Join us for virtual library programs
From storytime and book clubs to teen spaces and wellness programs, there is something for everyone. View our full event calendar.
Sacramento History Day Workshops: Pulling it All Together (February 4 and 19, 1 - 4 p.m.)
We're hosting two workshops that will provide support for students at the final stage of research for Sacramento History Day! Have a chance to meet with mentor librarians and professors from Sacramento Public Library and Sacramento State to diagnose the health of your project and prescribe actions to make your project shine.
Virtual Children's Programming
Watch anytime on YouTube!
Call to hear children’s stories read in English and Spanish. Stories are available 24/7 and change every few days. Call (916) 441-1234 or (866) 241-7490.
Escucha un cuento en español para niños. Cuento nuevo cada semana. Llame (916) 264-2987 o (866) 241-7491.
Every three days, we upload a new reading in which a passage from essays, short stories, excerpts and poetry are read by library staff. Call (916) 575-4590.
Virtual Adult Programming
Adult Book Club
The Adult Book Group invites you the first Saturday of each month at 11 a.m. Travel to a different time and place through the pages of a good book. We will meet on Zoom.
Between the Covers: A Romance Book Club
Join us on Zoom to discuss a delightfully diverse collection of romance novels on the second Saturday of the month at 1 p.m. We'll also be discussing what romance novels are making you happy while staying safe at home.
Forever Young Book Club
Join the official Sacramento chapter of the FYABC, where we celebrate reading teen books as adults. This virtual book club meets on the last Saturday of each month at 11 a.m.
Grownups Unite! Book Club
Looking to join a *new* book club that reads comics and graphic novels for adults? Join us on Zoom the third Wednesday each month at 6 p.m.
Library AF Book Club
Enjoy monthly book club discussions for young adult readers (and those young at heart), including lively pop-culture banter and enjoyable, non-traditional topics. This virtual book club will meet on Zoom on the second Saturday of each month at 11 a.m.
Mystery Book Club
Join the newest virtual book club, Mystery Book Club. Read and discuss all things mystery titles the first Saturday of each month at 1 p.m. on Zoom.
Sactown Sci-Fi Book Club
Our newest book club has it's first meeting in August 2021. Looking for a book club that reads science fiction? Then look no further! Join the Sactown Sci-Fi crew as we meet and discuss via Zoom on the second Wednesday each month at 6 p.m.
Join us for virtual Zumba led by local instructor, Lisa Harris. Zumba takes the "work" out of workout by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Once the Latin and World rhythms take over, you'll see why Zumba fitness classes are often called "exercise in disguise." Perfect for everybody and every body!
Join us for free monthly genealogy lectures on a variety of topics that will help you with your family history research on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Presented by knowledgeable and qualified speakers, topics include census and vital records, newspaper research, important genealogy websites and DNA testing, to name a few.
Practice Speaking English in a friendly and informal online group setting using Zoom. Speak with both native English speakers and other English learners, led by a trained facilitator. We’ll discuss a variety of topics, ranging from everyday life to local things to do and more.