What's happening at your local library? July 26, 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. July themes will include robots, building with food, build-a-fort, reduce/reuse/recycle, tools are cool, outdoor build-off, building around the world and puzzles.

Summer Maker Space. "Build a Better World" by trying your hand at the complete architectural design kit to make a better building! This will be available all summer long during library hours to go with our theme for summer reading.

Summer Reading: Final Party. Thursday, July 27, 2 p.m.

Computer Class: Clean Up and Speed Up. Learn strategies to clean up and speed up your computer is this easy-to-follow class. Friday, July 28, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Cedaredge Teen Program. Celebrate the last week of teen summer reading in Cedaredge with a final party! Fun activities, a prize drawing, free food and a chance to be entered to win a drone. Friday, July 28, 2 p.m.

Genealogy. Who's Who in Whoville? Find out who you really are! Friday, Aug. 4, 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Crafts Group. Crafters meet each Tuesday at 10 a.m. to share ideas and show and tell. Contact the library at 399-7674 for details.

Tech Soup Saturday. Bring your devices and your questions. Our expert "techies" will do their best to answer your questions. Saturdays, 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.

Teen Summer Reading Program. Dynamic presenters, real life stories, fun and engaging activities, and preparing (and eating!) delicious food will be the theme of Crawford Library's teen summer reading program. Weekly prizes, comic book giveaways and a grand prize drawing for a drone! Every Thursday at 2 p.m.

Summer Reading: Final Party. Wednesday, July 26, 10:30 a.m.

Computer Tutor. Librarians will be available to help you with questions and problems about computers or mobile devices. Just drop in during regular library hours or call ahead for a specific time. 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.

Summer Reading: Final Party. Thursday, July 27, 10:30 a.m.

Friends of the Delta Library Meeting. Public is welcome and encouraged to attend! Wednesday, Aug. 9, 3 p.m.

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.

Magic the Gathering. Teens can come to the library to play and trade cards for Magic the Gathering! Tournaments every first Saturday at 10 a.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.

Hotchkiss Teen Program. Celebrate the final week of teen summer reading in Hotchkiss with water games. Fun activities, a prize drawing, free food and a chance to win a drone! Wednesday, July 26, 2 p.m.

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.

World Travelers Scavenger Hunt. Teens can fill out a scavenger hunt from the front desk to win a small prize and enter into a drawing for the grand prizes. We will give away four sketch books to record your world. Through July 27.

Restoring the Lost Art of Movement. Come to this informative workshop filled with life hacks for restoring the lost art of movement. Explore bio-mechanics and the idea that movement is medicine. You will leave this workshop with new skills, tools and body awareness. Invite your friends and learn to breathe deeper and release pain out of your body. Wednesday, July 26, 6 p.m.

BeyBlade Tournaments. Games and snacks provided. Meets the third Thursday of every month.

Tech Café. Tech assistance for all ages and skill levels. Every Thursday at 2 p.m.