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Free talking book library ideal for those with reading difficulties

The Colorado Talking Book Library (CTBL) is a free service from your library that lends audio and Braille books and magazines, as well as large print books, for people who…

What the stats say about your library

Annually, at this time of year, Jackie Welch, library director, prepares a report for the library’s board of trustees summarizing the highlights of the past year. Here is a condensed…

Change in Saturday baby and toddler storytimes

Ever since Leah Leger arrived in Pagosa Springs to take her new job as youth services librarian at your library, the popularity of her Saturday morning baby/toddler time has been…

New automatic self-checkout station coming soon

A new automatic self-checkout station soon will be available at your library to provide faster service and more convenience for you. We hope to have it installed by mid-March. This…

How to find new authors you will like

Do you have a favorite author, but would like to branch out and read the work of other writers if it is similar? You can find a read-alike author using…

Library Friends offer Kindle Fire 7 drawing to attract new members

The Friends of the Library board has an attractive incentive for you to become a Friends member — they will have a drawing for a new Kindle Fire 7 as…

Library to be closed Sundays starting in March

In 1989, when Kevin Costner starred in an Academy Award-nominated film about baseball called “Field of Dreams,” he made famous the inspiring phrase, “If you build it, they will come.”…

Free gaming fun for all ages tomorrow afternoon

You and your family are invited to a special gaming event tomorrow, Friday, Jan. 29, from 2 to 3:15 p.m. Enjoy video gaming on the Wii and X-box 360 with…

Meet Claire, your new tween and teen services librarian

Meet Claire, your new tween and teen services librarian

We are delighted to introduce you to Claire Spence, who became your tween and teen services librarian two days ago, on Jan. 19. Her studies, field and work experience have…

Medicare 101 for seniors, Pajama Time storytime for youngsters

A free Medicare 101 session today, Thursday, Jan. 14, from 10:30 a.m. to noon will help you understand your rights, options, deadlines, possible penalties and where to find the information…