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Teen Volunteers @ The Library: Creating Community Art

The Teen Collection Connection volunteers created some awesome collages about what the library, the community, and being a teen means to them. Check out their artwork below or stop by the Teen Zone to see it.

What is the TCC? TCC is a volunteer group of teens that love to read and discuss books, movies, and music. Every month they get together to pick books for our teen collection and write short book reviews. Want to join? Then apply today!

Contributed by Dominique, Youth Services Librarian

Award-Winning Books for Early Literacy in Colorado

Colorado Libraries for Early LiteracyThe CLEL Bell Picture Book Awards by  Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy recognize five high-quality picture books that provide excellent support of early literacy development in young children.

The five winning books consist of one title in each of five categories  representing an early literacy practice: Read, Write, Sing, Talk, and Play. Continue reading Award-Winning Books for Early Literacy in Colorado

Library Text Messages for Those on the Go

Text messaging

On the go? Be in the know with text messaging from your library.

Library texts are free – only your cell phone plan’s regular text messaging rates apply. Maybe you’re wondering, “What’s the big deal? What can I do by text?”

There’s so much you can do by library text! You can get reminders about HOLDS ready to be picked up; you can RENEW items due soon; and you’ll get OVERDUE alerts for items already overdue. You can manage your account, and even receive status reports on your items. Read on to find out how to get started! Continue reading Library Text Messages for Those on the Go