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Borrow Musical Instruments at MusicLandria.com

We used to share most all of our things all of the time.  Back before we became whatever it is America has become, paranoid and constantly consuming, compelled to each own one of a thing that we may use only

Upcoming events at the Belle Cooledge Library

The hours for the Belle Cooledge Library, located 5600 South Land Park Drive, are as follows: Sunday and Monday: closed; Tuesday: noon to 8 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday: 1 to 6 p.m.; Saturday: 10

Musical Robot to help kick off McKinley Library’s summer reading program

Musical Robot, a drum and ukelele two-piece band that has been engineered to get kids singing and dancing, will come to McKinley Library on Friday, June 5 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. to help kick off the library’s summer reading

Upcoming events at the Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library

The Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library, located at 7335 Gloria Dr. is closed Sunday and Monday, and open Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Wednesday: noon to 8 p.m.; Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday: 1 to 6 p.m.; Saturday:

May 2015 Events at the Belle Cooledge Library

River City Bee at Belle Cooledge (Adult) Friday, May 1 at 10 a.m. Join us for an open sewing time for quilters sewers and embroiderers. Get together with fellow needlework enthusiasts to sew work on any project you choose meet

17th annual Barbara Jeanne Hansen ice cream social set for Friday, May 29

Bring the whole family to Friends of the Belle Cooledge Library’s 17th annual Barbara Jeanne Hansen ice cream social from 6 until 8 p.m. on Friday, May 29 at the park adjacent to the library. Come celebrate the beginning of


Send your event announcement for consideration to: editor@valcomnews.com at least two weeks prior to publication. April April is Poetry Month Perez and Mondinga with the Puppet Company @ McKinley (Family/All Ages) April 17: Starting at 3:30 p.m., celebrate Día de

A Pocket resident’s ambition to reveal the truth about her great-grandfather

Shot and killed by a hot-headed gambler in the red-light district of Manhattan, Nevada on April 7, 1906, the reputation of Pocket resident, Jackie Boor’s great-grandfather, Tom Logan, then-sheriff of Nye County began to falter. “One night,” wrote the Tonopah

Sac Library Wants to Show How “Reading is So Delicious” This Summer

Write a cookbook. Make a pizza. Learn cooking techniques. This is literally just a taste of the bounty of programs the Sacramento Public Library has put together for its annual summer reading program. This year’s theme is “Reading is So

‘I Like Your Hat’ CD out now

Liked by kids and parents alike, Mister Cooper is always a hit and a hoot to boot, whether he’s at your local library or at your child’s school. While he describes his most recent CD “I Like Your Hat” as