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What should your child read this summer?

Has your child cracked a book since school let out? Several studies have documented a “summer slide” in reading skills once kids go on summer vacation. And the loss compounds…

Meet Rachael, your new adult services librarian

Meet Rachael, your new adult services librarian

Effective this week, Rachael Perry is your new adult services librarian at the Ruby Sisson Library. She replaces Meg Wempe, who was promoted to library director when Jackie Welch retired.…

Meet Michael, your new youth services librarian

As of yesterday, Michael Bradley is your new youth services librarian at the Ruby Sisson Library. He replaces Leah Leger, who is engaged to be married and moving back to…

Summer Reading Program party tomorrow afternoon

This year’s free Summer Reading Program will come to a close tomorrow, Friday, July 29, when all registered participants are invited to the closing celebration party from 4:30 to 6…

Teen after-hours lock-in and all-ages movie tomorrow

Teens aged 13-17 are invited to your library’s first-ever after-hours lock-in tomorrow, Friday, July 22, from 5 to 7 p.m., where you’ll enjoy games and food in the library. You…

Book Fair canceled; fly-fishing, reading to a therapy dog and more coming

The Friends of the Library annual book sale Aug. 12-13 has been canceled this year because they do not have enough books to put on their usual first-class event. The…

Nature at the library: backpacks available for checkout plus fly fishing talk

Here’s something totally new at your library, thanks to a partnership between Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the Colorado State Library: We now have two backpacks for free checkout that…

Meg Wempe promoted to library director

Meg Wempe promoted to library director

Meg Wempe, assistant director for the last two years, takes over as library director tomorrow, July 1, replacing Jackie Welch, who has retired after a 14-year career here. The full…

More free fun Summer Reading activities underway for all ages

Here is just a small sample of the wide variety of free fun Summer Reading activities underway for all ages at your library between now and July 29. The full…

Free, fun Summer Reading activities underway for all ages

Here is just a small sample of the wide variety of free fun Summer Reading activities underway for all ages at your library between now and July 29. You can…

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