Programs & Events

Please note: in our effort to curb the spread of COVID-19, all face to face gatherings have been suspended until further notice. We are providing virtual programming where possible, and we look forward to seeing you in person when it becomes safe to do so.


Alpine Sandbox

Visit Alpine Sandbox for more information
Storytime with Angie! Saturday, May 11, 2019 @ 10:00

Please see Angie's wonderful video storytimes, released every Saturday, at

Summer Reading ProgramPlease visit our 2020 SUMMER OF LEARNINGpage!


Check out the 2020 iRead Resource Guide Home Edition! Its full of the same fun ideas for crafts, activities and books that our Library uses to plan its Summer Reading Program, only now you can try them out at home! Enjoy!

Music Fridays

Bring your acoustic instrument and meet up with other musicians for an afternoon of free jams. Or just pull up a chair to enjoy the music! Every Friday from 2:30-4:30 in the Library.

We have been sharing our music live via Zoom meeting every Friday 2:30-4:30. Please email Chris Seal at for more information.

Book Club

Meets every last Thursday of the month @noon in the Library meeting room (270 Laramie Street in Markleeville). Contact the Library for more information

The Book Club will be meeting via Zoom meeting beginning Thursday, 4/30/2020. Please email the library at for more information.

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Available to all 

Alpine County children aged 0-5. Registration Form

"The Dolly Parton Imagination Library is a unique early years book gifting program that mails a brand new, age-appropriate book to enrolled children every month from birth until five years of age, creating a home library of up to 60 books and instilling a love of books and reading from an early age. Any community in the USA, Canada or UK may replicate the Imagination Library and sponsor the regular gifting of books to every child under five in their community." (clipped from the website