Glenwood Springs Branch
“Genealogy Resources” is a free introductory program which will be offered at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Thursday, July 18 at 7:00 pm. The program is part of the Garfield County Libraries Adult Summer Reading Program, and will be presented by genealogy consultant Diane Hitchcock-Owens. Join this dynamic researcher to learn about the library district’s free genealogy databases, and discover ideas for researching your family history.
Light refreshments will be served. The library is located at 413 9th Street.
Stop by the lobby of the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Wednesday, July 17 from 2:00-4:00 pm, and join us for “Lemonade at the Library”. Enjoy lemonade and cookies while you take an opportunity to browse some of our “summer books” on topics such as gardening, cooking, bicycling etc. This free open house is part of our adult summer reading program. The library is located at 413 9th Street.
Are you new to the internet, and not sure how or where to start? Join us on Saturday, July 13 at 1:30 pm in the Meeting Room of the Glenwood Springs Branch Library to learn about the internet, how to utilize its basic functions, acquiring internet safety skills, and how to build a solid foundation in overall internet usage that meets your needs.
Space and practice computers limited. Reservation required.
ArtillumA Dance Company is bringing members from two of their dance companies to show you how to bust a new move. Learn the basic styles of hip-hop, including top-rock, down-rock, popping, locking, and lyrical! We’ll have a great time, and you’ll leave with a bit of choreography to practice at home or show off to your friends!
This teen event will be held at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Wednesday, July 24 at 1:00 pm.
What’s creepy, crawly, and absolutely everywhere? Bugs, Bugs, and More BUGS! Come see why bugs are the inspiration for scary movie monsters. Come see which bugs make the tastiest snacks. Dare to be Dazzled! Dare to eat a bug yourself! OR just dare your friends to try a taste!
Bugs, Bugs, and More Bugs will be held at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Wednesday, July 10 at 1:00 pm.
Preschoolers, ages 3 to 5, and their accompanying adults are invited to attend storytime at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am.
Estan invitados a asistir a la hora de cuentos bilingues para niños de 3-5 años y sus acompañantes en la biblioteca de Glenwood Springs los miercoles a las 10:30 am. Para mas informacion llame a la biblioteca al 970-945-5958.
Toddlers and their accompanying adults are invited to attend storytime at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library on Tuesdays at 10:30 am.
If you love words, games, and having fun, this club is for you! Our adult Scrabble Club meets from 5:30-8:00 pm on the first Tuesday of every month at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library. Beginners and experts alike are encouraged to join our club, which is free and open to the public. Make new friends and learn new Scrabble strategies. Scrabble boards, scoring materials, and dictionaries are provided.
This year’s theme for the Garfield County Libraries Adult Summer Reading program is “Groundbreaking Reads”. In conjunction with this theme, we would like to know which books our readers have found to be “groundbreaking." It could be a book that has personally impacted you, an important work of literary achievement, or a book you believe everyone should read. We'll leave the definition up to you!
Hacker. A term that conjures up images of computer tyrants exploiting other computers to obtain control or steal information. But that’s not the only kind of ‘hacker’ out there. In fact, YOU may be a hacker, and you don’t even know it! Join us on Wednesday, June 26 at 1:00 pm at the Glenwood Springs Branch Library as we ‘Hack the Surface’ with a variety of hacker/maker activities, including TabLab, BrushBots, and MakeyMakey, that will put your mind and skills to the test!
First come, first served on supplies for BrushBots.