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Author and cartoonist Roz Chast to speak at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, at the Avalon Theatre

Author and cartoonist Roz Chast (Photo by Bill Franzen)

Roz Chast, an accomplished author and illustrator known for her work in The New Yorker magazine, will speak at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, at the Avalon Theatre to discuss her …

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Romantic historical novels-without bodice ripping

Timeless love stories, set in long-ago times, never go out of style.  Here are a few suggestions for those who like historical fiction spiced with some romantic longing.

Longbourn by Jo Baker  tells of Sarah, a young housemaid working in …

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Tonight at Neighbor’s Read: songs from One Upon a Mattress by CMU cast

Tonight at 6:30pm, join us at the Central Library for Neighbor's Read as we welcome CMU cast members from the upcoming performance, "Once Upon a Mattress!" Neighbor's Read is a family program where we welcome guests from the local community…

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This week’s Make It Tuesdays: Light-up Valentines Day cards

Did you know that every Tuesday we have a DIY project available to work on in the Central Library Teen Center? This week, come make some light-up Valentine's Day cards using LEDs and some electrical magic! Impress your Valentine with…

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This week’s Make It Tuesdays: Light-up Valentines Day cards

Did you know that every Tuesday we have a DIY project available to work on in the Central Library Teen Center? This week, come make some light-up Valentine's Day cards using LEDs and some electrical magic! Impress your Valentine with…

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Valentines Day party this week at the Central Library

You're invited to our Valentine's Day Party! Join us for story time, crafts and games.  Come by at any of the following dates and times for a heart-tastic celebration: Tuesday, February 10th at 10am Thursday, February 12th at 10am Friday,…

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Picture book of the week: The Snowy Day

Today's picture book of the week is a beloved classic and a perfect February story - Ezra Jack Keats' The Snowy Day. Published in 1962, The Snowy Day and its iconic illustrations won the Caldecott Award the following year. This simple…

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Join the Kids Book Club at Central to read Hatchet and learn survival skills!

The Kids Book Club is gearing up for an adventure - starting March 5th, we will be reading Gary Paulsen's Hatchet Thursdays at 4:30pm, and we're kicking it off with survival skills from CMU professor Bruce Bauerle! You may have…

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Mesa County Libraries offer help with IRS website and completing online forms

From job applications to tax returns, it seems like everything involves filling out online forms. Mesa County Libraries are offering two workshops and an open lab time where local residents can find help with online forms.

 

● “Navigating the …

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