Thanks to everyone who joined the festivities on May 20 as we celebrated the launch of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in the Estes Valley, set to deliver FREE monthly books to local kids under 5. Find out more about this program, made possible by Imagination Library Colorado, the State of Colorado, and a generous local donor to the Library Friends & Foundation.

Families signing up for the program, and kids enjoying face painting and balloon twisting.
Local band Lost Penny celebrated with live music, including their original song “Dolly Do”.
Kids painted oceans in the Makerspace for this year’s Summer Reading Program theme.
Every child signed up for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library receives The Little Engine that Could as their very first book.
Nadine Sekerez from the band Lost Penny poses with Dolly.