Sedona Public Library
JANUARY 2013
 
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  Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Rd
Sedona AZ 86336
928.282.7714
 
SPL In The Village
Tequa Plaza
Suite C102
7000 SR 179
Sedona AZ 86351
928.284.1603
Closed for Holiday
The Library will be closed all day on Monday, January 21, to observe Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Martin Luther King Jr Day
Quilt Show
Quilts 2012 Sedona Public Library's Annual Quilt Show features over 50 quilts, showcasing the creativity of our local quilters against the architectural beauty of the Library.

This community event is in its 20th year, and once again the diverse display of traditional and contemporary quilts is stunning. The show runs through Thursday, February 7.

Visit the Quilter's Store Sedona and Gallery website for additional photos, and click here for a description of each quilt in the show.
Open Discussion with Mayor Adams
The Library's Latino Services Department invites you to attend the program "Open Discussion: Questions and Answers with Sedona City Mayor Rob Adams and the Hispanic Community," on Monday, January 14, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Wesleyan Church, 580 Brewer Road, in Sedona. This library-sponsored program includes a potluck dinner.
News from the Village
  • Swan Reflection Chuck Schug's photography will be displayed at Sedona Public Library in the Village, beginning Tuesday, January 8, and continuing through the month of January.
  • On Friday, January 11, library volunteers will be on hand at SPL-V from 9 to 11 a.m. to provide assistance with downloading free library books to your e-reader or tablet. You must be familiar with the basic operation of your device.
  • Monday, January 28 - Arizona Humanities Council program at 1:30 p.m. at Sedona Winds, 405 Jacks Canyon Road. Todd Weber, dressed in period clothing, will present "Lewis and Clark: The Arizona Connection."
If you would like more information about any of these programs or need directions to SPL-V in Tequa Plaza, please contact Cheryl Yeatts at 928.284.1603 or voc@sedonalibrary.org.
Youth Department Programs
  • On Tuesday, January 15, the Youth Services Department presents musical guest Chuck Cheesman, who starts the fun at 10:30 a.m. in the Si Birch Community Room. His interactive song and dance program is best suited for children, but will delight all ages. This program is funded by the Friends of Sedona Library.
  • On Wednesday, January 23, you will be able to make mini-books in the Children's Room. Curious? Drop in anytime that day, see what it's all about, and make one to take home.
  • Until February 2, you can make a pledge to support Youth Services Librarian Karen Mack's participation in the Sedona Marathon. Proceeds from your pledges help fund library operations. Sign up at the Youth Services Reference Desk.
Great Decisions

Great Decisions Join us for the Monday, January 28, meeting of the Sedona Great Decisions Group from 10:10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. The topic of discussion will be Iran. This library-sponsored program will be held in the Si Birch Community Room of the main library.

Great Decisions Group is a non-partisan program of the Foreign Policy Association and is America's oldest and largest grassroots program on world affairs. The Sedona chapter has been a forum for timely and important international and domestic issues of great interest to Americans for 27 years.

To register for this event, call 928.204.1125 or 928.282.7810. For additional information about Sedona Great Decisions, contact Reg Urgena at regurgena@npgcable.com

Learn Computer Basics with Free, Self-Paced Tutorials

Improve your computer skills by taking a self-paced online tutorial at home or at the Library. From your home computer, you can access the Arizona Job Assistance Center web site and explore the wide range of online tutorials that cover computer skills at all levels.

To access the comprehensive online educational platform LearningExpress Library, click on this link and enter your library card number and PIN (usually the last four digits of your phone number). 

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