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August 2014


2014 Summer Reading

Monday, August 4 & Tuesday, August 5
Back to School Celebration

Pick up your summer reading t-shirt if you logged your books this summer at the library you registered!

Incentives (while they last)

Monday, August 4

Great Arizona Puppet Theater presents
Rumplestiltskin @ 11am and 2pm

Zoo To You

The ABQ BioPark Zoo is coming to you!

Tuesday, August 5
Farmington Public Library

For 30 years, Albuquerque's BioPark Zoo has offered the ZOO TO YOU outreach program to communities throughout the state of New Mexico. Funded by the New Mexico Biological Park Society, this free outdoor educational program is give by zoo volunteer teachers call docents. Meet our animal ambassadors like birds, reptiles, amphibians and small mammals in this interactive educational program about wildlife conservation and get your hands on our biofacts, such as animal bones, pelts and hides, feathers, and other interesting animal items. For more information, call youth Services at 505-599-1273.

For more information on the Zoo's Outreach Programs, please visit

Four Corners Storytelling Festival

Berg Park in Farmington, NM

Friday, October 10 and Saturday, October 11, 2014

Teachers can register for the Four Corners Storytelling Festival @ Berg Park beginning August 1, 2014 on the Library Events Calendar to bring students (free) for Field Trip Day, October 10. Storytelling on Friday will also include youth storytellers as emcees and spinning a tale or two!

Storytellers @ the Four Corners Storytelling Festival

Andy Offutt Irwin | Dan Keding |Alton Chung | The Storycrafters | Evelyn Roper