What's up at your library? March 30, 2016
By Press Release
Published Thursday, March 31, 2016 8:15 am
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.
Storytime for Babies, Tots and Preschoolers at the Cedaredge Library. Thursdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Parents and tots are invited to participate in a reading time together.
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.
Genealogy. Who's Who in Whoville ... find out who you really are. Friday, April 1, at 10:30 a.m.
Colorful Collage Eggs. This month our Maker Space will have supplies for you to create an artsy egg out of collage materials. Any skill level is welcome. Just bring your imagination! Space open every day the library is open starting April 1.
''Going on a Bunny Scavenger Hunt!" This month's scavenger hunt is a little bunny bit tricky. We have hidden cards with some favorite book characters dressed as bunnies next to the authors' books .... It's your job to find as many of them as possible! You will be generously rewarded! Hint: think easy and juvenile books. Available in April.
Family Movie Matinee. Last matinee of the school year, be sure to join us for a last hurrah! We will feature the fourth movie in a series about a domesticated 900-pound grizzly bear. This 2015 Columbia picture has a running time of 79 minutes and is rated PG. For more information visit www.deltalibraries.org. All ages invited, under 7 must have an adult in the building. Wednesday April 6, at 1:30 p.m.
Cedaredge Friends Presentation and Meeting. Local poets will gather to recite their poetry in honor of National Poetry Month. Presentation will be at 2, followed by a meeting at 3. The public is welcome at both events. Thursday, April 14.
Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. At the Stolte Shed Saturday, April 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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.
Storytime for Babies, Tots and Preschoolers at the Crawford Library. Stories, games, songs, activities and crafts for kids 0-5 and their parents or caretakers. Thursdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact the library at 399-7783 for details.
Scrapbooking. Bring your creativity and some finger food to share. Monday, April 4, at 11 a.m.
Games and Waffles. Take a break from break with games and waffles and other library adventures. Wednesday, April 6, at 1 p.m.
Kids Sing and Move with Elisa Angstead. Join other children and families in a morning of music and movement. All ages are welcome. Saturday, April 16, at 3 p.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.
Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m.
Delta Peer Writing and Critique Group. Join other writers to discuss writing techniques and get help critiquing your writing. This group meets twice a month on the first and third Wednesday at the Delta Library. All earnest writers are welcome. Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
Facebook 101. More than one billion people worldwide use Facebook every day to keep in touch with people far and wide. Are you missing out on connecting with long-lost friends, grandkids, or family members? Come learn how to set up a Facebook profile! Class will cover how to get started, privacy settings, uploading photos, connecting and sharing, private messages and chatting, groups and more! Feel free to work on your profile right in class. Bring your own laptop or tablet, or check out one of ours with a current library card. RSVPs required; class size is limited. Call the Delta library at 874-9630 to reserve a seat. Wednesday, March 30, at 11 a.m.
Magic the Gathering Tournament. Come play Magic with your friends the first Saturday of every month. Saturday, April 2, at 10 a.m.
Dream Workshop. Sandy Davies, B.S., M.S. of Lotus Moon Workshops presents "The Language of Dreams & Dreamwork" in three one-hour workshops. For more information visit www.deltalibraries.org. Saturday, April 9, 16 and 23 at 1 p.m.
Friends of the Delta Library. Public is welcome and encouraged to attend! Wednesday, April 13, at 5:30 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.
Storytimes. Baby, tot and preschooler storytimes are Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Join us for stories, activities and crafts downstairs. Contact the library at 399-7781 for details.
Special Storytime: Kids Sing and Move! A morning of music and movement with Elisa Angstead. Wednesday, March 30, at 10:30 a.m.
Plant a Seed Maker Space. Stop by the Hotchkiss Library any time during the week of April 4 to plant a seed. We'll supply seeds, soil, and little planting pots and you can do the dirty work! Take your planted seed home, add water, and see what happens.
Knitting Group. Do you knit or crochet? Join us for ideas, help and good company. Anyone is welcome to join. Call the Hotchkiss Library to get more information on this group. Wednesdays at 4 p.m.
Tech Help. Librarians will be available to help you with questions and problems about computers or mobile devices. Tuesday-Thursday by appointment. Contact the library at 399-7781 for details.
Storytimes. Baby, tot and preschooler storytimes are Tuesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact Paonia Library at 399-7881 for information.
Crafts and Conversation. Join the Learning Council and the Paonia Public Library for a weekly event bringing together parents and children in the community. The crafts will be seasonal and Waldorf inspired, including dry felting. The conversation will be "What Do Children Really Need?" The children will have song circles, outdoor play, stories and snacks. Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
Break Movie. Take a break from break to watch a movie at the library! Wednesday, April 6, at 2 p.m.
Friends of the Paonia Library Book Sale. Find new treasures at the spring book sale! Friday, April 8, 1 to 5 p.m. and Saturday, April 9, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.