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Libraries and CFAC closed Nov. 27 and 28 for Thanksgiving
Posted on November 21, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
All libraries in the Sweetwater County Library System and the Community Fine Arts Center will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28 for Thanksgiving. The libraries and CFAC will reopen for regular hours on Saturday, Nov. 29. Remember to check out your items before the closure and use the outside book drops to return your library materials during the closure. You can also access th... Read More
Bookin’ It Book Club selects “Ordinary Grace” for December
Posted on November 21, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
White Mountain Library’s Bookin’ It Book Club has selected “Ordinary Grace” by William Kent Krueger for its December reading. The book club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 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. “Ordinary Grace” foll... Read More
Local author Paul Murray hosting program on his new book Nov. 22 @ Rock Springs Library
Posted on November 19, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
When looking to write his latest book, local author Paul Murray decided to focus on the Oregon Trail. “I’ve read books about the Oregon Trail, but most were written for kids,” he said. “I wanted to write something that would appeal to teens and adults.” Murray’s book, “West of the Sunset,” does just that. Murray, who lives in Rock Springs, will be hosting a program on the book on Saturday, N... Read More
Rock Springs Library hosting "Turkey Trouble!" on Nov. 18
Posted on November 17, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Rock Springs Library is preparing for some turkey trouble! That’s the theme of November’s Family Evening Storytime, which will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18 at the library. The library, which is at 400 C Street, hosts Family Evening Storytime monthly as a way to encourage families to visit the library together. Family Evening Storytime features a puppet show, stories and crafts. Since Th... Read More
Angie Bennett’s artwork on display through December at White Mountain Library
Posted on November 13, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
With paintings that depict everything from realistic landscapes to abstract images, local artist Angie Bennett describes her artwork as symbolic, decorative and traditional. Bennett’s artwork is on display through the end of December at the White Mountain Library, 2935 Sweetwater Drive, Rock Springs. A reception for Bennett will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20 at the library. “I enjoy ma... Read More
Photographer Paul Ng to present program on his book on Nov. 19 @ the library in Green River
Posted on November 12, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Wyoming’s red desert is always changing. Natural factors such as erosion and man-made factors will cause the area to change over the years. Fortunately, photographer Paul Ng has documented the red desert in his book “Twenty-Five Years of Exploration of Wyoming’s Red Desert.” Ng will present a program on his book at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the Sweetwater County Library, 300 N. 1st East, Gr... Read More
Learn simple meditation techniques on Nov. 12 @ White Mountain Library
Posted on November 6, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
Learn to enhance your awareness by attending The Power of Meditation class. The class, taught by Chad Millemon, will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12 at White Mountain Library, 2935 Sweetwater Drive in Rock Springs. During the class, Millemon will teach participants simple and powerful meditation techniques along with how to apply these techniques most effectively in their lives. “Incorrect ... Read More
Free Holiday-Themed Altered Books Workshop on Nov. 15 @ Sweetwater County Library
Posted on November 4, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
The crafty staff at Sweetwater County Library in Green River will be teaching patrons how to turn old books into beautiful holiday-themed works of art. The Holiday-Themed Altered Books workshop will be on Saturday, Nov. 15. Those wanting to participate can drop by anytime between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library, 300 N. 1st East in Green River. “The staff here at the library enjoy making a... Read More
Watercolor class
Posted on November 4, 2014 by Community fine Arts Center
Learn new techniques at painting workshop Do you have a little experience with watercolor painting? Expand your knowledge with Jessica Jidas on Saturday, Nov. 15 in the one-day workshop titled Simplified Watercolor Class. Sponsored by the community Fine Arts Center, the class will be held in the Ferrero Room at the Rock Springs Library. Jidas has taught art at the Rock Springs High School fo... Read More
Local author to give tips on improving writing on Nov. 6 @ White Mountain Library
Posted on November 3, 2014 by Sweetwater County Library System
When Janelle Evans started writing her first novel, she sought the guidance of more experienced writers. Now that she has been published, she wants to help other aspiring authors. Evans will be hosting a program at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6 at the library, 2935 Sweetwater Drive. She will focus on five simple fixes to help elevate your writing. “The publishing industry is difficult to crack ... Read More

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