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Pinedale Library news

We're Hiring: Pinedale Part-time Library Assistant
Applications due by 8 pm on Wednesday, July 5th

The Sublette County Libraries are seeking a part-time, 15 hour per week Library Assistant for the Pinedale Library. The work schedule includes evenings and at least one Saturday per month. Starting pay is $15 an hour. Duties include working at the circulation desk assisting patrons. Applications must be received by the Library Director no later than 8 pm on Wednesday, July 5th, 2017. Applications may be dropped off in Pinedale or Big Piney.

View the complete job description

See the work schedule

Download an Application for Employment (PDF)

Pinedale Library news

Library Board Vacancies
Letters of Application due by Friday, June 30th

On Monday, July 3rd, 2017, the Board of County Commissioners will make one three-year term and two unexpired two-year term board appointments to the Sublette County Library Board.

Anyone interested in volunteering should write a Letter of Application to the Board (There is no application form), in care of, Mary Lankford, County Clerk, P.O. Box 250, Pinedale, WY 82941 or mary.lankford@sublettewyo.com, or fax to (307) 367-6396, or apply online through the Sublette County website by 5 pm on Friday, June 30th.

Apply online through the Sublette County website

Pinedale Library news

Adult Summer Reading 2017
Now until Labor Day

This summer, read books that interest you and receive a great prize! For each book that you read this summer, fill out an entry slip to enter a weekly drawing for a new tote bag. Every book read earns you another entry in the weekly drawing. The Grand Prize drawing will include all entries from the summer. The Grand Prize is a new tote bag full of books and a $25 Amazon gift card. There is also a Bonus Prize drawing for those who have read 10 or more books: a new tote bag full of books and a $25 Amazon gift card. (The only way to get into the Bonus Drawing is to read at least 10 books.) The more you read, the better your chances are for the Grand Prize!

Adult Summer Reading is going on all summer and ends Tuesday, September 5th. Weekly drawings will take place on Fridays at 5 pm, and the next week’s entry box will begin filling that night. The grand prize drawing will be Wednesday, September 6th. Happy Reading!

Pinedale Library news

Music in the Courtyard
Thursdays beginning June 29th
6:30 pm
The Library Courtyard

Music in the Courtyard returns on Thursday nights this summer! Relax to a variety of local (and beyond) talent while the summer evening draws to a close. Mark your calendars for our highlighted musical event of the summer, The Kilted Man on Thursday, July 13th. And, don't miss Mike Hurwitz, back by popular demand! Mike is the narrator of the PBS film The Drift, and his music is featured in the film as well.

Thursday, June 29th - Jason Tyler Burton
Folk style original songs on guitar, mandolin, banjo and harmonica.
View Jason's website

Thursday, July 6th - Bob McCarty and Chandra Stough
Guitar and fiddle music.

Thursday, July 13th - The Kilted Man*
Matthew Gurnsey delivers rousing authentic Irish and Scottish music.
View Matthew's website

Thursday, July 20th - Sue Briggs Stanfill, George Ditton, Kay Meeks & Doc Johnston
Guitar, bass, accordian; Americana & singalongs.

Thursday, July 27th - Arlaina Goddard, Hailey Lyons and Lisa Bedrich
Vocals and guitar.

Thursday, August 3rd - Mike Hurwitz*
Traditional cowboy and Western swing meets Louisiana delta blues. Mike is the narrator of the PBS film The Drift, and his music is featured in the film as well.
View Mike's website

Thursday, August 10th - Larry Phillips
Folk tunes on guitar.

Thursday, August 17th - Michelle Humber
Blues, Americana, folk and rock blended into a "dirty south meets untamed west" unique sound. View Michelle's The Boom and The Bust band Facebook page.

Thursday, August 24th - Bob McCarty and Karin Loya
Guitar and cello.

Thursday, August 31st - Terry Hill
An eclectic mix of country and blues.

* Highlighted special events!

Pinedale Library news

Annual Rendezvous Book Sale
Friday, July 7th & Saturday, 8th
10 am until 5 pm
Preview Sale on Thursday, July 6th *
The Lovatt Room

This popular book sale is back! Grab gently used gems at bargain prices during the annual Rendezvous Book Sale. The regular sale is on Friday, July 7th and Saturday, July 8th from 10 am until 5 pm. All leftover items will be free on the following Monday morning.

Volunteers needed! Contact Judi Boyce at the library for more info, (307) 367-4114 or email jboyce@sublettecountylibrary.org.

* New this year especially for early birds… A preview sale will be the evening of Thursday, July 6th right after Music in the Courtyard!

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™, OneClickdigital, Total BooX and Zinio 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

Wyoming Libraries Snapshot Day 2016

On Tuesday, October 11th, libraries around Wyoming took photos and gathered testimonials of people enjoying their resources. Wyoming Libraries Snapshot Day allows libraries all across the state to show the tremendous impact that they have on the lives of Wyoming residents. Statistics and figures are great for reports, but your stories and photos better illustrate "a day in the life" of a library and help decision makers understand how valuable libraries are to their communities. See a few of the pictures we captured of Pinedale Library patrons using their library!

See the snapshots

Pinedale Library news

Resume Preparation Program now available
Customize a professionally written resume in-house

Would you like to have a new job but find the work of preparing your resume daunting? The library now offers WinWay Resume Deluxe, a unique resume building program that will write, format, and audit your resume for you. Access WinWay Resume Deluxe in-house from one of our adult public computers. Simply choose from 14,000+ resume examples or 35,000+ common job titles and customize with professionally-written phrases including keywords that employers in specific fields are looking for. It also creates persuasive resume cover letters, ad response letters and interview thank you letters to help you in the start-to-finish process of landing a great new job. Library staff are happy to help you access WinWay Resume Deluxe.

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
Weekly Chess Club
5:30 pm until 8 pm

Looking for something to do during these long winter nights? Come to the Pinedale Library and play chess! New Pinedale resident Charles Gogley leads this club for novice and experienced players of all ages. If you are interested in joining but Mondays don't work out for you, please email so we can determine the best day and time for the weekly meetings. There is also a chess club for kids on Thursday afternoons from 3:30 - 5:30 pm beginning April 20th.

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Library Board Meetings
Fourth Thursday of the month

4 pm
Location alternates between Pinedale & Big Piney Libraries

Monday, June 26th: 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

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library

Sublette County Writers
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 former Pinedale Roundup reporter 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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