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Toddler Time
Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM in the Grand County Library Large Meeting Room

Castle Valley Story Time
Fridays @ 10:30 AM in the Castle Valley Library

Children's Story Time
Saturdays @ 10:30 AM in the Grand County Library Large Meeting Room

Castle Valley Film: DEEPWATER HORIZON
Thursday, February 2, 7:00 PM
Castle Valley Library

A dramatization of the April 2010 disaster, when the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon exploded and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.  The film is 1 hour 47 minutes long and rated PG-13.

Author Event: Mark Sundeen
Friday, February 3, 7:00 PM
Library Large Meeting Room

Author Mark Sundeen will talk about his most recent book The Unsettlers: In Search of the Good Life in Today's America.  A work of immersive journalism steeped in a distinctively American social history and sparked by a personal quest, The Unsettlers traces the search for the simple life through the stories of these new pioneers and what inspired each of them to look for - or create - a better existence.  Presented in partnership with Back of Beyond Bookstore and Community Rebuilds.

Second Wednesday Book Club

Wednesday, February 8, 6:00 PM
Library Board Room

Join the book club to discuss February's selection Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald.  New participants are always welcome!

Utah Film Circuit, Moab: DO NOT RESIST
Thursday, February 23, 7:00 PM
Star Hall, 159 E. Center St. Moab

Do Not Resist is an account of the increasing use of military weapons and tactics by local law enforcement in the United States, counterpointed with civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting of Michael Brown in 2014. ~IMDb
The film is 70 minutes long and not rated.  Winner: Best Documentary - 2016 Tribeca Film Festival

Castle Valley Book Group

Friday, February 24, 11:00 AM
Castle Valley Library

The book club will discuss January's selection Family Life by Akhil Sharma.  New participants are always welcome!

Watershed Stewardship and Permaculture in Castle Valley

Saturday, February 25, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Castle Valley Library

Free workshop with Jeff Adams and Jeremy Lynch - in partnership with Canyonlands Watershed Council.  During this interactive workshop you will discover the fundamentals of permaculture design, learn techniques for watershed stewardship, and participate in assessment and visioning sessions.  Examples of local and regional projects will highlight shovel-ready solutions.  Building on the classroom presentation, participants will transition outdoors to engage in the art of "reading the landscape" and discuss site-specific opportunities.

TEDxMoabLibrary

Tuesday, February 28, 12:00 PM
Library Large Meeting Room

Bring your own lunch and join us for a TED inspired lunch hour! Over lunch, we will watch recorded TED talks.  Light refreshments will also be provided.
TED is an organization devoted to spreading ideas.  The library is proud to host independently organized TEDx events.  For more information about TED visit their website at TED.com.


Castle Valley Lecture: Fishes of the Colorado River
Thursday, March 2, 7:00 PM
Castle Valley Library

Presented by Chris Michaud, Fisheries Biologist with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.  A general introduction to the endangered fishes of the Colorado River, ongoing research along the Colorado River corridor, management actions taken and their effects.

Panel Discussion Series: Sustainable Communities
Thursday, March 9, 6:30 PM
Library Large Meeting Room

Join local and regional permaculturalists for a conversation on what it means to apply the principles, ethics, and practice of permaculture to one's personal and professional life.  Panelists include: Joel Glanzberg, Founder of Pattern Mind; Jeremy Lyncy, Resiliency Hub; Jeff Adams, Canyonlands Watershed Council; and Ali Fuller, Sister Root Medicinals.  Dr. Roslynn Brain will facilitate the discussion.  Presented in partnership with Community Rebuilds.

Utah Film Circuit, Moab: DARK HORSE
Thursday, March 16, 7:00 PM
Star Hall, 159 E. Center St., Moab

A barmaid in a Welsh mining village convinces her friends to pool their resources to take on the elite "sport of kings" and breed a racehorse.  The 2015 film is 85 minutes long and rated PG. 
Winner: Audience Award World Cinema Documentary - 2015 Sundance Film Festival



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