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.
Oct. 14 is Indie Author Day. Delta County Libraries will participate by featuring displays of local authors during the month of October. Participating libraries will broadcast a live webinar about self-publishing on Oct. 14. More details to come!
Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Thursdays starting at 10:30 a.m.
September - October StoryWalk®. "The Busy Tree," written by Jennifer Ward, will be on display at the Surface Creek Trail StoryWalk® during the months of September and October.
Teen Scene. Monthly program with fun activities for teens. Friday, Sept. 29, at 4 p.m.
AppleFest Book Sale. Join the Friends of the Cedaredge Library for their annual book sale at AppleFest. A wide variety of books, CDs and DVDs will be available. Saturday, Oct. 7, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Lions Pavilion.
Cedaredge Friends Meeting. Monthly program and light refreshments followed by regular meeting. All are welcome! Thursday, Oct. 12, 2 p.m.
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.
Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Thursdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact the library at 399-7783 for details.
Learn to Homebrew Beer. Learn to homebrew beer at your local library! This October, responsible adults are invited to learn the techniques of how beer works and how to make it! Saturday, Oct. 7, at noon.
North Fork Ambulance. Join this informational presentation with Kathy Steckel and learn about our local ambulance district. Wednesday, Oct. 11, at 5 p.m.
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.
Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact the library at 874-9630 for details.
Candyland. Play a quick live game of Candyland with your friends and family. When finished with the game, receive a little treat! For toddlers through fifth grade. Sept. 20-28 during library hours.
Marble Run Maker Space. Build a marble run during the month of October! Parental warning: lots of small pieces. Ages 8 and older or with adult supervision at the maker space table.
Build a Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt. Find the pumpkin pieces and create a funny pumpkin! All month long in October 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.
Storytimes. Baby, tot and preschooler storytimes are Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact the library at 399-7781 for details.
Flower Bulbs: Planting Information and Swap. Time to plant those flower bulbs for next spring. Visit the Hotchkiss Library for an informational program with expert advice from the CSU extension office. Bring your excess bulbs to swap with your neighbors. Thursday, Sept. 28, at 5 p.m.
October Jeopardy. Grab a friend and make a Jeopardy team to win candy and a small prize! Topics will include local, science, garden harvest, new books and Halloween trivia. Ages 10 and up. Wednesday, Oct. 11, at 4 p.m.
Knitting Group. Do you knit or crochet? Join us for ideas, help, and good company the second Tuesday 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 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, 399-7781.
Storytimes. Baby, tot and preschooler storytimes are Tuesdays starting at 10:30 a.m. Contact library at 399-7881 for details.
The Gallery at Paonia Library: Final Friday Art Walk. Visit the Paonia Library during the Final Friday Art Walk for our September exhibit of local artists. Friday, Sept. 29, at 5 p.m.
October Jeopardy. Grab a friend and make a Jeopardy team to win candy and a small prize! Topics will include local, science, garden harvest, new books and Halloween trivia. Ages 10 and up. Thursday, Oct. 12, at 4 p.m.
Knit Crochet Day. Enjoy the camaraderie of fellow knitters and crocheters; always tea and cookies too! The third Saturday of every month from noon to 1:30 p.m.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.