Arapahoe Libraries in the News

Discover the many ways Arapahoe Libraries serves the community.


Libraries are a gateway to information and experiences beyond your own backyard.
Arapahoe Libraries offers learning opportunities for all ages, resources for parents and immigrants, areas for creation and collaboration, access to new technology and so much more. We take pride in our efforts toward environmental sustainability, bringing library services to the community and creating a space where trying new things is encouraged and celebrated. 
Learn more about the impact Arapahoe Libraries is making in the community.

Featured Stories

03/22/24 CBS Colorado (KCNC-TV): Arapahoe Libraries to hold prom clothing giveaway, addressing need in the community, opens a new window

02/23/24 Centennial Citizen: Looking to encourage listening, understanding, Arapahoe Libraries will host ‘community conversations’, opens a new window

02/13/24 Denver7 (KMGH-TV): Arapahoe Libraries collecting donations for prom clothing drive, opens a new window

09/29/23 Arapahoe Libraries wins Innovation Spotlight Award, opens a new window

08/09/23 Colorado Community Media: Local libraries offer nontraditional items and programs, preserve important 'third place', opens a new window


05/02/24 Arapahoe Libraries seeks submissions for annual Teen Art Show, opens a new window

04/01/24 Tips on how to see the partial solar eclipse in Colorado, opens a new window

02/16/24 Citing sustainability and inclusivity, Arapahoe Libraries hosts prom clothing drive and swap, opens a new window

02/14/24 ‘Library of Things’ in Arapahoe County offers unique items for check out, opens a new window

01/31/24 How to get an Englewood, Bemis or Arapahoe library card, opens a new window

01/11/24 Arapahoe Libraries to host technology open house, opens a new window

01/05/24 ‘Equitable access to all’, opens a new window

01/02/24 Arapahoe Libraries celebrated ‘Noon Year’ as alternative to New Year, opens a new window

12/28/23 Arapahoe Libraries expanding stations to convert old photos, recordings to digital formats, opens a new window

11/26/23 Former zookeeper Lisa Parrish finds new passion in cafe management for Arapahoe Libraries, opens a new window

11/16/23 Arapahoe Libraries to host a variety of holiday events, opens a new window

11/09/23 Arapahoe Libraries invites teens to showcase their passions in annual 'Geek Out' contest, opens a new window

11/09/23 New exhibit opens at Koelbel Library in Centennial, opens a new window

10/11/23 Arapahoe Libraries to host traveling shows aimed at celebrating Dia de los Muertos, Hispanic Heritage Month, opens a new window

10/08/23 Thersa Dando grateful for time as Arapahoe Libraries volunteer , opens a new window

08/23/23 Arapahoe Libraries hosts free concert, opens a new window

08/15/23 Arapahoe librarian shares books with communities, opens a new window

08/09/23 Local libraries offer nontraditional items and programs, preserve important 'third place', opens a new window

07/24/23 Arapahoe Libraries hosts author event for Disability Pride Month, opens a new window

07/11/23 Summer reading program continues for the Arapahoe County Library District, opens a new window

06/27/23 Arapahoe Libraries march in 2023 Coors Light Denver Pride Parade, opens a new window

05/22/23 Local artist expresses purpose, identity in art, opens a new window

11/16/22 Native artist and author shares her work, journey at Koelbel Library, opens a new window

09/16/22 'Celebrating Mexico' piñata exhibit opens at Smoky Hill Library, opens a new window