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The book discussion group meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month at 10AM in the meeting room. Come join the fun as we discuss some of the most interesting books you will ever read! Click HERE for the current book list.
Writing for fun!
Pull out that pen and paper and come join the Writing For Fun group in our meeting room every Tuesday morning at 9AM. New members are always welcome.
Homeless Veteran Outreach
A case manager from Veterans Resource Centers of America will be at the the Cottonwood Public Library on Friday, February 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to assist veterans who might be experiencing homelessness or veterans who are in jeopardy of losing housing. Contact Angela at 928-237-3420 for more information.
Sacred Scarlets to Visit Library
Join Kelley Taylor and her scarlet macaw parrot Sedona Rose for this free lecture. Taylor will address conservation as well as the scarlet macaw's fascinating history in the American Southwest culture. This Saturday, January 21 at 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room.
Join us every second Monday of the month and watch a FREE movie with your friends. On Monday, February 13th we will be showing Sing Street at 11 a.m. in the Library Meeting Room. "A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes." Rated PG-13. Seating is limited.
Want to learn more about your smartphone? On Friday, January 27 attend a free class for iPhone users from 3 to 4 p.m. On Saturday, January 28 there will be another class for Android phone users from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Learn about texting, photos, downloading apps and more. Please call 928-340-2785 to register. Both classes will be held in the Library Meeting Room.
On Saturday, January 21st the Library will be showing The Secret Life of Pets in the Youth Services Program Room at 10:30 a.m. Parents and kids are welcome! Family Movies will be shown once a month on Saturdays. Check our calendars for upcoming movie schedules.
Support Our Library with Amazon Smile
Did you know that you that the Amazon Smile program will donate 0.5% of every purchase made on Amazon to our Bookmarks Friends of the Library group? Follow the link below and sign up today!
Adult coloring is a great way to reduce stress and anxiety. Grownups will be able to "Color Your Cares Away" on the first Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room. Adult coloring books, crayons and colored pencils will be provided.
Join Yavapai College Spanish instructor Jared Reynolds for an informal and personalized approach to learning Spanish. This free class is open to both beginning and advanced Spanish students.
First and third Wednesdays from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room.
The Seed Library Reopens February 18th, 2017
The Seed Library will be reopening on Saturday, February 18th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot lobby. Check out FREE seeds for the spring planting season. Every other Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the parking lot lobby.
The Artist's Corner
Experience live art demonstrations at the library every third Tuesday of the month. The purpose of this program is to not only showcase and support the wealth of local artists in the area but also inspire patrons to create some art themselves. Tuesday, February 21 will feature Watercolors with Alice Wilsey from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Check out our Online Resources page!
Gale Virtual Reference library is a new online database to enable learning and promote information discovery. Want to fix your car? Check out the Online Chilton Manuals to get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs. Want to learn a new language? Sign up for Mango Languages! Need one-on-one homework help? Get started with Tutor.com! Need help creating a resume or cover letter? Check out the Career Transitions page to find all the help you need! These are just a few of the awesome online databases we offer for free, all you need is your library card!
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Local Area Library Information
Please check here for current hours, addresses and telephone numbers to our neighboring libraries.
Many changes have been made to hours of operation of the various Yavapai Library Network libraries. We have added links to Verde Valley public library web pages below.
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