GCPL November 2020 Newsletter
November Newsletter
Grand County Public Library: Committed to Serving You!
In an effort to help flatten the curve of COVID-19 cases in Grand County, the public library continues to adapt its service. We are now offering:

Library-By-Appointment
You may schedule an appointment to visit the library for:
  • Library computer, scanner
or printer use
  • Grab & Go (browsing or copier use)

Appointments for 30 minute visits are available
Monday - Friday, 10 am - 4 pm
Grab your library card and call 435-259-1111
to make an appointment today!
*Masks are required inside
the library at all times.

remains available at both
the Moab and Castle Valley library locations.
Library Open on Veteran's Day
The Moab library will open for appointments between 10 am & 4 pm,
and curbside pick-up from 9 am to 8 pm
on Wednesday, November 11th.
Monday,
11/2 @ 5 pm
Looking for your next great read?
Join us on KZMU
for Radio Book Club
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 all things literary.
Take a Storywalk @ Your Library

StoryWalk® is a fun, educational activity that places the pages of a book along an outside walking route.

Visit the library today to enjoy Pumpkin Trouble by Jan Thomas and join Duck, Pig, and Mouse on a pumpkin carving adventure. This Storywalk® will remain up until Nov 13th.

For more details checkout our StoryWalk Facebook event!

Thanksgiving Closure
The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday from Thursday, November 26th - Sunday, November 29th.
We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you have a safe and joyful holiday!
November 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!

11/5 - Full Moon Storytime
11/12 - Trains Storytime
11/19 - Hibernation Storytime
11/26 - No Storytime this week. Happy Thanksgiving!

Thursdays
@7:15 pm
LiT Live Online Zoom Hangout for Teens
This Thursday, Nov. 5th is the LiT Puzzle Party, where teens can solve virtual jigsaw puzzles featuring famous works of art together, yet separately.

Register here to receive the link to the LiT Live Zoom Room!

No LiT Live on Thursday 11/26. Happy Thanksgiving!
Children's Craft and Activity To-Go Bags

Bags are free and available via curbside pick-up while supplies last!

October - Pick up a pumpkin craft to-go bag with fall activity pages for the child(ren) in your life.

November - Available starting 11/2! Leaf mask craft with activity pages.

Dream, Build, Create
Free Online Engineering Programs in November 2020
The award-winning documentary, Dream Big: Engineering our World will be available for free streaming online on on November 10, 14, 17, and 24.

Free Youtube Live panels of young, diverse engineers talking in depth about engineering from a variety of perspectives on November 10, 12, 19, 20, and 24.

These programs are geared towards youth in 4th grade and up and their families!


Click here for the free urls/passwords and more details.



Dream, Build, Create is a partnership between the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the STAR Library Network.



Dream Big Trailer
November Music and Movement Storytime Schedule

10:00 - 10:20 am every TUESDAY online on via Zoom.
Active Songs, Rhymes, Fingerplays, and One or Two Short Books.

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

11/3 - In the Middle of Fall by Kevin Henkes
11/10 - One Spotted Giraffe by Petr Horacek
11/17 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear by Bill Martin and Eric Carle
11/24 - No storytime this week. Happy Thanksgiving!
Wifi Hotspots:
Reliable Internet at home
or on the go!
The library has doubled the number of mobile hotspots for loan, and there are currently plenty available.
We also lend out iPads, Chromebooks and e-readers. More info

Let us help solve your tech challenges with one of our handy mobile devices!
Log in to your library account or call 435-259-1111 to place one on hold today.
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