What We Recently Bought for the Library!

Thanks to the generous donations from our community and the hard work of our volunteers, we are now able to fund all programs produced by the Library.  For all the details about the programs, please see the following:

The following are all items which the Longmont Library has purchased with funding from the Friends:

Newly Purchased

• Free passes to the Denver Zoo and Longmont Symphony added to the Discovery Pass program
• Well-being Bags for Caregivers of those with Memory Loss
• New Experience Bags include the 1980s, Stranger Things, and National Parks
• A Nintendo Switch with all of the peripherals and games included to expand tech programming
• Taller oak shelving for the Library’s Holds pickup area

 Regular Ongoing Support for:

• Adult Current Event Lectures
• Authors We Love series
• Meet-Ups: Hablemos/Let’s Talk,  Genealogy Basics, Anime-niacs, Ukulele Club, more!
• Musical Programs
• Fun Activities:  Loteria Mexicana, ThriftU, Movies for developmentally disabled groups, Volunteer Fair, Peep Diorama Contest, more!

• Summer Reading Program: Kick-off Registration Party, Maker Monday Crafts Supplies, Thursday Morning Series, Movie Licensing, General Children’s & Teens Programs, Incentive Prizes, more!
• General Programs: Lego Club, Special Storytimes, Chess Club, more!
• Teen Programs: Teen Takeover Saturday, Dungeon Master Academy, Teen Tuesdays, Teen Cafe, Writer’s Group, Anime Club, Advisory Board, more!


  • Amtrak Model Locomotives
  • AWE Early Literacy Stations
  • Authors We Love Open House
  • Banners
  • BookCycle with Bubble Maker & WiFi
  • Book Page Subscription
  • Books in a Bag
  • Branded Popup Tent and Accessories
  • CATS Entrance Renovation
  • Children’s Library Books
  • Color Printers
  • eBooks & Readers
  • Experience and Destination Bag Collections
  • Fiber Optic Connections
  • Furniture: Display Cases, Computer Tables, Lecture Podium, Rolling Displays
  • Gotta See It Popular DVD Collection
  • Great Courses Streaming Service
  • Huge Flat Screen Lobby Monitors
  • Laminator
  • Library of Things
  • Library’s Second Floor Remodel
  • Literacy Stations
  • Meeting Room Improvements: includes Mevo Camera, Sound System, HD Projector
  • Mobile Printing Services
  • Movie Licenses
  • Discovery Passes
  • Popcorn Maker Cart for Summer Movies
  • Prospector Interlibrary Start Up
  • Volunteer Fair
  • Wi-Fi Expanded for the Whole Library
  • You Belong Anthology
    …and so much more!

Pretty much all of your favorite things about our Library are made possible by our generous Friends Members!