Parker

Douglas County Libraries - Parker

Hours:

  • Mon - Thurs: 9 - 9
  • Fri - Sat: 9 - 5
  • Sun: 12 - 5

Centrally-located, just west of Parker's historic town center, the library includes a diverse collection, with special emphasis on consumer health, equestrian resources, home schooling tools, local music and inspirational materials. A professionally-staffed children's room and separate teen area serve the community's youth.

Douglas County Libraries, Parker, also provides professional on-site reference service, full-service public computing stations and a used-book sale room. Public meeting rooms include one conference room, a large meeting room, three small study rooms and free Wi-Fi access.

Welcome to Fusion!

Fusion is a digital creativity space, located in Douglas County Libraries, Parker, where your ideas come alive.

Use it to:

  • Convert your novel into a published ebook
  • Record a stand-up comedy routine and upload it to You-Tube
  • Produce a manga or anime video
  • Create and edit a musical composition
  • Make a short film or video
  • Create animated gifs for Tumblr
  • Digitize old home videos
  • Record a video resume for your professional website
  • Make a photo poster
  • Create your own brand
  • Convert VHS to DVD
  • More!

People of all ages and skill levels can use our state-of-the-art software and equipment to create top quality products. Fusion is available to any guest with an active library card. Reservations are available in three-hour blocks. Contact our staff to reserve the whole lab, one or more computers, or a specific piece of equipment.

Fusion Media Lab Hours

Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, 12:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.
One-on-One Training available by appointment.

Art Display

School SpiritFor October, 3 local high schools showcase 30 fantastic student art pieces in an exhibit named "School Spirit." 

DCL's Parker Library is excited to have the opportunity to display student art from three local high schools: Chaparral, Legend and Ponderosa. Each high schools visual arts department chair has chosen ten of their best hangable art pieces from students in all grade levels.

Visit Parker Library throughout the month of October to experience Parker's young and talented artists' awe-inspiring work.

  • 303.791.7323
  • Street:
    10851 S Crossroads Dr
    City:
    Parker
    ,
    Province:
    Colorado
    Postal Code:
    80134
    Country:
    United States
  • Manager:
    Amy Long

Storytimes

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Events

  • When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Parker at Adam & Dorothy Miller Meeting Room

    Whether you like reading or writing Sci-Fi, Crime, Romance or Young Adult, join Colorado award-winning authors Warren Hammond, Barbara Samuel and Brenna Yovanoff and learn about the writing process, how they work through tricky scenes and more.
  • When: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Parker at Parker Conference Room

    Instruction, assessment, and practice for those 17 and older who are preparing to take the GED exam.
  • When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Where: Parker at Adam & Dorothy Miller Meeting Room

    If you love animals then this book club is for you. This is a book club where you read the book as a group and discuss over a five week session. This month's book is "The One and Only Ivan" By Katherine Applegate.
  • When: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Where: Parker at Adam & Dorothy Miller Meeting Room

    Drop in for stories, treats, crafts, and more! Kids of all ages are invited to come in costume to this free fun family event!
  • When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Parker at Parker Conference Room

    Lively informal conversation on everyday topics. For all levels of English learners.