To Do @ the Library: October

Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Change

Thursday, October 6, 5-7:30 pm

Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission and Empowerment Center of East County will conduct the experiential workshop, "Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Change: Toward Right Relationship with Native Peoples," with high school students and adults. Please RSVP to

Comfort Quilts


Friday, October 8, 1-5 pm

Help create comforting quilts for Lafayette fire and police officers to hand out to children in need! Children welcome when accompanied by an adult.

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema


Saturday, October 8, 3-4 pm

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema is a niche film festival specializing in the intersection of dance and cinema, and incorporating live performance.

LEGO Challenge


Monday, October 10, 3-4 pm

Kids ages 7-13 Register! 
Kids - bring your engineering skills and create something LEGO-fantastic!

Health Insurance Open Enrollment Info

Wednesday, October 12, 6-7:30 pm

Information on health insurance plans Connect for Health Colorado and Medicaid, and info on Health Care terms. Answers to your questions; Spanish assistance available.    

Speaking Out Loud in Different Voices


Thursday, October 13, 6-7:30 pm

Join the conversation with your friends and neighbors, and discuss issues of Immigration in our local community, and on the national and international level. Conversation prompts such as short poems, articles, and excerpts are provided. Enjoy good conversation, good company, and good snacks!

Free Legal Clinic

Friday, October 14, 2-3:30 pm

 A free legal clinic for people who have no attorney; Spanish translator now available. Register for a private 15 minute session. 

Storytime en Francais

Friday, October 14, 4-4:30 pm  Ages 2-6

French immersion storytime, with stories, songs, and activities - Register

Whooo are the Owls?

Tuesday, October 18, 6 pm

All ages program by Boulder County naturalists. Learn all about the owls!

Get to Know your iPhone and iPad

Wednesday, October 19, 10:30-11:30 am

Learn tricks and tools you need to get the most benefit from this technology. Register

Death Cafe


Thursday, October 20, 6-7:30 pm

Enjoy coffee, community, and connections, through informal conversations about death.

Playdate en Francais

Sunday, October 23, 2-4 pm

Ages 5-10
Enjoy a French immersion playdate - Register please!

Sunday Coloring for Adults

Sunday, October 23, 2-4 pm

Relieve stress and calm your mind! Color with us--materials provided.

Teen Town Meeting

Tuesday, October 25, 4 pm

An informal gathering and information-sharing opportunity for teens. Come enjoy tasty snacks and give the library ideas and feedback to better serve you!


Wednesday, October 26, 6-7:30 pm

Presentation on Immigration and how it Influenced Music and Culture in the Caribbean.

Turf Removal and Replacement Seminar

Thursday, October 27, 5:30-7:30 pm

Free turf removal and replacement seminar for city residents.
Sponsored by the City of Lafayette and the Center for ReSource Conservation. Registration is required. 

Carmella, the Therapy Horse

Friday, October 28, 10:30 am-12 noon

Enjoy a special story time about horses! Listen to stories, sing songs, and then meet our very special guest, Carmella the therapy horse.   

La Cucaracha Puppet Performance

Monday, October 31, 10:30-11:30 am

Bilingual (EspaƱol/English) presentation that is a funny comedy about a cockroach who loves music. Presented by Georgina and her wonderful cast of puppets. Everyone is invited to wear a costume. After the presentation kids can trick or treat at our service points through out the Library. Fun for everyone!!