This rich culture is recognized each year from September 15 - October 15,
to celebrate the creativity, contributions, and history of Hispanic people the world over.
We offer this special webpage to encourage discovery of new voices and perspectives and to celebrate our entire Latinx community. Click HERE to find free Library District programs, services, local and national resources, scholarship opportunities, and much more.
Bus Riders Now Enjoy FREE Movies, Magazines, Ebooks & More
Bus riders in the Las Vegas metropolitan area can now access free movies, magazines, ebooks, and audiobooks thanks to a new partnership between theRegional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) and the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District. Using the RTC’s free on board WiFi, riders can download the easy-to-use Libby app onto any mobile device, and enjoy hundreds of options to read and watch during their commute, at home, or anywhere on the go!
But this great new app isn’t limited to bus riders … anyone can download it and start enjoying a portion of our library materials, just by going to LVCCLD.org/Anywhere.
Kids & Teens: Introducing Axis 360 For All Your Digital Books!
Axis 360is your one-stop destination for ebooks and audiobooks for kids and teens. Available free with your library card, it’s our newest online resource and it makes the hunt for your next great read so easy, including popular fiction and nonfiction titles. Axis 360 will be replacing the OverDrive and the Libby app for accessing kids & teens titles. Please make note of your wish list and holds in Overdrive now and then starting on October 1, you can go to Axis 360 to start placing new holds! Here’s the timing:
October 1, 2021: Kids & teens ebooks will move to the Axis 360 website and app, and you can begin enjoying these materials.
October 13, 2021:Kids & teens audiobooks will then make the same move, and the transition will be complete.
January 2022:This transition to Axis 360 will also make it possible for CCSD students to access kids & teens titles directly through the school's Destiny Discover platform using their student ID, an important partnership for all!
Click HERE for more information about this transition to Axis 360.
Your Child's Art Could Win Them $1,000 for College
Enter the Nevada State Treasurer’s NVigate Art Contest, where kids & teens from Pre-K to 12th grade can submit their own original artwork for a chance to win a $1,000 college savings account! Enter now through October 15. A reception for the contest winners will be held at theWindmill Libraryon November 9, 2021.
Seating in our venues is on a first-come, first-served basis and may be limited.
Bilingual Musical Duo Returns!
This Latin Grammy Award-winning duo brings beats and rhythms from all over Latin America to the Library District, incorporating both English & Spanish languages seamlessly into their high-energy, interactive show. 123 Andrés will tour multiple branches over the course of three days so we can jump, dance, and discover in a bilingual setting! Great for children ages 3-5.
Our favorite Fall Festival has returned! Join us at Summerlin Library on Saturday, October 2 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. for live music featuring 123 Andrés, Kayla Santos, Justin Young, and the Swing It! Girls. There will also be tons of fun activities like pumpkin decorating, hand and arm painting, balloon artists, stilt animals, storytimes, psychic readings, food trucks, a book sale by the Library District Foundation, and craft vendors! For more information, please click HERE.