GCPL Newsletter March 2019
Library News & Updates:
March 2019
KZMU Audio Book Club
We will be on air with Back of Beyond Books at 5pm on Monday, March 4 for KZMU's monthly Audio Book Club! This month's show will feature an interview with Daniel Davis, photo archivist at USU and author of Across the Continent: The Union Pacific Photographs of Andrew J. Russell .

We'll also discuss our latest bookish pursuits and upcoming local literary events.
Tune in locally at 90.1 FM or 106.7 FM or live stream at KZMU.org
Castle Valley Lecture
Presented by University of Utah Biologists
Tuesday, March 12, 7:00 PM
Castle Valley Library
University of Utah biologists will give a presentation regarding their current study of local woodrats.
Second Wednesday Book Club
Wednesday, March 13, 6:00 PM
Moab Library Board Room
March's selection is The Unfortunates by Sophie McManus. Copies are available for checkout in the library. New participants are always welcome!

Library Closures
The library will open at 1:00 PM on Thursday, March 14 due to a staff training.
A Walk Across Southern Utah
with Paul Magnanti
Thursday, March 14, 6:00 PM
Moab Library Large Meeting Room
In 2017, Paul Magnanti spent 33 days walking across the length of southern Utah from the Nevada to the Colorado borders. During his journey of over 600 miles, he traveled through some of the most remote terrain in the continental United States. Paul will share the story of his journey through photos and tales from along the way.
Moab Poets & Writers Open Mic
Wednesday, March 20, 6:00 PM
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.
TEDxMoabLibrary Lunch Hour
Theme: Embrace the Chaos
Tuesday, March 26, 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: Embrace the Chaos. Hot drinks will be served.

For more info about TED visit their website at TED.com
Castle Valley Book Group
Friday, March 29, 11:00 AM
Castle Valley Library
March's selection is The Last to See Me by M Dressler. Copies are available for checkout.

Author Mylene Dressler will join the meeting this month to discuss her novel!
Film Screening with Author W.K. Stratton
Wednesday, April 3, 5:30 PM
Film to start at 6:30 PM
Star Hall
Author W. K. Stratton will visit Moab to discuss his new book The Wild Bunch: Sam Peckinpah, a Revolution in Hollywood, and the Making of a Legendary Film. Mr. Stratton will discuss his book from 5:30 to 6:30 PM, when he will introduce the film. We'll enjoy a full screening of The Wild Bunch and Mr. Stratton will stay for a short post-film Q&A.
This special event is presented in partnership with the Center for the Book at Utah Humanities and the Utah Film Center with additional support from the Moab to Monument Valley Film Commission and Back of Beyond Books.
Musical Story Hour
Saturday, April 6, 10:30 AM
Moab Library Large Meeting Room

This special story hour will feature a music-themed children's story, live instrument demonstration, and a musical activity. Appropriate for children of all ages .
Additional Musical Story Hour Dates: July 13 and October 12
Castle Valley Game Day!
Wednesdays, 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Castle Valley Library

Stop by for an afternoon of fun with friends and neighbors! Ping pong, board games, playing cards, and jigsaw puzzles will be available.
Use Your Library Card to Download eBooks, Audiobooks, and more!
Your library card gives you free 24/7 access to thousands of ebooks , audiobooks , digital magazines , and language learning tools !

Visit our digital collections webpage or contact us at 435-259-1111 for assistance getting started.
Stop in and see us - we've got a repaired roof!


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