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Thanksgiving and Family Day Closure

The Eighth Annual Spellbinders International Festival of Magic returns to Northern Nevada with mind-boggling feats of magic! And it's FREE!
The Festival of Magic show will be at the Minden Library on Friday, November 18th at 5:00 p.m.



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Winter Lego Building Challenge

Winter Lego Building Challenge has returned!

This challenge will run from December 1st to January 3rd.  Participants ages 2 and up are invited to build an original Lego brick creation to enter in the contest. This year’s theme is “Medieval.” Entry forms are available at the library, but can also be downloaded and printed here

Children who want to use the library’s bricks can come to the Minden Library on Friday, December 2nd from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. or drop by the Zephyr Cove Library any time during their open hours to use their bricks.

Bring your creation and completed entry form to the Minden or the Zephyr Cove library.  First and second prize winners in each age category will receive Lego® and other related products.  Bring your creation into the Minden or Zephyr Cove Library between 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 1 and noon on Tuesday, January 3.  Winning entries will be displayed in the Minden and Zephyr Cove Library through January 31, 2023. 
Winners will be announced on January 10th, 2023. Entries must be picked up by January 31. 

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The Douglas County Public Library meets the informational, educational, recreational, and cultural needs of the people of Douglas County by providing a comprehensive and high quality collection of materials, programs, services and technology.

We actively engage in community outreach by providing a relevant and diverse collection aimed at serving the existing, evolving and changing needs and wants of everyone who uses the Library and depends on the Library for educational, social, personal and professional development. 



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