Programs / Classes
Want to explore the world of digital photography? Landscapes? People? What do you want to capture? After you capture it what then?
Bring your own camera or check out one of ours to begin the journey. This is open to high school students only.
Photo U takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Thursday, March 28 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm.
Create amazing marble mazes and celebrate Spring Break with this hour of Marble Madness. Open to students in grades 1-8.
Program takes place at the Parachute Branch LIbrary on Thursday, March 28 from 10:30 to 11:30 am.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Dog Days
Program takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Wednesday, March 27th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.
Love to read backwards? Manga and graphic novels appear in your dreams? If so, then this club is for you! Join with other suffering the same symptoms.
Anime Club takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Monday, March 25th from 3:00 to 4:00 pm.
Cabin fever setting in? We have the perfect solution. Sign up Wii Bowling and experience more fun and exercise than you have had in years. You will quickly learn what a Wii is and then learn to bowl the modern way! Men will challenge the ladies. Beware- gambling on the outcome may be dangerous! Wii Bowling is fun to play, fun to watch, and no more cabin fever!
Program takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Thursday, March 21, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day by going green! Be prepared for face painting lessons, searching for the gold coin, and more. This program is limited to middle schoolers.
Go Green takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Saturday, March 16, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.
Read the book and come watch the movie version on our giant screen with movie theater sound! Those of you who have not read the book are also welcome to enjoy the screening. There will be food, so call ahead and find out what’s cookin'. Stay after the film to gab.
Reel Readers: The Client takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Friday, march 15 at 6:00 pm.
Calling all quilters, stampers, needle crafters and scrap bookers! 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. Bring your own lunch, refreshments will be provided.
Tackle It Tuesday takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Tuesday, March 12, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Designed for grades 4-6 this is hands on learning at its best. Each meeting we challenge you to come ready for the good, the bad and yes the really gross! This edition is especially gross as it is the yearly SNOT edition. Yep you read it right SNOT...check it out for yourself! GROSS
Program takes place at the Parachute Branch Library on Monday, March 4 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm.
Garfield County Libraries is pleased to present free swing dance classes throughout February to celebrate The Big Read 2013. Maurine Taufer, Dance Director from the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, has taught, directed, and choreographed for over 22 years. She is excited to bring you the most favorite dance style of the 1930’s. Whether you have two left feet, no dance experience, or just want to have fun and learn something new -- this class is for you! Come to the library to swing, sway and hop with us, and you’ll be kicking up your heals before you know it.