PAST EVENTS AT THE LIBRARIES

December 2021

  • 10:00
  • AM
Holiday Mystery Bag Sale

Feeling lucky?

Surprise yourself or a loved one with a mystery bag of books from your library! Discover new-to... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 1
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 1
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 1
  • 12:00
  • PM
Science Afternoons

Explore, discover, and engage! Join the Aspen Science Center and the Carbondale Branch Library for an hour of fun,... LEARN MORE

  • Carbondale
Dec. 1
  • 2:30
  • PM
Explorers Club

School-age children are invited to the library every week for art, hands-on experiments, projects, crafts, LEGO... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 1
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Carbondale
Dec. 2
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 2
  • 2:00
  • PM
December 2021 Board Meeting Dec. 2
  • 5:30
  • PM
Noche de Loteria

Las bibliotecas del condado Garfield lo invitan a unirse a amigos y vecinos para jugar a la lotería. La lotería es... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 2
  • 10:00
  • AM
Your Story, Your Life

Have other people laughed at your stories and said, “I hope you have written this down?” Have you often said to... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 3
  • 11:00
  • AM
Club de Bolsitas Rojas

Padres y/o Cuidadores de Niños(as) e hijos de 2-5 años de edad, acompáñenos para disfrutar de cuentos y actividades... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 3
  • 11:00
  • AM
Colorado Workforce Center: Mobile Office Hours

Colorado Workforce Center will be at the Parachute Branch Library each Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at the... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 3
  • 11:30
  • AM
Meal Monkey

Garfield County Libraries is pleased to partner once again with Meal Monkey to provide weekly free USDA-sponsored... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 3
  • 11:30
  • AM
SPARK

School-age kids are invited to join your friends at the Rifle Branch Library to SPARK your imagination by building,... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 3
  • 12:00
  • PM
SPARK

Join friends at the library to SPARK your imagination. We’ll build, create, explore, concoct, and invent together!... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 3
  • 12:00
  • PM
Story Factory: Teen Writing Club *CANCELLED*

Join other teens from around the valley for an afternoon of writing and encouragement! Food will be provided, as... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 3
  • 1:30
  • PM
Club de Bolsitas Rojas

Padres y/o Cuidadores de Niños(as) e hijos de 2-5 años de edad, acompáñenos para disfrutar de cuentos y actividades... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 3
  • 1:30
  • PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Discover, create, and innovate with your friends! Activities will include Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 3
  • 11:00
  • AM
Colorado Workforce Center: Mobile Office Hours

Colorado Workforce Center will be at the Parachute Branch Library each Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at the... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 6
  • 11:30
  • AM
Monday Madness

Kids and teens are invited to join us at the library and participate in experiments, maker activities, games, crafts... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 6
  • 12:30
  • PM
Meals for Kids

Parachute Branch Library is pleased to partner with the Food Bank of the Rockies' Food for Kids and LIFT-UP to... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 6
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 7
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 7
  • 4:30
  • PM
Yokoso! Anime and Manga Club

Do you like to read manga and watch anime? Join your fellow otaku at Yokoso! Anime and Manga Club at the Parachute... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 7
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 8
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 8
  • 2:30
  • PM
Explorers Club

School-age children are invited to the library every week for art, hands-on experiments, projects, crafts, LEGO... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 8
  • 5:30
  • PM
Noche de Loteria

Las bibliotecas del condado Garfield lo invitan a unirse a amigos y vecinos para jugar a la lotería. La lotería es... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 8
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Carbondale
Dec. 9
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 9
  • 5:30
  • PM
Poetry by the Fireplace

Come share an evening of poetry by the fireplace. Bring your original poetry to share, a favorite poem or two to... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 9
  • 11:00
  • AM
Club de Bolsitas Rojas

Padres y/o Cuidadores de Niños(as) e hijos de 2-5 años de edad, acompáñenos para disfrutar de cuentos y actividades... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 10
  • 11:00
  • AM
Colorado Workforce Center: Mobile Office Hours

Colorado Workforce Center will be at the Parachute Branch Library each Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at the... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 10
  • 11:30
  • AM
Meal Monkey

Garfield County Libraries is pleased to partner once again with Meal Monkey to provide weekly free USDA-sponsored... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 10
  • 11:30
  • AM
SPARK

School-age kids are invited to join your friends at the Rifle Branch Library to SPARK your imagination by building,... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 10
  • 12:00
  • PM
SPARK

Join friends at the library to SPARK your imagination. We’ll build, create, explore, concoct, and invent together!... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 10
  • 1:30
  • PM
Club de Bolsitas Rojas

Padres y/o Cuidadores de Niños(as) e hijos de 2-5 años de edad, acompáñenos para disfrutar de cuentos y actividades... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 10
  • 1:30
  • PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Discover, create, and innovate with your friends! Activities will include Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 10
  • 6:00
  • PM
Holiday Concert with the Glenwood High School Choir *CANCELLED*

Your library invites you to enjoy the Glenwood Springs High School Choir as part of our Holiday Concert series. Free... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 10
  • 10:00
  • AM
Craft & Chat

Whether you're knitting, crocheting, cross-stitching, or any other craft, join fellow crafters and library staff... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 11
  • 11:00
  • AM
Colorado Workforce Center: Mobile Office Hours

Colorado Workforce Center will be at the Parachute Branch Library each Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at the... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 13
  • 11:30
  • AM
Monday Madness

Kids and teens are invited to join us at the library and participate in experiments, maker activities, games, crafts... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 13
  • 12:30
  • PM
Meals for Kids

Parachute Branch Library is pleased to partner with the Food Bank of the Rockies' Food for Kids and LIFT-UP to... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 13
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 14
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 14
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 15
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 15
  • 12:00
  • PM
Science Afternoons

Explore, discover, and engage! Join the Aspen Science Center and the Carbondale Branch Library for an hour of fun,... LEARN MORE

  • Carbondale
Dec. 15
  • 2:30
  • PM
Explorers Club

School-age children are invited to the library every week for art, hands-on experiments, projects, crafts, LEGO... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 15
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Carbondale
Dec. 16
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 16
  • 4:00
  • PM
Chess Club

Calling all chess players and those interested in learning! We’ll get together at the Glenwood Springs Branch... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 16
  • 5:30
  • PM
Noche de Loteria

Las bibliotecas del condado Garfield lo invitan a unirse a amigos y vecinos para jugar a la lotería. La lotería es... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 16
  • 11:00
  • AM
Club de Bolsitas Rojas

Padres y/o Cuidadores de Niños(as) e hijos de 2-5 años de edad, acompáñenos para disfrutar de cuentos y actividades... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 17
  • 11:00
  • AM
Colorado Workforce Center: Mobile Office Hours

Colorado Workforce Center will be at the Parachute Branch Library each Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at the... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 17
  • 11:30
  • AM
Meal Monkey

Garfield County Libraries is pleased to partner once again with Meal Monkey to provide weekly free USDA-sponsored... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 17
  • 11:30
  • AM
SPARK

School-age kids are invited to join your friends at the Rifle Branch Library to SPARK your imagination by building,... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 17
  • 12:00
  • PM
SPARK

Join friends at the library to SPARK your imagination. We’ll build, create, explore, concoct, and invent together!... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 17
  • 1:30
  • PM
Club de Bolsitas Rojas

Padres y/o Cuidadores de Niños(as) e hijos de 2-5 años de edad, acompáñenos para disfrutar de cuentos y actividades... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 17
  • 1:30
  • PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Discover, create, and innovate with your friends! Activities will include Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 17
  • 1:00
  • PM
Crafting Circle

Join us to get creative and meet new friends! We'll supply the materials and instructions for a different craft each... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 18
  • 11:00
  • AM
Colorado Workforce Center: Mobile Office Hours

Colorado Workforce Center will be at the Parachute Branch Library each Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at the... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 20
  • 11:30
  • AM
Monday Madness

Kids and teens are invited to join us at the library and participate in experiments, maker activities, games, crafts... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 20
  • 12:30
  • PM
Meals for Kids

Parachute Branch Library is pleased to partner with the Food Bank of the Rockies' Food for Kids and LIFT-UP to... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 20
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 21
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 21
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 22
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 22
  • 2:30
  • PM
Explorers Club

School-age children are invited to the library every week for art, hands-on experiments, projects, crafts, LEGO... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 22
  • 5:30
  • PM
Noche de Loteria

Las bibliotecas del condado Garfield lo invitan a unirse a amigos y vecinos para jugar a la lotería. La lotería es... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 22
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Carbondale
Dec. 23
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 23
  • 5:30
  • PM
Poetry by the Fireplace

Come share an evening of poetry by the fireplace. Bring your original poetry to share, a favorite poem or two to... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 23
  • 10:00
  • AM
Closure: Christmas

All six branches of the Garfield County Libraries will be closed on Friday, Dec. 24 and Saturday, Dec. 25 in... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
  • Carbondale
  • Glenwood Springs
  • New Castle
  • Parachute
  • Rifle
  • Virtual
Dec. 24
  • 11:00
  • AM
Colorado Workforce Center: Mobile Office Hours

Colorado Workforce Center will be at the Parachute Branch Library each Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at the... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 27
  • 11:30
  • AM
Monday Madness

Kids and teens are invited to join us at the library and participate in experiments, maker activities, games, crafts... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 27
  • 12:30
  • PM
Meals for Kids

Parachute Branch Library is pleased to partner with the Food Bank of the Rockies' Food for Kids and LIFT-UP to... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 27
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 28
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • New Castle
Dec. 28
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 29
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Parachute
Dec. 29
  • 2:30
  • PM
Explorers Club

School-age children are invited to the library every week for art, hands-on experiments, projects, crafts, LEGO... LEARN MORE

  • Glenwood Springs
Dec. 29
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Carbondale
Dec. 30
  • 10:30
  • AM
Storytime

Young children and their accompanying adults are invited to the library every week for stories, songs, and new... LEARN MORE

  • Rifle
Dec. 30
  • 1:30
  • PM
Full STEAM Ahead

Discover, create, and innovate with your friends! Activities will include Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and... LEARN MORE

  • Silt
Dec. 31
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