The Powell Branch Library will host an Eclipse Party beginning at 11:00 a.m. inside and outside of the library on Monday, August 21,2017. We will be live streaming the NASA feed in the meeting room, and we will have seating available outside. Note: the library does not have eclipse glasses available, so make sure to bring your own. Click on this link for more eclipse safety information: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety
We had to reschedule this program for a date in July, we apologize for the inconvenience and hope to see you there!
Thursday, July 6th at 6:00 p.m. in the Fireside room.
Educate yourself and become a gardening tycoon!
Join the Powell Branch Library as assistant supervisor of the Park County Weed and Pest, Mary McKinney, shows us integrated pest management techniques to control noxious weeds and pests.
It looks like a wonderful time to be outside!
Walk with us June 13th, 20th, and 27th at 9:00 a.m. for 30 minutes of exercise and to enjoy a new book! This program will be worth THREE Adult Summer Reading tickets each time you attend a walk. Sign up at the front desk and get your MP3 checked out. You will need to have some headphones or you can purchase earbuds at the front desk! Call us at 754-8828 for any questions.
Come to the Powell Branch Library May 18th at 6:00p.m. and paint your very own terra cotta pot! We will have an assortment of paints for you to use but you are always welcome to use your own if you prefer. Help us welcome the season of planting and gardening with something colorful and creative. Please sign up at the front desk as space is limited, or call 754-8828 to speak with a librarian!
6th Annual Edible Book Contest and Auction
Join us at the Powell Branch Library; silently bid on creative treats, enter an edible representation of a book to win prizes, have fun! Those who enter an Edible Book creation will automatically receive a free ice cream cone card! All proceeds will go to the Park County Library Foundation.
The contest categories will consist of; Artistry, Best-Pun, and Best Look-Alike. There will be three age categories as well; Adults, Young Adults, and Children. You can also choose to forgo the contest and just enter a creation for the auction. All creations must be book related; representing a book title, cover, or character.
May 3rd- Entry drop off 9:00a.m.-4:00p.m.
May 4th Entry drop off 9:00a.m.-4:00p.m. and Silent Auction 9:00a.m.-6:00p.m.
If able, please bring something to cover your entries at night so they can stay fresh for bidders!
For questions or more information call us at 754-8828 or stop by the library!