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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Open Burning Restrictions

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Resolution Number 3023 imposes restrictions on open burning activities. This resolution becomes effective July 19, 2022 and shall remain in effect until it is amended or rescinded by the Board of County Commissioners. 

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ CCPL

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale @ CCPL: September 24-29

The Friends of the Library Used Book Sale has been rescheduled! New dates are Saturday, September 24 through Thursday, September 29 during regular library hours. Only the Wyoming Room is open for the sale. The rest of the library remains closed.

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Posted on: September 11, 2022

CCPLS Board of Trustees Meeting

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The Campbell County Library Board of Trustees September meeting scheduled for Monday, September 26, 2022, at 4pm has been moved from Campbell County Public Library, 2101 S 4J Road, Gillette, Wyoming to the Campbell County Courthouse Commissioners Chambers...

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Posted on: September 18, 2022

Friends of the Library Meeting Canceled

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, September 27 at 6pm is canceled.

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

WBL Book Club

Wright Branch Library Book Club: Tuesday, September 27, 5pm

In the fall of 1913, Laura and Earle Smith, a young Iowa couple, made the gutsy—some might say foolhardy—decision to homestead in Wyoming. There, they built their first house, a claim shanty half dug out of the ground, hauled every dro...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

CCPL Tech Class: Green Screen Editing: Harry Potter Style

CCPL Tech Class: Online Business Resources • Wednesday, April 6, 5:30pm

It’s like magic! Learn the basics of Adobe Premier Pro on Wednesday, September 28 at 5:30pm. Cut footage together and edit out a green screen with a wizarding background and create usable video footage. Call 687.0115 to sign up.

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Medicare 101 @ CCPL Canceled

CCPL presents Medicare 101, Thursday, September 29, 6pm CANCELED

If you’re approaching retirement and wondering about health insurance, don't miss this class on Thursday, September 29, 7pm, to learn the basics of Wyoming Medicare coverage.

Vicky Schlidt, Senior Health Insurance Information Program counselor, and license...

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Posted on: July 22, 2022

Job Openings at CCPL

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Love libraries? Join our team! We have a position open for a Reference Services Specialist at Campbell County Public Library and a Library Generalist at Wright Branch Library.

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

No Donations at CCPL

No book donations accepted at CCPL until October 1, 2022

Our storage area is FULL! CCPL is not accepting book donations until October 1, 2022.
Mark your calendar for the Friends of the Library Used Book Sale starting with the Friends-members early shopping event on Tuesday, September 20 from 5-8:30pm!

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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: 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: January 27, 2022

Wyoming Virtual Library: the Power of Partnerships

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Wyoming Libraries have historically worked collaboratively to bring the best possible library services to the residents of Wyoming. We are networked so that you can check out or return a book at any public library in the state, see statewide collections i...

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

Readers Advisory from Your Library

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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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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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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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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: April 29, 2022

2022 Campbell County Parks and Recreation Summer-Fall Brochure

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The New Recreation Activity Guide is out for the summer/fall of 2022. Brochures are no longer printed but can be accessed digitally via our website or via the attached link.

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

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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Posted on: August 25, 2022

Installations and Inspirations: Ekphrastic Poetry & Prose

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1 PM, Saturday, October 15

Writers of all experience levels are invited to spend an afternoon at the Rockpile Museum learning about and exploring ekphrasis writing—creating prose and poetry inspired by images and objects—in a fun, infor...

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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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Posted on: May 30, 2022

"Re-Visioning Seth Eastman: Officer Artist Among the Dakotas" Now on Display

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Re-Visioning Seth Eastman: Officer Artist Among the Dakotas Now on Display at the Campbell County Rockpile Museum

Exhibit Opening Event and Documentary Film Screening Scheduled for June 14th at 6:00 p.m. at the Museum

The Campbell County Rockpile M...

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Posted on: April 2, 2022

Rockpile Museum Features New Exhibit of Maps and Aerial Photos of Gillette Since 1925

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ROCKPILE MUSEUM TO SHOWCASE MAPS AND AERIAL PHOTOS OF GILLETTE SINCE 1925

The Campbell County Rockpile Museum is pleased to introduce a new exhibit, “Small Town to Boom Town: Growth & Good Fortune in Gillette, Wyoming”, located on t...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

Discount for Guests of the Frontier Auto Museum

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The Campbell County Rockpile Museum is pleased to offer a discount for all guests with a same-day receipt from our neighbors at the Frontier Auto Museum.  Each and every guest in your party will receive $2.00 off regularly priced admission. &...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Rockpile Museum Joins "Museums For All"

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Rockpile Museum Announces Access Program for Low-Income Families

Museums for All to increase accessibility of high-quality museum learning resources.

Today the Campbell County Rockpile Museum announced that it has joined Museums for All, a signature access ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Rockpile Museum Admission Fees

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The Campbell County Rockpile Museum will began charging admission fees for entrance to the museum on July 1, 2021.  Rockpile Museum Association Members will receive free admission along with children 5 and under, active duty military, and veteran...

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