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.
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.
Celebrate Women's History Month with author Jill Tietjen at the Silt Branch Library on Tuesday, March 6, at 7:00 p.m. Tietjen co-authored the best-selling book, Her Story: A Timeline of the Women who Changed America, which is a vivid documentation of the breadth and diversity of American women's achievements throughout U.S. history. Tietjen is one of the country's top historians on the topic of women in science and technology.
Join us at the Parachute Branch Library on Wednesday, January 18, at 2:00 p.m. to meet Marilyn M. Barnewall, author of When the Swan's Neck Breaks and Flight of the Black Swan.
Want to learn to express yourself through poetry? Join Colorado's Poet Laureate David Mason at his "Writing in Lines" workshop on Saturday, October 29, at 3 p.m. at the Silt Branch Library. This workshop is a great opportunity for beginner poets to get feedback from one of Colorado's greatest. Mr. Mason will also share his own work.
Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason, author of the bestselling verse novel Ludlow and many others, will speak about poetry and the public and perform poems by himself and others. Come hear the writer B.H. Fairchild has called "one of America's finest poets and a master of narrative." Join us at the Rifle Branch on Saturday, October 29, at 1 p.m.
Colorado Poet Laureate David Mason, author of the bestselling verse novel Ludlow and many others, will perform poems by himself and others; his books will be available for purchase. Writer B.H. Fairchild called him "one of America's finest poets and a master of narrative." Join us at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Saturday, October 29, at 7 p.m.
Join us at the Rifle Branch Library on Tuesday, November 1, at 7 p.m. Anne Hillerman and photographer Don Strel will talk about their award-winning book, Tony Hillerman's Landscape, which Anne crafted after spending three years traveling Indian Country. It is the compiliation of breathtaking images of the southwest, synopses of Tony Hillerman's novels, quotes from his books, Anne's memories of her father, and information about the land. The event is free and open to the public.