Job Posting: Early Literacy Librarian / Coordinator

We are seeking an innovative, dynamic and energetic individual to assist in the design and implementation of a new early literacy initiative. This newly created position will involve significant outreach to at-risk populations and requires someone who is collaborative, adaptable to change and has a positive outlook.

Cover letter, resume and application are due by noon on Monday July 24 to:

Jeff Collins (jcollins@lclsonline.org)

or at the library:
2200 Pioneer Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001
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Traveling Alone, But Not Lonely

Hi, I’m Elaine Hayes and I’ve been happily traveling by myself internationally for a couple of years.  In 2015, I did a solo Mediterranean cruise, and, in 2016, I visited London and Paris on my own. In September of this year, I’m heading off to Washington D.C., and in June 2018, I’m on a solo Northern European (Baltic) cruise.Read More

Celebrating 150 Years of Cheyenne, Wyoming

150 years ago on July 4, 1867, tents were pitched and the area was named Cheyenne!

Here’s a list of my top 10 historical resources located in the Laramie County Library.

1. The LeClerq Jones Collection features pictures and historical articles ranging from 1979 – 2007.  There are articles and clippings which tell the history and show the changes of the downtown buildings.
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Hey, Who You Callin’ an Old Book?!

Hello. My name is History of Rochester.  I happen to be the oldest book in the Laramie County Library. Yes sir, I was printed in 1838.  That means your grand pappy’s grand pappy was a young man.

I’m writing for one reason. I have a bone to pick with the library world…Read More

New Exhibit: Utopia/Dystopia: Inspiration and the Artist Book

Introduction from exhibit curator, Sue Sommers:

Welcome to the Laramie County Library’s annual invitational exhibit Inspiration and the Artist Book, where 2017’s Utopia/Dystopia is a reflection upon the Summer Reading Celebration theme, Build a Better World. I am honored and delighted to be this year’s guest curator.Read More

Solar Eclipse 2017

Are you a star gazer like me or just a science geek? Granted it is much harder to get excited about the billions and billions points of light out there because of light pollution. Regardless, I love to watch the night skies.Read More

Everything You Wanted to Know About Our E-Book Libraries

LCLS offers two e-book libraries, in partnership with the Wyoming State Library and other Wyoming libraries.

To access these e-book libraries, you need three things:

    1. a valid library card,
    2. your PIN,
    3. a device that allows you to download an app. Smart phones, tablets, e-readers and most PC’s have this capability.

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