Join us for a Halloween party! We'll have a costume parade around the library, play games, and do crafts. Wear your costume or come as you are. The Halloween Party will take place at the Carbondale Branch Library on Tuesday, October 29 at 4:00 pm.
October 13-19 is Teen Read Week. Stop by the Carbondale Branch Library anytime during the week to enjoy our new teen area, get a good book recommendation, and enter the contest to name the teen area in our new library. Should we call it The Cage? Off the Grid? Something else? The teen who comes up with a name that we like will win a prize!
All goblins and princesses are invited to join the New Castle Branch Library Storytime Halloween Parade on Thursday, October 31 at 10:30 am. Meet at the library before 10:30, then we will trick or treat to New Castle downtown businesses.
Teens! Are you looking for a spooky good time? Come to the New Castle Branch Library from 5:00 - 7:00 pm on Thursday, October 31. We will have face-painting, games, karaoke, and of course, trick-or-treating! Wear your best costume for the costume contest.
Grandparents, join your grandchildren for a special Grandparents Day Storytime and refreshments at the Parachute Branch Library located at 244 Grand Valley Way on Monday, September 9 at 11:00 am.
The Friends of the Gordon Cooper Library present a farewell party for the Gordon Cooper Branch Library building. This building has served as Carbondale's library since 1984. Join us for cake and refreshments on June 22 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. This is the last day the Gordon Cooper Branch Library will be open before the Grand Opening of the Carbondale Branch Library on July 20, so make sure to stalk up on books and movies!=
Parachute Branch Library's May Counting Contest is getting us ready to "Dig Into Reading" in June by counting stones! The winner will receive the chance to "dig in" with a lunch at a local restaurant of their choice.
Tacos are great. But Love Tacos are the best! Stop by the Storytime Room at the Rifle Branch Library to make and eat your very own Love Taco. Fill your shell-y and your bell-y with gummy worms & bears, heart candies, sprinkles, sauce, chili powder & more! Or you and your "special" friend can make Love Tacos for one another to enjoy (or choke down, depending on what you put in it). Love Taco. Love Taco. Love Taco.
Love Taco takes place at the Rifle Branch Library on Saturday, February 9th at 1:00 p.m. Food goodies limited. First come, first served.
Bring your friends and join us at the Gordon Cooper Branch Library for a movie at 1:00 p.m. on January 2nd, 3rd, and 4th.
January 2 - My Neighbor Totoro
January 3 - The Lorax
January 4 - Penguins of Madagascar: Operation Blowhole
The Gordon Cooper Branch Library will have activities from 10:00am-4:00pm for children of all ages. Movies, Music, Arts and Crafts, and more.