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Summer Reading Challenge Kick Off

Join us to celebrate the start of our Summer Reading Challenge and find your adventure at the library! We'll be at the Town of Parachute's Fishing Derby event from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm, so please visit the library booth to sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge.

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Stem Exploration Hour with Aspen Science Center

The Aspen Science Center provides quality, fun, hands-on STEM programming during these one hour sessions for families and all ages of youth looking for an exciting science experience.

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Youth Fly Fishing

Learn about the sport of fly fishing and how to tie flies! This special opportunity is open to anyone ages 10-18. There are only 6 spots for participants in this series so please visit or call the library to register. Mondays: May 6, 13, 20 and June 3 Free! For more information call 970-285-9870

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Dungeons & Dragons Club

Teens are invited to bring your friends - and meet new ones - for a monthly game of Dungeons & Dragons. First Tuesday Each Month 5:00 pm LIBRARY: Parachute Branch Library

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Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, activities, and music with friends!

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D&D Summer Camp

D&D Adventures Await at your library! Join us at the Parachute branch every Wednesday afternoon to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition, create a character, and become adD&D adventures await at your library! Teens are invited to join us at the Parachute Branch Library from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays in June and July to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons (5th Edition), create a character, and become adventurers in the many worlds of D&D! Space is limited and registration is required. Visit or call the library at 970-285-9870 to register or get more information.venturers in the many worlds of D&D!

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Survival Adventures with 4H and Americorps

Come join us at your Garfield County Library for our Summer Reading Challenge as Adventures Await! 4H and Americorps will be providing a fun outdoors survival adventure workshop in which they will teach us to build a camp safety whistle, a DIY Nature Journal, a Bird Feeder (contains peanut butter), and even a DIY First Aid Kit!

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SPARK

School age youth are invited to join us at the library and participate in experiments, makerspace, games, crafts, movies, and more!

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Western Colorado Book Club

This monthly book club will focus on local authors and titles of local historical significance. Books can be obtained at the Grand Valley Historical Society and the Garfield County Libraries. The book club is free and open to all adults. Light refreshments will be served. Please read and come prepared to discuss this month's featured title:

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Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, activities, and music with friends!

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D&D Summer Camp

D&D Adventures Await at your library! Join us at the Parachute branch every Wednesday afternoon to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition, create a character, and become adD&D adventures await at your library! Teens are invited to join us at the Parachute Branch Library from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays in June and July to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons (5th Edition), create a character, and become adventurers in the many worlds of D&D! Space is limited and registration is required. Visit or call the library at 970-285-9870 to register or get more information.venturers in the many worlds of D&D!

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Brillantina Theater Presents: Emiliano, the Last Kid On Earth/ Brillantina Teatro Presenta: Emiliano, el Ultimo Niño del Mundo

Join your Garfield Library this Summer as Adventures Await! Brillantina Puppet Theater will be with us to present a traditional puppetry show about a boy named Emiliano and his adventure as the last boy in the world! Acompañanos en tu biblioteca de Garfield por que las aventuras esperan! Brillantina Teatro estara con nosotros a presentarnos titeres tradicionales en un cuento de un joven llamado Emiliano y sus aventuras como el ultimo niño en el mundo!

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Homeschool Parent Advisory Group

Each month we’ll get together to talk about current challenges and opportunities within the homeschooling space. We’ll also discuss how the library can help provide educational opportunities and curriculum for homeschool kids in elementary, middle, and high school.

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SPARK: Challenge Island

School age youth are invited to join us at the library and participate in experiments, makerspace, games, crafts, movies, and more! On the third Monday, we'll have Challenge Island on hand for the world's #1 STEM and STEAM program.

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Computer Basics for Seniors

Learn about programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, how to set up 2-Factor Authentication, how to recover your email password, and more in this hands-on class for seniors. Let us help you understand your computer!

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Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, activities, and music with friends!

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D&D Summer Camp

D&D Adventures Await at your library! Join us at the Parachute branch every Wednesday afternoon to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition, create a character, and become adD&D adventures await at your library! Teens are invited to join us at the Parachute Branch Library from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays in June and July to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons (5th Edition), create a character, and become adventurers in the many worlds of D&D! Space is limited and registration is required. Visit or call the library at 970-285-9870 to register or get more information.venturers in the many worlds of D&D!

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Kids Adventure Yoga with Diana Laughlin/ Aventura de Yoga con Diana Laughlin

Join us at your Garfield Library as Adventures Await! This summer join Diana Laughlin as she hosts a Kids Aventure Yoga workshop. The program incorporates developmentally appropriate yoga poses, mindfulness, breathing, and literary activities for kids with the themes of trying something new, meeting new people, and moving in new ways! Acompañanos en tu biblioteca Garfield por que las aventuras esperan! Este verano acompaña a Diana Laughlin como anfitriona de un taller de Aventuras de Yoga para niños. El programa incorpora posturas de yoga, atención plena, respiración y actividades literarias apropiadas para el desarrollo para niños con el tema de probar algo nuevo, conocer gente nueva y moverse de nuevas maneras.

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SPARK

Kids and teens are invited to join us at the library and participate in experiments, makerspace, games, crafts, movies, and more!

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Teen Book Club

Teen book lovers are invited to join the club to enjoy good books with friends. Each month we’ll meet for a book discussion, snacks, and to help decide what we’ll read next month.

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Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, activities, and music with friends!

Parachute Branch Library

D&D Summer Camp

D&D Adventures Await at your library! Join us at the Parachute branch every Wednesday afternoon to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition, create a character, and become adD&D adventures await at your library! Teens are invited to join us at the Parachute Branch Library from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays in June and July to learn how to play Dungeons and Dragons (5th Edition), create a character, and become adventurers in the many worlds of D&D! Space is limited and registration is required. Visit or call the library at 970-285-9870 to register or get more information.venturers in the many worlds of D&D!

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Steve Weeks Off the Kitchen Music

Join us at your Garfield Library as Adventures Await! We'll be joined by Steves Week as he presents his "Off The Kitchen" musical special for our action packed Summer Reading Challenge!

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Stem Exploration Hour with Aspen Science Center

The Aspen Science Center provides quality, fun, hands-on STEM programming during these one hour sessions for families and all ages of youth looking for an exciting science experience.

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Ice Cream Social

Celebrate the halfway point of our Summer Reading Challenge with an ice cream social! All are welcome to take a break from the heat and enjoy a tasty treat. While supplies last.

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