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Community Calendar July 31 – August 6, 2020

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SATURDAY, August 1

WE READ, WE TALK BOOK CLUB

Register at ofpl.online for a copy of The Library Book by Susan Orlean now through August 7th. Zoom discussions will be held at 6 pm Aug. 20 and 2 pm, Aug. 29. For more information: email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 863-1291 for more information.

 

MONDAY, August 3

BIG LIBRARY READ

Borrow the featured title ‘The Darwin Affair’ by Tim Mason with no waitlists or holds from our digital collection August 3rd through 17th. The Big Library Read is the world’s largest digital book club and gives us an opportunity to read the same digital title simultaneously. Readers can discuss online at https://discuss.biglibraryread.com/. Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 505-863-1291 for more information.

 

*BONUS: Use #BigLibraryRead for a chance to win a Samsung Galaxy Tablet from

@OverDriveLibs

CREATIVE CORNER

4 pm-5 pm Mon. @ Octavia Fellin Public Library You Tube. Make your own art from materials around your home. Art courses are for the inner creative, geared toward people 15 years old and older. This week we will make Clay Pinch Pots using air-dry clay.

 

TUESDAY, August 4

REGULAR COUNTY COMMISSION MEETING

9 am-12 pm Members of the public may view the live stream feeds offered on the approved Facebook account of the McKinley County Commission.

WEDNESDAY, August 5

TECH TIME ONLINE: COMMUNITY COMPUTER TRAINING CLASSES

5 pm classes will be available on OFPL’s social media channels @galluplibrary. Learn to use free meeting software such as Zoom, GoogleMeet and others programs to host or attend online meetings and classes.

 

THURSDAY, August 6

CRAFTY KIDS

4 pm on Facebook and Youtube @galluplibrary (all ages) for family-friendly crafts and step-by-step tutorials for all skill levels. This week we will engage in pasta crafts.

 

ONGOING

DRIVE-UP COVID-19 TESTING

9 am-11 am M, W, F @ UNM Gallup Lions Hall parking lot (705 Gurley Ave.)

RMCHCS COVID-19 Drive-Up Testing

9 am-5 pm M-Sat @ Urgent Care Center (520 NM Hwy 564, north of the New Mexico Cancer Center).

IMAGINE YOUR STORY – YOUTH SUMMER READING

All Day July 25-Sept. 1. Read for four hours and you can select a personal pan pizza or free round of mini-golf from Pizza Nine. Participants can complete an online reading log found on our website @ octaviafellin.libguides.com/srp2020 of call the main library for a paper version of the log at (505) 863-1291. Entries must be received by 6 pm Sept 1. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 863-1291.

OFPL BOOKMARK DESIGN CONTEST

ALL Day July 25 – August 31, 2020. Compete in OFPL’s bookmark design contest. Entry forms available at ofpl.online/programs/#bookmarkcontest. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or call (505) 863-1291.

SUMMER READING BINGO – ADULTS AND TEENS

All Day July 25 – Sept. 1, 2020. Participants in Imagine Your Story can complete a Book Bingo Card available at octaviafellin.libguides.com/srp2020. Turn in your card to be intered in a weekly prize drawing. Entries must be in by 6 pm September 1. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 863-1291.

TALKING TUESDAYS

4 pm on Facebook and YouTube @galluplibrary for book, author, movie, tech talks and more.

EARLY LEARNING WITH ANIMALS

11 am-12 pm Wed. and Fri. @ Octavia Fellin Public Library Facebook and You Tube. We are learning about animals through Aesop’s Fables.

 

VIRTUAL FUN FRIDAYS WITH OFPL

2 pm-3 pm Fri. @ Octavia Fellin Public Library Facebook. Join the OFPL staff and special guests every Friday on Facebook Live for trivia games and more.