Have a Spooktacular time and get in the Halloween spirit at Spooky Songs and Stories night! Do you have a scary story to tell? Or a ghostly song to sing? Come share your mysterious, creepy, and chilling tales and tunes on Monday, October 28 at 6:00 pm. We'll supply the snacks and sound effects. This program is part of the Carbondale Branch Library's 4th Monday series, featuring unique programming at 6pm on the 4th Monday of each month.
WRITE ON with the Carbondale Branch Library Writers' Group! The goal of this monthly group is to provide a supportive environment for writers of all genres; from the novice to the experienced. Attendees will have the opportunity to share and explore their own writing, their peers’ writing and writing in general. Open to all writers and future writers, teen and adult. This group meets on the 2nd Monday of every month at the Carbondale Branch Library at 6:00 pm.
Feel free to bring a snack or dinner.
Join us at the Carbondale Branch Library for twice a month Ukulele nights. Bring your ukulele and a song to share if you have one and Get Your Uke On! For beginners through experts, age 9-99.
We’ll start off each session with a sing along, followed by a short lesson and a Uke Jam. What better way to have fun and build community than to play and sing together! And is there a more fun and easily accessible instrument than the ukulele? Well, maybe the kazoo and you are welcome to bring one along. Non-Ukers are welcome to sit in.
Designed for kids in grades 4-6, this program is HANDS on learning at its best! Each meeting we challenge you to come ready for the good, the bad and yes the really gross! This month is The Good, the Bad, and the Gross add SPOOKY to its list of adjectives! Join us at the Parachute Branch Library on Monday, October 7 at 3:00 pm.
Cultivate your inner foodie at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on the fourth Monday of every month from 4:00 - 5:30 pm. Each month will focus on a different cuisine, starting with candy cooking in October. For ages 13 - 18, signup is required due to limited space and supplies.
Join other teens at Bluebird Cafe for a caffeine jolt and a good read. Our first book will be The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. Stop by any library to order this title. Our selections will be mature books for mature teens, ages 13-18. Held on the second Monday of every month at 730 Grand Ave, 4:00 - 5:00 pm.
A limited supply of The Fault in Our Stars" will be available on opening day (September 14) for teens interested in joining book club to check out.
Be the voice of Glenwood Springs teens! Teen Advisors Group is a group of teen volunteers ages 13 to 18 that are dedicated to helping plan and implement teen events, as well as advising staff on what books, music and videos to offer teens. TAG meets on the second Wednesday of each month from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. Snacks will be provided.
The zombie apocalypse may already be upon us. So why not join the shuffling corpses? Satiate your hunger for brains at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library during a Halloween Zombie Walk geared for teens and adults ages 12 and up. On October 31 meet at the library at 4:30 pm to spend one hour getting zombified. At 5:30 pm we’ll invade downtown as zombie corpses. Limited makeup supplies and fake blood will be provided, so please bring as much of your completed costume and makeup as possible.
Play with friends.
Meet new friends.
Smash your adversaries.
Revel in your victory.
Random competitions throughout the year!
6th-12th grades, 4:00 - 6:00 pm.
2nd and 4th Tuesday in October.
Middle School students are invited to read and talk about good books at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library! Bring a book you've recently read on the first Wednesday of each month from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. We’ll have random showings of books made into movies, as well as the option to work on a group project. Light snacks will be served.