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Mesa County Libraries announce holiday and early-January closures

Mesa County Libraries will close on several days in late December and early January for holidays and a software upgrade.

 

All Mesa County Libraries locations will be closed on the following days:

 

- Wednesday, Dec. 24 and Thursday,

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Get in the festive spirit with Santa’s New Helper Puppet Show!

Rudolph is sick! Who will pull Santa's sleigh? Who will help Santa deliver his toys? Find out at the Central Library's holiday puppet show, Santa's New Helper! Showtimes and dates are as follows: Tuesday, December 16th at 10am and 6:30pm…

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Picture book of the week: Beautiful Yetta’s Hanukkah Kitten

Hanukkah begins on Tuesday evening, so in celebration this week's picture book is the multilingual story of Beautiful Yetta's Hanukkah Kitten. In Yetta's first picture book, Beautiful Yetta: The Yiddish Chicken, our hero escapes the poultry market and finds a…

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December 10th Kids Club at Central: Library Bingo!

Come to Kid's Club today starting at 2pm to play library bingo for a new book! Kid's Club is from 2-4pm every Wednesday at Central. It's geared towards 7-11 year-olds and is open house style - drop by at any time…

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We Wish You a Nerdy X-Mas (from the Teen Center!)

SuperWhoLock (that's Supernatural, Dr. Who, Sherlock for the uninitiated!). Harry Potter. Hunger Games. Avengers. Percy Jackson. Star Wars. Our Teen Advisory Group has designed a fandom-tastic holiday party and all teens are invited! We'll be celebrating our love of these…

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Tonight at Neighbor’s Read – High Desert Opera singers performing songs from the Secret Garden

We are continuing our musical month of Neighbor's Read activities tonight at 6:30pm with guests from High Desert Opera who will share songs with us from their upcoming performance of the Secret Garden! Neighbor's Read is a family program where we welcome guests…

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Skype with Ellen Hopkins

Drop in this Wednesday, December 10th, at 4pm to Skype with YA author Ellen Hopkins. Hopkins is well known for bringing gritty subjects and characters to life through her signature verse fiction. Some of her titles include Crank, Burned, and Impulse.…

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Story Time and Jingle Bell Party at Central Library this week

Come to story time this week on Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday at 10am for a jingle bell party celebrating the holidays! Story Time and Jingle Bell Party activities include a Rudolph bean bag toss, holiday tree decoration, holiday bowling and…

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Picture book of the week: Help! We Need a Title!

Looking for a self-aware book that isn't quite finished? Then Help! We Need a Title! will be right up your alley! This picture book by Herve Tullet features rough scribbles of characters who directly address readers throughout the story -…

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