Come to the Rifle Branch Library on Tuesday, June 11 at 1:00 pm for Human Board Game!
Part 1: Design your Board Game Square. Using various crafting supplies, inject your creative flair to build your game square in any fashion you choose. Each participant that designs a square is eligible to win a prize in various design categories (for example: most unique game square).
Part 2: The Board Game Squares are created, now let's PLAY! In teams, you will compete AS the game pieces. Prizes awarded during game play in various categories.
The Alex project connects students with adults through a shared love of reading. Teens and Adults may sign up for the Alex Project through June 15th at the Gordon Cooper Library or online here. All participants are invited to attend the celebration dinner on August 6 at 6:30 pm to meet their reading partner and talk about the books they read.
The Carbondale Library will close at 5:00 pm on Saturday, June 22, to get ready for our move to the new building. We will remain closed until the new library opens on July 20. But do not despair, the Summer Reading Program will continue on! While we are closed we will accept Summer Reading Program bookmarks and give out prizes at Kids, Teens, and Adult Summer Reading Program events and at our old building from 4:00 to 6:00 pm on the following days in June and July:
Mon. June 24
Thurs. June 27
Mon. July 1
Mon. July 8
Thurs. July 11
THIS STORYTIME WILL TAKE PLACE OFF-SITE AT THE CARBONDALE TOWN HALL ON THE CORNER OF 4TH AND COLORADO AT 10:30 AM ON THURSDAY, JUNE 27.
Storytime for kids ages 1-5 will be held off-site while the library is closed in preparation for moving to the new building. But not to fear, children and parents/caregivers can still enjoy fun books, songs, and arts and crafts with Jeanine. The only difference will be the location! Storytime will take place at Carbondale Town Hall on the corner of 4th and Colorado at 10:30 am on Thursday, June 27.
THIS SPECIAL FIREFIGHTER-THEMED STORYTIME WILL BE HELD OFF-SITE AT THE CARBONDALE FIRE HOUSE AT 301 MEADOWOOD DR. ON THURSDAY, JULY 11 AT 10:30 AM.
THIS SPECIAL NATURE-THEMED STORYTIME WILL BE HELD AT THE FOREST SERVICE OFFICE IN CARBONDALE AT 620 MAIN ST ON THURSDAY, JULY 18 AT 10:30 AM.
Members of the Tween Book Club have created their own book review magazine "Page by Page: Tween's Choice 2013." Join the members for a magazine release pizza party on Thursday, June 13 at 4:00 pm at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library. Tween Book Club will take a break for the rest of the summer and resume this fall in the new library building! For more information call 945-5958 or visit the Glenwood Springs Branch Library at 413 9th Street.
This free introductory class will be held at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library, and will offer hands-on training for adults who are new to computers. You'll learn how to use a mouse, what the Internet is, the basic layout of a computer screen, and be introduced to the library home page. What is a Computer takes place from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on Saturday, June 15.
Registration is required. To sign up call 945-5958 or visit the Glenwood Springs Branch Library at 413 9th Street.
Preschoolers ages 3 to 5 and their accompanying adults are invited to attend storytime at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. For more information call the library at 970-945-5958.
Estan invitados a asistir a la hora de cuentos bilingues para niños de 3-5 años y sus acompañantes en la biblioteca de Glenwood Springs los miercoles a las 10:30 am. Para mas informacion llame a la biblioteca al 970-945-5958.
If you love words, games, and having fun, then this club is for you! Our adult Scrabble Club meets from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. on the first Tuesday of every month at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library. Beginners and experts alike are encouraged to join our club, which is free and open to the public. Make new friends and learn new Scrabble strategies. Scrabble boards, scoring materials, and dictionaries are provided.