Smoky Hill Remodel

Smoky Hill Library is getting a makeover in October! The library will remain open to the public during the entire remodel. Beginning October 2, if all goes as planned, the following sections of the library will be closed. Here’s the approximate timeline: Week of October 2: Upper level of the library will be closed. Week…

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Geek Out Contest

Embrace your inner-geek! We’re inviting teens ages 11-18 to represent your favorite fandom (book, show, sport, etc.) in a creative way for a chance to win a cool prize. Write a story, draw a picture, cosplay, bake a cake or whatever you can dream up. October 1-31: Submit your completed entry form online or at any…

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National Disability Voter Registration Week

Arapahoe Libraries has teamed up with EveryLibrary to help spread the word about National Disability Voter Registration Week, July 17-21, 2017. This effort, known as the REV UP Campaign, aims to increase the political power of people with disabilities while engaging candidates and the media to recognize the disability community. Learn more about this campaign, resources and voter information on the American Association…

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Village Read

Readers unite! Arapahoe Libraries and the City of Greenwood Village have teamed up to bring you The Village Read, a chance to connect with your community through the love of a good book. Join us as we read Lake of Fire, an award-winning mystery by Colorado author Mark Stevens. In this thrilling page-turner a giant…

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Summer Reading 2017

Howdy, partner! We're fixin' to have a whole mess of fun and hope you can join us! We're calling all cowpokes to saddle up for Summer Reading June 3-July 30. Registration closed. Bring your completed record back to the library between July 15-30 to pick up your final prizes (babies through teens) or to enter to win a rootin’…

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One Book 4 Colorado 2017

Families of young children are invited to stop by any Arapahoe Libraries location from April 17 - May 1 to pick up a copy of the One Book 4 Colorado picture book Mouse Mess by Linnea Riley in either English or Spanish while supplies last. We’ve teamed up with One Book 4 Colorado, who gives away…

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Get Charged Up!

Running low on battery power? Have no fear! Several of our libraries have self-service phone charging lockers. Just plug in your phone, close the door and take the key. Your phone will be secure and ready when you need it. How easy is that?

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Using Electronic Resources

Explore Niche Academy, which boasts online tutorials on databases, social media platforms and more. Enjoy online video introductions for the growing collection of electronic resources available through the library, as well as step-by-step instructions on how to get started using them. It's like having your own librarian, 24/7.

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Thousands of New eBooks

Our newest eBook platform, ODILO, gives you access to thousands of eBooks in Spanish, Russian, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Hungarian, Indonesian and more! It includes content published in native languages and some translations of English titles too. What are you waiting for? Try it today!

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