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CVCL February eNews - Highlighting What's Happening 
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Looking for Something Special to Share with Your Valentine?
Join us for Music in the Stacks: two FREE February concerts at the Library

The weekend before Valentine's Day, the Library's 2nd Floor Fireside Room will host Music in the Stacks. Two separate musicians, two distinct styles, two different days, two ways to celebrate.

Friday, February 10 from 6:00-7:30pm local vocalist and guitarist Marie Jarreau presents "Love Leaves a Memory" concert. Celebrate the loves in your life this Valentine's Day with familiar cover songs as well as original love songs from Marie's vast repertoire. 

Originally from New Orleans, Ms. Jarreau has been part of the local Verde Valley music scene for over five years. With two CDs to her credit, she is a familiar performer from Sedona and Cottonwood to Camp Verde. 

Monday, February 13 from 6:30-8:00pm nationally renowned musician, Marc Berger presents selections from his album, RIDE, capturing the vastness and romance of the West's wide open spaces. Celebrate Arizona's statehood day with Mr. Berger, whose lifelong love affair with the American West inspires his music.

Marc has performed at Austin's SXSW Music Festival, the Kerrville and Falcon Ridge Folk Festivals, and has opened shows for Bob Dylan, and other national acts.  His song "The Last One", was a staple of Richie Havens' concerts for over twenty five years, and has been quoted in the NY Times and featured on The CBS Evening News.

Book Nook: Special Used Book Sale
Items on special sale carts 5/$1 and some BOGO FREE

February 10, 11 and 13, Friends of Camp Verde Library will be making deals and pricing books to sell. Donations have been coming in and the library has been working to refresh the collection, so there are a lot of new and unique finds.

Check out the special sale carts outside the Book Nook for items that are 5/$1 and others priced at BOGO FREE (equal or lesser value). Books inside the Book Nook are 50 cents or as marked (usual prices). Friends Logo items like book bags, t-shirts, mugs, etc. will be displayed for sale for the 

first time since the Book Nook opened. Book Nook volunteers will be cashiering at the desk right outside the Book Nook for your convenience.

 

The coffee bar will be open all day and into the evening hours. Credit card purchases of $10 or more are acceptable. With all this awesomeness, there is absolutely no reason why you should miss these great deals and take this opportunity to support your library. We look forward to seeing you in the Book Nook!


VV SciTech Full S-T-E-A-M Ahead
We are participating in the Verde Vally SciTech Festival with a special program, The Sky is NOT the Limit. Join us for an interactive program and learn about the Mars Rover. Pick the 10a time or the 1p time; whatever works best for you. 

Make your own solar-powered car. Make colorful tracks with SPHERO. Then visit the greater Verde Valley SciTech Expo at Yavapai College for a chance to win a new tablet.

Children's Library Programs  
 
In addition to Wednesdays, weekly at 10:00a: Join Miss Nadia for Story Time on Fridays at 10:00a  Hear stories on a variety of seasonal topics. Each Story Time includes a fun, take-home craft for little ones.

The Week of February 11th (Tuesday-Saturday) there will be a table setup in the Children's Room where people can make Valentine's Day cards which will be going out to special citizens/organizations in our community. Children and families are welcome to come in at any time during library hours and make Valentines.  Cards will be delivered to to Verde Views Senior Apartments, Camp Verde Senior Center, Rainbow Acres, Bread of Life, Yavapai-Apache Nation Food Bank, the American Legion, and the VFW.

Don't Miss Dance Play with Ms. Jen Thursday 02/09 at 10a: a playful time to share music and movement that supports brain and body pathways through gently guided rhyme, song and dance.

Bilingual Story Time Thursday, 02/16 at 2:00p: enjoy a multi-cultural story time with your kids!
Zack Seeks Teens to Play Vintage Baseball
Beginning Saturday, February 18, teens can join Teen Librarian, Zach, at Fort Verde State Park for an informal game of Vintage baseball. Try something new! Get outside and enjoy the sunny weather. Get some exercise. Whatever the reason, just do it!

Enjoy a Happy, Healthy Heart with Essential Oils
February is Heart Health Month?
 
Thursday, February 9 from 1:00p to 3:00p:  Essential oils and aromatherapy can help you enjoy  increased health and well-being through happy, loving, and good-feeling emotions!

F acilitators Sarah Jensen and Honey Rubin will discuss  the benefits of using natural, time-tested ideas, tools and techniques to promote a more durable inner sense of love and appreciation.
For more information about this free, educational program, call or text Sara (928-451-4847) or Honey (404-626-5535).
 
Ongoing Programs for Writers and Readers
Days & times have changed

Monthly, on the 2nd Tuesday: Writing for Fun! @10:00a
Monthly, on the 2nd Saturday: Writer's Critique Group @10:00a
Monthly, on the 3rd Tuesday: Open Book Club @10:00a, Coloring for Grown-Ups @4:30p
Monthly, on the 3rd Thursday: VV Photographic Society @4:00p, Listening Post @5:30p

Join Library Director, Kathy Hellman, for a new take on Coloring for Grown-Ups. Dubbed, "Color & Craft," this hour of social creativity includes easy-listening music, visiting and making something from the pages we color.

FREE Friday Movies Continue through February

The Children's Library is sponsoring free family movies rated PG or lower every Friday evening at 6:30p. Enjoy theate r-quality sound and pictures in the Library's new 1st Floor Terracotta Room. Munch on complimentary popcorn and purchase candy or a drink for Friends of Camp Verd e Library.   Bring your own folding chair or use one of ours.  The February movie schedule is :

02/10 - The Wild Life
02/17 - Storks
02/24 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

Upcoming CLOSED date:

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents' Day Monday, February 20, 2017. We will open on schedule at 9:00a, Tuesday, 02/21.

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