Moffat County Libraries
September 1 - November 30
Moffat County Library Reading Challenge
Ready - Set - Read
Birth to 5th Grade
Read some great books!
Color in a shape for every 30 minutes you read.
Earn a free book!
Bring your completed sheet into the library
to claim your prize!
Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Oct. 15 - Oct. 29
Bring your decorated pumpkin, squash or gourd
to the library for display.
All ages are welcome!
Be creative, but please keep it "family friendly"
No carved pumpkins
Please pick up your pumpkin by
5:30 p.m. on Oct. 29
Any remaining entries will be discarded.
2017 Yearly Statistics for all branch libraries
Over 83,000 patron visits
7,894 registered users
12,000 patrons signed into the internet
96,000 materials to checkout
A little over 17,000 e-materials to checkout
We offer 88 print copy magazines & newspapers
360 programs for all ages
7,500 program attendance for all ages
In the month of August we had 6,218 visit us at all branch libraries
Usage of online resources in August for all branch libraries
-575 Overdrive checkouts
-260 searches on EBSCO databases
-207 searches on Tumblebooks
Need to borrow something from another library?
Come see us and we can help you find
what you are looking for
from all other Colorado libraries!!!
Colorado Talking Book Library
Reading is for everyone! If you can't read regular print, you can still enjoy books in alternative formats, mailed directly to your door. This service is free!
-More than 50,000 titles are available in recorded, large print or Braille formats.
-A variety of magazines in recorded and Braille formats.
-Also available are a variety of descriptive videos.
-Playback machines are provided for free.
Come see us to help you get started
Download eBooks, audiobooks, and more! CLICK HERE to visit our eBook page and find out more!
Already know how to use the OverDrive website? Click one of the images bellow.
TumbleBooks - eBooks for children
Come explore TumbleBookLibrary, an online collection of animated, talking picture books for young children.
Discover eBooks, audio-books, videos, puzzles & games, language learning, and more! CLICK HERE to visit our Downloads page and find out more!
Now Online! EBSCO Databases
Library patrons can now access the EBSCO reference and research databases from home. Types of resources Include:
Users can search the full text of countless books, magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias, transcripts, and more. Visit the Research & Resources page for more information.
Already know how to use the EBSCO website, click the image below.
September - November
A reading challenge for birth to 5th grade
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library
Connections 4 Kids and Moffat County Youth United Way are proud to bring Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to Moffat and Rio Blanco counties. Children who enroll in the FREE program will receive an age-appropriate book mailed to their home every month through their fifth birthday. It’s a great way to spark a love of reading at an early age! For more information, call Connections 4 Kids at 970.824.1081.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
It's fun, it's educational, and it's easier than it sounds! The Moffat County Libraries presents 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten, a reading program for young children. Click here to find out more!
Help Us Help You
We are now notifying you of your overdue items and outstanding fines through email.
We will no longer be making courtesy phone calls, so please give us your current email address.
Send your email address to the library.
|Moffat County Libraries|
570 Green Street
Phone: (970) 824-5116
Fax: (970) 824-2867
400 W. School Street
Dinosaur, CO 81610
Phone: (970) 374-2700
Fax: (970) 374-2026
202 Collom Street
Maybell, CO 81640
Phone: (970) 272-9919
Fax: (970) 272-9919