Thank You Voters

Thank You Voters!

We at the Garfield County Libraries are thrilled with the results of the recent election. Voters not only approved the libraries’ ballot measure 6A, but did so with a nearly three-to-one margin.

The passage of this measure will double our materials budget for the next two years, without increasing taxes. It will fund more books, eBooks, movies, and audiobooks for the children, adults, and teens throughout the county. Over the next year, we will add approximately 14,000 new items to our collection! This is an important step for our libraries as we have endured significant budget cuts over the last few years.

We want to thank all of the voters who came out and supported us. We are excited to put your votes to work. Stay tuned for even greater things from your local libraries. Thank you!

ALL FEATURED NEWS

Lifelong Learning at Your Library

Last year, your Garfield County Libraries adopted a new strategic plan, and one of the four priorities identified in the... READ MORE

coffee Coffee with the Library Director

Join Me for Coffee at the Library
by Brett Lear, executive director of the Garfield County Libraries

Time flies when you are having fun leading a library district in beautiful Garfield... READ MORE

A Message from Our New Executive...

Greetings, everyone!

I am so pleased to be the new Executive Director of Garfield County Libraries. Although I’m just completing my first month on the job, I’m already tremendously impressed... READ MORE

Brett Lear Garfield County Libraries Name...

The Garfield County Libraries are excited to announce that Brett Lear has been appointed as new Executive Director! The Libraries were looking for someone with a proven track record of success at... READ MORE