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Posted on: January 19, 2022

January Library Newsletter

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See what's happening this month at the Lafayette Public Library.

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Marshall Fire book and toy distribution, Saturday, Jan. 22 and Sunday, Jan. 23

Teddy bear - toy and book drive at the Lafayette Library for families impacted by Marshall Fire

Families impacted by the Marshall Fire - stop by the Lafayette Library on Saturday, Jan. 22 or Sunday, Jan. 23 to pick up books provided by the Library Friends, and games and toys collected and provided by CU Science Discovery.

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

New - PINs required to access Library accounts and resources

Image of phone showing account login - learn more about new Library PINs

PINs (personal identification numbers) are now required to access and use the features of your online library account (My Account).

PINs are being implemented by all of the Flatirons Library Consortium libraries to provide an extra layer of security for your account and personal information. This PIN will be used to access your account online, to use Overdrive/Libby/Sora for downloada...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

AARP tax help by appointment, February-April

Tax form - make a tax help appointment or pick up forms from the Library

Learn more and book your appointment today - spaces fill quickly.

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Sign up for January English or High School Equivalency/GED Classes

GED Learning Source

The Learning Source is hosting English and High School Equivalency/GED Classes at the Lafayette Public Library. In-person and virtual sessions are available. The next sessions begin in January.

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Posted on: January 16, 2022

Library Teen Service opportunity, Sunday, Jan. 30, 1-4pm

Teen cleans a chair - sign up for a Teen Service Day

Teens in grades 6-12 - Have a few hours to give or need some volunteer credit? Sign up to help at the Library for a few hours on one or more Sundays. Projects will include dusting, straightening, and organizing.

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

COVID-19 test kit options

Bumblebasket COVID-19 Test Lockers

Find out how to get a free test - from Bumblebasket Library lockers, or sent directly to your home by the State, or in the community via COVIDCheck Colorado.

Need a COVID-19 test? Try one of these options:

1. Bumblebasket, the organization established by Centaurus High School student Kenner Galdamez Sosa, stocks self-serve lockers at the Library with kits when they become available. For all questions about this...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Engaging Death Café conversations for adults are back...over Zoom!

Join us virtually for Death Cafés, in Zoom every third Thursday at 6pm! Registration required.

Death Cafés bring adults together for authentic, engaging conversations. Sign up for one or more virtual conversations on Zoom, held on the third Thursday of each month at 6pm (registration required).

 

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Book a Study Room or Event Space

Library spaces

Free study rooms and fee-based event spaces are open for use!

To book a free space, or hold a paid space for an event (subject to approval), use the Reserve a Room button from our homepage, or go to lafayetteco.gov/LibrarySpaces and select Study Rooms or Event Spaces.

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Posted on: September 7, 2020

Grab bags for adults, kids, or teens!

Request a grab bag of librarian-selected books!

Need help finding your next read? Request a mystery bag of librarian-selected books!

Need help finding what to read next? Love mystery and surprise bags? 

Use the form to request a grab bag of pre-selected items be checked out and picked up at curbside by appointment.

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Posted on: December 21, 2020

Donate food and essential items

Sister Carmen truck picks up donations at the Lafayette Public Library curbside dropoff

The Library is a Sister Carmen donation site during open hours.

Lafayette Public Library has partnered with Sister Carmen Community Center as a food drive location. We are making it easy for you to donate food and other essential items this holiday season and beyond!

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

How to pick up your holds

Pick up your holds and browse during Grab and Go hours--thanks for remembering your face covering!

View hours and details for picking up your books and other items at the Lafayette Public Library.

Please visit our reopening details page for information on current COVID-19 protocols and available services.

Holds pickup processPlace up to 100 items on hold using the Library catalog, or by calling 303-665-5200. Once you have received notice by email, p...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Library status and user guide

News and information about the Lafayette Public Library in Colorado

View Library status, get a card, learn about current services, and more!

Haga clic en el botón de Google en la parte inferior de la página para estar al día con las noticias y con los recursos de la Biblioteca que puedan usar mientras estamos cerrados.

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