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"Beyond Shushing"  the Director's Newsletter  (updated August 2014)

YOUTH BOOKMARK CONTEST! The Friends of the Library is having a Bookmark Contest for elementary - high school age youth. Great prizes and a chance to show off your artistic side!

Info and entry form: HERE


Over 60 local businesses are offering discounts and deals when you show them your library card in September!

Don't have a library card? September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month!  Get yours today!

5th Annual Literary Festival October 8, 10 & 11, 2014

Running With Scissors (Movie Screening) October 8, 12:00pm

Augusten Burroughs, Featured Author
Reception: Friday, October 10, 5:30 - 7:00pm
Author Presentation: 7:00 - 9:00pm
Book signing at conclusion of presentation

Local Author's Fair
Saturday, October 11, 10:00-11:30am

2014 Friends of the Durango Public Library Luncheon, featuring Dr. Andrew Gulliford (Tickets on sale now)
Saturday, October 11, 11:30am - 1:00pm


  "Materials by Mail" service!

This program is intended to provide materials for citizens of Durango and La Plata County who are unable to visit the Library in person and who do not have a caregiver to do so for them. Books and audiobooks will be mailed to participants on a monthly basis. Participants must be able to send and receive packages from their home. This service is provided at no cost to the enrollee.

For more information on enrolling in this program, please call Abby or Emily at 970-375-3393.

The 2014 Stuffed Animal Sleepover book is HERE!

Tech Tutoring (advance registration required) offered on Friday mornings and every otherTuesday afternoon when possible. Check the calendar for dates and registration information.


Check-out a NOOK and enjoy reading Best-Sellers, Mysteries, Non-Fiction and much more! Visit the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor for information.


 Downloadables! eBooks, audiobooks and more.
   Available 24x7!



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