The Good, the Bad, and the Gross returns on Wednesday, April 4, at 2:30 p.m. Participants will learn how to create a marble maze!
GBG is open to 4th, 5th, and 6th graders. Space is limited so reservations are suggested -- just call 285-9870 or stop by the Parachute Branch Library!
Go2Workshops@YourLibrary features a Workshop for Mac Beginners & Switchers. Learn how to navigate the Mac! This workshop will cover the layout of the mac, consistencies between macs & pcs, system preferences, standard applications (safari, itunes, iphoto) Bring your Mac and your questions! This workshop will be taught by ByteMarks owner, Donna Dalton.
This workshop will be held at the following locations on these dates:
Parachute Branch Library, Saturday, June 16, 2:00-3:30pm
Go2Workshops@YourLibrary features an all-in job-seeking workshop at the Parachute Branch Library on Saturday, April 14 from 1-4pm. This workshop will provide job seekers the essential tools to propel them toward landing a job. The first hour of this workshop will review how to conduct a job search and write a winning resume and cover letter. The second portion will be split into 15-minute appointments for job-seekers to meet one-on-one with an instructor and receive individualized help with their job-seeking needs. This is a free workshop open to anyone who is unemployed.
Go2Workshops@YourLibrary features a Successful Transitions Workshop for high school juniors and seniors! This 2-hour workshop is designed to help students prepare for a successful transition to post-secondary education or employment by helping students prepare winning resumes and cover letters. This workshop is divided into two parts: the first hour will feature an interactive lecture, and the second hour will give students the opprotunity for individualized assistance. Bring your laptop and current resume or cover letter if you'd like, or just bring yourself and willingness to learn!
Join us at the Parachute Branch Library on Wednesday, May 9, from 2-3 p.m. for a reception with author Patricia Martin. If you love true stories that recall our pioneer past, you will enjoy Patricia Martin's Meadowlark Callings in which she recalls her homesteading grandmother.
Anyone can donate life. Catherine Bradham from Donate Life Colorado will be available at the Parachute Branch Library on Tuesday, April 17 at 1:30pm to answer questions regarding organ, eye, or tissue donation.
Need to get that garden going? Need to look over your trees or dig out those invasive plants? It's time to talk to the expert: Steve Anthony will give you the answers to get that garden growing. Join us in the Parachute Community Room on Monday, April 16 at 2:00pm.
Celebrate National Library Week by bringing your parents to the Parachute Branch Library on April 14 from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Special entertainment by the 5th grade choir from St. John Elementary at 11:00am. Special events include: spin-to-win, free library cards, and more!
Join us at the Parachute Branch Library on Wednesday, April 11, from 2-3 p.m. for a reception with mystery writer Debby Arthur Warner. Click here to find her book, Only by Chance in Cripple Creek, in our catalog. The Colorado National Monument is the setting for this mystery as it looks at the death of a young lady.