Programs / Classes
If you love words, games and having fun, this club is for you! Our adult scrabble club meets from 6:00 - 8:00 pm on the second Wednesday of every month at the New Castle 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.
Come celebrate summer and the Fourth of July with ice cream sundaes, sidewalk chalk, and outdoor games! This event will be located on the lawn of the closed Gordon Cooper Branch Library on Tuesday, July 2 at 10:30 am. Kids, teens, and adults participating in our Summer Reading Program will also have a chance to turn in their bookmarks and pick up their prizes.
Astrojax. Three balls on a string. A skill toy with limitless play possibilities. Join us on June 4 at 2:30 pm in the Storytime Room at the Rifle Branch Library to learn about Astrojax, and sign up if you are interested in participating throughout the summer (8 weeks total). We will have weekly meetings where we can hang out, learn new tricks, and participate in contests.
Join us on Saturday, June 8, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon for the first annual How to Festival! It's the perfect opportunity for our community to come together, learn, and have a great time - all for free! We'll showcase hobbyists, business leaders, and entrepreneurs who want to share their talents and knowledge. Come learn something new!
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.
Join teens at the Glenwood Spring Branch Library to make your own duct tape creations including wallets, coin purses, neck ties, hair bows, and more!
This free program is for teens ages 13-18 and will be held on June 12 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. A variety of Duct Tape colors and patterns will be provided. Light snacks will be served. 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.
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.
Beat the heat with a delicious treat! Join us for our Summer Ice Cream Social at the Parachute Branch Library on Monday, July 1, at 11:30 am. Choose your own flavor, add your own toppings, and enjoy!
Teens! Take paper folding to the next level and learn how to make 3D Origami at the Parachute Branch Library on Tuesday, June 11, at 2:00 pm.