el dorado hills library

Retiree melds stories and crafts at the library

Young kids eagerly flock to the El Dorado Hills library every Tuesday to listen to Naomi Lurey’s stories and do a craft. She never lets them down. She says that she loves working ...

On track to fun

Kids and kids at heart ranging in ages from 2 to 80 dropped by the El Dorado Hills Library last week to watch and learn about model live steam locomotives. Five friends had a colle ...

Pirates duel it out for education

Saturday was a day for buccaneers, privateers and scallywags at the El Dorado Hills Library. The Dauntless docked at the library for the fifth annual Pirates at the Library festiv ...

Library under new management

As El Dorado Hills says goodbye to one branch manager, another is ready to say hello. Carolyn Brooks, 46, of El Dorado Hills started as the new branch manager of the El Dorado Hil ...

Longtime librarian looking to check out

The library in El Dorado Hills is about to lose a mainstay of the institution. Susan Covington, 66, of Placerville has been the branch manager of the El Dorado Hills Branch Library ...

Familiar Faces: Youth librarian enjoys Renaissance faires, Harry Potter books

Carolyn Brooks has worn many hats in the past. She was a credentialed teacher for 20 years in the Bay Area, an educational consultant and even had her own Interior Design busin ...

Library barricading parking lot from after-school rush

There’s a book drop-off slot outside the county library in El Dorado Hills and, in the minds of some parents, the branch facility also serves as a drive-through to pick up their ...

Pirates at the Library Festival to dock Sept. 18

It’s that time again to don your pirate hat and weigh anchor at El Dorado Hills Branch Library. The crew of the Dauntless Privateers, a non-profit organization dedicated to brin ...

El Dorado Hills Library receives high praise

The El Dorado Hills Library earned high marks from the recent grand jury review. Members of the El Dorado County Grand Jury made “an announced visit on Jan. 6, 2009” and toure ...

It was a dark and stormy day

Much like buccaneers in the days of old, youngsters were not deterred by inclement weather at the El Dorado Hills Dauntless Privateers fair at the library on Saturday. I saw child ...

Library celebrates third year

Wallet a little light? You can ease the pressure of current hard economic times with entertainment, from thousands of books, CDs, DVD and VHS films, including classics, standards a ...

El Dorado County open about possible library budget cuts

GOVERNMENT BEAT – It’s been crazy the last few weeks. Water plummeting in Folsom Lake to dangerous levels, the Folsom City Council smacking the knuckles of the Utilities Depart ...

Budget ax hangs over EDH library

Budget cuts are forcing the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors to consider reducing the hours of operation at county libraries just when usage of those facilities is on the rise ...