The library currently offers virtual one-on-one technology appointments.
Sign up for a 45-minute virtual individualized tech appointment with a librarian. Get help with anything from accessing eBooks and digital resources, assistance with internet connectivity, video chatting and more.
Note: Registration is required for one-on-one appointments.
Register here: https://bemislibrary.wufoo.com/forms/z10ltlyc0b8iqtm/ or call 303-795-3961.
Senior Book Club
- Date: 12/01/2021 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The Giver of Stars: a novel by JoJo Moyes
Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve, hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially living alongside her overbearing father-in-law. So, when a call goes out for a team of women to deliver books as part of Eleanor Roosevelt’s new traveling library, Alice signs on enthusiastically.
The leader, and soon Alice’s greatest ally, is Margery, a smart-talking, self-sufficient woman who’s never asked a man’s permission for anything. They will be joined by three other singular women who become known as the Packhorse Librarians of Kentucky.
What happens to them-and to the men they love, becomes an unforgettable drama of loyalty, justice, humanity and passion. And though they face all kinds of dangers in a landscape that is at times breathtakingly beautiful, at others brutal, they’re committed to their job: bringing books to people who have never had any, arming them with facts that will change their lives.
This is a hybrid event. Participants are welcome to come to the library to meet in-person, or to join via Zoom using the options below.
Computers & Smartphones: Click here to connect.
Cell phones & Landlines: Call or dial 1-301-715-8592 and enter Meeting ID 938 6994 0700 when prompted.