Category Archives: Library News

A Sneak Peek

The framing for the new drive-up service window is being installed. Pictured above is the architect’s rendering of what the new office area will look like when completed. This is located in what was the former East entrance area. Patrons … Continue reading

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Renovation Continues

Our library project continues as the weather turns colder. The picture above, shows the progress on the 1,720 square foot addition. This will be the new entrance and exit for the library. To the left is the new ADA bathrooms … Continue reading

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Renovation Project Continues

The library project has seen a lot of changes in recent weeks. The foundation for the addition has been poured, rough-ins for the new plumbing is complete and we even have walls! As you drive by, you can clearly see … Continue reading

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1st Annual Color Blast 5k

Thanks to Cappel Chiropractic and Personal Training and Cardio Dance/ Fit Fusion with Karme who hosted their First Annual Color Blast 5k for our Friends of the Library group! Over 100 participants gathered on Oct 3rd to run/walk around the … Continue reading

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Construction Begins

Work began at the library at the end of September! Adam’s Construction removed the East entrance and the cement slab on the West side of the building. Dirt work was done and the area has been prepped for the foundation … Continue reading

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The Renovation Project Begins!

The library has wonderful news! Our plans for the renovation have officially been approved and the project has started! Paulsen Construction has been awarded our project with approval from the Arapahoe City Council. Crews began removing the carpet this week. … Continue reading

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Lots of Reading this Summer

When you start working at the library, you never know what you’ll end up doing! Anna and Keziah found themselves spending some time in the front window at Wagner’s Grocery Store working on our summer reading display. The girls added … Continue reading

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Our New Temporary Home

We have moved to our new temporary home! The library has taken residence at the American Legion Hall, located between Don’s Barber Shop and Heartland Partners. We are officially open to the public and our hours are Monday-Friday, 1-5 PM. … Continue reading

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2020 Summer Reading Program

Covid-19 is not going to stop our Summer Reading Program! Please watch our Facebook page for details about how to sign-up for activities to-go, storybook walks and scavenger hunts around town. We will use our on-line program Read Squared to … Continue reading

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CCCFF Grant Awarded

Example of children and adults sharing space The Arapahoe Public Library along with the City of Arapahoe was awarded a matching grant from the  Civic and Community Center Financing Fund in April of this year. The (CCCFF) grants are awarded … Continue reading

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