Request for Use of 970West Studio

Before using the studio, you must attend an orientation session or studio Q&A session. See our event calendar for current schedule.

After attending an orientation or studio Q&A session, follow the steps below to book time at the studio:

1. Check the calendar or call 970-243-4442 for available time slots.  You can also email to check availability of the studio for time and date needed.

Reservations are accepted during studio open hours:

  • Monday – Thursday: 1pm – 7:30pm
  • Friday: 1pm – 4:30pm
  • Saturday: 9am – 12pm & 1pm – 4:30pm

2. Fill out the Request for Use of 970Studio form below. (View printable 970West Studio equipment list)

3. Wait for approval from staff.  Once we approve your application, we will notify you and place your reservation on the calendar.

Please note:

  • We require 24 hours notice for all reservations.
  • Basic computer skills (Mac OS preferably) are a per-requisite for booking time at the studio or attending any studio classes.  All computers in the studio are Mac OS. If you need to brush up on basic skills, please inquire about our introductory computer classes.

970West Studio Calendar (check for available time slots before submitting application)

  • Include time for set-up.
  • Include time for take-down.

    To the fullest extent permitted by law and to the extent claims, damages, losses or expenses are not covered by Protective Liability insurance purchased by the Occupant in accordance with the insurance requirements set forth in this contract, the Occupant shall indemnify and hold harmless the Mesa County Public Library District, agents and employees and against claims, damages, losses and expenses, including but not limited to attorney’s fees, arising out of or resulting from use of the facility, provided that such claim, damage, loss or expense is attributable to bodily injury, sickness, disease or death, or to injury to or destruction of tangible property but only to the extent caused by the negligent acts or omissions of the Occupant, anyone directly or indirectly employed by them or anyone for whose acts they may be liable, regardless of whether or not such claim, damage, loss or expense is caused in part by a party indemnified hereunder. Such obligation shall not be construed to negate, abridge, or reduce other rights or obligations of indemnity which would otherwise exist as to a party or person described in this Paragraph INDEMNIFICATION/HOLD HARMLESS.

    In claims against any person or entity indemnified under this Paragraph INDEMNIFICATION/HOLD HARMLESS by an employee of the Occupant and anyone directly or indirectly employed by them or anyone for whose acts they may be liable, the indemnification obligation under this Subparagraph shall not be limited by a limitation on amount or type of damages, compensation or benefits payable by or for the Occupant under workers’ compensation acts, disability benefit acts or other employee benefit acts.

  • Please Let Us Know What Equipment You Would Like For Your Reservation:

    Kit includes: Canon 5D Mark III $3250 | 32GB SD card $25 | 75-300mm Lens f/4-5.6 $200 | Shutter Release $60 | Tripod w/photo head $350 | (2) Genaray LED Lights $320 | Color card/level/tape measure $85
  • Cables & Cords

    Indicate quantity needed

  • Equipment Check-Out

    By signing below the user acknowledges the equipment has been inspected and any damage has been noted prior to use.
  • Equipment Check-In

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