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Bookin’ It book club selects “The Dinner” for September
Posted on August 26, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
White Mountain Library’s Bookin’ It Book Club has selected The Dinner, by Herman Koch for September. The club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18 at Starbucks, 118 Westland Way. A sign-up sheet is available at the White Mountain Library circulation desk and copies of the book are available for check out at the library’s reference desk. The Dinner takes place over the course of a meal i... Read More
Photography for Kids Workshop Sept. 9 @ Sweetwater County Library
Posted on August 26, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Kids in first through fourth grades who are interested in photography have an upcoming opportunity to learn the basics of the art. Former Green River resident Karen Cotton will be teaching a Photography for Kids class on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at the Sweetwater County Library, 300 N. 1st East, Green River. The class begins at 4 p.m. Designed for kids in first through fourth grades, Cotton’s class... Read More
Libraries, CFAC closed Aug. 30 and Sept. 1 for Labor Day
Posted on August 25, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
All libraries in the Sweetwater County Library System and the Community Fine Arts Center will be closed on Saturday, Aug. 30 and Monday, Sept. 1 for Labor Day. The libraries and CFAC will reopen for regular hours on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Remember to check out your items before the closures and use the outside book drops to return your library materials during the closure. You can also access the l... Read More
Libraries ending summer reading programs with picnics
Posted on August 18, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
As summer draws to a close, the Youth Services departments at Rock Springs Library and White Mountain Library are celebrating with end-of-the-summer picnics this week. Rock Springs Library’s summer picnic will be at noon on Wednesday, Aug. 20 at Washington Park. Join the library for pizza, popsicles, games and fun. White Mountain Library’s picnic will be at noon on Thursday, Aug. 21 at the ... Read More
Former resident to present Van Gogh program on Aug. 23 @ Rock Springs Library
Posted on August 13, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
On Aug. 23, Sweetwater County residents have the opportunity to take a deeper look at creativity as former Rock Springs resident Jeanne Magagna presents a program on Van Gogh at Rock Springs Library. The program will be at 1 p.m. “The audience will learn more about creativity and the way in which it enables a person to work through emotions of love, hostility and loss,” Magagna said. “They will... Read More
Humane Society visiting Rock Springs Library summer reading program on Aug. 13
Posted on August 8, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Rock Springs Library will have some furry guests at its next summer reading program. The program will feature adoptable pets from the Red Desert Humane Society, along with some humans affiliated with the organization, of course. The program is at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13 at the library, 400 C Street. Humane Society representatives will talk with the kids about the purpose of the organiza... Read More
Back Country Navigation Class on Aug. 16 @ Rock Springs Library
Posted on August 8, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Don’t get lost during your back country excursions. Instead, learn how to stay found by attending one of Dick Blust’s back country navigation classes. Blust, who works for the Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Department, will host his next class from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, August 16 at Rock Springs Library, 400 C Street. Blust is an expert in back country navigation. He has provided trainin... Read More
Former Rock Springs resident to sign books Aug. 15 and 16
Posted on August 4, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
A former Rock Springs resident has written a book based in Sweetwater County and he’ll be here this month for two book signings. J.R. Conway’s book is called Greyhound Therapy, and the book signings will be at from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15 at Rock Springs Library, 400 C Street, and from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16 at Sweetwater County Library, 300 N. 1st East in Green River. Conway live... Read More
Library hosting candidate forums in August
Posted on August 1, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Learn about the candidates in the upcoming political races by attending one of the candidate forums sponsored by the Sweetwater County Library System. The forums will be held this month prior to the Aug. 19 primary election. “We want to help people get informed before the election,” said Lindsey Travis, public relations specialist for the library system. The library system will have three f... Read More
Kids to learn about the Hug-A-Tree program @ Rock Springs Library
Posted on August 1, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Kids attending the Aug. 6 summer reading program at Rock Springs Library will learn what to do if they get lost while they’re out camping. The program, which is at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the library, 400 C Street, will focus on the Hug-A-Tree program. Joyce Fett, who works with Hug-A-Tree, will talk to the kids. Fett will be joined by Officer Don Barbero and a trusty canine used in rescue efforts... Read More



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