What's happening at your library? Nov. 1, 2017

By Press Release


The Delta County Libraries offer many educational and entertaining activities and events for you and your family to enjoy. If you want to know what else your library is offering, please contact the library or visit the Delta County Libraries website at www.deltalibraries.org.

Cedaredge

Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Thursdays starting at 10:30 a.m.

Cuba: Its Art and Music. Presented by Doris McGuire who recently traveled to Cuba. Thursday, Nov. 9, at 2 p.m. at the Cedaredge Library.

Pinterest 101. Learn how to use the online resource Pinterest in this easy-to-follow class. Friday, Nov. 10, at 10:30 a.m.

November Maker Space. Make a turkey with a Hershey Kiss and other provided materials. All month long during library hours.

November StoryWalk®. "The Busy Tree," written by Jennifer Ward, is on display at the Surface Creek Trail StoryWalk®.

Crafts Group. Crafters meet every Tuesday at 10 a.m. to share ideas and show and tell.

Tech Soup Saturday. Bring your devices and your questions. Our expert "techies" will do their best to answer your questions. Every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Crawford

Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Thursdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact the library at 399-7783 for details.

Tech Help. Librarians will be available to help you with questions and problems about computers or mobile devices. Wednesday through Saturday by appointment. Contact the library at 399-7783 for details.

Delta

Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact the library at 874-9630 for details.

What Do I Do Now? Writing Program. Learn strategies for moving forward in any step of the writing process. Taught by romance novel author D'Ann Lindun. Monday, Nov. 6, at 5 p.m.

Friends of the Delta Library Meeting. Be a friend to Delta Library! The public is welcome and encouraged to attend. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 3 p.m.

Patron Appreciation and Carnegie Day. Join us in celebration of the beautiful, historical Delta Library! The public is encouraged to visit the library on Monday, Nov. 13, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Starting at 5 p.m., there will be appetizers and staff will perform a skit set in the early 1900s. Friends of the Delta Library will be available to share information about their group. All of this and more in the original Carnegie building.

Build a Turkey Scavenger Hunt. Find the turkey pieces and create a turkey to take home. All month long in November in the children's area.

Genealogy One-on-One. Get the help you need researching your genealogy in this ongoing class taught by Mickey Watts. Meets the second and fourth Monday of each month at 5 p.m.

Talk & Tangle Yarn. This is a group of knit and crochet enthusiasts who get together to talk and work on their individual projects. Anyone is welcome to join. Mondays starting at 5:30 p.m.

Hotchkiss

Storytimes. Baby, tot and preschooler storytimes are Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact the library at 399-7781 for details.

Cooking with Chef Anthony Reichenbach. Fresh ideas for the holidays! Learn how to prepare turkey roulade with sausage stuffing. Thursday, Nov. 9, at 3 p.m.

Knitting Group. Do you knit or crochet? Join us for ideas, help, and good company the second Thursday of every month October through April at 10:30 a.m. Anyone is welcome to join.

Master Builder Club. Explore your creativity as a master builder with LEGO and other materials! Join us for monthly design themes and free building time. All ages welcome; children under 7 should bring an adult. Meets the first Tuesday of every month through April at 4 p.m.

Hotchkiss Book Club. The Hotchkiss Book Club meets the third Thursday of every month at 3 p.m., October through June.

Around the World. Travel the world and explore a different country every month. Join us for stories, games, recipes and activities from around the globe. The fourth Thursday of every month at 5 p.m. October through April. All ages welcome.

Fall Crafts Maker Space. Have fun creating your own beautiful fall decorations, one for you, and one to give away to someone! All month long during library hours.

Tech Help. Librarians will be available to help you with questions and problems about computers or mobile devices. Tuesday-Thursday by appointment, 399-7781.

Paonia

Storytimes. Baby, tot and preschooler storytimes are Tuesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact library at 399-7881 for details.

Knit Crochet Day. Enjoy the camaraderie of fellow knitters and crocheters; share projects and browse our library of craft books for use or purchase. Always tea and cookies too! The third Saturday of every month from noon to 1:30 p.m.

Tech Café. Tech assistance for all ages and skill levels. Every Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m.

Literacy Program

High School Equivalency. For information on high school equivalency classes or HISET testing, please contact Gail Srebnik at 399-7670 or gsrebnik@deltalibraries.org.

Distance Learning Program. Do you need your high school equivalency but are unable to attend our classes? Delta County Libraries now has a distance learning program that offers participants the ability to work from home with an online program to prepare for the test. Contact Ann Stewart at astewart@deltalibraries.org for more information.