Spring break fun is just around the corner! Drop in for any of these programs and make it a great spring break!
At Columbine Library:
12:30 – 7 pm Monday, March 23
Create something crafty using recycled materials. Ages: K – 5th.
12:30 – 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 24
Join us for a special edition of the monthly LEGO Club. Open to builders of all ages! Stick to the theme or build your own creation to tell us a story.
12;30 – 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 25
Create your favorite origami pieces. Ages: K - 5th.
12:30 – 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26
Create an exciting art project. K – 5th.
12:30 – 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 27
Play a new or classic board game. Ages: K – 5th.
12:30 – 7 p.m. Monday, March 30
Plant your very own chia pet. Take it home and watch it grow. PLEASE BRING A SOCK FOR THIS PROJECT. Ages: K – 5th.
At Arvada Library:
Join us for movies, LEGOs, and learning how to craft lights for our bikes!
Movie: Big Hero 6
1 p.m. Monday. March 23
1 p.m. Tuesday, March 24
Make Something: Bike Lights
1 p.m. Thursday, March 26
1 p.m. Friday, March 27
Live Action Minecraft
6 p.m. Friday, March 27
At Standley Lake Library:
Standley Lake Scribes
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, March 21
All writer’s welcome; this creative writing group focuses on fun challenges and group play! Grades: 5th – 12th
Movie: The Boxtrolls
2 p.m. Wednesday, March 25
All ages welcome!
Movie: Into the Woods
2 p.m. Friday, March 27
All ages welcome!
1-3 p.m. Saturday, March 28
In the teen room! Grades: 5th – 12th
Teen Yoga & Craft
2 – 3 pm Sunday, March 21
Grades: 5th – 12th
Join us for popcorn and movies at Lakewood Library.
Showing: Guardians of the Galaxy (PG-13)
A group of intergalactic criminals are forced to work together to stop a fanatical warrior from taking control of the universe.
5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 25
Showing: Boxtrolls (PG)
A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator.
2 p.m. Saturday, March 28
Thank you, Jefferson County! Your generosity is enabling Prom Swap to go on. We received hundreds of dress donations and now we're ready for our teens to either swap their dress for new-to-them dresses, or they “buy” something with canned goods. Prom Swap items "cost" an equal trade, or five cans per dress, two for shoes, one per accesssory. Donations benefit Florence Crittenton High School and the Jeffco Action Center.
12 noon Sunday, March 15, 2015
12 - 4:45 p.m. Saturday, March 28
It's craft time! Tweens and teens (5th - 12th grades) are invited to create a beautiful mosaic peace sign. Hang your art on your wall at home or give as a gift. In the Standley Lake Library Teen Room. Ages 10-18.
2 p.m. Saturday, March 14
Alzheimer's disease is not a normal part of aging although the greatest known risk factor is increasing age, and the majority of people with Alzheimer's are 65 and older. But Alzheimer's is not just a disease of old age. Up to 5 percent of people with the disease have early onset Alzheimer's (also known as younger-onset), which often appears when someone is in their 40s or 50s. If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, come learn the facts. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association, this program provides information on detection, risk factors, stages of the disease, treatments and more. This free class requires registration.
2 p.m. Friday, March 27
Here’s your chance to come on out and get some books! All fiction hardbacks are just $1. Sunday is Bag Day and for just $6 you can fill a grocery-sized bag with as many books as you can fit inside.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friday, March 6 and Saturday, March 7
12 – 4 p.m. Sunday, March 8
For more information call 303.403.5075.
Looking for something to do on these snowy weekends? Enjoy a Saturday movie matinee at the Conifer library and share the experience with other movie lovers. Movie titles vary; ask a librarian for details.
2 p.m., Saturdays
What's the latest things for kids and teens? LEGOs at the Library! These popular programs are now offered at eight Jefferson County Library locations, including Arvada, Belmar, Columbine, Conifer, Edgewater, Evergreen, Golden and Standley Lake. We provide the LEGOs® and the kids provide the energy and imagination. The end result? Fun and engaging practice in problem solving, design and building stuff.
From monthly meetings to individual events, it's likely we have a LEGO program to fit your needs. Times and locations.
The Golden Library cordially requests your presence for an afternoon fete. That's a fancy way of saying, “We’re having a tea party and you're invited!” Dress up in your fanciest clothes, bring a parent and join us for tea, snacks and fun! For ages 6-11. Registration required. (Sorry, this program is now full.)
3:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 24