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Saturday: 10 - 4
 
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The Library will be closed on Sat., Sept. 3, for the Labor Day Weekend. Enjoy the holiday!

Thank you for a great Summer Fling -- great friends, food, music and entertainment. And an excellent silent auction. If you missed the auction, check out the "mini-auction" at the library -- gift certificates, books, art, services. It's continuing for a bit longer.

 
We're moving forward to our Annual goal of $40,000. Currently up to $16,055! Thank you for supporting the library!

40% received 60% to go
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Posted 10 Aug 2016: Dawn Dark Mountain to Exhibit at VGPL in SeptemberPosted 10 Aug 2016: Dawn Dark Mountain to Exhibit at VGPL in September
Dawn Dark Mountain’s work seeks to connect Native people’s cultures through visual storytelling and reverence for the earth and all life. The Vista Grande Public Library (VGPL) will host Santa Fe artist Dawn Dark Mountain September 1 through 29 in the library gallery. Children of Earth and Sky features about 15 watercolors, mixed-media, relief prints and some reproductions of her work. [ ...more ]
Posted 23 Jul 2016: Annual Membership Meeting Update
VGPL's Annual Membership Meeting was held on Tuesday, July 19. At this meeting four board members were elected. Three appointed members were elected to 3-year terms: Nancy Johnson, Victoria Willis, and Judy Spain; and one new candidate, Joanne Westberg, was also elected to a 3-year term. [ ...more ]
Posted 15 Jul 2016: Eldorado Artist Marilyn Wightman Inaugural Exhibitor at VGPLPosted 15 Jul 2016: Eldorado Artist Marilyn Wightman Inaugural Exhibitor at VGPL
"It is my hope that my paintings will help viewers appreciate what is around us." Marilyn Wightman

The Vista Grande Public Library (VGPL) will open its 2016 exhibition series featuring Santa Fe artist Marilyn Wightman on August 1, on view until August 30. Eldorado Inspired by Marilyn Wightman will feature about 15 pastel paintings capturing "the unique beauty of our community." [ ...more ]


Posted 20 Jun 2016: Your 15th anniversary year gift is our first step MOVING FORWARD!Posted 20 Jun 2016: Your 15th anniversary year gift is our first step MOVING FORWARD!
Fifteen years ago a group of fellow community members started our public library. They shared their resources, got others involved and worked for the common good. Our current Vista Grande Public Library, with all of its expanding collections and programs, is their living legacy. . . [ ...more ]
Posted 31 Dec 2015: Library Exhibition Space AvailablePosted 31 Dec 2015: Library Exhibition Space Available
Local artists are encouraged to apply for library exhibition space. Monthly temporary exhibits are being scheduled for the current year. This new enhancement to the library is sure to delight patrons, help our local artists and contribute to the library’s fundraising efforts as a percentage of revenue from sold art will come back to the library. Enjoy the art! [ ...more ]

 

VGPL Calendar
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Thu Sep 1—Art at VGPL for September
Fri Sep 2—Story Time
Sat Sep 3—Holiday: Library Closed
Mon Sep 5—Labor Day
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