Library Board Vacancies
Letters of Application due to County Clerk
The Board of County Commissioners will soon make 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 email@example.com,
or fax to (307) 367-6396, or apply online through the Sublette County
online through the Sublette County website
Sarah Jessica Parker Book Club
First meeting Wednesday, October 18th
Western Americana Room
Pick up books now
We’re starting up a different kind of book club, based on Book
Club Central, a new initiative of the American Library Association
that was designed to provide the public with the very best in reading.
It’s a quarterly book club in which award-winning actor, producer,
and avid reader Sarah Jessica Parker is the honorary chair. Ms.
Parker will select books throughout the year to share her joy of
reading and discussing good books with readers everywhere. The book
club will begin in Pinedale during October and meet four times a
I have always loved to read for the same reason I love to act,
which is that other people’s stories are more interesting to me
than my own.
- Sarah Jessica Parker
Come in and pick up a copy of the first book, No
One Is Coming to Save Us, by Stephanie Powell Watts, for
our discussion in October. For more information, contact Judi Boyce
at the library, 367-4114 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Pinedale Fine Arts Council presents the John Stickley
Wednesday, October 18th
The Lovatt Room
Pinedale Fine Arts Council presents the John Stickley Trio from
Asheville, North Carolina. With roots in gypsy jazz, bluegrass, and
hip-hop in an “exhilarating all-acoustic swirl” (Acoustic
Guitar Magazine), Jon Stickley Trio combines Jon Stickley’s
rapid-fire flatpicking guitar with the sultry and wild, yet refined,
melodies of Lyndsay Pruett on violin set over the deep groove of
Patrick Armitage on drums. The three have fused their collective
styles into a repertoire of exciting and innovative original music
along with some captivating covers. Admission is free and wine and
appetizers will be served. Desserts will be
available during intermission courtesy of the Sublette County Library Foundation. Don't
Free acoustic workshop with the band at 6 pm! Show
up early with your acoustic instrument for a fun and hands-on workshop
with Jon Stickley and Lyndsay Pruett.
about the John Stickley Trio and hear their music
University of Wyoming Science Cafe
Friday, October 27th
The Lovatt Room
Science Cafe returns for another night of food, beverages, and
stimulating lecture on the latest scientific findings. University
of Wyoming grad students will present research on the following
Freddy Fungus & Alice Alga: Biology and Diversity of
Presented by Dorothy Tuthill
There's Life in Wyoming's Alpine Soil!
Presented by Zoe Ash-Kropf
The impact of Invasive Birds on Hawaiian Ecosystems
Presented by Rebecca Wilcox
Science Café is a new event from UW's
Biodiversity Institute and sponsored in part by Sublette
BOCES. The lectures and accompanying light meal and drink are
more about UW's Biodiversity Institute
Sublette BOCES website
"Cooking Under Cover" Contest
Monday, November 6th
Drop off food by 5:30 pm
Judging begins at 6 pm
Is there anything better than a slow cooker meal? If you’ve
got a winning slow cooker or pressure cooker recipe, cook it up
and bring it down to the library for this year’s cooking contest.
Savory and sweet dishes are both welcome. On Monday, November 6th,
drop off food at the library by 5:30 pm.
Not a cook but still like
to eat? Stop in at 6 pm to sample the entries and choose the winner!
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
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.
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.
more and access driving practice tests
Story Times resume on Wednesday, September 20th
Baby and Me on Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time on Wednesdays at 11 am
The Story Time Room
Starting Wednesday, September 20th, Baby and Me (ages 0-24 months) will be held every Wednesday
at 10:30 am. Preschool Storytime will be held every Wednesday at 11 am in the
Story Time Room. Siblings are welcome.
more children's news and events
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
Library Board Meetings
Fourth Thursday of the month
Location alternates between Pinedale & Big Piney Libraries
Thursday, October 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
Writers of the Winds
Last Wednesday of the month
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 feedback—all 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 email@example.com.