Category Archives: Library News

Boo View

The Library’s annual Boo View took place on October 21st. Treats, but not too many tricks, and lots of fun was had by all. Some kiddos were even brave enough to pick a winner from Frankie’s nose!

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Maze of Mayhem

Thanks to the Boo Crew and our hard working library staff, the 1st annual Maze of Mayhem was scary good fun! People were brave enough to attempt the maze and return their lost library book… well some of us had … Continue reading

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Teen Advisory Board

Do you know a young person in grades 7-1o? If so, they’re welcome to join us for our Teen Advisory Board meeting on October 10th from 5pm-6:30 pm. This group helps plan their own activities and takes turns bringing snacks. … Continue reading

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Recipes Wanted!

Our Friends of the Library are collecting recipes for a community recipe book and we need your favorites! We encourage you to look up grandma’s old recipe and one of your current recipes. Small anecdotes may be included with each … Continue reading

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Teen Advisory Board

Our Teen Advisory Board met before the Christmas break to appoint officers and to start planning for next year. Once those housekeeping issues were done, pizza and shenanigans were had by all. This group helps the librarians make decisions about … Continue reading

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Genealogical Research Tools

The digitized archives of the Arapahoe Mirror along with various editions of newspapers from Holbrook and Edison are once again available to researchers for their personal use anywhere they have internet access. The years from 1879 through the year 2000 … Continue reading

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Super Hero Training Has Begun!

 Keeping their hidden identities secret, our summer reading participants avoided the lasers, went through the minefield, crawled through the bat cave, were found worthy enough to wield Thor’s hammer and rescued the teddy bear from the hot lava! And we … Continue reading

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Register Now for our 2015 Summer Reading Program!

Registration begins now for this year’s Summer Reading Program:  Every Hero Has a Story! Kids from ages 3 and up are encouraged to join this free program. We welcome children of all abilities. Each week we’ll explore super heroes and … Continue reading

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Dr. Seuss Contest Winners

And the winners are….the 5th Graders of Arapahoe Public School! Last week we took pictures of each class that visited the library,  from Kin-8th grade. Each photo was submitted to our Facebook page and the class that received the most … Continue reading

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Library Edition of Ancestry.com is now here!

Thanks to a successful holiday bake sale, our Friends of the Library group have sponsored a yearly subscription to the Library Edition of Ancestry.com! You can now access thousands of historical records from not only here in the US, but … Continue reading

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