Learn to speak a new language with Mango

Dreaming of traveling this spring? With the Mango language learning program you can learn the basics, brush up on a language you took in high school, or learn to speak like a local. Mango can be accessed from anywhere anytime, so it is convenient. And it’s free with your library card.

Friends of the Grand County Library Bingo Fundraiser Saturday 2/17 at 6:00 PM

Join the Friends of Grand County Library on Saturday, February 17th at Carver's Bakery in Winter Park for their Bingo Fundraiser! Doors are open at 6:00 PM and Bingo starts at 7:00 PM. This event is hosted in partnership with the Winter Park/Fraser Valley Rotary Club, with the proceeds benefiting the Friends of Grand County Library.

www.friendsofgrandcountylibrary.org

GCLD Board of Trustees discusses the implications of the Gallagher Amendment on financial planning for the library

The Library Board is following with interest, the discussions around the Gallagher Amendment during the 120 day session of the Colorado Special Assembly. If Gallagher goes ahead, the reduced Residential Assessment Rate will have a negative effect on the revenues of special districts in rural communities. At his final state of the state address, Governor Hickenlooper called on lawmakers to “protect our rural communities” by addressing the “intense, negative impact” of Gallagher.