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Read to a Dog at the Franklin Community Library (October-December)

Read to a Dog at the Franklin Community Library (October-December)
Read to a Dog at the Franklin Community Library (October-December)
10-01-2016 - 12-03-2016
Sacramento Public Library
http://www.saclibrary.org/Locations/Franklin/
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): 1st Saturdays (10/1, 11/5 & 12/3) 11am-Noon
Boost beginning reading ability by reading to a specially trained therapy dog! Dogs are accompanied by their trained adult volunteers 
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December Programs at the Clarksburg Branch Library

December Programs at the Clarksburg Branch Library

The following special programs will be held during the month of December at Yolo County’s Clarksburg Branch Library, located at 52915 Netherlands Avenue in Clarksburg:

  • December 3: Thursday Theatre, 3:30 p.m.  All children and their families are invited to view a family-friendly movie (G or PG) at the library.  For movie title, call (916) 744-1755.
  • December 16: Winter Holiday Crafts, 6:00 p.m.  Come celebrate the winter season by making festive holiday decorations!

NOTICES: Yolo County Library branches will close at 6:00 p.m. on December 24 and 31 and will be closed all day on December 25 and January 1.

Harry Potter Film Festival

Harry Potter Film Festival
Harry Potter Film Festival
10-31-2015 - 12-12-2015
Sacramento Public Library
http://www.saclibrary.org/Locations/Franklin/
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Saturdays 1pm-4pm
Can you handle the magic? Join the Franklin Library for a seven-week film festival of all eight Harry Potter movies, beginning on Halloween and ending with a two-film marathon of Deathly Hallows Popcorn will be provided  Note: This free program hosted by the Franklin Community Library is designed for school-age children and teens and their families Films 1-3 are rated PG, and films 4-8 are rated PG-13
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Reading Volunteer opportunities available through Reading Partners

Reading Volunteer opportunities available through Reading Partners

Launched in 2009, ​Reading Partners empowers students to succeed in reading and in life by engaging volunteers from the Sacramento community to provide one-on-one tutoring. With the help of almost 800 volunteers, Reading Partners provided individualized literacy tutoring to more than 480 elementary school students in 9 schools in low-income communities across Sacramento County in the 2014-15 school year. Using a highly effective, evidence-based program, Reading Partners has helped tens of thousands of children across the country master the fundamental reading skills they need to succeed in school and beyond. 

Reading Volunteer opportunities available through Reading Partners

Reading Volunteer opportunities available through Reading Partners

Launched in 2009, ​Reading Partners empowers students to succeed in reading and in life by engaging volunteers from the Sacramento community to provide one-on-one tutoring. With the help of almost 800 volunteers, Reading Partners provided individualized literacy tutoring to more than 480 elementary school students in 9 schools in low-income communities across Sacramento County in the 2014-15 school year. Using a highly effective, evidence-based program, Reading Partners has helped tens of thousands of children across the country master the fundamental reading skills they need to succeed in school and beyond. 

Reading volunteer opportunities available through Hands on Sacramento

Reading volunteer opportunities available through Hands on Sacramento

SACRAMENTO -- Hands on Sacramento is a program of Community Link (formerly Community Services Planning Council) and offers countless opportunities for residents to lend a hand and volunteer. Through their online matching system, Hands On Sacramento strives to inspire, equip and mobilize individuals and groups for meaningful volunteer experiences that change our community!

As the regions full-service volunteer action center, Hands on Sacramento welcomes new community partners looking for volunteers.  Whether your agency has one time or ongoing needs for volunteers, you can post opportunities on the Hands on Sacramento website.  Over 16,000 Sacramento residents are registered and looking to help!

Teen Music Jam

Teen Music Jam
Teen Music Jam
06-17-2015 - 06-17-2015
Sacramento Public Library
http://www.saclibrary.org/Locations/Franklin/
Admission: Free
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