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Pinedale Library news

On-site services at Rendezvous Point, Aspen Grove & Sublette Center
Twice a month
11 am - 12:30 pm

The Pinedale Library now runs an on-site service twice a month to Rendezvous Pointe, Aspen Grove Apartments, and the Sublette Center. Stop by and browse our selection of books, audiobooks, DVDs and magazines. You will be able to check out and return items, place holds and even get a new library card. If you would like to use an electronic device to access our downloadable items — ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines — bring in your device and we will help you get set up.

Find us at these locations through June 2019:

  • Aspen Grove Apartments (250 Musket Ave. in Pinedale)
    Tuesdays twice a month
    11 am - 12:30 pm

    January 22
    February 5, 19
    March 5, 19
    April 2, 16, 30
    May 14, 28
    June 11, 25

  • Sublette Center (library area near the dining room; 333 North Bridger Ave. in Pinedale)
    Wednesdays twice a month
    11 am - 12:30 pm


    February 6, 20
    March 6 (just one date in March)
    April 3, 17
    May 1, 15
    June 5, 19

  • Rendezvous Pointe Senior Center (425 W Magnolia St. in Pinedale)
    Thursdays twice a month
    11 am - 12:30 pm

    January 31
    February 14, 28
    March 14, 28
    April 11, 25
    May 9, 23
    June 6, 20

If you have any questions, please contact Judi Boyce at the Pinedale Library 307-367-4114 or email jboyce@sublettecountylibrary.org. We are happy to bring specific items if you request them.

Request materials to be delivered to you

Download a flyer

Read a recent Pinedale Roundup article about the service


Coming up at the Pinedale Library

Composting and Vermicomposting
Thursday, January 31st
6 pm
The Lovatt Room

If you are interested in composting your kitchen scraps and yard clippings or would like to garden with your own composted material, don't miss this discussion by area experts who have been successful with composting and vermicomposting (composting with worms). Jessica Artz and Monte White will share their experiences with vermicomposting and raising red wriggler worms. They will also talk about how to use the byproducts — worm castings and "worm tea" to boost microbiological activity. Arlinda McLaughlin will speak about building and maintaining a compost pile, as well as how to use your new compost in garden beds and containers. She will also comment about commercial compost.

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Coming up at the Pinedale Library

Vendors wanted: Pinedale Winter Craft Fair
Saturday, March 2nd
10 am until 3 pm
The Pinedale Library Lovatt Room

Vendor fee due by February 16th

We are now accepting applications for a Winter Craft Fair here at the Pinedale Library, open to sellers of handmade items, food items, direct sale vendors, etc. The craft fair will be held on Saturday, March 2nd with shopping hours from 10 am - 3 pm. The doors to the Lovatt Room will be open at 8 am for set-up. After the show, everything should be cleared out of the room by 4:30 pm. We will be drawing door prizes throughout the day, so please plan to donate an item to our prize table. Payment of a $10 booth fee must be received by Saturday, February 16th, or the reservation will be cancelled.

Learn more and apply to be a vendor


Big Piney Library event

Magic: The Gathering® Ravnica Allegiance Draft
Saturday, February 9th
2 - 6 pm
The Pinedale Library

Magic: The Gathering® lovers are invited to explore the newly released Ravnica Allegiance Draft all afternoon at the library. Spaces are limited; sign up at the library or by calling (307) 367-4114. There is no entry fee. Cards are provided, and sweet prizes will be awarded!

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Pinedale Library news

Gain computer skills through LearningExpress
Free with your library card

Ever thought about improving your computer knowledge? Want to learn more about the internet or Microsoft Office? Check out the LearningExpress Computer Skills Center, brought to you by the Wyoming State Library. This free resource allows you to access:

• more than 90 self paced online tutorials
• beginning to advanced levels
• fun and easy to use lessons
• Windows®, Internet safety, and more other programs

Access LearningExpress with your library card

Learn more about this resource


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 the library to schedule your one-on-one session, (307) 367-4114.


Coming up at the Pinedale Library

Kindles available for check out!

You can borrow a Kindle HD 8 from the Pinedale Library to enjoy web browsing, Amazon Prime movies, as well as access to our own movie library and music library. The Kindle HD 8 also offers access to all eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines with the OverDrive, cloudLibrary™, and RB Digital apps. Or, check out a Kindle Fire that includes access to the library's own collection of OverDrive eBooks. You must be 18 or older to check out these Kindles; they come with set controls so there's nothing to manage — just power up and enjoy. Ask for one at the circulation desk.


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
Baby and Me Story Time and Preschool Storytime
Wednesday mornings
The Story Time Room

Baby and Me (ages 0-24 months) is held every Wednesday at 10:30 am. Preschool Storytime is held every Wednesday at 11 am in the Storytime Room. Siblings are welcome.

This year we will use a text service to send reminders to Preschool Storytime and Baby & Me patrons. To learn about this free service, follow this link and choose Option B. Or simply text the message @2c8k7d to the number 81010. Contact Michelle Humber with questions, mhumber@sublettecountylibrary.org

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Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Library Board Meetings
Fourth Wednesday of the month

4 pm
Location alternates between Pinedale & Big Piney Libraries

Wednesday, January 23rd at 4 pm: The Big Piney Library

The library's Board of Trustees alternates meetings between Pinedale and Big Piney generally on the fourth Wednesday 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



Ongoing at the Pinedale Library
Musicians Gathering
First and third Wednesdays of the month
Beginning at 5 pm (Come when you can!)
The Lovatt Room


Do you play the guitar or other stringed instrument? This meetup every first and third Wednesday is designed to give local musicians a chance to get together informally, to play music, share skills, expand their own skills, or even learn to play. Bring your instrument. Contact Judi for more info: (307) 367-4114 or email jboyce@sublettecountylibrary.org.

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2019 dates:

January 2nd
January 16th
February 6th
February 20th
March 6th
March 20th
April 3rd
April 17th
May 1st
May 15th

See snapshots of previous gatherings



Ongoing at the Pinedale Library
Book Club
Second Wednesdays of the month

12 noon
The Western Americana Room


Enjoy interesting books and vivid conversation as part of this monthly book club. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 12 noon in the Western Americana Room. Books are available for pickup at the front desk while supplies last. This club welcomes new participants at any time.

February 13th discussion: Wyoming's Last Frontier: Sublette County by Robert G. Rosenberg. Copies of the Wyoming book will be available at the front desk.



Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Writers of the Winds
Last Wednesday of the month

6:30 pm
The Board Room


Writing can be a very solitary activity, or it can be a sharing, supportive and collaborative activity. This group will be facilitated by Judi Boyce and is for anyone who loves to write, and wants encouragement and feedbackóall backgrounds, writing styles and levels of experience are welcome. If you are interested but can't make the meeting, contact Judi at the library, 367-4114 or email jboyce@sublettecountylibrary.org.


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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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