Mark your calendar! InSight & InPerson ticket registration begins at 8 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 15.
JCPL is pleased to offer internationally acclaimed author Alexander McCall Smith as the speaker at its fourth annual InSight & InPerson Distinguished Author Series, held again this year at the Belmar Center in Lakewood at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 3. Tickets are free; however, advance registration is required. Visit http://jefferson.lib.co.us/Smith to reserve your ticket, limit two tickets per person, please.
Alexander McCall Smith has written more than 60 books, but is best known for the internationally acclaimed The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agencyseries which has sold more than 7 million copies throughout the world. The Oct. 3 program will begin at 7 p.m. with a presentation by the author titled "The Very Small Things of Life," followed by a question-and-answer session and a book signing.
For more information, visit the Alexander McCall Smith web pages.
Kids and teens who signed up for Summer Reading Club and read for at least eight hours have a free paperback book waiting for them on Book Award Day! Reap the rewards for spending some of your summer reading. Join us for a fun day of activities and entertainment! Kids and teens that met the eight hour mark but can't attend Book Award Day can pick up their free book through the end of August.
Book Award Day Schedule: Arvada Library - 10 a.m.-4p.m. - Saturday, July 28 Belmar Library - 10 a.m.-9 p.m. - Wednesday, Aug. 1 Columbine Library - 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; 5-7 p.m. - Wednesday, Aug. 1 Edgewater Library - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. - Tuesday, July 31 Evergreen Library - 10 a.m.-8 p.m. - Wednesday, Aug. 1 Golden Library - 10 a.m.-8 p.m. - Wednesday, Aug. 1 Standley Lake Library - 10 a.m.-4 p.m. - Saturday, Aug. 4 Wheat Ridge Library - 11 a.m.-7 p.m. - Tuesday, Aug. 7