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February 23, 2013 - February 24, 2013
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Time Details:
Saturday, February 23 10am - 5pm Sunday, February 24 1 - 5 PM
Lafayette Public Library
Lafayette, CO 80026

Lafayette Public Library Birthday Party Weekend

Saturday, February 23

The Library Birthday Party Weekendis two days of festivities to help our community celebrate all that Lafayette Public Library has been for the community, all that it is today, and all that we can be for the future! Share the wonder of learning; discover the thrill of creativity; and feel the inspiration of shared experience, through author lectures, workshops, hands-on activities, and music.

Lafayette Public Library’s Birthday Weekend Activities
Saturday, February 23

10 am – 5 pm
10:30 Family Story Time
10:30 Write Out – Read In! Author Workshop and Talk with B.K. Loren, national award winning author of Animal, Mineral Radical
11:00  Tech Talk: Find It! Maximizing Your Success with Google Search
1:30  Creative Writing Youth Workshop: Plotting Ahead and Plunging Forward: Story Building for Young Writers, presented by Colorado author Ingrid Law 
1:30  Genealogical Workshop: Build Your Family Tree for Free, an introduction to genealogy, presented by Diane Babour. Registration required; call 303-665-5200
2:00 Tech Talk: Find It! Maximizing Your Success with Google Search
2:30 History Presentation: Lafayette Library History 
3:00 Community Music: Bluegrass from Rocky Mountain Center for Musical Arts
4:00  Author Talk with Preethi Burkholder "17 Women Who Shook the World"

Sunday, February 24
1 – 5 pm

Throughout the afternoon:
Meet Bruiser the Ragdog
Birthday Book Giveaway for every child and teen who attend our party
Face painting
Photo booth
Sparky the Dragon activities
1:00 WOW! Children’s Museum offers hands-on activities and crafts that explore little and big things
1:30 Balloon animals with Kaitlyn Doan
2:30 Magic with Jeffrey the Magician
2:00 Music Workshop: Sound Ideas, presented by Michael Stanwood
2:00 Cultural Crafts, presented by Intercambio
3:00 Music with Blues on the Lamb
4:00 “Happy Birthday” song and birthday cake!