GCPL Newsletter January 2019
Library News & Updates:
January 2019
Castle Valley Event:
Chamber Music Society
Thursday, January 3, 6:30 PM
Castle Valley Library
Join us for an informal evening of classical and folk chamber music with Debbie Holland and Friends.

Refreshments and hot drinks will be served.
Cake Day!
A Celebration of Miss Charlotte's Long Time Library Service
Friday, January 4
Moab Library Large Meeting Room
Come celebrate Miss Charlotte with us! Drop by the library, enjoy a slice of cake, and help us wish Charlotte well as she moves on to new adventures in the new year.
Musical Story Time
Saturday, January 12, 10:30 AM
Moab Library Large Meeting Room
Our first musical story hour of 2019 will feature local musician, Haley Austin, and her banjo. Come enjoy story time, singing, live music, and crafts, all about the banjo!
2019 Musical Story Hour Dates: January 12, April 6, July 13, October 12.
Moab Poets & Writers Open Mic
Wednesday, January 16
Moab Library Large Meeting Room
Join us for an open mic session in partnership with the Moab Poets & Writers. Share some writing of your own or come listen to local artists share their work.

Light refreshments will be served.
Free Screening:
Friday, January 18, 6:00 PM
Moab Library Large Meeting Room
In the 1950's, a working class wife and mother of eleven children helps to establish a farmer's union, which later develops into a platform for feminism and gender equality. Today, Dolores Huerta continues to be a leader for civil rights and social justice.
The documentary film is 95 minutes long and not rated.

Presented in partnership with the Moab Valley Multicultural Center.
TEDxMoabLibrary Lunch Hour
Theme: Let the Light In
Tuesday, January 29, 12:00 PM
Moab Library Large Meeting Room
Bring your own lunch and join us for a TED inspired lunch hour. Over lunch, we will watch recorded talks related to the theme: Let the Light In. Hot drinks will be served.

For more info about TED visit their website at TED.com
Library Closures
The library will be closed Tuesday, January 1 for New Years Day and Monday, January 21 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Castle Valley Times now available online!
The Castle Valley Times was a community newsletter published monthly from 1992 to 1998. All issues can be freely viewed online through the University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library's
Search or browse the Castle Valley Times.
View the first issue published in February 1992.
Find these links anytime on the library's Research Tools webpage!
KZMU Audio Book Club
We will be on air with Back of Beyond Books at 5pm on Monday, January 7 for KZMU's monthly Audio Book Club! The show will include a discussion of what we're reading, bestsellers, book reviews, and local literary events.
Tune in locally at 90.1 FM or 106.7 FM or live stream at KZMU.org
Second Wednesday Book Club
Wednesday, January 9, 6:00 PM
Moab Library Board Room
January's selection is Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. Copies are available for checkout in the library. New participants are always welcome!

Castle Valley Book Group
Friday, January 25, 11:00 AM
Castle Valley Library
January's selection is Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks. New participants are always welcome!
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Visit our digital collections webpage or contact us at 435-259-1111 for assistance getting started.
Happy New Year!


Grand County Public Library Staff
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