Join us for Preschool Storytime where we will explore new words, read wonderful stories, dance, and take part in fun activities. Every Monday at the Parachute Branch Library at 11:00 am.
Toddle your way on over the the Parachute Branch Library for Toddler Time! This Storytime is for little ones who will begin exploring early literacy skills through books and stories, songs, rhymes, dances, and playtime. Join the fun! Every Wednesday at 10:00 am.
Outgrown last year's costume? Stumped on an idea for this year's? Join us at the Parachute Branch Library on Saturday, October 5 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm for our second annual Halloween Costume Swap.
Drop off costumes anytime starting Monday, September 30,and you will be given a ticket. Tickets can be redeemed Saturday, October 5 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.
All items left after 5:00 pm on Saturday will be donated to LIFT-UP.
The St. Mary's Bloodmobile will be at the library for a special blood drive. One donation can help as many as four people, and the St. Mary's Regional Blood Center supplies blood to all hospitals on the Western Slope. It's safe, fast, and the easiest way to save a life. The Bloodmobile will be stationed at the Parachute Branch Library on Thursday, October 10 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.
Register in September to reserve a time slot, or drop in.
Must be 18 or older. Teens aged 16 or 17 can participate with parental permission (available on the Bloodmobile).
Join us this month as we discuss Half-Broke Horses, by Jeanette Walls. Limited copies will be available at the library. Bring a treat to share and enjoy for the potluck lunch. Ladies Who Do Lunch Bunch will meet on Tuesday, September 17 from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm at the Parachute Branch Library.
For those of you who couldn't join us on Wednesdays in the summer, Tackle it Tuesday is back! Want to have a day of fun and accomplishment? We’ll have tables, irons, ironing boards, and cutting mats all set up for your convenience. Drop in and bring your project for a day of crafting, food, and friends. Tackle it Tuesday will be held on Wednesday, September 10 from 10:00 - 5:00 pm at the Parachute Branch Library.
Bring your own lunch; refreshments will be provided.
Questions about your Veterans Benefits? A representative from the Federal Denver Regional Veterans Benefits Office will be at the Parachute Branch Library on Friday, August 9 from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm to answer your questions. Assistance for Military Veterans with Disability Claims, Wartime Veterans Pension, Survivors Compensation Claims, Educational Benefits, Vocational Rehabilitation Programs and much more.
Overflowing with goodies from your summer garden? Join us this morning for an intro to canning and preserving. Enjoy those peaches and other treats all year long! This program will take place at the Parachute Branch Library on Saturday, September 21 at 10:00 am.
Join us tonight for popcorn and 'We Bought a Zoo'. Want to compare the true-life adventure of Benjamin Mee with the Matt Damon flick? Copies of the book are available at the library or downloadable on Overdrive. Don't worry if you haven't read the book! All are welcome to join for film, fun and food! Reel Readers takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Friday, September 20 at 6:00 pm.
Come to the Parachute Branch Library on Monday, September 30 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm for an afternoon of gaming and challenging your friends on the Wii!