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Libraries offer many activities in October

Fraser Valley LibraryLearn How to Felt – Join Tanya Jaenreleigh Daring Stern for an introductory program on felting. Felting kits with needles are available for $5 at the program, or bring your own supplies. Thursday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. Movie Night – “Children of the Corn” (R) Thursday, Oct. 15 at 6 p.m. Socrates Caf – Join this laid-back philosophical discussion group. Thursday, Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. Scary Story Contest – K – 5th Grade participants will win a spooky prize. Entries are due by Sunday, Oct. 25. Dress Your Dog Halloween Contest – 2nd annual Doggie Halloween Contest! Dress your favorite pooch to win a prize. Remember to keep dogs on a leash. Thursday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m. Halloween Scary Story Party – This is when we announce the contest winners and have a howlin’ good celebration! Thursday, Oct. 29 from 4-5 p.m. Granby LibraryMovie Night – “Monster vs. Aliens” (PG) Monday, Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. Write, Win, Skate – A Middle School writing competition sponsored by Powder Tools. Entries must be received by Thursday, Oct. 15 by 6 p.m. at the Granby Public Library. For more information call 970-887-2149. Rough Writers – Offering friendly, constructive fellowship for writers. Monday, Oct. 19 at 6:30 p.m. Scary Story Contest – K – Fifth grade participants will win a spooky prize. Entries are due by Sunday, Oct. 25. Book Group – Join us as we gather around the fireplace and discuss an eloquent novel of family malice, longings and betrayal, “The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox” by Maggie O’Farrell. Monday, Oct. 26 at 5:30 p.m. Thursday Computer Class – Learn the basics of the Internet, Word, and e-mail in this informal small-group session. Call 887-2149 for reservations. Thursday, Oct. 29 10:30-11:30 a.m. Halloween Scary Story Party – This is when we announce the contest winners and have a ghoulish good time! Thursday, Oct. 29 from 4-5 p.m. Juniper LibraryColorado Author Talk – “Heroes, Villains, Dames & Disasters” presented by Michael Madigan, former managing editor of the Rocky Mountain News. This book looks at 150 years of important, sensational headlines from Denver’s iconic Rocky Mountain News. Wednesday, Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Brown Bag Book Group – “To Kill a Mockingbird,” by Harper Lee. This classic, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel was selected to be the One Book choice for Denver. Thursday, Oct. 8 at 12:30 p.m. Computer Tutoring – Come to a personalized tutoring session with a skilled volunteer. Call 970-627-8353 to register. Thursday, Oct. 15 and Oct. 30 10-11 a.m. – Movie Night – The Proposal. (PG-13) Wednesday, October 28th 6:00 p.m. Hot Sulphur Springs LibraryBook Club – “Piano Teacher” by Janice Y.K. Lee, a tale of Hong Kong’s ultra-wealthy Chinese and the British and American expats who share their high life until Japanese occupation in the early 1940s. Monday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. Culinary Pumpkins – Join Chef Bob McVay as he shares delicious ways to enjoy pumpkins this season. Call Lynn Shirley at 725-3942 for further information. Kremmling LibraryLibrary Closed For Remodeling – Call 970-724-9228 for more information.

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