The Friends of the Loveland Public Library hosts events of all sorts and sizes, from our yearly fundraiser classics to special red-letter events. Click on an event name at right to find out more.

Community activities and events funded by the Friends include:

  • Semi-Annual Used Book Sales
  • Loveland Lights, a celebration of winter holiday traditions
  • Loveland Loves to Read, an annual "one book/one community" program
  • Pints for the People, in conjunction with Loveland Aleworks

Upcoming Events

    • 19 May 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Rialto Theater, Loveland CO

    The Friends of the Loveland Public Library are helping to sponsor an event in celebration of Loveland's first Poet Laureate, Veronica Patterson.

    Veronica has published five collections of poetry, and is well known as a teacher, supporter, and promoter of the arts in Loveland. She serves as a mentor for many local writers. 

    The event organizers are accepting donations to fund the event through the Friends' donation page on our website. Select "Loveland Poet Laureate" under Fund/Program.

    • 24 Sep 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • Roberta Price Auditorium, Thompson Valley High School, Loveland CO

    Water in the West: A Conversation

    This year’s event presents a thematic approach to the issue of Water in the West, hosting two authors, with two books, and a supplementary reading list.

    Authors Paolo Bacigalupi (The Water Knife) and Patty Limerick (A Ditch in Time: The City, the West and Water) will have a conversation moderated by Brian Werner (Northern Colorado Water Conservation District) the evening of Tuesday, September 24, at Thompson Valley High School.

    Tickets (on sale in mid-May):
    Students - $10
    Friends of the Loveland Public Library members - $20
    General admission - $22
    Preferred seating - $30

    Click for more information.


    • 25 Sep 2019
    • 10:00 AM
    • Loveland Public Library

    Meet the authors, Paolo Bacigalupi and Patty Limerick, at Loveland Public Library.

    • 26 Sep 2019
    • Loveland Public Library

    Movie: “The Milagro Beanfield War”, Loveland Public Library, Thursday, Sept. 26th, time to be determined.

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