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.
Storytimes. Storytimes for babies, tots and preschoolers are Thursdays starting at 10:30 a.m.
Blind Date with a Book. Visit the Cedaredge Library for a blind date with a book during the month of February. Books of all genres for all age groups will be wrapped and patiently awaiting someone to connect with. Choose a book based on genre and age group and then fill out the "Rate Your Date" book review after reading the book.
Bottle Cap Maker Space. Create your own bottle cap magnet at the maker space station. All supplies provided. Adult supervision necessary for young children. All month in February.
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. Every Saturday, 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.
Valentine Card Making. Make your own Valentine card for a friend or loved one! All supplies provided. Feb. 7-10 during library hours.
Tech Help. 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.
Valentine Craft Day. Make a valentine for someone special using paint, straws, marbles, and other creative materials. All supplies provided. Saturday, Feb. 10, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Delta Book Club. Meets Saturday, Feb. 10, at 1 p.m. at Delta Library.
Roger Hutchison Art Display. During the month of February, Delta Library will be displaying the works of local artist Roger Hutchison. The display will feature Hutchison's abstract metal structures. Hutchison is a retired local art teacher who inspired many students during his teaching career.
Heart Tower Maker Space. See how high your heart tower rises at the Heart Tower Maker Space! All month long in February in the children's area at Delta Library.
Scavenger Hunt. Find the hidden pages in the children's area and build a book for Library Lovers Month. All month long in the children's area of Delta Library.
Teen Game Night. Board games and card games will be available in the teen area every Wednesday night at 4 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.
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.
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! Thursday, Feb. 8, at 10:30 a.m.
Hotchkiss Book Club. February's book is "The Underground Railroad" by Colson Whitehead. Thursday, Feb. 15, at 3 p.m.
Blind Date with a Book. Don't judge a book by its cover. Go on a blind date with a book and perhaps it will be love at first sight! All month long in February.
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.
Valentine Card Maker Space. Come to Paonia Library and make a sweet card for your sweetie. All supplies provided. Feb. 1-14 during library hours.
Armchair Travel: Seven Months in Myanmar. Kate Redmond will share experiences and photos of Myanmar (formerly known as Burma). Tuesday, Feb. 13, at 6 p.m.
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! Saturday, Feb. 17, from noon to 1:30 p.m.
Garden Volunteer Day. Build your resume with a volunteer day. Bring gloves and some muscles as we prep the garden beds for this spring. For teens. Saturday, Feb. 17, at 2:30 p.m.
Exploratory Art Class. Local art teacher Natalie Haines will provide a guided art activity for children age 3-5 and their parent or guardian. Bring your own snack and clothes to paint in. Sign up at Paonia Library. Every Friday from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. through the end of March.
Tech Café. Tech assistance for all ages and skill levels. Every Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m.
During a preliminary hearing in Delta District Court on Tuesday, Jan. 15, Judge Steven Schultz found probable cause for second degree murder charges against Heather Jones.
Jones previously faced three counts in the shooting of Ryan Redifer in Paonia on Jan. 12, 2018 -- assault in the first degree, assault in the second degree and violation of a protection order.