Libraries support early literacy through no-fines initiative

Starting on or before March 1, 2014, the Garfield County Public Library District will no longer charge overdue fines on library materials classified as Easy books. This includes all items with a call number that begins with the letter E; including picture books, board books and beginning readers in Spanish and English. Read more about this decision in this week's article in the Post Independent.

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child in tiger costume Libraries offer end of October...

As we near the end of October, things are getting a bit spooky at the libraries. Come enjoy some fall fun with us.

OPENlab

Adults are invited to use the MADlab at... READ MORE

Library plaza safety fix completed

 

Work to fix a safety problem outside the Glenwood Springs Branch Library has been completed.

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Partnership puts solar atop another...

In 2012, the Garfield County Libraries first partnered with Colorado Mountain College (CMC) to put a 10 kilowatt (kW) solar photovoltaic system on the New Castle Branch Library. In 2013, CMC... READ MORE

Celebrating Ann Honchell's Story

Libraries are full of stories. And librarians, well, they’ve got plenty of stories as well. New Castle Branch Manager Ann Honchell talks fondly of New Castle, and all the people she’s come to know... READ MORE