Giving Tree


  Bring your donations of cat and dog toys to decorate the library's unique Book Tree! The book tree is constructed of 200+ discarded Readers' Guide to Periodicals, bound in festive green … [Read more...]

Free Driver’s Ed Practice Tests

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Free permit practice tests are now available online through the library's website.  The library has partnered with to offer 6 free practice tests, a Fines & Limits Test, and … [Read more...]

“Spark a Reaction” ends July 31st

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Teen readers have until July 31st to complete their reading logs!  Be sure to get your logs stamped by 7:00 pm on Thursday, July 31st, to collect your prizes and be eligible for the prize drawings.  … [Read more...]

E-books are back!

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Download free ebooks to your personal computer or mobile device!  You will need a library card to create a free account.  AspenCat is a consortium of Colorado libraries providing ebooks through the … [Read more...]

Special Story Time

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Children's librarian Lizz Martensen shares an iStory with a group of youngsters in October 2013, as reported in the Montrose Daily Press.   … [Read more...]

Familiar Faces–Sara Anders

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Reference Librarian Sara Anders was featured in the Montrose Daily Press on October 15, 2013, as part of the Familiar Faces series. … [Read more...]

National Bookmobile Day


            On Wednesday, April 17, libraries across the country will celebrate National Bookmobile Day, a time to remind the public about the integral … [Read more...]

New: Downloadable Magazines!


  The  e-magazine service Zinio is now available at the Montrose Library. Choose from 50 popular titles to download to your computer or portable device. Click here to get started! … [Read more...]

Variant, by Robison Wells

Finally after years of being shuttled from foster home to foster home and going to one poor school after another, Benson Fisher applies to New Mexico’s Maxfield Academy and receives a scholarship … [Read more...]

Marta’s Legacy, by Francine Rivers

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I just finished reading a great two-book miniseries by Francine Rivers called Marta's Legacy. It includes the titles 'Her Mother's Hope' and 'Her Daughter's Dream'. It is an epic story spanning … [Read more...]