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Big Piney Summer Reading for preschool aged kids through Grade 5
Now through July 19th

Our children's Summer Reading Program theme for kids up to 5th grade is "Libraries Rock" and includes exciting music, dance and learning programs throughout June and July. You can register at the library now. By registering, you can keep track of your minutes read and win prizes, but you do not have to register for Summer Reading in order to attend events.

Download a flyer of this summer's events

Big Piney Library event

Not Your Mother's Book Club
Last Thursdays of the month: Next meeting June 28th

5:30 - 6:30 pm

Not Your Mother's Book Club is a fun and lighthearted book club, typically meeting on the last Thursday of the month. Anyone interested in participating in the book club is welcome to pick up a copy at the front desk (while supplies last) and join us at the meeting.

This month's book club read is Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan, a true story of one young Italian’s efforts to thwart the Nazis. It is a A Goodreads Choice Award Finalist for Historical Fiction and A Goodreads Best Book of the Month.

Learn more about the book and it's author

Big Piney Library event

Summer Reading Race for adults
Now until September 30th

It's a Summer Reading Challenge just for adults, with rewards for adults! Read 40 books this summer to win Amazon gift cards and gift certificates from Turquoise Buffalo Coffee Co. Read any book you want, but if you read a book from PBS’s The Great American Read list, it counts as 2 books! The first participant to read 40 books wins the grand prize! The challenge began on June 1st and ends September 30th.

See the Great American Read list

Download a book log to get started

Learn more about the PBS Great American Read series

Learn more about Turquoise Buffalo Coffee Co.

Big Piney Library event

Little Library at the Sublette County Fair
Wednesday, July 25th through Saturday, July 28th

Summer is just about here and that means it’s almost time for fun at the fair! The Big Piney Library will be offering a variety of programs for children and adults at the Little Library while it is parked at the fair. We will be offering Storytime read-alouds for children and fun crafts for adults. A schedule of specific dates, times and activities to be offered is coming soon.

Pinedale Library news

Sublette County Library Board of Directors appoint Sukey Hohl Executive Director

After 7 years of service as the Executive Director of the Sublette County Libraries, Sid Stanfill retired in March 2018.

The Sublette County Library Board of Directors appointed Sukey Hohl as Executive Director effective March 26, 2018. Sukey has been involved in every aspect of the library's operations over the past 20 years. She joined the library staff in 1997 as Technical Services Manager and has served as Associate Director since 2010. A member of the Wyoming Library Association (WLA) since 1997, she served as president in 2011. She received a Masters in Library Science from the University of California in Berkeley.

“I'm very excited to have this great opportunity” says Sukey. “We have two wonderful libraries here in Sublette County, a great staff and a very supportive library community. Working with Sid these last seven years has been very rewarding and I'm looking forward to what the future will bring as the role of the library continues to develop and change. We will always retain our commitment to excellent collections, programs, services and public spaces.”

Big Piney Library news

Basic Computer Skills
One-on-one instruction available

If you'd like to become computer savvy, we would be happy to help. Whether you'd like to learn how to use email, surf and shop on the web, stay in touch with loved ones on Facebook, or practice simple word processing, we are happy to teach you anything thing you'd like to learn at a pace that you are comfortable with. Call Jen at the library to schedule your one-on-one session, (307) 276-3515.

Pinedale Library news

Free DMV practice tests now available

Free DMV practice tests are now available to all Wyoming library users through the Wyoming Libraries Consortium's GoWYLD resource. The new service includes Wyoming-specific car, motorcycle, and CDL tests, and is written specifically based on the state DMV materials. It also includes accessibility tools that allow users to hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask sections of the screen for greater visibility on driving practice tests.

Learn more and access driving practice tests

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Young Adult Summer Reading
Going on now

Teens and tweens, get sweet prizes just for reading this summer, and check out our boredom-busting summer events. We'll have tons of interesting programs like film club at Flicks n' Pins, screenprinting, creative choreography, crafts and more. Sign up at the library.

See all of the events

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Yoga at the Library
Every Thursday until August 16th

8 - 9 am

Drop in on Thursday mornings for a free health rejuvenating yoga session from 8 am to 9 am with professional Yoga Instructor Amy Loughry. All levels of experience are welcome. Feel free to bring a mat or towel.

Ongoing at the Big Piney Library
BP Film Club
Three movies this summer
3 pm
Flicks n' Pins

Teens and tweens, join our Big Piney Film Club taking place at Flicks N' Pins this summer. Take a critical looks at acclaimed movies along with free admission! Sign up at the library.

Thursday, June 21st: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (PG-13)
See IMDB info and trailer
Tuesday, July 17th: Spirited Away (PG)
See IMDB info and trailer
Thursday, August 2nd: Interstellar (PG-13)
See IMDB info and trailer

Ongoing at the Big Piney Library

Teen DIY Days
Tuesdays this summer

12 - 4 pm

Teens and tweens, stop in this summer for our DIY workshops. Bring your ideas for a cool design and go home with an awesome piece. Sign up at the library.

Tuesday, June 26th: Screenprinting

View Facebook event info

Tuesday, July 10th: Jewelry Making

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Make Your Own Music Video
Wednesday, June 27th
4 - 6 pm

Teens and tweens, it's a new and exciting way to express your individual style... make your own music video! Stop in to the library on Wednesday, June 27th to make a cool and creative music video to truly express yourself. We supply the equipment, you bring the fun ideas!

Ongoing at the Big Piney Library
Preschool Story Time
Thursdays at 10:30 am

Our story time for ages 0-5 is held at 10:30 am every Thursday. These themed story times promote early literacy skills and entertain children while helping them learn how to listen, focus and behave in a group. They also provide imagination stimulation, rich language experience, and an excellent opportunity for caregivers to interact.

See more kids' news and events

Ongoing at the Big Piney Library
Magic: The Gathering® Game Night
Wednesdays 3:30-6:30 pm

Learn how to play Magic: The Gathering® or master your skills! Magic: The Gathering Game Night is Wednesdays from 3:30-6:30 pm. All ages welcome.

Contact Genavieve for more info

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Spanish English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación Español Inglés
Tuesdays / Martes
6 - 7 pm

We're starting a new weekly club, just for those who want to practice their Spanish and English speaking skills. Each meeting we'll spend half the time conversing in Spanish and half in English. Attendees will learn from each other and teach each other in a lighthearted, relaxed setting. Tuesdays from 6 - 7 pm at the Big Piney Library.

Estamos comenzando un nuevo club semanal, solo para aquellos que quieran practicar sus habilidades de hablar en español e inglés. En cada reunión pasaremos la mitad del tiempo conversando en español y la otra mitad en inglés. Los asistentes aprenderán unos de otros y se enseñarán entre sí en un ambiente relajado y alegre. Martes de 6 - 7pm en la Biblioteca Big Piney.

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Library Board Meetings
Fourth Thursday of the month

4 pm
Location alternates between Pinedale & Big Piney Libraries

Thursday, June 28th at 4 pm: The Pinedale Library

The library's Board of Trustees alternates meetings between Pinedale and Big Piney generally on the fourth Thursday of each month in the afternoon. Forthcoming meetings are announced on the library's home page. The public is encouraged to attend. For more information, please contact the library at (307) 367-4114.

Learn more about the Library Board of Trustees

The mission of the Sublette County Library is to provide the community, through its collections and inviting spaces, the opportunity to access information, engage with culture and experience lifelong learning.

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