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Posted on: May 27, 2022

Summer Reading 2022: Books & Beats

Summer Reading Passports

All-ages Summer Reading runs June 1 - July 31. Stop by starting June 1 for a quick signup and your log for the Passport Challenge (new this year!), or visit the website for a printable Passport or to learn about the alternate online Beanstack Challenge!

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Senior Learning Club: 3D Printing, Tuesday, June 28, 1pm - Register

3D printer at work

Adults ages 55+ - sign up to learn how to use the 3D printer in this joint program of Lafayette Senior Services and the Library.

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

STEAM Friday - "Digital Wellness," Friday, July 8, 1-3pm - Register

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Teens ages 12-18 - Are you hooked on social media? Is doom scrolling getting you down? In this CU Boulder ATLAS workshop, learn what makes social media addictive and how to become a leader in digital wellness.

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Sensory Storytime, Friday, July 8, 10:30am

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Kids and caregivers - join us for a storytime designed for individuals who are neurodiverse or have sensory needs. The structured storytime, with books read by a board-certified behavior analyst, will feature dim lights, low sound, and limited people.

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

COVID tests and N95 masks are now available

Stacks of KN95 masks distributed by the Lafayette Library

COVID test kits and N95 masks are available at the Library, while supplies last.

Masks

  • The Library has a new supply of Honeywell N95 masks.

Test KitsThe Library currently has Rapid At-Home tests provided by the State of Colorado's expanded free Rapid At-Home testing program

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

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: 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: 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 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: June 1, 2022

Library status and user guide

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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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