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

  • Summer Reading Incentive Prize Books and Other Prizes
  • Virtual Children’s programs
  • Children’s Craft Takeaway Kits
  • Adult and Children’s  books — focused on anti-racism and equality volumes
  • Ten-to-twelve new Books in a Bag Kits

 Regular Ongoing Support for:

• Adult Lectures and Programs
• Authors We Love series
• Meet-Ups



  • Amtrak Model Locomotives
  • AWE Early Literacy Stations
  • Authors We Love Open House
  • Banners
  • BookCycle with WiFi
  • Book Page Subscription
  • Books in a Bag
  • Branded Popup Tent and Accessories
  • CATS Entrance Renovation
  • Children’s Library Books
  • Color Printers
  • Discovery Passes
  • eBooks & Readers
  • Experience and Destination Bag Collections
  • Fiber Optic Connections
  • Furniture: Display Cases, Computer Tables, Lecture Podium, Rolling Displays…
  • Gaming Club
  • 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
  • Popcorn Maker Cart for Summer Movies
  • Prospector Interlibrary Start Up
  • Seed Library
  • Tech Cafe
  • 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!