Neighbors Read May 2015

FIRST Robotics Team tonight at Neighbor’s Read

Come to Neighbor’s Read at 6:30pm tonight at the Central Library to meet the Hi-Fives FIRST Robotics Team and their competition robot! From the Hi-Fives Facebook page: The Hi Fives’ provide a mentoring environment for young adults from all five Grand Valley high schools. FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) teams high school students with professional engineers, […]

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Teens – Watch The Hobbit tomorrow!

Now that school is out for most teens in the area, drop in at the Central Library’s Teen Center tomorrow afternoon at 3pm to watch the newly released The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies. We’ll have movie snacks and make Hobbit themed crafts! Find this event and more on our events calendar.

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Learn About Local Ghost Towns

A look at Mesa County’s ghost towns is a look in the economic mirror of the region.  Towns have grown and disappeared all due to the boom and bust cycle that is all too common to the American West.  In “Exploring Ghost Towns of Mesa County,” we will discuss some of the hopes and dreams […]

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Kickoff for Summer Reading Program is May 26-June 4; Registration is open now!

Summer is rapidly approaching, and now is the time to register for this year’s Summer Reading Program at Mesa County Libraries.   You can register online at mesacountylibraries.org/srp or in person at any of Mesa County Libraries’ eight convenient locations. There is no charge to participate, and the more you read, the more chances you […]

Kids Club May 2015

Today’s Kids Club at the Central Library: Bingo!

Visit the Central Library today at 2pm for Kid’s Club, where you can play library bingo and win a new book of your own! Kid’s Club at the Central Library is every Wednesday from 2-4pm. It is an open house-style program, so stop in at any time! Kid’s Club is geared towards 7 to 11 […]

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Make It Tuesday: Open DIY Time

Summer is almost here! Come to the Teen Center today at 3:30 and chill out for open DIY time. Bring any project you’re working on or use some of our supplies, which include Perler beads, duct tape wallet templates, knitting needles and yarn, and more. Make it Tuesday is a weekly teen program where you […]

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Teens to develop comic storytelling skills in library workshop June 1-5

Teens who want to develop their storytelling skills through the creation of comics can sign up for a five-day workshop June 1-5 that will show them how.   “Storytelling Through Comics” is a five-day workshop that takes place from 3-5 p.m. daily Monday through Friday, June 1-5, in the Mesa County Central Library Community Room, […]

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Teen Comic Making Workshop

Have you ever wanted to draw a comic or graphic novel but weren’t quite sure where to begin? Mesa County Libraries is offering teens the chance to learn the skills necessary to create a comic masterpiece this summer! Registration is open now for this 5 day hands-on series of workshops.  Workshops will be taught by Western Colorado Community College instructor […]

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Mesa County Libraries to close for Memorial Day holiday weekend

All Mesa County Libraries locations will be closed Saturday, May 23, through Monday, May 25, for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. In addition, please note that May 17 is the final Sunday until September that the Central Library will be open. After May 17, the library shifts to its summer operating schedule, which means the […]