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Posted on: September 28, 2018

East Lafayette Planned Community of Workforce Housing Update

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The following is correspondence from Boulder County Housing Authority intended for Lafayette residents;

Design Workshop Open HouseAn open house design workshop was held on August 25, 2018, for the planned East Lafayette community of affordable workforce ho...

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MORE info/details available from BCHA.... Affordable Housing
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Copper Stone income-restricted apartment complex now leasing

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You can do a lot of living at Copper Stone - and the affordable rents are just the beginning!Copper Stone Apartments, located in Lafayette near Exempla Hospital, will amaze you with their style, modern design features, and wonderful open room con...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Call for Poets Extended - Michael Adams Poetry Prize

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The call for entries to the 2018 Michael Adams Poetry Prize has been extended.  This competition will be open to all English and Spanish poets as well and English and Spanish Spoken Word poets.  All entries are due October 28, 2018. &...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

Dia de los Muertos at The Collective

Dia de los Muertos at The Collective

Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) is a holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and other parts of the Americas, usually on November 1st and 2nd, in observance of and in celebration of the dead. The festivities include parades, family gatherings at cemeter...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Cultural Arts and Public Art Committee Openings

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Lafayette residents may apply for one of three openings on the Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission– one regular position and two alternates.  There are also two alternate positions on the Lafayette Public Art Committee.The Lafayette Cult...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Call for Sculptors for Art on the Street 2019

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Art on the Street 2019 - Now Open!

The City of Lafayette Public Art Committee is looking for submissions for the 2019 Art on the Street program.   Art on the Street is the largest sculpture on loan program in Boulder County. 20 works will be selec...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Call for Artists for City Gallery Walls

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The City of Lafayette Arts & Cultural Resources invites Colorado artists and arts groups to submit work to be displayed in one of three city facilities.  Artwork will be juried by a panel of city staff. 

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Provide input on the Boulder County Transportation Master Plan

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Boulder County is currently in the process of updating its Transportation Master Plan (TMP). The TMP update will reflect changes that have been made since the TMP was first developed in 2012 and will include new or trending transportation-related technolo...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

The Lafayette Oatmeal Fest tradition will continue!

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After a statement last month announcing the Lafayette Oatmeal Fest would be discontinued, Quaker Oats has decided to renew their commitment to the annual event.“I was touched by the stories of the passion people have not only for oats, but for t...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Updated Senior Shopping Loop schedule in place

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Lafayette Senior Services has recently updated the weekly Senior Shopping Loop schedule.  Passengers are transported on Mondays and Wednesdays to various shopping locations and have a little over an hour to shop. The cost for a prepaid ride pass ...

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DOWNLOAD the full schedule... City News
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Low-cost financing available for home energy improvement projects

On-Bill Flyer

The City of Lafayette is piloting a program to help homeowners easily identify and finance home improvements to lower energy use and save money.  This innovative new program provides a low 1.5% APR interest rate to fund improvements such as insul...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

City Council passes resolutions regarding November 2018 ballot initiatives

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City Council passed the following resolutions in support of Proposition 112 and in opposition to Amendment 74, both of which will appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot.  

In support of Proposition 112 - Increased Setback Requirem...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

East Lafayette Planned Community of Workforce Housing Update

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The following is correspondence from Boulder County Housing Authority intended for Lafayette residents;

Design Workshop Open HouseAn open house design workshop was held on August 25, 2018, for the planned East Lafayette community of affordable workforce ho...

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MORE info/details available from BCHA.... City News
Posted on: August 29, 2018

Front Porch streetscape construction project to begin September 4 on Public Road

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The Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority (LURA) is pleased to announce the start of the Public Road Front Porch Streetscape Construction Project. This Old Town enhancement will create a pedestrian-friendly area along the east side of Public Road between Gene...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

Art on the Street 2019 - call for sculptors

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Art on the Street 2019 - Now Open!The City of Lafayette Public Art Committee is looking for submissions for the 2019 Art on the Street program.   Art on the Street is the largest sculpture on loan program in Boulder County. Twenty works will be s...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Comcast construction project to run July - November, 2018

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Comcast is launching an Advanced Fiber Network project in the City of Lafayette in late July 2018, with work to end in early November 2018. This multi-month engineering and construction project will bring fiber optic infrastructure deeper into Lafayette n...

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Details and map: cityoflafayette.com/Comcast City News
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Oil and Gas - September 4 activity update

September 4, 2018 UpdateThe Lafayette City Council is dedicated to protecting the health, safety, and welfare of residents from the potential impacts of oil and gas operations, and are exploring many fronts to address future and pending applications.

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

8 North’s pending oil and gas applications will not be located in Lafayette

June 25, 2018 update

8 North’s pending oil and gas applications will not be located in Lafayette In a pre-hearing statement submitted to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) on June 21, 8 North LLC voluntarily reveale...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Oil and gas development information and resources

On November 22, the Lafayette City Council received a letter from the Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA) expressing their concern regarding the City’s six-month moratorium on oil and gas activities.  Read this letter.The Lafayette City Counc...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Oil and gas wells in Lafayette

Oil and Gas map 2017

Many residents have inquired about the location of oil and gas wells in Lafayette. The link below will allow you to download a map that illustrates the location of existing well sites within Lafayette city limits.There have been no new wells drilled in La...

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DOWNLOAD the Lafayette Oil and Gas Well Map.... City News
Posted on: February 24, 2017

Equal protection under the law

In December 2016 the Lafayette City Council adopted Resolution 2016-96 affirming the City’s commitment to ensure equal protection and services for all residents and to build a diverse, inclusive, and just community. Read a Spanish version of Resolution 20...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Apply to join the Human Rights Commission

The City of Lafayette is seeking candidates interested in filling two alternate positions on the Human Rights Commission. Learn more about the position and how to apply: https://cityoflafayette.com/joinHRC

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Apply to join the Public Art Committee (PAC)

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Public Art Committee (PAC). The PAC is a citizen committee dedicated to developing, promoting, nurturing, and celebrating arts opportunities in Lafayette. View full position information, deadlines, an...

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City Volunteers
Posted on: September 11, 2018

Apply to join the Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC)

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC)! LCAC is a citizen committee dedicated to developing, promoting, nurturing, and celebrating arts opportunities in Lafayette. View full position information, deadlines, ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

Apply for an open position on the Historic Preservation Board

The Historic Preservation Board currently has open positions available for Lafayette residents.  The Board reviews and refers nominations for historic landmark designation to the City Council and promotes historic preservation through a variety o...

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Posted on: July 1, 2017

Apply to join the Senior Advisory Board (SAB)

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents interested in serving on the Senior Advisory Board. Learn more about the position and how to apply at https://cityoflafayette.com/joinSAB

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Apply to join the Zoning Board of Adjustment

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Zoning Board of Adjustment! Learn more about the position, deadlines,  and how to apply at: https:cityoflafayette.com/joinzoningboard.

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City Volunteers
Posted on: July 13, 2018

Looking for Activate Lafayette mobile app assistance

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The Activate Lafayette mobile app puts placemaking and interactive experiences at your fingertips! This fun and informative tool allows users to engage with community amenities, learn about local history, check-in at points of interest, get active on trai...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Expanded "comment pooling" policy enacted for Planning Commission meetings

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The Planning Commission has recently expanded their public comment policy to include the “pooling” of time during Public Hearings and Items from the Public Not on the Agenda.  Two to four speakers may choose to pool their allocated comment time b...

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LEARN MORE about the Planning Commission... Community Development
Posted on: July 13, 2018

City Council approves new development review process

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In an effort to create a more thorough process and allow for additional public engagement opportunities, the City has established a new Development Review Process. This new method to manage the steps for sketch and preliminary plans will add upfront clari...

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Posted on: December 26, 2017

Apply to join the Historic Preservation Board

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Historic Preservation Board! Learn more about the position and how to apply.

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

What's developing in Lafayette?

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Curious what new development is in process within the City of Lafayette? View a list of projects at www.cityoflafayette.com/Development.Understanding the process for new development projects can be confusing. Follow the link above to learn more about the ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Low-cost financing available for home energy improvement projects

On-Bill Flyer

The City of Lafayette is piloting a program to help homeowners easily identify and finance home improvements to lower energy use and save money.  This innovative new program provides a low 1.5% APR interest rate to fund improvements such as insul...

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DOWNLOAD an informational flyer.... Environmental Sustainability
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Lafayette Announces 2018 Green Business Recognition Program

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Lafayette Announces 2018 Green Business Recognition ProgramApplications accepted through December 31, 2018

 

The City of Lafayette’s Energy Sustainability Advisory Committee (LESAC) and Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC) announce the launch ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Watch and learn – recycling, compost or trash?

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Approximately 90% of what we throw away can be recycled or composted.If you’ve ever been unsure if your waste should be placed into a recycling, compost, or trash bin - we’re here to help with a collection of easy to follow videos!  Learn more….&...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

WRAC champions pilot program to recycle batteries and art supplies

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The Lafayette Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC), in cooperation with three local businesses located along East Simpson Street, is providing a free, drop-off recycling program for alkaline batteries and used art supplies.

Accepted art supplies inclu...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Lafayette endorses the EPA Food Recovery Challenge

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The Lafayette City Council has pledged to improve sustainable food management practices through a Resolution passed to endorse the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Food Recovery Challenge (FRC). The FRC seeks to reduce environmental impac...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Lafayette awarded an Environmental Sustainability Grant

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The City of Lafayette has been awarded a $15,000 Environmental Sustainability Matching Grant from Boulder County. This grant program is intended to help leverage community resources for a coordinated, countywide approach to environmental sustainability.Fu...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Lafayette receives SolSmart Solar Excellence Award

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In addition to a SolSmart GOLD designation, the City of Lafayette has been presented with a 2017 SolSmart Special Recognition Award. This award celebrates and shines a light on communities that have gone above and beyond – earning at least 60% of the tota...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Learn about Lafayette's Climate Goals for 2018 and beyond

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In October 2017, the Lafayette City Council passed a resolution establishing community-wide goals to achieve 80% reductions in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, and 100% renewable energy for electricity by 2030.

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Lafayette receives “SolSmart Gold” award for advancing solar energy growth

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SolSmart, a program funded by the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative, has awarded a gold designation to the City of Lafayette to recognize the community as a national leader in advancing solar energy.As a SolSmart designee, the City of Lafayette...

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Environmental Sustainability
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Upgrade

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In its continued support for Electric Vehicle drivers and improved air quality, Lafayette is upgrading the EV Charging Station at the Library. The new station provides more benefits to drivers including a mobile app to locate and reserve stations, notific...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

New York Times online - Enjoy unlimited free access

New York Times online access

Enjoy free and unlimited access to The New York Times online through the Lafayette Public Library, remotely on any device or from a Library computer or WiFi.

How it Works

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Use the Library Access link (NYTimes.com/register) to create an account ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Drop off Ballots (Outside, North End) from Oct. 15 - Nov. 6

Locations and information for voting in 2018 elections

Voting for 2018 begins October 15. Boulder County residents may use the secure, official, 24-hour drop box, located on the outside corner of the building at the North end of the parking lot.

Ballot Drop-Off Hours & Locations

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Library CLOSED Friday, October 26; Book drop OPEN

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The Library will be CLOSED on Friday, October 26 for staff training. The book drops will be OPEN.

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Reading Buddies Playdates at Boulder Ridge Mobile Home Park

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Fridays, September 14-October 19, 4 - 5 pm. Drop in - No registration needed - Come when you can! Families welcome.

Kids grades K-3, have fun! Read and play games with other kids and teen volunteers, at Boulder Ridge Mobile Home Park, 11990 E. South Boulde...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Lafayette historical newspapers online

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Good news! The earliest local newspapers that we have on microfilm are now available online through the Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection. Access them from our Lafayette History & Photos page.

We have digitized several titles dating from 1901 to ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Colorado Grants Guide®

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The Colorado Grants Guide® is Colorado’s leading online tool for grant funding research. The searchable database allows grant-seekers to research grants funders, and provides critical information such as grant areas of interest, application criteria, guid...

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Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: September 25, 2018

It could be your Lucky Day!

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Do you love reading the newest books, but get tired of waiting for your turn on the "hold" list? Don't give up - it could be your Lucky Day! 

Here's how it works: The next time you're in the Library, stop by the large display in the main...

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Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: September 28, 2018

New York Times online - Enjoy unlimited free access

New York Times online access

Enjoy free and unlimited access to The New York Times online through the Lafayette Public Library, remotely on any device or from a Library computer or WiFi.

How it Works

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Use the Library Access link (NYTimes.com/register) to create an account ...

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Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: August 30, 2018

Studio 775 - Library Makerspace

Studio 775 Library Makerspace

Studio 775 Makerspace is open for business, Starting September 10!

Hours: Mondays 10am-noon, Wednesdays 2:30-4:30pm, and Thursdays 5:30-7:30pm.

Drop by for a visit, learn about our equipment, and see how to get involved with using it. Find out more. . .

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Museum Pass Program

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We now have free Museum Passes for our Lafayette resident cardholders!Enjoy visits to many area participating Denver and Boulder area cultural institutions through the Library's Museum Pass program.

  • Available to Lafayette cardholders who live in Lafayette....
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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Meet Libby the Library App!

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Did you know the library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks? You can borrow them instantly - for free, using just the device in your hand, with Libby.Use the Libby app on your phone or tablet - it takes just a few taps to find and borrow a title! And ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Check out Colorado State Parks

Check out Colorado state park passes

Always wanted to check out Colorado’s state parks? Our Colorado State Parks Pass have been renewed for another year so you cancheck out a 7-day Colorado State Parks Pass along with an adventure backpack and visit one of our great state parks.Passes are un...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Use iPads at the Library

iPads for use in the Library

Now you can browse the web, use popular apps or games, print wirelessly, or check your email in any quiet or comfy area of the Library! Untether yourself from the Computer Lab - check out an iPad!

  • The are 10 iPads available for use within the Library.
  • Custo...
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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Be anything! Learn with Lynda.com

Learn with Lynda

Learn a new skill online, on your time. Use your library card to access 6,213 courses in business, technology and creative skills, taught by industry experts! Lynda.com is a premium online learning site. Users can even earn certificates that can be upload...

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Posted on: January 1, 2018

Free digital magazines & graphic novels for your device or PC!

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Love magazines ? The Library has added free, popular emagazines to our collection, available to read online or download to your mobile device, using an app called RBDigital (formerly known as Zinio for Libraries). New - RBDigital now includes graphic nove...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Launchpad tablets for kids, teens & adults

Launchpad tablets for all ages available to check out!

Every Playaway Launchpad is pre-loaded with high quality, ad free learning apps and games, providing hours of interactive learning and play.Apps are grouped onto Launchpads by subject area, theme, grade level, and age. Featuring popular characters and bra...

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Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Book Group To Go kits - new titles added regularly

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Each Lafayette Book Group To Go kit contain 10 copies of a title, discussion questions, author information, and more great ideas for your group. Groups do not need to meet at the Library to check out the kits! Check-out time for the kits is typically 6 we...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Circulation Aide

The Library is seeking adult volunteers to help out in the Library. As a Staff Circulation Aide, you will assist staff by gathering customer hold items. Embrace a collection of your choice in the Library, and help shelve and groom in that area so that mat...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Computer Coach

Share your tech talent: be a Computer Coach

Got great people skills? Enjoy helping beginning computer users with technology? You don’t have to know everything to be a computer coach in the Library’s computer lab. We are looking for volunteers who want to e...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Homebound Delivery Partner

Did You Know... 

Library volunteers reach out monthly to those unable to visit the library due to illness, disabilities or other challenges. 

  • Interested in volunteering to deliver books, cds, and dvds to a homebound friend, relative, or ne...
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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Makerspace - Mentor or Workshop Leader

Studio 775 is Lafayette Library's new mini-makerspace, opening in Summer 2018! We envision a collaborative, community-driven space where users can learn to use new tech tools in creative ways. We need volunteer mentors to assist, support, and encourage co...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Teen Team

Interested in being with other teens, helping Library staff, recommending books, mentoring younger kids, earning community service hours AND having fun? Join the Library's Teen Team! There are lots of opportunities for teens to help out during throughout ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Therapy Dog Reading Partner

Promote children's literacy with your registered therapy dog! The Lafayette Public Library offers therapy dogs and their owners an opportunity to work with young readers twice a month on a Sunday afternoon.  Children read to a dog and her owner f...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Friends Fundraiser or Member

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Friends of the Lafayette Library Foundation work hard for our community. They are instrumental to supporting Library programs, and they need our help! 

How can YOU help? Here are two easy ways:

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

New private banquet/meeting room available at Indian Peaks Golf Course

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Indian Peaks Golf Course (IPGC) will impress your guests with expansive views of the northern Front Range while enjoying the courteous staff and appetizing catering service.  Able to fully cater your event, IPGC offers a variety of options to sui...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

News Media Case Report Summary 10/08/18.

This is a brief summary of events that occurred from 10/08/18 to 10/14/18.

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Halloween Safety

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Halloween is a fun holiday for kids, but for parents, trick-or-treating can be a little scary.  Concerns about children's safety can cast a spell on the evening's festivities.  Following a few safety tips will ensure that Halloween will ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

News Media Case Report Summary 10/01/18.

This is a brief summary of events that occurred from 10/01/18 to 10/07/18.

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Exciting Opportunity with the Lafayette Police Department

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Take the oath with us! The Lafayette Police Department has an exciting opportunity to announce. We are currently accepting applications for the position of police recruit and will send a highly qualified applicant to the police academy to become a Colorad...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Fingerprinting Services

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Effective September 24, 2018, Lafayette Police Department will no longer provide the service of fingerprinting for the public (non-criminal applicant prints).  The Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has implemented a new statewide digital fin...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Comcast construction project to run July - November, 2018

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Comcast is launching an Advanced Fiber Network project in the City of Lafayette in late July 2018, with work to end in early November 2018. This multi-month engineering and construction project will bring fiber optic infrastructure deeper into Lafayette n...

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Details and map: cityoflafayette.com/Comcast Public Works
Posted on: June 29, 2018

2018 Water Quality Report (CCR)

City of Lafayette Public Works Department presents our residents with the 2018 water quality report. This report will give you information about Lafayette's water.

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Posted on: March 15, 2016

Water Rate Increases start April 2016

Water rates will increase by 5% through 2021.

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Cheerleading & Tumbling classes begin October 16

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All classes are held at the state-of-the-art Cheer Central Suns Gym at 1756 Panorama Point in Lafayette. 

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

The latest release of BODYCOMBAT is here!

BODYCOMBAT 77

This high-energy martial-arts inspired workout is non-contact & without complex moves to master. BODYCOMBAT 77 is an epic experience of Martial Arts fight combinations and serious conditioning training. Your body and mind will be pushed to the limit b...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Sign up for fitness class changes or cancellations.

Want to stay on top of class changes and cancellations? Go to our Notify Me page, scroll down to News, and select the notification type you want for the list Lafayette Recreation - Fitness Class Cancellations. (Tip--you can sign up for any other Rec or Ci...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

No-cost Counseling about Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plans

No-cost counseling about Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug PlansArea Agency on Aging hosting sessions across the county

Boulder County, Colo. - The annual Medicare open enrollment period for 2019 takes place Oct. 15-Dec. 7. Sign up for a free, indiv...

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Senior Services
Posted on: September 28, 2018

Project Amigo at the Lafayette Senior Center

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Since May, members of the Lafayette Whatevers Group have been donating 30 to 90 minutes of their time each week at the Senior Center to offer their skills for Project Amigo.  The Lafayette Whatevers Group members lovingly knit or crochet 6-inch s...

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Senior Services
Posted on: September 11, 2018

New Shopping Loop starts September 17

Lafayette Senior Services is changing the Shopping Loop program starting September 17.  No need to call to make a reservation.  The loop will run on Monday to Sister Carmen Food Bank or Walmart and on Wednesday we will stop at King Soope...

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Senior Services
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Thanksgiving Potluck Lunch

We will supply the turkey and you can bring a side dish or dessert.  Family-styled traditional turkey dinner.  Lucky winners will win various ingredients for their own home-cooked meal.Registration by Friday, November 9.Date:  F...

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Senior Services
Posted on: September 28, 2018

Halloween Dance Party

Wear your favorite costume and burn those holiday calories at our howling dance party.Date:  Wednesday, October 31Time:  3:00-4:30pmLocation:  Lafayette Senior Center, 103 S. Iowa Ave.Cost:  FREE for residents 55 years ...

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Senior Services
Posted on: July 11, 2018

Lafayette ranks #4 in AARP’s 2018 Most Livable Cities

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Lafayette has been ranked #4 in AARP’s 2018 Most Livable City index for populations of 25,000 to 99,999.AARP's 2018 Most Livable Cities are national, vibrant communities where residents thrive, thanks to quality-of-life factors such as plentiful jobs and ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Why all the cool shops are moving to Lafayette!

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5280 Neighborhood Guide: Lafayette

There has never been a more exciting time to visit this vibrant city in Boulder County

by Callie Sumlin - 5280 Magazine, August 2018

The 2014 opening of Big Red F’s Post Brewing Co. in Lafayette promised more than ...

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Read the full 5280 article... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: July 11, 2018

Lafayette ranks #4 in AARP’s 2018 Most Livable Cities

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Lafayette has been ranked #4 in AARP’s 2018 Most Livable City index for populations of 25,000 to 99,999.AARP's 2018 Most Livable Cities are national, vibrant communities where residents thrive, thanks to quality-of-life factors such as plentiful jobs and ...

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MORE Lafayette awards and designations... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: April 9, 2018

How to pronounce Lafayette - as seen on 9News

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Mayor Berg had some fun last week enlightening Kyle Clark of 9News on how to pronounce Lafayette.  Here was her first stab at it via a phone interview:http://www.9news.com/video/entertainment/television/programs/next-with-kyle-clark/what-do-you-s...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

Lafayette ranked #12 in the top 25 Denver suburbs list

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Lafayette has earned a #12 spot on the top 25 list of "Best Suburbs to Live in the Denver Area".  According to the ranking published by Niche, the study is based on;

  • Housing.
  • Public schools.
  • Crime and safety.
  • Nightlife.
  • Good for families.
  • Div...
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Posted on: February 25, 2018

Stem Ciders / Acreage Restaurant opening in Lafayette on February 24

StemCiders / Acreage Restaurant to open February 24

Acreage, the new cider house and eatery on top of the hill in Lafayette (1380 Horizon Ave., Unit A), will open on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The collaboration between Stem Ciders, Kelly Whitaker’s Id Est. Hospitality Group an...

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Posted on: February 25, 2018

Tangerine to open new Lafayette location on February 26

Tangerine now open February 26

Tangerine, a healthy brunch/lunch restaurant with a Mediterranean twist based in Boulder, will be opening a new location in Lafayette at 300 So. Public Road on February 26, 2018.At Tangerine, Chef/Proprietor Alec Schuler creates innovative takes on tradit...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Breakfast abounds in Lafayette!

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Breakfast Abounds in Lafayette!

Who doesn’t love a relaxing morning that involves a satisfying assortment of breakfast delectables and a warm cup of java? Don’t even think about leaving Lafayette city limits to partake in the most important meal of the day...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

What's developing in Lafayette?

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Curious what new development is in process within the City of Lafayette? View a list of projects at www.cityoflafayette.com/Development.Understanding the process for new development projects can be confusing. Follow the link above to learn more about the ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

SHOP LAFAYETTE and save the earth!

Earth Day Shop Local

SHOP LAFAYETTE and save the earth! 

April 22 is Earth Day. As we endeavor to support our environment and live more sustainably, we encourage you to make a conscious effort to support Lafayette businesses striving to do the same. Shop these local b...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Home Decor Galore in Lafayette

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Home Decor Galore!

Are you taking advantage of all the great shopping and dining options in Lafayette? It's so easy to Shop Local!Lafayette has recently seen the opening of a number of new home décor boutiques that you should know about. And while we're at...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Oil and gas wells in Lafayette

Oil and Gas map 2017

Residents have inquired about the location of oil and gas wells in Lafayette. The Lafayette Oil and Gas Well Map illustrates the location of existing well sites within city limits.  Additional questions may be answered by visiting the Lafayette O...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

What Makes Lafayette Great - photo project winners

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What Makes Lafayette Great - photo project winnersThank you to Lafayette residents who submitted creative and genuine photographs for this project. All the photos were a great tribute to "What Makes Lafayette Great"!Selected photographs may be v...

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Posted on: February 25, 2018

Stem Ciders / Acreage Restaurant opening in Lafayette on February 24

StemCiders / Acreage Restaurant to open February 24

Acreage, the new cider house and eatery on top of the hill in Lafayette (1380 Horizon Ave., Unit A), will open on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The collaboration between Stem Ciders, Kelly Whitaker’s Id Est. Hospitality Group and Chef Dan...

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Posted on: February 25, 2018

Tangerine to open new Lafayette location on February 26

Tangerine now open February 26

Tangerine, a healthy brunch/lunch restaurant with a Mediterranean twist based in Boulder, will be opening a new location in Lafayette at 300 So. Public Road on February 26, 2018.At Tangerine, Chef/Proprietor Alec Schuler creates innovative takes on tradit...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Breakfast abounds in Lafayette!

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Breakfast Abounds in Lafayette!

Who doesn’t love a relaxing morning that involves a satisfying assortment of breakfast delectables and a warm cup of java? Don’t even think about leaving Lafayette city limits to partake in the most important meal of the day...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Home Decor Galore in Lafayette

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Home Decor Galore!

Are you taking advantage of all the great shopping and dining options in Lafayette? It's so easy to Shop Local!Lafayette has recently seen the opening of a number of new home décor boutiques that you should know about. And while we're at...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

SHOP LAFAYETTE and save the earth!

Earth Day Shop Local

SHOP LAFAYETTE and save the earth! 

April 22 is Earth Day. As we endeavor to support our environment and live more sustainably, we encourage you to make a conscious effort to support Lafayette businesses striving to do the same. Shop these local b...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Shop Local - New Businesses in Lafayette!

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Deli-Cious Z's Restaurant

802 South Public RoadWebsite  /  FacebookGrand Opening Celebration: Tuesday, May 2; 4:00-7:00pm

Whether you’re craving something for breakfast or lunch, Delicious Z’s...

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