GCPL February 2021 Newsletter
February Newsletter
Happy February First!
February Closures
The library will be closed on Monday, February 15th in honor of President's Day.
We apologize for any inconvenience and
look forward to seeing you on Tuesday the 16th!
Interested in joining a book club? Email us at info@moablibrary.org or call us at
Library Book Clubs:
Always ready to welcome
new members!
The 2nd Wednesday Book Club and the Castle Valley Book Club are still as active as ever! Members meet online each month for lively discussions on a diverse array of books. Stimulating and engaging, book clubs are a great way to enhance your reading experience.
Upcoming Selections Include:
The Devil's Highway by Luis Alberto Urrea
FDR's Shadow by Julie M. Foster
A Gentleman In Moscow by Amor Towles
Anathem by Neal Stephenson
You Can Still Join!
2021 Winter Reading Challenges for All Ages
Read whatever you like and earn virtual badges as well as reading rewards! Everyone who joins a challenge will receive a coupon for a free 8oz hot cocoa from Lop’s Pop Stop (while supplies last)! And that's not all....
In the mood to binge on Classic Movies? Westerns? Comedy? This year the library has created a fun new collection called Binge Boxes. These boxes contain 4 or 5 DVDs in the same genre bundled together for your non-stop viewing pleasure. Some have whimsical themes like Crazy Neighbors, Viva Las Vegas and Wedding Hijinks. Call us to make a brief in-person appointment or browse the library’s catalog and enter “binge box” in the search window to take a look at this entertaining collection!
Cosmo, everyone's favorite library cat, loves to get involved with all kinds of projects. Here he is hard at work, helping to assemble the new Binge Boxes. His current favorite is the Classic Cartoon Collection.
remains available at both
the Moab and Castle Valley Library locations.
February 1st
@ 5 pm
Looking for your next great read?
Join us on KZMU
for Radio Book Club
"We tell ourselves stories in order to live."
-Joan Didion
Whether you're in the mood for a thrilling mystery, a juicy biography or some solid non-fiction, we've got you covered. Andy and Shari from Back of Beyond Books join Jessie from the library to recommend the best of what they've been reading and discuss all things literary.
February T(w)een Take & Make Kits

Each kit has all the necessary supplies for a fun activity or craft to do at home.

New Take & Make kits will be available every two weeks, and can be picked up curbside at the library while supplies last.

Starting 2/8 - Book Page Roses
Starting 2/22 - Get Flippin' - DIY Flip Book
New StoryWalk® @ Your Library - Love Is
Starting Monday, February 8th!

Come take a new StoryWalk® at your library. A StoryWalk® is a fun, educational activity that places the pages of a book along an outside walking route.

Visit the library to enjoy the book Love Is by Diane Adams.

The walk starts near the library's front doors.

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. Storywalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.
February Bedtime Stories Storytime Schedule
6:30 – 7:00 pm every THURSDAY live online via Zoom.
Stories, Songs, and Rhymes geared toward getting ready for bed!

Register here to receive the link to our Bedtime Stories Storytime Zoom Room!

2/4 - Shadows
2/11 - Hearts and Hugs
2/18 - Stories from East Asia
2/25 - Outer Space

February Children's Activity To-Go Bags
Starting 2/8 - Ladybugs Craft/Activity Bag

Starting 2/22 - Day & Night Craft/Activity Bag

Available via curbside pick-up while supplies last!

February Music and Movement Storytime Schedule
10:00 - 10:20 am every TUESDAY online via Zoom.
Active Songs, Rhymes, and One or Two Short Books.

Register here to receive the link to the Music and Movement Storytime Zoom Room!

2/2 - Every Color Soup by Jorey Hurley
2/9 - All Kinds of Kisses by Nancy Tafuri
2/16 - Ten in the Bed by Jane Cabrera
2/23 - If You See a Kitten by John Butler
Please call us or email info@moablibrary.org with any questions. We are here to help.

Be Excellent to Each Other,

Grand County Public Library Staff
Grand County Public Library | 435-259-1111 | www.moablibrary.org