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Libraries, CFAC closed July 3 and 4 for Independence Day
Posted on June 24, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
All libraries in the Sweetwater County Library System and the Community Fine Arts Center will closed on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 for the Independence Day holiday. The libraries will reopen for regular hours on Monday, July 6. Library patrons who need to return books during the closure are asked to use the libraries’ outside book drops. Library patrons can still check out mater... Read More
Sweetwater County Library’s Medieval Fair is on June 20 @ Expedition Island
Posted on June 15, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
Pick out your favorite Medieval costume and join the staff from the Sweetwater County Library for the Medieval Faire. The faire is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 20 at Expedition Island in Green River. The island will be transformed into a bustling Medieval marketplace, complete with games, crafts, vendors and demonstrations. This is the third year that the library has hosted the Me... Read More
Ventriloquist performing at summer reading events June 17 and 18
Posted on June 5, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
Professional ventriloquist Meghan Casey is bringing her show to Sweetwater County as part of the Sweetwater County Library System’s Summer Reading Program. Casey will be performing at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 17 at Centennial Park in Green River and at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 18 at the Broadway Theater in Rock Springs. Both shows are free. Casey’s show, “The Heroes in You,” goes along w... Read More
See Many Strings on June 13 @ the library in Green River
Posted on June 5, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
If you’re looking for a fun, free evening out, stop by the Sweetwater County Library in Green River on Saturday, June 13. The duo Many Strings and Company will be performing a free concert at 7 p.m. that evening. Many Strings and Company are a group that performs vintage western music and they add in a twist of vaudevillian fun. Their performances are described as sometimes quirky and rarely... Read More
Summer Reading kickoff event June 9th @ White Mountain Library
Posted on June 2, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
Join the Sweetwater County Library System for its Rock Springs Summer Reading Kickoff event. The event will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 9 at White Mountain Library, 2935 Sweetwater Drive in Rock Springs. This year, the summer reading theme is Every Hero has a Story and the kickoff will feature Lucy Diggins-Wold from the Game and Fish Department. Diggins-Wold will show kids how animals are super... Read More
Learn about Smart911 on May 27 @ Rock Springs Library
Posted on May 22, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
The majority of calls to 9-1-1 in the United States are now made from mobile phones. Unfortunately, mobile phones only relay limited information to public safety personnel. Mobile phones, for example, don’t link to a name or an address. While 9-1-1 professional ask these questions to help determine the location of an emergency, this can take time, delaying emergency services. That’s why lo... Read More
Back Country Navigation Classes Offered
Posted on May 21, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office and Sweetwater County Library system are continuing to offer a Back Country Navigation course from June through October. Sweetwater County Sheriff Mike Lowell and Library System Director Jason Grubb said the comprehensive one-day course is scheduled at the Sweetwater County Library in Green River on June 6 and August 8, the White Mountain Library in Roc... Read More
Nutrition class to focus on fad diets – May 28 @ Rock Springs Library
Posted on May 21, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
With government agencies pushing for lifestyle changes that decrease chronic diseases, increase activity and promote healthier youth populations, it can be overwhelming to figure out the best way to get healthy. Jordan McCoy, a nutrition and food safety educator with the University of Wyoming Extension, will take a look at fad diets during the next Bringing Nutrition to the Rock class at Rock S... Read More
Libraries and CFAC closed May 23 & 25 for Memorial Day
Posted on May 20, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
All libraries in the Sweetwater County Library System and the Community Fine Arts Center will be closed on Saturday, May 23 and Monday, May 25 for the Memorial Day holiday. The libraries and CFAC will reopen for regular hours on Tuesday, May 26. If you need to return books during the closure, please the libraries’ outside book drops. While the buildings will be closed, library patrons still ... Read More
Sign up for Summer Reading @ Your Libraries
Posted on May 20, 2015 by Sweetwater County Library System
Bam! Pow! Splat! Fly into the libraries for an action-packed summer filled with reading and fun! The library system’s Summer Reading Programs are made possible by the Sweetwater County Library Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to building a foundation of lifelong learning. The theme of this year’s Sweetwater County Library System’s youth summer reading program is Every Hero... Read More



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