Led by an instructor from the Aspen Art Museum, Story Art combines learning to read with art-making and activities that build visual literacy. This popular program introduces children to the basic foundations of art through engaging storybooks, looking activities, and hands-on art projects. Story Art programs are held at the Gordon Cooper Branch LIbrary on the first Tuesday of each month and are for children in grades K-5.
Special weekly musical storytime full of songs, stories, and more! For all ages. Led by our Youth Services Librarian and award winning children's musician, Sue Schnitzer.
Storytime takes place at the Gordon Cooper Branch Library on Mondays at 4:00 pm.
Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Come to the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on the fourth Thursday of every month from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. for Paws to Read! Children in kindergarten through grade 5 can sign up ahead of time to read to a dog. The program is free and will feature dogs and handlers from Heeling Partners of the Roaring Fork Valley.
Celebrate Earth Day this April by using everyday materials to create awesome recycled wallets, gifts, jewelry and more! Join us at the Glenwood Springs Library on April 24th from 4:00 to 5:30 pm to make your own creation! This free program is for elementary school ages only and sign up is required.
Join other teens at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library for a day of gaming and trading. Recycle your electronic games, devices, and accessories by trading them with other teens. Please only bring items that are in working condition. When you’re done swapping your stuff, challenge a friend to a video game showdown. For middle school and high school teenagers only, from 1:00 to 4:00pm on Saturday April 20th. For more information call 945-5958 or visit the Glenwood Springs Branch Library at 413 9th Street.
The annual Winter Lecture Series, a joint programming effort between the Frontier Historical Society and the the Friends of the Glenwood Springs Branch Library, will conclude its 2013 season with a presentation entitled “Scandals Buried at Fairmount Cemetery.”
Would you like to learn techniques for finding credible health information on the Internet? Did you know there are medical databases available through the websites of Valley View Hospital and the Glenwood Springs Library? Would you like to learn what a medical database is and how you can use it to acquire personal health information?
Join us for Toddler Time Storytime where unique stories, silly dances, new words, playtime and more become the highlight of your toddler's day!
This event takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:00 am.
Watch and participate in making your favorite stories come alive in our interactive storytime!
Ready to Read Storytime takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Mondays at 11:00 am.