Experience Alexander Hamilton in the Library

Alexander Hamilton Exhibit Is founding father and visionary Alexander Hamilton more popular today than during his lifetime? If you can’t get enough of this disadvantaged orphan-turned-war hero, you’re invited to relive history and browse the Alexander Hamilton exhibit on display at Koelbel Library, 5955 S. Holly St., November 20-December 17.  The exhibit examines Hamilton’s important role in the years leading up to and after the Revolutionary…
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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 download and…
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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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You Asked for Video Games

We now subscribe to OnePlay, an online site for PC and Android games for all ages. We're talking Lego Batman, Lego Harry Potter, Game of Thrones, Walking Dead and more. Log in with your current ComicsPlus or Zinio login, download a game and play as long as you want. You can download this to use…
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Geek Out 2016 Winners

1st Place Winner: Meliane H. from Castlewood: Hand-cut Paper Fish Lamp 2nd Place Winner: Cara and Colette G. from Smoky Hill – Curled Brown/Cream Paper Dress 3rd Place Winner: Hannah, Sam, Anthony G. and Amie L. from Castlewood – Avatar: The Last Airbender Video Other Winners: Chelsie F. from Smoky Hill – Avatar Clay Lantern…
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