GovernmentDepartmentsDiscoverHow Do I?
Go To Search
Click to Home
Events & Programs
Welcome to the Alpine County Library's Upcoming Events Page! Please check back often!

Bear Valley

Book Club
Meets monthly. Call the Bear Valley Library for details at (209) 753-6219.

Yoga Classes
Every Monday & Wednesday from 12:00-1:30. Free to the Community. No need to sign up, mats etc, provided. Yoga will be cancelled in the event of a major snow storm.
Call (209) 753-6219 for more details.



Book Club
Meets every last Thursday of the month at noon in the Library meeting room at 270 Laramie Street in Markleeville.

Book Club selection for May 2016: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood.
Book Club selection for June 2016: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai.
Book Club selection for July 2016: Me Before You by Jojo Moyes.

 at the Library

...with Choices for Children!
Wednesday June 15th 10 a.m - noon at the Alpine County Library in Markleeville.

Enjoy a seasonal story, activity, and a light picnic lunch at the Markleeville Library. All ages welcome!
-Choices for Children (530) 694-2129

Wine in the Garden 
Saturday, July 16th 4-8 p.m. in Markleeville Park (next to the Libary).

Come enjoy wine, beer, hors d'oeuvres, live music, and a raffle. Wine tasting is $20 and includes your choice of beverage, a complimentary wine glass and hors d'oeuvres. All proceeds benefit the Alpine County Libraries. Purchase advance tickets at the Markleeville branch of the Alpine County Library.

Music in the Park 2016
Alpine County Friends of the Library is pleased to present Music in the Park 2016 at Markleeville Park (next to the Alpine County Library).

Everyone is invited to bring picnic suppers, lawn chairs and your own shade. Kids can enjoy the Markleeville Community Park playground while the bands play on. Donations to fund the Friends of the Library programs in support of Alpine County Libraries are always welcomed in the giant mandolin case in front of the stage!

The 2016 musical line up:


Sunday, June 26 at 5 pm
Russel Ketenjian
Blues, ballads on a middle eastern oud


Saturday, July 23 at 5 pm
Slade Rivers Band
With singer/songwriters Beans Sousa and Slade Rivers


Sunday, August 7 at 5 pm
Steve Spurgin
Singer, songwriter, guitarist, local favorite


Sunday, August 21 at 5 pm
Traditional Irish music with surprises


Saturday, September 3 at 4 pm
The California Sons
Americana, bluegrass, return engagement


Music in the Park 2016 thanks the following local businesses and services for sponsoring our days of live music and festive picnics.

Sorensen’s Resort;  Alpine County Chamber of Commerce; Douglas Disposal and Recycling ServicesAdvanced Appraisal Services; Friends of Grover Hot Springs; RL Engineering Civil and Structural Design; Tom and Marilyn Kolpacoff; Donald, M. Jardine; Holdridge Family; Kirkwood Mountain ResortTrailblazer Travel BooksStonefly Restaurant; Judy Wickwire; Phil Bellman and Betsy Yost.

Visit Alpine Sandbox for more information.