TeenTober is back by popular demand! We folded Teen Read Week and Teen Tech Week into one, big, month-long marvel of creepy, cool fun for teens ... and everything is FREE.
This year we are celebrating with “Strange & Unusual” events at our libraries and hair-raising reading recommendations galore. Check out chilling staff lists HERE, and our libraries will be hosting in-branch programs and offering free Take & Make Kits that you can enjoy at home. TeenTober programming will focus on creativity, STEAM, diversity, school success, and helping teens navigate the current world climate in a healthy way.
Share your TeenTober experiences with us by posting to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook and tag us @LVCCLD and use #TeenTober!
Honoring LGBTQ+ History Month: Read, Watch, Listen, Learn
This month, we celebrate our LGBTQ+ friends, family and neighbors, and recognize the extraordinary achievements of this community, from music, film, fashion and art to science, technology, law and human rights. Learn moreHERE.
This celebration of the written, spoken, and illustrated word is a must-see event. Special guests include Author & Humorist Fran Leibowitz and National Medal of the Arts Winner Sandra Cisneros, along with other authors of note, participating in panel discussions, book signings, readings, workshops, poetry, children’s literature, exhibitions, and special events. It is the largest literary event in Nevada and a fun day for the whole family!
The Las Vegas Book Festival is happening October 23, 2021 at the Historic Fifth Street School, located at 401 S. Fourth St. with virtual events beginning on October 18, 2021. Learn more at lasvegasbookfestival.com
Hispanic Heritage Month — Celebrate & Discover!
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: Enjoy FREE Movies, Magazines, Ebooks & More
Calling all bus riders in the Las Vegas metropolitan area! You can now access free movies, magazines, ebooks, and audiobooks on your commute thanks to a new partnership between the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) and the Library District. Just use the RTC’s free onboard WiFi to download the library’s Libby app onto any mobile device, and enjoy hundreds of items while you commute, at home, or anywhere on the go! Check it out HERE.
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
Seating in our venues is on a first-come, first-served basis and may be limited.
Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival is Back at Clark County Library
The Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival returns for a 13th year of comics, cosplay, workshops, and much, much, more on Saturday, November 6, 2021 at the Clark County Library. Shop our vendor courtyard filled with comic book stores and craft makers, then in our Artist Alley you can meet and support local and national creators. And be sure to dress in your finest cosplay! Plus, enjoy crafts, food trucks, workshops and lectures, movies, and music all day long. It’s everything you could ever want in a comic book festival and the event is FREE to attend. Join us for this annual celebration of all things comics!