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Upcoming Events

Sat, 04/29/2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

The Library is excited to have Reading Buddies available to support young readers by playing a reading game developed by Zirkel: A Reading Adventure! The Zirkel game is designed to engage children in a fun reading experience while encouraging them to practice important reading strategies in an interactive way.

Children

Sat, 04/29/2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

One Saturday each month kids can build with our LEGOS, display their creations, and be part of the fun! Drop in during the 10:00 am-12:00 pm session OR the 1:00-3:00 pm session. The room will be closed for lunch from 12:00-1:00pm. No registration required.

Children

Sat, 04/29/2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join us to practice reading with a therapy dog!
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 4:00-5:00 pm. Saturdays 1:00-2:00 pm

Children

Sat, 04/29/2017 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Have you always wanted to learn to crochet? Come join the Crochet Club one Saturday a month. Please bring a crochet hook size 6 mm and some yarn. Crochet Club is for kids aged 6 and older.

Children Makers

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 9:00am to Sun, 05/07/2017 - 5:00pm

Rediscover the joys of life beyond the screen! Unplug at the library for a special treat.

We will provide fun activities on our MakerCart to do instead of looking at a screen.
If you choose to use our MakerCart rather than iPads, computers, or gaming consoles, we will give you a free food or activity coupon!
Another great way to unplug is by reading a book!

Teen

Mon, 05/01/2017 -
9:00am to 9:30am

For ages from Birth to 3 and their caregivers. Siblings and family members are also welcome.

Children Storytime

Mon, 05/01/2017 -
10:00am to 11:00am

For Parents/Caregivers and their children from birth to 5 years old. Join us for an informal hour of books, music and playtime. This is a free hour of fun for both parents and children with a place to hang out and play. Once in awhile, we invite a special guest speaker in to share a Child Development topic.

Children

Mon, 05/01/2017 -
10:00am to 10:30am

For ages from Birth to 3 and their caregivers. Siblings and family members are welcome to attend.

Children Storytime

Mon, 05/01/2017 -
11:00am to 11:30am

For ages from Birth to 3 and their caregivers. Family members and siblings are also welcome.

Children Storytime

Mon, 05/01/2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Similar to the Western card game rummy, Mahjong is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and a degree of chance.

Newbies and Beginners welcome!
Come watch. Come learn. Come play.
“Rules” printouts will be available.

Mondays at the Library, except Holiday Closures.
Registration is not required.

Adult Classes

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
9:00am to 11:00am

Join the library team for a discussion of The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny.
The group meets in the Library's Erion Room on the first Tuesday of each month at 9 AM and 6:30 PM and on the following Wednesday at 9 A.M.
The Library owns at least 10 copies of each title and additional copies are available through Prospector.

Adult

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 4-7 years old and their caregivers. Family members and siblings are welcome. Preschool storytimes are full of stories, fingerplays, music, games and a craft activity to make and take home. Preschoolers are able to sit longer for stories and are mastering the craft activities to help get ready for school

Children Storytime

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
11:00am to 11:30am

For ages 2 1/2 - 3 years old. Join Miss Kris for stories, fingerplays, music and more!

Children Storytime

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

2017 "A Naturalist's Desiderata"

“A desideratum is a powerful belief, a tool by which we guide our passage through life”

Adult Teen Classes

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

The Wooly Knitters Group. Meets every Tuesday, 1-3pm, Erion Room
Need a fun knitting group to join? This IS that group!

BYOP (bring your own project) or
Supplies needed: one set size 7, 10 inch knitting needles, 1 skein "Peaches and Cream" or "Sugar and Cream" cotton yarn, one metal darning needle, scissors.

Adult Teen Classes Makers

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

2017
A Naturalist’s Desiderata

“A desideratum is a powerful belief, a tool by which we guide our passage through life”

Adult Teen Classes

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

We are now a Kids Cafe site! Our partnership with the Larimer County Food Bank allows us to offer free, homemade, nutritious snacks to teens on Tuesdays and Thursday from 3-4pm! For more information about this national program go to http://www.foodbanklarimer.org/child-nutrition/.

Teen

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Join us on the first and third Tuesday of each month for STEM programming in the teenseen! Get hands-on with 3D printing, movie editing, computer coding, robotics, and more! Ages 11-17

Teen Makers

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Get to know these local businesses, including their:
- History, products/services, and customers
- Occupations within their organization and hiring practices
- Outlook for 2017 and beyond

Who Should Attend: This event is open to the public and will be especially helpful for those who are exploring career development opportunities.
This is not a hiring event.

Adult

Tue, 05/02/2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Learn how to play this FUN International game of strategy. We provide the chess boards and help in learning the game. We meet weekly with the exception of Holiday Break and Spring Break.

Children