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What's happening at your library? June 19, 2019

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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.

Space Craft Rocket Launch. Teens are invited to Cedaredge Library to design and launch a rocket! We all know what happens when you dissolve an Alka-Seltzer tablet in water, but what if we trapped those bubbles and built them up? The answer: a very mild explosion launching them up to 15 feet into the air! Blasting off on Thursday, June 20, at 3 p.m.

Blast off to the Planets. Kids are invited to Cedaredge Library and together we'll blast off to the planets! We will learn about the planets, play a "Guess the Planet" game, go outside to "Jump to Jupiter," watch a weightlessness demo, exercise with "Beans in Space" and create our own "Strange New Planet." Wednesday, June 26, at 2 p.m.

NASA Made That? Adults are invited to Cedaredge Library to learn about all the surprising inventions we use every day that we can thank NASA for. Enjoy some fun activity sheets and take home your own moon sand! June 25-28 during library hours.

Surface Creek Trail StoryWalk®. The June StoryWalk® book on the Surface Creek Trail is "Moongame" by Frank Asch. Then, visit the Cedaredge Library for a craft related to the story. Contact Cedaredge Library at 970-399-7674 for more information.

Moon Phase Viewer Maker Space. Kids are invited to Cedaredge Library to make their own Moon Phase Viewer in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing! All supplies provided. All month long in June during library hours.

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

Tech Café. Bring your devices! Bring your questions! Staff at Cedaredge Library will help you clear up your confusion with technology. From smartphones and laptops to tablets and computers, our resident techies will do their best to get you going! The second and fourth Fridays of every month from 2 to 4 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.

Constellations: Stories in the Stars. Teens are invited to Crawford Library to learn about star signs and constellations. Friday, June 21, at 2 p.m.

Cookie Moon. Kids are invited to Crawford Library to learn about the different phases of the moon using cookies. All supplies provided. Friday, June 28, at 2 p.m.

Tech Café. Bring your devices! Bring your questions! Board trustee, Jess Deegan, will help you clear up your confusion with technology. From smartphones and laptops to tablets and computers, our resident techies will do their best to get you going! The first four Wednesdays of every month from 4 to 5 p.m.

Trustee Talk Time. Do you like your library? Do you have suggestions for improvement? Talk to Jess Deegan, the Crawford representative to the Delta County Libraries Board of Trustees. Deegan is available on the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month at Crawford Library from 4 to 5:30 p.m. If this time does not work for you, contact Deegan at jdeegan@deltalibraries.org or 970-510-0724.

Delta

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

Tech Cafe. Delta Library offers an open tech information station in the conference room for all ages and skill levels to seek technical assistance with computers and tablets. Attendees will also receive an introduction to utilizing library databases for online research and classes. Thursday, June 20, at 11 a.m.

Jump to Jupiter. Kids are invited to Delta Library to experience how massive space is by jumping the to-scale distance from the sun to Jupiter. Get ready to move, learn, and have some fun! Thursday, June 27, at 10:30 a.m.

Sweitzer Lake StoryWalk®. The June story at Sweitzer Lake State Park is "Penguinaut!" written by Marcie Colleen and illustrated by Emma Yarlett. Find out how the story goes on the Sweitzer Lake trail in June. Then, stop by the library for an activity related to the story.

Summer Book Review. Write a review on a book you've read this summer and share it with others! Review slips will be provided at the library during open hours. All month in June and July.

Creature Maker Space. Kids are invited to Delta Library to create a creature with pipe cleaners and pony beads. Put the creature in the sun and find ways to protect it from UV rays. All supplies provided. All month in June during library hours.

Reading Scavenger Hunt. Kids, preschool through fifth grade, are invited to Delta Library to checkout items on the reading list, read the books, and do the outside activity to receive a prize! All scavenger hunt reading hours can also be counted on a reading log to earn a "Universe of Stories" T-shirt. All month in June and July.

Space and Science Book Sale. The Friends of the Delta Library will feature science and space-themed fiction books during the months of June and July in the bookstore at Delta Library. Open during library hours.

Council of Teens. Calling all teens! Do you want to have a say in what goes on in the library? Do you want to help choose the books we purchase? Join the Delta Library Council of Teens! The Council of Teens will help plan programs and activities as well as come up with books to add to the teen collection. Meets every Monday at 4 p.m.

Talk & Tangle Yarn. Are you interested in knitting or crocheting? Then this group is for you! Whether you have beginner, intermediate or advanced skills, you can join these weekly meetings to visit, share ideas and patterns, and have some fun! Anyone is welcome to join. Every Monday at 4 p.m. Call the Delta Library at 874-9630 for more information on this group.

Hotchkiss

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

Hotchkiss Book Club. Join the Hotchkiss Book Club! This month, the Hotchkiss Book Club will be discussing "Tales of Ravens Nest" by Joseph Colwell. Thursday, June 20, at 2 p.m.

Blast off to the Planets. Kids are invited to Hotchkiss Library and together we'll blast off to the planets. We will learn about the planets, play "Guess the Planet" game, go outside to "Jump to Jupiter," watch a weightlessness demo, exercise with "Beans in Space" and create our own "Strange New Planet." Tuesday, June 25, at 2 p.m.

NASA Made That? Adults are invited to Hotchkiss Library to learn about all the surprising inventions we use every day that we can thank NASA for. Enjoy some fun activity sheets and take home your own moon sand! June 24-27 during library hours.

Space-Themed Art

Display. Visit the Hotchkiss Library in June and July to view space-themed artwork by Hotchkiss High School students.

Tech Café. Hotchkiss Library offers an open Tech Cafe for all ages and skill levels to seek tech assistance with computers, tablets and phones. The first and third Mondays every month from 3 to 4 p.m.

Knitting Group. Do you knit or crochet? Join us for ideas, help, and good company the second and fourth Thursday of every month at 10:30 a.m. Contact Hotchkiss Library for more information at 399-7781.

Paonia

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

Amphitheater Concert Series: Bittersweet Highway. Week three of Paonia Library's summer concert features Bittersweet Highway, a singer-songwriter duo from Cedaredge. Rene' Janiece and Wayne Mc-Kinzie's music rises from the fringes, in place and in style. It crosses genres and blends the sounds that have influenced these two as individuals, combining to create something strikingly original. It is no wonder they call their brand of music "Borderland Americana." Join us for an evening of bittersweet music in the amphitheater on Tuesday, June 25, at 6:30 p.m. Picnic and take out dinners are welcome. The show will move indoors if necessary, so come rain or shine!

Astronauts and Sunrays. Kids are invited to Paonia Library to make an astronaut and attempt to protect it from harmful sun-rays. All supplies provided. Wednesday, June 26, at 10:30 a.m.

Messages from the Stars. Adults are invited to Paonia Library for a presentation on what the stories in the stars can tell us about ourselves. Long-time astrologer, Mary Reilly, will interpret and share information from the skies with attendees. Thursday, June 27, at 3 p.m.

Space-Themed Art Display. Visit the Paonia Library in June and July to view space-themed artwork by Paonia High School students.

Tech Café. Paonia Library offers an open Tech Cafe in the Community Room for all ages and skill levels to seek tech assistance with computers, tablets and phones. Every Thursday in June and July from 2-3 p.m.

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