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Downloadable audiobooks and eBooks

 

Download eBooks, audiobooks and magazines 24 hours a day, seven days a week, free of charge. More info.


 

More award winning music

 

Sixty-eight new Grammy and Country Music Association Awards nominations and winners have been added to our collection. Come in and see them and all of our music!



 

You're Invited

 

Debi Morley, long time Big Piney Library Branch Manager is retiring. There will be a farewell party on Thursday, March 26th, from 5-7 pm at the Big Piney Library. You’re invited to come and wish her the best!


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Adult Chess Club

Adult Chess Club
Thursdays
6-8 pm

 

An informal weekly 'drop-in' gathering of chess enthusiasts old and new to the game. Feel free to bring your own board.

 

 

 

 


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Buckaroo & Indian Paintbrush Challenge 2014-2015Buckaroo & Indian Paintbrush Challenge

For kids in grades K-6

Now until March 9th

Party on Thursday, March 19th, 3:30 pm—4:45 pm

 

Buckaroo and Indian Paintbrush participants please keep reading. Read three nominated books and vote for one. Booklists are at the children's circulation desk. All votes are due by Monday, March 9th, when they will be sent to the Wyoming Library Association committee.  Don't forget to nominate your favorite book that was published in the last five years. Your nomination may be on next year's list!

 

All Buckaroo and Indian Paintbrush participants are invited to join us for a Western Shindig on Thursday, March 19th, 3:30 pm—4:45 pm. This afterschool party will feature food, books and other exciting fun! Dress to impress...the best-dressed western outfit wins a prize! Call Nancy for information, 367-4114.

 

Go See a list of the nominated Buckaroo book award books for grades K-3

Go See a list of the nominated Indian Paintbrush book award books for grades 4-6


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Teens, Read Great Books, Enter to Win a Gift CardTeens, read great books and enter to win a gift card

Now through February 28th

 

Calling all teens and tweens, this year’s Soaring Eagle book award nominees include some fantastic titles for many different reading preferences. For every nominee that you check out from now until February 28th, you will be entered into a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to read some great books and win a gift card.

 

 

Go See a list of the nominated books

 

 

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The Pinedale Literary SocietyThe Pinedale Literary Society

Next meeting Tuesday, March 3rd

12 noon

The Pinedale Library Board Room

 

In this book club, participants read interesting books and enjoy conversation. This book club is free and open to anyone. Discussion will take place during the monthly meetings or online in our exclusive Facebook group, "The Pinedale Literary Society."

 

For the March meeting, participants will discuss The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah.

 

Go Request to join "The Pinedale Literary Society" group on Facebook

 

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March Film FestivalThe 2015 Daphne Platts March Film Festival
Saturdays in March
6 pm & 7:30 pm
Free

 

The popular Daphne Platts March Film Festival returns on Saturday, March 7th. This year's offerings are double features of the year's most acclaimed feature films and documentaries. Come for one or both features—admission is free.

 

March 7th: The Overnighters & The Theory of Everything

March 14th: Dear White People & Birdman

March 21st: 20,000 Days on Earth & Whiplash

March 28th: Art and Craft & The Imitation Game

 

Go Access more info about the movies and watch their trailers

 

 

 

 

 

 

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McKinstry Homestead Photos ExhibitMcKinstry Homestead Photos Exhibit
Afternoon Tea Reception
Wednesday, March 11th
4:30 pm

 

Stella McKinstry has been known locally as our region's longtime UW Extension nutrition and food safety educator, but she is also the daughter of Harold and Linda McKinstry, who homesteaded in the early 1900s in an area now part of Grand Teton National Park. View her family's historical photographs at the library throughout March. The library will also host an afternoon tea reception on Wednesday, March 11th at 4:30 pm. Refreshments will be provided and Stella will be in attendance.


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Wyoming Women Working for ChangWyoming Women Working for Change: A Forum for Exchanging Information and Ideas
Thursday, March 19th
12 noon
RSVP required

 

Learn from some of the women who have lead the way for change in our community and state. Participate in a Round Table Luncheon sponsored by the Sublette County Library, Sublette County Chamber of Commerce and Soroptimist of Sublette County. RSVP for this event to Rachel Grimes, Executive Director of the Sublette County Chamber of Commerce, (307) 367-2242.

 

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Evening Book ClubEvening Book Club

Third Thursdays of the month (next meeting March 19th)

7 pm

Western History Room

 

The Evening Book Club is for readers who enjoy conversation and coffee and find it more convenient to meet in the evening. Each month, the club chooses a different continent and reads a native author's book. New members are welcome. Books may be picked up at the front desk and are available while supplies last.

 

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News from the Sublette County Libraries"Buffalo Bill" and Dr. Jo present The Legacy of Wyoming
Big Piney Library: Friday, March 20th at 5 pm
Pinedale Library: Saturday, March 21st at 1 pm
Free


Experience Wyoming history and wild American West culture during this family oriented multi-media show celebrating the 125th birthday of Wyoming statehood and featuring Western songs about cowboys, the Oregon Trail, the Transcontinental Railroad, and Lewis & Clark. Plus, there will be stories told in traditional Native American Indian Sign Language, authentic cowboy poetry and world-class yodeling! All ages are welcome.

 

"Buffalo Bill" William Frederick Boycott and Dr Jo (Flower of the Prairie) are winners of a Western Music Association Harmony Duo Award. "Buffalo Bill" is a WMA Male Yodeler Award Winner. All ages are welcome.

 

Go Learn more about "Buffalo Bill" Boycott and The Legacy of Wyoming

 

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News from the Sublette County LibrariesPreschool Story Time
Tuesdays and Thursdays
10 am

 

Kids up to age 5 are welcome to join us each week for Preschool Story Time on Tuesdays and Thursdays every week for stories, music, crafts and more!

 

Baby and Me

Tuesdays

10:30

 

Our littlest library users (ages 3-24 months) are welcome along with a parent or caregiver to enjoy valuable social time, stories and finger play.

 

For kids

 

“Food for Thought” Teen Book Club “Food 4 Thought” Teen Book Club

Meetings on the last Thursday of the month

 

Our “Food 4 Thought” Teen Book Club for students in grades 6-12 pairs foods inspired by the book we read and an opportunity to learn how to cook them. Please call and sign up so we can plan enough food and books. Book Club will meet on the last Thursday of the month from 4-5 pm at the library.

 

Our next book selections are Killer Pizza by Greg Taylor for some pizza making, and Sweet Treats and Secret Crushes by Lisa Greenwald to cook Asian foods and Valentine's Fortune Cookies. Teens, pick up your book in the teen room.

 

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Little LibraryIntroducing... Sublette County Libraries' "Little Library"

Coming in 2015

 

Take a book, leave a book. Our Little Library will be parked at various locations around the county for a week at a time. It won't be staffed, but will be open 24/7. Stop by to grab some books, return books or make a donation. There will also be a book return for materials that need to go back to the two main libraries. The locations and schedule will be determined in early 2015. Your suggestions for locations are welcome. Check back here or sign up to receive our brief news emails and stay informed about the Little Library's whereabouts.

 

The Little Library was built by the Big Piney High School Vocational Arts Students and is funded by the Sublette County Library Foundation.

 

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Wyoming authors on OverDriveWyoming authors on OverDrive®

 

We are always expanding OverDrive® offerings. All your well loved authors are there, but have you read much from Wyoming authors? You can download books by Wyoming authors like Craig Johnson, from Ucross, Wyoming. We also have Cheyenne resident C.J Box's March 2014 release Stone Cold and South Pass author Zane Grey's 1929 novel Valley of Wild Horses.

 

Go See all the Craig Johnson titles we have

Go Download C.J Box's recent release Stone Cold

Go Download Zane Grey's Valley of Wild Horses

Go Download the OverDrive® Media Console™ app

 

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Preloaded Nook HDsPreloaded Nook® HDs for kids and teens

 

If you want your child or teen to read more but they just aren't into books, maybe a Nook would help. Our borrowable Nook® HDs are preloaded with new favorite young adult titles and only allow for reading (no internet or games.) Check one out today!

 

Go See the complete list of young adult titles, as well as new children's titles on our preloaded Nook HDs

 

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