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Summer Reading Program beginning next week

Your library’s free Summer Reading Program begins on Monday, June 5, with the theme of “Build a Better World.” The program includes special activities for all ages and prizes for…

Meet Brad, your new adult services and tech librarian

Meet Brad, your new adult services and tech librarian

We are delighted to introduce you to Brad Glover, who has been hired as your new adult services and technology librarian. He was on the job last week. Now he…

Springtime at your library: Borrowing backpacks and creating bouquets

Thanks to a partnership between Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the Colorado State Library, for the second year we have two backpacks for free checkout. They contain a state park…

Local author publishes a novel set in Pagosa

Pagosa Springs veterinarian and author Patty Latham has just published a new book, the second for this talented woman. It is different from her first, which was a memoir titled…

Honoring our volunteers for their many contributions

Honoring our volunteers for their many contributions

Author Sherry Anderson once said, “Volunteers are not paid — not because they are worthless but because they are priceless.” We agree. Volunteers are everyday heroes who make a lasting…

Free books for 4-year-olds and inspiration for us all

You have three more days, until April 29, to pick up a free book for your 4-year-old, as libraries across Colorado are giving them away as part of a special…

New partnership for adult learning and free books for 4-year-olds

If you are interested in adult learning opportunities, please join us for a special free community event on Wednesday, April 26, at 5 p.m., when we will describe our new…

National Library Week and Lifelong Learning Lectures start today

As we join American libraries in commemorating National Library Week April 9-13, it seems appropriate to reflect on the wide variety of free fun and educational activities available to you…

Lifelong Learning Lectures and National Poetry Month contest

The ever popular free spring Lifelong Learning Lectures take place on Thursdays from April 13 to May 18 with outstanding talks from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for six weeks. The…

Why technophiles also love libraries

You might think that in a world of Facebook, Google and Wikipedia, people who love technology wouldn’t care much about public libraries. But a new report by the Pew Research…