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Downloadable audiobooks and eBooks

 

Download eBooks, audiobooks and magazines 24 hours a day, seven days a week, free of charge. More info.


 

More award winning music

 

Sixty-eight new Grammy and Country Music Association Awards nominations and winners have been added to our collection. Come in and see them and all of our music!


 

Board of Directors

 

Board of Directors Mtg.

3 pm on Thursday,
May 28th at

The Big Piney Library

 

Board meetings are open to the public. For more information, call (307) 367-4114.

 

 

 


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Downloadable audiobooks and eBooks

 

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Foundation Network

Research potential funders for your nonprofit work or artistic project or find educational scholarships, fellowships, and loans.

Available in-house at the Pinedale Library.

 

 

 

 

Adult Chess Club

Adult Chess Club
Thursdays
6-8 pm

 

An informal weekly 'drop-in' gathering of chess enthusiasts old and new to the game. Feel free to bring your own board.

 

 

 

 


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We're hiringWe're hiring: Big Piney Library Manager

Position open until filled

 

Sublette County Libraries are seeking a manager for the Big Piney Library in Big Piney, WY. This is a full-time exempt position supervising six team members. Responsible for the day-to-day activities of the library including customer service, collection development, programming, community relations and marketing.

 

This position reports to the Executive Director of the Sublette County Library System. Benefits include health insurance, a Health Savings Account and employer donations to the Wyoming State Retirement System.

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.

  • A Masters in Library and Information Science is strongly preferred.

  • Prefer five years of experience in a public library setting.

  • Supervisory and management experience is desired.

 

Please send a resume and cover letter to Sid Stanfill, PO Box 489, Pinedale, WY 82941. Review of applicants began May 18th, 2015. Position open until filled.

 

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For kids

 

Fiber Art Festival

Saturday, May 30th

10 am - 5 pm

Exhibit all month long

 

During the month of May we will be displaying homemade fiber art. We will conclude the May exhibit with an all day Fiber Art Festival on Saturday, May 30th. Fun and education for the whole family!

 

10 am – Noon: Live Llama Shearing Demonstration
Mary Pendergast will shear her llama on the southwest lawn. Sandy Bausman will also give a wool carding and spinning demonstration and talk about natural dyeing.


1-4 pm: Artisans and their crafts
Watch local artisans work on an assortment of fiber activities: bobbin lace making, tatting, weaving, knitting, crocheting, embroidery work and quilting. Ask questions, or try it for yourself!


4-5 pm: Reception
Weather permitting, enjoy wine and cheese in the courtyard.


For kids

 

Every hero has a story Summer Reading is coming!
Fun kids' events throughout June and July

Registration begins June 8th

 

Summer is coming and we are ready to celebrate heroes of all kinds! We’ve packed June and July with fun events starting with our Summer Reading Kick Off Party on June 18th. Kids aged up to 5th grade can be signed up as early as June 8th. Every hero has a story...what's yours?

 

Go See all the kids' Summer Reading events (PDF)

 

For kids

 

The Gypsy CowbelleMusic in the Courtyard: The Gypsy Cowbelle
Thursday, June 18th
6:30 pm — 8 pm


We are welcoming back summer and our Music in the Courtyard series with a special 90 minute concert from “V” The Gypsy Cowbelle. Music in the Courtyard will continue each Thursday from 6:30 pm –7:30 pm with a variety of music styles for every taste. Bring the kids and a folding chair.

 

Go Learn more about The Gypsy Cowbelle

 

For kids

 

Teen Summer ClubTeen Summer Club

for teens in 6th grade and up
Summer Kick Off Party on Tuesday, June 16th

 

Teens entering grade 6 and up in the fall can register for the Teen Summer Club by coming to the library and picking up a reading log and writing challenge prompts. There will be a wide variety of programs throughout the summer beginning with our Kick Off PArty on Tuesday, June 16th. All of the programs are open to all teens in grades 6 and up regardless of summer reading club participation.

 

Go See more info about Teen Summer Club and all our teen events (PDF)

 

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The Pinedale Literary SocietyThe Pinedale Literary Society

Meetings on the first Tuesday of the month (next meeting June 2nd)

12 noon

The Pinedale Library Board Room

 

In this book club, participants read interesting books and enjoy conversation. This book club is free and open to anyone. Discussion will take place during the monthly meetings or online in our exclusive Facebook group, "The Pinedale Literary Society."

 

Participants are currently reading The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens. All copies are currently in use; a waiting list is available at the front desk.

 

Go Request to join "The Pinedale Literary Society" group on Facebook

 

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Evening Book ClubEvening Book Club

Third Wednesdays of the month (Next meeting on June 17th)

7 pm

The library courtyard

Pick up books now

 

The Evening Book Club is for readers who want to armchair travel the world and learn more about other people and places. Books selected will reflect an international theme, whether through history, biography, fiction, or travel writing. New members are welcome. Books may be picked up at the front desk and are available while supplies last.

 

June discussion will focus on Alice Hoffman's The Dovekeepers, a book about the ancient story of Masada told through the eyes of four very different women. The meeting will be in the library's courtyard. There will be snacks and feel free to bring a beverage of your choice.

 

Go Learn more about this month's book

 

For kids

 

“Food for Thought” Teen Book Club “Food 4 Thought” Teen Book Club

Meetings on the last Thursday of the month

4-5 pm

 

Our “Food 4 Thought” Teen Book Club for students in grades 6-12 pairs foods inspired by the book we read and an opportunity to learn how to cook them. Please call and sign up so we can plan enough food and books. Book Club will meet on the last Thursday of the month from 4-5 pm at the library.

 

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2015 Scrabble Tournament winnersThanks for a successful 2015 Scrabble Tournament

 

We'd like to thank everyone who came out for the 2015 Scrabble Tournament on Saturday, April 18th. This year's reigning champion is Carol Taylor, who made the drive all the way from Victor, Idaho to compete and score 1103. 2nd Place was Betsy Greenwood with a score of 1075 and 3rd Place was Samantha Rise with a score of 941. Congratulations Ladies!

 

Go See all the 2015 winners

 

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Little LibraryIntroducing... Sublette County Libraries' "Little Library"

Coming in 2015

 

Take a book, leave a book. Our Little Library will be parked at various locations around the county for a week at a time. It won't be staffed, but will be open 24/7. Stop by to grab some books, return books or make a donation. There will also be a book return for materials that need to go back to the two main libraries. The locations and schedule will be determined in early 2015. Your suggestions for locations are welcome. Check back here or sign up to receive our brief news emails and stay informed about the Little Library's whereabouts.

 

The Little Library was built by the Big Piney High School Vocational Arts Students and is funded by the Sublette County Library Foundation.

 

 
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