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coffee_100Drop in to the Booksharing Book Club for a lively discussion of current titles and authors – no reading list!

Booksharing meets the first Wednesday of each month at noon at Fika Coffee House, 19559 E. Mainstreet, Parker.

Douglas County Libraries currently sponsors Great Books Discussion Groups at four libraries.

More than fifty years ago, the Great Books Movement started at the University of Chicago with the idea that ordinary people could meet and discuss the enduring ideas and issues found in classic writings. The Great Books Foundation promotes reading and conversation about great literature through discussion groups.

Literacy LogoFree GED Test Prep

6-8:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday nights, Parker Library

  • Instruction, assessment and practice tests.
  • In partnership with Colorado Educational Outreach.
  • Ages 17 and up, no registration required.

Meets the fourth Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome!

For more information, please email

Our selections for the next few months are:


The Daytime Book Club meets the first Tuesday of every month at 10 a.m. at James H. LaRue/Highlands Ranch Library.

Let us help you discover and preserve your family’s history!

We offer regular programming to support your efforts to research and record your genealogy. All are free, and many are drop-in programs. Come see what it's all about.

Meets the first Thursday of each month at noon for a brown bag discussion. New members welcome.

For more information, please call the library at 303-791-7323 and ask for Terri.

For the coming year, the group will be reading the following:

The group meets the first Thursday of every month from 7 - 8:30 p.m. in the quiet reading room upstairs, at the James H. LaRue Library in Highlands Ranch. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The group's selections for 2014 are: