New Board Members

Rampart Library District welcomes 2 new Board members! Sherry Carr taught elementary school, children’s literature and gifted classes for 25 years. She has lived in our District for over 10 years and is very involved in the community, including Rampart Rock ‘n Jazz, Mountain Arts Council, the Parks and Rec Advisory Board and Battle of … Continue reading

December is almost here!

Get in the holiday spirit at Woodland Park and Florissant Public Libraries! Both libraries are collection points for Community Cupboard so you can bring in your non perishable food items and unwrapped toys to benefit the less fortunate in our community. The book tree will again adorn the lobby of Woodland Park Public Library and … Continue reading

It’s November!

When November arrives the holidays are just around the corner and with that, all the hustle and bustle surrounding them. The library is your place of respite during this busy time; your home away from home. Come in and meet a friend, read the newspaper, learn something new, see a friendly face, use a computer … Continue reading

Book Sale Coming this December!

Please join your Woodland Park Friends of the Library for a Holiday Used Book Sale! For one day only, Saturday, December 6, browse our delightful collection of used coffee table books, nice cookbooks, children’s storybooks, fiction, and small gift books. We have books for the art enthusiast, gardener, crafter, astronomy aficionado, cook, wedding planner, travel … Continue reading

October is almost over…

Did you know that October is National Medical Librarians Month and Theological Libraries Month? October also is Canadian Library Month. October is a great month for libraries and books. Banned books week falls in October. We want to hear from you, how have libraries touched your life and opened new opportunities?

Star Wars Reads Day – This Friday!

That’s right! Star Wars Reads Day is this Friday, October 10! Join us at the Woodland Park Public Library in the Teen Room and Children’s Area. There will be lots of great fun and prizes! You can make your own Yoda ears or Princess Leia Buns, and a lightsaber, then take some awesome pics in … Continue reading

Looking for something to read?

Recommendations by Laurie B. “If you are interested in the early history of Montana, the Scottish immigrants and cattlemen who shaped the landscape and society, you will enjoy Ivan Doig’s novels. He is a master storyteller, weaving family history deftly against the Montana landscape. His use of language is startlingly adept. Any of his novels … Continue reading

Fall is Here!

What’s Happening at Your Libraries Fall is the perfect time to reaquaint yourself with the library. Come into either of our libraries in Woodland Park and Florissant and browse our shelves, read a magazine or newspaper, check out a book or movie, use a computer, get help from a friendly, knowledgeable librarian, attend a program … Continue reading

Happy Banned Books Week!

Books challenged by library patrons in 2013 across the country Here is the list of the top 10 “most challenged” books in 2013. The list was complied by the American Library Association, which defines a challenge as a formal written request to remove a book from the shelves of public and school libraries. Few if … Continue reading