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Children's Story Hour

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fraser Valley at Fraser Valley Urban Community Meeting Room

Story Hour is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 6 years (though, all ages are welcome). Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library! Please call 726-5689 for more information.

Story Time

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Granby at Granby Community Meeting Room

Story Time is a fun interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to read books, socialize and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 887-2149 for more information.

Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Fraser Valley at Fraser Valley Urban Community Meeting Room

This is a FREE special event for the Fraser Valley Library's 2015 Summer Reading Program. Professor B. Looney is a master at ventriloquism, telling stories, and creating balloon art. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)726-5689 for more information.

Children's Storytime

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Where: Hot Sulphur Springs at Hot Sulphur Springs Library

Storytime is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 725-3942 for more information.

Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Hot Sulphur Springs at Hot Sulphur Springs Library

This is a FREE special event for the Hot Sulphur Library 2015 Summer Reading Program. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)725-3942 for more information.

Summer Reading Special Event with Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

This is a FREE special event for the Juniper Library's 2015 Summer Reading Program. Professor B. Looney is a master at ventriloquism, telling stories, and creating balloon art. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970627-8353 for more information.

Children's Storytime

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Kremmling at Kremmling Community Meeting Room

Storytime is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 724-9228 for more information.

Professor B Looney

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Granby at Granby Community Meeting Room

Summer reading program

Toddler and Preschool Story Hour

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

Story Hour is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library! Please call 627-8353 for more information.

Brown Bag Book Group

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

Come join this lively discussion. Bring your lunch if you'd like. This book club is run by volunteers. Everyone is welcome.!

Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Kremmling at Kremmling Community Meeting Room

This is a FREE special event for the Kremmling Library 2015 Summer Reading Program. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)724-9228 for more information.

Howard Gutgesell

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Friday, July 03, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Fraser Valley at Fraser Valley Urban Community Meeting Room

Howard Gutgesell's Art Showing

GCLD CLOSED

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Saturday, July 04, 2015 - All Day
Where: All Branches

All branches will be closed for the July 4th holiday.

Granby Used Book Sale

Evanced Events RSS - 7 hours 54 min ago
When: Saturday, July 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Granby at Off-site

Support your library and pick up some gently used books at the Friends of Grand County Library book sale. Mid Town Cafe

New Nation, New Cuisine: The First Cookbook To Tackle 'American Food'

NPR Books - 10 hours 55 min ago

The first American cookbook, published in 1796, promised local food and a kind of socioculinary equality. But generations later, foodies are still puzzling over how to define "American food."

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Forest Service and volunteers clear Knight Ridge Trail

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 5:33pm
GRANBY – The entire 6-mile length of Knight Ridge Trail, from the Roaring Fork Campground at Arapaho Bay to the Rocky Mountain National Park boundary near Twin Creek, has been cleared of nearly 800 downed trees through a joint effort by the U.S. Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Conversancy Conservation Corps, Headwaters Trails Alliance and Grand County Wilderness Group.The trail had been impassible since 2011 when a microburst leveled almost all the standing dead trees across the ridge, making the trail impassible for nearly four years. More than 80 percent of the trees in the area had been killed by the …

Bike media heavy-hitters tour Grand County

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 5:09pm
The last couple of weeks have been very eventful for mountain biking here in Winter Park.I was fortunate to be able to participate in this summer’s first series of mountain bike specific press trips in Winter Park. The bike specific press trips were the first of their kind here, meaning that the key aspects of mountain biking in Winter Park were showcased. The bike parks at Trestle and Granby Ranch as well as the cross country riding in and around the Town of Winter Park were showns to to bike-specific editors and media. The press trips were organized by Thorpe …

Fall River Road reopens in Rocky

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:57pm
On Thursday morning, July 2, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, Rep. Jared Polis and Federal Highways Administration Division Director Ric Suarez joined Rocky Mountain National Park Superintendent Vaughn Baker to open Old Fall River Road for the season.In September 2013, Rocky Mountain National Park received a record amount of rainfall. Damage in the park was widespread on the east side of the Continental Divide. Damage was extensive on Old Fall River Road and the Alluvial Fan area. The road was closed to vehicles after the flood in 2013 and during the summer of 2014. The opening of Old Fall River Road …

Upper Colorado River rafting offers pleasure, excitement

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:17pm
KREMMLING — On a warm June afternoon, Pumphouse Campground is a flurry of activity.A mélange of commercial rafting companies, weekend warriors and all ilk of river rat crowds the banks of the Upper Colorado River.I’ve come here with a commercial guide, Kremmling-based Arkansas Valley Adventures, to test my mettle on a stretch of the Colorado River that runs from Pumphouse to the small riverside town of Radium, about 4.5 miles downriver.The section is an intermediate mix of Class II and Class III rapids, including the well-known Needle’s Eye rapid.Passing through Little Gore Canyon, this stretch is the family-friendly answer to …

50 years of service: Bill Dixson retires as Parshall Fire Captain

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:53pm
Selflessness, sacrifice, dedication; these are just a few of the words friends and former fellow firefighters use to describe longtime firefighter Bill Dixson. For 50 years the good people of Parshall were watched over by Dixson who largely oversaw the operation of the Parshall Fire Station by himself over his many years.“The Parshall Fire Station would not exist without him,” said Tom Baumgarten, assistant fire chief with the Hot Sulphur Springs/Parshall Fire Protection District (HSS/PFPD. “For a long time he was the Parshall Fire department by himself.”Baumgarten heaped praise on the retiring Dixson, whom he worked with for nearly six …
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