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Library News and Events

Library Closure

The Englewood Public Library will be closed Friday, November 10 through Sunday, November 12 for renovations. We apologize for the inconvenience, but are looking forward to these much needed improvements to your library. No library materials will be due during this period. We have many resources available to you 24/7 by visiting http://englewood.marmot.org.

More eBooks

The Library is pleased to announce the addition of a new eBook and eAudiobook service called Axis360.   Enjoy even more eContent through this new service, with easy access and easy to use apps.  Experience Axis360 now!

Career Online High School (COHS)

Get your high school diploma through the Englewood Public Library. COHS is an online high school diploma and career certification program funded by The Englewood Public Library, in partnership with the Colorado State Library and Gale, part of Cengage Learning. Residents of Colorado who have completed eighth grade and are 19 years old or older are eligible to apply. Learn more here!

Your Next Read

Let us help you find your next read! Fill out our quick form with your reading interests and a staff member will get back to you in about a week.  

Text Notifications

Receive hold notifications, overdue notices, and renew right from your phone with our new text notification service. Learn more!

Programs for Adults and Teens  

French Conversation Circle:  Bonjour! Looking for a chance to brush up on your French We’ll gather once a month to practice our French language skills in a supportive, immersive environment. All skill levels are welcome.  First Wednesday of every month at 1pm. Altenbach Room.

Wednesday Writers Group: On the first & third Wednesday of each month we'll meet to discuss the craft of writing and practice with prompts and exercises.  All experience levels are welcome.  1st and 3rd Wednesday's at 6:30pm. Altenbach Room.  

Microsoft Word Basics: Learn how to create, save, and edit a document with Word. We will practice using basic formatting tools like bolding text, using italics, and changing text alignment. Basic computer skills required.  Tuesday, October 3 at 10:30am. Tech Lab.

Harplander's Performance: Enjoy the beautiful sounds of a live performance. Presented by the local Colorado Celtic Harp Society.  Saturday, October 7 at 2pm. Reading Circle.

English Conversation Circle: Would you like to practice and improve your English speaking skills? Would you like to meet other new English speakers and learn from each other? Englewood Public Library invites you to attend the English Conversation Circle to practice speaking English. This event is meant for adults who are beginning or intermediate English language learners.  Wednesday, October 11 at 10:30am in the Altenbach Room. 

Colorado Paranormal Investigators: Get your scare on! Learn from the pros how they investigate those things that literally go bump in the night.  Saturday, October 14 at 2pm. Anderson Room.

Malley Book Club: This month's book is To the bright edge of the world by Eowyn Ivey. Thursdsay, October 19 at 10:30am. Malley Center.

Email 101: Learn how to send and receive email, manage your inbox, and practice downloading and attaching files. Thursday, October 19 at 6:30pm. Tech Lab.

Warm Winter Soup Suppers: Come and join local caterer Monica Kadillak for an informative session on soup-making.  You'll learn the tricks to making great soups.  She'll also discuss how to make them more nutritious and budget-friendly.  Recipes and samples are part of this fun class. Saturday, October 28 at 2pm. Perrin Room. 

Open Tech Lab: Individualized technology assistance available with one of our in-house experts on a public computer or your own device.

  • Mondays: 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Thursdays: 4:30-6:30pm
  • Fridays: 2:30-4:30pm

 

Programs for Children

No registration required for most programs; see below for more information.

Babysteps: Storytime for children birth to 18 months old & caregiver. Every Wednesday at 10:30am and 2:30pm

Teetertots: Storytime for children 18 months to 3 years old & caregiver. Every Monday and Tuesday at 10:30am

Preschool: Storytime for children 3 to 5 years old. Every Thursday at 10:30am.

Open Play:  The storytime room will be open with a variety of toys that will spark the imagination.  All ages welcome. October 7 and 21 at 10am.

Lego Programs: School-aged children, come in and create! Parents welcome too. Saturday, October 14 at 10am.

Toddler/Preschool EXTRA: DIY Drive-In: Come in and design your own kid-size cardboard car.  When the cars are ready we will “drive” them to the “Englewood Library Drive-In Movie Theater” to watch a Paw Patrol. Tuesday, October 10 at 10:30am.

Spy Training Camp: Calling all recruits!  Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to immerse yourself in the world of espionage by participating in fun activities that include interrogation practice, navigating a balloon minefield and creating your spy identity. Thursday, October 12 at 4pm.

STEM: Chemistry Week: Chemistry Rocks!  Join us as we celebrate National Chemistry Week with the DU Science Outreach Team. Great for school-aged children & parents too. Thursday, October 19 at 4pm.

JamBOOree: Join us from 10:00am to Noon for our 3rd Annual JamBOOree event featuring gruesome games, creepy crafts and more.  Great for kids of all ages.  Don’t forget to wear your costume! Saturday, October 28 at 10am.

Directions     
1000 Englewood Parkway
1st Floor • Englewood Civic Center
Englewood, CO 80110
303-762-2560
E-mail 
Hours of Operation 
Mon - Thurs: 10:00 am-8:30 pm
Fri and Sat: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sun: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Days We're Closed

 

Dorothy Hargrove is the Director of Parks, Recreation and Library.  

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