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Michelle Boisvenue-Fox selected as new director of Mesa County Libraries

Michelle Boisvenue-Fox, a library administrator with a two-decade record of driving innovation and creativity in library settings, has been selected as the new director of Mesa County Libraries. The Mesa County Libraries Board of Trustees made the announcement today. Boisvenue-Fox currently serves as director of programming, outreach, and collection services for the Kent District Library […]

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Library seeks talented performers for 2019 Culture Fest

Performers of all types are invited to apply for an opportunity to entertain audiences at the 2019 Mesa County Libraries Culture Fest, an annual event celebrating western Colorado’s cultural diversity. Anyone interested should submit an online application at mesacountylibraries.org/cfperformers by July 20, 2019. Performers must be available to perform at Culture Fest, which takes place […]

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Music copyright to highlight 970West Networking Night discussion March 26

Learn about music copyright and meet other people involved in the content-creation industries at 970West Networking Night, scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, at the Mesa County Libraries 970West Studio, 502 Ouray Ave. (across from the Central Library). Guest speaker Noel Kalenian, Mesa County Libraries Patent and Trademark Resource Center librarian, will host a […]

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Local History Thursday: Flash Flood at Cross Orchards

In the days prior to adequate floodplain and stormwater management in Mesa County, flash floods could be an issue for valley residents. Charles Buttolph, former manager for the Red Cross Land and Fruit Company (and then-owner of his own fruit farm on adjacent land), talks about one such flash flood that swept through Cross Orchards […]

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