be suitable for young viewers; parental discretion is advised.

For more information, follow First 5 Calaveras and Little Free Libraries of Calaveras County on Facebook.

Join Master Gardener Claudia Beymer at Arnold Library, Saturday October 14th at 11am, to learn about native and drought-resistance plants for the Arnold area.


This workshop will focus on design basics, as well as plant recommendations and where to find them. Space is limited - contact the branch to register!

Calaveras County

Happy Halloween!