The Park County Library Board will meet Tuesday, Dec. 29, at 4:30 p.m. in the Bison Room at the Park County Public Library, Cody.
Sam Mihara’s wartime confinement at the Heart Mountain Relocation Center began when he was nine years old. Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation photo at left.
Following the 1942 attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Government sequestered 120,000 people of Japanese ancestry living on the West Coast in California, Idaho, Utah, Arizona, Wyoming, and Arkansas.
At a free Memories of Heart Mountain program, Sam will tell the story of family and friends who lived with him in prison camp. Follow this link for More Info… .
Visit Banned Book Week Sept 27-Oct 3 for the 10 most challenged titles of 2014 and why they were challenged.
The first three are available at your Library… . in multiple formats … .
These are a few of the Books banned historically. Borrow them from your Library… .
Don’t miss Rancher, One Book Wyoming author and photographer Cat Urbigkit.
Cat’s books Brave Dogs, Gentle Dogs: How They Guard Sheep , The Guardian Team: On the Job with Rena and Roo and Shepherds of Coyote Rocks were selected for One Book Wyoming this year. All three books are available to check out at the libraries.
Cat will pass out folders, fact sheets and stickers for all kids at the program. The Wyoming State Library provided several copies of the bilingual edition of “Brave Dogs, Gentle Dogs” for some lucky kids.
Library fan and best-selling author Craig Johnson will visit Park County on Aug. 11 and 12.
Meeteetse Chocolatier – 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11.
Powell – Noon on Wednesday, Aug. 12 at the Yellowstone Conference Center on the Northwest College campus.
Cody – 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12… . All seats have been spoken for. Thank you!
The library has all Craig’s Walt Longmire mysteries including his newest Dry Bones. Many are in large print, audio CDs and eBooks.
Longmire, based on Craig’s Western mysteries, airs on Netflix beginning September 10. We have the first three seasons of Longmire on DVD. Check them out in the AV department. Follow Long Live Longmire on Facebook.
Use the barcode number on your library card (no spaces, no letters) and PIN (try the word wyld) to log into your account and renew your items. Select the link below.
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