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BRANCH EVENTS

Tue, Oct 15, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +). 

Tue, Oct 15, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Wed, Oct 16, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Wed, Oct 16, 4:30PM - 5:00PM
We would love to have you come and join our teen book club.

Thu, Oct 17, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Ingls

Sat, Oct 19, 10:30AM - 3:00PM
This is your chance to come and let your creativity flow.  Ages: teens and adults.

Mon, Oct 21, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +). 

Tue, Oct 22, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Wed, Oct 23, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Thu, Oct 24, 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Games, activities, food and of course FUN! Be sure to RESERVE your spot today.  Space is limited.

Mon, Oct 28, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +). 

Tue, Oct 29, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Wed, Oct 30, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Thu, Oct 31, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
You're invited to come and explore S.T.E.A.M.  Reservation required.

Mon, Nov 04, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Tue, Nov 05, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +). 

Tue, Nov 05, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Wed, Nov 06, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Thu, Nov 07, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Thu, Nov 07, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Come join us for a movie.  Refreshments are provided.  Please call to see what current movie we will be showing.

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +). 

Tue, Nov 12, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Wed, Nov 13, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Wed, Nov 13, 4:15PM - 5:00PM
Certified dogs are waiting to hear you read!  Come and practice your reading skills with Kisses, Bambi, Maggie and Piper.

Thu, Nov 14, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Sat, Nov 16, 10:30AM - 3:00PM
This is your chance to come and let your creativity flow.  Ages: teens and adults.

Mon, Nov 18, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Tue, Nov 19, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +). 

Tue, Nov 19, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Wed, Nov 20, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Wed, Nov 20, 4:30PM - 5:00PM
We would love to have you come and join our teen book club.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Free English as a Second Language Classes. Clases gratis de Inglés

Thu, Nov 21, 4:30PM - 5:30PM
You're invited to come and explore S.T.E.A.M.  Reservation required.

Mon, Nov 25, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
We will be reading stories and singing songs in both English and Spanish; plus making crafts!

Tue, Nov 26, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, making crafts and having fun. (3yrs. +). 

Tue, Nov 26, 11:15AM - 11:45AM
We will be singing songs, telling stories, and having fun! (Infants to 2yrs.) Limited to 15 children.

Wed, Nov 27, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
We will be reading stories, singing songs, making crafts and having FUN!

Library Renovations

Woodcrest Library
Closed beginning
August 7, 2019 til
December 16, 2019

Library Holiday Closure

Labor Day
September 2, 2019

All Staff Day
September 13, 2019

Columbus Day
October 14, 2019

Veterans Day 
November 11, 2019

Thanksgiving Day
November 28 & 29, 2019

Christmas Day
December 25, 2019

New Years Day
January 1, 2020

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We're open 10:00AM to 8:00PM

Tomorrow's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 8:00PM

Mon, Oct 14 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Oct 15 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Oct 16 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Oct 17 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Oct 18 Closed
Sat, Oct 19 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Sun, Oct 20 Closed

Branch manager
Luz Wood
Address
3240 Hamner Ave, Suite 101B,
Norco
California 92860
Tel: (951) 735-5329
Fax: (951) 735-0263

The Norco Library has been serving the residents of the Norco area since July 1930. It is in the heart of a small animal keeping community affectionally known as “Horsetown USA”. The library started in the old Norco Department Store with about 500 books borrowed from the Riverside County Library. It was later moved to the original Norco Elementary School then to a store front building, all on Hamner Avenue. In 1993, the library moved to its current location, the former Norco City Hall. Norco Library has been designated as “America’s Horse Library” because it houses a unique and extensive collection of equine related materials consisting of books, magazines, and horse training DVD’s. The library provides for needs of 28,000 residents and also extends services to the growing and diverse neighboring areas. The atmosphere of the library is friendly and cozy. It offers preschool and on the lap storytimes, craft activities for families, a reading club for adults, homework help, bilingual storytime, free movies, summer reading program and adult ESL classes. Tutors and students of various ages use the library as a study area for lessons and instructions. The library’s community room provides a meeting place for local community groups and organizations.
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