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.

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.

The world’s finest cinema brought to you by your library

The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy will be available in January 2018 for Grand County Library District card holders. Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema. Kanopy is “thoughtful entertainment,” brought to you by your library. To get started, go to https://gcld.kanopystreaming.com/