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

  • Books for the Children’s Library
  • Museum Discovery Passes

Recent Adult Programs

  • 2018 You Belong Anthology
  • An Evening with Author Helen Thorpe
  • Rough Beauty with Author Karen Auvinen

Recent Children’s and Teens Programs

  • Special Storytimes: Diversity Storytime

Regular Ongoing Support for:

  • ALL Adult Lectures, Programs & Workshops
  • ALL Children & Teens Services Programs (CATS)
  • Book Packs and Storytime Kits
  • Book Page Subscription
  • Books in a Bag
  • Concerts
  • Longmont Chapter of the Spellbinder Storytellers Group
  • WiFi for the BookCycle


  • Amtrak Model Locomotives
  • AWE Early Literacy Stations
  • Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant/Longmont Symphony Preview
  • BookCycle¬†with Bubble Maker & WiFi
  • Branded Popup Tent and Accessories
  • CATS Entrance Renovation
  • Children’s Library Mural
  • Color Printers
  • Commercial Grade Monitors
  • eBook Readers
  • eBooks
  • Experience and Destination Bag Collections
  • Fiber Optic Connections
  • Furniture: Book Displays, Computer Tables, Rolling Displays
  • Gotta See It Popular DVD Collection
  • HD Projector
  • Huge Flat Screen Lobby Monitors to display news and upcoming programs
  • Laminator
  • Library’s Second Floor Remodel
  • Literacy Stations
  • Meeting Room Improvements: includes Mevo Camera, Sound System
  • Movie Licenses
  • Lecture Podium for programs
  • Popcorn Maker Cart for Summer Movies
  • Prospector Interlibrary Start Up
  • Robots – the Library’s famous “BiBlis!
  • Telescope Kits
  • Wi-Fi Expanded for the Whole Library
    …and so much more!

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