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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Chief Deputy County and Prosecuting Attorney appointed.

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From: Nathan J. Henkes, Campbell County & Prosecuting Attorney. 

It is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of Greg Steward as Chief Deputy and Prosecuting Attorney. 

Greg graduated from Oklahoma City University School o...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Job Opening at the Library

Job openings

We're looking for a Reference Services Specialist in Gillette.

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Posted on: January 1, 2023

WBL Book Club

WBL Book Club: Tuesday, January 31, 5pm

Join us at Wright Branch Library for this month's Book Club on Tuesday, January 31, 5pm. "The World Played Chess" by Robert Dugoni is available for you to pick up today at your library in Wright!

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

CCPL Genealogy Consultations

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Need help with family history or genealogical research? Stop by the CCPL reference desk the first Wednesday of each month and get assistance from our volunteer family history consultants. Drop in February 1, 6-8pm; first come, first served.

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Posted on: January 29, 2023

WBL Early Literacy Programs

Wright Branch Library Early Literacy Programs

Early literacy programs are back at Wright Branch Library! Join us at for weekly preschool programs featuring stories, music and crafts for kids and their grownups. •Storytime: Wednesdays, 11am •Tiny Tot Play: Thursdays, 9:30am

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Volunteer Reference Attorney at CCPL

Free Legal Aid Clinic first Thursdays, 2-4pm at Campbell County Public Library

A volunteer attorney will be available for brief one-on-one visits with community members to provide instruction in filling out legal forms and navigating the court system. Civil (non-criminal) legal questions only. First come, first served -- no appointm...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Friends of the Library Antique & Vintage Book Sale

Friends of the Library Antique & Vintage Book Sale at CCPL: February 2-4

You'll find a treasure trove in this assortment that features approximately 1000 antique and vintage books, priced from $1-$160+. Prices are 50% of the value derived from price listings found from various sources.

Sample antique books (books published 1949...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Teen Scholarship Workshop @ CCPL

CCPL Teen Scholarship Application Help

Be sure to bring or have a copy of or access to your transcript, your self-essay, and letters of recommendation. Staff will answer your basic questions about the process, help you assemble your packets, and give you 25 free copies!

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

K-6 Love My Library Craft Day @ CCPL

Love My Library Craft Day

Leave school early on Wednesday, February 8, go home, grab a snack, then head over to the library at 2:30pm to join us for library fun in the Wyoming Room. Valentines and book-related crafts and activities will be waiting. We can’t wait to see you!

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

NOTICE OF WORKSHOP MEETING OF THE CAMPBELL COUNTY LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES

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The Campbell County Public Library Board of Trustees will have a workshop meeting Thursday, February 9, 2023, at 6pm at Campbell County Public Library for the purpose of reviewing the Collection Development Policy. No public comment.

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

CCPL Game Night for Adults

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Those attending each event can choose from cribbage, chess, checkers, bingo, backgammon, dominoes, card games, dice games, board games, and more... Your library has a number of games but if you have one you’d like to share, bring it!

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Campbell County Libraries Closed for Presidents Day

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Campbell County Public Library and Wright Branch Library are closed February 19 and 20 in honor of Presidents Day. Regular hours will resume at both libraries February 21.

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

CCPL Book Club

CCPL Book Club: Tuesday, January 17, 6pm

“Gaskell skillfully fuses individual feeling with social concern, and in Margaret Hale creates one of the most original heroines of Victorian literature.” —Goodreads

Book Club made possible thanks to a grant from the Campbell ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Start Your Own Business Workshop

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Register now for this in-person “SYOB” Workshop.  The workshop is free of charge, but please go to www.WyomingSBDC.org/events to sign-up.

You will learn some of the pros and cons of owning a business and understand the skills and knowledge necessa...

Registration information...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

CCPLS Board of Trustees Meeting

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The monthly meeting of the Campbell County Library Board of Trustees is Monday, February 27, 2023, 6pm at Campbell County Public Library, 2101 S. 4J Road, Gillette, Wyoming.

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Friends of the Library Meeting

Friends of the Library Campbell County meet at CCOPL the fourth Tuesday at 6pm

The monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library is Tuesday, February 28 at 6pm. All Friends members are welcome to attend this meeting at CCPL and help support the literacy and programming services of Campbell County Libraries.

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Reconsideration of Library Materials

Reconsideration of Library Materials

Status of Requests for Reconsideration of Library Materials presented to the CCPLS Library Board of Directors as of February 28, 2022 can be accessed with the following link.

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Among the Stacks: CCPLS Monthly Newsletter

Among the Stacks: CCPLS monthly newsletter

Check out what's happening at Campbell County Public Library and Wright Branch Library.

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Posted on: January 1, 2023

New Year's Resolution Help from Your Libraries

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New Year’s Resolution Help from Your Librariesby Paula Kelting, CCPL Reference Librarian

I wish everyone a Happy New Year! If you have decided on a resolution but are one of many of us on a tight budget, then please remember to keep Campbell Coun...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

'Tis the Season!

'Tis the Season!

‘Tis the Season!by Darcy Acord, CCPL Youth Services Librarian

The end of 2022 is just around the corner, and the communities of Gillette and Wright are gearing up to celebrate the winter holidays that come with year’s end. Your Campbell...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

So Much to Be Thankful For

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by Elizabeth Albin, CCPL Circulation Manager

November is National Gratitude Month so its a great time to reflect on one of my mother’s favorite songs, Thankful by Josh Groban. The song begins with the lyrics:    Somedays, we for...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Books Unite Us

National Banned Books Week 2022

Books Unite Usby Darcy Acord, CCPLS Youth Services Librarian

Every year, libraries across the United States commemorate Banned Books week in September; the dates this year are September 18-24. The event focuses on raising awareness about efforts to challen...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Back to School Assistance with Your Library Card

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Back to School Assistance with Your Library Cardby Larissa Stalcup, Administrative Services Manager

The first day of school is quickly approaching, with the stress of schoolwork in the back of everyone’s mind. Imagine if you had FREE access to a ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Hello Summer!

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Hello Summer!by Katie Remme, Wright Branch Library Manager

Hello, summer! Gardens are bursting with fresh fruits and vegetables, local farmer’s markets are filling up, and people all over the country are firing up their grills. While it can be ha...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Oceans of Possibilities at Your Libraries

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Oceans of Possibilitiesby Krisene Watson, CCPL Outreach Librarian

Summertime at Campbell County Public Library (CCPL) and Wright Branch Library (WBL) is busy—and great fun! Oceans of Possibilities summer reading programs for all ages will feature...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Health and Wellness Help from Your Library

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Health and Wellness Help from Your Library by Paula Andrie, CCPL Reference Librarian 

According to National Day Calendar (https://nationaldaycalendar.com), May is recognized as a national month to more than 10 health and wellness topics. ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

National Library Week 2022 • Connect with Your Library

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Connect with Your Libraryby Darcy Acord, Youth Services LibrarianFrom April 3 through 9, your Campbell County Libraries will celebrate National Library Week; this year’s theme is “Connect with Your Library.” There are so many ways your libraries foster co...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

Women’s History and the Library

MabelWilkinsonat, Park County Librarian (photo courtesy of Wyoming State Archives)

by Sara Kuhbacher-Rosier and Elizabeth Albin

In 1987, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed March as the first Women’s History Month to “commemorate and encourage the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.” For 35 ye...

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

Readers Advisory from Your Library

CCPL Staff Picks

Readers Advisory from Your Libraryby Lori Kirchoff, CCPLS Technical Services Librarian

Are you wanting to find a good book to read but don’t know where to start looking? Your library offers a great reader’s service with its on-going and continually updated...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Grow Your Business with Help from Your Library

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Grow Your Business with Help from Your Libraryby Larissa Stalcup, CCPL Administrative Services Manager

Thinking about engaging your entrepreneurial spirit by opening your own business? Do you already own a business? Campbell County Public Library supports ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Thankful for...

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Thankful for...by Elizabeth Albin, CCPL Circulation Services Manager

The month of November regularly focuses on giving thanks for people and things and we are reminded to pause and appreciate aspects of our life we often take for granted. When I sat down t...

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Posted on: October 2, 2021

TeenTober

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by Darcy Acord, CCPL Youth Services Librarian

Leaves are changing, days are getting cooler, nights are getting longer. It must be...TeenTober! TeenTober is part of a national initiative by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) “to ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

Libraries Are Essential for Thriving Communities

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by Terri Lesley, CCPLS Executive Director

Public libraries are a fundamental component of thriving communities, a sentiment which has been well understood by Wyoming citizens for a long time. Wyoming was granted statehood in 1890, and by the early 1900s, W...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Sound Lab

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Our brand new sound lab was funded through a generous grant awarded by the Wyoming Community Foundation and is open to the public. This grant enables patrons to create professional-level recordings using our one-of-a-kind-for-Wyoming lab. We renovated our...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

A Tale of Summer Reading

CCPL Tails and Tales Summer Reading Kickoff

by Anna Street, CCPL Circulation Services Manager

June 5 was a beautiful, sunny afternoon at Campbell County Public Library as we launched a summer reading party outside, with our annual Author Fair and Writers Workshop inside. The 2021 summer reading them...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Check Out Our STEAM and Craft Kits

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Your library in Gillette recently added new collections in their Children’s Department and Young Adult (YA) Department for circulation: two YA perler bead kits, three YA glue gun kits, and 23 Children’s STEAM Kits purchased with Campbell County Community ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Celebrate National Library Week

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Happy National Library Week (NLW)! This year’s theme is Welcome to Your Library and Campbell County Public Library (CCPL) and Wright Branch Library (WBL) are joining the national celebration of libraries April 4-10. 

The American Library Associati...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Start a Business with a Little Help from your Library

Campbell County Public Library System (CCPLS) has many resources to support small businesses in our community. The libraries in both Gillette and Wright have Tech Centers which offer free access to computers and internet. Each library also has ph...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Reaching Beyond Library Walls

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Before COVID-19 made DoorDash popular, your library had its own version of door-to-door services. Campbell County Public Library (CCPL) Outreach Services is a lifeline for homebound library patrons. The mission of our Outreach Services Department is to ex...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

2022-23 Winter Spring Brochure/Guide

22-23 Winter Spring Cover

The Recreation brochure/activity guide is available for 2022-23 winter and spring. Brochures are no longer printed but can be accessed digitally via our website or via the attached link.

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Edward Gillette: A New Englander Comes West

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The Campbell County Rockpile Museum is pleased to welcome speaker, historian, and collections manager from the Museum at the Bighorns Jessica Salzman for her presentation "Edward Gillette: A New Englander Comes West" on Thursday, February 2nd at...

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

Join the Rockpile Museum Association

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The Rockpile Museum Association is a non-profit organization of individuals, families, and businesses who support, promote, and assist the Rockpile Museum in Gillette, Wyoming.  Joining the RMA not only helps support the museum, but provides you ...

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Rockpile Museum
Posted on: January 6, 2023

Rockpile Museum Seeking Information and Photos on Veterans of Korean Conflict

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Museum continues to document the history of our local veterans.

The Campbell County Rockpile Museum in Gillette, Wyoming is continuing its decades long effort to document the stories of veterans from or connected to Campbell County, Wyoming.  The ...

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