Literary Pumpkin Week at the Powell Branch Library will begin Wednesday, October 25th at 9:00 a.m. and continue until Tuesday, October 31st at 5:30 p.m. Bring in a pumpkin or gourd decorated to represent a favorite title or author and receive a treat for participating! The library will dispose of all pumpkins left after the 31st. All ages are welcome!
Amy McKinney, a Northwest College Associate Professor of History, will present an evening of information about an amazing woman who broke the poultry world’s glass ceiling in 1922. Harriette E. Cushman worked for thirty-three years in the poultry extension field. McKinney will be speaking about Ms. Cushman’s ability to work in a male-dominated field in the early 20th century. Join us for this free program on Thursday, September 21st at 6:30 p.m. at the Powell Branch Library.
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.