2016 Summer Reading Program Begins!

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On Your Mark, Get Set... Read!

The 2016 Summer Reading Program officially begins June 1st.  Customers of all ages are encouraged to participate - there is something in it for everyone. This year's theme is "On Your Mark, Get Set... Read!", where you'll exercise your mind and flex those reading muscles. Visit our Summer Reading Program page to download the appropriate reading logs and the entry form for the 2016 Bookmark Design Contest, as well as have a look at our extensive list of Summer Reading Program Sponsors!

Library Challenge: Checkout a Read-Along from Overdrive

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Overdrive Read-Alongs

Overdrive Read-AlongsBesides ebooks and audiobooks, young children will enjoy the newest format from Overdrive -- Read-Alongs.  Read-Along enhanced ebooks include professional narration that plays along while reading the highlighted words.  (Narration can be paused, too.)

Look under the Featured Collections for a quick list of the titles.

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On Display at the Fraser Valley Library

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Stop by the Fraser Valley Library to enjoy Jeff Bartholomew's art show during June and July.  Jeff Bartholomew is a third generation Denverite.  The artist recently completed his Bachelor's in Fine Arts at Metropolitan State College of Denver with an Emphasis in Painting.  He frequently practices figurative work at the Art Students League of Denver, typically in the medium of water color. Read more »

Love to Talk Books?

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Danish Girl book jacketSummer is a great time to join a book club and engage in lively discussion.  

Juniper Library:  Brown Bag Book Club

Granby Library:  Book Club at Maverick's Grille

Granby Library:  Senior Book Club -- Books Too Good to Miss

Friends of the Library Summer Events

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Friends of Grand County Library book salesThe hardworking Friends of Grand County Library raise funds to enhance library programs and services. Mark your calendar for these upcoming fundraising events:

Granby Used Book Sale July 3 (Friends members only)   Granby Library
Granby Used Book Sale July 4   Granby Library
Tops of the Rockies (tickets) July 9 5:30 - 8:00 pm Grand Lake Yacht Club
Quilt Raffle (tickets available at the libraries) Ongoing    
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