Congratulations to our Summer Reading Program grand prize drawing winners!

Summer has come to an end, and our Summer Reading Program grand prize drawing winners have received their prizes! This year’s prizes included: Kids Super Hero Pop Up Book GJ Rockies Ticket and Signed Baseball Bananas Attraction Ticket Teens Kindle Fire HD 6 Pablo’s Pizza Bicycle Outfitters Gift Certificate Brown’s Bicycle Rental Grassroots Cycles Bicycle […]


Teen Creative Writing Club

Our Teen Creative Writing Club called Wordsmiths is back to its regular fall hours after a couple of awesome extended summer sessions. All teen writers are welcome to drop in to the community rooms on Monday August 10th from 3:30-5pm to meet fellow writers and get writing advice and tips from local YA authors Renee […]


Practice ACT test offered Aug. 22 at Mesa County Central Library

High-school students who plan to take the ACT exam before college can take a practice test and learn more about the ACT from 1-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at the Mesa County Libraries Central Library, Fifth Street and Grand Avenue in Grand Junction.   At this ACT Test Prep event, students will take a full-length […]

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YA Audiobook pairs

Looking for a few good audiobooks to get you through your next big trip? Have you heard about SYNC? It’s a free summer audiobook program for young adults. For the next 6 weeks SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads a week – a current young adult title along with a thematically paired classic or […]


Teen Creative Writing Club

Next Monday will launch the beginning of our Teen Creative Writing Club called Wordsmiths. We’re excited to add this new program to our calendar of regulars. We will meet monthly on the second Monday of each month from 3:30-5pm.

Our instructors are …


Teen Art Submissions

  Mesa County Libraries and Super Rad Art Jam are seeking art submissions in all mediums and subjects from teen artists in Mesa County. Work will be collected February through May 2015 and displayed in the Central Library Teen Area during one of the following months: April, May, June, July, August, or September 2015. Any […]


Minecraft is now at the Central Library!

Holy moly!! The Children’s Center and Teen computers at Central now have Minecraft installed on them – come in any time to play! All you need to play Minecraft is your library card. Don’t have a card? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered – just stop by the Children’s Center information desk or the main […]


Teen eBooks

Looking for Young Adult and Teen eBooks? Overdrive has just made them easier to find and browse! Teens now have their own virtual reading room. Take a second to check out all the great new releases that are just a click away. Using Overdrive is easy an…


Overdue for a Library Card?

  Are you or someone you know Overdue for a Library Card? If so, now is the time for you to head over to your nearest Mesa County Libraries location and get a library card (at no charge!). You also can apply online, so it’s easy to do from the computer or other device you’re […]