Tom Freeman
Join the Mesa County Libraries Central Library for their "Neighbors Read" programs in January for family time on Thursday nights, featuring "Alice In Wonderland", "Peter and the Wolf" and create your own collage art works.
Thursday nights at 6:30 p.m., they will feature dance and theater interpretations of "Alice in Wonderland," as well as a puppet-show performance of "Peter and the Wolf" and a chance to attend a collage session.
Neighbors Read happens at 6:30 p.m. each Thursday at the Central Library. Neighbors Read is a family-oriented story time which combines reading and fun presentations. Neighbors Read is appropriate for kids of all ages and their families, with no charge to attend.
Topics and special guests scheduled for January are:
6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7 - Selections from "Alice's Wonderland Ballet" by Absolute Dance.
6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14 - Scenes from the "Alice in Wonderland" play by The Theatre Project.
6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21 - Watch a puppet show, the classic favorite "Peter and the Wolf."
6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28 - Make collage art pieces using recycled materials with Trevor Adams, a library Youth Services staff member.
Visit the Mesa County Libraries Central Library located at 443 North 6th Street, the corner of Fifth and Grand or go online at You can also call 970-243-4442 for more information.