The week's events
- Photography Exhibit Women Farmers by Jim Richardson
Photography Exhibit Women Farmers by Jim Richardson
Vail Public Library in partnership with Betty Ford Alpine Gardens’ Summer Exhibit “The Secret Life of Roots “ will host “Women Farmers Photo Exhibit’ by world-renowned National Geographic photographer Jim Richardson. Starting June 1st– October 30th in our Community Room.
Jim Richardson is a photographer for National Geographic Magazine and a contributing editor for its sister publication, TRAVELER Magazine. Richardson has photographed more than fifty stories for National Geographic.September is Library Card Sign-up Month
September is Library Card Sign-up Month
Toy Story 4” Characters are Honorary Chairs for Library Card Sign-up Month 2019!
September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide join together to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step towards academic achievement and lifelong learning.
Disney and Pixar’s “Toy Story 4” characters Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Bo Peep and friends are joining ALA on an adventure to promote the value of a library card. They’ll be reminding the public that signing up for a library card opens a world of infinite possibilities: libraries offer resources and services that help people pursue their passions and give students the tools to succeed in school and beyond.Meditation
Sessions are currently led by Thomas Guthrie, with visiting guests from time to time. Chairs and seating cushions are available. Remember sessions are FREE AND OPEN TO EVERYONE.
- Library Closed
- Baby Story time
Baby Story time
From their unique perspective, perched on the lap of a beloved adult, these very young minds absorb what is going on around them and may already be learning an appreciation for books and reading. Baby story time is filled with songs, movement exercises, rhythm and rhyme. This is very interactive and age appropriate for the 0—18 month old patrons.Preschool Story Time
Preschool Story Time
Enjoyed by locals and visitors alike, children and caregivers join Cricket at Vail Public Library, as she leads listeners in rhymes, songs, stories and more. Each story time also features an age appropriate art activity. Active participation is encouraged from everybody as children enjoy these pre-reading activities designed to be the building blocks for strong readers and students. This free event is interactive and educational. For more information please call 970-479-2187. You may also visit us at vaillibrary.com.Country Western Dance
Country Western Dance
As part of our Healthy Lifestyle Series, Maria Barry will teach a four week Introduction to Country Western Line Dance. On Tuesday Afternoon, starting Sep. 3rd - 24th.
Borrowing from many different dance traditions, line dance steps vary from simple walking to intricate turns and syncopated rhythms. This will include the Basics of the popular Two Step, Double Two and Cowboy Cha Cha.
- Toddler Story time
Toddler Story time
Enjoyed by locals and visitors alike, children and caregivers join Cricket as she leads the children in rhymes, songs, stories and more. Each story time also features an age appropriate art activity. Active participation is encouraged as your child enjoys these pre-reading activities designed as the building blocks for strong readers and students.
This free event is interactive and educational.Story Time Move 'n' Groove
Story Time Move 'n' Groove
A NEW Story Time that includes a picture book, yoga and movement activities for the 3-5 year old set. This program idea is designed to bring movement and energy to our preschool story hour.Gentle Yoga
Gentle Yoga – Monday’s & Wednesday’s at 11:30am
This may be the yoga class you’re looking for. Here we cultivate compassion for ourselves and others. Though it’s a gentle workout, the emphasis is on working in. This inward focus unites the mind, body & Spirit in an atmosphere of community and collaboration, not competition. Balance, strength and flexibility improve while experiencing deep relaxation. You’ll feel a lightness of being from this powerful and healing practice. Taught by Anne Anderson, Certified Kripalu Yoga Teacher, Registered with Yoga Alliance, Professional Ski Instructor of America at Vail; Lionshead Adults, Reiki II Practitioner and Founder of Snowga, a yoga practice on the slopes created to calm the mind and transform the ski experience; less fear, more fun.
- Bilingual Story time
Bilingual Story time
Bilingual Story time for pre-schoolers from 0 - 5. Join in as we explore books, songs and culture in Spanish and English.