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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Meet Emily France, up and coming author of young adult books

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Meet Emily France at the Library! July 23, at 4pm.

Teens in grades 6 through 12 and adults -  Emily France visits the library for the release of her new book Zen and Gone. She will share her inspiration process, and how she writes her boo...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

WWI Centennial series final book group: The Last Town on Earth

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The Last Town on Earth by Thomas Mullen is the final book and discussion in the WWI Centennial series, and is facilitated by a local scholar.

The discussion takes place on August 9, 6 pm; and the first ten people to sign up for the discussion receive a fre...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

On the Same Page 2018 Book Selection: Killers of the Flower Moon

Killers of the Flower Moon

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI  by David Grann is the title selected for the 8th annual On The Same Page (OTSP) community one-book program. Every year the communities of Lafayette, Louisville, and ...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

SYNC Audiobooks for Teens

Sync - Free audiobooks for teens!

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. SYNC is giving away two complete audiobook downloads a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Sign up for email or text alerts and be first to know when new titles are available...

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Posted on: April 1, 2018

Calling all Makers! We need volunteers!

Volunteer as a mentor or workshop leader in Studio 775, Lafayette's mini-makerspace!

Lafayette Public Library's Studio 775, A Mini-Makerspace, is opening in Summer 2018! Learn more about plans for the mini-makerspace by visiting our Studio 775 makerspace page.

  • Are you interested in being a volunteer Studio 775 mentor? You will assist, supp...
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Posted on: January 31, 2018

New: Receive Your Account Info by Text!

Sign up to manage your account by text

Would you like to receive texts when your hold items are ready for pickup, or to renew items, view your fines, or see what is overdue? Now you can! Have multiple cards for the other libraries in the Flatirons Library Consortium? (Boulder, Broomfield, Loui...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Dementia Caregiver Support Group at the Library

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The Dementia Caregiver Support Group is a safe place to receive support for the difficult journey of caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia, at any stage of the disease. The group is facilitated by trained volunteers...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Circulation Aides

The Library is seeking adult volunteers to help out in the Library. As a Staff Circulation Aide, you will assist staff by gathering customer hold items. Embrace a collection of your choice in the Library, and help shelve and groom in that area so that mat...

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Library - Volunteer Opportunities
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Computer Coaches

Share your tech talent: be a Computer Coach

Got great people skills? Enjoy helping beginning computer users with technology? You don’t have to know everything to be a computer coach in the Library’s computer lab. We are looking for volunteers who want to e...

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Library - Volunteer Opportunities
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Homebound Delivery Partners

Did You Know... 

Library volunteers reach out monthly to those unable to visit the library due to illness, disabilities or other challenges. 

  • Interested in volunteering to deliver books, cds, and dvds to a homebound friend, relative, or neighbor? Apply onli...
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Library - Volunteer Opportunities
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Homework Center Tutor - Fall/Winter/Spring 2018

As a volunteer Homework Center Tutor, you will help students, individually or in small groups, work on homework assignments in a variety of subjects, including frequent elementary and middle school math. Tutors have the satisfaction of motivating and supp...

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Library - Volunteer Opportunities
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Makerspace - Mentors & Workshop Leaders

Studio 775 is Lafayette Library's new mini-makerspace, opening in Summer 2018! We envision a collaborative, community-driven space where users can learn to use new tech tools in creative ways. We need volunteer mentors to assist, support, and encourage co...

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Library - Volunteer Opportunities
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Teen Team

Interested in being with other teens, helping Library staff, recommending books, mentoring younger kids, earning community service hours AND having fun? Join the Library's Teen Team! There are lots of opportunities for teens to help out during throughout ...

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Library - Volunteer Opportunities
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Therapy Dog Reading Partners

Promote children's literacy with your registered therapy dog! The Lafayette Public Library offers therapy dogs and their owners an opportunity to work with young readers twice a month on a Sunday afternoon.  Children read to a dog and her owner for 15 min...

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Library - Volunteer Opportunities
Posted on: July 10, 2018

Friends Fundraisers or Members

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Friends of the Lafayette Library Foundation work hard for our community. They are instrumental to supporting Library programs, and they need our help! 

How can YOU help? Here are two easy ways:

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