Oceans of Stories with Rainbow Fish CANCELED Sunday, June 26

The Oceans of Stories with Rainbow Fish event at Laramie County Library has been canceled for Sunday, June 26. The event WILL take place on Friday, June 24 in the Cheyenne Library and on Thursday, June 30 in the Pine Bluffs Branch Library as scheduled.

Job Posting: Computer Center Assistant (part-time)

Applications are ongoing with the first review of applicants on Friday, June 24, 2022 at 12:00pm.

Please review the job posting included below for application instructions and required documentation. If you do not receive an email confirmation within 3 business days after submitting your application, please check your email’s spam folder or call 307-634-3561 to inquire status.

The hiring committee will contact applicants who are selected for further testing or interviews. As a courtesy, we notify all applicants by mail when a position is filled. All hiring at Laramie County Library System is contingent on a post-offer criminal history background check.

Job Posting | Job Description | LCLS Online Application

Job Posting: Deputy Director, Public Service (full-time)

Application deadline is Friday, July 1, 2022 at 12:00 p.m.

Please review the job posting included below for application instructions and required documentation. If you do not receive an email confirmation within 3 business days after submitting your application, please check your email’s spam folder or call 307-634-3561 to inquire on status.

The hiring committee will contact applicants who are selected for further testing or interviews. As a courtesy, we notify all applicants by mail when a position is filled. Hiring is contingent on a post-offer criminal history background check.

Job PostingJob Description | LCLS Online Application

Job Posting: Branch Specialist (part-time)

Applications are ongoing with the first review of applicants on June 22, 2022.

Please review the job posting included below for application instructions and required documentation. If you do not receive an email confirmation within 3 business days after submitting your application, please check your email’s spam folder or call 307-634-3561 to inquire on status.

The hiring committee will contact applicants who are selected for further testing or interviews. As a courtesy, we notify all applicants by mail when a position is filled. Hiring is contingent on a post-offer criminal history background check.

Job Posting Job Description | LCLS Online Application

Job Posting: Lead Technician (full-time)

Application deadline is Monday, June 27, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Please review the job posting included below for application instructions and required documentation. If you do not receive an email confirmation within 3 business days after submitting your application, please check your email’s spam folder or call 307-634-3561 to inquire status.

The hiring committee will contact applicants who are selected for further testing or interviews. As a courtesy, we notify all applicants by mail when a position is filled. All hiring at Laramie County Library System is contingent on a post-offer criminal history background check.

Job Posting | Job Description Lead Technician I | Job Description Lead Technician II LCLS Online Application

Public Notice

The Laramie County Library System Board of Directors intends to adopt and amend policies relating to the public’s use of library facilities, materials, and equipment. In accordance with the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act (WAPA) [Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 16-3-101], the proposed changes/additions are listed below. A hard copy is also available at the first floor Ask Here desk at 2200 Pioneer Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82001. Interested parties may send comments by Tuesday, June 22, 2022 to Carey Hartmann (Executive Director/County Librarian) at the address listed above, by email at chartmann@lclsonline.org, or present views at the public hearing to be held on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. in the Willow Room at Laramie County Library (2200 Pioneer Ave., Cheyenne, WY).

Read the proposed changes by clicking the link below:
https://lclsonline.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Proposed-Policy-Changes-April-2022-002.pdf

Habitat: Artists’ Books

Featured image: “Confluent Septa” by Marc Snyder and Harvey Hix

Introduction from the exhibit curator, Mark E. Ritchie:

Words and images are at the core of books. As the curator of the 2022 annual Laramie County Library book arts exhibition, I paired artists and writers based on the imagery, themes, and sensibilities I had experienced in their writing or artwork. They were asked to explore the theme of “Habitat” with simple single page broadsides or folded folios. Each pair defined their work parameters and relationship. Most described their interactions as “conversations.”

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Mary Gillgannon Retires from Laramie County Library System

Mary Gillgannon, Laramie County Library System’s Fiction Collection Development Coordinator, retired at the end of April after a 32-year career with the library. Mary began working at the Central Ave. library in the spring of 1990 as a Circulation Desk Assistant. After ten years, she moved into a new position assisting with the library’s Fiction Collection Development. She took on additional responsibilities when she began her role as a Senior Circulation Assistant and in 2006 Mary was promoted to the Fiction Collection Development Coordinator.
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Seed Library of Laramie County is Open for the 2022 Growing Season

The Seed Library of Laramie County is open and ready to grow! Check out up to 12 packets of seeds from the Seed Library, located at Laramie County Library, and take them home to begin planting your own garden. There are over 170 varieties of flowers, herbs, and vegetables, and every seed has been carefully chosen for its ability to thrive in Wyoming’s climate. The service and seeds are free to Laramie County residents and do not require a library card for use.
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Books Coming to the Screen in 2022

With all the streaming services and Hollywood looking for content, there are quite a number of books coming to the screen in 2022. Check out this helpful list to find your new favorite book-based movie or T.V. show.
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