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Art Break Down and Set Up

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:58pm
When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Fraser Valley at Fraser Valley Urban Community Meeting Room

Phillip Daum will be taking down his art work, and Howard Gutgesell will be putting his up.

Story Time

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:58pm
When: Wednesday, July 01, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Granby at Granby Community Meeting Room

Story Time is a fun interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to read books, socialize and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 887-2149 for more information.

Children's Storytime

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:58pm
When: Wednesday, July 01, 2015 - 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Where: Hot Sulphur Springs at Hot Sulphur Springs Library

Storytime is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 725-3942 for more information.

Firefighters, Local Heroes!

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:58pm
When: Wednesday, July 01, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Hot Sulphur Springs at Hot Sulphur Springs Library

This is a FREE special event for the Hot Sulphur Library 2015 Summer Reading Program. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)725-3942 for more information.

Children's Storytime

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:58pm
When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Kremmling at Kremmling Community Meeting Room

Storytime is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 724-9228 for more information.

Toddler and Preschool Story Hour

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:58pm
When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

Story Hour is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library! Please call 627-8353 for more information.

Firefighters, Local Heroes!

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:58pm
When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Kremmling at Kremmling Community Meeting Room

This is a FREE special event for the Kremmling Library 2015 Summer Reading Program. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)724-9228 for more information.

Two visitors rescued in Rocky Mountain National Park

Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:33pm
Rocky Mountain National Park Search and Rescue Team members responded to two incidents on Sunday, June 28.At 9:30 a.m. rangers were notified by cell phone that Chris LeGault, 48, of Lyons had fallen 50 feet while backcountry skiing on Sundance Mountain. LeGault had landed in rocks, suffering numerous injuries.Rocky Mountain National Park Search and Rescue personnel reached him at 11:45 a.m. They performed a technical evacuation lowering LeGault through snow, rocks and dense brush eventually reaching Old Fall River Road at 7:30 p.m. He was taken by ambulance to Estes Park Medical Center.Twenty personnel were involved in this rescue. Park …

ArtsBeat: Rodgers and Hammerstein Biography on the Way

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 2:01pm
A biography of the musical writing team Rodgers and Hammerstein is scheduled to be published in 2018.









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Pop Culture Happy Hour, Small Batch Edition: Audiobooks

NPR Books - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:37pm

We have a conversation with one of our favorite regular-book enthusiasts about the special matter of the audiobook.

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‘Cy Twombly: Late Paintings 2003-2011,’ by Nela Pavlouskova

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 11:53am
Cy Twombly’s last paintings celebrate his lifelong interest in flowers, Greek mythology, ships and the sea, and lines of enigmatic writing.









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Mat Johnson On 'Loving Day' And Life As A 'Black Boy' Who Looks White

NPR Books - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 11:31am

As a biracial child growing up in Philadelphia, writer Mat Johnson identified as black – but looked white. His new novel is about a man who returns to his hometown after inheriting a run-down mansion.

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‘The Full Catastrophe,’ by James Angelos

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 3:00am
As the debt crisis drags on, Greece grapples with austerity.









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‘By the People’ and ‘Wages of Rebellion’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 3:00am
George Packer on new books by Charles Murray and Chris Hedges about collective discontent in America.









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A Bar, Blackjack And Best-Sellers: One Author's Big Break

NPR Books - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 3:18pm

Ben Mezrich had been a struggling author, without a regular job and knee-deep in debt. But that all changed at a dive bar in Boston, when Mezrich saw a local college student whip out a $100 bill.

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‘Destruction Was My Beatrice: Dada and the Unmaking of the Twentieth Century’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 1:02pm
Jed Rasula uncovers why Dada didn’t expire along with the isms it either spawned or incorporated.









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For a specially designed page

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 9:58am
For a specially designed page showcasing the first-ever Art Issue of The New York Times Book Review, go here.









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Like Seinfeld, 'Festival' Is About Nothing... And Everything

NPR Books - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 5:03am

Milan Kundera's new novel is short on plot, but don't mistake that for dullness. Reviewer Jason Sheehan says the book is slim, funny and stunningly profound.

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Raised By 5 Different Families, 7 Siblings Are Reunited In 'Bastards'

NPR Books - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 3:19am

In her debut memoir Mary Anna King tells the story of her fractured upbringing and how — in the face of poverty — love and hard work were not sufficient to keep her family together.

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Marvel's Half-Black, Half-Latino Spider-Man Is Going Mainstream

NPR Books - Sat, 06/27/2015 - 3:07pm

"It won't be [that] Miles is Spider-Man with an asterisk or some kind of adjective or adverb attached to it," says writer Brian Michael Bendis. "He is going to be Spider-Man — just Spider-Man."

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