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Mesa County Libraries seek volunteers to help with events and other tasks

Mesa County Libraries are seeking motivated, reliable volunteers to assist with a variety of library tasks as well as some upcoming special events.

 

Volunteer needs are:

 

● Help with set-up, food serving, and clean-up for the Hispanic Heritage …

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“Wrenched” film about author Edward Abbey to be shown Sept. 2 at Central Library

“Wrenched,” a documentary film about author Edward Abbey and the activist environmental movement inspired by his writings, is scheduled for a public showing at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, at the Mesa County Libraries Central Library, Fifth Street and Grand …

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Explore Steampunk with film and discussion Aug. 23 at the Central Library

What is Steampunk? Learn more about this popular sci-fi subgenre with a film and panel discussion set for 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Mesa County Libraries Central Library, Fifth Street and Grand Avenue.

 

The movie “Van Helsing” …

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Summer Reading wrap-up parties set for July 22-25 at various locations

The 2014 Summer Reading Program at Mesa County Libraries ends July 26, and participants are invited to a party to celebrate their success!

 

Several wrap-up parties are planned July 22-25 at library locations throughout Mesa County. Entertainment for parties …

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High Desert Opera presents a glimpse of “Madame Butterfly” July 21

Interested in opera and wondering what “Madame Butterfly” is all about? Come to the Mesa County Libraries Central Library at 6 p.m. Monday, July 21, and learn about the background of Giacomo Puccini’s “Madame Butterfly” as presented by the High …

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Junior Scientist Series to cover reptiles and macaws in July and August

Plan now to attend the Junior Scientist Series presentations in July and August at the Mesa County Libraries Central Library, Fifth Street and Grand Avenue.

 

–  Feeding Modes of Reptiles, presented by Dr. Paul Hampton – 6:30 p.m., Monday, …

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Beyond Words Book Club to discuss “Into the Wild” July 23

Mesa County Libraries’ newest book club, the Beyond Words Book Club, will discuss Jon Krakauer’s “Into the Wild” at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, at in the Central Library’s Monument Community Room, Fifth Street and Grand Avenue.
There is no …

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GJ Rockies players to read to kids for Saturday Story Time July 12 at the Central Library

Join Mesa County Libraries and the Grand Junction Rockies at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 12, for a special bilingual Saturday Story Time at the Central Library, Fifth Street and Grand Avenue in downtown Grand Junction.

 

GJ Rockies players will read “Curious …

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Western Colorado ghost hunters to tell stories July 12 at Mesa County Libraries

Want to hear some good ghost stories? Join Mesa County Libraries and Hotchkiss Paranormal Investigators on Saturday, July 12, for “Ghost Hunting 101,” a presentation about the investigators’ ghost hunts and the equipment they use.

 

The hour-long presentations take …

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