News & Events


Quincy Library, Story Time: There will be no story time on Sept 25 2019 at the Quincy Library Branch.

Greenville Library, Story Time: Greenville will now have Story Time every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month   [Last Updated 9-13-19]

Chester Library, Knitting Club: The club will no longer be meeting on Saturdays; a new date/time will be announced soon. [Last updated 9-11-19]

Koha Notification Warning: Koha notifications may not be going through if you use as your email provider. You are still responsible for keeping track of your due dates. Please call the front desk or use the website to renew your items.  [Last update 9-12-19]


Baby Bounce Story Time 
For babies & toddlers 0-36 months

Quincy Library -- Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m.*
* Cancelled Wed Sept 25 2019

Greenville Library -- First & Third Tuesdays of the month, 10:30 a.m.

Preschool Story Time
For children 3-6 years old

Quincy Library -- Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.*

* Cancelled Wed Sept 25 2019

Greenville Library -- First & Third Tuesdays of the month, 11 a.m.

Portola Library -- First & Third Wednesdays of the month, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Sept - May

Children's Story Time 
Chester Library -- Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


All events at the library are free to the public. Age guidelines may be added to certain events.  

Quincy Events

Join the Community Book Club
hosted with Barn Owl Books

Every Third Wednesday of the month, 4:30pm - 5:30pm, Library Meeting Room

Sept 18 2019: The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

Books available at Quincy Library and Barn Owl Books

More information can be found here or on the Barn Owl Books website.

Come Learn Coding (And Play with Robots) with Ozobot Bits!

New Date: Wed Oct 9 2019 from 3:30pm-5:30pm  

in the Quincy Library Meeting Room

Join us as we explore introductory robotics and coding with the help of some awesome Ozobot Bits. (Flier)

All ages are welcome.

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Portola Events

Check back here for more events as they get programmed!

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Chester Events

Chester Library Knitters 

* New Date and Time to be announced

Do you knit or crochet? Ever want to learn how? 

Come join the group and begin a new project, finish an old one, or just learn how. 

(Please bring your own supplies.) 

Cooking Circle

Alternate Thursdays beginning July 11, from 5:45-7:00pm 

(Sept 27, Oct 10, Oct 24)

A chance to get together and talk about food. Please bring a favorite recipe to the first meeting. 

Please click here for details about the themes for each discussion.

Fine Forgiveness for Children (Chester Branch Only)

In partnership with the Lake Almanor Elk Lodge #2626, we now have a program in place for children (any age) to work off their fines from late fees and lost items by reading and/or doing homework. Please talk to the front desk at the Chester branch to discuss details: 530-258-2742.  
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Friends of the Library Book Sales

Ongoing sales are held at each branch during library open hours. In addition:

Quincy Large Quarterly Sale
Great bargains on used and nearly-new books, organized by subject and genre.
Thurs Nov 7 2019 - Sat Nov 9 2019
Thurs 2pm - 6pm, members only, join at the door.
Fri 10am - 6 pm; Sat 10am - 2pm

Children's Books are FREE! Up to 20 books per family!

Thanks for making the August sale great!

Chester Annual Sale

Thanks for making the August sale great!

Adopt a Book for your local library

This year Plumas County Library has a reduced book budget.
You can help by adopting a book in honor or memory of a friend or family member.  
Forms are available at each branch.   All donations to Friends of the Library are tax-deductible.