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     Monday - Friday: 10 am - 8 pm     &     Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm   

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For the Love of Reading

During February, read any book that has love as the theme, the word “love” in the title, a book with hearts on the cover, etc.), and keep track in your reading log. (1000 Books families, you may keep track of the “love” books in your 1000 Books log — just draw a heart by them). Children who read the most “love” books in their age category will go on our top readers board. February is also Black History Month — check out our books on civil rights and black history on display.

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Reading to preschoolers is beneficial for their brain development and academic success. It is correlated with improved attention spans and better concentration. Early reading also ignites the child's creativity and imagination, teaches them sight words and expands vocabulary. Kids earn a sticker for every 25 books read and their photo taken for every 100 books read. Pick up a 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten folder today and foster a lifelong love of reading.


Ready4K: Text messages to boost your child's learning

Parents of preschoolers, you can now sign up for a new, free texting service that delivers fun facts and easy tips to your phone. Called Ready4K, the texting service shows parents how to boost children’s learning and get them ready for kindergarten. In the last year, the University of Wyoming's Literacy Research Center and Clinic teamed up with Stanford University to develop and research Ready4K to make this service available in Wyoming. Research shows that receiving these helpful texts can significantly increase children’s learning. Parents and caregivers with children, ages 3 to 5, are invited to sign up for the free service, which provides three texts per week. The service is available in English and Spanish.

Learn more about Ready4K and sign up

Our recent pictures

View pictures of our recent kids' events at the library.

What to read

Grades K-3: Buckaroo Book Award nominees
Grades 4-6: Indian Paintbrush Book Award nominees

Ongoing at the Pinedale Library
Story Times
Preschool Story Time on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 10 am
Baby and Me on Tuesdays at 10:30 am
The Story Time Room

Preschool Storytime is every Tuesday and Thursday at 10 am in the Story Time Room. Baby and Me (ages 0-24 months) is every Tuesday at 10:30 am. Siblings are welcome.

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Ongoing at the Pinedale Library
Homework Help
4:30 to 7:30 pm

Check in with Sydney Bays at the Children's Room circulation desk if you need help with that hard-to-solve reading or math problem.

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Teen Tuesdays
3:305 pm
In the Teen Room

Teen Tuesdays are a fun time for everyone in grades 6 to 12. There will be games, movies, art, fun challenges and more in the Teen Room from 3:30 pm to 5 pm. Our themes include:
• smARTy Pants: a new teen program with an emphasis on art
• InnovATE: where we will explore and play with food
• Design Squad: a PBS Engineering Challenge with real world applications
• Take it Down a Notch: decompress time with new movies and music

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Teen Writers Group
Fridays after school
Western Americana Room

Teen Writers Group meets every Friday after school in the Western Americana Room. It is facilitated by former Pinedale Roundup reporter Judi Boyce. Writing prompts are available to work on from 1:45 until 2 pm, followed by group discussion. Bring something you've been writing, or just join us for the fun.

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News from the Teen Room

Contact Ana Cuprill at the library for info about ongoing teen programs.

View our Teen Room Policy

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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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