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January 8, 2013

Whether you have a new reader but don’t know how to download free books from the Library, or you aren’t sure which gadget you want to buy, Denver Public Library is offering free classes to help customers navigate the eBook and eReader world.

November 7, 2012

With the passing of ballot measure 2A by the Denver voters, the Denver Public Library plans to increase service hours by 40% in 2013.

October 12, 2012

Each year, DPL presents awards to African American men and women who have made an outstanding contribution to the Denver Metro area and who exemplify the ideals and spirit represented by Juanita Ross Gray’s commitment to the community. The nomination deadline is Nov 30, 2012.

October 11, 2012

Denver Public Library creates a Teen Tech Club, launches a new teen website, and receives grant to build ideaLAB, a state-of-the art digital media center for teens.

September 17, 2012

Denver Public Library partners with Community College of Denver and Denver Parks & Recreation to bring GED (General Educational Development) preparation classes into easily accessible recreation centers and libraries in the Elyria-Swansea, Sun Valley and Athmar Park neighborhoods.