After a brief closing as part of the Denver Bond Improvement Plan, the Schlessman Family Branch library reopened on Monday, November 1 with a new and improved automated returns handling machine. We are glad to be back in business and our shelves are bursting with books, movies and music! We hope to see you soon!
Join us for the following upcoming events:
Colorado Authors Series: Erin Blakemore - Saturday, November 6, 10 a.m.
- Ms. Blakemore is the author of The Heroine’s Bookshelf: Life Lessons from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder, a testament to inspirational women throughout literature, which shows how heroines from classic literature—and their creators—show women of today how to live their lives with grace, intelligence, and aplomb.
Veterans Remembered - Monday, November 8, 6:30 p.m
- Learn about the rich military history of Denver's two oldest cemeteries, Fairmount and Riverside, going all the way back to the Civil War, including eight Medal of Honor recipients, the Spanish-American War and Nisei. Bring an unopened toiletry item to be donated to the Denver Veteran's Hospital for veterans in need. Presented by Fairmount Heritage Foundation volunteers Garry & Joan O’Hara.
Stay Healthy This Flu Season With Our Flu Shot Clinic - Saturday, November 13, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Protect yourself and your family from the flu with a flu shot from the Visiting Nurses Association. Vaccines are available for anyone over 6 months old, flu mist is available for people ages 2-49 with no chronic health conditions. Cost is $25 cash, check, or credit card.