1. Join Martin Ogle for a discussion of Aldo Leopold&#39s &#34The Land Ethic&#34

    "The Shack and Aldo Leopold's Land Ethic," Sunday, Dec. 5, 3pm

    Adults and teens - join naturalist Martin Ogle for an in-person discussion of Aldo Leopold's book, "The Land Ethic" and how it relates "The Shack," Lafayette Open Space’s new education station located adjacent to Greenlee Wildlife Preserve at Waneka Lake. Learn more
  2. December Book Giveaway

    Holiday Book Giveaway for Library partners

    Just in time for our Winter Reading Challenge, the Lafayette Public Library will be hosting a Holiday Book Giveaway for our community partners and schools. Read on...
  3. November Library Newsletter

    November Library Newsletter

    See what's happening this month at the Lafayette Public Library. View the newsletter
  4. Boulder Opera Storytime, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2pm

    The Boulder Opera Storytime, Saturday, Dec. 11 at 2pm

    All ages - join us at the Library for a special musical storytime featuring The Boulder Opera House performing excerpts of Ravel's "L'enfant et les sortileges." Learn more
  5. Register for the Sensory Storytime, Saturday, Dec. 11, 10:30am

    Sensory Storytime, Saturday, Dec. 11, 10:30am - Register

    Kids ages 2-8 and your caregivers - sign up in advance to join us for a special storytime designed for individuals that are neurodiverse and/or have sensory needs. Sign up
  6. GED Learning Source

    Get your GED or high school equivalency from the Learning Source at the Library!

    The Learning Source is hosting Fall High School Equivalency and GED Classes at the Lafayette Public Library. In-person and virtual sessions are available. Learn more and register
  7. Pop-up Storytime at the Outdoor Classroom, Saturday, Dec. 4, 11am

    Pop-up Storytime at the Outdoor Classroom, Saturday, Dec. 4 at 11am

    Join the Library for a special storytime with activities at the Outdoor Classroom at Rothman Open Space, 105 W. Baseline Road Learn more
  8. FallReading2021

    All-ages Fall Reading challenge Oct. 1-Nov. 30

    Try our fun and simple Fall Reading challenge! Do at least eight activities in Beanstack (or pick up a paper log) before the end of November to complete the program and earn a FREE book. Learn more and sign up!
  9. Teen helps kids in the Library Maker Buddies program

    Calling all teens for Fall volunteer opportunities

    The Lafayette Public Library is looking for teen volunteers for several upcoming opportunities. There are lots of ways to have fun, earn credit, and help out! Learn more and apply
  10. Bumblebasket COVID-19 Test Lockers

    Free COVID-19 test kits

    Pick up a free COVID-19 test kits for home from a secure locker at the Library, designed and stocked by Bumblebasket. Read on...
  11. Teen Games

    Teen Tabletop Games, Saturdays 1-5pm

    Teens in grades 6-12 - drop in with friends (or make new ones) at our weekly Saturday board game and RPG meetup. More Info
  12. Join us virtually for Death Cafés, in Zoom every third Thursday at 6pm! Registration required.

    Engaging Death Café conversations for adults are back...over Zoom!

    Death Cafés bring adults together for authentic, engaging conversations. Sign up for one or more virtual conversations on Zoom, held on the third Thursday of each month at 6pm (registration required). Read on...
  13. Library spaces

    Book a Study Room or Event Space

    Free study rooms and fee-based event spaces are open for use! Learn more
  14. Request a grab bag of librarian-selected books!

    Grab bags for adults, kids, or teens!

    Need help finding your next read? Request a mystery bag of librarian-selected books! Read on...
  15. Sister Carmen truck picks up donations at the Lafayette Public Library curbside dropoff

    Donate food and essential items

    The Library is a Sister Carmen donation site during open hours. Read on...
  16. Pick up your holds and browse during Grab and Go hours--thanks for remembering your face covering!

    How to pick up your holds

    View hours and details for picking up your books and other items at the Lafayette Public Library. Read on...
  17. News and information about the Lafayette Public Library in Colorado

    Library status and user guide

    View Library status, get a card, learn about current services, and more! Read on...
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