Auburn Library

Auburn, Rocklin libraries to close Mondays

Auburn and Rocklin libraries will be behind closed doors on Mondays starting Jan. 26 as the Placer County library system takes what its chief librarian says are temporary steps to ...

Ryan takes a colorful look at local life

“One Red Cent” and other watercolors by Kathleen Ryan are now on display in the Beecher Room at the Auburn Library, 350 Nevada St. Auburn. People in daily life, views a ...

Reader input: Library caters to the homeless

I’m so angry with Auburn’s library and here’s why: They let homeless people use their computers. Yes, some of them look for jobs, but the others do not and then t ...

Recycled reads: Used book sale benefits Auburn Library

They queue up well before the doors open, hoping to get their hands on that elusive find or just take advantage of some special pricing. Black Friday shoppers? No, these folks ar ...

Brake, gas-pedal mix-up leads to wild ride on Auburn Library sidewalks

Hitting the gas instead of the brake pedal sent an Applegate man on a wild ride at the Auburn Library parking lot that traveled across two sidewalks but left no one injured Tuesday ...

Play it again, Susan

See if you can figure out what movie I’m taking about. Iconic American actor plays a casino owner in World War II-era Morocco, when a former lover and her Czech resistance ...

Red wigglers bring composting to life at library

When vermicomposter Richard Huntley takes the lid off the bin of worms during a presentation, he gets an enthusiastic response.  “Some (of the children) just want to c ...

Auburn Library cooks up summer reading fun

Food is giving kids a reason to read this summer at the Auburn Library. “Reading is soooo delicious” gives a theme to the events the library puts on for children and te ...

Warning follows Auburn Library child-porn viewing

  AUBURN CA - A visit to the Auburn Library turned disturbing when an Auburn woman viewed a computer screen being used by another library patron and saw what appeared to be c ...

Media Life: Auburn’s top 10 weird wonders

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s random acts of weirdness are many. Here’s a Top 10 list that serves as a good starting point for delving into the “far side” of Auburn ...

Media Life: Auburn’s top 10 weird wonders

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s random acts of weirdness are many. Here’s a Top 10 list that serves as a good starting point for delving into the “far side” of Auburn ...

Have the courage to sign your name

The Auburn Library is such a special place to me — people from all walks of life come here to borrow books, read a bit, attend community meetings. It is a crossroads for our town ...

Noon Hour Update: Auburn assault victim speaks, home buying surprises and logos around town

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Weekend editio ...

Auburn Library spotlights local volunteers

Local volunteer organizations are receiving a helping hand from Friends of the Auburn Library this month. In an effort to highlight their efforts for the community and to recruit v ...

Things to Do: Jan. 13 through 21

Friday, Jan. 13Bathtub Gin plays country rock from 9 p.m. to close at Ava’s Lounge, 3129 Penryn Road, Penryn. Call (916) 740-0131 or email restlesswindent@gmail.com. Patrice ...