Summertime Hiking in Colorado

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My favorite thing about summer in Colorado is hiking. Whether you want a leisurely stroll or to conquer a rigorous fourteener, there's no end to the beauty and adventure to be had! Once the weather turns warm, my days are spent out on the trails. Because I'm always looking for a new adventure, I asked […]

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National Small Business Week April 30 – May 6

Did you know that more than half of all Americans own or work for a small business? Or that two thirds of new jobs are created by small businesses? Since 1963, the President of the United States has proclaimed National Small Business Week an opportunity to highlight the contributions of these innovative and industrious entrepreneurs and […]

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Resources for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

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Did you know that the majority of sexual assault victims are under 30 years old? Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) also notes that people between ages 12 and 34 are at highest risk for rape and sexual assault. While April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, it's useful to have resources that […]

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Money Smart Week April 22 – 29

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It's spring cleaning time for your finances and Money Smart Week is here to help. During the week of April 22-29, 2017, hundreds of organizations across the country including businesses, financial institutions, schools, libraries, nonprofits and government agencies will come together to build awareness and offer programs to help consumers better manage their personal finances. […]

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National Park Week!

Family Activity National Park Week is America's largest celebration of national heritage. It's about making great connections, exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations, and enhancing America’s best idea—the national parks! It's all happening in your national parks. Plan your visit by what you want to do or where you want to go. […]

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Let Your Creative Juices Flow!

January is the month to really encourage creativity among adults, teens and children! Express yourself! Randall Munson is the man behind this incredible, creative month! Munson, a famous motivational speaker wanted to set aside a time of the year to encourage one another to push our boundaries and focus on what we want to create. […]

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Community Resource Guide

Hello and welcome! This resource guide contains information about: City and County Services Family and Children's Health Services Finding a Job Housing and Food Assistance Legal and Immigration Services Tax Preparation Translators and Interpreters Most of these services are available close to or in Arapahoe County. If you are looking for more information, please Book […]

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Citizenship and Immigration Guide

Hello and welcome! We are glad that you are here and would like for you to stay! The resources in this guide are specifically for members of our community who want to become U.S. Citizens or who need help with their immigration status. If you have other questions about life in the Colorado, please see […]

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November is National Scholarship Month!

Interested in finding ways to finance your college education?  Here are some guidelines, written by Arapahoe Libraries staff member Patty Imber who has put four children through college.  Message me if you'd like more help! It is never too early to start the search for money for your education. It starts with your freshman year of […]

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Love to talk about books? Start a book club!

Do you like to keep up with the latest hot books? Want to read books you wouldn’t normally pick up? Have some friends who enjoy discussing books (maybe over wine and snacks)? Consider starting a book club! Start with inviting anyone you know who might be interested in a kick-off organizational meeting. You’ll talk about […]

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