2018 Geek Out Winners

We have our winners! Judging for the sixth annual Geek Out Contest for teens has closed. It was a tight race and a difficult decision but we are excited to announce our prize winners. Check out past winners in 2017 and 2016. Thanks to all the judges and everyone who helped promote the contest and to…
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$1 Off Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

$1 Off Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum with Your Library Card  Your Arapahoe Libraries card is your ticket to soar through the Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, including the exclusive Above and Beyond exhibit, the ultimate interactive flight experience.  Now through January 13, flash your library card at the museum’s front desk and you and everyone in…
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Patron Computer Software Updates

Arapahoe Libraries is installing new printer and computer reservation software on all of the patron computers throughout the district.  Computers and printers will be unavailable to the public at these locations on the following dates: Monday, October 15 - Castlewood Wednesday, October 17 - Eloise May Friday, October 19 - Smoky Hill Tuesday, October 23 …
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Deer Trail School’s New Library

The voters of Deer Trail approved a tax increase to accompany the successful request for a BEST grant to build a new school! In 2017, community meetings were held and contractor and architect firms were hired. Ground was broken May 2018 and construction began on school-owned property east of the current school. The new school, for…
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The Village Read

READERS UNITE! Arapahoe Libraries and Greenwood Village have teamed up to bring you The Village Read, which is a chance to connect with your community through the love of a good book. Join us as we read this year’s featured book White Plains by Colorado author David Hicks. Hicks’ captivating debut novel is a finalist in the…
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One Book 4 Colorado 2018

One Book 4 Colorado 2018 has ended, thanks to everyone who got their free book!  Arapahoe Libraries is part of the statewide mission to promote early reading by providing a free new book to families with young children as part of One Book 4 Colorado. One Book 4 Colorado is a statewide initiative aiming to…
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Eloise May Remodel

Eloise May Library is expanding! We are undergoing a remodel and expansion to create a special designated space for children, as well as a quiet and collaborative space for all ages. We're expanding the library by a much needed 2,500 square feet! We're adding: More computers and work spaces A flexible storytime and program area…
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Website Navigation Updates

Website navigation header changes are live! In response to patron feedback and as the result of user testing, we have completed the following initiatives: Making the databases more accessible, enabling patrons to easily navigate through the multitude of databases in the updated Research tab. Highlighting the unique services we offer in the revised Services tab. Links…
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Arapahoe Libraries is Fine Free

Have you heard the news? Arapahoe Libraries is fine free! We are proud to announce that Arapahoe Libraries has eliminated overdue fines. We hope you're as excited as we are.  If you still have overdue library materials at home, you can return the items and ask a staff member to waive accrued fines. Although we will no…
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New Room Reservation Software

Now introducing LibCal, our new room reservation system that makes reserving a room both simple and intuitive is open to patrons. LibCal's visual boxes make it easier to see what rooms and times are available to reserve, and it's also mobile-friendly. Patrons will no longer have to log in to an account (no more forgotten…
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