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DCL offers online resources during and beyond pandemic

By Mckenzie Moore, Staff Writer 04/27/20 For both adults and students, Delta County Libraries offers online educational resources to either stay on top of studies, expand knowledge in a particular field or simply gain the skills necessary to start a new hobby. “We offer two platforms for taking online classes,…
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June 15, 2020
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Get Outdoors and Read

By Tracy Ihnot 03/28/20 Delta County Libraries, along with various partner organizations, offers four StoryWalks® in Delta County and library patrons may check out a Colorado State Parks backpack, that includes a park pass, from any library in Delta County.     For more information on the StoryWalks® in Delta…
kelsy
June 26, 2020
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Delta County Libraries’ Response to COVID-19

By Tracy Ihnot 03/25/20 The health and safety of the library patrons and staff members is always a top priority at Delta County Libraries. In an effort to limit the potential spread of the Coronavirus among the public, Delta County Libraries are closed until further notice. The library is not…
kelsy
June 15, 2020
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Local sorority, ESA International, donates money to library

By Lucas Vader, Staff Writer 01/29/20 The Cedaredge Public Library received $100 on Jan. 23 from the Zeta Omicron Chapter of the Epsilon Sigma Alpha International Sorority (ESA), which is a worldwide service organization. A letter from the Zeta Omicron Chapter said the $100 to the library was among nine…
kelsy
June 15, 2020
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Our libraries, our future

By Tracy Ihnot 01/10/20 “We are committed to serving and empowering the people of Delta County by providing resources for life, leisure and learning,” said Lea Hart, district director of Delta County Libraries. “The failure of Ballot Measure 7A in November does not change our mission. However, in order to…
kelsy
June 15, 2020
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Coordinated Election features six local measures

By Emy Lynn Roque Cisneros Staff Writer 09/18/19 The Nov. 5 election day is less than two months away. Delta County voters will see three school board seats, two state measures and six local measures on their ballots. Election participation can be done three different ways: by U.S. mail, ballot…
tracy
September 26, 2019
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Kiwanis, Walmart sponsor summer reading

By Press Release 06/19/19 International and Walmart are the major sponsors of the 2019 summer reading program, "A Universe of Stories." Every summer, Delta County Libraries offers a countywide reading program for all ages, with fun family events and incentives for reading. "This program has always been supported by the…
kelsy
June 26, 2019
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Heavy snowpack means late appropriations, high runoff

By EMY LYNN ROQUE CISNEROS 06/12/19 The Cedaredge Library wrapped up its four-part series on water last Tuesday evening with "Water 104" on dams and reservoirs. Held at the Grand Mesa Arts & Events Center, panelists Jason Ullmann, assistant division engineer; Jason Ward, dam safety engineer; Denise Jackson, Grand Mesa…
kelsy
June 26, 2019
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El Pomar awards grants

By Press Release 06/19/19 The El Pomar Foundation recently approved allocation of $52,750 in grants to 14 San Juan regional nonprofit organizations. The following nonprofits in the Delta County area were recipients of those grants...      
kelsy
June 26, 2019
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Register for summer reading… it’s fun and free!

By Tracy Ihnot 06/18/19 Hundreds of Delta County kids have already registered for the 2019 Summer Reading Program "A Universe of Stories." "Our kick-off parties the week of June 3 were very well-attended," says Lea Hart, district director of Delta County Libraries. "The good news is, those who missed out…
kelsy
June 26, 2019